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Schoolyard FALL Season Highlights


Schoolyard sessions will be held on
Saturdays from 9-10am. The fall program starts September 9th and ends October 28th. There will be no additional training sessions or games. Children are assigned to a group, each group will need one or two volunteer Parent Leads. Our time on the field will consist of warm up activities for the entire group, followed by a 20 minute “game”. 

Registration fee includes uniform and basic photo package.

Registration fee DOES NOT INCLUDE:
occer Ball - players will bring their own size 3 soccer ball.  Please mark your soccer ball so that you can identify it. Last name and phone #.
Shin Guards - AYSO National states that all players must wear shin guards to participate in our games. 

While cleats are recommended, they are not required.

For safety reasons, players may not wear any jewelry during games. This includes pierced earrings.
We will have Porta Potties on the field. Porta Potties! Take care of things before you come to the field. 

No babies allowed in carriers when parents are assisting with the program.

Remember you must have completed the volunteer form and Safe Haven Class before the start of the first session if you're planning on helping out on the field. 

SchooolYard Program

About 5U Program - SchoolYard Division

Our SchoolYard Program is for children 4 years old and is loved by everyone! The SchoolYard Program was developed with the assistance of child psychologists and US Soccer.  The objective of the program is to provide young players and their parents with a “pressure free” introduction to the beautiful and simple game of soccer.  At this age, players should be exposed to soccer by playing simple, fun activities and games that require little or no practice and a minimal time commitment.

Each session will end with a 20 minute small-sided game to be overseen by the group leader. Most importantly, allow the players to play without coaching or teaching them as this experience is designed to expose them to soccer, not to begin developing them. The two goals of the program are to (1) allow the players to enjoy the activities and (2) to let the game be the teacher.

In SchoolYard Soccer, goals are not counted to determine who wins - every player is a winner. Young players need to get a feel for the ball and the field, so even though there are adults all around and many opportunities to offer instruction, the emphasis is on fun and play. It’s a different kind of game in U-5, but the children still wear jerseys or pinnies, cleats and shin guards. Best of all, they find out that soccer is something they can do.

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Contact Us

Pacifica AYSO 157

PO Box 615 
PACIFICA, California 94044

Email Us: [email protected]
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