Student Life


An Inclusive Three Season Program

Archmere sponsors a comprehensive program of competitive athletics at the high school level, offering:
  • 11 varsity sports for male students
  • 11 varsity sports for female students
  • 2 co-ed varsity sports
Note: Cheerleading (co-ed) is not officially recognized by the DIAA but is still considered a varsity sport.
Archmere also sponsors junior varsity teams in most sports provided adequate funding is available and the number of participants is sufficient to conduct meaningful practices and competitions. Students who satisfy all Archmere and DIAA eligibility requirements may participate in the following sports:
Visit for all sports schedules, teams, coaches, and contact information, as well as any other details about a current Archmere sports team.
Although student involvement in athletics is voluntary, approximately 90% of the student body competes in interscholastic sports. Our dedicated athletic staff views coaching as a professional commitment and the Archmere athletic experience as an extension of classroom learning.

Current Sports Offerings

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  • Fall Sports

    Cross Country (Boys & Girls)
    Field Hockey
    Soccer (Boys)
    Volleyball (Girls)
  • Winter Sports

    Basketball (Boys & Girls)
    Indoor Track (Boys & Girls)
    Swimming (Boys & Girls)
  • Spring Sports

    Lacrosse (Boys & Girls)
    Soccer (Girls)
    Tennis (Boys & Girls)
    Track (Boys & Girls)
    Volleyball (Boys)
Archmere Academy is a private, Catholic, college preparatory co-educational academy,
grades 9-12 founded in 1932 by the Norbertine Fathers.