DC Calverton Soccer

What is the D.C. Calverton Program?

D.C. United Academy has elevated the standard of player development in partnership with The Calverton School creating D.C. Calverton Soccer Club. This club team, affiliated with D.C. United's Academy, provides opportunities for highly motivated domestic and international soccer players to challenge themselves in order to pursue soccer and education at the next level (collegiate or professional). Combining high level academics with high level athletics is what D.C. Calverton is all about. We nurture aspiring professional players at the Under-14 to Under-18 level from the Mid-Atlantic region, across the country, and around the globe. Located twenty-five miles outside of Washington, D.C., The Calverton School campus boasts the One World Residential Village and four athletic playing fields. The program will include 5-day and 7-day Residential Programs for domestic and international student-athletes, along with a Day Program option for local student-athletes. Whether living on campus or off, all programs allow for both morning and afternoon training sessions. With the affiliation with D.C. United, D.C. Calverton will offer athletes an unmatched playing experience, opportunities, and exposure.

Program Highlights:

Boarding & Day Students (Grades 8th-12th)

  • Players will be placed on Calverton's Upper School team and D.C. Calverton club team.
  • Open to day and boarding students.
  • Both 5-day and 7-day Residence Programs are available in Calverton's One World Residential Village.
  • Players live in a controlled environment which promotes an academic and athletic lifestyle to maximize the potential of a developing professional.
  • Academic schedules will allow for am and pm training sessions throughout the week.
  • The Calverton School provides rigorous academic to keep our players challenged academically through their International Baccalaureate Program.
  • Players receive professional soccer instruction from D.C. United's Academy staff.
  • The Calverton School provides remarkable facilities including 2 Bermuda grass fields, 1 stadium turf field, and a gymnasium.

Financial Aid: The Calverton School can offer financial aid for prospective student-athletes. All applications for financial aid will be reviewed by the school and club.

Yearly Outlook

D.C. Calverton trains and competes year round starting in August and finishing in June. Enrolling into this program also includes an additional 3 training sessions a week in the morning for the duration of the school year.

The school/soccer year is split up into two different parts. One being the high school season and the second being the club season. Below is a typical yearly outlook for student athletes enrolled in the program.

August- October

Morning training 3 times a week

High School Training 3-4 times per week

High School Games 1-2 times per week

Scrimmages/Tournaments (TBD depending on schedule)

November-June

Morning Training 3 times per week

Club Training 3-4 times per week

Scrimmages/Tournaments/Showcases (subject to availability)

Club Games 1 Per week


For Information on the D.C. Calverton Soccer Program and The Calverton School Residential Program Please Contact:

Jason Boxx, DC United Residential Program Coordinator -jboxx@calvertonschool.org

The application process includes completing both the Academy Soccer Application and The Calverton School Application. Both applications need to be completed prior to any consideration for admittance into the program.

Roster

Emery, Michael (Tyler) Defender. Midfielder

Ferrante, Nicholas- Defender 2021

Foster, Nathan- Midfielder/Forward 2021

Frias, Tristan- Midfielder 2020

Furbert, Nathan- Defender 2021

Hernandez, Bradley- Defender/Midfield 2020

Jones-Tyrell, Jamori- Forward 2021

Lugo Elibox, Christen- Midfielder 2021

Rivers, Ethan- Midfielder

Simmons, Stefan- Defender

Valasse-Paul, Samario- Midfielder

Warner, Jazir- Midfielder

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News List

Come out and support Calverton Sophomore, Charlie Blocksidge, and Team Finish the Fight as they begin their journey of philanthropy! Their Winter Festival will be benefiting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

To find out more information and to donate on behalf of Finish the Fight 2019 Click Here

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We are proud to announce, Julian Jackson, Calverton Class of 2022 was awarded the 2018 President's Volunteer Service Award by completing over 100 service hours in 2018.

He earned the Gold Award by regularly volunteering in his community. Julian was a Peer Leader in a Special Needs Sunday School class and assisted at the Charles County Humane Society.

The President's Volunteer Service Award is an initiative of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) and is administered by Points of Light. Through a shared mission of inspiring more to answer the call to service, the President's Volunteer Service Award celebrates the impact we can all make in bettering our communities and our world.

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