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Middle School
1900 Denton Street | La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 | 608-789-7670 | Fax: 608-789-7975





This picture shows an american football manufactured by Wilson lying on a football field. The football has the typical brown and redish color with some white lines painted on it and white laces on the top.




Football is open to all Longfellow/LDI students in 7th & 8th Grade.

First Day of Practice:
First Day of School, Tuesday, September 3rd- Full Pads 3:00 – 4:45 pm on field

All students participating in athletics at Longfellow/LDI must complete the online registration and submit a sport physical. Click on the links below:


Sports Physical Form



  • Before the first practice each athlete must have completed the online registration and have a sport physical on file.
  • All athletes must have 3 days of non-padded practice before they may participate in any contact.
  • All athletes must have 14 days of practice before they participate in a game.
  • Athletes are encouraged to bring water bottles to practice to decrease time lost waiting in line for a drink at the drinking fountain.
  • All practices during the school year will begin promptly at 3:00 and end as closely to 4:45 pm as possible.
  • Most 7th Grade games are played on Tuesdays.
  • Most 8th Grade games are played on Thursdays.
  • *There may be some exceptions based on scheduling availability with other schools.
  • Check the Longfellow website Activity Calendar on the main page for the for the 2015 game schedule.



Mr. Barth, Head Coach,, 608.789.3558

Mr. Curtis, Mr. Zimmerman


Athletic Director:
Mike Brudos



Practices and Schedules are posted to the Longfellow/LDI Activities Calendar.  Click on “Notify Me” to be notified of schedule changes.  Click on “Subscribe” to subscribe to the calendar.