An independent day school for grades 6-12
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By the Numbers


Sports Offered 11
Total Teams 22
Gryphons that play 80%
Gryphons playing 2+ sports 40%
League Championships since 2008 13
Central Coast Section Champs since 2008 9

Sports Offered 9
Total Teams 26
"No Cut" Sports 100%
Gryphons that learn, play, and compete 100%

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What Does it Mean to be an Athlete at CSUS?

It means...

Excellence. Professional coaching, skill development and competition thrive in tandem with Crystal’s program of academic excellence. First class field, court, and training facilities are just steps away from its classrooms.

Opportunity. Gryphons choose among 26 teams in 9 sports for Middle School, and 22 teams in 11 sports for Upper School.

Versatility. As a Gryphon, you have the opportunity to play multiple sports across the school year, and across your school career.  

Possibility. Whether you’re an All-Star or just getting started, there’s a competitive team for every Gryphon.
Support.  If you’re committed to a sport beyond school, CSUS has training facilities and sports medicine expertise that support your passion for athletics.

Achievement. Crystal has won section championships in Volleyball, Track and Field, Baseball, and in 2016  — for the fifth straight year — Cross Country. Gryphons have also won multiple league championships in volleyball, soccer, tennis, baseball and softball.

The purpose of the Crystal Athletics program is to help students become their best selves through participation in competitive athletics. Aligned with the school’s commitment to excellence in academics, Crystal Athletics focuses on personal growth and skill development by cultivating discipline, sportsmanship, leadership, teamwork and character. Crystal Athletics enriches the student experience for both participants and the entire Crystal Community.


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Job Openings

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  • Coaches: Badminton, Golf, Swimming, Tennis

    Coaches needed for the spring season:
    • Varsity Boys Tennis Coach
    • Varsity Swim Coach
    • Varsity Golf Coach
    • Varsity Badminton Coach

    Crystal Springs Uplands School an independent, coeducational, college preparatory day school for grades 6-12 school in Hillsborough, seeks varsity head coaches for the 2018 spring season.

    Practices begin mid-February and run through mid-May. Coaches will need to be available from 3:45-5:45 Monday through Fridays for practices. There will be 15-20 games held after school.

    In addition to having strong sports knowledge and experience, coaching candidates must be professional, positive, and must be available in the afternoon for practices and games.

    Strong candidates for this position must be at least 21 years old, and prior coaching experience is preferred. Coaches are expected to be present at every practice, event, and competition during the season. This coaching position is a temporary seasonal position.

    Before beginning work at Crystal Springs, and a condition of employment, all employees must be fingerprinted, have a current CPR certification and provide a copy of a negative TB test. Prospective coaches must also have a clean driving record as driving a van is a condition of employment.

    Interested applicants should fax (650-342-6151) or email resume and cover letter to:

    Rob Cannone
    Interim Director of Athletics
    Crystal Springs Uplands School
    400 Uplands Drive
    Hillsborough, CA  94010

Crystal Springs Uplands School

General: (650) 342-4175 |
Admission Inquiries:
Middle School
10 Davis Drive
Belmont, CA 94002
(650) 342-4175 x1000
Upper School
400 Uplands Drive
Hillsborough, CA 94010
(650) 342-4175