The Palma School Athletic Council is responsible for the complete funding of all athletic activities at Palma School with the exception of coaching stipends. They also work to promote Palma Athletics and build a sense of community among the many Chieftain fans, working especially close with parents of current student-athletes.

The Athletic Council operates under the leadership of a President, Vice Presidents, a Novelties Chair, a Secretary, and a Treasurer.

Team School

Palma athletics have earned scores of championships, titles and awards over the decades. This is due to outstanding coaches who understand their sport and strive to teach the fundamentals. The brotherhood at Palma School exemplifies working and playing as a team and when combined with a solid work ethic, creates a powerful force on and off the field. In addition to skills and teamwork, sportsmanship and athletic ethics are taught and their compliance is demanded from everyone who represents Chieftain athletics.

Athletic Council Important Dates

  • June 26th (Fireworks Only) 6:00pm : hosted by Christy and Brian Johnson
  • July 10th 6:00pm : hosted by Christy and Brian Johnson
  • August 7th 6:00pm : hosted by Christy and Brian Johnson
  • September 11th 6:00pm : Pizza Factory
  • October 9th 6:00pm : Pizza Factory
  • November 13th 6:00pm : Palma Library
  • December 11th 6:00pm : Palma Library
For questions please email for more information. 

Athletics Council

Athletic Director
Palma is a private, college-preparatory school for boys in grades 7 through 12 owned and operated by the Christian Brothers Institute of California. Palma School is dedicated to providing young men an excellent education in a Roman Catholic environment that embraces the Essential Elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother Education and challenges each individual to develop spiritually, intellectually, morally, physically, and socially.