Practices and competitions are held up to six days per week and on non-school days including fall break, winter break, spring break and summer break. Season start dates are determined by the MSHSL and affect all schools in the state.
The School Board of Independent School District No. 834, Stillwater Area Public Schools, took action on December 20, 2018 to approve budget adjustments for the 2019-2020 school year. One approved item would require individual users to pay credit card transaction fees beginning July 1, 2019, when making payments for athletic, activities and other fees related to the general fund through FeePay, the School District's online payment system. (4.29% per transaction)