The Anthony Middle School is an active member of the Arkansas Activities Association. Middle School basketball practices begin in October, and the season is complete with an annual tournament held at the Anthony School.
The Middle School competes against both private and public schools. A typical season consists of around 12-14 regular season games plus two invitational tournaments. Practices are typically after school and are directed by the head coaches of their respected sport.
The program emphasizes fundamentals for a solid foundation to facilitate a smooth transition into high school basketball.