• Guidelines for Student Athletic and Extracurricular Eligibility



    QUICK REFERENCE FOR PROTECTING STUDENT ELIGIBILITY

    • Weekly eligibility card check.
    • Attendance to study sessions, if necessary.
    • Do not permit student participants to drop a course without first determining whether it will effect eligibility.
    • Be knowledgeable of the OHSAA and Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s eligibility requirements.
    • Insure that student participants are taking enough courses and achieving the GPA requirements in order to be eligible for the next grading period.
    • Work closely with principals, teachers, athletic directors and coaches.
    • Contact the athletic director or principal on questions pertaining to eligibility.

    STUDENTS’ EXPECTATIONS

    • Attend practices on a regular basis.
    • Attend classes on a regular basis.
    • Be punctual to classes.
    • Show good sportsmanship.
    • Seek academic assistance when necessary.

    COACHES/SPONSORS’ EXPECTATIONS

    • Conduct safe and positive practice sessions.
    • Emphasize regular attendance.
    • Monitor student eligibility.
    • Encourage child to improve through skill and development.

    PARENTS’ EXPECTATIONS

    • Encourage regular attendance to school
    • Encourage regular attendance at all practices.
    • Encourage good citizenship and sportsmanship.