Section 7 - Students

  • Activities

    Policy 7:300

    Extracurricular Athletics

    Student participation in school-sponsored extracurricular athletic activities is contingent upon the following:
    1. The student must meet the academic criteria set forth in the Board policy on Extracurricular and Co-Curricular Activities.
    2. Written permission must be given by the parent(s)/guardian(s) for the student's participation, giving the District full waiver of responsibility of the risks involved.
    3. A physical examination of the student must be conducted by a physician and an accompanying written statement assuring that the student's health status allows for active athletic participation must be submitted to the District.
    4. The student must show proof of accident insurance coverage either by a policy purchased through the District-approved insurance plan or a parent(s)/guardian(s) written statement that the student is covered under a family insurance plan.

    The Superintendent or designee shall maintain the necessary records to ensure student compliance with this policy.


    LEGAL REF.:


    105 ILCS 5/10-20.30.
    23 Ill. Admin. Code § 1.530(b).


    CROSS REF.:

     

    4:170 (Safety), 6:190 (Extracurricular and Co-Curricular Activities), 7:240
    (Conduct Code for Participants in Extracurricular Activities)

     

    ADOPTED:

     

    May 20, 2002