Policy JJD: Student Assessment for Participating in Athletic Programs (Region)

The Regional Schools maintain a comprehensive program of after schoolathletics for students in the middle school and high school.

To assist in the support of this program, each student participatingin a sport will be assessed a fee to offset the costs in that sport.The assessment schedule will be approved by the School Committee beforeimplementation.

Funds collected as a result of this assessment will be deposited in the Athletic Revolving Fund.

The Superintendent of Schools, or his/her administrative designee, isauthorized to waive this assessment in individual cases of financialhardship.

Failure to settle this assessment prior to the first scheduledtryout/practice may result in a student being declared ineligible forparticipation.

LEGAL REF:

MGL 71:47

Region Voted to Approve: 8/15/06
Amherst Voted to Approve:
Pelham Voted to Approve:
Effective Date: 8/15/06