SCHOLASTIC ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

In order to be eligible in grades 7-12, the student must be currently enrolled at Licking Heights and must have been enrolled in a school the immediately preceding grading period. In addition to the eligibility requirements established by the Ohio High School Athletics Association, to be eligible for any interscholastic extra-curricular activity, a student must have maintained at least a 2.0 grade point average for the grading period prior to the grading period in which she/he wishes to participate.

To be eligible in any nine-week period, the participant must have passed FIVE one credit courses or the equivalent in the preceding grading period and have earned a 2.0 GPA. Scholastic deficiencies at the end of any semester cannot be removed by summer school, night school, special examinations, tutoring, etc., in order to obtain eligibility.

The eligibility of a student continues until the start of the fifth school day of the next grading period, at which time the grades from the immediately preceding grading period become effective.

A student enrolling in the seventh grade for the first time will be eligible for the first grading period regardless of previous academic achievement. Effective at the end of the first grading period seventh and eighth grade students must pass a minimum of FIVE one credit courses of all subjects taken the preceding grading period and earn a 2.0 GPA.

A student enrolling in the 9th grade for the first time must have been enrolled in school the immediately preceding grading period of his/her eighth grade year. Effective at the end of the forth grading period of their eighth grade year 9th grade students must have passed a minimum of FIVE one credit courses of all subjects taken and have a 2.0 GPA.

To participate in any extra-curricular activity a student must be in school all day on the day of the activity. Saturday events will refer back to Friday’s attendance for participation. Rare exceptions to this policy may be made with prior notification and approval by the principal and/or designee’s with written verification of the need for the absence (for example, but not limited to, medical appointment, court appearances, etc.) Activity is defined as any practice, contest, open gym/field, weight lifting, and conditioning.

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