Clearance and Eligibility Information

 Academic Eligibility Dates


Student-athletes must have at least a 2.0 GPA (unweighted), be passing at least 25 credits, and have no more than one failing grade to be academically eligible to participate in contests.  Eligibility criteria is evaluated for the most recently completed grading period (six weeks) and is not based on a student’s cumulative academic performance.

Eligibility dates indicate the days upon which changes in eligibility status take effect.  The eligibility dates for 2016-2017 are as follows:

  • September 29, 2016
  • November 16, 2016
  • January 12, 2017
  • February 23, 2017
  • April 13, 2017

Athletic Clearance Forms


Students must complete the Athletic Clearance Packet prior to participation.  Forms may be accessed on the District website at http://www.smuhsd.org/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&vpid=1342583008305  or  can be picked up in person in the Health Office.  Forms must be returned to the Health Office (located inside the Main Office).  Please contact our Health Aide, James Madison, with any questions related to athletic clearance.

Transfer Students


All transfer need to complete paperwork before you can participate in athletic contests.  Please contact the Athletic Director for assistance by emailing bstevenson@smuhsd.org

Expectations & Summer Workouts


All students who wish to participate in summer workouts with any of our athletic teams must be medically cleared to participate.  This includes returning students as well as incoming freshmen.  Our Health Aide, James Madison, will begin clearing athletes for summer workouts beginning on … (READ MORE)