Expectations

 

By the first season practice, you must:

·         Complete and return a Cross Country Handout Contract.

·         Complete Online Athletic Eligibility at “www.familyid.com/organizations/washington-high-school”.

·         Complete and return a Physical Form within the last 2 years.

·         Purchase an ASB Card within the current school year.

·         Purchase Equipment.

 

You must participate in all of the practices and compete in all of the meets.

·         If you are absent from 10 practices or don’t compete in 3 meets, then you will be permanently removed from the team.

·         If you are absent, then a parent must excuse you.

o   If an absence is not excused and we have a home meet, then you can’t compete and you must be a meet helper.

o   If an absence is not excused and we have an away meet, then you can’t compete and you will not be allowed to travel with the team.

o   These will count against your 10 missed practices and 3 missed meets.

·         If you are physically unable to complete a practice, then you will be sent home and you must see the trainer or a doctor before participating in practice the next day.

·         If you are injured, then you still must attend practices in order to complete alternative workouts and you still must attend meets as a helper.

o   These will not count against your 10 missed practices or 3 missed meets.

·         If you are failing 2 or more classes at grade checks, then you still must participate in practices but you can’t compete until you are passing at least 5 classes.

o   If we have a home meet, then you must be a meet helper.

o   If we have an away meet, then you will not be allowed to travel with the team.

·         If you are being disrespectful or you don’t give full effort, then you will be sent home and you can’t compete in the next meet.

o   If we have a home meet, then you must be a meet helper.

o   If we have an away meet, then you will not be allowed to travel with the team.

 

You must abide by all Washington High School, Franklin Pierce School District, and Washington Interscholastic Activities Association rules.  Failure to abide by these rules can result in being unable to participate in practices, being unable to compete in meets, and/or being permanently removed from the team.

·         Some examples include;

o   You must attend the entire period of all classes, unless you have a school-related field trip or you have a doctor/dentist appointment.

o   You must not participate in abusive, bullying, harassing, or hazing behavior.

o   You must not use alcohol, drugs, or tobacco.

o   You must not be present where alcohol, drugs, or tobacco are being used by others.