ELIGIBILITY OF ATHLETES
In order for a student to participate on a Loudoun County Public School athletic team, each athlete must have satisfied all of the scholastic eligibility requirements prior to participation.
These regulations state that all athletes:
Cannot receive money or awards for playing,
Cannot sign a contract to play professional sports while they still maintain high school eligibility,
Cannot be 19 on or before August 1st of the current year,
Must pass five courses the previous semester and be currently taking five courses,
Must not have more than a total of eight consecutive semesters of eligibility after he/she enters the 9th grade for the first time,
Must abide by the school training rules,
May not repeat courses for eligibility purposes for which credit has been previously awarded.
Must attend school the day of the game, and
Must be in school by 9:15 a.m. unless he/she has an administrative excuse or doctor's appointment and provides the school with a doctor’s note.
Eighth grade students who become 14 years of age by September 1 are eligible for sub-varsity athletics at the high school they would attend.
Any student that is academically ineligible for the winter sport tryouts will remain ineligible for the entire winter season.
Must complete and turn in the following forms before trying out for a sport team:
* Virginia High School League Physical Form
* Acknowledgement of Risk/Parent Consent Form/Insurance Notification
* LCPS Athletic Training Rules/Acknowledgement of Athletic Handbook Rules and Regulations
* Concussion Protocol/ImPact Testing Signature Page