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Soccer (Boys and Girls)Track (Boys and Girls)Academic RequirementsCOMPETITIVE INTERSCHOLASTIC ACTIVITIES IN GRADES 6 - 8.
Student Eligibility(I) For determining student eligibility, the grading period shall be a semester. The same period shall also be the minimum length of the ineligibility period.(II) Students participating in competitive interscholastic activities shall pass a minimum of 70% of courses carrying credit toward grade promotion in the semester immediately preceding participation.APS Policy DOES NOT allow 6th grade students to participate in FOOTBALL ONLY. They are allowed to try-out for the other sports.
Other RequirementsTo participate in sports at King, students must complete and turn in:1. Enrolled student at King Middle School2. Examination and Permit card (Parents' consent form)3. Physical form - A doctor's examination is required. Physical can be obtained through your child's Pediatrician, at Whitefoord Clinic (King Middle School location) Wednesday Mornings and Friday Afternoons. The cost is $25.00 for a sport's physical, or at the Little Clinic in the Kroger on Glenwood Ave across from Maynard Jackson High School. The cost is $29.00 for a sport's physical. The Little Clinic is open 7 days a week, no appointment needed.The form is good for one year and covers all sports.3. Insurance verification. See King's Athletic Director, Anthony Robinson, or the team's coach to verify personal insurance coverage or select APS coverage.