6th, 7th, & 8th Graders who meet the Eligibility rules may tryout for sports. Below are just a few of the requirements:
MONEY OWED TO JSWStudents that owe money to JSW (outstanding cafeteria balances, school pictures, library books, etc.) will not be allowed to attend or participate in extracurricular events, including athletics.
- They must not have had more than 13.5 total absences in the semester prior to athletic participation.
- Must have passed a minimum of 3 out of 4 core courses during prior semester (Math & Langauge Arts + Science &/or Social Studies)
- Must have a current Physical on file.
THRIFTSHOP WORKNIGHTS FOR ATHLETICS
REQUIRED THRIFTSHOP HOURS FOR JSW ATHLETES1 Sport - 3 worknights/dropboxes = 9 Hours2 Sports - 4 worknights/dropboxes = 12 Hours3 Sports - 5 worknights/dropboxes = 15 HoursFall Sports hours due by November 5thWinter Sports hours due by January 31stSpring Sports hours due by April 29thIf students are participating in more than one sport, the hours for that season are due during the season.Working in July or August earns double time for the athlete & anyone working with them.
The funds raised are for purchasing uniforms as needed, pay officials, transportation to away games, & items needed for each sport.