ATHLETIC BOOSTER MEMBERS NEEDED! PLEASE CONTACT OUR ATHLETIC DIRECTOR, MR. DARRICK MCNEILL, IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN JOINING THE SMS BOOSTER CLUB FOR THE UPCOMING 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR!
INTERESTED IN TRYING OUT FOR A SPORTS TEAM AT SMS DURING THE 2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR?? IF SO, CHECK OUT THE INFORMATION BELOW...
Athletic Eligibility: No 6th graders are to participate, regardless of age. 6th graders promoted to 7th grade will be eligible to play the first 9 weeks.
Academics: Students in grades 7(after 1st 9 weeks) and 8th, in order to be eligible for athletics, MUST meet local promotion standards and MUST have at least a C overall average for the previous grading period.
Attendance: Students cannot miss more than 13 school days in the previous semester. If so, they are ineligible to tryout or make the team.
Legal Birth & Age Limits: A student shall NOT participate on a 7th or 8th grade middle school team if he/she becomes 15 years of age ON OR BEFORE AUGUST 31 of said school year.
Legal Residency: You must live in the Smithfield Middle district or have transferred paperwork filed with the county office.
Medical Examination: The student must receive a medical examination signed by a licensed medical doctor each year (365 days). Signed concussion form and physical form must be turned into coaches before student can tryout or participate.
Athletic Insurance- Click on the following link http://www.k12studentinsurance.com/
Clink the links at the bottom of the page for physical and concussion forms.