Athletic Eligibility

Eligibility Requirements

  • All student-athletes must be enrolled in 25 hours of courses per semester.

  • To maintain eligibility, students must not be failing more than one class per week, failing=1.5 or below.

  • Eligibility will be pulled every Wednesday at 12 PM.  Students who are identified as ineligible on the weekly eligibility check will have until the following Monday at 12 PM to improve failing grades.  Ineligible athletes will not be allowed to compete for one full week beginning Monday at 12PM-Saturday of that week.

  •  Athletes must attend school at least half of the day in order to participate in practice or athletic competitions scheduled for that date.  Exceptions such as family emergencies must be cleared through the Athletic Director’s office. 

  • Athletes may regain eligibility by earning credit in summer school courses. Summer school credits must be in courses that were failed; meet graduation requirements for PSD and equivalent credits must be completed by the Thursday prior to Labor Day of the fall term.

  • Athletes who turn 19 prior to August 1 are ineligible for competition/practice.

  • Freshmen athletes (ninth graders) must have eight consecutive semesters of eligibility and meet the eligibility guidelines stated by CHSAA.

  • Make-up work: Athletes are allowed one day for each day missed to complete make-up work.

  • Athletes transferring schools must meet CHSAA regulations governing the terms of their eligibility.

PSD does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran status, age or disability in access or admission to, or treatment or employment in, its programs or activities. A lack of English speaking skills will not be a barrier to admission or participation.