To: Students enrolling in the Griffin - Spalding County School System and students transferring within the Griffin - Spalding County School System.
ATTENTION: BEFORE YOU WITHDRAW OR TRANSFER READ THIS INFORMATION!
Welcome to Griffin - Spalding County Schools. Please read the following if you desire to participate in our interscholastic activities. You are eligible only if you:
Had a bona fide move and are living within our school district boundary.
Attended school last semester.
Passed five (5) full time subjects the previous semester.
Have earned 2.5 units that count towards graduation equivalent to years you have been in high school.
Have not attained your 19th birthday prior to May 1st preceding the year of participation.
Have completed a physical examination during the past 12 months and it is completed on the approved GHSD form and on file in our athletic office.
Were not ineligible at the previous school for academic or behavioral reasons.
Are not a professional athlete in the sport you with to compete.
ARE NOT MAKING A PERMISSIVE TRANSFER. You will be ineligible to participate in varsity sport, one act play, or literary activities, if you are transferring from one school in the Griffin - Spalding County School System to another Griffin - Spalding County School System on a permissive transfer. The student will be ineligible to participate for one (1) calendar year from the date of enrollment. A permissive transfer is defined as an allowance by a local board of education for student and/or parents to choose a school to attend without regard to the location of residence. A student transferring from member school to member school on a permissive transfer is considered a migrant student. GHSA 1.67 (a) p.20