ACADEMIC ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: The scholar must pass all classes (minimum of 5) at the end of each grading period (semester grades are used at end of the 2nd and 4th 9-week period). Scholars must be enrolled in 5 classes. Exceptions are available for a senior on-line to graduate. Seniors must be enrolled in a minimum of 4 classes. Contact the athletic department for clarification.
CODE OF CONDUCT: Participation in athletics in Mesa Public Schools is regarded as a privilege. With this privilege, scholar athletes are expected to adhere to a high standard of behavior. All scholar athletes shall abide by a code of ethics that will earn them the honor and respect that participation and competition in athletics affords.
HOME SCHOOLED: Home schooled students must be registered with the State Department of Education. If registered, home schooled students are eligible in the school attendance zone in which they reside. Home schooled students must meet all other conditions of athletic eligibility including academic requirements.
AGE LIMIT: If a scholar becomes 19 years of age after September 1st, they are eligible to compete for the remainder of the school year. A scholar athlete is only eligible for eight semesters from the time of enrollment in the 9th grade. The 7th and 8th semesters must be consecutive.