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Lower Merion School District

Off-Canvas

Athletic Training Rules

The training rules below shall apply to all high school teams. The training rules are an extension of the Student Rights and Responsibilities guidelines for the extra-curricular program. The students are volunteering to participate on an athletic team and are expected to maintain a higher degree of conduct. Excellent physical and mental condition is necessary for high performance of athletes as well as protecting personal health and safety of the participants

  • Smoking or using tobacco in any form at any time or place is prohibited.
  • Drinking alcoholic beverages at any time or place is prohibited.
  • The illegal use of drugs at any time or place is prohibited.

Proof of a first violation of any or more of the above will result in immediate suspension from the team. Proof of a second violation of any one or more of the above will result in immediate dismissal from the team. Prior to dismissal, the head coach will inform the Principal, Athletic Director, and parents. Any decision is subject to appeal by the participant or parents through the school Principal and, if desired, the Superintendent of Schools.