Mauston High School Administration PRINCIPAL Mr. Jim Dillin x 4424 ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL Mr. Joel Heesch x 4425 ATHLETIC DIRECTOR Mr. Randy Gyllin x 4442
VISION Participation in sports & activities is complimentary to other areas of education, developing life-long skills, abilities and interests.
MISSION To provide experiences that help develop boys and girls physically, mentally, socially and emotionally.
Fall All-Conference Cross Country - Boys and Girls SCC Champs - Girls Sectional Champs – State Qualifiers - Boys Runner-up- State Qualifiers - 13 Individual All-Conference Recipients Football - 7 Individual All-Conference Recipients Volleyball - 3 Individual All-Conference Recipients Girls Tennis - 1 All-Conference Award Recipients Boys Soccer - Unaffiliated Conference
Handouts at the Door Optional Insurance Forms/ WIAA Banned Substances WIAA Eligibility Information - Green Code of Conduct – White Condensed Version – Buff Physical Card – Green Alternate Year – Buff Sports Fees -White Free and Reduced Lunch Form – White Signature Form/ Medical Release -Green Concusion/Signature Form - Golden Rod
Athletic Trainer Jason Nutall Hours: 3:00 to 5:30 pm Days Vary
How to Get Information District Web-Page –www.maustonschools.orgwww. MHS Sports Schedule –http://www.southcentralwisco nsin.orghttp://www.southcentralwisco nsin.org Facebook – MaustonAthletics Mauston School District Twitter - @MaustonPride WIAA – www.wiaawi.org
Ticket Prices /Event Passes South Central Conference Ticket Price is $4.00 for adults and students Student Pass purchased in each buildings front office $15 (MHS Students are FREE) May not be Used for WIAA Tournament Events Where Can I Purchase a Pass? Randy Gyllin at Mauston High School
GEABC INC GOLDEN EAGLE ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB $35.00 SUPPORTING MEMBER = 1 FREE PASS $60.00 WHITE CORPORATE MEMBER = 2 FREE PASSES $135.00 BLUE CORPORATE MEMBER = 5 FREE PASSES PLEASE SEE BOOSTER CLUB REPRESENTATIVE TO SIGN UP!!
Athletic Obligations All students must have all necessary forms into the office before he/she is allowed to practice or compete. 1.WIAA Physical Exam OR Alternate Year Form 2.Athletic Fees must be PAID before competition. PLEASE SUBMIT FEES TO CINDY GRUEN IN MAUSTON SCHOOL DISTRICT CENTRAL OFFICE. 3.Completed signature page with concussion information (new)
Code of Conduct Rules Effective Period The MHS Code of Conduct is in effect for 12 months of the year by WIAA RULE The MHS Code of Conduct has a system of due process and appeals. You may find a posted copy online under MHS Athletic Department.
III. DEFINITION OF CO-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES Co-curricular activities include any school related organized activity that is offered outside of academic class requirements. Co-curricular activities for grades 9-12 are divided into five distinct categories. School district policies and school rules govern all student activities. In addition, each category has unique rules and expectations which regulate participation. Category 1 - Athletics Category 2 – Competitive Activities (for example – Art Club/Show, Academic Decathlon, Forensics, Math Team, Powerlifting, Cheerleading, Dance Team) Category 3 – Leadership & Public Recognition Activities (for example – AFS, Badger Boys/Girls, Courts (Homecoming, Winterfest, Prom, etc.), Commencement Speakers, Class Officers, Drama Club, FACT, FBLA, FFA, Key Club, Link Crew, NHS, Student Council, and School Musical) Category 4 – Music/Class Related Activities (for example – Band, Choir, Dramatic Lit., Pep Band, Show Choir, Yearbook) Category 5 - Intramural and Interest Clubs (for example – French Club, Newspaper, Spanish Club, Literary Magazine)
IV. ELIGIBILITY RULES D. Academic Rules A student must meet the School District of Mauston, Department of Public Instruction, and WIAA requirements defining a full- time student and have received no failing grade (including incompletes) in the most recent grade reporting period/term.
Scholastic Requirements for Eligibility Attendance Students are expected to be in school the entire day in order to practice or participate. Exceptions: Professional pre-arranged appt., school trips, funerals, early dismissals, or family emergency Grading Students are EXPECTED to pass all coursework. See Code for further details on probation and ineligibility.
First Term Grades The coach/advisor will inform the student and parent of ineligibility at the end of any grading period. A student who becomes academically ineligible with one (1) F may regain eligibility by meeting the academic standard following a period of seven (7) scheduled school days and nights of ineligibility. On the 8 th day, students will become eligible if: The signed verification report is on file The student is passing all courses ***The student-athlete can still participate in practice during the first 7 days, but if passing grades are not received on that 7 th day, they are not able to practice anymore.
First Term Grades The coach/advisor will inform the student and parent of ineligibility at the end of any grading period. A student who becomes academically ineligible with two (2) F’s may regain eligibility by meeting the academic standard following a period of seven (15) scheduled school days and nights of ineligibility. A student who desires to participate in an activity, will adhere to the following guidelines: –On the 8th school day, the student will be eligible to participate if: The signed verification report is on file The student is passing all courses ***The student-athlete can still participate in practice during the first 15 days, but if passing grades are not received on that 15 th day, they are not able to practice anymore.
Progress Grades Students receiving one or more failure at the time of progress reports are required to submit to their advisor/coach a verification statement from the teacher indicating a passing grade. If the student cannot meet the eligibility requirement or receives more than one failing grade, they are ineligible from further competition until passing marks are verified.
Attendance E. Attendance Rules All students must be in school ALL DAY of scheduled events and/or practice in order to participate unless arrangements have been made through the principal’s and/or Athletic Director’s office prior to the event. Failure to be in attendance as stated will result in non-participation in all co-curricular events and practices that day. If a student is more than 15 minutes late to their any class, they are considered absent per the high school attendance policy. Students are not permitted to leave campus during lunch in order to maintain all day attendance.
2014-2015 Code of Conduct Changes D. Major Rule/Conduct Infractions 6. Possession, consumption, displaying or selling any tobacco products, tobacco look alike products, nicotine based products, tobacco related devices, or electronic cigarettes at any time on school property, off campus- school sponsored events.
VI. GUIDESLINES FOR PENALTIES C. A student that is suspended for a Major Rule/Conduct Infraction during the season, of which he/she is participating or is serving a suspension from a prior infraction during the season will NOT be eligible for any Post Season Awards. This will be enforced whether they are self referred or the penalty is reducted.
Responsibilities All students may have the privilege to participate in extra curricular activities if he/she is willing to assume certain responsibilities. There will be emphasis on tardiness to school and class as well as expectations for classroom discipline. Participants are held to a higher standard. Participants must abide by the Code of Conduct year round and eligibility requirements of MHS and the WIAA in order to maintain the privilege to participate.
EEnergy drinks, powders, and supplements should be referred to the WIAA Banded Substances List on their webiste. DO NOT BELIEVE THAT IF IT IS BOUGHT LEGALLY, IT IS OK TO USE.
TRANSPORTATION Travel to a Contest Players will ride the bus together to all contests unless previously arranged. Travel After Contest Students are encouraged to ride the bus with the team. You may transport your own child by completing a TRANSPORTATION PERMIT FORM and talking to the coach. Give form to HEAD COACH prior to date of contest
DON’T MAKE THEM ANGRY!!! In Mauston SPORTSMANSHIP IS #1 Students & Coach/Advisors Set a good example. Respect judgment of officials. Respect visiting players & performers, coach/advisors & fans.
In Mauston SPORTSMANSHIP IS #1! Parents & Fans -Support efforts of all athletes & performers. -Respect judgment of officials. -Support coaches and advisors.
Chain of Communications Step 1 Student & Coach/Advisor Step 2 Parent (Student) & Coach/Advisor Step 3 Student & Activities Director Step 4 Parent (Student) & Activities Director What step would we like to resolve all issues?
POSITIVE PARENT SUPPORT Cheer the efforts of all students Support rules Encourage progress consistent with ability Support coaches & advisors Promote being a team player Encourage your son/daughter to do their best Join Booster Clubs
Welcome to MHS Athletics! We need to work hard, remain positive and support the efforts of everyone involved. Boys Basketball – Auditorium Girls Basketball – Golden Eagle Galley Wrestling – Team Room (athletic wing)