Jefferson High School PAC Meeting • Welcome Parents, Athletes and Coaches! • Go Jaguars!
Boys Basketball Jeff Evens Girls Basketball Andy Meinhardt Boys Hockey Jeff Lindquist Boys Swimming Nate Linscheid GymnasticsPaul and Leslee Wright JHS HEAD COACHES
Athletic Administrators • Ted Schultz Head Athletic Director Bloomington Public Schools • Dan Storlien Boys Athletic Coordinator • Teri Roder Girls Athletic Coordinator • Terri McCarthy Chemical Counselor • LINDA MIELKE ATHLETIC SEC.
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Bloomington Athletics Parent volunteers needed www.bloomingtonsafehouse.com
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2004 MINNESOTA STUDENT SURVEY – CHEMICAL USE – SENIORS STATEWIDE JEFFERSON ALCOHOL ALCOHOL Boys/Girls Boys/Girls 64% 65% 63% 62% MARIJUANA MARIJUANA Boys/Girls Boys/Girls 31% 25% 41% 29%
Noteworthy info • JUNIORS typically have the highest use at Jefferson, surpassing seniors by 8 – 10%. • Highest to lowest: • 1. Juniors • 2. Seniors • 3. Sophomores • 4. Freshman • BOYS use surpass GIRLS at Jefferson: • Alcohol by 1% • Marijuana by 12%
www.lakeconference.org • Schedules • Game times • Game changes • Directions • All lake conference schedules • Notify me
District Websites • www.bloomington.k12.mn.us • “programs” to “athletics” • Parent survey
District Websites www.bloomington.k12.mn.us/indschool/TJ/index.htm • Click “Athletics” Many teams have individual websites listed… check them out!
Communication process • 3 step process: • 1st-communicate with HEAD COACH • 2nd- A) request to meet/talk with athletic coordinator + head coach *Forms available online B) appeal to the District AD • 3rd-request to meet/talk with the Principal
Academic Eligibility • Read the academic eligibility in the mustard information bulletin~must be “making progress towards graduation”
Middle School Participation • If no program exists in the middle school, 7-8th graders can compete on the high school teams. • If a program does exist, 7-8th graders can compete on the varsity(if they make the varsity team)
Transfer rule**New from the MSHSL • Students in 9-12 grade, who disenrolls from one high school and enrolls in another high school shall be ineligible to compete in any varsity sport for 1 calendar year
Physical forms • Doctor must use the High School League Form • Physical must be updated every 3 years • Must be on file at Jefferson…athletic secretary.
Summer Waiver • Coaches may coach the high school players from the 4th Friday in May through July 31st.
NCAA ELIGIBILITY • 16 core class requirement for NCAA eligibility class of 2008 • Please see your counselor for more information AND the back page of the athlete information packet.
Chemical + Harassment + Hazing • Committing an act, or coercing a student into committing an act, that creates a risk of harm to a person (physical, mental, intimidating) Intended or unintended. • Harassment, hazing, chemical, drug abuse all carry the same violation penalties. • “Possession” interpretation…ex. Same room with alcohol-in possession of it
When a violation occurs: • 1st offense: 2 weeks, 2 contest (longest) • 2nd offense: 3 weeks, 6 games • 3rd offense: 4 weeks, 12 games • Student Code of Responsibilities bylaw206.2 (penalty determined by High School Principal) • Loss of Captainship for 1 calendar year • Loss of leadership roles in school • Contact AC’s as soon as the violation occurs • You must practice and finish the season for the violation to be considered “served”.
MY SPACE/FACEBOOK • Parent monitoring • Student responsibility of appropriateness • Ex. Northwestern University- Spring 2006
BUDGET INFORMATION • TICKET PRICES: $5 student $7 adult • Max $ per school year: $325-student $605-family
Liability Insurance • Family’s must assume responsibility for potential expenses of under $50,000.
Transportation • Varsity and JV: no busing to Bloomington contests (Except football team) • 10-9 teams will bus TO contests in Bloomington, but NO RETURNING bus…parents must pick up athletes. • Off site practice is the responsibility of the athlete only
Booster Club Roles • Invitation to join • Description of activities (fundraisers, banquet set up, pasta dinners etc.) • Positive support to the team, coaches, school • $15 registration fee per school year…building reservations. • Bulletin for booster club roles/each booster club should have one.
Krista Danielson ATC
Institute For Athletic Medicine • On-Site certified athletic trainer • Professional coverage at all home athletic events and daily athletic training room hours • Phone Numbers: • JHS training room:(952) 806-7772 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Institute's 24 hour hotline pager # • 24 hour Professional and Free advice on athletic injuries • (952) 920-8850
MSHSL • Requires an MD note for returning to participation
Girls Basketball: North Lunchroom Boys Hockey: Back pod Aud. Boys Basketball: Front pod Aud. Boys Swimming:Media center Gymnastics: Back Pod Aud Room Assignments: