FROM THE DESK OF THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR
Greetings Hornet Nation athletes, parents and supporters. Now that Polk County Schools have now announced plans to allow summer athletic conditioning to begin:
Here is a quick guide to make the process of getting cleared and back into action possible.
All student-athletes interested in participating in summer will need the following in order to participate.
- Cumulative Overall GPA of 2.o (we will check your GPA after you turn in your paperwork)
- Completed and updated (as of June 1, 2020) Physical and Consent Forms (along with the HC Athletic Participation Checklist)
- Completion of 3 Mandatory Video/Courses 1) Concussions, 2) Heat Related Illness 3) Sudden Cardiac Arrest
All links are available below
HC-athletic-participation-checklist1 (Print out and Turn in to Athletic office along with EL2 and EL3 forms)
2020-21 Athletic Physical (EL2) & Consent (EL3) Forms (Please be sure to print/sign and date the highlighted areas)
- Here is a listing of available medical professionals/facilities that are providing $25 sports physicals for student athletes of Polk County $25 Sports Physicals or you may use your primary physican if you choose.
Mandatory Completion of Video/Courses Before Clearance:
Here are the links to the 3 online video/courses all student-athletes must view prior in order to be cleared to participate. Once completing the video/courses, a certificate will be emailed to them and they will just need to forward on to Tyrhon.email@example.com or they can just print out and turn in when they turn in their completed physical. Remember they must complete all three course
Heat Related Issues http://pathways.polk-fl.net/course/view.php?id=2825
Sudden Cardiac Arrest http://pathways.polk-fl.net/course/view.php?id=2823
If you have any questions please contact me.