to participate for Lincoln East High School in activities approved by the Lincoln Public Schools.
I/we realize that participation involves the potential for injury which is inherent in all sports. I/we acknowledge that even with the best coaching, use of the most advanced protective equipment and strict observance of rules, injuries are still a possibility. On rare occasions these injuries can be so severe as to result in total disability, paralysis, or even death.
I/we acknowledge that I/we have read and understand this warning.
I/we have read the rules of eligibility pertaining to activities participation and acknowledge and understand the purpose and content thereof, including the parent domicile, student transfer and eligibility crediting rules.
I/we acknowledge that parents are obligated to pay for professional medical and/or related services; the school shall not be liable for payment of such services.
I/we acknowledge that parents are obligated to pay for professional medical and/or related services; the school shall not be liable for pay- ment for such services. The signing student and the undersigned Parent/Guardian gives permission to any and all of the student’s health care providers to release and discuss all records and information such health care providers may have about the student (including otherwise confidential medical information and records) to Lincoln Public Schools and its employees, staff, agents, and consultants. The signing student and the undersigned Parent/Guardian further gives permission to Lincoln Public Schools, its employees, staff, agents, and consultants, to release and discuss all records and information it has (including otherwise confidential medical information or records) to the students health care providers. I understand that this release has been requested and may be used for the purpose of determining eligibility pertaining to activities participation, fitness, injury, injury status, or emergency.
I/we acknowledge that insurance coverage is recommended for all participants at parents' expense, and insurance information is available in the Athletic Director's office and/or in the main office of the school.
I/we acknowledge that all activity participants are required to have on school records a minimum of 20 hours credit for the immediate preceding semester, must currently be taking 20 credit hours of instruction each week and that some Lincoln High Schools requirements are greater than this minimum. We also acknowledge students enrolled in schools with modular scheduling are required to be enrolled in a minimum of 15 credit hours per quarter and must also pass a total of 20 credit hours the previous semester.
I/we understand the activity may be conducted at a location other than the student's school of attendance. The school and district will not provide transportation between the school of attendance and the site of the extra-curricular activity.
I/we also understand transportation to the site is the responsibility of the student and/or parent/guardian, and may involve transportation by a private vehicle driven by others.
I/we understand good sportsmanship is essential to the success of any athletic program. It is also understood that inappropriate behavior at any Lincoln Public Schools contest may result in removal from the contest and may result in suspension from attending future contests.
I/we give our permission for academic information including grade point average, class rank and any academic awards/recognition re- ceived by the student/athlete to be released for the purpose of recognizing excellence in both athletics and academics. Most typically this information will be used by newspapers, school publications and for awards banquets or assemblies, all-conference or all-state awards.
I/we understand and agree that participation in NSAA sponsored Activities is voluntary on the part of the student and is a privilege.
I/we consent and agree to our student being photographed, video taped, audio taped, or recorded by any other means while participating in NSAA activities and contests, consent to and waive any privacy rights with regard to the display of such recordings, and waive any claims of ownership or other rights with regard to such photographs or recordings or to the broadcast, sale or display of such photographs or recordings.