Swampscott High School is proud to offer the following Fall sports:
Soccer (Boys & Girls)
Cross Country (Boys & Girls)
The High School Fall Season will begin on Friday, August 17th for Football ONLY and Monday, August 20th for Cheering ONLY. All other High School sports will begin on Thursday August 24th. All schedules can be found at www.northeasternma.org
User Fee Payments are made separately from this registration.
The user fee for all sports for the 2018-2019 school year is $325.00/per sport -per student athlete. There is a family cap of $1,300.00. User fees must be paid each season prior to the first practice/evaluation. The user fee can be paid on-line with a credit card or electronic check here User Fee Payment or a check or money order made out to the Town of Swampscott with the athlete's name/ sport on the memo line and sent to Athletics at the high school. Please make sure that the parent's name, address and telephone number are on the bank check/money order.
User fees will be waived for all students who qualify for free/reduced lunch (forms available from the main office). User Fees are Non- Refundable. However, families with extenuating financial hardship should apply for a waiver to the Athletic Office. Please contact the Athletic Office for questions on the Waiver Process.
PHYSICAL EXAMS/IMMUNIZATIONS/MEDICAL CLEARANCE
All student athletes are required to turn in a copy of their most recent physical, dated no earlier than July 18, 2016 . Physicals are valid for 13 months and MUST be turned in to the Athletic Office by Friday August 10, 2018 via mail, fax, email, or in-person. Student athletes will not be allowed to practice without a current (within thirteen months from the start of the sports season) physical/immunization record/exam form signed by a physician on file in the athletic office.
Please be aware that, if a student athletes physical expires during the season, they will become immediately ineligible and will not be permitted to participate until an updated physical is on file in the Athletic Office! It is the responsibility of the student athlete and parent/guardian to provide this information to the Athletic Department prior to the expiration date
Student Athletes who are not allowed to play due to documented injury, illness or an existing medical condition must have written clearance from their doctor before resuming practice or competition.
MANDATORY STUDENT ATHLETE AND PARENT/GUARDIAN MEETING
The mandatory student athlete/parent guardian athletic meeting for the high school teams will be held on Wednesday August 29, 2018 at 6:30PM in the High School Auditorium. Student Athletes and Parents will first meet as a large group in the Auditorium to review both MIAA and Swampscott Public Schools rules and expectations and then break out by sport to meet with coaches and receive all team rules and expectations at this time. All student athletes MUST attend with at least one parent/guardian. Any student athlete who does not meet this requirement will become ineligible to participate until a meeting with the Athletic Director has taken place.
The Swampscott Public Schools does not discriminate or tolerate harassment against students, parents/guardians, employees or the general public. No person shall be excluded from or discriminated against in admission to the Swampscott Public Schools, or in obtaining the advantages, privileges and courses of study of the Swampscott Public Schools on grounds of race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy or pregnancy related conditions, age, genetic information, ancestry, children, marital or civil union status, veteran status or membership in the armed services, receiving of public assistance, homeless, or disability.