VHSL Sports Requirements

Sports Physicals

  • Student shall have a completed sports physical examination before acceptance as a squad member or is permitted to engage in tryouts or practice of junior varsity or varsity athletics.

  • Student must have sports physicals during the period of May 1 of the current school year through June 30 of the succeeding year to participate in athletic activities.

  • Students must have the “Concussion Information For Parents and Athletes” on file with the athletic director.

Academic Requirements

Hampton City Schools 2.0 GPA Policy:

Policy is in effect for all high school students.

  • Students must earn a 2.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) the semester prior to participation in an activity.

  • Students who earn an “F” in any core classes or class required for graduation will not be allowed to participate in after-school activities or events. Core classes are defined as any class requiring a SOL end-of-course test.

  • Tutoring sessions will be offered for students in their respective schools.

  • Students not meeting the 2.0 GPA requirements will be able to apply for a one-time waiver during his/her high school career.

VHSL Scholarship Rules

  • Student shall be currently enrolled in not fewer than five subjects.

  • Student shall have passed five subjects the immediately preceding semester.