Interscholastic Athletics Authorization Form

ATHLETICS HANDBOOK REVIEW

Parents of children in Grades 5 to 8 must read, sign, and date the following statements in order for their child to participate in interscholastic athletics. PLEASE FILL OUT A SEPARATE FORM FOR EACH PARTICIPATING STUDENT.

My child and I have read through the St. Patrick’s Athletics Handbook, paying particular attention to the sections on “Sportsmanship,” “Adults as Role Models,” and “Uniforms,” and I understand my responsibilities as the parent/guardian of a St. Patrick’s student. I/We certify that the information on this form is correct and complete and understand that any falsification or misrepresentation may disqualify the student from participating in athletics.

Please initial here to indicate you have reviewed the Athletics Handbook with your child. ​​

AUTHORIZATION FOR PARTICIPATION IN INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETICS

I/We hereby authorize and consent to our child’s participation in interscholastic sports. I/We understand that there are inherent risks and hazards associated with travel to and from the sites of such sports. Furthermore, I/we understand that there are inherent risks and hazards associated with participating in interscholastic sports, that such participation is potentially dangerous, and that physical injuries, sometimes serious and in rare circumstances even fatal, may occur to my/our child. I/we further understand that such injuries may require emergency medical care and treatment, and that, in my/our absence, I/we hereby authorize St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School to administer or arrange for an appropriate health care provider to administer such emergency medical and treatment that it determines may be required.

I/We hereby agree to release and hold harmless St. Patrick's Episcopal Day School, its officers, trustees, agents, and employees, and agree to indemnify each of them, from any and all claims, costs, suits, actions, judgments, and expenses, upon any damage, loss, death, or injury to my/our child or damage to my/our child’s property, arising from my/our child’s participation in, including travel to and from the sites of, interscholastic sports. I/We certify that the information on this form is correct and complete and understand that any falsification or misrepresentation may disqualify the student from participating in athletics.