All SDA students are encouraged to try out for a sports team. In order to try out, the athlete must complete the following clearance process.
- Go to www.athleticclearance.com and complete the online clearance for the 2019-20 school year (do not use last year’s clearance). Use this link for a step-by-step guide.
- Print confirmation page.
- Have a physical performed by an MD, DO, PA, or NP. The physical must not be older than one calendar year and must include the provider’s signature on this form: Download Physical Form Here
- Make a photocopy of your health insurance card and most recent report card.
- Turn hard copies of the following 4 documents to the Athletic office by the dates below: confirmation page from athleticclearance.com, physical, photocopy of health insurance card, and copy of most recent report card.
Athletic Clearance Due Dates
Fall Sports: 8/1
Winter Sports: 11/1
Spring Sports: 2/1
The San Dieguito Union High School District does not provide medical insurance coverage should an athlete get hurt during a school activity. However, the District does make student-accident insurance available if the athlete does not have insurance. Please visit www.peinsurance.com
PE Credit Option
A student can earn 5 PE credits per season with a maximum of 20 credits earned through participation on a SDA sports team. Download the form here. The option is available to grades 10-12. The FITNESSGRAM must be passed the year prior to applying for credit. For FITNESSGRAM Performance Standards, please click here.
PE Credit Option Due Dates
Fall Sports: September 15
Winter Sports: December 15
Spring Sports: March 15
Please refer to the Parent-Player Handbook for more information.