FM(LOCAL) - STUDENT ACTIVITIES
Extracurricular Activity Absences
The District shall make no distinction between absences for UIL activities and absences for other extracurricular activities approved by the Board. A student shall be allowed a maximum of ten extracurricular absences not related to post-district competition, a maximum of five absences for post-district completion prior to state, and a maximum of two absences for state competition. Additional absences shall be considered on a case-by-case basis.
To be eligible for participation in UIL/extracurricular activities, a student shall maintain an average of 70 or above in all classes. Students earning a 65 or above but less than 70 in an Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), honors, Pre-AP, or dual credit course may request a waiver from the principal to participate.
Use of District Facilities
School-sponsored student groups may use District facilities with prior approval of the appropriate administrator. Other student groups may use District facilities in accordance with policy FNAB.