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.
The District shall not limit an eligible student's absences related to participation in extracurricular activities. [See FM(LEGAL]
Suspension from Extracurricular Activities
A student shall be suspended from participation in any extracurricular activities sponsored or sanctioned by the District or the UIL after a grade evaluation period in which the student received a grade lower than the equivalent of 70 on a scale of 100 in any class other than those identified below at Exempt Courses.
After a grading period, a student who receives a grade lower than the equivalent of 70, but not lower than 60, on a scale of 100 in an exempt course shall be considered eligible for extracurricular activities.
A student who receives a grade lower than 60 on a scale of 100 in an exempt course after a grading period shall be suspended from participation in any extracurricular activities.
For the purposes of determining eligibility to participate in extracurricular activities after a grading period, the following courses are considered exempt courses: Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, honors, and dual credit courses.
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.