Athletic Eligibility

Students that open enroll in grades 9-12, shall not be eligible to participate in varsity contests and competitions during the first ninety (90) school days of transfer.

One notable exception is in cases were the resident school district determine that the student was subject to a founded incident of bullying or harassment as defined by Iowa Code section 280.28. In such circumstances, the student is immediately eligible to participate in varsity contests and competitions.

Please contact the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union at (515) 288-9741 or the Iowa High School Athletic Association at (515) 432-2011 for questions regarding eligibility.