This page is designed to provide resources for coaches and athletic directors.

Athletics

Websites



North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Athletics Page

This link takes you to the Athletics page within the NCDPI website. There you will find links to a downloadable copy of the Middle/Junior High School Athletics Manual, a summary of the latest revisions to the manual, a copy of the Middle/Junior High School Athletics presentation, and a link to the NCHSAA.

NC High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA)

This link takes you to the home page of the NCHSAA. There you will find several useful links and resources.

North Carolina Coaches Association (NCCA)

This link takes you to the homepage of the NCCA. There you will find several useful links and resources.

North Carolina Athletic Directors Association (NCADA)

This link takes you to the homepage of the NCADA. There you will find several useful links and resources.

North Carolina Athletic Trainers' Association (NCATA)

This link takes you to the homepage of the NCATA. There you will find several useful links and resources.

Gfeller-Waller Concussion Awareness Act

This link takes you to the Matthew gfeller Sport-Related TBI Research Center's page which provides links to all of the Gfeller-Waller Concussion Awareness Act materials.

National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)

This link takes you to the home page of the NFHS. There you will find several useful links and resources.

NFHS Learning Center

This link takes you to the NFHS Learning Center. There are several courses for athletic personnel to take as continuing education professional development. Many of the courses are available for free.

North Carolina State Board of Education

This link takes you to the NC SBE website.

NC SBE Policy Manual Search Page

This link takes you to the NC SBE policy manual search page.

North Carolina General Assembly

This link takes you to the NC General Assembly website.

Illinois Elementary School Association (IESA)

The IESA is the organization which oversees elementary/middle school athletic activities for member schools in Illinois. There are a number of resources on their site that may be of interest such as the list of "Top Ten Things Athletic Directors Can Do To Help Build Character". This can be found in the IESA's Citizenship Center.




Resources



NC Middle School Athletic Manual

Updated 2016 -17 Middle School Athletic Manual


2016 - 17 Athletic Policy HRS-D-001 and Manual Changes Power Point

Link to NC State Board Policy HRS-D-001


2016 - 17 Middle School Eligibility Power Point

Gfeller Waller Concussion Management Packet

This document created by the NCHSAA Sports Medicine Committee provides guidance in concussion protocol as well as return to learn and return to play.

National Action Plan for Sports Safety

This resource comes from the Youth Sports Safety Alliance and provides several recommendations.

Office for Civil Rights (OCR) "Dear Colleague" Letter

This resource is a copy of the "Dear Colleague" letter from OCR on January 25, 2013.

Coaches Code of Ethics

This is a copy of the Coaches Code of Ethics from the NFHS.

High School Athletics – Allotted Positions and Supplements (2011-2012)


Scholastic Athletics Legal Issues

This is a presentation from the 2011 National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.

Samples of Middle/Junior High Eligibility Lists

These are a couple examples of eligibility lists that schools may use.


Policies

These policies address interscholastic athletics, athletic trainers, and concussion safety.



Athletic Trainer Statute

This is the General Statute regarding athletic trainers.