Eligibility: All BHS and Berkeley Independent Study students are welcomed to try out for a team. To be eligible to participate, a student must meet the following basic CIF requirements:
- Be regularly enrolled in at least twenty semester units at BHS and/or Berkeley Independent Study.
- Maintain a minimum 2.0 grade point average with no more than one F in the quarter prior to and throughout the season of the sport.
Physical Education Credit: Five units of PE credit is awarded to those student athletes who successfully complete a season of sports as verified by the program’s head coach and Athletic Department. A student must remain eligible for the entire season and be a committed participant throughout the season in order to earn the PE credit.
Athletic Packet: Students must complete the online registration process through Family ID before they may try out. The physical must have been done within a calendar year of the end of the season sport and may be used as long as it is valid for other sport seasons. Forms are available online from the link on the Athletics website: https://bhs.berkeleyschools.net/athletics/
Plan on spending approx. 20 minutes to complete the process. It will be helpful to have the following information handy to allow for accurate completion of your online registration.
· Student ID number
· Health Insurance Information, including policy #
Go to this link BHS Online Athletic Registration and follow these steps:
a. Click on the link “2018-2019 Athletic Registration.”
b. Next click on the green Register Now button and scroll, if necessary, to the Create Account/Log In green buttons.
i. If this is your first time using FamilyID, click Create Account.
ii. Click Log In, if you already have a FamilyID account.
c. Create your secure FamilyID account by entering the account owner First and Last names (parent/guardian), E-mail address and password. Select I Agree to the FamilyID Terms of Service. Click Create Account.
d. You will receive an email with a link to activate your new account. (If you don’t see the email, check your E-mail filters (spam, junk, etc.).
e. Click on the link in your activation E-mail, which will log you in to FamilyID.com
f. Once in the registration form, complete the information requested. All fields with a red * are required to have an answer.
g. Click the Save & Continue button when your form is complete.
h. Review your registration summary.
You will receive an email from FamilyID confirming your registration. At any time, you may log-in at www.familyid.com to update your information and to check your registration(s).
If the link is not working, go to www.familyid.com . Click on the link “find a program” and search Berkeley High School. Click on Berkeley High School. If you need assistance with registration, contact FamilyID at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 888-800-5583 x1. The Athlete will not be cleared for tryouts until the Athletic Director has confirmed grade eligibility. This can take a week or more, so don’t wait until the last minute.