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://berkeleyhighathletics.org
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:
You will need to create an account, add your athlete, review and approve many waivers and upload a clear copy of your signed physical. You will receive an automated email confirming your registration. However, 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.