Requirements for Athletic Participation
The following requirements must be met before a student at OHS may try out for a team or participate in any athletic activity at OHS.
1) The athlete must complete the PlanetHS Pre-Participation Registration for the current school year and have a current GHSA PHYSICAL EXAMINATION FORM and CLEARANCE FORM filed with PlanetHS. PlanetHS should be completed at least one week prior to the team tryout or activity.
2) The athlete must have passed at least five classes the previous semester. Term 4 grades for the upcoming fall season and Term 2 grades for upcoming spring season. The only exception is students entering 9th grade in August.
3) The athlete must be on track to graduate.
10th graders must have earned at least 5 high school credits
11th graders must have earned at least 11 high school credits
12th graders must have earned at least 17 high school credits
4) The athlete must have insurance coverage.
Click on the link below for the GHSA Physical Form.
This is the only form that is accepted and it must be signed by a licensed physician or signed by a licensed Nurse Practitioner or a Physician’s Assistant provided this person has been delegated that task by an M.D. or D.O. Please make sure that the student information is filled out at the top of each page. In addition to the required signature on the PHYSICAL EXAMINATION FORM and CLEARANCE FORM, make sure that each form is dated, the physician’s name is printed, along with the address and phone number on each form.
The physical is valid for one calendar year.
Click on the link below for instructions for PlanetHS.