Multiple Teams · Winter Sports Parent Night – Wednesday – 11/13/19


Just a reminder that the Winter Sports Parent meeting is Wednesday, November 13th – 2019, at 5:30pm in the Lower Lobby of the RHS Auditorium.

The agenda (below) includes a review of the Ritenour High School Athletic Philosophy and MSHSAA eligibility in addition to breakout sessions with coaches.

A copy of the MSHSAA Eligibility Brochure can also be found below:

MSHSAA Eligibility Standards Flyer 2019- 2020

2019-20 MSHSAA Official Handbook

If you prefer to view this eligibility information in “article form” click here.


PRE-SEASON PARENT MEETING AGENDA

Orientation – Let’s get started!

Introductions – Drew, Lee, Principal Marker, Taylor

Purpose

  • Get on the same page
  • Positive educational experience
  • RigorRelationships, and Responsibility

Philosophy

  • Educational experience is our 1st Priority
  • Participation Policy – Only 3 unexcused Absences
  • Participation on Lower Level Teams is valued
  • Behavior in School/Sportsmanship
  • Communication
  • VISION – Pride, Tradition, Legacy (PTL) and MTXE – Mental Toughness Extra Effort
  • Winning at the Varsity Level – Is our goal – Not our sole Purpose

Get Out Your Phones

Website

  • Easier to Navigate, Enhanced Communication and Media
  • Schedules – Sync issues, Final Solution or patch work to improve – Arbiter FEED
  • Instagram and other social media
  • Need your continued support to keep growing
  • STATS last month
    • ~5,000 users
    • ~9,000 sessions
    • ~140,000 pageviews
    • Highest Pageview Day ~ 10,000

MSHSAA  Eligibility and Citizenship

  • If Law Enforcement is involved it’s out of our Hands
  • Not Eligible until all Court Rulings/Punishment Associated with the Case is Resolved
  • MSHSAA Eligibility Video
    • SLIDES 6, 7, 8, 14

Coaches Intro – Introduce Seasonal Coaches and have them give an outlook on the upcoming season.

  • Boys Basketball – Mike Nelke
  • Girls Basketball – Robert Kennedy
  • Boys/Girls Wrestling – Dean Cochran
  • Cheerleading/Dance – Kim Daus
  • Girls Swimming – Andrea Rivera

Eligibility – 14 Days of Practice

  • Current Documents on File (electronic) – Physical, Emergency Contact Consent

Academic Requirements

  • 3.0 Credits Passed and Enrolled in – MSHSAA
  • 2.0 MINIMUM GPA – Academic Support – RHS

Transportation

  • District Policy
  • Communication is the Key
  • You can ONLY Sign your Child Out

Parent Sportsmanship

  • Lead by Example and Represent RHS and our kids in a Positive Manner  
  • OFFICIALS SHORTAGE

Chain of Communication

  • Student to Coach → Parent/Student to Coach→ Parent/Student to AD → Principal

Program Survey – Feedback

  • Seasonal Surveys for Parents and Players at the End of the Season

Where to Find Us?

  • Right off the Upper Lobby across from the concession stand between the Gym and Auditorium.

Break-Out Session into Teams – Meet and Greet with Coaching Staff to discuss Program Expectations

  • Boys Basketball – Lower Lobby
  • Girls Basketball – Choir Room
  • Boys/Girls Wrestling – Band Room
  • Cheerleading/Dance – Auditorium
  • Girls Swimming – Drama Room