Fan and Spectator Expectations/Concerns

These are WIAA eligibility rules:

FAN AND SPECTATORS AT ATHLETIC EVENTS ARE EXPECTED TO:

Stand during the national anthem and remove all headwear.
Cheer for their team rather than against their opponent.
Maintain self-control at all times.
Show respect for opponents in every way possible.
Always be positive.
Recognize and acknowledge good performances made by both teams.
Respect officials and accept their decisions.
Be humble, not boastful, in victory and gracious, not bitter, in defeat.
Leave the site of the activity-including the parking lot- as soon as possible after the activity.

CONCERNS
Procedure to follow if you have a concern in your athlete’s sport: make an appointment in the following order
Step 1: Talk to the coach at appropriate time.
Step 2: Talk to the Activities Director.
Step 3: Talk to the associate principal.
Step 4: Talk to the principal.

When is an appropriate time?
• By appointment, please call to arrange this.

Never approach a coach during the game. At that time the coach and athletes need to stay positively focused on the game. An intervention could be upsetting to the athlete, coach or parent.