Rich East High School Athletics
you need additional information concerning any of our athletic programs
or extracurricular activities, please contact Amy Wlos, Athletic
Administraive Assistant, at 708-679-6171 during the hours of 8 a.m. and 3
p.m. Please leave your name and phone number and the Athletic Director
or the Head Coach will return your call.
IHSA Academic Eligibility Requirement
The IHSA requires all student-athletes and activity participants to pass 5 classes per week and per semester.
Rich Township District 227 Grade Point Average Eligibility
The Rich Township District 227 student-athlete eligibility policy requires that each student-athlete achieve a 2.0 GPA (C average) each quarter or the previous semester in order to participate in an athletic or activity program, including Band and Chorus. All incoming freshman are eligible to compete during the fall quarter. In order to participate in all subsequent seasons, a student must achieve a GPA of 2.0 each quarter or for each semester. Returning students must have achieved a 2.0 GPA during the fourth quarter or the second semester of the previous school year in order to participate in fall athletics. If you have any questions regarding your student’s eligibility for athletics and activities, please contact the athletic office or inquire with your head coach.
Athletic Physical Examinations
It is mandatory that all athletes, have a yearly physical examination completed on an IHSA Pre-participation Examination form. Freshmen can use their school physical medical entrance exam to participate in athletics during the current school year. The athletic department requires student-athletes to submit a physical exam form completed with the physician’s office stamp.
Students must have a current physical on file in the athletic office and register online before being cleared to participate for tryouts.
East will provide a certified athletic trainer, Mrs. Betsy DeVivo. We
follow state and federally mandated concussion protocols.
with your coach or sponsor for specific picture times. If you are
interested in purchasing any of these pictures, you must have the order
form, along with the payment, on the day of the pictures. The forms will
be distributed by your coach prior to picture day
Family Athletic Passes
family athletic pass can be purchase for $50. This pass allows family
members (immediate family members in your residence) to attend all
regular season home games at no cost (excludes Rich East Invitationals,
SAC and IHSA tournaments). Family athletic passes are available in the