Extra-curricular is defined as any and all school activities, other than regular classroom activity, including, but not limited to, the following:
Co-curricular activities including participation in those activities which are an extension of and outside the normal school day for which academic credit or grades are earned. Examples of some co-curricular activities include: band, choir, and debate.
Athletic teams and events including participation, membership, or attendance in all athletics including all team members, student managers, and student spectators. Examples of some athletic teams include: football, track, basketball, and baseball.
All other school activities including participation or membership in all school sponsored clubs and organizations for which no academic credit or grades are earned. Examples of some other school activities include: cheerleading, chess club, bicycle club, Honor Society, class officers, intramurals, commencement, and award programs.
In order to participate (except as a spectator) in any extra-curricular activity a student must maintain a Grade Point Average of 3.0 the previous grading period. Other rules and regulations may be adopted by the school, sponsor, or coach that do not conflict with this code.
A student declared academically ineligible may not participate in the actual activity or sport but may practice with the approval of the student’s parent(s) and the activity sponsor or coach, provided that the student participates in a tutoring program approved by the Principal or his designee. The student is not permitted to participate in any school sponsored activity but may begin practice ten consecutive days prior to the next certification date (grade card distribution day) if the student is passing five classes and maintains a Grade Point Average of 3.0 at that time.
A student who violates any of the following rules may be restricted from participation and practice in any or all extracurricular activities for a period not exceeding three hundred sixty-five days. This restriction may extend into the following school year.
MCF Demonstration Schools,
Ibru Village, Agbarha-Otor,