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Perham High School fall sports meeting Aug. 11

The PHS Activities Department will host a Parent/Student Information Meeting Tuesday, Aug. 11 beginning at 5 p.m. at Perham High School Commons. Parents of athletes must attend.

Forms and activity fee payment will be handled from 5-6 p.m. with the coaches information program to follow at 6 p.m. A drawing for a Family Activity Pass will be held after the meeting.

Parents who miss the meeting may attend an 8 a.m. meeting at the high school auditorium on Wednesday, Aug. 12.

All forms must be signed and activity payment received before students can take part in activities. The following forms can be picked up at the High School Office at 200 5th St., SE, at the Activities Office at 520 1st Ave. SE, or at the Information Program on the Aug. 11: Student Eligibility Form, Parent Permit Form and Insurance Release Form, Activity Fees.

Be sure your child has a physical on file at the school. Physicals are good for three years. Students may not practice until they have a current physical. Contact your family doctor. The Perham Clinic is asking that participants call to arrange for an appointment.

The Activities Fees will be as follows:

• Grades 5/6 -No charge

• Grades 7/8 -$50 per activity with a limit of $100 per student during the course of the year.

• Grades 9-12-$100 per activity with a limit of $200 per student and a limit of $350 per family.

Call the Activities Department at 346-6500 if you have questions or have a new student who would like to become involved.

(Note-No child will be denied access to co-curricular programs due to financial reasons; students may request a fee waiver from the Activities Department or from their coach. This information is confidential and is based on family income, much like the school's food service program.)