Cobb Middle School
Girls Athletic Policies
Meet Your Coaches
Kathy Barton - Girls Coordinator
All registration for ALL Summer Camps is online
Summer Strength &
Valuable head start on next years
Best “bang for your buck” you will
– 6 weeks long
– Monday-Thursday (June 14-July 22)
July 5th Holiday
Incoming Cobb 7th and 8th graders @
Griffin Middle school.
We understand about vacation, come
when you can.
Summer Sports Camps
Volleyball Camp Basketball Camp
– June 14-16
– June 7-10
– Wakeland High – 8:30-11:30am
School Gyms – Wakeland High
We encourage kids to participate in
all sports until at least after their 9th
Before any participation in athletics,
students must pass a medical
– Care Now $12
Physicals are valid for 2 years.
All District forms must be signed
before athlete is allowed to
participate in any practice or game.
To make your grades and get your education.
To be unselfish, self disciplined and
accountable toward teammates and coaches.
To be loyal to your team, coaches, and Cobb
Be honest in all things.
To Play Hard no matter what.
Attendance & Tardies
Practice Times: Attendance & Tardies
– Athletic periods will be 7th – Any absence from
period for 7th grade and 8th practice will require
period for 8th grade make-up work upon
– Practice after school will run return
from 4:05 to approximately – More than 2 days
5:45 requires a Dr. Note
– 2 days in a week will
mean missing part of
– Required to attend on
day of competition
unless with Dr. note
and then may only miss
½ of the day
Hair and Grooming
Hair Code (FISD policy)
– Hair must be clean, well groomed and out of their
eyes. Must be styled in a way not distracting to
No dying of hair or hair cuts with designs or Mohawks.
No dress that is unbecoming of a Cobb athlete.
– No jewelry in athletics.
Game day dress.
– Players will dress as a team.
Cobb comes First!
– Club and outside activities should not
come before Cobb Athletics.
Communication is the Key.
– We will do our best to accommodate
Continued issues may result in removal
from the team.
What to Keep in What NOT to keep in
– Athletic shoes – Personal clothing items
– Extra socks – Hangers
– Towel w/name – Dress shoes
– Deodorant (non- – School books, binders,
– School issued – Electronic devices,
clothing and money, or items of
Please Keep them
clean and everything
hung up to avoid the
growth and spread of
We will provide transportation to
and from all games.
Students can be signed out after
all sporting events.
15 Minute Rule.
No pass. No Play.
– U.I.L. Rule
– 3 week progress report.
Dressing out and attendance at practice and
games is expected from every athlete…. even
Athletes must follow all athletic policies as
agreed to in our Athlete’s Promise.
Transition between Areas that must be
Youth and H.S. sports. left to the coaches.
– Playing time.
Appropriate topics to – Team Strategy.
discuss. – Play Calling.
– The coaches interaction – Other student athletes.
with your child. 24 Hour rule.
– Ways to help you child – Promotes an
improve athletic skills. atmosphere for positive
results and resolutions.
– Concerns about your
child’s interaction with
Athlete to Coach of their sport
Parent to Coach of their sport
Head Coach of sport
Parent 10 Commandments
Make sure your child knows that you love her win or lose.
Control your emotions. Please refrain from talking to your
child during a competition.
Be an encourager.
Respect Coaches-communicate with them in a positive way
and encourage others to do the same.
Be a role model.
Get to know other kids on the team.
Don’t relive your athletic experiences through your child.
Always remember, a child will exaggerate praise and
criticism…tales of heroics and woe.
Have the attitude of “When You Play One Of Us, You Play
What to Expect from your
To make decisions that are for the good of the
To be honest with athletes and parents.
To coach you hard and love you hard.
To discipline and hold you accountable.
To help you grow mentally, physically and
To help you become a good citizen
To challenge you to do more than you think you
To model and promote “Team”.
Girls Athletic Coordinator