Picture from 2010-2011 Fall Season first year

Academic Requirements for Unity Express Athletes

All athletes in grades 7-12 will adhere to the academic eligibility requirements under the New Jersey Interscholastic Association Rules and Regulations.

All ninth grade athletes will automatically be eligible in his/her first season in which they are registering. If the athlete does not meet academic requirements entering the next season, he/she will need to seek academic counseling from the Academic Coach. The Academic Coach, parent/guardian, sports Coach and athlete will work together to develop a plan of action to ensure the athlete meets eligibility requirements and be taken off academic counseling.

All tenth, eleventh, and twelveth grade student-athletes will be required to achieve 30 credits in that year to be eligible for the new track season in which they are registering for.

Athletes in the Primary Grades will be required to maintain good academic standings with meeting or exceeding indicative for their perspective grade level. If the child receives LETTER GRADES, he/she must maintain a C average in all major academic subjects. If he/she falls below a C, the Academic Coach, parent/guardian and child’s sport Coach must meet to discuss a plan of action for the athlete.