Garfield High School, home of the Bulldogs!
NOTE: Please do not drop off paperwork with anyone but the Athletic Secretary or the Athletic Director. Registration packets must be submitted in person.
Registration is required for any student that participates with Garfield's Athletics Department. Refunds are available for students that can no longer participate. CLICK HERE to get detailed information on registration requirements and refund procedures.
Cross Enrollment is the process of registering your student for a sport even though he/she does not currently attend Garfield High School. CLICK HERE to get detailed directions for registering students that do not attend GHS.
Progress Reports are to be submitted at the Athletic Department's/Coach's request. CLICK HERE to download progress reports.
HIRING NEW COACHES
To review the process of hiring new coaches at Garfield, click here.
To participate in Garfield sports you must achieve the following:
(1) have earned a 2.0 grade point average (GPA) in the previous semester
(2) have passed 5 classes [2.5 credits] in the previous semester
For Fall semester, academic eligibility will be based on last Spring's grades (even for Freshmen). If students are below the required GPA, they are allowed to participate at practice, but will not be allowed to play in games until the first Grade Check. If, at that time, the students meet the academic requirements, they will be allowed to play in games.
Click here for district information about district Pay to Play Fees. Please see below for more information on what Garfield requires for payment.
The first sport for students costs $150; the second sport is $50, the third sport is Free. A Free and Reduced Lunch discount is available (verification may be requested). All sports payments must be made in cash or money order at the time of registration. We cannot accept registration forms without
All students must complete sports papers (see links below), have a physical exam and obtain/provide medical insurance prior to turning out for a sport. Varsity teams are fielded in all sports. Freshman and/or Junior Varisty (JV) teams are offered in many others. For details see policies.
Athletic Secretary: TBD, call 252-2279
Athletic Directors: Lenora Lee and Ed Haskins, call 252-2314
Athletic Eligibility, Policies & Information:
- WIAA Eligibility Appeal Forms- For students that have transferred to GHS and would like to participate in a sport
- Athletic Manual
- Seattle Public Schools - Athletics Homepage
- Student/Parent Participation Contract-must be signed and submitted WITH registration forms at time of registration (this form is already included in the registration packet)
The student-athletes here are at Garfield are very special and have a bright future ahead of them. To prep you and your student for opportunities in college, we are listing college eligibility requirements so that he/she is able to participate immediately upon entry.
COMMUNITY SUPPORT - What we need from you!
Behind every successful team is a supportive community. The Doghouse needs your positivity and your support! CLICK HERE to learn more about what we need from parents and the supporters.