Letters: LETTER ABOUT ATHLETIC ELIGIBILITY AND 504 PLAN

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Maria: My son is receiving 504 services in Ohio as a sophomore in high school. He has recently dropped a class, which has him now at 5 credits. He plays baseball, and now his principal is asking for a parent letter stating that we fully acknowledge that if he fails a class he will be ineligible to play due to the 5 credits, because of dropping this class. What would you suggest we include in this letter due to the 504 in place? Thanks.

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Sharon L.
10/17/2018 1:43 pm

There is no legal reason to answer any such letter. I never heard of this. My son was on a 504 plan and there were no issues. I understand that if he would fall below a certain grade point average he does not qualify for sports and that is standard in any school.

Chuck
10/05/2016 10:39 am

Your state parent training & information project should be familiar with Ohio rules, & could advise you. http://www.parentcenterhub.org/find-your-center