Tamalpais Union HSD | BP 4327 Personnel
Athletic Team Coaches
The Board of Trustees recognizes the importance of qualified temporary athletic team coaches to the district's sports program and to the success of students in sports and interscholastic athletic activities.
The Superintendent or designee shall establish qualification criteria for all athletic coaches in accordance with law and with district standards and priorities. These criteria shall ensure that all coaches possess an appropriate level of competence, knowledge, and skill.
Any certificated teacher employed by the district who applies for a position as a temporary athletic team coach and who satisfies the qualification criteria established for the position shall first be offered the position. (Education Code 44919)
By December 3, 2008, all district coaches, including volunteer coaches, shall have completed a coaching education program that meets the standards developed by the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF). Coaches shall bear the expense of the program.
(Education Code 49032)
All coaches shall be subject to Board policy and administrative regulation, as well as CIF bylaws and codes of ethical conduct.
(cf. 6145.2 - Interscholastic Competition)
(cf. 6145.21 - Sportsmanship)
Volunteer athletic team coaches shall meet all the qualifications and competencies required of athletic team coaches employed by the district.
(cf. 1240 - Volunteer Assistance)
44010 Sex offense
44011 Controlled substance offense
44424 Conviction of a crime
44808 Liability when students are not on school property
44919 Classification of temporary employees
49030-39033 Performance-enhancing substances
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5
5531 Supervision of extracurricular activities of pupils
CTA v. Rialto Unified School District, (1997 )14 Cal. 4th 627
San Jose Teachers Association, CTA, NEA v. Barozzi, (1991) 230 Cal. App. 3d 1376
CSBA POLICY BRIEFS
Steroids and Students: What Boards Need to Know, July 2005
California Department of Education: http://www.cde.ca.gov
California Interscholastic Federation: http://www.cifstate.org
Policy TAMALPAIS UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adopted: January 12, 1993 Larkspur, California
Revised: March 14, 2006