The physical form has changed to a Pre-Participation Form that includes the physical form that athletes have to have filled out by a doctor. Both the English and Spanish version of those forms are linked below.
There are three major areas of focus in the law and these include: education, emergency action and postconcussion protocol implementation, and clearance/return to play or practice following concussion.
If a student-athlete needs to complete this form, he or she will be informed of this by a coach.
This form is completed by parents/guardians to give permission for a student to participate in high school athletics. It must be completed every year. A checklist for eligibility can be found here. These requirements are enforced by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association.