Diocesan Board of Education
Diocese of Belleville
Interscholastic Athletics - Elementary Level School Athletic Programs
Elementary level school sponsored athletic programs should exist for the full participation and enjoyment of all students. School athletics should be enriching and foster Christian values in keeping with Christian principles of faith development. School athletic programs should be well organized, teach the skills of the games, foster healthy exercise and teach fair play. The non-discriminatory policy of the Diocese, Policy 5111.1 applies to all elementary level interscholastic athletics. All school sponsored athletic programs are to follow Diocesan athletic regulations which are updated yearly.
Adopted: March 20, 1984
Revised: November 15, 2011
The Most Reverend Edward K. Braxton
Bishop of Belleville