NEW ADMINISTRATOR'S TRAINING
ON YOUR MARKS – GET SET – GO!” is designed to get the new and veteran administrator off to a positive and successful start to the school year. This orientation will provide information that will assist in keeping each school district in good standing with the WHSAA by knowing and understanding the rules and regulations for both students and schools.
Date: August 11th, 2021
Time: 9:30-10am - Registration
10am-3pm - Program and lunch
Please Register before August 4th, 2021
NEW ADMINISTRATOR'S BROCHURE (PDF)
CARE AND PREVENTION OF ATHLETIC INJURIES
Max limit on each class is 20 people. As classes fill up I will open more available dates.
June 16 – 17 @ Encampment High School
June 22 – 23 @ Kaycee High School
July 26 - 27 @ Mountain View High School
August 2 - 3 @ Gillette, WY
Jenna Walker, LAT, ATC
email@example.com - 307-340-0631
For more information visit: https://jwalkerlat.wixsite.com/wy-prevention-care
PTSB Credit = 1.5 Cost $150
NOW OFFERING: Refresher Course - coaches who have taken this course before but would like to sharpen their skills in taping, wrapping, injuries, & concussions. See above for course dates. Cost $100
HEAD COACHES EXAMS
Coaches exams are now available on the Dragonfly Site. You must create an account on the dragonflymax.com site in order to take your coaches rules exam. Please make sure you have taken and passed the test in your sport before you coach your first contest. All head coaches are required to pass their respective tests with an 80% or higher.
DRAGONFLY REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS (PDF)
The WHSAA is creating the Rules Videos offline and posting them to NFHSLearn.com. All Rules videos will be avalaible once they are created by clicking this link: WHSAA RULES VIDEOS NFHS LEARN PAGE once you have created an account and logged in.
Please use the following document to create an account (if you already have an account on NFHS.org, you will just use that login information): NFHSLearn RULES CLINIC TUTORIAL (PDF)
Once you have viewed your Rules Video, you will receive a certificate stating that you completed the video. Save the PDF that it allows you to download and then you will need to upload the certificate into the Dragonfly Software. These are for Head Coaches and Officials. If you are an assistant coach, please do not upload the certificate.
WHSAA BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVES FACE COVERING MANDATE - 11/16/2020
The WHSAA Board of Directors approved a face covering mandate for all winter sports and activities. This mandate will be for spectators as well as participants and coaches. Please see the updated Smart Start Guidelines and Sport Considerations below.
WHSAA SMART START SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES GUIDELINES - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
GOLF - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
OUTDOOR TRACK AND FIELD - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
SOCCER - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
SOFTBALL - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
TENNIS - 3/17/2021 (PDF)
INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD - 12/11/2020 (PDF)
BASKETBALL - 12/11/2020 (PDF)
BOYS SWIMMING AND DIVING - 11/16/2020 (PDF)
WRESTLING - 12/11/2020 (PDF)
ALPINE AND NORDIC SKIING - 11/16/2020 (PDF)
SPIRIT GROUPS - 11/16/2020 (PDF)
2020-21 OFFICIALS REGISTRATION
The 2020-21 Official's registration site is now available. Please go to our officials department and click on the OFFICIAL'S ONLINE REGISTRATION - DRAGONFLY link. There is also a quick instructional PDF on that page to walk you through getting registered and logging in.
OFFICIALS DEPARTMENT LINK
WHSAA COVID-19 UPDATE
COVID-19 INFORMATION LINK
The NFHS and many State Associations, including the WHSAA, support the SAT/ACT Donation Project to assist students, athletes and families with college entrance exam preparation. The SAT/ACT Donation Project has already helped over a quarter MILLION students. For more information, please click the following links:
SAT/ACT DONATION PROJECT FLYER (PDF)
SAT/ACT DONATION PROJECT LINK
THE PARENT SEAT
Being a parent of a student participating in activities can be a challenge. Sometimes in attempting to support your student, it can actually have a negative impact. This short six-minute video outlines 10 steps to being a positive parent. We want your student, and you as a parent, to have a positive experience. Click the link below.
THE PARENT SEAT VIDEO LINK
UNDERSTANDING VAPING AND E-CIGARETTES
Vaping and E-Cigarettes have been an increasing health hazard to our students. This free course, offered by NFHSLearn, highlights the risks and misconceptions associated with vaping. We recommend parents and students view and discuss this current information. Click on the link below.
UNDERSTANDING VAPING AND E-CIGARETTES VIDEO LINK
GETTING SMART BUT ACTING FOOLISHLY-THERE IS A SOLUTION
DEAR MOM AND DAD - COOL IT!
GROWING UP IN THE DIGITAL AGE
HOW TO HELP PROTECT YOUNG ATHLETES FROM INJURY
THE TRUTH ABOUT SPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS
BECOME AN OFFICIAL
HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITIES BRING COMMUNITIES TOGETHER
MAKE THE RIGHT CALL
BECOME A HIGH SCHOOL OFFICIAL
CONCUSSION IN SPORTS – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
In a continued effort to educate our coaches, officials, parents and students, we are pleased to announce a free course dealing with the importance of proper concussion recognition and management in high school sports. It is imperative that all parties involved are as educated as possible on the signs and symptoms of concussions for the safety of our students. Please click on the link below to register (if you are not a member of the NFHS Learn site, you will need to register to view the course) and take the 20 minute course. It could save a life!
POSITIVE SPORT PARENTING
As a parent of a student who participates in athletics, you make a huge difference in the quality of your child’s sport experience, as well as what is being taught and learned by our youth. Please click on the link below and take a free class being offered by the NFHS to provide information and resources to help educate you on the importance of the role of the parent in school sports. If you are not a member of the NFHS Learn site, you will need to register to view the course.
POSITIVE SPORT PARENTING COURSE
ADM FIGURES FOR THE 2020-22 RECLASSIFICATION CYCLE
The following numbers
will used for the WHSAA reclassification cycle for 2020-22.
These figures were obtained from the spring ADM's turned in (WDE600)
by each School District to the State Department of Education. The
ADM's from grades 7-10 determine the 2020-21 figure and the ADM's
from grades 6-9 determine the 2021-22 figure. The average of those
two figures will be used for classification purposes.
RECLASSIFICATION STRUCTURES - 2020-21 and 2021-22
2021-22 MEDIA INFORMATION
In order to facilitate
the disbursement of media passes for all WHSAA sponsored district,
regional, and state activities, the WHSAA will be working in conjunction
with the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters and the Wyoming Press