Special Olympics Enrollment & Eligibility
In order for an athlete to be eligible for the Columbus Schools Special Olympics program, the following requirements must be met:
- The athlete is currently enrolled in Columbus Schools or a graduate of Columbus Schools
- The athlete must be eight (8) years of age or older
- The athlete is identified as having limitations in both general learning and adaptive skills.
- The athlete must complete a Special Olympics Application for Participation (medical release signed by parent/guardian and physician), a Code of Conduct, and an Athlete Interest Form.
Listed are the sports within each season, as well as the minimum age required to train and compete in each sport. Transportation to and from practice is up to the athlete, family and/or guardian. Buses are provided to some of the games and tournaments if held outside the Columbus area.
If you are interested in enrolling you may download the forms by clicking the links here: Special Olympics Application (medical release), Athlete Code of Conduct, Athlete Interest Form. You may also contact the office and an enrollment package can be mailed to you. About our program.
Please return the forms to:
Columbus Schools Special Olympics
3700 S High St
Columbus, OH 43207