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The NHIAA recognizes that schools are increasingly moving away from the Carnegie Unit/seat time hours for instruction and grading, it is expected that the school principal will follow the intent of the By-Laws when certifying academic eligibility for student athletes.
The following MC2 requirements meet or exceed NHIAA By-Laws A-E.

  • Proficient EODs (End of Days)
  • Current ILP
  • Last Exhibition was Proficient
  • Complete Schedule Planner and online calendar
  • Received Essential Knowledge credit in past three months
  • Progress in Phase Habits
  • Minimum required competency in the following Habits:
  • Management: Proficient in the following indicators
    • o Time management (Completes tasks on time)
    • o Responsibility (Takes responsibility for own part)
  • Ownership: Proficient in the following indicator
    • o Investment in Learning (Shows investment)
  • Character: Proficient in the following indicators
    • o Dealing with Others (In most situations treats others with honesty and respect)
    • o Reliance on Authority (Follows the rules even when authority is not present)
  • Collaboration: Proficient in the following indicator
    • o Working with Others (Makes an effort to work with others as well as friends)