CODE OF CONDUCT
Welcome to South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music and congratulations on your choice to participate as a member of our outstanding athletic/music program. South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music consists of a proud successful group of athletes/band members led by committed and knowledgeable coaches and band directors.
The South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music Athletic Code of Conduct was developed so that students and their parents may understand important information relating to athletic/music participation at South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. Participation at South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music is a privilege. With this privilege come certain responsibilities. Students represent South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music in the classroom, band room and in the athletic arena, and in the community. The athletic Code of Conduct is in effect 365 days of the year, 24 hours a day, and 7 days a week.
Student Code of Conduct set forth the expectations of students as members of South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. This code applies to behavior at South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. Each student shall be responsible for his or her conduct.
The Athletic/ music Departments have established a standard for behavior for all student-athletes/ band members participating in extra-curriculum events which emphasize the importance of sportsmanship, appropriate conduct, and responsibilities that each athlete/band member must accept when representing South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. It is the intention of South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music to achieve a level of behavior that reflects the program. This requires a commitment from each student. In addition to the following rules, specific team policies may be established which compliment overall departmental goals.
The violation of team, band rules, policies, or regulations may carry a penalty ranging from a temporary suspension to removal from the program. As a member of the program, you represent the athletic/band department of South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. All members will conduct themselves in a respectful manner at all times. As a member of South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music band and athletic teams are expected to exhibit outstanding sportsmanship and encourage teammates and band members to do likewise.
As a member of South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music athletic team, you will obey all rules and regulations established by the community college you attend and the NCAA and the BCC. If a student is arrested it will be treated seriously by the South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music. Immediate suspension from the team is a possibility as well as other disciplinary action until all legal aspects of the matter in question have been resolved. Team members will follow all academic procedures established by the college and program rules with regard to academic expectations.
On a team trip, or at any team-related function, team members are prohibited from consuming alcohol products, tobacco, or using any illegal drugs. This includes travel to and from an event and any time the team is together in an official capacity. It is expected that all student-athletes will conduct themselves in an ethical manner at all times. As stated in the NCAA manual, unethical conduct includes fraudulence in connection with entrance or placement, engaging in athletic competition under an assumed name, dishonesty in evading or violating NCAA regulations, or knowingly furnishing South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music with false information.
Student-athletes and music students are expected to attend all academic classes and maintain a 2.5 or higher. In the event, a practice session conflicts with a class students must attend the class session. As an athletic participant its is vital that you check your health insurance status to be certain that you have medical insurance South Carolina Faith Athletics & Music does not provide insurance nor will be held responsible for injuries assumed by the student-athlete.