Comment by Steve Smith
Scholastic efforts should be tied to participation in various sporting endeavours. In this case a passing grade of 1.75% which is a C-, should be boosted to at least a B grade (2.5 GPA, Students should put education first, then enjoy and participate in various sports. A basketball, soccer, or other sport participation effort should be tied to an above average grade in all subjects. THEN apply to play on the sport game of their choice.
SCHOOL IS NOT ABOUT SPORTS, IT’S ABOUT LEARNING.
Read more: http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2016/08/17/baltimore-city-schools-may-set-minimum-gpa-for-student-athletes/