Athletic Dept Info

Jim Lavin

Athletic Director: Jim Lavin
10045 E. Madero Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209
Phone: (480) 984-8947 x116

Administrative Athletic Secretary
480 984-8947 x116


Each athlete must take the MTBI/Concussion Course and submit the certificate with his/her athletic packet before he/she can be cleared for a sport. This certificate will only need to be done one time in the athlete’s high school career. If an athletic packet has already been submitted for winter or spring season please complete course and submit certificate. This course can be found at:

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GPS Athletic Fee per sport: $100
Uniforms will not be issued until fee is paid. Athletic fee may be paid with tax credit donations. There may be additional fees required per sport, please contact your coach.

Rules and Regulations for Gilbert Public Schools Athletics
State and school academic requirements: The Extracurricular Activity Eligibility Policy, JJJ, shall apply to all students who choose to participate in the District’s interscholastic programs.

  1. Students must meet the state requirements of passing all classers. An “F” grade. An “I” or a “U” grade will constitute a failure to pass a course.
  2. Students must meet the District requirement of a 2.0 G.P.A. carry over from the previous grading period.
  3. Students must have a physical examination completed per the Gilbert Public Schools Athletic Clearance Packet.
  4. NCAA Clearing House Eligibility. For information refer to the Gilbert Public Schools Course Description Book
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Jim Lavin

Asst. Principal / Athletic Director
Desert Ridge High School
Gilbert Public Schools