May 2012

Tough times resulting in pay-to-play fees for school sports: Upcoming report

May 11, 2012
Sports offer many health and education benefits for teens. But due to continuing budget challenges, schools have had to tighten their belts when it comes to funding for athletics. Many middle and high schools now charge a fee for students who participate in sports. These “pay-to-play” fees are sometimes charged per school year or sometimes charged for each sport a student plays.
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