Colorado - Sports participation fees--allowed: Program requirement

Program Requirement
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State law specifically allows for fees for participation.

C.R.S. 22-32-117

(2) (a) A board may require a pupil to pay:

  • (I) Tuition as authorized by law;
  • (II) Any fees reasonably necessary for and reasonably related to the actual cost of textbooks or expendable supplies not provided free of charge;
  • (III) Charges and fees authorized by this section and section 22-32-118;
  • (IV) Miscellaneous fees collected on a voluntary basis as a condition of participation or attendance at a school-sponsored activity or program not within the academic portion of the educational program

C.R.S. 22-32-116.5

(6) (a) A school may charge any student participating in an activity a participation fee as a prerequisite to participation.

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