Pay to Participate
Pay your 2015-2016 High School Pay-to-Participate fees online beginning July 1st
High School: There is an annual Sport fee of $250 which includes all three sports seasons: Fall, Winter and Spring. All students also must pay a $30 nonrefundable AAPS Insurance fee. The total Pay to Participate fee is $280 per student*.
Note: Club Sport participants are only required to pay the nonrefundable AAPS insurance fee and are exempt from the Pay to Participate Sport fee.
*Within the same school year, if a family has more than two students participating in high school athletics, additional students in the same family will have the Pay to Participate fee waived. These additional students will still need to pay the AAPS Insurance fee.
Click on your school below to begin the online registration process.Pay your 2015-2016 Middle School Pay-to-Participate fees online beginning August 1st
Middle School: There is an annual fee of $150 for each student which includes all five sports seasons.
Click on your school below to begin the online registration process.
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Rec & Ed and Pay-to-Participate Fees
Rec & Ed handles the payment processing of Pay to Participate Sport and Insurance fees.
Rec & Ed does not handle athletic forms. These forms should be taken to your school athletic office.
Online registration and payment opens on July 1st for High School students and on August 1st for Middle School students for the Pay to Participate program.
For the registrations processed by Rec & Ed, you may receive a receipt in your e-mail. The charges may look something like "15-16 (School) Athletics Insurance Fee", "15-16 (School) Pay to Participate : 1st Sport & Insurance Fee.
Families requesting a waiver for the $250/$150 PTP Sport Fee must provide documentation to their school’s athletic office of one or more of the following: SNAP/Food Stamps, Medicaid or Free/Reduced lunch. Staff at the athletic office will give you a discount code that will allow on-line registration without being charged the PTP Sport fee.
Families may also bring this documentation and required fees to the Rec & Ed office (1515 S. Seventh St on the west side of Pioneer H.S.) Monday-Friday from 8:00am- 4:30 pm and Rec & Ed staff will process the registration
If you do not have any of the aforementioned fee waiver documentation but still wish to apply for an athletic fee waiver, you may apply for a Rec & Ed scholarship. Information about our scholarships is available here (pdf) and the application form is available here (pdf). Please indicate on the scholarship form or attach a note that you are interested in waiving Pay-to-Participate Sport fees (also indicate which family member/s, school/s, and sport/s). Only one scholarship application is needed per household.
We accept scholarship applications in person during office hours at the Rec & Ed office, by mail, by email email@example.com or in our secure 24-hour drop box in the entrance of our office. It takes 7-10 business days to process scholarship applications with all completed documentation.
Requests for refunds should be directed to individual school athletic offices. Requests for refunds must comply with current refund guidelines.
If you have questions regarding athletic forms, etc., please contact your athletic office:
Middle school contact information:
Ann Arbor Open at Mack: 994-1910
If you have questions regarding your Rec & Ed receipt or applying for a Rec & Ed scholarship, please contact Rec & Ed at 994-2300.