For a switch scholar to be instantly eligible underneath Georgia Excessive Faculty Affiliation guidelines, she or he should make a “bona fide transfer,” wherein the “scholar moved concurrently with the whole parental unit or individuals he/she resided with on the former college, and the coed and mother or father(s) or individuals residing with the coed stay within the service space of the brand new college.”
Shifting to Georgia wasn’t an issue for Randy, who retired in 2012 after working for 32 years with the Los Angeles Police Division. Yvonne, who works as an administrative assistant, needed to stay in California for her job. For Jake to be eligible for one season at Valdosta Excessive, Randy and Yvonne legally separated to satisfy the Georgia residency guidelines. Based on court docket information, Randy and Yvonne dissolved their marriage on Aug. 20. They plan to get again collectively as soon as Jake’s season at Valdosta Excessive ends.
“The necessities [are] a full household transfer, in order that and, clearly, grades and that form of factor,” Randy mentioned. “So at this level, we received a authorized separation. We’re proper down the rules so far as being eligible to play.”
Right here is the total story, by way of Tom G.