PHS Field Usage Rules
Entrance to PHS (for pre-game practice and actual game) will ONLY be through visitors gates on the scoreboard side of the field. Home and Visiting team parents,…PLEASE PARK ONLY in the main lot (North side of stadium)behind the scoreboard. DO NOT PARK ANYWHERE ON THE SOUTH END OF THE STADIUM CLOSEST TO THE SCHOOL AS GATES WILL BE LOCKED!
Note: Earliest Gates will be open is 7:00 AM for 8 AM games.
Please note: For 3:30 games, the PHS Band will be using the actual game field until 3 PM so do not interfere with their practice.
For 3:30 start times, it is imperative that both teams conduct weigh-ins no later than 3 PM in the area by the white tent on the scoreboard side of the field.
Visiting teams may warm-up behind the end zone on the flag-pole side of the stadium or, may warm up sharing the back field with the Home team.
ONLY one side of the stadium can be used for all spectators. This is the Non-Press-Box side of the stadium (WEST side).
There will be no cars, trucks allowed within the confines of the track and field itself.
CONCESSIONS WILL BE AT THE NORTHWEST (SCOREBOARD) SIDE
OF THE FIELD. Restrooms will be open on this side of the stadium only.
No One is allowed in the press box except for the announcer and scoreboard operator provided by Poway.
PLEASE NOTE: ONLY PLAYERS, TEAM STAFF, CHEERLEADERS AND BOARD MEMBERS ARE ALLOWED ON THE TRACK OR FIELD ITSELF. THIS IS A JOINT RULE BETWEEN PUSD AND POWAY POP WARNER AND IS IN ACCORDANCE WITH NATIONAL RULES GOVERNING THE PARENT “ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY”.
At halftime and pre and post game, no children are permitted on the track or field. This will be strictly enforced.
The Poway Board will operate an information booth on the scoreboard side of the field.
A board member can be found here as well as lost and found. Extra MPR forms will also be available.
It is here that home MPR forms are to be turned in after each game.
In order to fully protect the artificial surface of the playing
field and surrounding track, the following rules will be
1. ONLY CLEAR WATER, IS ALLOWED ON THE SIDELINES, FIELD OR TRACK. NO GATOR AID OR OTHER LIQUID.
2. ABSOLUTELY NO SUNFLOWER OR ANY OTHER FORM OF SEEDS ARE ALLOWED ON THE FIELD OR TRACK. AT HALF TIME, AND AFTER THE GAME, YOU MAY CONSUME SNACKS EITHER ON THE GRASS AREA CLOSEST TO THE SCHOOL (flag post side) OR, OUTSIDE THE FENCING THAT SURROUNDS THE STADIUM OR UNDER OR BEHIND THE STADIUM BLEACHERS. Ensure all orange slices, bottles, snacks and wrappers are totally picked up at half time and after EACH game ENSURE YOUR SIDELINE IS ABSOLUTELY CLEAN AFTER YOUR GAME…THIS MEANS PICKING UP EVERYTHING.
1.NO DOGS ON PHS PROPERTY. NO AIR-HORNS AS THEY EXCEED THE DECIBEL LEVEL PERMITTED BY THE CITY OF POWAY ON SATURDAY.
4. NO SKATEBOARDING OR BLADING ON PHS GROUNDS
5. No smoking on school grounds
THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR COOPERATION.
NOTE: We now have city and school permission to use the school PA system in the press box BUT ONLY IF VOLUME LEVELS ARE STRICTLY FOLLOWED.
At our field, Poway provides the game announcer and scoreboard operator. Once volume levels have been set for the earliest game, they ARE NOT TO BE RAISED.
All rules approved by Dan Crane, PHS AD