and Code of Conduct: The rules of
conduct shall apply to all students, teachers,
officials, sponsors, and individuals associated
with the TEAM Event whether participating in the
Awards Program or just observing. That all
individuals and/or organizations affiliated with
TEAM, in any manner shall conduct them selves in
honorable, courteous and sportsmanlike fashion.
I. Rules of Conduct:
A. No person shall perform or allow willful,
flagrant or repeated destruction of personal or
B. No person, organization shall use or permit the
use of abusive or threatening language or conduct
toward any official.
C. No person shall conduct them selves in an
unsportsmanlike fashion or allow unsportsmanlike
conduct to exist.
D. No person shall conduct an act of theft, or
allow an act of theft to be perpetrated.
E. No alcohol, drugs or smoking will be allowed by
any competitive member in or on the premises of
any and all facilities where TEAM sanctioned
events are in progress. Drugs approved or
prescribed by a proper medical personnel for use
by a competitive member shall be exempted provided
it meets the TEAM rules and guidelines for
prescribed drugs and medication for competition.
F. No person shall falsify or permit the
falsification of any document relative to the TEAM
or the activities of either.
G. No person shall participate in or permit the
act of cheating, fighting or the act of physical,
mental or verbal abuse.
H. No person or organization shall conduct any
act, or permit any act to be conducted, not
specifically stated herein
or in the Rules of TEAM, that may endanger any
person or property tangible or intangible.
II. Rule for hotel stay:
A. All Hotel Guest shall be able to sleep, to
expect others to refrain from shouting in the
hallways, lounges, and public area, from slamming
doors, and to tactfully confront inappropriate
behavior of fellow participants without negative
B. All participants are restricted to their
assigned Hotel Rooms from 11:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
C. Visitation by members of the opposite sex is
not permitted in the Hotel Rooms. Parents wishing
to visit their children and possibly take their
child anywhere, must first consult the sponsors.
D. Radios, CD or other electronic devises etc.
should be played at a volume that does not disturb
others and that cannot be heard outside the room.
E. There shall not be any sports and horse play;
such as football, wrestling, water fights,
bouncing balls, flying discs, running in the
hallways or rooms; these activities are not
permitted. All items violating this policy will be
confiscated and returned when participants check
F. Appropriate clothing is required when outside
of their Hotel Room. Common areas such as hall
will be routinely checked by both male and female
staff members and security.
G. Respect of all Event and Hotel Staff is
expected and no harassment will be tolerated.
A. Vandalism: the purposeful destruction of Rooms
/ Dining Facilities / Event Venue property: is not
acceptable behavior. The cost incurred by such
behavior and other damages accidentally incurred
will be the responsibility of the offending
participant(s). All attempts will be made to
identify the participant(s) involved and report
the name(s) to the Team Leader. In the event of
damages to common areas, prorated charges will be
assessed to members of the room occupying the
B. Furniture in individual rooms and lounges shall
not be rearranged or removed from their assigned
locations. All furnishings remain in the rooms.
Any violation or infraction of these Rules of
Conduct are subject to disciplinary action as set
forth by the Awards Program.
VIII. Rule Violation / Disciplinary
Actions / Participant Removal:
A. Any violation of these rules or policies will
result in immediate participant disqualification
from the TEAM Awards Program.
B. The student parents will be notified
immediately, the parents will be required to pick
up their child and check out of the hotel
Student Signature: ______________________________
Parent Signature: ________________________________