The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF), Special Olympics Northern and Southern California and the California Department of Education (CDE) have formed a partnership to establish an inclusive culture that promotes participation opportunities for student-athletes with disabilities. This partnership enables CIF member schools to implement Unified Sports programming on their respective campuses.

The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) website

 

PARTICIPATION

Sac-Joaquin Section - Has participated in Unified Track and Field at the section level championship meets, and also consists of various Unified Sport leagues that play soccer and basketball throughout the school year.

North Coast Section - Has participated in Unified Track and Field at the section level championship meets, and also consists of various Unified Sport leagues that play soccer and basketball throughout the school year.

Central Coast Section - Consists of multiple schools having head to head Unified Sport exhibition matches in soccer, basketball, and track & field.

San Francisco Section - Has participated in Unified Track and Field at the section level.

 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Each participating section and school has their own requirements for participation. To get more information on which schools are participating, how to bring the program to a new school, or more please contact your local school administrator and SONC’s Unified Sports Manager, Cameron Ahmadian at: camerona@sonc.org .