Sports Medicine

Athletic Trainer: Matt Kirkpatrick, MA Ed., ATC

Sports Participation Forms and Information

According to the Alabama High School Athletic Association, all Student Athletes must complete the following forms in order to participate in school sports:

AHSAA Student Release Form

AHSAA Concussion Information

AHSAA Preparticipation Physical Evaluation

AHSAA NFHS Sportsmanship Instructions

Information for Visiting Teams

We are looking forward to your visit to Altamont and would like to help you in any way possible. A list of equipment provided during your visit are listed below. The Athletic Training Room is located in the south end of the main gym and will be open 45 minutes prior to game time for your convenience. You must bring your own taping supplies if an Athletic Trainer will not be accompanying your team. There will be a Certified Athletic Trainer on site for all Varsity events. Often one our Team Physicians will be present, and at a minimum, will be on call. We hope your visit to Altamont is a safe and enjoyable one. Please don't hesitate to contact us is you need anything.

Sean Gibson, Director of Athletics
Matt Kirkpatrick, Athletic Trainer

  • water with cups
  • ice and bags
  • someone to tape/wrap- please provide equipment (tape, pre-wrap, etc.) if possible
  • moist heat packs (Volleyball and Basketball)
  • towels
  • emergency equipment (AED, splints, etc.)
  • hot and cold whirlpools (Volleyball and Basketball)

If you have any other needs while your team is visiting, please contact Athletic Trainer Matt Kirkpatrick at mkirkpatrick@altamontschool.org.