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AISA has been serving independent schools in Alabama since 1970.


The Alabama Independent School Association's Athletic Program Offers a Variety of Opportunities for Participation for Boys and Girls in the Following Areas:  Local, Regional, District and State


  • Class A: Abbeville Christian Academy
  • Class AA: Autauga Academy
  • Class AAA: Glenwood School

Concussion Rule for All Sports

The AISA Athletic Committee voted unanimously on July 28, 2010 to approve the following concerning player concussions: Any player who shows signs or symptoms associated with a concussion shall not return to play in any sport until cleared by a medical doctor.

  • Please refer to the NFHS Rules Book that your school was issued at the Annual Coaches’ Meeting.

AISA ATHLETIC HANDBOOK, GENERAL INFORMATION, PAGE 8--Note: It is the responsibility of the school to notify in writing the AISA office of any ejection of a coach or player within 48 hours. There will be a $100.00 fine for failure to report ejections. A player or coach ejected for conduct reasons from any playoff and/or final game of the sports season will be fined $250.00.

The 2017-2018 Gate Admission Fees: Regular season play, Tournament play, Double headers and Jamborees:  $7.00 adults $5.00 students. Area/Regional Playoffs:  $7.00 Admission for everyone.  Tripleheader Football Championships: $15.00 Admission for everyone.  Admission to AISA State Athletic Events is $8.00 adults and students (All-Stars, Elite 8, Championship Play, etc.).


Sports Official Bill and Sportsmanship

HOME SCHOOL OPPONENTS: PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF THE FOLLOWING IMPORTANT PROPOSAL/POLICY: “Student-athletes transferring from a home school and/or a non-traditional school program will be eligible for AISA interscholastic athletics, if all AISA eligibility requirements have been met. AISA schools are not allowed to play home school teams in any sport. 

National Center for Sports Safety: Please note contact information has changed as follows:  National Center for Sports Safety; 2301 Morris Ave. Suite 105; Birmingham, Alabama 35203; Phone: 205-329-7535 or 7508; Fax: 205-329-7526; Toll-Free: 1-866-508-NCSS (6277);; Online Sports Safety

Association Ball Adoption

The AISA has officially adopted the following balls for play in:

  • Football
    Spalding J5V Advance (62-8998) OR TF-SB1
  • Basketball
    Spalding TF1000 ZK Pro (Men 64-4968 and Women 64-4988)
  • Volleyball
    Spalding TF1500 Composite OR TF3000 Leather Spalding TF5000 Leather – AISA Championship
  • Softball
    43147 Dudley Thunder Heat, Leather Cover NFHS
  • Baseball

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Benefits of Membership

Member schools have voluntarily joined the AISA and follow the guidelines and standards in order to provide a quality school and in order to provide a quality school program.

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