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Coach Information


Coach Information

Coach Information

Coaches share their talent, skills and experience to advise or monitor the student athletes of the North Royalton City School District. Our coaches are required to meet the training requirements set forth by our District and the Ohio Department of Education. 
Coaches are required to obtain a Pupil Activity Permit through the Ohio Department of Education
to work with, supervise, or coach student athletes in Ohio. 
To obtain a Pupil Activity Permit, coaches must complete the following trainings: 
Fundamentals of Coaching Certificate (one time only training):
Advanced First Aid for Coaches (PAP Class) - Nationally Approved Programs (must take in order to obtain or renew PAP License): 
Concussion Training Certificate (valid for three years):
Sudden Cardiac Arrest Certificate (Lindsay's Law) (valid for one year):
CPR/AED Card (valid for two years):
  • The District holds up to two CPR/AED Courses. Please contact the North Royalton Athletic Office for dates/times of trainings 440-582-7821.  If you unable to attend these trainings before your coaching season begins, you must complete a training from a course approved by the District.


Pupil Activity Permit:  Once a coach has completed the required trainings, they will need to apply for a Pupil Activity Permit through the Ohio Department of Education by following the steps listed below.  

Step 1: Navigate to:
             Click the "Login" link at the top of the page

Step 2: Choose "OH/ID Portal"
Need help? Navigate to:

Step 3: Click on the "Create New Account" link
FBI/BCI Background Check Information
All coaches and volunteers are required to have a BCI/FBI Background check at the time of hire. FBI background checks are required every five years thereafter. Background checks are done at our Board of Education office, 6579 Royalton Road, North Royalton, Ohio. Please contact Cathy Szabo, [email protected], to schedule appointment, 440-237-8800. 

Contact Info

Athletic Office: 440-582-7825
Athletic Director: Bo Kuntz 
Athletic Secretary: Maria Hebebrand
Personnel Office: 440-582-9037 
Admin. Assistant: Elaine Roba

Coach Payment Info

Mid Season Payments:
Half payments will be automatically made at mid season provided
1. The mid season payment option is selected on the contract.
2. All certifications must be up to date and on file at the Board office. 
Final Payments:
1. Complete the Athletic Supplemental Request Form.
2. Obtain approval signatures from principal and athletic director.
3. Outside coaches need to submit a work calendar along with the payment request for retirement service credit (not applicable to re-employed retirees).
4. Submit form to payroll department. 
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