Home-schooled students and those attending private, virtual or
charter schools would have to be allowed to play sports and
participate in extracurricular activities at their local public
school under a proposal backed by Republicans in the Wisconsin
The proposal was
added to the state budget by the Legislature's Joint Finance
Committee early Wednesday morning.
attending a charter school or a private school could only
participate in a sport not offered at their private or charter
could be charged to participate, and home schooled students who
are determined to be academically ineligible could be barred by
the public school board from playing sports.