Norton Middle School is a member of the Ohio High School Athletic Association.  The OHSAA is a non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to supervise and administer interscholastic athletic competition among its member schools to the end that the interscholastic program should become an integral part of the total educational program of the school.  To that end, the OHSAA through its Commissioners and the State Athletic Board of Control develops rules and guidelines within which to operate and serve the many youths of the state of Ohio.  As a member, Norton Middle School agrees to abide by and cooperate with all rules and regulations of the OHSAA.