Concussion Information

We are consistently seeing more and more information being released in regards to concussions and their long-term impact on the quality of life.  Below are a list of useful links that will help address many of your questions regarding what a concussion is and what the law does.

Concussion Testing Instructions

Every athlete participating in a sport for New Castle High School is required to complete a baseline concussion test.

  1.  Go to www.concussionvitalsigns.com
  2. Click on ‘Athlete Testing’ on the upper right hand side.
  3. In the username box, type ‘NCTrojans’.
  4. In the password box, type ‘wearenc’.
  5. In the athlete ID box, type your name, then click ‘Take Test’.
  6. on the next screen, type your name again in the ‘Confirm Athlete’ ID box.
  7. Enter your date of birth, followed by clicking ‘Baseline’ under assessment.
  8. Under ‘Assessments’, check only the first 2 boxes.
  9. Next, select whether your testing is supervised or, at home alone.
  10. Proceed to the test.

 

 

HELPFUL LINKS:

What you should know about concussions

IHSAA Guidelines for Concussion Management

FAQ’s about Concussions

Current Indiana Law Regarding Concussion