BVHS Evaluations Policy and Guidelines
BVHS is committed to providing players an opportunity to grow as individuals and gain self-esteem through a positive hockey experience that emphasizes fun, participation, development, safety, and respect.
Please reference the BVHS Evaluations Guidelines for the Grievance Process. Anyone wanting to file a Grievance, must complete the steps outlined in the document and submit the Grievance in person by 5:00pm on Sept 20, 2018. Please slide the grievance under the Bow Valley Hockey Society’s office door.
Skills Testing Information
The Atom Age Group will do the following drills for skills testing:
- Transition Skate With Puck
- Transition Skate Without Puck
- 100 Foot Skate Forwards With Puck
- 100 Foot Skate Forwards Without Puck
- 100 Foot Skate Backwards Without Puck
- 100 Foot Skate Backwards With Puck
- Agility Weave With Puck
- Agility Weave Without Puck
Goalie Evaluation Session Information
Click the button for more information on the drills the goalies will be doing during Goalie Evaluation Session # 1 and Goalie Evaluation Session # 2.
Goalie Evaluation Parent Meeting
For more information on what was covered in the goalie parent meeting please click to the right.
BVHS Sock, Jersey Deposit and Volunteer Bond Cheque Deposit Nights will take place on Sept 4, and Sept 5, 2018 from 7:00-9:00pm at the Trico Centre.
Please note that these schedules may change depending on registration numbers.
Pertinent Information Regarding Evaluations
The BVHS website will be updated each night by 12:00am. It is your responsibility to check the website to confirm your child's ice times for their next session. We will be posting the Evaluation Groupings on the website.
Conditioning Skates- There are no conditioning skates.
Skills Session # 1- Players will participate in timed drills to evaluate skills such as skating and puck handling.
Session # 2- Cascade Skates- These skates provide players with the opportunity to move up or down based on their on ice performance. Players are permitted to be on ice for up to two hours and parents should plan accordingly.
Session # 3- Cascade Skates- These skates provide players with the opportunity to move up or down based on their on ice performance. Players are permitted to be on ice for up to two hours and parents should plan accordingly.
Sessions # 4- This session will consist of two teams playing one another during a one hour game. During this session one or more players will be identified from one or both teams to move up to the next group in the subsequent session.
Sessions 5- This session will consist of two teams playing one another during a one hour game. Players will be evaluated during the session where they are the lower ranked grouping. Ex. In the Group 1 vs Group 2 Session- Group 2 will be ranked. Players will be moved up or down based on their overall rankings from all 5 Sessions. Session # 5 is an evaluated ice time.
Session # 1 - This grouping will not be posted online. Parents will receive this info via email prior to September 1, 2018.
Please click here for Session # 2- Cascades Groupings
Please click here for Session # 3- Scrimmage Groupings
Please click here for Session # 4- Scrimmage Groupings
Please click here for Session # 5- Scrimmage Groupings
Final Placements and Coach Selections
The teams will be finalized on September 22, 2018.
Coaches will be selected and contacted on or before September 23, 2018.
Players will be contacted by their respective Head Coaches by September 24, 2018.