The first Board Meeting of the 2023-24 Season will be held on September 12th, 2023 @ 7:30 PM …..- the meeting location is the Auditorium of Bishop Ford Catholic H.S. (500 19th Street ~ enter at corner of 10th Avenue)……. The Board’s 2023 Referee School will begin on Thursday September 14th and run for 8 weeks…… Applications for the School will be available online in August……






Founded in 1925 the Stated Purposes of District Board #37 are:

     • To Educate, Train, Develop, And Provide Continuous Instruction For Basketball Officials,

     • To Promote The Welfare Of The Game Of Basketball, Its Players And Officials,

     • To Maintain The Highest Standard Of Basketball Officiating,

     • To Encourage The Spirit Of Fair Play And Sportsmanship Among Contestants,

     • To Have Available An Adequate Number Of Thoroughly Trained And Capable Officials, And

     • To Cooperate With All Organizations Officially Connected With The Game Of Basketball.

This Worldwide Organization of Local “District Boards” That Spans 38 States In The United States And 11 Foreign Countries, Has Been The Unparalleled And Undisputed Leader In Training Basketball Officials In:

     • The Basketball Rules Of The Game

     • The Mechanics And Techniques Of Officiating

     • The Organization Of Local And State Officials Association’s

     • The Development Of Training Curricula And Standards