Charger Girl Update – 10/2-6/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES,

Thank you for adjusting to the changes of last week regarding your game schedule!

Please know that you always receive all changes when we do…

Your support in cheering on your Chargers at TO was appreciated 

Reminder: The Spirit Team Car Wash is coming!

*You have received a separate email on 9/17/17 regarding the Mandatory Charger Girls Car Wash – October 15 …and one on the ‘Off Site’ Ticket Sales schedule on 9/27/17.

*All Team Members have also received their tickets in class and signed up for selling at the stores with their Team members.

Please dress correctly as instructed and arrive at your shift on time.

You may also of course sell your tickets at school to your friends, teachers, neighbors.etc..

*Information will be in the Morning Announcement and on Bolt TV etc…

soooo don’t delay…start selling NOW!

*PLEASE NOTE: *The money from your individual Car Wash Sales will be turned in for each Charger Girl to the Charger Girls Treasurer, Tina Wilkie, at the Car Wash on 10/15/17.

*Please bring your sales money received in an INDIVIDUAL ENVELOPE WITH THE TEAM MEMBERS NAME AND MONETARY TOTAL CLEARLY WRITTEN ON THE FRONT.

*Each Charger Girl will receive personal credit in their individual accounts for their PRE-SALE Car Wash TICKET Sales ONLY.

*ALL TICKET PROCEEDS FROM THOSE SOLD THE DAY OF THE CAR WASH WILL BE DEPOSITED INTO THE ‘TEAM ACCOUNT’ and will

 be used for the monetary needs of The Spirit Team

*Please reply/respond directly to the committee with your questions…etc at lynnjacobsen2@me.com !

*Thank you to the Committee for their efforts on behalf of the members of The Agoura High School Spirit Team.

Thought of the Week:

 

IN A POSITIVE MANNER ONLY….

 

Spirit Team Trivia:

 

How are your skills coming? Remember…practice makes perfect!

This week for The Charger Girls:

 

Monday,10/2- *Mandatory – Class

*Mandatory – After school practice as scheduled.

 

Wednesday,10/4 –  *Mandatory –  Class

*Mandatory Game Day/School Dress for Friday decided.

Thursday, 10/5 – *Mandatory – Captains meeting – 4:45pm – G Building

 *Mandatory After School Practice – as scheduled

Friday, 10/6  –

*HOME FOOTBALL VS. MOORPARK! – and Middle School Band Night.

*Game day dress are worn to school by ALL Team Members …as decided…

*No sweatshirts or any other article of clothing are worn UNDER OR OVER YOUR UNIFORM/GAME DAY DRESS…WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE CHARGER GIRL ‘SPIRIT TEAM SWEATS’ ONLY!

*Mandatory – *Class

*ALL JV TEAM MEMBERS WILL MEET COACH COSTAS IN THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM IMMEDIATELY AFTER SCHOOL ENDS…AND BE PERFORMANCE READY BY 3:10 pm.

THEY WILL TAKE ALL OF THE PROPS/BOXES/SIGNS/FLAGS…ETC..TO THE FOOTBALL FIELD.

*THEY WILL THEN CHEER THE JV GAME…AND.. WILL NOT LEAVE THE STADIUM/THEIR TEAM…FOR ANY REASON UNTIL AFTER THE VARSITY GAME IS OVER WITH…AND ALL OF THE PROPS…ETC….ARE RETURNED TO THE LOCKER ROOM!

*FYI…ALL TEAM MEMBERS – AFTER THE OPPOSING TEAM ARRIVES…THEY WILL BE USING THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…THEREFORE…THERE IS NO GOING BACK TO THE LOCKER ROOM FOR ANYONE/THING.. UNTIL THE END OF THE VARSITY GAME!

*YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ACCESS THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…FOR ANY REASON UNTIL THAT TIME

*THERE WILL BE NO EATING FOR JV UNTIL THE 3RD QUARTER OF THE VARSITY GAME…

* PLEASE MAKE SURE TO BRING WATER (ONLY) TO THE STADIUM TO DRINK FOR THE GAME AND.. ENERGY BARS/GATORADE /POWERADE   …OR SOMETHING SMALL FOR YOU TO EAT/DRINK IF YOU WISH… BEFORE THE VARSITY GAME.

*VARSITY WILL ARRIVE PERFORMANCE READY TO THE STADIUM…NO LATER THEN 5:30pm…AND GO IMMEDIATLY TO THE AREA UNDER THE SCORE BOARD TO WARM UP!

*PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU EAT BEFORE YOU COME TO THE STADIUM AS YOU MAY ONLY DRINK WATER DURING THE GAME/HALFTIME!

ALSO, BRING AN ENERGY BAR OR SOMETHING SMALL FOR AFTERWARDS if you wish!

*After their game…ALL JV WILL CHANGE INTO LONG SLEEVE PERFORMANCE TOP FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE EVENING.and join Varsity for warmups..underneath the scoreboard area….FOR PREGAME  PERFORMANCE.

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL SHOW JV WHERE TO SIT IN THE STANDS TO CHEER AND SUPPORT VARSITY…AFTER THEIR PERFORMANCE AT PRE-GAME.

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL TELL JV WHEN TO JOIN VARSITY FOR THE HALF TIME PERFORMANCE.

*JV (only) WILL HAVE A BREAK 3RD QUARTER to go to the restroom, eat and visit with friends..AFTER THEIR HALF TIME PERFORMANCE… IF THEY HAVE PROPERLY SUPPORTED VARSITY DURING 1ST AND 2ND QUARTERS OF THE VARSITY GAME…..

(Water only/no food/gum etc.. allowed in the stands for JV when cheering)

*NO PHONE USE EXCEPT DURING THE JV 3RD QUARTER BREAK!

*JV will return to the stands BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF THE 4TH QUARTER OF THE VARSITY GAME …TO RESUME CHEERING/SUPPORTING FROM THE STANDS …

*JV WILL NOT LEAVE THE STADIUM  FOR ANY REASON UNTIL AFTER THE VARSITY GAME IS OVER WITH…AND ALL OF THE PROPS…ETC….ARE RETURNED BY THE ENTIRE TEAM TO THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM…

*GOLD TEAM CAPTAINS WILL TELL THE TEAM WHEN TO LEAVE THE STADIUM NEAR THE END OF THE GAME AND… ORGANIZE/OVERSEE THE RETURNING OF THE PROPS/TRASH PICKUP FROM THE TRACK!

THE ENTIRE TEAM WILL BE DISMISSED AT THE GIRLS LOCKER ROOM BY YOUR COACH/MRS. McGREW…ONLY  

Coming UP:

*Monday, 10/9 – No School ! – *MANDATORY  – ALL TEAM PRACTICE –

 3-6:30PM

* Monday, 10/9 – Support your Charger Girls! – Questions/Suggestions? ALL Parents and Representatives: 6:30pm – Important Booster Meeting – Teachers Lounge!

*Saturday, 10/14 – MANDATORY – Reyes Adobe Days Parade – approx. 9-11am. 

Final information to be emailed 10/8 –  AGOURA HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE, TRACK OLYMPIAN, AND AMERICAN RECORD HOLDER…DEENA DROSIN KASTOR….WILL BE THE GRAND MARSHAL!

*Sunday, 10/15 – MANDATORY – 10am-2pm- Charger Girls Car Wash Fundraiser – Final information to be emailed on 10/8/17!

*MANDATORY Football 2017 – Complete/detailed information in each weeks Update. Please see your emailed PRACTICE…AND FOOTBALL schedules–

*(Unless Notified – PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MANDATORY SEGMENTED PRACTICE SCHEDULE WILL REMAIN FOR EVERY weekly MANDATORY MONDAY PRACTICE FOR 2017-18  )

*JV CHEER – 3-4:30pm

*VARSITY CHEER – 4-5:30pm

*ALL SONG – 5-6:30pm

*(Unless Notified – Regular Schedule will remain for EVERY weekly MANDATORY Thursday Practice FOR 2017-18) – “INCLUSIVE” PRACTICE… WITH ALL TEAMS ATTENDING TOGETHER – G Building /5-7:30pm )

*MANDATORY – FALL SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when/if  assigned.

*Parents and Representatives:

Please see the separate (8/13/17) email for ALL of the Booster Meeting Dates for 2017

*SPECIAL INFORMATION – FRIDAY – 10/26 – HOMECOMING GAME VS. SIMI

*SPECIAL INFORMATION – FRIDAY – 11/3 – SENIOR NIGHT – more information to come – Parents/Representatives of Senior Charger Girls…this is your night too!

*POSSIBLE FALL CIF PLAYOFF DATES TO BE ASSIGNED WHEN AVAILABLE.

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*MANDATORY- WINTER SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when assigned.

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 1/20/18 – MANDATORY for Parents/Representatives/Team Members  – USA REGIONAL/AGOURA COMPETITION-FUNDRAISER – approx. 7:30am – 3:30pm

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 1/20/18 – MANDATORY (Yes…two Competitions on the same day) – Pasadena Convention Center – TimeTBA – CHEERPros – State Title

*COMPETITION – Saturday, 2/10/17 – MANDATORY – ”Best of the West” – More information to come….

*COMPETITION – Friday, 2/23-25/18 – MANDATORY – USA NATIONALS COMPETITION- WEEKEND/OVER NIGHT STAY – ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER

*MORE COMPETITION(s) may be scheduled

*MANDATORY – SPRING SPORTS TBD – More information to come when assigned.

*Charger Girl Year End Banquet – TBD

*Charger Girl Tryouts – 2018-19! – TBD

AS ALWAYS: FYI…

PLEASE NOTE :

*We understand that when there is a school holiday that it is a temptation to take the day/weekend off too…however…the  Mandatory schedule has been solidified and as a CIF Agoura athlete you have the responsibility to be in attendance…just as the athletes are on the field.

Your team is depending on you!

*In the future…and always, please double check….and…if you are NOT going to be in attendance at a MANDATORY game/class/performance/competition..etc..PLEASE MAKE SURE that Mrs. Koch is notified asap so that you are NOT placed in a routine as it is INCREDIBLY DIFFICULT to replace anyone thought to be participating

* ALL dates given as student body days off MAY NOT effect the MANDATORY attendance of The Agoura High School Spirit Team!

*Please see the Spirit Team Absence Policy…on the Team website for specifics as it may impact your cheering/sitting out Athletic games/events this season.

FYI….Just a note to PLEASE REMEMBER THAT:

*Any and all emails for Mrs. Koch/Coach Costas/Mrs. McGrew, Committees/Team..etc.. are to go to Mrs. Koch ONLY at :VEKoch@aol.com

 

*They be disbursed/answered/sent by Mrs. Koch … AFTER Coach Costas, Mrs. McGrew AND Mrs. Koch have discussed and decided on an OK…and/or.. a proper response to/for the appropriate people/group(s).

*THANK YOU

 

 

*Treasurer – Tina Wilkie:  tinawilkie22@gmail.com

*Clothing – Laura Koenig – laura@koenigmail.com

Chairpersons and Committees:

*Year End Banquet – Melissa Phillips

*Photography – Karina Fraley : Volunteers …please email Mrs. Fraley your information at : Karinafraley@yahoo.com and see ‘Team Directory’ info. above.

*Fundraiser Coordinator(s) – Megan Wallace and Lori Perfit

*USA Regional Competition Organizing Committee – 1/20/18 –  Lori Perfit, Ann Shuck,Mark Valdez,Laura Russo

*’Car Wash’ Fundraiser! – Chair person – Lynn Jacobsen – October 15 – 10am-2pm

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*PLEASE REMEMBER – An absence ALWAYS necessitates a detailed PARENTemail to Mrs. Koch  at:  VEKoch@aol.com 

…ALSO…

*If you are sick or injured and cannot …participate in class/practice/games, events… a detailed doctors note is need…to sit out, as well as to resume active status.

*Please follow the previously emailed instructions from the Agoura High School Athletic Trainer so that you and the Team remain in compliance.

*GAMES/CLASS/PRACTICES AND EVENTS ARE MANDATORY AS ASSIGNED AND SITTING OUT GAMES…ETC…MAY TAKE PLACE IF THEY ARE MISSED

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**Reminder – Please see Spirit Team Absence Policy if you have missed a Mandatory class/game/practice/competition as it may impact your cheering/sitting out Athletic games/events this season.

*PLEASE ALWAYS COME TO ALL AHS PRACTICES/CLASS… DRESSED IN YOUR SPIRIT BLACK CHARGER T… WITH BLUE SHORTS/ATHLETIC SHOES.

(SONGLEADERS BRING JAZZ SHOES…. NO DANCING/CHEERING/STUNTING… IN BARE FEET OR SOCKS!). BRING WATER.

NO SWEATSHIRTS..ETC ARE TO BE WORN AT PRACTICE AS THEY ARE A SAFETY HAZARD!

*YOU ARE A TEAM…AND NEED LOOK LIKE IT TOO

*ALL SAFETY REGULATIONS REGARDING:

*PIERCINGS/ HAIR UP IN A HIGH PONYTAIL/NAILS/JEWELRY/NAILS/NO WRIST- HAIR TIES/PHONES/NO ANKLETS..etc…..ARE ALWAYS UPHELD!

*No deviation from the above….YOU MAY SIT OUT OF A PRACTICE/GAME/EVENT… UNTIL YOU HAVE COMPLIED.  

*UPDATES ARE ALWAYS POSTED..ALONG WITH OTHER PERTINENT, IMPORTANT INFORMATION, ON THE SPIRIT TEAM WEBSITE… FOR ALL TO SEE.

at: www.agouraspiritteam.com

You are responsible for knowing the information found in ALL documents/Updates/emails…

*ALWAYS CHECK THE ‘COMING UP’ PORTION OF THE UDATES TOO!

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WISE WORDS:

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REMEMBER:

*BE VERY CAREFUL OF HOW YOU SPEAK ABOUT YOUR TEAM/TEAMMATES TO OTHERS… IN PERSON OR ON SOCIAL MEDIA ETC!

IT REFLECTS ON HOW YOU ARE… AS WELL AS THOSE YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT!

 

 

With Charger Pride,

 

Emily Costas Head Coach Eileen MGrew Teacher of Record Vicki Koch Team Coordinator The Agoura High School Spirit Team ‘The Charger Girls’ *Regional *State *Best of the West *16 Time National CHAMPIONS