Charger Girl Update – 10/4-8/16

 

Happy Rosh Hashanah to those who celebrate… Happy New Year!

Charger Girls, Parents and Representatives,

Lovely Seniors and proud Parents…that’s what Senior Night is all about

An exciting evening with terrific Team performances too!

Congratulations all!

*Thanks to Tien Campion..your Volunteer Senior Night photographer…for capturing their special ‘moment’

 

Here come the Chargers through The Spirit Team Tunnel vs. Thousand Oaks, 2016!

(Picture Courtesy of Dr, Dan Stepenosky, LVUSD Superintendent of Schools)

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This week it is your first Mandatory Class with USA Instructors on 10/6/16…  in addition…we are off to Moorpark High School for an away game on 10/7/16… with THE REYES ADOBE PARADE the next morning on 10/8/16!

Lot’s to do so…get your homework done so you will all be ready for Friday and Saturday

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THOUGHT OF THE WEEK::

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*SPIRIT TEAM JAM AND CHEER CLINIC – 10/16/16!

Thanks to the Parents and Team Members who went to Sumac and Willow to promote the Cheer Clinic and Spirit Jam. It is greatly appreciated!

 

*Flyers for this event may be passed out on The Reyes Adobe Parade route on Saturday, 10/8/16. You may also sell your tickets too at the park at the end of the parade!

*Information will be coming your way for sales opportunities at the Super Markets..so be on the look out for that as well

*There ARE LOTS OF WAYS to assist and do YOUR PART!

You have received ALL OF YOUR INFORMATION IN YOUR PACKET THAT WAS GIVEN TO EACH TEAM MEMBER AND BY EMAIL ON 9/22/16. Please read EVERYTHING so you will optimize your chances of success in raising funds for your Team AND YOUR OWN PERSONAL ACCOUNT!

 

All of the work has been done for you by Chairperson Lisa Huddleston and the committee….NOW IT’S YOUR TURN

*PLEASE GO TO THE TEAM WEBSITE AT www.agouraspiritteam.com  …AND UNDER FUNDRAISING…YOU WILL SEE THE FLYERS FOR BOTH if you would like to print it out to take to businesses,.. and/or to aid you in selling your tickets,getting a sponsor ETC..

BOTH THE SPIRIT JAM  AND THE CHEER CLINIC FLYER HAVE BEEN EMAILED , 9/25/16 FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE!

 

*This will be a fun to do, and a fabulous event as well…so LET’S GET GOING!

*Questions? – Please contact Lisa Huddleston at huddle5@sbcglobal.net  regarding the Car Show…

AND…

Lindsay Rosefsky at lindsey@eviservices.com regarding the ‘Cheer Clinic’

IMPORTANT: PLEASE BE ON THE LOOK OUT FOR THREE ADDITIONAL EMAILS THAT ARE BENG SENT OUT TODAY, 10/2/16:

 

*1. The School District ‘Hold Harmless’ Form for ALL VENDORS THAT MAY BE PARTICIPATING IN THE ‘JAM’

 

*2.TWO FORMS FOR THE REYES ADOBE PARADE – TO BE RETURNED and filled out in their entirety  … TO CLASS ON 10/5/15!

 

*3. The USA Medical Release Form to be filled out in it’s entirety … for the Mandatory Class…and… to be returned TO CLASS ON 10/5/16!

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Spirit Team Trivia:

*LOOKING GOOD CHARGER GIRLS!…Varsity Game vs. Saugus 9/23/16!

Picture courtesy of Parent Volunteer, Tien Campion.

*Pictures from the Varsity football games have been posted on our cheer website …. Please check www.agouraspiritteam.com weekly for new pictures!

THIS WEEK FOR THE SPIRIT TEAM:

Wednesday,10/5/16 – *RETURNING VARSITY TEAM MEMEMBERS ONLY meeting in E-3 at lunch. –

*Captains – Please BE SURE have your ‘Weekly Goal’ reports WITH YOU TO HAND IN IN CLASS… that you have sent by email to Communications Liaison, Mellssa Fishman TODAY…. and will GIVE THEM to Mrs. McGrew…for discussion/planning! THIS IS A MUST!

*Class – Emailed (on 10/2/16) Reyes Adobe Parade forms (2) and USA Medical Releases DUE (1)!

*Game School Day/Game dress to be decided.

*THIS THURSDAY,Thursday 10/6/16 – …(and every Thursday there after)…FOR THE FIRST MANDATORY – THURSDAY CLASSES –

3-5:00pm in the G Building.

PLEASE DRESS PROPERLY as instructed!

*United Spirit Association Professionals IN SONG AND CHEER ARE BEING BROUGHT TO YOU  to assist in your skill growth to be ‘the best you can be’ in:

*Song – Technique/Dances

*Cheer – Stunting and Tumbling/Gymnastics

 

*Now there need be NO MORE REASONS why EVERYONE’S skills are not seeing the necessary improvement as…THESE ARE MANDATORY CLASSES

Friday, 10/7/16 – *Game Day dress/ Football game(s) AWAY VS. MOORPARK

 

GO CHARGERS!

AWAY GAME INFORMATION: If you need to review…PLEASE SEE BELOW IN THE ‘AS ALWAYS’ SECTION TOWARD THE END OF THE UPDATE

MANDATORY:

* Saturday,10/8/16 – Agoura Reyes Adobe Parade – Meet at the Reyes Adobe Elementary Parking lot by 9:30am…

*Dress in ‘Sparkle A’ Tank, skirt, Hair UP with white bow, white cheer shoes…. Please wear sunscreen…a SMILE… and drink plenty of water before the Parade begins.

*NO BACK PACKS OR ANYTHING ELSE TO CARRY WITH THE EXCEPTION OF POMS!

*The Parade will be over at approximately 11:00am

*After the Parade ends at the Reyes Adobe Park…you may stay to sell your ‘red Car Show Opportunity Tickets’ and pass out flyers for the Spirit Jam and Cheer Clinic Fundraiser.

*Parents/Representatives – please make arrangement to pick up your students…

*IT IS UP TO YOU TO TO MAKE THIS A SUCCESS FOR YOU AND YOUR TEAM

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COMING UP:

 

*MANDATORY – Please continue to schedule ALL MONDAY’S FOR MANDATORY FULL GOLD TEAM PRACTICES from

3-5:00pm..

*Monday, October 10 – Spirit Team Booster Meeting – for ALL Parents and Representatives – Teacher Lounge – NEW TIME FROM NOW ON – 6:30pm.

*NEW – PROFESSIONAL TEAM PICTURES – 10/14/16 – Information to be sent to you by email with the next Upate, 10/9/16.

MANDATORY: TEAM FUNDRAISER : 10/16/16

FLYERS ARE ON THE TEAM WEBSITE FOR YOUR USE AT: www.agouraspiritteam.com

*Lisa Huddleston – Car Show – Fundraiser

Sunday, October 16   (Time TBD)

*Lindsey Rosefsky – Youth Clinic – Fundraiser

Sunday, October 16   (Time TBD)

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*FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21 – Homecoming Football Game vs. Royal

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*Tuesday, 10/25/16 – Mandatory attendance at Boys Water Polo vs. Oaks Christian – More information to come! This is a BIG GAME for them and you have been invited by a personal invitation from the Coach!

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*Monday, November 14 – Spirit Team Booster Meeting – for ALL Parents and Representatives – Teacher Lounge –  6:30pm.

*Saturday, January 21, 2017 (Time TBD)

USA Natonals Regional at Agoura

MANDATORY: FUNDRAISER –  More information to follow as we get closer to the event.

*All Parents/Representatives (CeCe and Lisa)

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PLEASE NOTE:

*TENTATIVE MANDATORY COMPETITIONS – ALL TEAMS –  (Gold Team) Crowdleading Routine

 

* Jan. 15 USA Natonals Regional @ Brea Olinda

* Jan. 21 USA Nationals Regional @ Agoura

* Jan. 29 Cheer Pros State Championship @ Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario

* Best Of The West – TBD

*March 24-26 USA Nationals @ The Anaheim Convention Center

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AS ALWAYS:

* AGAIN ….VERY IMPORTANT – On 8/15/15  You received an email from the Agoura High School Athletic Director, Garrett Lepisto in regards to Athletics.

*You have received a separate email from your Spirit Team Treasurer on, 9/18/16, with a ‘Chart’ that will be of assistance to you regarding

‘financial’s.

*The ‘Chart may also be found on the Team website at www.agouraspiritteam.com under ‘Fundraising’ for your convenience.

 

*Thank you again to those who are fulfilling your signed commitment to The Spirit Team, Agoura High School, and LVUSD

*PLEASE BE IN TOUCH with Team Treasurer, CeCe Arnold at:

cecearnold2@gmail.com

if you have the need to connect!

SHE IS VOLUNTEERING HER TIME AND EFFORT… FOR YOU …AND THE TEAM

*An absence ALWAYS necessitates a detailed Parent email to Mrs. Koch from a PARENT to 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 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.

*YOU ARE NOW 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.  

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AWAY GAME – INFORMATION:

Friday, 10/7 – AWAY GAME DAY AT Moorpark

JV Kick Off at 4:00pm

Varsity Kick Off at 7:00pm

*Game day school dress as decided in class

*JV ONLY – You will leave on the bus from period 5 class for your game….. ENTER performance ready…with WHITE BOW!

*Song – Don’t forget your POMS and your BOXES!

*Cheer – Everyone brings the signs/props/flags

*Please bring your long sleeve uniform top/New Spirit Team Sweats with your and water in your NEW Under Armour backpack ONLY as well … as you will need to change in to the long sleeved top for the Varsity game.

*Please do not bring any other personal belongings. Leave them in your lockers

*YOU WILL NOT EAT/DRINK ON THE BUS. Please eat your food before entering!

*Please also bring an energy snack FOR YOUR HALF TIME and money or food for after your game/before the Varsity game begins. You will not be leaving the track for food, during your JV game.  WATER ONLY in the stands!

*You will return to AHS by bus AFTER the Varsity game has concluded.

*VARSITY and FROSH/SOPH WILL ENTER THE BUS performance ready IN LONG SLEEVED TOP WITH WHITE BOW at: 5:00pm

*Please bring your new Spirit Team Sweats and water with you in your NEW Under Armour backpack ONLY!

*Please do not bring any other personal belongings. Leave them in your lockers

*YOU WILL NOT EAT/DRINK ON THE BUS. Please eat your food before entering!

*Please also bring an energy snack/water as you will not be leaving the track for food during the game or half time.

*Song – Don’t forget your Poms

*VARSITY CHEER AND SONG – You will take the props…etc.. back to the GIRLS LOCKER Room IMMEDIATELY after returning home by bus to AHS.

*NO TEAM MEMBER is to leave the area until ALL of the props are put away…all of your individual Team Members are accounted for…and…you are dismissed by MRS. MCGREW….ONLY!

*Parents and Representatives will be called for ‘pick up’ as the bus approaches AHS.

IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU arrive in a timely manner to pick up your Charger Girl!

*Please see the email sent 7/24/16 titled: “Agoura High School Football Schedules for 2016” for additional information, if needed.

*ALSO – 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.

*Don’t let that WEAK LINK be YOU

*UPDATES ARE ALWAYS POSTED..ALONG WITH OTHER PERTINENT, IMPORTANT INFORMATION, THERE FOR ALL TO SEE as well as Additional information,UPDATES, Revised Tentative schedule and all Team ‘packets’/forms/Calendars etc…. at: www.agouraspiritteam.com

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*If you have some pictures that you would like to have posted on the website, please email your webmaster, Arnie Garfinkel at : arnieg@allstargroup.com  ….at any time.

WISE WORDS :

 

 

 

*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!

*ASK NOT WHAT THE TEAM CAN DO FOR YOU, BUT WHAT YOU CAN DO FOR YOUR TEAM!

 

 

WITH CHARGER PRIDE,

 

Mrs. Koch and Mrs. McGrew

 

Eileen McGrew Blue and Gold Team Head Coach Vicki Koch Blue and Gold Team Advisor

www.agouraspiritteam