Charger Girl Update – 11/13-18/17

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES,

*CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOOTBALL TEAM FOR REPEATING AS CANYON LEAGUE CHAMPIONS IN 2017!

Thank you to all of the Charger Girls and Parent Representatives who honored their commitment to The Spirit Team and showed their Charger Pride by their loyalty and effort! It is appreciated and noted😇

*Monday, 11/13 – Come one come all to the Parent/Representatives Spirit Team Booster Meeting – 6:30pm in the Teachers Lounge! Be a part of the Team! Questions/answers/suggestions…this is the place…now is the time!
Hope to see you there!

*Now it’s on to The (8th grade) Showcase, Basketball/ supporting of Winter Sports and..of course…getting ready for Competition Season for The Spirit Team in 2018!
LOTS TO DO!
Schedules and other information will be emailed asap😃

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK:


Spirit Team Trivia:

Meet former Agoura Charger Girl, Kristen Elliott! You may recognize her as she was one of your Tryout judges!
Kristen was also on the fabulous 2008 Team that was the highest placing California Cheer Team at the UCA High School Nationals at Walt Disney World in Florida and winning the UCA/CIFTitle as well as the UCA West Coast Championships and Grand Champions….AND the USA Crowdleading National Champions!
*Kristen went on after her graduation to become a USA Instructor, and perform (and still does) in many TV Commercials as well as the road show of ‘BRING IT ON’ THE MUSICAL!
Not too shabby Kristen! We are so proud of you!

This week for The Charger Girls:

Monday,11/13- *MANDATORY – Class

*MANDATORY Practice-
ALL CHEER: 3-5:15
VARSITY SONG: 4:15-6:30


*Come one come all to the Parent/Representatives Spirit Team Booster Meeting – 6:30pm in the Teachers Lounge! Be a part of the Team! Questions/answers/suggestions…this is the place…now is the time!
Hope to see you there!

Wednesday, 11/15 :*MANDATORY – CLASS

Thursday, 11/16 – *MANDATORY – After School Practice – 5-7:30

*Leadership ….Everyone is always welcome ! Session after practice –
Attendance is mandatory if you wish to run for Captain for 2018-19. Until approx 7:50pm


FRIDAY, 11/17 – MANDATORY – After school Crowdleading Choreography/Practice! 3-5:30pm

*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.

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Coming UP:

*(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

*MANDATORY – FALL/WINTER 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
*the next spirit team booster meeting is 12/11/17!
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*MANDATORY- WINTER SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when assigned.

NEW – The Administration has moved the (8th grade) Showcase performance from February to THIS DECEMBER 7TH. MORE INFORMATION TO COME!

*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 – Open

*Clothing – Laura Koenig – laura@koenigmail.com

Chairpersons and Committees:

*Year End Banquet – Melissa Phillips

*Photography – Karina Fraley : Volunteers …please email Mrs. Fraley your information to Karinafraley@yahoo.com

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

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

 

Team Coordinator

The Agoura High School
Spirit Team

‘The Charger Girls’

*Regional
*State
*Best of the West
*16 Time National
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