Spirit Team, Parents and Representatives,
Wow! Not too much time we go to USA CAMP OF CHAMPS
*It is VERY IMPORTANT THAT THERE ARE NO UNEXCUSED ABSENCES IF THE TEAM IS GOING TO GET READY TO GO TO THIS VERY PRESTIGIOUS CAMP that is ONLY for NATIONAL CHAMPION TEAMS!
You will want to look GREAT!
*IT’S TIME TO BE PROUD OF WHO YOU ARE…SMILE… AND ‘OWN THE FLOOR’ WITH YOUR SPECTACULAR ‘HOME’ ROUTINE FOR CAMP OF CHAMPS!
PLEASE BE ON TIME AND…DO NOT LEAVE EARLY!
*Be sure to check the AHS Absence Policy which is found on the Team Website at www.agouraspiritteam.com for the information!
*PLEASE CHECK THE ‘TARGET EMAIL’ THAT WILL BE SENT TOMORROW EVENING, 6/20/16!
IT CONTAINS PICTURES (and the stock/order numbers) OF THE APPARELL THAT MUST BE PURCHASED AT TARGET FOR USA CAMP OF CHAMPS IN STORE OR ON LINE !
(If your black leggings have already been approved, you do NOT have to purchase them )
*Last day to purchase the Charger Girls Basic Cheers on DVD will be Monday, 6/20/16. for $5.
Just remember …you MUST KNOW THEM ALL THE FIRST PRACTICE WE RETURN FROM CAMP OF CHAMPS…You will be tested
*HOPEULLY the majority of the people that have NOT been receiving emails…will today.
If NOT PLEASE HAVE A Family Member that IS receiving them….email Mrs. Koch the missing correct information
Thought of the Week:
*Please check the website at www.agouraspirittteam.com AS THE UPDATES ARE ALWAYS POSTED..ALONG WITH OTHER PERTINENT, IMPORTANT INFORMATION, THERE FOR ALL TO SEE
Spirit Team Trivia:
How lucky were you to have USA Staff Members coach you last Friday and Saturday! They came all the way down here from Fresno JUST FOR YOU!
Chris (an Agoura Spirit Team Alumni,and college Stunt Champion) and his lovely wife Alyssa, (a champion in her own right in Cheer AND Song) are also Head coaches of Clovis United All Stars!
They both have choreographed Cheer and Song Competitively for Agoura as well… with State Champion results
They are part of our Charger Spirit Team Family….and we are ALWAYS so happy to have them with us
Chris and Alyssa at Walt Disney World Summit All Star Championships 2016!
This Week for The Spirit Team:
*MONDAY, 6/20/16 – *AHS CAMP MANDATORY – 3:00-5:30pm.
*PLEASE ALWAYS COME TO ALL AHS CAMP PRACTICES 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.
*IT IS TIME TO BECOME A TEAM…AND 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 for the above….EVER
*TODAY IS THE LAST DAY to purchase the Charger Girls Basic Cheers on DVD for $5.
*Just remember …you MUST KNOW ALL BASIC FOOTBALL CHEERS THE FIRST PRACTICE WE RETURN FROM CAMP OF CHAMPS…soooo
If you do NOT have a DVD of your own… have a bonding day outside of school and have a practice together with someone who does!
You will be tested
*MANDATORY – If you are running for a Captain’s position…..You will need a TYPED OR HANDWRITTEN SPEECH THAT IS TO BE GIVEN TO MRS. KOCH TODAY, MONDAY, 6/20/16.
*SEE CAPTAIN’S POSITIONS AND CRITERIA UNDER THE THURSDAY, 6/23/16 HEADING…
* TONIGHT – SPIRIT BOARD BOOSTER MEETING –
ALL PARENTS/REPRESENTATIVES ARE ENCOURAGED TO COME AND BE A PART OF THE ‘TEAM’!
*Committee Chairpersons…This is a MUST! We need to solidify our calendar for the year
*7:00pm in the Teacher Lounge. EVERYONE’S input is WANTED and… this is YOUR time for all questions and suggestions! Hope to see you there!
*Thursday, 6/23/16 – GYM – MANDATORY – 2:30pm SENIOR/JR MEETING.
*MANDATORY – AHS Camp – 3:00–5:30pm.
*ALWAYS wear your Spirit Team blue soffee shorts and Black Charger Girl T Shirt. …ETC…
*Captain Voting TODAY – See Criteria below:
*Varsity – Cheer Captain/Song Captain….
*Cheer Gold Team Captain/Song Gold Team Captain
*JV – Cheer Captain/Song Captain
*Frosh/Soph Cheer Captain – TBD – AFTER CAMP OF CHAMPS!
*MANDATORY – ONLY Returning Team Members (not counting Freshmen OR New Members, of course), that would like to run for a Captain’s position MUST HAVE FAITHFULLY ATTENDED LEADERSHIP MEETINGS FOR 2015-16!
*Friday, 6/24 – *Captains Posted on Website at approx. 5:00pm
ALL DECISIONS ARE FINAL!
*PLEASE SEE – Additional information,Revised Tentative schedule and all Team ‘packets’/forms/Calendars etc…. at: www.agouraspiritteam.com
*AHS Camp and all practices/Camps…as scheduled.
On Going Opportunity for the Team of 2016-17:
*Non- Mandatory Gymnastics or Dance Class Opportunity (DANCE ONLY BEGINS AGAIN AFTER JULY 4TH…YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF THE DATE) – for Agoura Spirit Team ONLY !
Information was received at the Parent meetingp as well as practices – Go on the Monarchs OR Calabasas Academy of Dance websites to register.
Bring registration forms with you to your first class.
*Please call Monarchs OR The Academy for more information if needed as The Spirit Team, Agoura High School as well as the LVUSD….. are not connected with the companies, classes or the services provided.
*YOU MAY OF COURSE, ATTEND BOTH THE GYMNASTICS AND DANCE CLASSES..IF YOU WISH.
*PLEASE ADD THE DATE OF JULY 26, 2016 TO YOUR AHS CAMP CALENDAR FOR A TEAM FUNDRAISING/BONDING DAY…. THE TEAM IS GOING TO THE FILMING OF ‘AMERICA’S GOT TALENT’!
*MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW
*Complete Camp of Champs Packing List/ Football/ and additional commitment Calendars coming soon!
*Please ALWAYS check the Team Website for changes in the Spirit Team Spring/Summer Calendar!
* PLEASE BE ADVISED….AGAIN….FOR THOSE THAT ARE A PART OF THE SPIRIT TEAM OF 2016-17:
*Safe vacation times…… are the first 2 weeks in August.
*If you have some pictures that you would like to have posted on the website, please email your webmaster, Arnie Garfinkel at : firstname.lastname@example.org ….at any time.
WISE WORDS :
*BE VERY CAREFUL OF HOW YOU SPEAK ABOUT YOUR TEAM/TEAMMATES TO OTHERS… IN PERSON OR ON SOCIAL MEDIA!
IT REFLECTS ON HOW YOU ARE… AS WELL AS THOSE YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT!
THERE IS NO ” I” IN TEAM!
*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