Charger Girls Update – USA Nationals Week – 2/19-25/18

CHARGER GIRLS, PARENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES….

 

*Many thanks to the Charger Girls who gave up their time to represent the Team at the MVP Baseball last week! It was much appreciated.

Please see Mrs. Albert with your Community Service Form in room V106.😇

OH MY GOSH…IT’S USA NATIONALS WEEK…SO LET’S GET GOING!

 

‘IN A NUT SHELL’

 

*A message from your Banquet Committee Chairperson, Melissa Phillps, will be sent today, 2/18/18. Please contact her directly to join in to help make a memorable evening for your Charger Girl!

*2/18/18 – The Packing List is ready and will to be sent today, 2/18/19.

*Other info. and Updates may be sent throughout the week and weekend as well…so be on the lookout!

*Monday, 2/19 –  Mandatory Practice (1:00-5:00pm) and ‘Preview Performance‘ and Dress Rehearsal for Family and Friends (4:30pm)…in the GYM!!

*Thursday, 2/22 – Mandatory Practice – Tentative Time 5-8pm

*Friday, 2/23 – OFF TO USA NATIONALS! ARE YOU READY?!🎉

 

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*PLEASE NOTE :

MANDATORY! You have already received the Liability and Waver Form.

It is to be filled out and returned to practice THIS MONDAY, 2/19/18.

*Please note as well that Parents/Representatives friends..etc are NOT ENCOURAGED to stay in the same hotel as the Team as you will not be able to see them except after their performances at the Arena.

We know you understand that the purpose of going to the Nationals Competition is to WIN the National Championship…and share the experience together as a Team.

 

EXCITING TIMES ARE COMING!!!!

 

THOUGHT OF THE WEEK:

 

 

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Spirit Team Trivia:

 

 

 

 

‘OH WHAT A FEELING!’

The 2012 Charger Girls WIN USA NATIONALS!

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This week for the Charger Girls:

 

*Monday, 2/19 – *MANDATORY PRACTICE – 1-5:00pm IN THE GYM!

*LET’S PLEASE PRACTICE PROPER DRESS LIKE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS!!!!!!…INCLUDING NO SWEAT SHIRTS, PROPER SHOES….(JAZZ SHOES FOR SONGLEADERS!),NAILS CUT, BLACK CHARGER GIRL T/SHORTS OR BLACK LEGGINGS/HAIR UP IN PONYTAIL WITH NO JEWELRY!

*Please bring plenty of water..and snacks to sustain you😎

ARE YOU PREPARED TO BE NATIONAL CHAMPIONS! LET’S SEE IF YOU CAN DO THAT AT LEAST UNTIL AT LEAST AFTER NATIONALS!

We know you CAN…BUT WILL YOU?!😜

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*Bring your filled out emailed USA Liability and Medical Form with you to turn in as well as your complete Uniform …plus correct shoes and WHITE BOW for the USA Nationals Preview Performance at 4:30pm.

WEDNESDAY, 2/21-

*MANDATORY – Captain’s Meeting – Lunch – Room E-3

*Class – YOU ONLY HAVE ONE CLASS PERIOD THIS WEEK! Make the MOST of your time!😱

Thursday, 2/22 – *MANDATORY After School  Practice (ALL) – Tentatively 5-8pm

*FRIDAY – 2/23 – THE CHARGER GIRLS ARE OFF TO USA NATIONALS 2018!

*Please see all information in the Packing list sent today, 2/18/18

Parents and Representatives:

Please remember…

VIDEOS AND PICTURES FOR THE TEAM BANQUET WILL BE NEEDED SOON! We also need a volunteer who can put the video together please.

Let Mrs. Koch know and she will send the information on to the Banquet Committee!!!

 

COMING UP:

 

*More Calendar dates will be coming soon!

*ADDITIONAL MANDATORY – CIF WINTER SPORTS – TBD – More information to come when/if  assigned.

*PLEASE WRITE ALL OF THE CALENDAR DATES IN YOUR PHONE/BOOK…OR WHERE EVER…IMMEDIATELY. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO BE IN ATTENDANCE AS ASSIGNED

*IMPORTANT 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/performances

*ALL Parents and Representative – Booster Meeting Dates: more will be coming soon! (6:30pm) – Teachers Lounge

*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

* 5/31/18 – Opportunity for Service Hours for the annual CBI Presentation in the PAEC as the CBI class hosts a program that displays their talents and abilities. The volunteer Charger Girls will need to do a ‘cheer’ to warm up the crowd (in uniform)…and perhaps perform ‘Hey’ too…to begin the ‘show’. It usually takes place right after nutrition.

You may then be dismissed to return to class…

Volunteers may sign up in PE class.

AS ALWAYS: FYI…

AGAIN!!!!

*Those Team Members that have missed games will need to contact their Captains and Coach Costas to make arrangements to make up those games which can be any level except Varsity or….  arrange for another way of making them up..which can be discussed as well. Please do that as quickly as possible. Thank you!

*PLEASE NOTE – YOU HAVE RECEIVED an email as well as  your individual invoice… that is due and payable upon receipt…. for monies owed for The Spirit Team. It has been emailed to you by Mrs. Koch from your new VOLUNTEER Treasurer Lori Perfit.

PLEASE EMAIL LORI WITH QUESTIONS  at:

 

chargergirlstreasurer@gmail.com

 

IF YOU HAVE NOT DONE SO…Please pay promptly WE DO NEED TO MAKE UP FOR LOST TIME!

*PLEASE NOTE – If you had a previously past due balance you will also receive a forthcoming email from Mrs. Koch after USA Nationals so that you are aware of that as well..

Please note as always… that if the commitment is not paid the Team Member must return all of the Charger Girls clothing…along with competition items…before the time of the forthcoming Banquet.

Thank you!

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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/court.

 

Your team is depending on you!

 

*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 Competition placement/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

FYI – Volunteers:

 

*Treasurer(s) – Lori Perfit – chargergirlstreasurer@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 to Karinafraley@yahoo.com

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

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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 CLASS/ PRACTICE AS THEY ARE A SAFETY HAZARD!

*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 SEEat: 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’

 

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