Spirit Team, Parents and Representatives,
Great job at the Pep Rally last Friday! You pulled it off
Soooo much more to do to get ready before Winter Break…because…we have COMPETITION AND BASKETBALL RIGHT AFTER WE RETURN
It is up to you UNDIVIDUALLY to make sure that you are ready to go!!!
Thought for the Week:
Spirit Team Trivia:
*Your own Charger Girl, Varsity Cheer Captain, Kinta Schott, is a Varsity ‘IT’ Girl for USA!
Pictured above is the entire ‘Varsity It Girl’ group …and below is Kinta …reping Agoura by the Varsity banner.
Congrats Kinta…we are very proud of you as you represent The Agoura Spirit Team with USA.
This Week for The Spirit Team:
*TODAY, SUNDAY, 12/13/15 – CAPTAINS WEEKLY REPORTS DUE TO MRS. KOCH TODAY….
* Monday, 12/14 – *Mandatory Captain’s Meeting – Lunch – E-3 – Goal Implementation presentations as discussed in your weekly reports due 12/13/15, will be the topic.
All Captain’s were in attendance for the last Captain’s meeting
*Missing Report for last week: Parker
*Full Team Mandatory Practice 3-5 pm
*SPIRIT TEAM PARENT/REPRESENTATIVE BOOSTER MEETING! – 7:00pm in the Teachers Lounge – for ALL those interested in being a part of the decision making body for The Spirit Team.
*Members of Committees, please plan to be in attendance.
*LAST CALL FOR 2 BLUE TEAM CHEER PARENTS FOR THE CLINIC FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE
More information to follow.
The Team depends on Parents and Representatives for your participation and input for a successful program and Competition season ahead.
Please make every effort to be a part of this important and very special Parent/Representative driven group!
*Hope to see you there!
*Wednesday,12/16 – MANDATORY – Blue Team 6:00am practice!
* NO LEADERSHIP COUNCIL MEETING TODAY…BECAUSE OF FACULTY HOLIDAY LUNCHEON
This VERY important group will meet again the week that the Team returns from Winter Break!
*THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING TEAM MEMBERS WHO GAVE THEIR LUNCH PERIOD LAST WEEK TO ATTEND LEADERSHIP TO HELP MAKE DECISIONS AND SHAPE THE FUTURE OF YOUR SPIRIT TEAM :
Rachel Schwartz., Hannah B., Rachel L., Sami, Melissa ,Izzy, Riley, Parker,Elizabeth, Jessica, Delaney,Yasmine, Erin H., Kinta, Makena C., Rachel S., Ed, Lee,Hannah Jo.
* If you hare been thinking of a Captain’s position for 2016-17…then this is a MUST
Hope to see you there…role will be taken as above
Thursday, 12/17 – *Mandatory – Blue Team Practice – 3-5:00pm
Friday, 12/18 – *Class
HAPPY WINTER BREAK FOR ALL (Mrs. Koch and Mrs. McGrew too) from 12/19-1/3/16!
*Blue Team Cheer will have MANDATORY practices on 1/2 and 3/16
Check your BT Schedule for times…..
THE TEAM will be receiving the next UPDATE on 1/3/16…but don’t forget to practice on your own as The Team has COMPETITION AND BASKETBALL RIGHT AFTER WE RETURN
FYI – *MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS…..
*MANDATORY FULL TEAM PRACTICES (almost) EVERY MONDAY, 3-5:00
*MANDATORY BLUE TEAM CHEER PRACTICES (almost) EVERY THURSDAY, 3-5:00pm.
* 1/9/16 – THERE WILL NEED TO BE A MANDATORY CROWDLEADING PRACTICE ON SATURDAY, 1/9/16 FROM 9AM TO 12 NOON ! THE TEAM WILL NOT BE ABLE TO BE READY FOR THE BREA OLINDA USA QUALIFIER WITHOUT THIS PRACTICE….PLEASE BE THER ON TIME AND READY TO WORK!
*MANDATORY – BLUE TEAM PRACTICE IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE CROWDLEADING PRACTICE from 12 NOON TO 1:00PM!
-*IT IS TIME FOR MORE FULL TEAM FUNDRAISING!
*A FUNDRAISER by letter is planned as well at the Clinic…more information will be forth coming.
*BE ON THE LOOKOUT ! MANDATORY – Basketball schedules coming out soon
*The games will begin in January 2016 upon return from Winter Break.
The Team will be cheering the majority of HOME LEAGUE Boys and Varsity Only Girls Basketball… games…..as assigned. Away games for Varsity Boys BB ONLY MAY be assigned as well.
*At the end of the Winter Sports Season CIF Playoffs are always a possibility for ALL sports and can not be determined until League play is completed. They will be MANDATORY.*Please make every effort to be on time and focused.
*Please DO NOT BE ABSENT FROM ANY MANDATORY SPIRIT TEAM CLASS/PRACTICE/GAMES/COMPETITION/ACTIVITY…UNLESS YOU ARE ILL WITH A DOCTORS NOTE…. OR IT IS AN ABSOLUTE EMERGENCY!
*Appointments and family time..etc..are a choice, and though important to you ….are unexcused
FYI -*MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW! – USA Crowdleading and BLUE TEAM CHEER Competitions.
(*CHECK THE ADDITIONAL MANDATORY BLUE TEAM COMPETITIONS ON YOUR SCHEDULE ALSO…. IF YOU ARE A BLUE TEAM CHEER MEMBER. AS THEY WILL NOT BE POSTED ON THE WEEKLY UPDATE WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE ‘WEEK OF’.)
* Mandatory USA Regional Competition/ Qualifer – Brea Olinda High School – 1/17/16
*Mandatory – Agoura/USA Nationals Regional Qualifier/Fundraiser – 1/23/16
*Mandatory – NEW – STATE TITLE – Cheer Pros – Ontario Arena – 1/24/16
**Mandatory – USA Nationals Weekend – USA Nationals – MARCH 18-20.2016!
*Please DO NOT BE ABSENT FROM ANY MANDATORY SPIRIT TEAM CLASS/PRACTICE/GAMES/COMPETITION/ACTIVITY…etc……UNLESS YOU ARE ILL WITH A DOCTORS NOTE…. OR IT IS AN ABSOLUTE EMERGENCY!
*Appointments and family time..etc..ALTHOUGH IMPORTANT TO YOU,,,,are unexcused
*Charger Girls – PLEASE ALWAYS WEAR YOUR WHITE BOW.
AT THIS TIME ALL OF THE EXTRA’S ARE GONE AND AE NEEDING TO BE RE-ORDERED
*You ALWAYS enter the gym…or any venue… performance ready!
*Please note…that NO TEAM MEMBER IS TO LEAVE AN AREA WHEN YOU ARE WITH YOUR TEAM WITHOUT PERMISSION BY THE COACH/ADVISOR AND/OR A TRANSPORTATION WAIVER SIGNED BY MRS. MCGREW OR MRS. KOCH…. AND AN ADMINISTRATOR.
* Mrs. Koch/Mrs. McGrew MUST ALSO see your Parent/Representative before you may be dismissed.
*THIS IS A PRIMARY SECURITY AND SAFETY ISSUE FOR ALL CONCERNED
*FYI….Mrs. Koch and Mrs. McGrew are already being contacted by interested incoming and Agoura student athletes for next years Spirit Team, 2016-17!
PLEASE BE ADVISED….
*SPRING CLINICS/TRYOUT/PRACTICE…. AND AHS SUMMER CAMP DATES (AS WELL AS AND USA CAMP DATES) FOR 2016-17 WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE UNTIL SOMETIME IN FEBRUARY!
We will let you all know when we do!
*The Spirit Team Website… www.agouraspiritteam.com has a new look!
The Updates will be posted as usual, however we are replacing old forms and information for your use, little by little. Hopefully it will be fully completed soon!
Thank you for your patience
*If you have some pictures that you would like to have posted on the website, please email your webmaster, Arnie Garfinkel at : email@example.com ….at any time
*We have your wonderful and dedicated Team photographers that try to capture the ‘moments’ of every game/competition and event…however…If you don’t take some pictures to submit on your own your Spirit Team Member may not enjoy their ‘special’ memories in the year end DVD
*AGAIN – IMPORTANT – TRANSPORTATION DONATION PAYMENT INFORMATION – FOR THOSE WHO HAVE YET TO RESPOND – As you all know from the administrative meeting in the PAEC…the Donation pays for many important things for your student athlete.at AHS.
“On the Agoura website…. www.agourahighschool.net …. Please go to: Athletic Donations, and then the Spirit Team icon….and….you can pay for it there.
Thank you or your support for The Spirit Team and for ALL Athletics at AHS!
THERE IS NO ” I” IN TEAM!
With Charger Pride
Mrs. Koch and Mrs. McGrew
Eileen McGrew Blue and Gold Team Head Coach Vicki Koch Blue and Gold Team Advisor