Spirit Team Update – USA Nationals Week – 3/14-20/16!

Spirit Team, Parents and Representatives:

 

A big thank you to the 5 Spirit Team Members who supported the Girls Basketball in their quest for a State Title!….They are…Claudia,Sydney R., Jenna and Julia G., and Kira

 

It was much appreciated administratively as well as by GBB!

 

Also…great job at the last Pep Rally of the Year!

Wonderful show of Charger Pride

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Thought for the Week:

 

*Onward to:USA NATIONALS FOR CROWDLEADING and VBT!

AND….the Team Banquet…ON APRIL 6th.

THEN …Tryouts for 2016-17 coming up before you know it!

 

ARE YOU READY?!

 

Let’s GO…

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SPIRIT TEAM TRIVIA:

Seems like a long time ago that Crowdleading  qualified for USA Nationals at Brea Olinda…but now…here we are going to USA Nationals THIS WEEK!

THIS IS IT!  It is up to you individually to DO YOUR JOB

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AGAIN – SENIORS…THIS IS AN IMMEDIATE  MUST FOR THE YEAR END DVD!

 

PLEASE EMAIL YOUR SENIOR PICTURE AND A BABY PICTURE (OR ANOTHER ONE OF YOUR CHOICE  AND GOOD QUALITY ) TO MRS. ROSEFSKY IMMEDIATELY AT : lindsey@eviservices.com

ALSO INCLUDE THE MUSIC SEGMENTS THAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE USED DURING THE DVD AS WELL.

If you do not choose the music yourselves…it will be chosen for you.

We want it to be your special memory soooo do it RIGHT AWAY so you are not disappointed!

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This Week for the Spirit Team:

* TODAY…..SUNDAY, 3/13/16 –  MANDATORY – CAPTAINS WEEKLY REPORTS DUE TO CAPTAIN OF COMMUNICATIONS, YASMINE ARDAHELI.

 

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY AS A CAPTAIN TO HAVE YOUR REPORT TO YASMINE BY 6:00pm!

 

*Yazmine will email them on to Mrs. Koch for verification.

Thank you to those who follow through as requested

 

Please email them to Yasmine at: yasmineardehali@yahoo.com

 

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Monday – 3/14 -*Mandatory – CROWDLEADING after school practice 3-5pm.

DO NOT BE ABSENT!

*YOU MUST BRING YOUR FILLED OUT USA NATIONALS WAIVER / MEDICAL RELEASE WITH YOU which was emailed to you 3/11/16.

*Following the practice at 5:00pm with be a MANDATORY PARENT/FAMILY/FRIEND DRESS REHEARSAL PERFORMANCE IN THE GYM  to get ready for USA Nationals.

 

*This performance is for Varsity Blue Team Cheer as well!

 

*Questions will be answered and USA Nationals Weekend will be discussed.

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 *Tuesday, 3/15* IF YOU HAD NOT COMPLETED WRITTING AND STUFFING  YOUR 10 ADDRESSES FOR THE TEAM FUNDRAISER LAST  MONDAY    …. YOU MUST FINISH YOURS OR BRING YOUR ADDRESS CONTRIBUTIONTO E-3 AT LUNCH TODAY! 

THIS FUNDRAISER COSTS YOU NOTHING…EXCEPT TO ADDRESS YOUR ENVELOPES!

 

LAST YEAR’S TEAM RAISED OVER $5,000 FOR THE TEAMS EXPENSES!

 

*You are expected to be at E-3…with a PEN AND 10 ADDRESSES TO HELP  YOU AND YOUR TEAM TODAY

*Class

Wednesday, 3/16 – VBT 6:00am MANDATORY PRACTICE

Thursday, 3/17 – **Mandatory Captain’s Meeting AND Non-Mandatory Leadership – lunch – E-3

LET’S GET READY FOR NATIONALS!

Thank you to the following LEADERSHIP Team Members THAT ATTENDED THE LAST MEETING who are committed to making their TEAM the very BEST it can be!

From the sign in sheet: Captains: Erin, Makena, Yasmine,Kinta,Izzy,Riley, Delaney and Kayla. Team Members: Hailey H., Jenna, JUlia G., Rachel L., Melissa, Sami, Elisha,Ed, Rachel Simon, Elizabeth.

 

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

*Class – DO NOT BE ABSENT!

 *MANDATORY – Varsity Blue Team Practice – 3-5:00pm – DO NOT BE ABSENT!

*Friday, 3/18 – *AND WE’RE OFF!

 

THIS IS IT! USA NATIONALS 2016!

 

*You have your emailed information and should be packed and ready to go!

SEE YOU AT THE BUS AT 8:45am !

 

GOOD LUCK!

 

HAVE A GREAT TIME

 

Hope to see family and friends in support as well

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*Coming UP:

THIS WEEK USA NATIONALS!!!!!!

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*3/23/16 – BANQUET COMMITTEE MEETING –  6:00pm – Teachers Lounge – Let’s get all of the loose ends tightened up so we can be ready to go!

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*4/6/16 – Spirit Team Banquet 2016 – Westlake Inn – 6:00-10:00pm – You have received your invitation…now it is time to respond

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PLEASE BE ADVISED….AGAIN….FOR THOSE WISHING TO BE A PART OF THE SPIRIT TEAM OF 2016-17:

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*4/5/16 – Middle School Visits – You will be notified if you are to attend.

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*SPRING TRYOUT CLINICS/TRYOUTS for 2016-17

WILL BE IN THE G BUILDING :

*CLINICS – 4/7,8 and 11 – 3:30-5:15PM

*TRYOUTS – 4/14/16 – TIMES TBA

*Be sure to inform any friends that you think may be interested and be good Teammates for you next year!

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*…. AND SPRING TRAINING/AHS SUMMER CAMP DATES  (AS WELL AS USA CAMP DATES) FOR 2016-17  WILL be available ASAP!

 

*We will let you all know when we do

*THE SPIRIT TEAM HAS SPRING TRAINING/PRACTICES OR CAMPS… ON DATES FROM MAY TO THE END OF JULY!

 

*Team Members wishng to run for a Captain’s position MUST HAVE ATTENDED LEADERSHIP MEETING CONSISTANTLY/ BE AVAILABLE TO ATTEND AHS CAMP/ AND ALL OF USA CAMP!

 

*PLEASE ALSO REMEMBER THAT THERE IS A TEAM ABSENCE POLICY OF ‘ONLY ONE UNEXCUSED ABSENCE’ FROM THE SUMMER ‘AHS CAMP’…. WHICH BEGINS IN JUNE…. AND FINISHES AT THE END OF JULY…FOR ALL SPIRIT TEAM MEMBERS

 

*Safe vacation times…… are the first 2 weeks in August.

 

Thank you

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In addition:

The athletic clearance must be completed prior to the clinics.

Athletic Participation Clearance

In order to participate in sports, students must download and complete the Athletic Participation Clearance Packet.

NOTE: To open the packet, you must open Adobe Acrobat.

http://www.agouraathletics.org/main/filesLinks(Click Here To Download Athletic Participation Clearance Packet)

The Athletic Participation Clearance Packet contents:

Pages 1-8 – Please print, complete and submit to the AAC

  1. Activity/Athletic Certificate
  2. Health History/Medical Release
  3. Drug Testing Consent
  4. LVUSD Code of Conduct
  5. CIF Athlete’s Code of Ethics
  6. Voluntary Participation/Assumption of Risk
  7. Emergency Form- For 1st sport
  8. Emergency Form- For 2nd sport (a new emergency form is required for each sport)

Eligibility

To be eligible, a student must have a 2.0 grade point average and no more than one fail grade in the previous report period. Eligibility is determined quarterly. Only one of the subjects can be Physical Education and school service/assistant classes do not count. Additionally, the student must be currently enrolled and passing at least 20 semester credits of new work and have passed 20 semester credits of work the previous semester to be eligible!

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*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

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*Charger Girls – PLEASE ALWAYS WEAR YOUR WHITE BOW.

AT THIS TIME ALL OF THE EXTRA’S ARE GONE AND ARE NEEDING TO BE RE-ORDERED

*You ALWAYS enter the gym…or any venue… performance ready/Spirit Sweats and Agoura backpacks. PLEASE LEAVE YOUR GUM IN THE TRASH AND YOUR PHONE IN YOUR BACKPACK!

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*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

*WEBSITE INFO:

*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 : arnieg@allstargroup.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

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*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.

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“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!

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WISE WORDS:

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*BE VERY CAREFUL OF HOW YOU SPEAK ABOUT YOUR TEAM/TEAMMATES TO OTHERS… INPERSON OR ON SOCIAL MEDIA!

IT REFLECTS ON HOW YOU ARE… AS WELL AS THOSE YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT!

 

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

www.agouraspiritteam.com