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Sunday, February 26, 2012

Weekly Newsletter: February 2012, Vol 5

Coming up this week ...

Monday, February 27th
FINAL CHEER PRACTICE - OPTIONAL TO ATTEND
  • 5:30 - 7pm:  2nd - 4th and 7th Grade
  • 6:30 - 8pm:  5th - 6th and 8th Grade
  • All girls in attendance will help with mat set-up and clean-up.
  • All girls in attendance will be required to warm-up as a group, then they can work on skills they already know. 
  • The following cheerleaders are permitted to perform back handsprings:  Ana S, Dana, Eva, Hannah P, Hope, Lexi Sch, Lexi Sh, Meghan, Melanie, Noell, and Yasi.  The following cheerleaders are permitted to perform back tucks:  Dana, Hope, Lexi Sch, Lexi Sh and Meghan.  If your name isn't listed here, you cannot attempt back handsprings or back tucks.  No exceptions.
  • As a reminder, JLC's cheer constitution states that no one is permitted to spot another cheerleader with any tumbling skills whatsoever.
Birthdays this week ...
  • Lindsey - March 2nd
  • Tara - March 3rd

Important announcements ...


BANQUET TICKET ORDERS DUE!
Monday, February 27th
  • Please join us on Wednesday, March 7th for our end-of-the-season Awards Banquet!  It will be held at the Venice Club on Calhoun Rd from 6 - 8pm. 
  • All cheerleaders that completed the cheer season will receive awards at the banquet.
  • The cost is $16.50 per person.  Checks should be payable to Junior Lancer Cheer.
  • I have received payment from the following families:  Crow, Dunn, Hawthorne, Hirsch, Jellison, Knutson, Lambert, Morgan, Mulcahy, Pattabhiraman, Pipia, Roth, Schultz, Shudy, Stricker, Swart, and Thompson.
  • For the enjoyment of JLC coaches and staff, JLC will not provide supervision at the banquet.  All cheerleaders must be accompanied by a parent or other responsible adult.
  • The girls can "dress up" (think nice school photos) if they wish, but can also "dress down" in jeans if that is more comfortable for them.
  • We will have a short program to include a slideshow, recognition of coaches and staff, and awards presentation.  We will break down into teams at the end of the banquet for coaches to share personal remarks of their team with their team's families.

BUCKS ENERGEE! SPIRIT SQUAD TICKETS DUE!
Monday, February 27th
  • Checks should be payable to Junior Lancer Cheer.
  • Click this link to watch a short video of the 4th/5th grade team's pre-game performance from last year.

JLC TEAM TUMBLING AT HEAT ATHLETICS
Spring session ongoing now!
  • Beginner Level: $6 per class; $72 total.  There are 4 spots left in this class.
  • Intermediate Level:  FULL
  • The spring session has already begun, but you can still get in on the beginner level class - just go to this link to download the registration form and send it in directly to Heat with payment.

WEEKLY NEWSLETTERS
  • The weekly newsletters will continue to be sent to all 2011 - 2012 families through the first week of May.  At that time, it will be sent to 2012 - 2013 registered families only.
  • If you wish to no longer receive the weekly newsletters from this week forward, just send me an email and I'll remove you from my distribution list.

Upcoming events ...


March 24th
Special Olympics Basketball Tourney at BCHS
  • Exact times are TBD.
  • I have received responses from the following cheerleaders:  Ana, Isabella S, Kenzie, Lexi, Lexi, Lindsey, Mara, Meghan, Nina, and Yasi. 

March 31st
5th - 6th Grade - Energee! Spirit Squad Performance
  • I have received RSVPs from the following families:  Retzlaff, Shah, Uhrle; Durham (tentative)

April 6th
7th Grade - Energee! Spirit Squad Performance
  • No RSVPs received to date.

April 14th
2nd - 4th Grade - Energee! Spirit Squad Performance
  • I have received RSVPs from the following families:  Crow, Hansen.

April 19th
1st Annual JLC Cheer Clinic
  • Join us for a FREE cheer clinic to kick off our 2012 - 2013 cheer season!  Bring a friend!
  • Current 2nd - 4th Grade: 4 - 6pm; Current 5th - 7th Grade: 6 - 8pm
  • Pre-registration is required; space is limited!
  • A "limited edition" spiritwear shirt will be available for purchase by all clinic attendees.  All clinic attendees are invited to march with JLC in the 2012 Elm Grove Memorial Day Parade on May 28th!

April 21st
8th Grade - Energee! Spirit Squad Performance
  • I have received RSVPs from the following families:  Neis, Schweinert, Shah.

May 3rd
JLC 2012 - 2013 Parent Information Night
  • WHMS Cafeteria, 7pm.

May 5th
Community Service Opportunity - Cheer at Run to the Hills Fun Run at Mitchell Park
  • Open to 2011 - 2012 Junior Lancer Cheerleaders.
  • RSVP to Coach Uhrle by May 1st.

May 28th
Elm Grove Memorial Day Parade
  • Open to 2012 - 2013 Junior Lancer Cheerleaders.
  • More details will be shared at PIN on May 3rd.

Quote of the Week ...

"Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts.  This is the secret of success." ~ Swami Sivananda