Sunday, August 18, 2013

Weekly Newsletter: August 2013, Vol 3

Cheerleader of the Week ...

Cheerleader of the Week

  • Ainsley, 4th Grade
  • JLC Cheerleader since 2012
  • Favorite color: Orange
  • Favorite Food: Steak
  • Favorite Book: Harry Potter series
  • Hobby:  Reading
  • Goal by the end of the season:  Back walkover
  • What does "Team" mean to you?  Family!

Coming up this week ... 

Monday, August 19th
  • Cheer Practice
    • All team members to wear a blue tshirt and black shorts.
    • Sapphire: 5:30 - 6:00pm
    • All Football:  6:00 - 6:30pm
    • Titanium: 6:30 - 7:30pm

Tuesday, August 20th

  • Tuition Installment #3 due!

Wednesday, August 21st
  • Titanium Stunting Class at Heat Athletics (Final Summer Class)
    • 8 - 9pm
    • All athletes in attendance to wear a pink tshirt and white shorts.
    • Confirmed stunt groups for stunt class as of 8/18/12:
      • Meghan, Yasi, Jensen, Reagan
      • Ana, Savannah, Marie, Payton
      • Paris, Brooke, Mia, Chelsea
      • Mara, Tati, Ashley(?)/Katie, Breanne
      • Athletes just joining the stunt class must bring a check (or cash) payable to Heat Athletics in the amount of $10.50.

Thursday, August 22nd
  • Cheer Practice
    • All team members to wear a black tshirt and red shorts.
    • Sapphire: 5:30 - 6:00pm
    • All Football:  6:00 - 6:30pm
    • Titanium: 6:30 - 7:30pm

Friday, August 23rd
  • Summer Team Tumbling (Final Summer Class)
    • 6 - 7pm at Heat Athletics
    • We will take a photo with the Elite coaches that they may use on their new website.  Please let me know ASAP if you wish to opt-out of the photo.

Important Announcements ...

Fall/Winter Team Tumbling

  • Registration is ongoing now for Fall/Winter team tumbling.
  • Beginner level will be at 6:30pm, and Intermediate/Advanced (must have a back handspring with NO spot) will be at 7:30pm.  
  • Classes are $10 each payable in advance. Payment will be split into three installments:
    • $50 due on September 1st for the following class dates: THURSDAYS ~ Sept 12, 26; Oct 3, 10, 17.
    • $50 due on November 1st for the following class dates:  FRIDAYS ~ Nov 8, 15, 22; Dec 13, 20
    • $80 due on January 1st for the following class dates:  FRIDAYS ~ Jan 10, 17, 24, 31; Feb 7, 14, 21, 28.
    • We will not have class if the dates are not listed above.
    • There are no refunds for missed classes regardless of reason.
  • Classes will be held in the WHMS cafeteria. All class participants will help with the mats - the more hands on deck, the faster it will go.
  • Download the waiver form here, and return to Coach with all three installment payments to reserve your daughter's spot in class.  As with tuition installment payments, checks will not be deposited until the due date listed above.

Photo Buttons
  • All photo buttons have been distributed.  Photo buttons are 2 for $10.  Please remember to send in your $10 to practice.
  • Photo make-ups will be done at the first home game of the season on September 14th.

Lancer Cheer Showcase & JLC Football Awards Reception - SAVE THE DATE!
  • Our 2nd Annual Lancer Cheer Showcase & JLC Football Awards Reception will be held on Wednesday October 23rd at BCHS.  Doors will open at 7pm.
  • All JLC teams - football and competitive teams - will perform at Showcase.
  • WHMS Parents - please note this is the same date as one of the Fall Parent/Teacher Conferences.  Please avoid scheduling your conference on this date!
  • We will host an informal awards reception after Showcase to recognize our football cheer squads.  A formal invitation is being developed for you to print/email and share with your family and friends.
  • All JLC families will be requested to bring an item for our dessert bar to share.  Stay tuned for a Sign Up Genius email from Sapphire Team Manager Rene Crow.  

Mat Duty Sign Ups via Sign Up Genius
  • All families that have not signed up for mat duty have been assigned their appropriate shifts.
  • Thank you for your cooperation and support!

Quote of the Week ...

"The only thing that hurts more than failure is not trying." ~ Author Unknown