Sunday, March 9, 2014

Weekly Newsletter: March 2014, Vol 2

Coming Up This Week  

    Monday, March 10th
    • JLC Media Day
      • Tonawanda Elementary Gym
      • Sapphire
        • Arrive at 5:50pm, we will get started promptly with or without you!
        • Full dress code from head to toe - shell, skirt, black briefs, black body liner, no-show white socks, cheer shoes.  All hair up in a high straight ponytail with the original competition cheer bow.  Natural lip gloss ok, no other make-up.  Stud earrings ok, no other jewelry.
        • Bring your medals from New Berlin IKE Showcase, Brookfield Blast, and KMLHS Cheer & Dance
      • Titanium
        • Arrive at 6:20pm, we will get started promptly with our without you!
        • Full dress code - shell, skirt, black briefs, black body liner, no-show white socks, cheer shoes.  Everyone's hair is all down - no ponytails or bows please.  Competition make-up ok.  Stud earrings ok, no other jewelry.
        • Bring your medals from New Berlin IKE Showcase, UCA Regionals, and Brookfield Blast.
        • Yasi, Ana, Mara, Andrea - please bring the poms you borrowed for Nationals.

    Tuesday, March 11th
    • Titanium (WHMS students only) - March Madness Practice
      • Tonawanda Elementary Gym, 6 - 7:30pm
      • Normal practice wear and cheer shoes

    Wednesday, March 12th
    • NO TUMBLING!  
      • We have been bumped out of the cafeteria due to a district staffing listening session.
      • We will start tumbling next Thursday, March 20th. 
    • Titanium (WHMS students only) - March Madness Practice
      • Tonawanda Elementary Gym, 6 - 7:30pm
      • Normal practice wear and cheer shoes

    Thursday, March 13th
    • Titanium (WHMS students only) - March Madness Practice
      • Tonawanda Elementary Gym, 6 - 7:30pm
      • Normal practice wear and shoes

    Birthdays this Week ...

    • Wednesday, March 12th ~ Happy Birthday Isabella!


    Important Announcements 


    FREE Cheer Tumbling Clinic

    • JLC is hosting a free one-hour cheer tumbling clinic on Thursday, March 20th at 6:30pm at WHMS. (NEW DATE!)
    • This free clinic is open to any Elmbrook School District elementary or middle school student that hasn't participated in our cheer tumbling classes before.  You do not need to be a Junior Lancer Cheerleader nor do you need any prior tumbling experience to attend our clinic.
    • Space is limited, and pre-registration is required by visiting this link.


    Spring Cheer Tumbling Classes
    • Spring Tumbling will be held at WHMS on the following dates, and will be open to anyone wishing to taking cheer tumbling classes:
      • Spring Tumbling, Session 1 of 2 ($40 payable to JLC)
        • March 20th, 27th and April 10th, 24th
      • Spring Tumbling Session 2 of 2 ($50 payable to JLC)
        • May 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th, and June 5th
    • Current and future JLC cheerleaders are strongly encouraged to take a cheer tumbling class - regardless of where they take their class.  With the goal of taking 2 teams to Nationals next year, cheerleaders must really focus on improving their individual cheer tumbling skills.
    • The following athletes are confirmed for the spring cheer tumbling session: 
      • Registration received: Ainsley, Breanne, Chelsea, Marissa, Meghan, Melanie, Mia, Nick, and Pickles
      • Spot reserved, awaiting registration forms:  Ana, Eva, Jenna, Mackenzie, Mara, Payton, and Yasi
    • We still have up to 8 spots available in the Beginner class, and up to 6 spots available in the Intermediate/Advanced class.

      2014-15 Parent Informational Meeting
      • Thursday, May 8th at 7pm at Wisconsin Hills Middle School.
      • We'll talk about our exciting new plans for our 6th season, and also show off our new uniforms!  Uniforms will be fitted this evening.
      • Try-outs for incoming 6th grade and older athletes will be held the week of May 19th with a 3 day try-out clinic, and try-outs held on May 22nd.

      Save the Date - UCA Day Camp @ Badger High School
      • All 2014-15 registered cheerleaders 5th grade and older are invited to attend a UCA Cheer Camp at Badger High School in Lake Geneva on Saturday, June 7th.
      • Camp and bus fees will be included in your JLC 2014-15 registration fee.  
      • Cheerleaders will get a head start on their season and learn their football halftime cheer and dance at camp!  We hope you can make it!

        Summer Cheer Schedule - Family Vacations, etc.
        • If you're starting to look ahead to your summer family vacation schedule, a good time to book your family vacation without worry of missing summer camp, choreography, etc is July 20 - August 10th.

          Quote of the Week …

          "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." ~ Maya Angelou