Sunday, May 15, 2016

Weekly Newsletter: May 15th, 2016

Coach Michelle's Reflections & Photo of the Week ...

Coming Up This Week ...

  • Game Team Registration
    • Visit our Registration Page to download our Program Handbook and Registration Forms.
  • Online Spiritwear & Uniform Essentials Sale
    • Visit this link to shop!
    • New cheerleaders should purchase the black long sleeve body liner, black briefs, and a pair of poms (one blue and one white/silver)
    • All other items are optional, with the exception that all competitive team members are highly encouraged to order a backpack
    • The online store closes on May 31st!
  • Thirty-One Gifts Fundraiser
    • Invite your family and friends to support your cheerleader by ordering a tote from Thirty-One Gifts!  
    • Share this link with your family and friends all across the US: All orders and payments are made via this link, and items will be shipped directly to them.
    • Be sure to tell your family and friends to email you when they've placed an order, then email our Fundraising Captain Rene' Crow at with their name so she can credit you with their product profit.
    • This fundraiser ends on May 30th!

  • Tumbling Practice
    • 5:45 - 7pm at Tonawanda Elementary School
    • Bring a water bottle!
    • This is only for registered tumbling class participants:  Ainsley, Amelia, Avril, Cecelia, Claire, Cori, Elizabeth, Emma, Eva, Gabby Jo, Grace, Hailey, Janiah, Jenna, Kierra, Leah, Lyla, Lucie, Mackenzie, Marisa, Misty, Molly, Morgan, Mya, Olivia, Nica, Sara, Sarah, Sofia, Tirzah
  • Competitive Team Tryout Mandatory Clinic #1 
    • 7 - 8:15pm at Tonawanda Elementary School
    • Bring a water bottle!
    • Open to all current 5th - 7th grade students.
    • Your completed Tryout Packet must be turned in at the start of the tryout in order for you to tryout!
    • We will review basic cheer motions and jumps, and learn the tryout dance at this clinic.  The tryout dance video will be posted on the JLC Competitive Team Facebook Page for you to practice at home.  Watch your email for an invitation to this closed Facebook Page for competitive team candidates only.
    • Our Competitive Team is a significant additional time and financial commitment above and beyond Game Team membership.  Please review the Tryout Packet and be sure you can commit to our practices, competitions, and additional fees. 
    • Swanson Elementary Band & Orchestra Students are excused from attending the clinic due to their end of the year concert for which their participation is factored into their academic report card grading.

Birthdays This Week ...
  • May 8th - Happy Belated 8th Birthday Alba! 
  • May 15th - Happy 10th Birthday Hanah!
  • May 20th - Happy 13th Birthday Mackenzie!

Important Reminders ...

  • Registration is still open for our 2016-17 Game Team!
  • Please be sure to talk to your friends about joining JLC with you - we accept any student currently in 4K through 7th grade. There are no tryouts for our Game Teams - everyone is placed onto a grade level appropriate team.
  • Visit the Game Team page to see who has already registered!

Upcoming Events ...
  • June 7th - Game Team Practices Begin!
  • June 15th - Uniform Sale!
  • August 13th - Lancer Nation Media Day & Game Team Photo Day!
  • Visit our master online calendar for all season events!