Vandal Spirit Squad FAQ
Teams practice twice a week for 2-3 hours at a time, with scheduled events and games. There is also a band class cheer and dance must take M|W|F. The class is usually around the lunch hour (this past season class time was 12:30 - 1:20 p.m.). This class is dedicated to half time routines and traditionally offers a scholarship.
We have merit-based scholarships, band class scholarships, and select scholarships awarded throughout the school year. When considering who to award, the coach looks at skill level, attitude, GPA, leadership, and availability for extra events outside the regular schedule.
The Vandal Dance Team: 12 - 16 members.
The Vandal Cheer Team: 18 - 30 members.
There is a $100 membership fee due by May 1, 2019 and a $200 camp payment due May 17, 2019. Along with these, there is mandatory fundraising each member must participate in. We shoot for each member to fundraise $250-$500 by the end of March 2020. These can be earned in different ways; out of pocket payments, donations, poster sales, and appearances.
Yes, $25 per participant. This includes returners and video tryout/auditions. If you are unable to attend live tryouts, please contact the coach for more information on video tryout requirements. Video submissions are due by Wednesday, April 10, 2019