We are looking forward to a great weekend in Dallas for NCA Nationals. All squads have been working extremely hard and looked great at showoffs this weekend.

Before I get to the NCA Info, I wanted to share a few other items

JANUARY PAYMENTS DUE JAN 31

I will be sending statements tonight, please pay by 1/31.
Reminder: your cheer balance must be paid in order to tryout for 2018-2019 cheerleader in March.
Congratulations SENIORS, this is the LAST CHEER PAYMENT you will ever make!

CHEER CLINIC

Cheer Clinic is February 10A lot more info will be coming out after we get back from NCA.
Seniors are required to work cheer clinic.

7TH PERIOD TRANSPORTATION

Beginning Monday, January 29, the seniors will no longer be going to the cheer shack for 7th period.  If you ride with a senior, please begin making other arrangements for transportation.

FHS CHEER BEING HONORED FEBRUARY 12

The FHS UIL Cheer Team will be honored by the FISD School Board on the evening of February 12 with the district’s Certificate of Excellence. The UIL team will get more details next week.

NCA NATIONALS – JANUARY 26-28, 2018 

The attachments and info below will contain everything you need for next weekend. PLEASE read it, print it out AND print the attachments. I know it’s long, but you don’t want to miss anything.

TRANSPORTATION TO DALLAS

Cheerleaders need to arrive at FHS on Friday, Jan. 26 at 6:45 AM and should wear Travel Shirt, black leggings, cheer shoes, hair in ponytail with white practice bow. We will not take the charter bus home. The cheerleaders will be released after final awards Sunday. If you are flying home, it is recommended that you don’t book return flights earlier than a 9:00 PM departure.

TEAM HOTEL

All cheerleaders and coaches are staying at the Lorenzo Hotel, 1011 S Akard St, Dallas, TX 75215. Room assignments and keys will be given out at the hotel.  Room assignments are based on competition squad and are final.  If you have issues with your room assignment, cheerleaders should speak privately to a coach.

MEALS/MONEY More info in attachment

Cheerleaders need money for Friday lunch and dinner, and Lunch Sunday. All other meals have been pre-paid/pre-ordered.

WEATHER

The weather is predicted to be 35° – 60° while we are in Dallas.  Please pack a poncho and umbrella, RAIN is expected Saturday morning and we are walking from Hotel to Convention Center.  Obviously, if it’s storming, we will make other arrangements.

 COMPETITION SCHEDULE more info and performance schedule in attachment

All Cheerleaders will watch each team perform and attend awards for all teams. Awards for Blue Crush are Sunday at 5:45 PM, all cheerleaders will stay through these awards and will be released after (approx.. 6:15-6:30 PM). For this reason, it is recommended that you do not schedule any return flights earlier than 9:00 PM departure.

You can Buy Tickets Online: 1 Day Admission: $20/adult, Weekend Pass: $35/adult.

Go to www.Varsity.com/18Dallas for Performance order, results, photo/video galleries, live stream.

DETAILED WEEKEND SCHEDULE, PACKING LIST, REMINDERS