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This has been updated in the Tryout Packets found on this website as well!

2019-2020 SHS Cheerleading Tryouts

Springfield High School Cheerleading tryouts are coming up! We will begin the 2019-2020 tryout process with a mandatory tryout meeting held Tuesday, March 12th at 6:00pm in the SHS commons. This informational meeting must be attended by both a parent/guardian and the tryout candidate. Details of the 2019-2020 cheer season will be provided. ** IF YOU CANNOT ATTEND THE MEETING YOU MUST NOTIFY COACH JACOBS OR COACH JOHNSON ** 

The tryout clinics will be held Monday, March 25th through Wednesday, March 27th from 5-7pm in the SHS commons.

Tryouts will be held Thursday, March 28th beginning at 5:00pm in the SHS gym. Tryouts are closed to all spectators. Candidates must be present in order to tryout. Tryouts are held once per year and makeup tryouts will not be granted. Tryout packets will be available in middle school offices, the SHS main office, and on the SHS cheer district 186 webpage on 3/1.

Every candidate will be required to turn in the following forms, found in the 2019-2020 SHS Cheerleading Tryout Packet, in order to be eligible to try out:

- Cheerleading Application/ Questionaire 

- Tryout Permission Slip

- 4 Completed Teacher Evaluations (should only be returned from the teacher to the candidate if it is in a sealed envelope. Otherwise, evaluations should be mailed directly from the teacher to Coach Jacobs or Coach Johnson). 

- Signed 2019-2020 SHS Cheerleading Contract

Feel free to bring any completed forms to the tryout meeting on Tuesday, March 12th.  All forms must be on file by Monday, March 25th.

download 2019-2020 Cheerleading Tryout Packet

Please have all necessary forms signed and turned in by March 25th in order to be eligible to tryout for the 2019-2020 SHS Cheerleading squads. Feel free to bring any completed forms to the MANDATORY parent and candidate meeting on March 12th in the SHS commons.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to reach out to Coach Jacobs or Coach Johnson. 

We look forward to seeing you at the meeting!

Coaches Contact Info

Coach Alli Jacobs: ajacobs@sps186.org or coachajacobs@hotmail.com // (217) 415-8809

Coach Johnson: amjohnson@sps186.org // Springfield High School: room 168