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Dance Team Tryouts!

Have a joy of dance?
Come tryout for the Grant Dance Team and be apart of a great program! 
 
Please take important note that you MUST obtain an ELIGIBILITY SLIP from the Athletic Office before the first day of Clinics (April 24th). It is mandatory for an athlete to turn this eligibility slip into his/her coach or they will not be able to participate.
 *More information on how to receive this slip below*
 
CLINIC/TRYOUT DATES:
  • Mon-April 24 3:30-5:00p.m. (Skills)
  • Tues-April 25 5:00-8:00p.m. (Choreo)*MANDATORY
  • Wed-April 26 5:00-8:00p.m. (Choreo)*MANDATORY
  • Thurs-April 27 3:30-5:00p.m. (Review/Drill)
  • FINAL TRYOUTS - APRIL 29TH Starting @ 7:30am
For tryouts routines this year, prospective dancers will be taught Hip Hop and Jazz/Contemporary routines with difficulty options to perform for the judges. You will be asked to demonstrate the best of your skill variety including: flexibility, turns, jumps/leaps, tricks or gymnastic skills. You will also be evaluated on your effort and skill consistency at the clinics.
 
If you have a conflict with any of these dates, please contact the coach immediately with the date and time of the conflict in order to attempt to best accommodate any needs. You may tryout at the end of EITHER clinic if you cannot make it April 29th. You MUST come to at least ONE of the two choreography clinics in order to try out. If you are trying out at the end of a clinic (only if you can’t come the 29th) you must turn in your paperwork at that time. 
 
Please ask questions as necessary. Email is best for a quick response. (vshifley@grantbulldogs.org)  
 
HOW TO RECEIVE AN ELIGIBILITY SLIP:
1. To receive an ELIGIBILITY SLIP  the following must be turned in ALL AT ONCE to the Athletic Office:
Copy of CURRENT physical
AGREEMENT TO PARTICIPATE – signed by athlete and parent
Emergency Medical Form – signed by athlete and parent
 
2. Incoming Freshmen can turn in paperwork to receive their white card after school on
Monday 4/17 – Friday 4/21.  The Athletic Office will be open until 3:30 pm.  
(Go to door #11 and the Athletic office is the first door on the left).  
Any questions, call 847-973-3418.
 
Please visit our dance team athletics webpage and find further information within our
'2017 Tryout Packet' located under RESOUCES on the bottom left hand side

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03/03/2017

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  • 2016 V. Competition
  • Grant Dance Team Seniors 2016 at Senior Night and the first football game!
  • Varsity performing the fight song!
  • Varsity ready to perform for the first football game!
  • Varsity Dance Fall 2016
  • Summer Kids Camp 2016
  • SPC Camp 2016 Seniors!
  • SPC Camp 2016 Varsity & JV
  • Coach Shifley and Coach Munsen with the 1st place plaque at Grayslake Central Competition 2016!