Each Candidate must live in the city of Saraland, AL. If you are not previously enrolled in the Saraland School System, two valid proofs of residence must be provided with the required forms on February 5, 2010 by 3:00 p.m.
More information can be found on the Saraland Spartan Cheerleading page
•· Sign-ups---Monday, January 25th through Wednesday, February 3rd ; pick up tryout packages in the library at Saraland Middle and the office at Saraland High School. If you are not enrolled in the Saraland School System, a family member may pick up a package and sign-up for a student who is interested.
•· Physicals---Dr. Rubenstein will offer free physicals on Wednesday, February 3rd from 3:30 pm to 4:00 pm. You must take your physical form with you! Any physicals completed outside this time frame will cost $25.
•· All Paperwork and Clinic fees due Friday, February 5th by 3:00 p.m.
•· Parent Meeting---Tuesday, February 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the Saraland Middle School library.
•· Tryout Clinic will be held in the Saraland High School gym on Thursday, February 18th and Friday, February 19th from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. and will cost $35.00. Parents and friends are not allowed to attend these sessions. Please have transportation in the parking lot no later than 5:30 p.m. to pick up your son/daughter.
•· OPEN GYM will be held in the Saraland High School gym on the 18th and 19th from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Any participant is welcome to attend but attendance is not required. There will be stunting and continuous practice for the dance, cheer, and chant. The cost for each night is $10. The girls teaching the material at the clinic will be at the open gym. We will also have a male cheerleader to help the guys practice their stunting.
•· Tryouts will be held on Saturday, February 20th for Varsity beginning at 8:00 a.m. in the Saraland High School gym. Middle school will follow at 8:30 a.m., and JV will meet at 9:00 a.m.
•· Fittings for new Mascot, JV, and Varsity Cheerleaders will be held on March 2 in the ROTC room immediately following school dismissal. Fittings for new Middle School Cheerleaders will be held on March 3 in Ms. Davis's room immediately following school dismissal. ALL cheerleaders must be here for proper fittings.
•· A $500 deposit will be due no later than Tuesday, March 16th. This deposit covers the money needed to order uniforms and the deposit for camp. All remaining balances must be paid prior to receipt of materials and the start of camp. Tentatively all bills will need to be paid in full by Monday, May 24th.
•· Exhibition Night is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, May 26th at 6:30 p.m.
•· Cheerleader Camp will be held at Auburn University from June 2nd through June 5th.
**Please be aware that there will be practices scheduled for all cheerleaders after tryouts until the time of camp. With camp being scheduled immediately following school dismissal, all cheerleaders should plan to attend all scheduled practices.