Ms. Christen Bridges

Cheerleading News

2019 – 2020 Cheer Tryouts
Aug 13 – 15.
All Information and Player Packet are below.

2019 BRMS Cheer Tryouts Schedule
Cheer Application Form
Player Packet
TeacherRec Form



General Policies and Expectations

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Selection of Cheerleaders

Information to Follow


Athletic Eligibility


  • All cheerleaders are athletes and must meet the eligibility requirements stated in the MCSD handbook.
  • You may not participate if you have failed any classes during the first semester. If you are in danger of failing a class this semester you should not try-out.

Attitude and Behavior


    • Cheerleaders are responsible for their behavior both on and off the field/court.
    • Cheerleaders will follow the rules as outlined in the BRMS Handbook.
    • Cheerleaders must maintain good rapport with the BRMS staff and faculty, both on and off the school grounds.
      • The coach reserves the right to:
        • Suspend from participation
        • Release from squad
      • A cheerleader is a role model for the student body and fans. A positive attitude and good sportsmanship toward squad members, teams, coaches, teachers, students, and officials is expected at all times.
      • A demerit system is enforced in order to maintain organization and commitment.


Responsibility and Commitment


      • As noted previously, all performances and practices are required.
      • At the conclusion of a practice or game cheerleaders should be picked up within 15 minutes.
      • Practice Schedule
        • Parent meeting/ Uniform fitting with Varsity Rep TBA!
        • Practice resumes in August, days and times TBA!
      • Camp Schedule
        • Camp: Specific dates during Summer vacation TBA
        • Additional information TBA
      • Games
        • Attendance at all home games is required during football season.
          • August – October
          • Specific Schedule TBA
        • Attendance at all assigned home games is required during basketball season.
          • December-February
          • Specific schedule TBA
        • We are also responsible for a variety of school spirit events that cheerleaders are expected to support. In the past we have participated/planned:
          • Back-to-School Dance
          • Homecoming Week
          • Pep Rallies

Estimated Donations


    • Each cheerleader is responsible for raising the funds associated with being a member of the cheerleading squad. The amounts listed below are approximate and do not include tax. A detailed statement will follow for members.
      Description of Item Price
      Uniform (skirt & top) Rental $50.00
      Bloomers $20.00
      Black razor-back sports bra $10.00
      White no-show socks $5.00
      White cheer shoes $50.00
      Poms $40.00
      Bow $15.00
      Cheer bag $40.00
      Practice t-shirt $15.00
      BRMS Sweatpants $30.00
      Hoodie/ Jacket $30.00
      BRMS Booster Club Dues $35.00
      Approximate Total $340.00
    • All monies paid for cheerleading are nonrefundable. Any cheerleader removed from the squad during the season will not receive a refund. Some items may not need purchasing if you have cheered before.
    • Athletic Dues and BRMS Booster Dues MUST be PAID Separately.


 Required Paperwork


Due Friday, March 9th by 4:00pm to Rm. 410




  • Signed Copy of Try-out Application
  • Completed and signed “Permission to Participate/Permission to Treat”
  • Completed and signed “Concussion Awareness Form”
  • Completed and signed copy of “Preparticipation Physical Evaluation” (4 pages)
  • Two Completed Teacher Recommendations (the teachers may send this directly)
  • Copy of most recent progress report or report card