• Sponsor Names: Lindsay Katz (Cheer Program Director), Jeanette Simpson (Varsity Cheer Coach) and Nicole Marcasciano (Jr. Varsity Cheer Coach)

    Meeting Place & Times: Weekly practice schedule TBD. Please see Football and Basketball pages for game schedules.

    Short Description of Club & Activities:

    • Philosophy—The CHS Cheerleading Program at Clearwater High School provides participants with many opportunities involving leadership, spirit and enthusiasm. The purpose of our program is to:
      • Support our athletic programs and school through various activities and events
      • Promote and uphold school spirit and enthusiasm of spectators at athletic events
      • Develop a sense of good sportsmanship
      • Promote Clearwater High School by being involved in the community
    • The Role of a CHS Cheerleader
      • Represent the school to the highest degree in and out of uniform
      • Be a positive leader and a role model
      • Set a good example through behavior and sportsmanship at all times
      • Positively contribute to the both the team and schoolwide atmosphere
      • Balance academic requirements and school-wide expectations/demands with extra-curricular and personal activities
    • Activities
      • Football games
      • Basketball games
      • Homecoming Week including Tornado Tales
      • Assisting CHS Administration in various school events throughout the school year (New Student Orientation, assemblies, pep rallies, etc.)
      • Various community events (In 2018-2019 we participated in a pep rally at Skycrest Elementary supporting student success with FSA testing.)


    2019-2020 JV Cheerleading Tryouts:

    • Tryout Info Meeting: Friday, August 16th immediately after school in Room F7
    • Athletic Paperwork due: Friday, August 23rd by the end of the school day to Mrs. Biddle in the Front Office
    • Tryouts: Tuesday, August 27th to Thursday, August 29th (3 days) 2:00-4:00 in the Wresting Room (upstairs of the basketball gym)
    • First JV Football Game of the Season: Thursday, September 5th
    • Students can see Mrs. Marcasciano in Room F7 for more information.

    Cheerleading is both a Fall and Winter activity with Varsity and Junior Varsity squads. There are separate try-outs for each squad and season.