It’s official! Tryouts will be held Thursday June 11th Varsity 9am-12pm JV 12-2pm All packets are due this Friday May 29th We will verify eligibility then contact you via text on or before June 3rd to share tryout video
You will have at least one week to learn the routine at your pace. We also plan to meet through zoom the week of tryouts to answer any questions you may have. (updated 5/28/2020)
WATCH THIS VIDEO FOR MORE INFORMATION (Dates and times have changed since this video so please read information below for up to date information. All process and procedures still apply.)
MRHS 2020-2021 Dance Team Tryouts will be held on Thursday, June 11th at the Merrell Center. Safe practices and social distancing enforced. Maverick Belle Auditions (Any 2020-2021 Sophomore- Seniors that are eligible to tryout) will begin at 9:00 am and end approximately at 12:00 pm
ANYONE interested in trying out for next years team will need to print and complete district paperwork. Use link below to access the paperwork. This is REQUIRED from all applicants. We must verify discipline, attendance, and grades to determine each student’s eligibility. http://www.katyisd.org/dept/finearts/Documents/DANCE%202020-21%20FINAL.pdf * Physical Exams are not required for the audition but will be collected if the student is selected to be an active member of the team. All applicants need to submit paperwork by Friday, May 29th at 3:00pm. You may scan and email the paperwork or turn in a hard copy of the documents to MRHS front office.
The video above is taking the place of our annual tryout parent meeting. In this video we will address the revised cost for dance team items, revised summer schedule, calendar of events, different seasons of dance teams, and explain in detail the procedures of June 11th audition.
Until then, we encourage students to stretch at home and begin building daily cardio routine to increase stamina. Skills that will be in both Maverick Belle and JV Dance auditions: Right Split Left Split Pirouette Turns Jete Chaine Turns
This will be the only summer tryout date for our campus dance teams. We encourage everyone to watch our tryout information video in order to answer as many questions as possible. You may begin completing the district paper work at this time. (if you already have it from March meeting you can submit electronically or on site at MRHS front office. Being a part of a dance team is such a rewarding experience! You create many friendships and memories that last a lifetime. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Thank you in advance for your interest, April Hunt and Maria Tafur