Information on Program

about the program

Mission
The mission of the drill team is to support, promote, and represent RSLA through promotion of school spirit, pride, tradition, and student involvement.

Objectives
● Support and perform at RSLA sporting events
● Support RSLA relations by attending and promoting various events on campus and throughout the community
● Develop and display dance skills and technique
● Demonstrate qualities of commitment, discipline and responsibility

Description​ ​of​ ​Team
● Dance performances that include a variety of Jazz, Military, and Hip-Hop dance styles

Requirements
● Must maintain sufficient academic progress (2.3 GPA)
● Must be able to attend team practices
● Must be able to commit to all team activities and events
● Must demonstrate responsibility
● Must abide by all school rules and regulations
● Must maintain a positive attitude
● Must support all team members
● Must possess a strong dedication to academic excellence
● There are some costs involved in participating

Time​ ​Commitments​ ​and​ ​Expectations
● Attend all practices
● Missed practices are not permitted. Leaving practice early will count as a missed
practice. 3 or more missed practices will result in removal from performances and may result in removal from the team
● Attend all team performances and events
● Must treat dance commitments like a job where you are accountable, timely, and disciplined
● Priorities are academics and then the team, you will be placed on probation and possibly excused from the team if you are not maintaining academic progress
● Treat all team members with respect
● Must be willing to learn, accept instruction, and respect the decisions of the coach
● Have a mature positive attitude. Be honest, respectful, and dependable
● Cell phone use is not permitted during practice

Benefits
● Possible competition opportunities
● The support and encouragement of the team
● Friends
● Development of dance technique