Mountain Island Charter School

Cheerleading - Middle School

2019-20 Season
Head Coach:  Kanique Morand
Assistant Coach:  Fran Amick
2019-20 Cheer Tryouts
Who: Currently enrolled students who will be 6th-8th grade in the 2019-20 school year.    
Date: Monday May 20th - Thursday May 23rd pm @ MICS D Gym (new gym attached to Elementary school)
Time:  4:00-6:00 pm Students go to study hall until 3:20, then to D gym for snack (parent supplied) and to change.
What:  Day 1-3 is dedicated to learning cheers and dance, Day 4 is judging, must be all both dates to be considered.
A second round of tryouts for newly enrolled students who missed the May tryouts will be held in early August.   
All MICS players MUST have an approved NCHSAA SPORTS PHYSICALS (to be completed by a physician) and a MINOR LIABILITY WAIVER in order to be eligible to participate in off season workouts or try out for a Fall, Winter or Spring sport prior to the first day of tryouts, no exceptions.  If a player has played a previous sport, the player must have an UPDATED NCHSAA sports physical and minor liability waiver prior to the first day of tryouts.  


Physicals and waivers are good for one full year (395 days).  For example, if your player has had a physical completed on August 30, 2016, it is good until September 30, 2017. (Boy Scouts, Little  League, or Well Check Exams are not accepted in place of an NCHSAA sports physical).  Please check with your physician if you are not sure if your sports physical has expired.


Tryouts are for current students who will be 6th-8th grade in the 2019-20 school year.    Each player must have an NCHSAA SPORTS PHYSICAL AND MICS LIABILITY WAIVER on file with Ms. Bennett before they participate. (Physicals/waivers are good for 395 days). All paperwork must be turned in prior to the first day of tryouts by one of the following:

  • At the front office
  • Ms. Bennett's office
  • Fax to 704-827-8675
  • Hand deliver at tryouts upon checking in