2018 KKD Falls Kids Clinic – Sept. 8 & 13

2018 Knight Kompany Dancers

What: 2018 Assumption Knight Kompany Dance Fall Clinic
Who: For Girls and Boys Grades PreK-8 (Fall 2018)
Where: Assumption High School Main Gym
When: Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018
***Register online and bring check on day of clinic: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1WBhWAHRhOfs3_Nc90Vc-Z6od6fNDKrjMduXUFXYiRa8/edit
Download: 2018 KKD Fall Clinic
Time: Starts 8 a.m. // Ends 12 p.m.
Performance: Thursday, Sept. 13, at halftime of the Assumption Varsity Football game vs. Solon (approximately 8 p.m.)
Cost: $40 includes KKD T-shirt
Highlights: Dancers will be grouped by grade for the performance. 6-8th graders will perform a routine alongside the current KKD Team.
Deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 4, to guarantee T-shirt. Walk-ins are welcome but not guaranteed a T-shirt.
***Register online and bring check on day of clinic: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1WBhWAHRhOfs3_Nc90Vc-Z6od6fNDKrjMduXUFXYiRa8/edit
Download: 2018 KKD Fall Clinic
Payment:
make checks payable to: Assumption KKD
Contact: Head Coach Katie Gripp at katiejgripp@gmail.com

2018 Fall Sports and Marching Band Picture Day – August 11

2018 Fall Sports and Marching Band Picture Day will be held Saturday, August 11, 2018, at the St. Vincent Athletic Complex. Important links below:

Online Order Individual and Team Portraits through HR Imaging here: https://hrimaging.com/#shop

Order Form for Individual and Team Portraits here: Order Form

Order Form for Booster Club Buttons here: Button Order Form

August 11, 2018 – Fall Sports Picture Day Schedule at St. Vincent Athletic Complex, 780 W. Central Park Ave.

8 a.m.
Varsity Football
Sophomore Football
Freshman Football

9 a.m.
Varsity Volleyball
Sophomore Volleyball
Freshman Volleyball

 9:25 a.m.
Swimming and Diving

 9:30 a.m.
Marching Band

10 a.m.
Cross Country

10:30 a.m.
Boys Golf

10:45 a.m.
Spirit Cheer

11 a.m.
Competition Cheer

11:15 a.m.
KKD

First Day of Fall Sports Practice – Aug. 6

The first day of practice for all fall sports (cheerleading, cross country, dance/KKD, football, boys golf, girls swimming & diving, and volleyball) is Monday, August 6, 2018.

ALL FALL SPORTS ATHLETES, INCLUDING CHEER AND DANCE/KKD, MUST HAVE A CURRENT Athletic Physical Form AND Heads Up Concussion Form ON FILE WITH THE ATHLETIC OFFICE BY THE FIRST OFFICIAL DAY OF PRACTICE, WHICH IS MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2018.

PHYSICAL EXAMINATION [ARTICLE VII 36.14 (1)]
Every year each student (grades 7-12) shall present to the student’s *Athletic Office a certificate signed by a licensed physician and surgeon, osteopathic physician and surgeon, osteopath, advanced registered nurse practitioner (ARNP), physician’s assistant or qualified doctor of chiropractic, to the effect that the student has been examined and may safely engage in athletic competition. This certificate of physical examination is valid for the purposes of this rule for one (1) calendar year. A grace period, not to exceed thirty (30) days, is allowed for expired certifications of physical examination.

• *The Athletic Physical Form should be filed with the Athletic Office at Assumption High School.

HEADS UP: Concussion in High School Sports
The Iowa Legislature passed a law, effective July 1, 2011, regarding students in grades 7 – 12 who participate in extracurricular interscholastic activities. Please note this important information from Iowa Code Section 280.13C, Brain Injury Policies;
in the **Heads Up Concussion Form.

• **IMPORTANT: Students participating in interscholastic athletics, cheerleading and dance; and their parents/guardians; must sign the acknowledgement at the bottom of attached form and return it to the Athletic Office at Assumption High School.

Students cannot practice or compete in those activities until this form is signed and returned.

2018-19 Knight Kompany Dance Open Gym & Tryout Information

KKD INFORMATION NIGHT
Tueesday, April 17
7 p.m. in the AHS Cafeteria

OPEN GYMS
Wednesday, April 18, and Wednesday, April 25
4:30-6:30 p.m. in the Assumption High School Cafeteria

• All current 8th-11th grade students who will attend Assumption for the 2018-2019 school year are eligible to tryout.
• Dancers will learn a short routine, the AHS Fight Song, and various technical elements to be performed at the tryout.
• Dancers should wear appropriate dancewear to Open Gyms: Leotard and tights are not required. Jazz shoes are required.

TRYOUTS
Saturday, April 28
9 a.m. in the AHS Cafeteria

• Wear a red, black, or white fitted top, black dance bottoms, and jazz shoes.
• Hair should be pulled back and secured. Performance makeup is welcomed.
• Results will be posted outside the Small Gym at 6 p.m. on April 28.

TEAM MEETING
Sunday, April 29
5 p.m. in the AHS Cafeteria

• All dancers/families will receive the schedule and review team expectations.

Contact: Head Coach Katie Gripp at katiejgripp@gmail.com