Grapevine High School Cheer Tryout Information 2019-2020
Posted on 02/07/2019
Grapevine High School Cheer Tryout Information 2019-2020

Grapevine High School

Cheer Tryout Information


Parent Information Meeting - Mandatory –   February 11th at 6:30 pm in the GHS Lecture Hall.

The Spirit Program at Grapevine High School consists of 4 teams:  

Varsity Cheer Grades 11-12

JV Cheer Grades 9-12

Gameday Cheer Grades 9-12

Spirit Rustlers Grades 11-12 (Rustlers will have a separate tryout process in April)

Tryout Overview





Paperwork Due

Friday, March 1

4:00 pm

GHS Front Office or Coaches

Tumbling Certification

(Varsity and JV)

Must pass one:

Wednesday, Jan 30

Wednesday, Feb 20

Wednesday, March 6

4:00 pm

GHS Cheer Gym

Eligible Candidates Posted

Thursday, March 7

By 8:00 pm

Tryout Clinics

Monday-Wednesday, March 18-20

4:30-6:00 pm

GHS Cheer Gym


Thursday, March 21

4:15 pm

GHS Cheer Gym

Results Posted

Thursday, March 21

By 10:30 pm

The purpose of the Tumbling Certification is to provide an evaluation that the candidate can be called upon to perform the minimum tumbling skills safely throughout the year. SAFETY IS GCISD’s CONCERN. Demonstration of tumbling skills during the Tumbling Certification process shall in no way lessen the need to demonstrate tumbling skills within the tryout process.

All JV  and Varsity candidates will be required to show proficiency and safety on the following list of tumbling criteria:

Gameday  No Tumbling Requirements


Standing Back-Handspring

Running Round-Off Back Tuck


Standing Back Tuck OR Standing Back-Handspring Back Tuck AND

Toe Touch Back-Handspring

Running Round-Off Back-Handspring Back Tuck