St Pius X offers participation in Pep Squad for all girls entering 4th – 6th grade. All those interested should complete a release form and sports participation form. The purpose of our Pep Squad is two-fold; motivate the teams they’re supporting and promote enthusiasm amongst our fans. They in conjunction with our St Pius Cheerleaders will attend our football games to assist in increasing our school spirit amongst our fans and get the crowd motivated to yell and scream
for the home team!
Practices: Late August – TBA, possibly once a week. We anticipate the girls learning the words to the chants, cheers, and SPX fight song; along with other hand motion/routines that they’d perform from the stands during football games. (No
Uniforms: SPX will provide Pep Squad t-shirts, sock, and pom poms; **Participate will probably wear their SPX shorts (TBD) by coaches.
Games: Regular season football games are held on Sundays from early September to late October; playoffs begin in early November. All games are held at area high school fields or those DPL schools that have fields. Transportation to games is provided by the parents.
Release Form: All participants will be required to complete this form (and return to the school office, ATTN: Ginger Farrell).
Coaches: We need volunteer coaches for the Pep Squad; we require at least two cleared adult to help in this effort. If you’re
Fee: $50 per girl (estimate) – this will cover the cost of t-shirts, socks, and pom poms.
Sports Physicals: Saturday, before school begins – TBA (this is for all 5th-8th graders participating in DPL sports – but not required for pep squad 3rd and 4th graders).
Pep Rallys: the pep squad will participate in these scheduled events – SPX Gym-TBA.