Meets at Grace Pointe Church located at 6613 Hixson Pike, Hixson, TN
Join us Tuesdays from 3:45pm - 4:45pm!
Meetings will typically be held on Tuesdays from 3:45pm-4:45pm at Grace Pointe Church.
We will utilize Google Classroom for study materials, coach assistance, and team communication and between partners.
Student Expectations: Learn, have fun, communicate/work with partner(s), prepare for assigned events, attend invitationals, regional, and state competitions.
Parent Expectations: Assist your student(s) with study, preparation, and communication with their partners. The church requires parents to sign a release of liability form as well as background checks for both parents. There is also a photo release form which should be signed if you don’t mind pictures to be taken of your student during meetings/events.
We are looking for volunteers to help with: coaching, fundraising, photography, field trip and event planning, and other miscellaneous administrative tasks.
Approximate Timeline for the Season
August-September 8/13/19 - First Meeting at Grace Pointe Church 8/13-9/10 – General team wide activities to introduce students to various events 9/3-9/10 – Coaches assign events
September-February Partners meet to practice/study. Coaches/parents help guide students in their preparation. Field trips, guest speakers, and/or teambuilding events to be scheduled. Attend invitationals.
December Team Christmas Party
January 1/11/20 - Possible Div B invitational at Friendship Christian Academy 1/18/20 - Possible Div C invitational at East Hamilton
February Regional Competition at Chattanooga State on February 15, 2020, with a team dinner after the award ceremony.
March-April If team(s) make it to state, partners continue to study in preparation for state. If teams don’t, we hold end of year party.
April If teams make it to the State Competition, they will compete at University of Tennessee Knoxville on April 25, 2020 team dinner on the eve of the competition. Hold end of year party.
This video is from an elementary team but the description of the tournament will be helpful for first-timers.