2014 Lightning Bolt Explosion

A Cheer and Dance Competition
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Kids Cheer and Dance Camp, December 8th

Mark your calendars for Sunday, December 8 from 1:00 to 4:30pm

The North High School Performance Team is hosting a kids Cheer and Dance Camp for athletics kindergartens through 8th grade. Participants will learn jumps, dance routines, cheers,  chants and more.

Click here for for information.

“We Got Spirit, How About You?” Performance Team Shows Their Team Spirit for Homecoming Week.

The Performance team shows lots of team spirit with a whole week of Homecoming activities! The weekend starts out with the big football game against Kimberly HS tonight and the dance tomorrow.  Check us out in the news at:   

School spirit shines at Appleton North

Wreath Sale, Plan Ahead For the Holidays!

The Performance Team is hosting it’s annual wreath sale in in conjunction with Santa’s Wreath Company located in Gile, WI.  The wreaths are guaranteed to be fresh.  Customers have the choice of  red or burgundy velvet bow.  The wreaths are also decorated with white tipped pine cones.  Other products available include garland, candy canes, swags, arches and crosses. Click here to see a preview of the products. Wreath orders must be in by October 31 for delivery before Thanksgiving.

If interested in ordering a wreath or other wreath products please contact our wreath sale coordinator, Dana Rose-Schmalz

Join the 2013-14 ANHS Performance Team

So – you think you can dance?  Can you tumble?  Do you have school spirit?  Do you like to perform and compete?  If so, there’s no need to head to Hollywood for a reality talent show.  The Appleton North Performance Team is the place for you!!!  Come find out how to become part of the action.  Auditions are right around the corner and the team is looking for hardworking athletes.  Don’t miss your opportunity to be a star.

We have both dance and tumble teams.

Tryouts will be Friday, May 17, 2013 from 6 -8 and Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 9 – 12:00 noon at the Appleton North High School.

Stop by and check it out!


2013-14 Tryout Information

Try Out Schedule :

  • Friday, May 17, 2013 from 6 – 8pm @NHS
  • Saturday, May 18,  2013 from 9 – 12:00noon @NHS 

Cheer and Dance Try-Out Clinics. Girls, come learn what all the excitement is about.




Try Out Forms:

Cheer and Dance Performance Team

Since opening its doors in 1995, Appleton North High School has been highly successful in the area of athletics. Yes, the most successful of competitive sports teams not only cheers for other athletes, but also performs at their own cheer and dance competitions.  Under the direction of Coach Heidi Brooks, the ANHS Cheer and Dance Performance Team has earned local, state, and national recognition. Unlike traditional sports programs, the North cheer and dance squads begin their seasons with try-outs each April and end with state and national competition in February and March.

The Appleton North High School Performance Team members:

  • Cheer at over 60 football and girls and boys basketball games during two seasons
  • Compete in Universal Cheer and Dance Association(s) venues in Milwaukee, Chicago, Minneapolis and Orlando, Florida
  • Compete in local, regional, and state competitions including: Little Chute, Freedom, Oshkosh, and Wisconsin Rapids and WACPC contests
  • Succeed academically with an average team GPA of 3.6
  • Donate over 100 hours of community service to projects
    • Salvation Army kettle campaign
    • Warming Shelter fleece blanket project
    • Adopt a Family holiday mission
    • “Bundle Up Kids” Coat Drive