March 2020 Newsletter

Our competitive teams are wrapping their seasons and starting to plan for next year!


Two Squads to be Formed by Gem City’s Nationally Ranked All Star Cheer Program

The Squads:

Gem City will form a Level 2 squad (ages 13-18) and a younger squad for ages 6-12- the level will be determined at a later date.

Info Meeting: Wednesday, March 25 at 7:30 pm

All boys and girls interested in one of the 2020-2021 cheer squads should attend! We’ll discuss the tryouts and the financial and time commitments.

If you have questions or are unable to attend, stop to chat with a coach

Tryout: Saturday, May 16 from 8:30-10:30 am

All interested athletes must attend a closed practice and tryout from 8:30-10:30 am. Parents must be present when dropping their child off for tryouts to fill out paperwork. However, parents aren’t allowed to observe tryouts.


March's Pizza Fun Night will be on Friday, March 13 from 6:30-9:30.

Spring Classes in Full Swing

Don’t worry if you’re still needing to sign up for classes, or have a friend that wants to! Enroll at any time. Find the schedule here or grab a printed one in the office.

Snow Day Make-Up Classes

Make-up classes are always available for weather cancellations. These must be scheduled, however, to manage class sizes.

Tuition Due

March 1 was the due date for the second half of your spring tuition. Spring session goes until May 16.


You are the best!

Thank you to all those that supported Gem City’s first ever blood drive. We co-hosted with Blessing-Rieman. We were thrilled by 52 units of blood donated. Get all the details here.


Good Luck Gymnastics Team!

Gem City’s qualifying Level 4, 5, and 9 gymnasts will soon compete at the USAG Illinois State Championships.


Weekly Wednesday Fun

Preschool Playtime
Wednesday from 9:30-11:30

Open, unstructured time for kids age 6 and under to play. $5 each time, no long-term commitment.

Adaptive Gymnastics
Wednesday from 3:30-4:00

This is a structured half-hour class for athletes with differing abilities or special needs ages 5-12. $12 each class, no long-term commitment.

Adult Gymnastics
Wednesday from 7:45-9:00

No experience is necessary for this an hour and fifteen minute open gym. $9 each time, no long-term commitment.