Tryouts for the 2018 – 19 ballroom dance team will be Sept 12 -14 starting at 4:30pm at Ryan Middle School with practice on the 15th for those who make the team. A current physical is required for all people trying out for the team. Contact Stefani.firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. They regularly meet from 4:30 – 6:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays and one weekend (Fri/Sat) a month for additional choreography.
The LHS Ballroom Dance Team started in 2001. The team is made up of students in 8th through 12th grades from many of the high schools, middle schools, and home schools in the Fairbanks North Star Borough District. The team performs at various events throughout the Fairbanks community as well as to events and competitions outside the borough.
They have taken 2nd and 3rd plae in the U.S. Youth Latin Division II Formation Cahmpionship competitions in 2006 & 2008. The team travels within the state (on odd years) and out of state (even years) They have previously performed in Florida, Hawaii, Washington D.C., California and Fiji as well as many places in Alaska. They actively fundraise and participate in service opportunities within the community and when they travel.