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  • To assist in promoting Rhenish’s core values of Excellence, Compassion, Accountability, Integrity and Diversity.
  • To promote enthusiasm and spirit within all areas of the school.
  • To strive to be modest in victory and gracious in defeat.
  • To maintain a high standard of behaviour and conduct and to wear the Cheerleaders uniform with pride by being a role model.
  • To represent the school at all major events during the term of office.
  • To liaise with school management and liaison teachers.


  • To represent the school at all home games and cultural activities as well as at all major school events during the year.
  • To promote school spirit in the school.
  • To act responsibly with or without the cheerleading uniform.
  • To liaise and work co-operatively with the Rhenish staff, other leaders within the school and the whole school.

Qualities Required

  • School loyalty, discretion and integrity.
  • Leadership, responsibility and accountability.
  • Initiative, the ability to delegate and to work as part of a team.
  • The ability to see tasks through to completion.
  • A concern for the welfare of others.
  • A demonstrated interest and involvement in school life.
  • Humility and the ability to put the school above self.
  • Good school attendance.
  • Patience and the ability to negotiate with both teachers and peers.
  • Diplomacy.


Election Process

  • Any learner who is not a member of the LC, a Mentor or a member of the Matric Committee is eligible to apply to serve as a Cheerleader in her Grade 12 year.
  • A learner can be excluded from being considered for nomination at the discretion of the Principal if:
    • She has been in detention more than once during her Grade 11 year.
    • She has not contributed to the school extramurally in some capacity during her Grade 11 year.
    • She does not achieve a 55% aggregate or above throughout her Senior Phase. In addition, in Grade 11, there may be no subject failures and /or  two or more subjects below 40%.
    • Interested learners must apply in writing. Application forms will be available from liaison teachers.
    • Voting will take place by the Grade 11s during an assigned registration period and 8 learners will serve as Cheerleaders in their Grade 12 year.

Note: In order to spread leadership opportunities, a cheerleader may not serve on the Matric Committee in her final year.

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