Quick Reference for Team Parents

Team Absences and/or early dismissal/late arrivals

Team absences should only be for illness or conflicts that absolutely cannot be avoided. Remember, make-ups are only allowed (and required) during a "meet week".

Please report all absences by emailing Katelyn Giesey at katelynhga@gmail.com Be sure to include the following:

  • gymnast's name and date of absence in the subject line

  • reason for absence:

    • illness (provide details)​ * If illness, include Ronda (rondalmills@hotmail.com) in the email.*

    • school work

    • school/family/religious function

    • injury

    • other (provide some detail)


It is vital that you check your email or parent portal daily for communication from the gym. (remember that all emails from HGA will also be available in your parent portal.

Key Staff Emails:

Shannon Hunt/Owner/Optional Director (L7-10): shannonhunt1012@gmail.com

Katelyn Giesey/Compulsory Director (Mini/Rock/Mega starz and L3-6):  katelynhga@gmail.com

Dana Withers/Xcel Manager: dana.baker81073@gmail.com

Ronda Mills/Covid contact/Team Manager: email her all team absences due to ILLNESS: rondalmills@gmail.com