The Minnetonka High School Skipperettes Competition Dance Team is a competitive winter sport and is registered with the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL). The Skipperettes perform and compete in high kick and jazz at Lake Conference meets, weekend invitational tournaments and our sections meet. If the team qualifies, we will dance at the MSHSL Dance Team Tournament at the Target Center in February.


Competition Dance tryouts are April 26-30th 3:30-6:00 PM at MHS! 

A pre-tryout Informational meeting is scheduled for April 14 via Zoom. Sign up below for details!

Register for tryouts here 

Practices and Competitions

Competition Dance begins in October and wraps up in February. During the school year, all teams practice Monday-Friday, 3:30-6 p.m. and Saturday mornings at MHS. 

master SCHEDULE 


One time annual Activities Fee ($75) + team participation fee + uniform fee. 

Eligibility requirements

Dancers must be enrolled in grades 7–12 in the fall and meet the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) and Minnetonka School District eligibility requirements.

Team size

25 – 50 dancers.


Lettering requirements are determined by the head coach.

Student leadership

Captains are elected by the team and approved by the coaches. The number of captains selected each year will vary from three to five, depending on size of team and leadership needs for the season.

Skipperettes 20-21 Group Photo


Congratulations Layla Julien, Katy Lauerman and Katie Lesmeister on being selected as captains for the 2021-22 school year!


Varsity Head Coach:
Andrea Wentzel
(952) 217-3096

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