Program History

One of the oldest programs at St. Joseph Christian, cheer has been a large part of SJCS athletics since 1988.  Incorporating aspects of dance, tumbling, and cheering, SJCS cheer strives to be one of the most versatile and high quality programs in Northwest Missouri.

Coach Kim Burgess Bio

Kim Burgess has been the St. Joseph Christian HS Cheer Coach for the past six years.  Prior to 2011, she was the JH Cheer Coach for three years.   She has over 10 years of experience in dance/cheer and tumbling education.  Mrs. Burgess graduated with a BSN from Missouri Western State University and is currently working as Associate Director of a Critical Care Step Down unit at Mosaic Life Care.  Her daughters cheered at SJCS and received scholarships to continue their cheering careers at Missouri Western State University.  Her passion and commitment to SJCS cheer continues to generate top quality teams as she integrates cheer, gymnastics, and dance into her program.