Coach's Service Award
MDTA will honor Head Coaches and Assistant Coaches with Certificates or plaques for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years of service to a public or private school dance team in the state of Missouri. Those coaches who have achieved 25 years of service and beyond, in increments of 5 years, will receive special awards and recognition.
Service years do not include time directing a dance school team.
MDTA presents the Academic All-State Award to dance team members in recognition of their excellence in the classroom as well as in dance performance and competition. Individuals are selected for this award are in in grades 10 through 12 with a grade of 3.5 or above will be recognized. Individual certificates will be presented to qualifying dancers. Dancers who received a 4.0 GPA will also receive a medal.
The team in each class with the highest TEAM GPA will receive a plaque.