Pom/Dance Girls (JV)
COACH: Emily Malkowski, Head JV Pom/Dance
Superintendent: Michael Simeck
Congratulations to the JV Dance Team on their first-place finish with a top-notch pom routine at the NSC Championship, which was held at Warren High School on Friday, January 13.
Congratulations go out to the Lake Forest High School JV Dance Team, who traveled to UIC on Saturday to compete in the Universal Dance Association (UDA) Chicagoland Dance Championship for the first time and placed second in the pom division and fifth in jazz.
Congratulations to the LFHS JV Dance Team on their first-place finish in the JV 2A division at the Crystal Lake Central Invite on Sunday, December 4.
Emily Malkowski, Head JV Pom/Dance
Coach Malkowski has been Head Coach of the JV Competition Pom/Dance Team at LFHS since 2015. She has spent ten seasons working at Six Flags Great America as a featured performer, choreographer and dance captain of the shows performed in the Grand Music Hall. From 2012-13 Emily was the casting director, choreographer, featured performer and dance captain of the Lady Gaga inspired touring production, Bad Romance. This is her sixth year assistant directing The Magic of the Nutcracker with Dancenter North in Libertyville.
Coach Malkowski received her Bachelor's degree in Dance/Communication from Western Michigan University. She is an instructor, choreographer, department head, rehearsal director at Dance Center North in Libertyville, where she began her dance training at the age of eight.
2016-17 JV Girls Pom/Competitive Dance Awards