2022-2023 Member Schools



We invite you to join the NJCDCA through one of our two membership options. Listed below are the two ways you too can become part of a strong and supportive group which seeks to serve our state cheerleading and dance community. The NJCDCA has a dedicated Executive Committee that is available to give you support and to provide information to meet your coaching needs. Regional Representatives are available to support your local needs and initiatives. 

  • Membership Invoice due date: OCTOBER  1st of the current year.

  • Membership runs September 1st -June 30th

  • Note: PO/Checks can be sent separately from the invoice in order to meet the membership deadline.

  • Venmo @NJCDCA-treasurer

Register today to take advantage of all the benefits membership offers!


Questions? Contact Pat DePalma at padepalma@aol.com

School Membership:


Each School membership includes 1 Individual Membership and 1 Complimentary Fee to be an NJCDCA Qualifying Competition!!



  • Eligibility for Graduating Seniors to apply for cheerleading scholarships

  • Eligibility for Seniors to apply for the All State Team

  • Separate notifications of activities throughout the year

  • Eligibility for the school coach to receive the Coaches Recognition Award

  • Eligibility for the school coach to be nominated for the Jayne Shalkowski "Leave a Legacy" Award

  • Eligibility for the school to receive Sportsmanship Award

  • National Federation Guidelines Rule Book

Individual Membership:


  • Discounts to the Coaches Conference & Clinics

  • Voting privileges at meetings

  • A copy of Bylaws will be sent upon request.

  • National Federation Guidelines Rules book which gives you the most current national spirit rules and procedures. 

  • Eligibility for a position on the Executive Committee, and other coaches recognition/service awards.