Shining Stars

Shining Stars Preschool Gymnastics

Shining Stars

  • Weekly Progress Updates
  • Coaches That Care
  • Builds Confidence & Self Esteem
  • Teaches Courage & Overcoming Fears
  • Enhances Small and Large Muscle Development

This is a 50-minute class designed to help your child advance their basic skills on all events: Floor, Beam, Bars, and Vault. Listening skills will be tested, as your child is learning more advanced skills. This is a Co-Ed class.

Class Content

Stretching

10 minutes

Floor

15 minutes

Trampolines

10 minutes

Bars/Beams

15 minutes

Open Classes

Day(s):

Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Wednesday 5:45pm - 6:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Mackenzie Jarvis

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Tuesday 5:45pm - 6:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Paige DeRuiter

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 9:00am - 9:50am

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Bella Jarvis

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 1:00pm - 1:50pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Bella Jarvis

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 11:00am - 11:50am

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 6:45pm - 7:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Kaitlin Korich

Instructor


Shining Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Tuesday 6:45pm - 7:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Brooklyn Tocco

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Friday 4:45pm - 5:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Shining Stars Preschool & Recreational Director
Jesse Mercado

Instructor


Shining Stars

Madison Heights

Thursday 4:45pm - 5:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Lexie Kopas

Instructor


Shining Stars

Madison Heights

Thursday 5:45pm - 6:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Lexie Kopas

Instructor


Shining Stars

Madison Heights

Saturday 10:00am - 10:50am

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Isabella Guy

Instructor


Shining Stars

Madison Heights

Saturday 1:00pm - 1:50pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Isabella Guy

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 10:00am - 10:50am

Status: Waitlist only


Shining Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Tuesday 4:45pm - 5:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Paige DeRuiter

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Friday 5:45pm - 6:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Lexie Kopas

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Wednesday 6:45pm - 7:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Anna Keyorkgy

Instructor


Shining Stars Coach
Franceska Ivezaj

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Monday 6:45pm - 7:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Bella Jarvis

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Sunday 3:30pm - 4:20pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Lexie Kopas

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Wednesday 4:45pm - 5:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Mackenzie Jarvis

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Thursday 6:45pm - 7:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Brooklyn Tocco

Instructor


Shining Stars

Madison Heights

Monday 4:45pm - 5:35pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Audrey Jett

Instructor


Shining Stars

Sterling Heights

Saturday 12:00pm - 12:50pm

Status: OPEN


Shining Stars Coach
Halley Capizzo

Instructor


Shining Stars Coach
Mackenzie Jarvis

Instructor



Course Instructors

Girls Team Coach Gymnastics

Alexis Misany

Girls Team Coach

I have been a gymnast my entire life, and I was a competitive gymnast at SGA. This is my first year coaching and I love it! I want to be a child psychologist when I grow up. My favorite quote: "Laughter is timeless, Imagination has no age and dreams are forever."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Watch the kids have fun and love gymnastics

Coach Gymnastics

Anna Keyorkgy

Coach

I was a gymnast for 7 years and absolutely love this sport. I also have experience with soccer and volleyball. Sports are vital to a child's growth and I want to be part of that process. Favorite Quote: "You never fail until you stop trying." My favorite book is pride and prejudice I love reading! I want to be a neurosurgeon when I grow up.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with kids and seeing them grow as people

Coach Gymnastics

Audrey Jett

Coach

I have a cheerleading background. I want to be a veterinarian and have a pet bunny named Sawyer. I absolutely love coaching gymnastics and can’t wait to meet you!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Bars

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with children, interacting with them and seeing them learn new skills.

Coach Gymnastics

Bella Jarvis

Coach

I have 10 years experience as a gymnast. I love the sport and cant wait to coach your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with children

Coach Gymnastics

Brooklyn Tocco

Coach

I have 2 years experience as a gymnast, along with experience in a variety of other sports such as Soccer, Cheer, & Dance. I love to stay active and look forward to coaching here at SGA!

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

"I like working with kids and they have great energy."

Coach Gymnastics

Elizabeth Stinson

Coach

I have 13 years of gymnastic experience along with all star cheer for 6 years, dance for 3 years and softball for 4 years. I look forward to sharing my love of sports with each student. My favorite quote is "The struggle is party of your story."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Helping younger kids

Coach Gymnastics

Franceska Ivezaj

Coach

I have 3 years experience as a gymnast and I look forward to working with your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

I love helping kids

Coach Gymnastics

Halley Capizzo

Coach

I have 10 years as a gymnast, 2 years cheerleading and 5+ years as a competitive dancer. My specialty is Favorite Quote: "Home is where the heart is"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

To help kids expand their gymnastics skills

Coach Gymnastics

Isabella Guy

Coach

I have been a dancer for 11 years. When I grow up I want to be a nurse anesthetist. In my free time I like to paint, read, and play with my hedgehogs. Favorite Quote: "Keep trying until you succeed."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

I love coaching because I enjoy being able to work with kids!

Coach Gymnastics

Jenna Kakos

Coach

I have 10 years experience as a gymnast,. I love this sport and cant wait to convey my love of this sport to each and every child! I can't wait to meet you and your child. Favorite Quote: 'Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

I love seeing kids get skills they've been working on and doing better in gymnastics.

Preschool & Recreational Director Gymnastics

Jesse Mercado

Preschool & Recreational Director

I have over 30 years experience as a gymnast and 20+ years coaching gymnastics. I look forward to positivity influencing each and every gymnast! Favorite Quote "You've got all it takes, but it will take everything you got"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

You personally affect the life, path, and attitude of a child. That is an amazing responsibility.

Coach Gymnastics

Kaitlin Korich

Coach

I’ve always loved being active, my love of gymnastics started when I became an all-star cheerleader. I would always help my younger sister with her gymnastics and I loved seeing her learn something new. I love working with kids and seeing them excited when they learn new skills.I look forward to meeting you and coaching your children.

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor Exercise

Reason for Coaching:

I love working with kids and helping them to stay active and learn new skills.

Coach Gymnastics

Kamren Howland

Coach

Reason for Coaching:

I love watching kids grow as athletes, and giving them a chance to be themselves.

coach Gymnastics

Kensington Pitonyak

coach

Favorite Quote "Don't count the days, make the days count"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Enjoys working with and teaching children.

Coach Gymnastics

Kylie Cordle

Coach

I have over 7 years experience in Cheer and Tumbling, I am a junior cheer coach as well. I love working with children! Favorite Quote "Remember some things have to end for better things to come."

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

"Seeing the smile on kids faces when they are having fun"

Coach Gymnastics

Lexie Kopas

Coach

Competitive Dance experience for 14 years & assistant dance instructor & party princess. Favorite Quote "Peace will win and fear will lose"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

"To help kids improve and have fun."

Coach Gymnastics

Lexington DiMichele

Coach

Reason for Coaching:

I want to have a positive impact on children

Coach Gymnastics

Mackenzie Jarvis

Coach

5 years gymnastics experience! I am very excited for this new adventure and the chance to make a difference for other gymnasts! Favorite Quote "One day at a time"

Coach Gymnastics

Melvina Abro

Coach

Favorite Quote "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Tumbling

Reason for Coaching:

I love to see the excitement on Kid's face when they are doing something right and having fun.

Girls Team Coach Gymnastics

Michaela Fisk

Girls Team Coach

I was a gymnast for 12 years, 6 of those 12 was competitive gymnastics! I continued doing some skill work while in college and I have been coaching for 8 1/2 years. I love to read, travel, and eat!! My favorite sport besides gymnastics is hockey! I look forward to meeting you and your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Seeing the kid’s confidence in themselves grow as they learn new things!

Coach Gymnastics

Paige DeRuiter

Coach

I have 5 years experience as a gymnast. I am a competitive swimmer for the past 6 years, along with 2 years experience in track and dance. I love being active and love to chance to role model positivity to children. Favorite Quote: "Everything happens for a reason"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

Teaching children new skills while having fun.

Coach Gymnastics

Rachel Glew

Coach

I have a degree in Chemical Engineering. I was a gymnast for 12 years. I have a background in swim, cheer, and dance. I'm from North Carolina (coastline). I love Rock Music My favorite Quote is "Keep trying, keep believing, be happy, don't get discouraged, things will work out"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

It's so exciting and rewarding when a gymnast gets a new skill they've been working so hard on!

Floor Manager Gymnastics

Riley Frazier

Floor Manager

I have been coaching at SGA for over 3 years. I played softball for 2 years and was a cheerleader for 5 years. I have siblings who currently attend SGA one of which is on our competitive team. My favorite subject in school was math and I love to read. In my spare time I love to spend time with my family and friends. I am in school earning a degree in Elementary Education. I am very excited to meet you and your child!

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

Watching the progression of the kids and building the relationships I have with them.

Coach Gymnastics

Riley Ziesmer

Coach

I have 4 years of coaching experience & 5 years experience as a gymnast. I have years of experience with additional sports such as, Varsity Sideline/competitive cheer, along with varsity track & field / club track & field. I have coached city league cheerleading, have been an assistant tumbling coach for high school cheerleading along with babysitting. Favorite Quote: "Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Vault & Floor

Reason for Coaching:

"Being there for the milestones & success of athletes, it's so exciting! Because I remember that same feeling."

Coach Gymnastics

Samantha Vires

Coach

I have experience with travel soccer. I love children and can not wait for the opportunity to contribute to your child's life in a positive way! Favorite Quote: "It always seems impossible until it's done."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Beam

Reason for Coaching:

I love having the opportunity to work with children.

Preschool and Rec Coach Gymnastics

Sammi Larson

Preschool and Rec Coach

I have 10 years of gymnastic experience, 4 of those 10 years are as a competitive gymnast. I am currently part of SGA's Girls Competitive Team. I have 2 years dance experience as well. Favorite Quote: "Live everyday like it's your last"

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

To help kids get better with gymnastics along with the chance to share my love of the sport.

Coach Gymnastics

Skyye Frailey

Coach

I have years of gymnastic experience as a child. My favorite sport/my passion is Volleyball. This is my 7th year playing & I aspire to be a professional volleyball player in the future. I love children, and love being around them! I cant wait to meet your child! Favorite Quote: "Do the right thing even when nobody's watching."

Favorite Event to Coach:

ALL

Reason for Coaching:

"I love helping people and I adore children."

Coach Gymnastics

Lindsey Ng

Coach

I have 8 years experience as a gymnast & 2 years of cheerleading experience. I am very excited to be coaching gymnastics here at SGA. Favorite Quote: " When you get tired learn to rest, not quit."

Favorite Event to Coach:

Floor

Reason for Coaching:

"I love working with kids and helping them grow."