NICHOLE SCHUMANN - HEAD & VARSITY COACH

My name is Samantha Turpen and I am a student at Saint Mary's College of California majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

I am a Clayton Valley Charter alumni. As a student at Clayton Valley, I was in ASB, I was a captain of the Varsity cheer team, and I was also the yearbook editor.

I have been cheering for 15 years and in April, 2017, I competed in the Cheerleading Worlds. Last year was my first year coaching the JV team. I currently work at Cheergyms.com in Concord and spend my summers as a part of the United Spirit Association. 

SARENA LETTS - FRESHMAN COACH

My name is Nichole Schumann and I am a Clayton Valley High School Alumni  and was part of the cheerleading program, ASB Rally Commissioner, & Co-Captain of BLUE CREW) 

I have been Coaching Cheer 15 years/seasons, 
Currently Competition Coordinator & Choreographer for Clayton Valley Athletic Association Jr Eagles program. (Levels 1-3). 4 time National Champions Coach, Grand Champion 2017 and High Point at Jamz Nationals 2016 with Clayton Valley Jr Eagles.

This is my second season as Head Coach of the Clayton Valley Charter High School Cheer Program. I am extremely creative and love the challenge of choreography and team building. It is a honor to give back to a program I loved so much growing up. I am excited for this upcoming season!

ZOE WILSON - FRESHMAN COACH

Hello! My name is Sarena Letts and I am a 2017 graduate of Clayton Valley. During my four years at CV, I was a part of the Public Service Academy and the cheer team. I have also been a cheerleader for other programs such as Clayton Valley Falcon and East Bay Sports Academy. This will be my third season as a coach and my first as a coach for the high school!

I am myself a JAMZ 2015 National Champion and have coached alongside Nichole and Zoe in coaching Soar from CVAA. We have watched them take home Nationals Jackets the past two years in both show cheer and performance cheer. I am so excited to start the 2017-2018 season and to coach the freshmen team along with my partner Zoe. It's going to be such a great season, can't wait to see you soon!

2017-2018 SIDELINE COACHES

CLAYTON VALLEY CHEER

A private Club program that provides Spirit and Entertainment 

Hello! My name is Zoe Wilson, and I am a 2017 graduate from Clayton Valley Charter High School. During my four years at Clayton valley I have been apart of the sideline, competition, and stunt team. I have also been apart of the yearbook staff, and was an editor this past year.    I have also cheered in other programs like east bay all stars, and CVAA. 

I have been coaching along side Nichole for three years, and this is now my second year of working with Sarena. This past year our team Soar from CVAA took home two first place nationals titles. This is going to be my first year coaching high school, and I am very excited for the season this start. I'm looking forward to getting to know all the girls, and having a great season. 

SAMANTHA TURPEN - ASSISTANT & JV COACH

P.O. BOX 49

CLAYTON, CA  94517

​cheer@claytonvalleycheer.com