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IBW Cheer Website

For the most up-to-date information regarding cheer at IBW, check out their own website

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Mission Statement

Ida B. Wells High School Cheerleading is dedicated to building champion athletes while representing our school with enthusiasm and pride. Our tradition of success comes from a strong belief in building up the "whole" student with a focus on academics, accountability, integrity, and an athletic tradition of excellence.  As five-time State Champions and USA Nationals finalists and runner-up at USA Nationals, Ida B. Wells Cheer is proud to represent Ida B. Wells High School and our community of businesses and families that continue to make our program a huge success!

Coaching Staff

Lynsey Smith, Head Coach 
Maya Berns, Assistant Coach

Ida B. Wells Junior Cheer

Wells Junior Cheer, the official feeder program for Wells Varsity Cheer, is excited to be back on the sidelines in the fall! 

WJC is open to 3rd-8th grade students living in the Ida B Wells district.  Fill out this form to sign up for program updates 

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If you have any questions email us at or email Varsity Head Coach Lynsey