NCA High School
National Championship

Feb 1-2, 2020

2020 Championship Information

Event Coverage

View Updated Schedules, Results and Features:
Event Coverage

Watch LIVE on VarsityTV:
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Championship Information

NCA High School Nationals:
February 1-2, 2020
Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Dallas, Texas

2020 Championship Information:
Includes pricing, housing and other important details.

  • An NFHS Credential from a 2019 Varsity Spirit Camp is required to attend a Varsity Spirit National Championship.
  • California teams competing under CIF rules click here.
  • NCA requires each team to have one coach with current USA Cheer/AACCA Certification click here to learn more.


  • Tickets will be general admission.
  • The cost of admission is $20.00 per day.
  • You may purchase a two-day pass for $35.00 prior to the event online through Eventbrite, on site during registration or on prelims/finals day at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center.
  • NOTE: If purchasing through Eventbrite, service fees will apply.


2020 NCA High School Nationals Performance Order:
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Spectators have the option to purchase their tickets online prior to arrival.  Once ticket is purchased, they will receive an email with a barcode which will be used on site to redeem their event wristband.  Please note this is an option, and not required. You may still purchase tickets on site during the event.

Purchase Tickets

Join the BAND

BAND is the official group communication app for Varsity Spirit. This is where we will be communicating all important updates, changes and reminders leading up to the event as well as throughout the competition.

Join the BAND

NCA Scholarship

Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2020 NCA Scholarship. This scholarship will be recognizing senior high school cheerleaders that demonstrate exemplary character, academic excellence and athletic achievement. Please note the following important dates:

  • January 27, 2020 – Finalists Announced
  • February 1-2, 2020 – Recipients Announced at Nationals

Rules, Scoring, and Divisions

2020 Rules, Scoring and Divisions:

Video Qualification

2020 Video Qualification Form:

Required Forms

2020 Required Forms:

Housing Information

Book Housing in Dallas:
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2020 Housing Requirements FAQ:

For questions about housing, please contact Connections Housing at 855.404.2433. For team blocks of 10+ rooms, please contact Lorra at Connections Housing at

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Press Release

Download the Press Releases below, fill them out with your team information, then send to your local newspaper!

Were you nominated for a Go Be Great Award at NCA Nationals? Download the Go Be Great Press Release to tell your community about your recognition!


2021 NCA High School Nationals Registration Coming Soon!

2019 Championship Information

2019 Results, Routine Videos, and Articles

2019 Information Packet:

2019 Championship Coverage – includes results, routine videos, and articles:

Wall of Fame

Wall of Fame

Traditional Divisions Wall of Fame:

Game Day Division Wall of Fame:

Go Be Great Wall of Fame:

Photo Gallery

Video Gallery

NCA & NDA: College Game Day

Step off the sidelines and into the spotlight at the NCA & NDA Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championship

Dec. 4, 2018