class descriptions



Creative Movement, 3 yrs (45 minutes)

A child’s first experience with dance. A fun class using simple direction and props to encourage freedom of expression. Children must be potty trained-no diapers or pull-ups permitted.
*Must be 3 by September 30th.


Creative Movement, 4 yrs (45 minutes)

A child’s first experience with dance. A fun class using simple direction and props to encourage freedom of expression.
*Children must be potty trained-no diapers or pull-ups permitted.

Primary Ballet, Grade K (45 minutes)
This class provides an introduction to the structure of a traditional class.

Ballet I, Grade 1 (60 minutes)
A full length, traditionally structured class.

Ballet II, Grade 2 (60 minutes)

A full length, traditionally structured class.

Ballet III, Grade 3 (60 minutes)
Extended training of classical ballet.
**Student must also enroll in Pre-pointe III

Ballet IV, Grade 4 (60 minutes)

Extended training of classical ballet.
**Student must enroll in Pre-pointe IV and Variations Beginning

Ballet V, Grade 5 (60 minutes)

Extended training of classical ballet.
**Student must enroll in Pre-pointe V and Variations Beginning

Ballet Jr. II, Grade 6 & 7 (60 minutes)

Extended training of classical ballet.
**Student must enroll in either Pointe Jr. II-A(Grade 6) or Pointe Jr. II-B(Grade 7) and Variations Jr. II

Ballet Jr. Company, Grade 7-9 (60 minutes)
A more comprehensive and rigorous class. Students are expected to have extensive knowledge of ballet and perform at a high level of technique.
**Student must enroll in Pointe Jr. Company, Variations Jr. Company, and Ballet Tech. Jr. Company

Ballet Sr. Company, Grade 10-12 (60 minutes)

Our highest level of ballet training. Students are expected to have extensive knowledge of ballet and the ability to execute movement with expertise. Dancers are challenged physically as well as mentally.
**Student must enroll in Pointe Sr. Company, Variations Jr. Company, and Ballet Tech. Sr. Company

Ballet Intensive Jr IIB, Grade 7 (60 minutes)
For the more serious ballet student, this class is designed to help passionate and qualified dancers develop their technique in a detail-oriented environment.


Ballet Intensive Jr Co, Grade 7-9 (60 minutes)

For the more serious ballet student, this class is designed to help passionate and qualified dancers develop their technique in a detail-oriented environment.

 

Ballet Intensive Sr Co, Grade 8-12 (60 minutes)
For the more serious ballet student, this class is designed to help passionate and qualified dancers develop their technique in a detail-oriented environment.


Ballet Tech Jr. Company, Grade 7-9 (60 minutes)
A class that focuses solely on ballet technique for the duration of the year. There is no recital piece for this class.
**Student must enroll in Ballet Jr. Company

Ballet Tech Sr. Company, Grade 10-12 (60 minutes)
A class that focuses solely on ballet technique for the duration of the year. There is no recital piece for this class.
**Student must enroll in Ballet Sr. Company


Variations Beginning, Grade 4 & 5 
(60 minutes)

Additional ballet technique class where students draw upon previous knowledge to put steps together.

**Student must enroll in Ballet IV or V and Pre-Pointe IV or V 


2017-2018 class schedule is available here (rev. 6.21.17)

2017-2018 registration form is available here

link to Spring Recital 2017 photos by clicking here a huge thank you to kerry long for her beautiful photos, as always!!

recital 2017 DVD order form can be downloaded here

link to Alice 2017 photos by clicking here and thank you to kerry long for her beautiful photos

summer dance 2017 information is posted here

Nutcracker 2016 full length movie is on the academy blog here 

link to Nutcracker 2016 photos by clicking here and thank you to kerry long for her beautiful photos

2016 - 2017 dress code can be found by clicking here