School Aged Children
KINDERGARTEN AND FIRST GRADE
Level 4: Combination class of Ballet, Tap, and Basic Tumbling. Dancers will continue their education of pre-ballet technique, basic tumbling skills essential to dance, and beginning tap rhythm and technique. This is a one hour class and is recommended once a week. This class is recommended for kindergarten through first graders.
SECOND AND THIRD GRADE
Level 5: At this level dancers begin focusing on beginning ballet technique including beginning classical ballet terminology, posture, and body alignment. Dancers will gain a deeper understand of tap rhythm, technique, as well as learn time-steps. Dancers also begin learning beginning jazz technique. This class will also do tumbling once-a-month to maintain flexibility and acrobatic skills needed for dance. This class is for 2nd grade and 3rd graders and one class a week is recommended.
HipHop: ages 6+ Dancers in this class learn fun and sassy routines while working on hiphop technique such intricate footwork and staying low to the ground. This class features the latest hiphop dance moves and hit music. Dancers love this upbeat cardio dance class and parents love that it is always appropriate!
FOURTH, FIFTH, AND SIXTH GRADE
Level 6: At this level classes are no longer combined type to allow dancers to fully focus on the dance style during that class. Designed to build muscle strength, conditioning, and increase body awareness. Dance technique and terminology will go more in depth in this level.
Ballet posture and body alignment become the focus at this level, as well as increasing movement vocabulary. Level 6 also offers a tap and musical theater class which will focus of continuing tap rhythm and technique as well as improve showmanship and performance through musical theater dance.
Level 6 dancers are recommended to take 3 class a week to gain the most progress.