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Graded Classes

Advancement is based on correct placement, skill mastery, and instructor recommendation – not by exclusively by age – which means all classes have a variety of age levels. Students spend an average of two years at each level before mastering the skills to advance.

*Modified for 2019-2020 requirements*

  • Ballet and Jazz

    • Level 1- ages 7 and up, beginner - 45 min class

    • Level 2- ages 9 and up, beginner/intermediate - 45 min class

    • Level 3- ages 11 and up, or by instructor placement, intermediate - 60 minute class

      • Pre-pointe is offered for Level 3 students and is 30 minute non-performing class

    • Level 4- ages 13 and up, or by instructor placement, intermediate/advanced - 90 minute class

    • Level 5- ages 15 and up, or by instructor placement, advanced - 90 minute class

      • Level 4/5 Pointe’ students must take a second day of ballet en pointe’

  • Contemporary and Tap

    • Level 1/2- ages 7 and up, beginner level - 30 min class

    • Level 3- ages 11 and up, intermediate - 45 min class

    • Level 4/5- Ages 13 and up, intermediate/advanced, or by instructor placement - 60 min class

      • Contemporary students must be enrolled in a corresponding ballet or jazz class

  • Hip Hop

    • Elementary Hip Hop (grades 2nd-5th) - 30 min class

    • Jr High Hip Hop (Grades 6th-8th) - 45 min class

    • High School Hip Hop (Grades 9th-12th) - 45 min class

  • Acro Dance

    • By Instructor Placement

  • Teen Classes

    • Teen Ballet - 60 min

    • Teen Jazz - 60 min

      • These classes are for the beginner/intermediate student that is not interested in the intensity of our graded program.


Click here to sign up for graded classes.