Junior Program

OUR JUNIOR PROGRAM IS DESIGNED FOR CHILDREN IN GRADE SCHOOL (AGES 4 TO 10) AND FOCUSES PRIMARILY ON THE FOUNDATION OF CLASSICAL BALLET. IN ADDITION, STUDENTS ARE INTRODUCED TO CONTEMPORARY DANCE AND BUILDING COMFORT AND CONFIDENCE IN FLOOR WORK, IMPROVISATION, AND CONTACT IMPROVISATION.

** Ballet Grades correspond with school grade levels. Movement up or down a grade level is at the discretion of the teacher.

PRIMARY

Primary ballet is for young dancers (enrolled in Kindergarten) who are new to ballet. Children in this grade will dance once a week for 45 minutes. Primary 1 is for children in morning Kindergarten and Primary 2 is for those who are in school in the afternoon.

Training days are as follows:

Primary 1: Monday - 1:30 - 2:15
Primary 2: Tuesday - 10:00 - 10:45

GRADE one

Students enrolled in this grade receive the following classes (per week):

  • Ballet

Training days are Thursday and Saturday

GRADE two

Students enrolled in this grade receive the following classes (per week):

  • Ballet
  • Contemporary

Training days are Tuesday and Thursday

GRADE three/four

This combined grade includes students who are enrolled in grades 3 and 4 in school. This grade will receive the following classes (per week):

  • Ballet
  • Contemporary
  • Character

Training days are Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday

Classes will not exceed 15 students