JULY 2017

2017-18 Academic Term Schedule
Online Registration Now Available

It's that exciting time of summer, time to register online for classes for the 2017-18 Academic Term. We have wonderful things going on this season and we can't wait to see you join us. Classes begin Monday, August 14.

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Class Recommendations
Delivered This Week

A personal class recommendation will be sent via email over the next few days to all of our current families. Look for it in your inbox and contact Alyssa with any questions you may have. 

Free Sample Classes
July 31, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Bring your child and invite their friends to come try a FREE sample dance class on Monday, July 31. No experience necessary. Dancewear and shoes are not required. Available classes are listed below. Email Alyssa to register to attend.

4:30-5 p.m. -- Tiny Tot Ballet (Ages 18 mos. - 3)
5-5:30 p.m. -- Discover Dance Tap/Ballet (Ages 3-5)
5:30-6:30 p.m. -- Elementary/Intermediate Combo Tap/Jazz/Ballet (Ages K-4)

Registration & Open House
July 31, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Our Open House and Registration will be held July 31 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. During that time, new and/or returning families are invited to tour the studio, ask questions and register for classes with Alyssa. If you've already registered online, it is not necessary to attend the Open House; however, you're welcome to visit if you'd like.

Dancewear & Shoes
Dress Code
Below is a list of the items you should wear/purchase for your first day of class. These items include a leotard of your choice, tights and shoes and can all be purchased at Kinney Dancewear. 

To finish off the uniform, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary and Tumbling students in the Elementary, Intermediate and Teen divisions will be required to purchase a pair of boy-cut shorts. Information about where and when to purchase the shorts is forthcoming. Sizers will be available for fittings. 

2017-18 Calendar
Important Dates & Upcoming Events


July 10: Online Registration begins for 2017-18 Academic Term

July 31: Free Sample Classes (4:30-6:30 p.m.)

July 31: Registration & Open House (4:30-6:30 p.m.)

August 14: First Day of Academic Term classes

September 4: Labor Day, Studio Closed - No Classes

October 16-19: Fall Break, Studio Closed - No Classes

October 23-26: Parent Observation Week (Halloween Dress-Up)

November 13-16: Costume Carnival (Fittings, Payment Due)

November 22-26: Thanksgiving, Studio Closed - No Classes

December 13-19: Parent Observation Week

December 19: Last day before Holiday Break

December 20 (Wed) - January 2 (Tues): Holiday Break, Studio Closed - No Classes

January 3 (Wed): First day back after Holiday Break

January 15: MLK Jr. Day, Studio Open - Classes as usual

February 19: Presidents Day, Studio Open - Classes as usual

March 5-8: Parent Observation Week

March 30 (Fri)-April 8 (Sun): Spring Break, Studio Closed - No Classes

May TBA: 2018-19 Tiny Talent Informational Meeting (Intent to participate form due May TBA)

May TBA: 2018-19 Performing Troupe Informational Meeting (Intent to participate form due May TBA)

May 28: Memorial Day, Studio Closed - No Classes

May 29 (Tues)-June 4 (Mon): Bring-A-Friend / Awards Week

June 4: Last day of Academic Term classes

June 5-6: Student Production Pictures at GSTC

June 7: Dress Rehearsal at NHS (Tiny Tot, Discover Dance & Elementary Classes) - 5:15 p.m. arrival / 6 p.m. start

June 8: Dress Rehearsal at NHS (Intermediate, Pre-Teen, Teen & Advanced Classes) - 5:15 p.m. arrival / 6 p.m. start

June 9: Student Productions (Noon, 4p.m., 7 p.m.)

June 11-15: GSTC Stummer Camp (9 a.m.-4 p.m. / Grades K-12) / Required for students auditioning for the 2018-19 Performing Troupe)