May 2019 Newsletter
Dear Dance Family, 

The month of May will be a busy one here at South East Dance Academy as we prepare for our Spring Concert. Please note below some important information and dates that will be helpful for you to wrap up this season successfully! 
  • Saturday, May 4th - Latino Festival at Ogden Park!
WHEN : Saturday, May 4th NEW TIME: 11:15 am - 12:15 am
WHERE :  Ogden Park off Gordon Road
Behind Eaton Elementary School
Below are the groups we have selected to perform: 
***Dancers will perform in costume! Please be there by 11 am so we can line everyone up. The performance area will be located on the big football field behind the playground!

Gemstone Jazz "Yeh Yeh"
Kaylee Appleton "Just Dance"
Age 3/4 Tap "Hawaiian Roller Coaster Ride"
Middle School Hip Hop "Jai Ho"
Age 2/3 Creative Movement "Dance Little Baby"
Jewels Tap "Gypsy Kings"
Rayna Graham "Calabria"
Age 4/5 Ballet "How Far I'll Go"
K-2 Tap "Rock My World"
Adult Tap "Dance With Me"
Boys Hip Hop "Suit and Tie"
Grades 3-5 Tap "Around the World"
Adrian Jones "Crazy Little Thing Called Love"
Kara Appleton "Sassy"
Liliana Borges "No Matter Where You Are"
Sofie & Tessa Dikkers "You Have A Friend"
Alexus Harris & Kristen Winstead "Get Up Off That Thing"
Kamryn Cox "I Wanna Be Like You"
Lola Frizzelle "Sunshine Lollipops"
Peyton Johnson "Let It Be"
Sophie Johnson "Dark Eyes"

  • Sunday May 12th- Happy Mother's Day! We wish our SEDA moms a wonderful day. You are all appreciated greatly for everything that you do, not just today but everyday!

  • Tuesday, May 14th - All accounts must be paid in full by this date in order to perform in the dance concert. 

  • Friday, May 17th - Make Up Picture Day! If your dancer missed having their picture taken, do not worry! Sign up in the office and have them attend this make-up day. 4-6:30 PM. 

  • Saturday May 25th - SPRING DANCE CONCERT! 

  • Monday May 27th - Closed for Memorial Day

  • Tuesday May 28th-30th - Classes as normal - this is our LAST week of class!

  • Monday May 20th - Thursday May 23rd - Pick up concert books and tshirts. THESE ITEMS WILL BE PLACED IN YOUR MAILBOX.
Don't Forget Your Concert Flowers!
Pre-order your dancer's concert flowers online or with the office by May 17th! Roses will be in assorted colors in bouquets of 3, 6, & 12!
May's Service Society Project

Sofie and Tessa Dikkers will be collecting food items for the
Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina for their service project. Below are their most wanted food items.
Join us for Crafts, Games, Dress Up, Snack, Dancing
and So Much More!
Register online @
Congratulations to our 
Honorable Dancers!
Kara Appleton
Kaylee Appleton
Victoria Arrieta
Ariana Baginski
Arynn Baginski
Liliana Borges
Angela Bradbury
Hannah Brekhus
Sylvia Cheng
Alexys Clark
Sarah Beth Coburn
Sara Coleman
Lily Cottle-Holland
Avery Cox
Kamryn Cox
Callie Cromartie
Emma Crowley
Sofie Dikkers
Tessa Dikkers
Kiera Draffen
Myers Dumas
Moira Easton
Lindsey Faulk
Nathan Foster
Lola Frizzelle
Isabella Goodhand
Cali Gardner
Rayna Graham
Charlotte Hardee
Katie Harrell
Alexus Harris
Anna Heagle
Stella Grace Heberlein
Taylor Herring
Lexi Johnson
Peyton Johnson
Whitley Johnson
Adrian Jones
Ella Jones
Ava Jurczak
Elan Kagan
Anna Knorr
Caroline Knorr
Blakely Lawrence
Kennedy Lawrence
Reagan McAllister
Camry Miller
Rylee Miller
Meridyth Millis
Kendall Mills
Hope Mueksch
Melina Nguyen
Hayden Potter
Audrey Powers
Claire Powers
Emory Radford
Aubrey Raiford-Spears
Bryce Raley
Mia Raley
Mollie Ray
Isabella Richartz
Russell Stevens
Jasper Taper
August Tondeur
Matthew Turner
Courtney VanNote
Sydney VanNote
Macie Wild
Addison Wilson
Gavin Wilson
Hayden Wilson
Aubrie Yopp

Students With Perfect Attendance
Kara Appleton
Kaylee Appleton
Ryleigh Blackburn
Angela Bradbury
Clara Burkauskas
Danica Cerro
Alexys Clark
Anna Cate Coiro
Kamryn Cox
Virginia Currin
Myers Dumas
Bianca Englestad
Kali Fitzwater
AlyviaJo Foster
Evelyne Foxworthy
Poppy Frizzelle
Jordan Fullerton
Charlotte Hardee
Alexus Harris
Ella Hatton
Callie Hawkins
Brenda Higgins
Adalynn High
 Charleigh Howard
Vivienne Huberty
Sherry Johnson
Taylor Jones
Maddox Joyner
Elan Kagan
Olivia Kinlaw
Charlotte Locklear
Lillian McKibbon
Penelope Mehler
Camry Miller
Kendall Mills
Kendall Moore
Hope Mueksch
Melina Nguyen
Liliana Ortiz
Emory Radford
Alyssa Rodriguez-Sewer
Emery Skye Romero
Russell Stevens
K’hloe Stukes
Olivia Weber
Hayden Wilson


Sofie Dikkers Myrtle Grove Middle School Battle of the Books team won the county competition in March (against 6 other teams) and the regional competition in April (against 10 other teams). They will be heading to the state competition on May 10! We wish you the best of luck! 

Ariana Baginski was awarded an internship with Netflix this summer! Way to go Ariana, we are so proud of you!