Once a Week Ballet Classes
Ballet Classes From Age 2
In the Children’s Division, students are taught the foundations of Classical Ballet while encouraging self-confidence, focus, and self esteem in a Christian environment. The instructors at Turning Pointe wish to enhance your dancer’s love of our Lord while encouraging your dancer to reach their highest potential. These classes are open to all students and hope to promote creativity, discipline, and spirituality.
Priority Registration for current Turning Pointe Families opens May 1
Registration for new Turning Pointe Families opens June 1
All classes run for the 34 week school year unless otherwise noted
Toddler and Preschool Classes
Storytime Ballet is for students who are two years old by the first day of class. Students practice listening skills during the brief story time, then use motor skills during the story-themed dance and movement activities. Parents may sit in the studio if necessary, although most choose to watch through the glass window. Storytime Ballet students have an informal studio performance at the end of each 8 week session. Cost is $85.00 for 8 week session (Paid in full. No refunds). Maximum class size 10.
Storytime Ballet Sessions:
Fall: September 29th – November 17th
Winter: January 5th – March 2nd
Spring: March 9th – May 4th
Preschool Ballet and Preschool Ballet/Tap are introductory dance classes for students who are three years old by the first day of class. Classes focus on pre-ballet motor movement and ballet fundamentals with an introduction to class etiquette while in a supportive and fun environment. Classes run the for school year. Parents may watch through a glass window and also have two Observation Weeks per year to sit in the studio and watch students take class. Dancers do an informal, in-studio performance at Christmas and perform in the End Of Year Showcase. Maximum class size 10
Classes for Kindergarten - Age 7
Kinder Ballet and Kinder Ballet/Tap are for students attending Kindergarten. No experience needed.
Children’s Ballet 1 is for six and seven year olds. No experience needed.
Children’s Ballet 2 is for seven year olds with previous year ballet experience by placement.
Classes focus on ballet (and Tap for Kinder Ballet/Tap) fundamentals along with class etiquette and self discipline while in a supportive and fun environment. Dancers do an informal, in-studio performance at Christmas and perform in the End of Year Showcase. Classes run through the school year. Maximum class size is 12.
Classes for Home School Ages 6-18
Middle School/High School Home School Ballet is for students in middle school or high school with little or no ballet experience. Maximum class size is 15.
Classes are multi-age introductory ballet classes which focus on ballet fundamentals along with class etiquette and self discipline while in a supportive and fun environment. Classes run through the school year. Dancers do an informal, in-studio performance at Christmas and perform in the End of Year Showcase.