RECREATIONAL BALLET FROM AGE 3


In the ballet classes of the Recreational Division – Ballet, students are taught the foundations of Classical Ballet while encouraging self-confidence, focus, and self esteem in a Christian environment.  The highly-trained instructors at Turning Pointe wish to enhance your dancer’s love of our Lord while encouraging your dancer to reach their highest potential.


All classes run for the 34 week school year

The stated price is charged monthly for 9 payments

Preschool and Kinder Ballet Classes

Preschool Ballet and Preschool Ballet/Tap are introductory dance classes for students who are 3 (and potty trained by the first day of class) and 4 years old.  Classes focus on pre-ballet motor movement and ballet fundamentals with an introduction to class etiquette while in a supportive and fun environment. Classes start with an age-appropriate devotion. Maximum class size 10.

Preschool classes run the for school year. Parents 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 they also perform in the End Of Year Showcase. (Showcase Costume and Participation fees apply.)

 

 

Kinder Ballet and Kinder Ballet/Tap are introductory dance classes for students who are 5 and 6.  Classes focus on pre-ballet motor movement and ballet fundamentals with an introduction to class etiquette while in a supportive and fun environment. No experience needed. Our carefully constructed curriculum prepares dancers for further study. Maximum class size 12.

 

Parent Observation Weeks occur in Fall and Winter. Dancers do an informal, in-studio performance at Christmas and also perform in the End of Year Showcase (Costume and Participation fees apply.)

The tuition listed below is charged monthly for 9 payments.

 

Ballet Classes Ages 6-18

Youth Ballet classes are held once-a-week and focus on ballet fundamentals along with class etiquette and self discipline while in a supportive and fun, Christian environment. Our carefully constructed curriculum prepares Youth Ballet dancers for higher level study. Classes start with an age-appropriate devotion. Classes run through the school year. Parent Observation Weeks occur in Fall and Winter. Dancers do an informal, in-studio performance at Christmas and also perform in the End of Year Showcase (Showcase Costume and Participation fees apply).

 

Youth Ballet 1 is for 6 and 7 year olds. No experience needed. 40% off if it is dancer’s second class!

 

 

Youth Ballet 2 is for 7 and 8 year olds with previous full year experience.  Parents of dancers with full-year experience please call the office to inquire about placement. 40% off if it is dancer’s second class! 

 

Students from age 8 take Training Division Level 1A. This class meets in Hudsonville once a week for 1.5 hours.  For more information please click here.

 

 

Teenagers (and Pre-teens from age 11) looking for a recreational ballet class take Teen Ballet. It meets once a week for 1 hour.

 

 

 

 

Creative Worship Group is open to all Recreational Division dancers ages 8 and older, along with dancers in Training Division Level 1A. Dancers must be taking a class at Turning Pointe – the Creative Worship Group is their second or third class.

 

The Creative Worship Group performs approximately five times/year during class time and weekends at nursing homes, churches, and in the May Showcase. Regular class dress code, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes, TPSD tee shirt any color. Group will also perform a service project. $25 monthly fee.

 

 

The tuition listed below is charged monthly for 9 payments.