Class Schedule

2022 - 2023 School Year

L'Ecole de Danse

Registration:

Registration fee: $15.00 (waived if registration is received before the
first day of class.)


Tuition is listed in class description. Rates are per semester.


Classes limited to a maximum of 12 students


Fall Semester: September 6 – January 28
Spring Semester: January 30 – June 3

100 Let’s Dance
This class offers an introduction to the dance classroom through the use of movement to familiar nursery rhymes and songs.

Ages 2½ to 3½  Limited to 8 students
First Semester: Sept 11 – Nov 20, 2022
Second Semester: February 4 – April 22, 2023
Section 01: Saturdays 9:30 - 10:15 AM
Tuition: $187

101 Creative Movement
This introduction to dance emphasizes body awareness and use of the imagination through exercises and movement to various styles of music. In the second semester, simple barre exercises will be introduced.

Ages 4 to 5½  Must be 4 by September 1
Section 01: Wednesdays 4:15 – 5:00 PM
Section 02: Saturdays 10:30 - 11:15 AM
Tuition: $306

201 Beginning Ballet I
In this introduction to classical ballet, with an emphasis on body placement, students will be taught basic barre and centre exercises. No previous training is required.
Ages 6 to 9
Section 01: Mondays 4:15 – 5:15 PM
Tuition: $324

202 Beginning Ballet I/II
This bi-level class is designed for students entering ballet and for those with one year of previous ballet training. It places an emphasis on body placement and strengthening of the core through basic barre and centre exercises.
Ages 6 to 9
Section 01: Saturdays 11:30 - 12:30 PM
Tuition: $324


203 Beginning Ballet II/III
Ballet class for students who have completed Ballet I or Ballet I/II and an introduction to ballet for those entering third through fifth grade.

Ages 7 to 10
Section 01: Thursdays 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Tuition: $324


204 Beginning Ballet IV
Students receive instruction in barre and centre work of increasing technical difficulty with an introduction to batteries and pirouettes. Requires 2 - 4 years of previous ballet training.
Ages 9 to 12
Section 01: Thursdays 5:40 – 6:50 PM
Tuition: $342

301 Intermediate Ballet I
In this sequel to Ballet IV female students 11 or older may begin pointe work by permission of instructor. Those qualified to take pointe must be enrolled in at least two 75 minute ballet classes per week.

Ages 10+
Class meets twice a week:
Section 01: Mondays and Wednesdays 5:30 - 6:45 PM
Tuition: $684



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302 Intermediate Ballet II
This class continues with enchainements of increasing length and complexity and pointe work of increasing technical difficulty. Students wishing to continue with their pointe work must be enrolled in at least two 75 minute ballet classes per week.

Ages 12+
Class meets twice a week:
Section 01: Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00 - 8:15 PM
Tuition: $684

303 Advanced Ballet
Advanced pointe technique for the serious student. Requires a
minimum of 6 years of classical training and a proficiency in
pointe work. In addition, attendance at extra rehearsals is
expected of all students. Ages 14+
Class meets twice a week:
Section 01: Mondays and Wednesdays 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Tuition: $684

701 Beginning Lyrical
An expansion of beginning ballet technique, this beginner class is movement danced to contemporary music with lyrics. 

Requires one or more years of ballet training.  For ages 8+
Section 01: Tuesdays 4:30 – 5:30 PM
Tuition: $324 (lyrical only) OR $306 (with simultaneous enrollment in Beginning Ballet II or above)

702 Intermediate Lyrical
An expansion of dance vocabulary learned in Beginning Lyrical for students enrolled in Intermediate Ballet I or II.
Section 01: Tuesdays 5:45 - 6:45 PM
Tuition: $306 (requires simultaneous enrollment in
Intermediate Ballet I or II)

703 Advanced Lyrical
An expansion of dance vocabulary learned in Intermediate Lyrical for students enrolled in Advanced Ballet.
Section 01: Fridays 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Tuition: $306 (requires simultaneous enrollment in
Advanced Ballet)

Dress Code:
Creative Movement

  • Girls: Soft pink or black leotard with ballet pink tights and pink ballet shoes.
  • Boys: White T-shirt, black tights or sweat pants, black or white ballet shoes.

Ballet

  • Girls: Black leotard with ballet pink tights and leather or canvas ballet shoes, no synthetic materials. No skirts, hair secured in a bun.
  • Boys: White T-shirt, black tights, dance belt, black or white leather or canvas ballet shoes.

Lyrical

  • Girls: Solid color leotard, tan or ballet pink tights, tan lyrical shoes or pink ballet shoes.
  • Boys: Solid color T-shirt, black tights, bike shorts or jazz pants, dance belt, black jazz shoes or black ballet shoes.


Refund Policy: A $20 administrative fee is deducted from all tuition refunds. Tuition refund requests due to withdrawal from a class must be made in writing before the sixth week of a semester.


Tuition refunds are as follows:
      If a student withdraws before classes begin:
      Full tuition less a $20 administrative fee may be issued.


      If a student withdraws within the first six weeks:
      A two-thirds tuition refund less a $20 administrative fee may be          issued.


      After six weeks of classes, no refund will be given.