Student Youth Program

ARC Dance Student ProgramFor Youths ages 6 to 18+

Classes in Pre-Ballet, Elementary and Intermediate Ballet, Pre-Pointe, Pointe, Jazz, and/or Musical Theater

The Student Program is an after school youth program designed for dance students aged 6 through 18+ years old who wish to train for high achievement, enjoyment and possible careers in dance. With an emphasis on the  classical ballet foundation: artistry, musicality, and discipline, the program provides an intimate environment for students to expand their skills and individual creative expression.

Number of classes per week: 1 to 4+

Performance opportunity: Holiday, Spring, and year end production

Two 18–week semesters

Fall/Winter:  Sept 10 – Jan 27,  Spring: Jan 28 – June 8

 TuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Pre-Ballet
(5 to 6+ years)
4:45 - 5:30 pm 4:45 - 5:30 pm 4:45-5:30pm9:45 - 10:30 am
* Elementary 1 & 2
(7 to 8+ years)
4:45 - 5:45 pm FULL4:45 - 5:45 pm FULL9:45 - 10:45 am FULL
* Elementary 3 & 4
(8 to 10+ years)
4:45 - 5:45 pm FULL4:45 - 5:45 pm FULL12:00 - 1:00 pm FULL
* Intermediate 1
(11+ years)
5:45 - 7:00 pm5:45 - 7:00 pm4:45 - 6:00 pm10:45 - 12:00 pm
* Intermediate 2
(12+ years)
5:45 - 7:15 pm FULL5:45 - 7:15 pm FULL5:45 - 7:15 pm FULL4:45 - 6:00 pm FULL10:45 - 12:00 pm FULL
* Intermediate 3 & 4
(14+ years)
5:45 - 7:15 pm5:45 - 7:15 pm5:45 - 7:15 pm10:45 - 12:00 pm
Int 2, 3 & 4 Pointe/Variations7:15-8:15pm7:15 - 8:15 pm
Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap
(10+ years and registered
in Elementary 4)
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap
(11+ years and registered
in Intermediate 1)
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Musical Theater/Jazz/Tap/Modern
(14+ years and registered
in Intermediate 2 or higher)
12:00 - 1:00 pm

Students enrolled in the Pointe/Variations class or the Jazz class must also attend ballet class on the same day.
* Possible combined classes
(Class times and sessions are subject to change.)

Class/LevelClasses Per Week18 Week SemesterMonthly
5 payments/installments
(Processing fee included)
Pre-Ballet
(5 to 6+ years)
1$475*N/A
Elementary 1 & 2
(7 to 8+ years)
1$575*$120
Elementary 3 & 4
(8 to 10+ years)
2$775*$160
**Elementary 3 & 4
(8 to 10+ years,
no make-up classes)
3$950*$200
**Elementary 4
(10+ years,
no make-up classes)
4$1080*$225
**Intermediate 1
(11+ years)
3$1250*$260
4$1400*$290
5$1700*$350
**Intermediate 2
(12+ years)
4$1550*$340
5$1700*$350
6$2000*$420
**Intermediate 3
(14+ years)
5$1875*$380
6$2000*$420
**Intermediate 4
(15+ years)
7$2150*$450
A $30 non-refundable annual registration fee will be applied to the first session.
*Tuition increase after August 2nd
Tuition is non-refundable.
All installments are due by the 1st of each month (a $50 late fee for payments after the 10th of the month.)

** One Jazz/Modern/Musical Theater/Tap/Modern class option.

Pre-Ballet (PB):

Girls: LIGHT/POWDER BLUE leotard (CAPEZIO #CC201C child high neck tank or MIRELLA #M201C Child’s scoop front camisole), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys: White t-shirt, underwear, black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Elementary 1 & 2 (E1&2) *Required white waist belt:

Girls: ROYAL BLUE leotard (BLOCH #CL5607/5407 or MIRELLA #M201C/ #M201L camisole leotard) with waist belt (RAINDANCE hip alignment belt white 1/2′′ #60S), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys Level 1 or Elementary 1 & 2 (E1&2) – White t-shirt, underwear, black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long Sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Elementary 3 & 4 (E3&4) * Required Pastel Blue skirt:

Girls: ROYAL BLUE leotard (BLOCH #CL5607/5407  or MIRELLA #M201C/#M201L camisole leotard) with skirt (BLOCH Girls Basic Georgette Mock Wrap Skirt Pastel Blue color #CR5110), pink footed tights and pink leather ballet slippers.

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or SKY BLUE (THEATRICALS #TH5514C/EUROTARD #72523C) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys Level 2 or Elementary 3 & 4 (E3&4) – White t-shirt, full seat dance belt (MARIIA #ME820C Boys “Lucas” dance belt or BALTOGS #28 full seat dance belt), black leggings, white socks, black leather ballet shoes.

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 1 *Required white waist belt:

Girls: LAVENDER/IRIS/LILAC leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or CL5607/5407 or MIRELLA #M201C/#M201L camisole leotard) with waist belt (Theatricals Double Platinum Adjustable Dance Alignment Belt 3/4” wide #TH102), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys: White t-shirt, dance belt (WEAR MOI #WM131C boys thong back dance belt) or full seat dance belt (BALTOGS #28 Full seat dance belt / MARIIA #ME820C boys “Lucas” dance belt) black leggings or black footless tights, white socks, black leather ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 2 *Required white waist belt:

Girls: AUBERGINE leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 Adult essential camisole leotard) with waist belt (Theatricals Double Platinum Adjustable Dance Alignment Belt 3/4” wide #TH102), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys/Men: White t-shirt, dance belt (WEAR MOI boys thong back dance belt WM131C/WM131) black footless tights, white socks, black leather ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 3:

Ladies: BURGUNDY leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or MIRELLA #M201L camisole leotard), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys/Men: White t-shirt, nude dance belt (WEAR MOI #WM131C/#WM131 boys thong back dance belt ) GRAY footless tights( WEAR MOI #WM124 Mens “Hamada” Footless Tights) white socks, white leather/canvas ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Intermediate 4:

Ladies: RED/GARNET leotard (BLOCH #L5607/5407 or MIRELLA #M201L camisole leotard), ballet pink seamed footed tights (BODY WRAPPERS #A45 or #A46 Convertible Mesh Tight With Back Seam or TotalSTRETCH Mesh Back Seam Convertible Tight classic mesh seamed/transition; Color- Theatrical Pink) and pink leather or canvas ballet slippers. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Ballet wrap sweaters in PINK or BLACK (BLOCH #Z0910) are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Boys/Men: White t-shirt, nude dance belt ( WEAR MOI #WM131 thong back dance belt/CAPEZIO #N5930 Men’s quilted dance belt) GRAY footless tights ( WEAR MOI #WM124 Mens “Hamada” Footless Tights/BODY WRAPPERS #M92 Mens Seamless Convertible Tights) white socks, white leather/canvas ballet shoes. Additional items for learning: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat

  • Long sleeve shirts are allowed for class if the temperature is cold.

Pointe/Variations:

Class level uniform with matching leotard solid color wrap skirt (Similar length to the MIRELLA #S-12 wrap skirt – 12″ in front & 14″ in back)

Jazz/ Musical Theater:

Girls/Women: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Theatricals Nylon #TH5117C/#TH5117 or Cotton #TH5522C/#TH5522 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes

Boys/Men: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Body Wrappers #B191/ #M191 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes

Tap/ Character:

Girls/Women: class level uniform, elastic waist black mid-calf length character skirt, 1.5″ heel black character shoes

Boys/Men: class level uniform, black Jazz pants (Body Wrappers #B191/ #M191 Boot cut pants), black *lace up* jazz shoes or black heeled character shoes

Modern:

Girls/Women: class level uniform, technique shoes or bare feet

Boys/Men: class level uniform, technique shoes or bare feet


Hair for all classes:

Girls & Women: Please have hair securely tied neatly away from the face. Students with long hair should put hair in a nice secure ballet bun.

Boys & Men: Hair should be secured away from the face. Products (i.e. hair spray, mousse) or bandana/head bands may be used.


DANCEWEAR STORES & RECOMMENDED LEARNING TOOLS

The Dance Collection  and Centerstage Dance Shop work with ASB to stock our dress code and uniform requirements. Please contact them for your dancewear needs. They will also ship directly to your home.

Discount Dance Supply offers a 5-10% discount to ARC Dancers. To apply discount, enter TP56153 during online checkout.

Learning Tools: Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet by Gail Grant; Spiral notebook/journal to write in; 60″ theraband; Yoga Mat