Calendar and Class Schedule

2019-2020 Calendar

Below find a listing of all key dates and holidays for the 2019-2020 school year:

 

September 2, 2019

Residence Hall Opens

September 3, 2019

Fall Auditions (ages 11-18)

September 4, 2019*

Classes begin for Girls IV, Boys III and above

September 17, 2019*

Classes begin for Girls I-III and Boys I-II

September 30, 2019

Rosh Hashanah (SAB Closed)

Week of October 1, 2019*

Classes begin for all Prep levels

October 9, 2019

Yom Kippur (SAB Closed)

October 14, 2019

Columbus Day (SAB Closed)

November 28 –
December 1, 2019

Thanksgiving Holiday

December 20, 2019

Residence Hall Closes at 12 noon
for Winter Break (no exceptions)

December 20, 2019 –
January 5, 2020

Winter Break (Residence Hall reopens Jan. 4
Classes resume Jan. 6)

January 20, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (SAB Closed)

January 25, 2020

Chinese Lunar New Year (SAB Closed)

February 15, 2020

No classes for Children’s Division

February 17, 2020

Presidents’ Day Weekend (SAB Closed)

March 15 – April 19, 2020

Spring Break (Classes resume April 20)

May 23 – 25, 2020

Memorial Day Weekend (SAB Closed)

May 30 and June 1, 2020

Workshop Performances (No classes)

June 12, 2020

Last Day of Winter Term classes

June 13, 2020

Residence Hall closes at noon

 

Girls Classes

Girls and boys study separately in all Winer Term classes. Two classes weekly are required of all first-year students. As students in the children’s levels progress they feed into the Intermediate and Advanced divisions, where technique and related classes are required from five to eleven times weekly.

Dress codes for girls classes are indicated on class schedules. Leotards may be in any style but may not be velvet. The colors listed are stocked by Capezio, Freed, and Danskin.

Girls Preparatory Division (Prep)

All Preparatory Division classes last one hour
Dress Code: White leotard, pink tights

Girls Prep-1

Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Sat. 10:00 a.m.

Girls Prep-2

Mon. 5:00 p.m.
Wed. 5:00 p.m.

Girls Prep-3

Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 4:00 p.m.

Girls Prep-4

Tues. 5:00 p.m.
Thurs. 5:00 p.m.

 

Girls I

All Girls I classes last one hour
Dress Code: red leotard, pink tights

Group A

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Wed. 4:00 p.m.

Group B

Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Fri.  4:00 p.m.

Group C

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs.  4:00 p.m.

Group D

Mon. 6:00 p.m.
Wed.  6:00 p.m.

 

Girls II

All Girls II classes last 90 minutes
Dress Code: light blue leotard, pink tights

Group A

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Sat. 9:30 a.m.

Group B

Mon. 5:30 p.m.
Tues. 6:00 p.m.
Fri. 5:30 p.m.

Group C

Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

 

Girls III

All Girls III classes last 90 minutes
Dress Code: light pink leotard, pink tights

Group A

Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 4:00 p.m.
Fri. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 9:30 a.m.

Group B

Mon. 5:30 p.m.
Wed. 5:30 p.m.
Fri. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 9:30 a.m.

 

Girls IV

All other classes are 90 minutes
Dress Code: hunter green leotard, pink tights

Note: Students will not begin using pointe shoes until later in the fall at a date to be designated by the teacher. Please wear ballet slippers when classes begin in September.

Group A: 

Ballet Technique

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Tues. 6:00 p.m.
Fri. 5:00 p.m.

Pointe*

Wed. 5:00 p.m.
Sat. 9:00 a.m.

Group B:

Ballet Technique

Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 6:00 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.

Pointe*

Wed. 6:00 p.m.
Sat. 10:00 a.m.

*Indicates one-hour classes

Girls V

All Girls V classes last 90 minutes
Dress Code: burgundy leotard, pink tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Tues. 6:00 p.m.
Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 5:30 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

Pointe

Fri. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 12:30 p.m.

 

Intermediate B1

Dress Code: navy leotard (with navy skirt for Pointe and Variations), pink tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 5:30 p.m.
Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Wed. 5:30 p.m.
Thurs. 4:00 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.
Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Pointe

Tues 5:30 p.m.

Variations

Thurs. 5:30 p.m.

Music*

Sat. 10:00 a.m. (A)
Sat. 11:00 a.m. (B)

*Indicates one-hour classes
All other classes are 90 minutes

Second Intermediate B2

Dress Code: navy leotard (with navy skirt for Pointe, Variations and Adagio), pink tights;
character shoes and full skirt for Character

Ballet Technique

Mon. 2:30 p.m.
Tues. 2:30 p.m.
Wed. 2:30 p.m.
Thurs. 2:30 p.m.
Fri. 2:30 p.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

Pointe

Tues. 5:30 p.m.

Variations

Thurs. 5:30 p.m.

Adagio*

Mon. 4:30 p.m.

Character

Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Music*

Tues. 4:15 p.m. (A)
Thurs. 4:15 p.m. (B)

*Indicates one-hour classes
All other classes are 90 minutes

Advanced Division C1

Dress Code: black leotard, pink tights for Ballet Technique classes; white leotard and skirt for Variations, Pointe and Adagio

Ballet Technique

Mon. 10:30 a.m.
Tues. 10:30 a.m.
Wed. 10:30 a.m.
Thurs. 10:30 a.m.
Fri. 10:30 a.m.
Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Pointe

Mon. 2:30 p.m.
Tues. 2:30 p.m.
Fri. 2:30 p.m.

Variations

Thurs. 2:30 p.m.

Adagio

Mon. 6:00 p.m.*
Wed. 2:00 p.m.**

Music*

Tues. 5:15 p.m. (A)
Thurs. 5:15 p.m. (B)

*Indicates 1-hour class
**Indicates 2-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Advanced Division C2

Dress Code: black leotard, pink tights for Ballet Technique classes; white leotard and skirt for Variations, Pointe and Adagio

Ballet Technique

Mon. 10:30 a.m.
Tues. 10:30 a.m.
Wed. 10:30 a.m.
Thurs. 10:30 a.m.
Fri. 10:30 a.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

Pointe

Mon. 2:30 p.m.
Tues. 3:00 p.m.*

Variations

Wed. 2:30 p.m.
Thurs. 2:30 p.m.

Adagio*

Fri. 3:00 p.m.

*Indicates 1-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Advanced Division D

Dress Code: black leotard, pink tights for Ballet Technique classes; white leotard and skirt for Variations, Pointe and Adagio

Ballet Technique

Mon. 10:30 a.m.
Tues. 10:30 a.m.
Wed. 10:30 a.m.
Thurs. 10:30 a.m.
Fri. 10:30 a.m.
Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Pointe

Tues. 2:00 p.m.*
Thurs. 12:30 p.m.

Variations

Mon. 12:30 p.m.
Wed. 12:30 p.m.

Adagio*

Fri.  2:00 p.m.

Conditioning

Sat. 10:30 a.m.

*Indicates 1-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Boys Classes

Girls and boys study separately in all Winer Term classes. Two classes weekly are required of all first-year students. As students in the children’s levels progress they feed into the Intermediate and Advanced divisions, where technique and related classes are required from five to eleven times weekly.

Boys at all levels must wear white T-shirts, black tights, white ankle socks and white ballet slippers.

Boys Preparatory Division (Prep)

All Prep classes last one hour
Dress Code: Plain white shirt and black tights

Boys Prep

Mon. 4:00 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.

 

Boys I

All Boys I classes are 90 minutes
Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Group A

Thurs. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 9:30 a.m.

Group B

Mon. 5:30 p.m.
Wed. 5:30 p.m.

 

Boys II

Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Ballet Technique

Tues. 5:30 p.m.
Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 5:30 p.m.

Gymnastics* (optional)

Sat. 9:30 a.m.
Classes start on October 5

*Indicates 1-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Boys III

Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 5:30 p.m.
Wed. 5:30 p.m.
Fri. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

Gymnastics* (optional)

Sat. 9:30 a.m.
Classes start on October 5

*Indicates 1-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Boys IV

Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 4:00 p.m.**
Tues. 4:00 p.m.
Wed. 4:00 p.m.
Thurs. 4:00 p.m.
Fri. 4:00 p.m.

Adagio*

Mon. 4:30 p.m.

Gymnastics* (optional)

Sat. 9:30 a.m.
Classes start on October 5

*Indicates 1-hour class
** Half hour technique class preceding Adagio
All other classes are 90 minutes

Intermediate Men

Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 2:30 p.m.
Mon. 5:30 p.m.*
Tues. 3:00 p.m.*
Tues. 5:00 p.m.^
Wed. 5:30 p.m.
Thurs. 3:00 p.m.*
Thurs. 5:30 p.m.
Fri. 2:30 p.m.
Fri. 5:30 p.m.
Sat. 11:00 a.m.

Variations

Tues. 5:30 p.m.

Adagio

Mon. 6:30 p.m.*
Wed. 2:00 p.m.**

Character

Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Weight Training*

Tues. 2:00 p.m.
Thurs. 2:00 p.m.

Music*

Mon. 4:15 p.m. (A)
Wed. 4:15 p.m. (B)

^Indicates 30-minute class
*Indicates 1-hour class
**Indicates 2-hour class
All other classes are 90 minutes

Advanced Men

Dress Code: white shirt and black tights

Ballet Technique

Mon. 12:30 p.m.
Tues. 12:30 p.m.
Wed. 12:30 p.m.
Thurs. 12:30 p.m.
Fri. 12:00 p.m.
Sat. 12:30 p.m.

Variations

Mon. 2:30 p.m.
Tues. 3:00 p.m.*
Wed. 2:30 p.m.
Thurs. 2:30 p.m.

Adagio**

Fri. 2:00 p.m.

Weight Training*

Mon. 10:30 a.m.
Wed. 10:30 a.m.

*Indicates 1-hour long class
**Indicates 2-hour long class
All other classes are 90 minutes

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SAB dress code available at Capezio, the Official Children’s Division Dress Code Sponsor, and other retailers.