YOUTH PROGRAMS
2017/2018 Academic Year: August 21, 2017 - June 9, 2018

Ballet Classes at Bay Pointe Ballet School NOW ENROLLING!

Bay Pointe Ballet School has three youth divisions; Primary, General and Curriculum Division. Our Primary Division is where the young dancer begins and the foundations of Classical Ballet are laid. Our Primary Division is completed at our Level 1B - from which students are then able to choose to enter our General Division or our Curriculum Division. Our General Division is catered to young dancers wishing to explore dance at a once a week pace. The Curriculum Division is tailored for dancers who endeavor to reach their maximum potential and study at a pace in line for a professional career in dance. The Curriculum Division is structured to increase every determined and hard-working student’s technical skills, artistry, stamina and strength. All classes at Bay Pointe Ballet School seek to instill a deeper understanding of ballet as an art form.

Contact school@baypointeballet.org for more information or schedule a free trial class today!




Primary Division
Ballet Classes at Bay Pointe Ballet School Our Primary Division begins at age 3. Each level introduces the foundations of classical ballet in a gentle and structured environment. Classes guide the young dancer to discover the joy of dancing through the use of imagery and imagination. Musicality and rhythm is explored and simple ballet movements and positions are taught. Each level includes stretching and strengthening exercises. Level 1B requires a faculty recommendation or trial class placement. Primary students may expect to spend 1 - 2 years in each level.

Age Guide:
Creative Movement - Age 3 by August 1, 2017.
Pre Ballet 1 - Age 4 / Entering Kindergarten Fall 2018
Pre Ballet 2 - Age 5 / Entering Kindergarten Fall 2017
Level 1 A - Age 6+
Level 1 B - Level 1A Prerequisite.
Level Age Group Day & Time Instructor
Creative Movement 3 Wednesday 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm Lebedova
Saturday 9 am – 9:45 am Bakane
Saturday 10 am – 10:45 am Bakane
Pre-Ballet 1 4 Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm TBD
Saturday 9 am – 10 am Mitchel
Saturday 11 am – 12 pm Bakane
Pre-Ballet 2 5 Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm TBD
Saturday 10 am – 11 am Mitchel
Level 1a 6+ Thursday 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm TBD
Saturday 9 am – 10 am Lebedova
Saturday 11 am – 12 Pm Lebedova
Level 1b 6+ Wednesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Neal
Thursday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm TBD
Saturday 10 am – 11 am Lebedova
General Division
Ballet Classes at Bay Pointe Ballet School Our General Division offers once per week classes for dancers having completed Level 1B or equivalent. This division is perfect for dancers who are seeking a limited time commitment. All General Division ballet classes include barre, center work, stretching and strengthening exercises. Level Placement is based on faculty recommendation or trial class placement. General Division Students may expect to spend 2 - 3+ years in each level.

Age / Level Guide:
Elementary - Level 1B Prerequisite
Intermediate - Elementary Prerequisite
Fusion 1 - Ages 8+, teaches both Jazz and Contemporary (Int./Level 4+)
Fusion 2 - Ages 10+, teaches Hip-Hop, Jazz and Contemporary (Adv./Level 5+)


Class Age Group Day & Time Instructor
Elementary Ballet 7 + Wednesday 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Neal
Saturday 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Mitchel
Intermediate Ballet 8 + Wednesday 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Lebedova
Mini Hip Hop 6-8 Thursday 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Vieira
Hip Hop 1 & 2 8+ Thursday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Vieira
Boys Hip Hop 8 + Thursday 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Vieira
Teen Hip Hop 13 + Monday 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Vieira
Fusion 1 8 + Monday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Vieira
Fusion 2 10 + Friday 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Vieira
Stretch & Strength Class 7 + Tuesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hix
Curriculum Division
Our Curriculum Division is for dancers pursuing a focused study of classical ballet. The Curriculum Division is tailored for dancers who endeavor to reach their maximum potential and study at a pace in line for a professional career in dance. The Curriculum Division is structured to increase every determined and hard-working student’s technical skills, artistry, stamina and strength. Level Placement is based on faculty recommendation or trial class placement. Curriculum Division Students may expect to spend 2 - 3+years in each level.

Level Guide:
Level 2 - Must enroll in all Level 2 technique classes.
Level 3 - Must enroll in all Level 3 technique classes.
Level 4 - Must enroll in all Level 4 technique classes. Pre-pointe class optional, beginner pointe by recommendation only.
Level 5 - Must enroll in a minimum of 3 of 4 ballet technique classes.
Level 6 - Must enroll in all Level 6 classes.
Level 2 Day & Time Instructor
Technique Tuesday & Thursday 4 pm – 5:30 pm
Hix
Stretch & Strength Class (Recommended) Tuesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hix

Level 3 Day & Time Instructor
Technique Tuesday & Thursday 4 pm – 5:30 pm
Armendariz
Stretch & Strength Class (Recommended) Tuesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hix

Level 4 Day & Time Instructor
Technique Monday, Wednesday & Friday
4 pm – 5:30 pm
Hix
Pre-pointe / Beginner Pointe (optional) Wednesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hix
Stretch & Strength Class (Recommended) Tuesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hix

Level 5 Day & Time Instructor
Technique Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Saturday
4 pm – 5:30 pm
10 am – 11:30 am
Armendariz, Steivel/Salvadalena
TBD
Pointe Monday & Friday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Armendariz/Hix
Character Wednesday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Dunsmore
Intermediate Variations Saturday 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
TBD

Level 6 Day & Time Instructor
Technique Mon, Wed & Thur
Saturday
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
10 am – 11:30 am
Hix/Armendariz
TBD
Pointe Monday & Thursday
Tuesday
Friday
7 pm – 8 pm
5:30 pm – 7 pm
4 pm – 5:30 pm
Hix/Armendariz
Armendariz
Steivel/Salvadalena
Pas de Deux Tuesday 7 pm – 8 pm Dunsmore/Steivel
Character Wednesday 7 pm – 8 pm Dunsmore
Advanced Variations Friday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Steivel/Salvadalena
Classes for Boys and Young Men

Boys are offered special classes to focus on men's jumps, turns and variations. These classes are taken in conjunction with regular curriculum level classes.
Level Day & Time Instructor
Boys Hip Hop
(Ages 8+)
Thursday 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Vieira
Men's Class
(Level 5 & 6)
Tuesday
Friday
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
4 pm – 5:30 pm
Dunsmore/Steivel
Pas de Deux
(Level 5 & 6)
Tuesday 7 pm – 8 pm Dunsmore/Steivel
Men's Variations
(Level 5 & 6)
Friday 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Dunsmore/Steivel
Calendar and Tuition

Bay Pointe Ballet School details for 2017/2018: Tuition is per classes per week, beginning at $16.50 per class. An annual registration fee of $50 applies.