Level 4 focuses on pre-pointe conditioning

  • self-motivation is emphasized in preparation for the transition to pointe work
  • 5.5 hours (3 days) of training per week for children in 5th grade
  • students have 2 performance opportunities each year
  • syllabus is based on a full training year plus summer workshops
  • a placement class is required for all incoming students

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Level 5 begins daily pointe work

  • beginning pointe technique with an emphasis on self-discipline/motivation
  • 7.5 hours (3 days) of training per week for children in middle school
  • students have 2+ performance opportunities each year
  • syllabus is based on a full training year plus a summer intensive
  • a placement class is required for all incoming students

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Level 6 increases commitment to the ballet vocabulary

  • strong technique and pointe work with increased focus on ensemble work
  • 12 hours (4 days) of training per week for children in middle school
  • students have 2+ performance opportunities each year
  • syllabus is based on a full training year plus a summer intensive
  • a placement class is required for all incoming students

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