The Dance School at JCCMW

Westchester's best dance studio with ballet, tap, and hip hop classes for children and adults

practice and perform

The Dance School at JCCMW

Welcome to the Dance School at JCCMW, Westchester’s premier dance school! We offer comprehensive, holistic training in a variety of dance styles, including ballet, tap dance, and hip hop, for recreational and pre-professional students.

Our three state-of-the-art dance studios are equipped with everything students need to excel. In addition, the Bendheim Performing Arts Center provides an unparalleled venue for dance performances.

At the Dance School at JCCMW, we believe that dance is not just about physical movement, but also about self-expression, creativity, and personal growth. Our classes provide a nurturing environment where students of all ages—young children through adults—can explore their artistic potential, build confidence, and develop important life skills such as discipline and focus.

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced dancer, our classes are tailored to meet your needs and help you achieve your goals. Join us and experience the joy of dance!


passion and skill

Our Staff


Our instructors provide the highest-quality dance education to students of all ages, from Tiny Toes for preschool through advanced ballet classes for teens and adults. With extensive performance and teaching experience, our dedicated instructors are passionate about helping students develop their technique, artistry, and love for dance.


JCCMW_Jayne teaching at Summer Dance Intensive

a Westchester tradition

Commitment to Excellence


At the Dance School at JCCMW, we pride ourselves on offering a top-notch dance education that includes a solid technical foundation, a progressive curriculum, and an atmosphere of concentrated focus. Our instructors provide individualized attention to each student, ensuring that they receive the support and guidance they need to reach their full potential.

Our commitment to excellence is reflected in the success of our many second- and third-generation students, who continue to thrive in the dance world and beyond. We are proud to have played a part in their journey and to have helped them develop the skills and confidence needed to pursue successful careers in ballet, hip hop, Broadway, and theater.

For over 50 years, the Dance School at JCCMW has been a leader in dance education in Westchester. Whether you are a beginner or advanced dancer, prefer ballet, tap, or hip hop, we have classes that are designed to challenge and inspire you.

Daniel Ulbricht

NYCB Principal Dancer and Dance School Master Class instructor at JCCMW

“I think one of the most important things to bring to a community is inspiration. The dance program at JCCMW is truly a community of students of all ages.” 

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