Youth Dance Classes

For tots through teens

Dance School Announcements

Please check updated schedules for most up to date youth and adult classes for the Spring Semester!

  • Thursday, February 29
    • Josh's Beginner Ballet at 1 PM will be canceled going forward
    • Johanna's Intermediate Tap will begin at 1:30 PM going forward.
  • Friday, March 1
    • Omar's Beginner Ballet at 5 PM will be canceled going forward
  • Saturday, March 2
    • Aaron will sub Justin Sherwood's 10 AM Intermediate and 11:30 AM Beginner Ballet classes.
  • No School Dates
    • Mon: 9/25, 10/9, 12/25, 1/1, 1/15, 2/19, 4/22, 4/29
    • Tue: 12/26, 1/2, 2/20, 3/19, 4/23, 4/30
    • Wed: 11/22, 12/27, 1/3, 2/21, 3/20, 4/24
    • Thur: 10/5, 11/23, 12/28, 2/22, 3/21, 4/25
    • Fri: 9/15, 9/29, 10/6, 11/24, 12/29, 2/23, 3/22, 3/29, 4/26
    • Sat: 9/16, 9/30, 10/7, 12/30, 2/24, 3/23, 3/30, 4/27
    • Sun: 9/17, 10/8, 12/24, 12/31, 3/24, 3/31, 4/28

Welcome to Youth Dance!

Classes are taught by instructors who are professionals in their field and dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment. Our methodical, comprehensive curriculum is structured to promote growth and progression and foster a love and appreciation for the art of ballet.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and supportive learning environment for all students. We understand that each student has unique needs and learning styles, and that's why we keep our class sizes limited, allowing our instructors to provide individualized attention and guidance to each student. This approach helps to ensure that each student is able to progress at their own pace and reach their full potential.


We are dedicated to providing the highest quality ballet education to our students. To ensure that each student is placed in the appropriate level, we require a placement evaluation for all new ballet students at Level I and above. Request an evaluation.

Youth Ballet Classes

Creative Movement | Ages 2+

Monday11:15-12:00 PM | Rothenberg

Tiny Toes | Ages 3–4

In Tiny Toes, boys and girls are inspired by stories, songs, sports, and nature.

Child must be three years old by September 1, 2023.

Monday3:30–4:15 PM | B. Marie
Tuesday12:30–1:15 PM | Whitehorne
3:30–4:15 | C. Rodriguez
Wednesday3:30–4:15 PM | B. Marie
Thursday12:30–1:15 PM | Whitehorne
3:30–4:15 PM | Rickman
Friday3:30–4:15 PM | Benevento
Saturday9:45-10:30 AM | B. Marie
10:30–11:15 PM | B. Marie

Creative Ballet | Ages 4+

Tuesday3:30–4:15 PM | Katz
Thursday3:30–4:15 PM | Katz

Ballet Fundamentals | Ages 5+

Wednesday4:15–5:00 PM | B. Marie
Friday4:15–5:00 PM | B. Marie
Saturday11:15 AM–12:00 PM | B. Marie

Ballet Basics | Ages 7+

Tuesday4:30–5:15 PM | Katz
Thursday4:30–5:15 PM | Katz

Ballet I | Ages 8+

Monday4:15–5:15 PM | Gologorskaya
Wednesday4:15–5:15 PM | Rodriguez
Thursday4:15–5:15 PM | Gologorskaya

Ballet II | Ages 10+

Tuesday4:15–5:30 PM | Waltz
Thursday5:15–6:30 PM | Gologorskaya

Ballet III / Pre-pointe | Ages 11+

Wednesday4:30–6:00 PM | Gologorskaya
Thursday4:30–6:00 PM | O. Rodriguez
Friday4:15–5:30 PM | Benevento
Saturday11:30 AM - 1:00 PM | Sherwood

Ballet IV / Pointe | Ages 12+

Monday4:30–6:00 PM | O. Rodriguez
Tuesday5:30–7:00 PM | Waltz
7:00–7:30 PM | Benevento (Pointe)
Thursday6:30–8:00 PM | Gologorskaya
8:00–8:30 PM | Gologorskaya (Pointe)
Friday4:15–5:30 PM | Benevento
Saturday10:00-11:30 AM | Sherwood (hybrid)
Sunday10:00-11:30 AM | Whitehorne (hybrid)

Ballet V / Pointe | Ages 13+

Monday6:00–7:30 PM | Gologorskaya
7:30–8:30 PM | Gologorskaya (Pointe)
Wednesday6:00–7:30 PM | Gologorskaya
7:30–8:30 PM | Gologorskaya (Pointe)
Thursday6:00-7:30 PM | Thao
Saturday10:00-11:30 AM | Sherwood (hybrid)
Sunday10:00-11:30 AM | Whitehorne (hybrid)

Partnering/Variations | Ages

Thursday7:30–8:30 PM | Thao

Ballet Open | Ages 13+

Monday6:00-7:00 PM | Ortiz (Abs Beg)
Tuesday7:00-8:00 PM | Waltz (Int)
7:30-8:45 PM | Benevento (Beg)
Wednesday7:15–8:30 PM | Rodriguez (Adv Beg)
Thursday6:00-7:00 PM | O. Rodriguez (Abs Beg)
7:00-8:30 PM | O. Rodriguez (Beg)
Friday4:15-6:00 PM | Benevento (Adv Beg)
Saturday10:00–11:30 AM | Sherwood (Int)
11:30–1:00 PM | Sherwood (Beg)
Sunday10:00–11:30 AM | Whitehorne (Int)
11:30 AM–12:30 PM | Whitehorne (Pointe)
11:30-1:00 PM | Thao (Beg)

Youth Tap Classes

Tiny Tappers | Ages 3–4

Monday3:30-4:15 PM | Rothenberg
Friday3:30-4:15 PM | B. Marie

Tap Basics | Ages 5-7

Wednesday3:30-4:15 PM | Rickman

Tap Beginner | Ages 8+

Monday5:15–6:00 PM | Rothenberg

Tap Intermediate | Ages 10+

Monday6:00–7:00 PM | Rothenberg

Tap Open | Ages 13+

Monday7:00–8:00 PM | Rothenberg

Additional Dance Styles

Contemporary Open | Ages 12+

Monday5:15–6:00 PM | Gologorskaya
Wednesday5:00–6:00 PM | Rodriguez
Friday5:30–6:30 PM | Benevento

Jazz Open | Ages 12+

Thursday5:15–6:00 PM | Rickman

Musical Theater Workshop | Ages 13+

Wednesday5:15–6:15 PM | Rickman

KPOP Dance | Ages 13+

Wednesday6:15-7:15 PM | Rickman

Youth Hip Hop Classes

Hip Hop | Ages 4+

Thursday3:30-4:30 PM | Noel
SaturdayInquire: [email protected]

Hip Hop | Ages 7–9

SaturdayInquire: [email protected]

Hip Hop Boys | Ages 7+

Tuesday4:15-5:00 PM | Ordonez

Hip Hop Open | Ages 9+

Monday4:15–5:00 PM | Rothenberg
Tuesday5:00–6:00 PM | Ordoñez
Friday3:30-4:30 PM | Noel (teens)

what to wear

Youth Ballet Dress Code


The JCCMW's ballet dress code is designed to encourage unity and discipline among our dance students. Regardless of gender identity, students in each class are required to choose between a color-coded leotard (see below) or a white shirt and black tights or leggings. Pink tights should be paired with pink ballet shoes (leather or canvas) and black tights or leggings should be paired with white socks and white ballet slippers (leather or canvas).

Hair must be off the neck and pinned up for all classes. No jewelry permitted. Male-identifying dancers should wear a dance belt beginning with Level I.

Repertoire Dance Shop in Scarsdale stocks all our uniforms.

Pink leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet slippers. Simple pink skirts permitted.

White leotard, pink tights, and pink ballet slippers. Simple white skirts permitted (no tutus).

Lilac leotard with attached skirt (Ardecia by Wear Moi), pink-footed tights, and pink ballet slippers.

Mint leotard with attached skirt (Ardecia by Wear Moi), pink footed-tights, and pink ballet slippers.

Rose leotard with attached skirt (Ardecia by Wear Moi), pink-footed tights, and pink ballet slippers.

French blue leotard with attached skirt (Nicea by Wear Moi), pink-footed tights, and pink ballet slippers.

Black leotard with attached skirt (Nicea by Wear Moi), pink footed tights, and pink ballet slippers.

Any color leotard, pink-footed tights, and pink ballet slippers. Simple skirts are permitted.

Black leotard, pink footed tights, and pink ballet slippers. Simple skirts are permitted.

what to wear

Youth Tap Dress Code


Black leotard, pink tights, and tap shoes. Simple black skirts permitted.

Black leotard or t-shirt, tights or leggings, and tap shoes.

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We reserve the right to change or cancel classes, instructors, schedules, policies, and/or prices at any time.

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