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Graded Technique – Dancers who want to take ballet technique classes, but desire to have more freedom in their schedule. A minimum of 2 ballet classes per week (3 if pre-pointe or en pointe). Classes begin with dancers ages 8+, and dancers progress through levels by skill advancement.  
Pointe  A meets 1x/week until permission received to attend 2x's/week.
Pointe B and C meet 2x's/week.

Optional involvement in HIS Ensemble. 

2016-17 Schedule >> HERE


Recreational – Dancers who want to try out different styles of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop and contemporary. These fun classes are based on age/grade level and commitment is only one class per week. Fall classes begin with ages 3 thru adults.  
Our Special Needs Class is for ages 10+ (This class has the optional involvement in HIS Outreach.)
Preschool Mini Sessions available!





2016-17 Schedule >> HERE
Pre-Professional – Graded Technique Dancers, involved in HIS Ensemble who are considering to pursue dance professionally post high school (trainee program, college dance program, professional dance company). The Vision of the Pre-Professional division is to equip dancers to become the next generation of Professional Servant Artists. It has the most time requirements and performance opportunities. The Pre-Professional dancers will be HIS ambassadors into the community through Outreach Performances.
RECREATIONAL 
Ages 2-Adult
PRE - PROFESSIONAL LEVEL V-VII
HIS ACADEMY CLASSES   *FIND YOUR FIT BELOW
Dance Attire:
Pre Ballet - Pink Leotard
Ballet A thru Teen - Black Leotard; Adult - Any color
Ballet Pink Tights *
*Dancers of color may choose to wear skin toned or pink tights and shoes. 
Ballet Pink ballet shoes
Hair in bun
Males -Black Pants; White Shirt; Black Ballet Shoes
Hip Hop - Comfortable Clothing, no tummies exposed, clean tennis shoes
Jazz - Black pants /shorts over leotard, black jazz shoes
Speical Needs - Comfortable clothing, Ballet Pink shoes

Fees: (tuition - see above)
Male dancers - All Males will receive a scholarship to attend ballet classes free of charge.
Dance Attire:
Black Leotard 
Ballet Pink Tights *
*Dancers of color may choose to wear skin toned or pink tights and shoes. 
Ballet Pink ballet shoes
Hair in bun

Males - Black Pants; White Shirt; Black Ballet Shoes

Fees: (tuition- see above)
Male students - All Males will receive a scholarship to attend ballet classes free of charge. (Does not include summer)

Drop In Graded Technique Students
​All 60-90 minute classes $15 / $20 with pointe
HIS grads/college students discount $12 / $17 with pointe

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2016 -17 Classes run September 6, 2016 - May 20, 2017
September - March
+
Summer Session 
 + 
(Level IV Intensive)
Tuition and fees  >> HERE
Pre-Prof. Additional Information >>  HERE




Ballet Vocabulary:
Level I-VII >> HERE