2017-2018 School Year Classes - Perfect Pointe Dance Studio of Arlington, VA
Arlington, VA • 703.533.8830

 

2017 / 2018 School Year Classes

  • When? September 9th, 2017 - June 11th, 2018
  • Where? 2499 N Harrison St, Lower Level, Arlington, VA 22207
  • Which Class?! Try checking this page for guidelines or contact us - we're happy to help!
  • How much? Tuition can be broken into 10 equal installments, or paid in-full upfront (which gets you a 10% discount). First installment is due at registration, remaining 9 installments are due the first class of each month, October-June. A registration fee will be charged at the time of registration. The registration fee is $35 for the first student, $20 for each additional family member registering.
  • How to register? You can register on-line, by phone (703-533-8830) or in-person at the studio!
Class Length In-full Price
(with discount)
Installment Amount
(10 payments)
1 hour $702 $78
1½ hour $1053 $117
3 hour $1930.50 $214.50
Unlimited Classes $430.00
2nd class per child receives 10% discount
3rd and additional classes receive 15% discount

Visual learner? You may prefer to look at our block schedule.

You can register on-line, by phone (703-533-8830) or in-person at the studio!

Click on each class heading to see a class description and listing of available class times.

> 'Creative Movers' Toddler/Adult Class This 45 minute adult participation class is designed to introduce children ages 18 months to 2.5 years to basic concepts of movement and music. Age appropriate gross motor and social skills are developed using creative movement activities, song & dance routines, basic tumbling and pre-ballet. "Me Moments," sprinkled throughout the class offer a great opportunity for parents or care givers to get in some exercise of their own with quick conditioning exercises designed to use the toddlers as weights!

To better serve our youngest dancers, Creative Movers follows its own abbreviated schedule; see the Creative Movers page for details.
> Jr. Pre-School Combo A 45 minute, once per week introductory level combination class for 2.5-3.5 year olds including tap, creative movement, and pre-ballet. This class is specially designed for the youngest pre-schoolers with activities, movements & expectations that are just right for them! *Considered a 1 hour class for tuition purposes.
  • Mondays 4:15pm-5:00pm
  • Tuesdays 10:45am-11:30am
  • Tuesdays 5:15pm-6:00pm
  • Thursdays 3:45pm-4:30pm
  • Fridays 11:00am-11:45am
  • Saturdays 9:30am-10:15am
  • Saturdays 11:15am-12:00pm
> Sr. Pre-School Combo A one hour, once per week introductory level combination class for 3.5-5 year olds including tap, creative movement, and pre-ballet. Our most popular class!
  • Mondays 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • Tuesdays 11:15am-12:15pm
  • Tuesdays 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Wednesdays 10:45am-11:45am
  • Thursdays 2:00pm-3:00pm
  • Thursdays 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Saturdays 10:00am-11:00am
  • Saturdays 12:00pm-1:00pm
> Dance Combo Age 5 & 6 A one hour, once per week introductory level combination class for kindergarten and first graders incorporating tap, pre-ballet, and pre-jazz.
  • Mondays 6:45pm-7:45pm
  • Thursdays 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • Fridays 4:00pm-5:00pm
  • Saturdays 9:30am-10:30am
  • Saturdays 1:30pm-2:30pm
  • See also "Hip Hop & Tumble for ages 5-7 in the Hip Hop Section.

> Dance Combo Age 6 & 7 A class designed specifically for first graders with prior dance experience, incorporating tap, ballet, and jazz into one fun-filled, hour and a half, once per week class.
  • Thursdays 5:30pm-7:00pm
  • Fridays 4:30pm-6:00pm
  • Saturdays 10:30am-12:00pm
  • See also "Hip Hop & Tumble for ages 5-7 in the Hip Hop Section.

> Dance Combo Age 7+ A combination class for students in second grade and up incorporating both tap and jazz in one hour and a half, once per week class. (At this age, students interested in ballet must take a separate weekly class.)
  • Saturdays 1:30pm-3:00pm
  • See also "Hip Hop & Tumble for ages 5-7 in the Hip Section.

> Ballet The fundamental frame on which all other dance styles are built, building discipline and grace. For students 7 years and up; for younger students see our combo classes above most of which include ballet.
  • Level I Mondays 4:00pm-5:00pm 3 SPACES LEFT
  • Level I Fridays 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Level I Saturdays 4:00pm-5:00pm
  • Level II Wednesdays 4:45pm-5:45pm 3 SPACES LEFT
  • Level II Fridays 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • Level II Saturdays 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Level III Wednesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm Full; call to be added to the wait list.
  • Level III Saturdays 2:00pm-3:30pm
  • Level IV Tuesdays 5:15pm-6:45pm Full; call to be added to the wait list.
  • Level IV Fridays 6:00pm-7:30pm
  • Level IV Saturdays 3:30pm-5:00pm
  • Level V Wednesdays
    Fridays
    5:00pm-6:30pm
    6:00pm-7:30pm
  • Pointe I Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm
  • Pointe II Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm
  • Pointe III Tuesdays 8:30pm-9:15pm
  • Teen/Adult Beginner Mondays 8:00pm-9:00pm
  • Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tuesdays 7:00pm-8:30pm
> Contemporary/Lyrical Blends ballet, jazz & modern technique with personal expression and aristry in one of today's most popular dance styles.
  • Open Level Age 8-18 Contemporary/Lyrical Mondays 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Open Level Teen/Adult Contemporary/Modern Tuesdays 8:30pm-9:30pm
  • Competitive lyrical groups also available for level III and up. Please call or e-mail for more info.

> Modern Exposes students to the movement styles of Martha Graham, Lester Horton, Jose Limon, and other Modern greats. All modern students must also be enrolled in a Ballet class and be at least 10 years old.
  • Level I / II Thursdays 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • Level III Fridays 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • Open Level Teen/Adult Contemporary/Modern Tuesdays 8:30pm-9:30pm
> Acrobatics Teaches acrobatic tumbling, flexibility, and balance skills, with an emphasis on acrobatic skills that enhance other dance techniques.
  • Level I Thursdays 7:00pm-8:00pm 1 SPACE LEFT
  • Level II Thursdays 8:00pm-9:00pm 3 SPACES LEFT
  • Level III Thursdays 4:00pm-5:00pm
> Tap A dynamic and percussive class focusing on tap rhythms, styles and execution. For ages 7 and up.
  • Level I Thursdays 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • Level II Tuesdays 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Level III Tuesdays 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Level IV Wednesdays 6:45pm-7:45pm
  • Level V Wednesdays 6:45pm-7:45pm
  • Teen/Adult Beginner Tuesdays 8:30pm-9:30pm
  • Adult Intermediate/Advanced Wednesdays 7:45pm-8:45pm
  • Adult Open Level Tuesdays 9:30am-10:30am
> Hip Hop A fast-paced contemporary urban street dance style emphasizing body isolations, intricate rhythms, and individual expression using age appropriate music and movements.
  • Hip Hop and Tumble Age 5-7 Tuesdays 4:15pm-5:15pm
  • Hip Hop and Tumble Age 5-7 Saturdays 3:00pm-4:00pm
  • Level I Mondays 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • Level I Fridays 4:00pm-5:00pm
  • Level II Mondays 6:00pm-7:00pm
  • Level III Thursdays 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Level IV/V Thursdays 8:30pm-9:30pm
  • Teen Open Level Mondays 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Hip Hop/Jazz Funk Open Level Adult Thursdays 8:00pm-9:00pm
> Jazz An upbeat class incorporating contemporary and traditional jazz dance styles to current popular music. For ages 7 and up.
  • Level I Mondays 5:00pm-6:00pm
  • Level II Wednesdays 5:45pm-6:45pm
  • Level II Saturdays 12:00pm-1:00pm
  • Level III Mondays 7:45pm-8:45pm
  • Level III Wednesdays 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • Level IV Mondays 4:30pm-5:30pm 3 SPACES LEFT
  • Level V Wednesdays 7:45pm-8:45pm
  • Hip Hop/Jazz Funk Open Level Adult Thursdays 8:00pm-9:00pm
  • See also Teen/Adult Beg/Int Musical Theater Dance.

> Musical Theater Dance A fun and expressive class covering a wide variety of styles used in Broadway theater choreography. A great class for students preparing for musical theater auditions, or those who just love to put on a show!
  • Level I Saturdays 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • Level II Saturdays 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Level III Tuesdays 5:15pm-6:15pm
  • Level IV/V Mondays 7:00pm-8:00pm
  • Open Level Teen/Adult Thursdays 7:00pm-8:00pm
> Stretch & Strengthening Includes a short cardio warm-up then concentrates on exercises aimed at strengthening specific muscle groups with variations for multiple skill levels, and finishes with full body stretches to increase flexibility and range of motion. Ages 13+ (younger company members or serious students with instructor’s permission).
  • Mondays 8:00pm-9:00pm
> Liturgical Dance Combines elements of ballet, modern and classic jazz dance as an expression of worship. Participants in liturgical classes will present their dances periodically as part of worship services at area churches. Liturgical classes are FREE for any registered Perfect Pointe students and for members of any participating churches.

To allow students to come and go, Liturgical Dance runs in three abbreviated sessions throughout the school year, corresponding to its worship presentation schedule; see the Liturgical Dance page for details.

Adult Classes

See the appropriate style section for beginner and intermediate adult classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Musical Theater and Hip Hop. Adults are also welcome in the Stretch & Strengthening and Pointe classes. Sign up for the whole session or choose the drop-in option: simply choose from any of the adult class times listed above and join us when it fits your schedule. While space is rarely an issue, class sizes are limited and drop-ins are offered on a first come first served basis. The drop-in rates are $20 per one hour class, $10 per half hour class and $30 per ninety minute class.