2023-2024

Name
Days
Location
Team Technique Class
Monday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
New Room
VVDS
Combo Class 2
This basic technique class gives young dancers, ages 3 to 6, the opportunity to experience ballet, jazz, and basic tumbling in a fun and nurturing setting. There is no experience required for this class. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Monday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Lyrical Team
Monday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
New Room
VVDS
Hip Hop 12 & Over
This class is for our older, or experienced, Hip Hop students. We will work on complex rhythm and hip hop moves in a fun and high energy environment. Students will learn a variety of techniques, styles, and moves as they are exposed to different styles of hip hop, battling, and improvisation. They will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is comfortable clothes and tennis shoes
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Musical Theatre Team 1
Monday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Ballet 3
This class is for students with previous experience. This is an advanced level ballet class. We will be working on barre work, stretches, arm and leg placements of advanced steps and conditioning the in between movements. This class will incorporate Barre and Centre. If you have questions about which ballet level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is ballet shoes with Black leotard and pink tights with hair in a secure bun. A ballet notebook is a required tool for class.
Monday
6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Musical Theatre Class
Musical Theater is a theatrical dance class that includes dance technique and acting to songs from Broadway musicals. Students will develop skills including theatrical dance, acting, and character development. They will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is jazz shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face. Character shoes may be required for this class.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Tap Technique 2
This tap class is intended for students with previous tap experience. Benchmark skills for Tap 2 students are the following: mastered seven time steps, toe stands, paradiddles, and riffs. They should be beginning improvisation and have a basic understanding of musicality. If you have questions about which tap level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Our tap program focuses on rhythm and musicality along with technique and tap history as we work both combinations and improvisation. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is tap shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Monday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Contemporary 12 & Over
Contemporary dance is an interpretation of many dance styles including Modern, Ballet and Jazz. Creative freedom is a major focus of contemporary dance, while holding firm to classical techniques learned in ballet. Proper dress for this class is a leotard or other formfitting dance wear, and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Monday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Jazz 1 12 & Over
This jazz class is intended for students with no previous jazz experience. Jazz classes focus on stretching, conditioning, and technique work while learning a variety of high-energy choreographies. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is jazz shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Monday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Tap Team 2
Monday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Combo Class 1
This basic technique class gives young dancers, ages 3 to 6, the opportunity to experience ballet, jazz, and basic tumbling in a fun and nurturing setting. There is no experience required for this class. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Tuesday
9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Little Room
VVDS
Ballet 2
This class is for students with previous experience. We will be working on barre work, stretches, arm and leg placements of advanced steps and conditioning the in between movements. This class will incorporate Barre and Centre. If you have questions about which ballet level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is ballet shoes with Plum leotard and pink tights with hair in a secure bun. See Costume Section for color of leotard required.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 1
This class is geared to new tumblers who are working on back bends, cartwheels, and different types of rolls. Tumblers will also work on splits. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Tuesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Dance Combo
This class is intended for older beginners or dancers who have completed Combo Class. These 7 to 9 year olds will work on basic leaps and turns, ballet technique and progressive tap technique. Students will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dance wear, and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Hip Hop 11 & Under
This beginning Hip Hop class will work on rhythm and basic hip hop moves in a fun and high energy environment, learning a variety of techniques, styles, and moves as they are exposed to different styles of hip hop, battling, and improvisation. These students will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is comfortable clothes and tennis shoes.
Tuesday
5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Musical Theater Team 2
Tuesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Leaps & Turns 1
This class is intended for students with little or no previous experience in leaps and turns. We will be working on prep, single, and double pirouettes along with right and left grand jete, We will also work on groundwork for turns in second, multiple turns and leg grab turns. Leaps and Turns classes combine leaps, jumps, and turns giving dancers will skills they will use in all dance genres. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Tuesday
6:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Adult Dance Class
This adult level class gives participants the chance to take a break from their day and have some fun laughing, dancing, and making new friends. There is no experience required for this class. Come enjoy a fun hour of stretching, dance technique, and high-energy choreography. Proper dress for this class is comfortable clothing and jazz shoes, tennis shoes, or no shoes.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Ballet 1
This ballet l class is designed for our younger dancers who have completed Combo Class. They will work on beginning ballet technique at bar and center as well as musicality and movement as they begin to explore improvisation. Students in this class will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is ballet shoes, a Lavender Leotard, pink tights and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tap Technique 3
This tap class is intended for students with previous tap experience. Benchmark skills for Tap 2 students are the following: mastered seven time steps, toe stands, paradiddles, and riffs. They should be beginning improvisation and have a basic understanding of musicality. If you have questions about which tap level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Our tap program focuses on rhythm and musicality along with technique and tap history as we work both combinations and improvisation. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is tap shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Tuesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Jazz 1
This jazz class is intended for students with no previous jazz experience. Jazz classes focus on stretching, conditioning, and technique work while learning a variety of high-energy choreographies. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is jazz shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Tap Team 3
Tuesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
HHFF 1
Wednesday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Combo Class 1
This basic technique class gives young dancers, ages 3 to 6, the opportunity to experience ballet, jazz, and basic tumbling in a fun and nurturing setting. There is no experience required for this class. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Jazz Team
Wednesday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 3
This class is geared for tumblers with previous experience. Benchmark skills for Level 3 are the following: front and back walkovers by themselves and at least one split. Tumblers will begin to work on back handsprings once they have learned a back Arabian. They will also start front handsprings. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Wednesday
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Combo Class 2
This basic technique class gives young dancers, ages 3 to 6, the opportunity to experience ballet, jazz, and basic tumbling in a fun and nurturing setting. There is no experience required for this class. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Musical Theater Team 3
Wednesday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tap Technique 1
This tap class is intended for students age 9+ who have completed Dance Combo or older beginners. Our tap program focuses on rhythm and musicality along with technique and tap history as we work both combinations and improvisation. Proper dress for this class is tap shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 1-2
This class is for students who are new to tumbling. They will be working on back bends, cartwheels, splits and other beginner/intermediate skills. Tumblers will also work on front-overs, and back-overs. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 5
This is an invitation only class. Benchmark skills for Level 5 are the following: roundoff back aerial and at least one other aerial. Most tumblers can do a roundoff back handspring back, an aerial cartwheel and are working on an aerial front walkover. Tumblers are working on all aerials from step hop to standing and row work. Tumblers should have advanced limber skills. Tumblers are working on multiple back work and starting front work. This class is exclusively for Valley View Students. Tumblers may not be taking classes at any other dance studios to enter this class. All tumblers entering this class must audition and receive coach’s approval. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Wednesday
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Contemporary 11 & Under
Wednesday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Dance Combo
This class is intended for older beginners or dancers who have completed Combo Class. These 5 to 7 year olds will work on basic leaps and turns, ballet technique and progressive tap technique. Students will have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dance wear, and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Pointe
This class is by teacher recommendation only. This class is intended for our advanced ballet students. We will continue our Pre Pointe work as we work through the feet, prepping for pointe and learning the best ways to get ready for pointe. Benchmark stills for Pointe are the following: must have advanced ballet training, knowing all the positions of ballet and have completed the Pre Pointe class. Proper dress for this class is transitional pointe shoes, pointe shoes, black leotard and pink tights with hair securely tied up in a clean bun.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 4
This class is geared for tumblers with previous experience. Benchmark skills for Level 4 are the following: must have good basic limber skills (front and back walkovers, and front and back Arabians, front handsprings) as well as roundoff back handsprings and are working on aerial cartwheels. Tumblers should have at least one split. This is an invitation only class. All tumblers entering this class must audition and receive coach’s approval. This class is exclusively for Valley View Students. Tumblers may not be taking at any other dance studio to enter this class. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Thursday
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Leaps & Turns 2
This class is intended for our advanced students. We will be working on pirouettes along with grand jete, We will also work on turns in second, multiple turns and leg grab turns. Leaps and Turns classes combine leaps, jumps, and turns giving dancers will skills they will use in all dance genres. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Thursday
5:30 PM to 6:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Combo Class 1
This basic technique class gives young dancers, ages 3 to 6, the opportunity to experience ballet, jazz, and basic tumbling in a fun and nurturing setting. There is no experience required for this class. Proper dress for this class is ballet or jazz shoes, tap shoes, a leotard or other dancewear and hair securely tied up in a bun or ponytail.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
Jazz 2
This jazz class is intended for students with previous jazz experience. Benchmark skills for Jazz 2 students are the following: mastered straight knees and turnout in battements as well as chaine and pique turns, single coupe and consistent clean single pirouettes working on doubles, knowledge of all ballet positions, will be working on leaps, splits, transitions, and fluidity. If you have questions about which jazz level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Jazz classes focus on stretching, conditioning, and technique work while learning a variety of high-energy choreographies. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is jazz shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
Tumbling Level 2
This class is geared for tumblers with previous experience. Benchmark skills for Level 2 are the following: going down to and coming up from a back bend by themselves. They should also do cartwheels and other basics without help. Tumblers are working on front-overs, back-overs, and splits. These students have the opportunity to participate in MATS and the June recital. Proper dress for this class is leotard or dance top and dance shorts with hair securely tied up out of face.
Thursday
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Dance Team Prep MS/HS
This class is for middle school and high school students looking to work on skills for their school dance team. We will focus on precision dancing, turns, leaps, jumps, hip hop, pom work and various other skills.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Little Room
VVDS
HHFF Team 2
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Jazz 3
This jazz class is intended for students with previous jazz experience. Students enrolling in this class must have mastered the skills from Jazz 2. They must have consistent clean triple pirouettes, working on quads, multiple turns in coupe, a la seconde and pique turns, along with spinning disks, center leaps, reverse leaps, and switch leaps, we will also focus on transitions, more difficult choreography and combinations. If you have questions about which jazz level you should be in, please contact the office staff to schedule a placement evaluation. Jazz classes focus on stretching, conditioning, and technique work while learning a variety of high-energy choreographies. Students have the opportunity to participate in the June recital. Proper dress for this class is jazz shoes, a leotard or other formfitting dancewear and hair securely tied up out of face.
Thursday
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
New Room
VVDS
HHFF Team 3
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Big Room
VVDS
Lyrical 1
Thursday
8:00 PM to 9:00 PM
New Room
VVDS