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Youth Dance

Youth Dance

Ages: 3-13

The YMCA Youth Dance Program continues to be one of our most popular programs. This season will include the option of Hip Hop and Acrobatics classes. Classes will be held at the Fort Mill and Gold Hill Branches. The season will begin after Labor Day and end with a recital to be held at the end of April or first of May. There is a $35 cancellation fee and no refunds are given for prepaid months of dance. Cancellations must be received in writing by the 25th of the month in order to cancel for the next month.

Registration Dates:
Opens August 6 @ 9 am Registrations accepted at the Fort Mill Branch Only.

Season Dates:
Classes begin the week of September 10

Cost:
$35 one-time, nonrefundable registration fee
Member Pricing  – child must remain a member throughout enrollment to maintain the member rate
One Class-$40 ($320 total)
Two Classes-$55 ($440 total)
Three Classes-$70 ($560 total)

Nonmember Pricing
One Class-$55 ($440 total)
Two Classes-$70 ($560 total)
Three Classes-$85 ($680 total)
You may choose to pay for the program in full or you may choose to draft monthly.
Cost for shoes and dance recital costumes are extra.

The YMCA’s dance classes for younger children offer the opportunity to learn the basic to intermediate fundamentals of ballet and tap.  Classes are designed to enhance fine and gross motor skills and cultivate imagination, creativity and social development in a caring environment.  Students will grow and develop as they learn the fundamental vocabulary and skills associated with dance.  They will learn to follow a teacher’s instruction, interact with peers and develop self-confidence.

Preschool Dance:  Ballet and tap for ages 3-5

Monday 3:30-4:00 pm FM Yoga Room-Martha, September 10, 2018-April 29, 2019

Monday 4:00-4:30 pm FM Yoga Room-Martha, September 10, 2018-April 29, 2019

Thursday 4:45-5:15 pm FM Yoga Room-Crystal, September 13, 2018-April 25, 2019

Primary DanceBallet and tap for ages K-1st Grade

Monday 4:30-5:15 pm FM Yoga Room-Justine, September 10, 2018-April 29, 2019

Monday 5:15-6:00 pm FM Yoga Room-Justine, September 10, 2018-April 29, 2019

Thursday 5:15-6:00 pm FM Yoga Room-Molly, September 13, 2018-April 25, 2019

The YMCA’s dance classes for older children offer a variety of dance for all levels.  Students will learn beginning to advanced level steps and combinations depending on the class.  Along with vocabulary, stage direction, technique and body placement, students will learn creative expression and expore the art of dance.

Youth Dance I
Ballet, tap and jazz for 2nd graders and 3rd graders

Wednesday 4:30-5:30 pm FM Yoga Room-Erika, September 14, 2018-April 26, 2019

Thursday 6:00-7:00 pm FM Yoga Room-Lauren, September 13, 2018-April, 25, 2019

Youth Dance IIBallet, tap and jazz for 4th graders and 5th graders
 Tuesday 6:00-7:00 pm FM Yoga Room-Erika, September 14, 2018-April 26, 2019

Youth Dance III: Ballet, tap, and jazz for 6th grade and up

Specialty Classes

Hip-Hop I
(2nd & 3rd Grade)
Friday 5:30-6:00 pm-FM Yoga Room-Erika, September 14, 2018-April 26, 2019

 Hip-Hop II
(4th & 5th Grade)

Thursday 7:00-7:30 pm FM Yoga Room-Lauren, September 13, 2018-April 25, 2019

Acrobatics – All classes at the Gold Hill Branch
K-2nd grade
Monday 4:00-4:30 pm Gold Hill-Molly, September 10, 2018-April 30, 2019

Acrobatics II – All classes at the Gold Hill Branch
  Monday 4:30-5:15 pm Gold Hill-Molly, September 10, 2018-April 30, 2019