info@thepointeschool.com
319-377-5292
5331 N Park Pl NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Graded technique classes at The Pointe follow nationally recognized curriculum in ballet, modern, tap, and jazz.  Specialty classes that focus on performance and choreography in lyrical, hip hop, and musical theatre are available as well.  With 7 levels of technique, The Pointe is sure to have a class that fits your dancer’s skill level and schedule.

Advancement is based on correct placement, skill mastery, and instructor recommendation – not by age – which means all classes have a variety of age levels.  Students spend an average of two years in each level before mastering the skills to advance.  Students are evaluated in all skills required for advancement annually.

Level 1
These classes are for dancers in first and second grade who love to dance.  Classes available include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, & Hip Hop.

Level 2
These classes for for dancers in second through fourth grade who love to dance.  Experience is required.  Classes available include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, & Lyrical.

Level 3
These classes are for dancers age 9 and up who love to dance.  Experience is required.  Classes available include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, and Lyrical.

Level 4
These classes are for dancers age 10 and up who love to dance.  Experience is required.  Classes available include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, Lyrical, and Musical Theatre.

Level 5 through Advanced
These classes are for dancers age 11 and up who love to dance.  Experience is required.  Dancers who show strong ballet technique, excellent attendance, and strong ankles may be recommended to begin Pointe in Level 5.  Classes available include Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Musical Theatre, and Pointe.