Entries by MsClaire

May 2017

Parents Day Demonstrations All CM1, CM2, CM3, and tap classes at Lambert Hall and Grace United will have their last class and Demonstration in class, the week of May 8th.  Parents are invited to watch what the children have learned. All children will receive fairy crowns and flowers. NO MAKEUPS ARE ALLOWED IN MAY. If […]

April 2017

No Classes Easter Saturday, April 15th In light of the Easter holidays, there are NO CLASSES Saturday, April 15th. Fall Registration Open  Brochures for our 2017/2018 year are now available.  Registration for fall classes will begin April 3rd. April Unit Study – Flamenco  Our unit study for April is the art of Spanish dance known […]

March 2017

 No Classes March 6-18 The Claire School of Dance will be  CLOSED for spring break March 6-18. Classes will resume Monday, March 20. Please note our break is TWO WEEKS.  Make up Classes Ms. Claire’s Tuesday classes WILL be held Tuesday, March 7, to make up for classes missed due to her recent illness. Miss […]

February 2017

GLOW Family Event   GLOW , our regular family event, will be held 6 p.m. Saturday, February 18th, in the basement of Grace United.  We furnish music and snacks as well as glow sticks and glow tape. You come in dark clothing. (Nothing white, please.) Use the glow tape to create an imaginative glow-in-the-dark costume! […]

January 2017

Classes Resume Classes resume Tuesday, January 3rd. Bonjour Paris! Performance New this year is our expanded May performance. Students preballet and up are eligible to perform. Information about our May 21 performance, Bonjour Paris!, is online.  Click here to download the parent information letter and here to download the permission slip.  Permission slips and performance fees […]

December 2016

No Classes Dec. 13th  – Jan 2nd The Claire School of Dance will be  CLOSED for winter break Tuesday, December 13th through Monday, January 2rd. Children’s classes will resume Tuesday, January 3rd.  We WILL hold classes, Monday, December 12th, as a “make up” for January 2nd. Parents Day in December Parents are invited to attend […]

November 2016

Thanksgiving Break     There will be NO CLASSES Thanksgiving week, November 21st – 26th.  Classes resume November 28th. Two New Newsletters In addition to our monthly newsletter of CSD activities, we are proud to introduce two additional newsletters: On Pointe, a dance history newsletter and Da Capo, a music history and theory newsletter. These newsletters, which […]

October 2016

No Classes On Halloween After consultation with many of our Monday parents, we will NOT hold any classes Monday, October 31. Happy Trick or Treating!  New York Nutcracker Due to renovations at St. John’s this December, and a lack of an alternate location, we regretfully announce that for the first time in 15 years, we […]

Student Spotlight: Contessa Moore and Vivienne Roselius

Contessa Moore and Vivienne Roselius, students at the Claire School of Dance since they were three years old and pictured here in their new uniforms, are moving to Level 3 this year. The two girls began taking class twice a week last year, when they started Level 2. Their diligence and excellent attendance allowed them to […]

September 2016

Fall Classes Start September 6th      Our academic school year begins Tuesday, September 6th  and runs through Saturday, May 13th.    New Parent Handbook To keep parents better informed, we have created a downloadable CSD Parent Handbook. Get your copy here: http://clairedance.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/CSD-parent-handbook816.pdf   New CSD Video In what is now a CDS summer tradition, […]