Dance Classes for Ages 6-12 in Wellington, FL

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At Vantage Pointe Dance Studios, anyone can learn to dance

We recognize that dancers aged 6 to 12 each bring their own unique energy and creativity to the dance floor. That’s why we offer a diverse range of dance classes tailored to this dynamic age group, focusing on their developmental and individual needs.

Our classes cover the essential elements of dance, teaching foundational techniques, rhythm, and movement while maintaining an engaging and fun atmosphere. We incorporate a variety of music, from current pop hits to timeless classics, to resonate with their diverse tastes and keep them excited about dancing. This combination of solid dance fundamentals and engaging music ensures that our young dancers are always eager and inspired for every class.

Our Approach to Dance Classes for Kids

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Dance Lessons Should Be Fun!

We understand that for 6-12 year-olds, dance is not just about learning steps, but about enjoying the journey and expressing themselves. Our goal is for every student in this age range to absolutely LOVE their dance classes, embarking on an adventurous journey of growth, skill development, and self-expression. We put the “fun” into the fundamental dance steps!

Our skilled team expertly combines comprehensive dance education with a vibrant, youth-focused approach, providing a space for these young dancers to explore their passion for dance. Whether they’re just starting out or continuing to develop their skills, our instructors are ready to guide them in making significant progress, all while ensuring the classes are enjoyable, lively, and enriching.

We Emphasize Healthy Technique

Healthy technique is critical to lifelong enjoyment of the dance. Our first priority is teaching strong fundamentals, including safe stretching, technique, vocabulary, and choreography. We believe that thoughtful instruction is essential to dance development and safeguards students from injury.

Once the fundamentals are in place, you can design your journey. Our qualified teachers will assist you in developing your dance and exploring different styles and programs. Learn with us as we infuse elements of performance throughout the year along with year-end recitals into our well-rounded approach to fostering dance excellence.

Dance Groups

Tumbling (6-18 years old)

A class for various levels, teaching skills like cartwheels, roundoffs, aerials, and handsprings.

Musical Theatre (5-10 years old)

Jazz-based classes with Broadway style music and dancing, suitable for the younger segments.

Ballet Basics (5-8 years old)

An introductory ballet class for younger children in this age group.

Ballet Classes (5-18 years old)

Ballet classes at various levels of proficiency, suitable for those in the 6-12 range at the appropriate skill level.

Acro Classes (5-18 years old)

Acrobatics classes with a focus on controlled tricks and dance techniques.

Jazz Classes (5-18 years old)

Classes focusing on jazz techniques and conditioning, appropriate for 6-12 year olds at different skill levels.

Preteen Jazz (8-14 years old)

A jazz class specifically for beginners between 8-14 years old.

Contemporary Classes (5-18 years old)

These classes fuse various styles like ballet, modern, and jazz, suitable for different skill levels within the 6-12 age range.

Hip Hop (5-18 years old)

A class teaching a variety of hip hop techniques and movements, appropriate for the 6-12 years old segment.

Jazz Funk (5-10 years old)

A class that blends jazz and hip hop, suitable for the younger part of the 6-12 age range.

Latin Jazz (5-10 years old)

This class uses Spanish and Caribbean rhythms to teach dance styles like mambo and salsa with a jazz foundation.

Leaps & Turns (5-18 years old)

A class focused on conditioning techniques for leaps and turns, suitable for students within these ages.

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“Our daughter recently started taking Princess Pre-K with Ms. Ashley and absolutely loves it. She begs to go to ballet class every day. We can’t wait until she’s old enough to take multiple classes.”

— Jenny B.

“Very Professional staff, amazing studio, impressive accomplishments & awards. Highly recommend.”

— Kathy J.

“Excellent instructors who are passionate about teaching dance and provide positive, enthusiastic influences to the young lives they impact.”

— Jackie D.

“I could honestly right an extremely long review but I will keep it short sweet and simple and say this studio is definitely rated 5-stars. they welcome you with open arms from the very beginning and make you feel a part of their family thank you vantage point for being a part of our lives.”

— Erin J.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the qualifications and experience of the dance instructors?

Our team is comprised of passionate and qualified professionals. All teachers participate in our classroom training and background checks. Many have performance experience and/or relevant degrees and are passionate about sharing their love for the art form with the next generation.

Can parents watch or join the kids dance classes?

Yes, parents are welcome to watch the dance classes! We believe in creating a positive and inclusive environment. While direct participation in class may be limited to the dancers, we encourage parents to observe and share in the joy of their child’s dance experience.

What are the fees for your dance classes, and are there any discounts or packages available?

Tuition is based on the season and paid either in one annual fee or monthly installments. You can find all the prices and packages here.

How does the dance school group dancers?

We carefully group dancers based on both age and skill level. This ensures that each class provides an appropriate level of challenge and support for every student. For those interested in a more competitive track, we offer specialized classes and teams, allowing dancers to further advance in their training.

What should my child wear to dance class?

Comfort is key! We recommend dancers wear appropriate dance attire, such as leotards, tights, and ballet shoes. For other dance styles, comfortable activewear and clean, non-marking dance shoes are ideal. Detailed dress code information can be found here.

What dance styles do you offer for kids?

We offer a diverse range of dance styles to spark the creativity and passion of our young dancers. From classical ballet to energetic jazz and modern hip-hop, there’s something for every child to explore and enjoy at Vantage Pointe Dance School.

How can I support my child’s learning?

Support your child’s ballet learning by practicing basic movements at home, incorporating music into playtime, and celebrating their dance experiences.