About Ms. Ross
Academy students are encouraged to take a minimum of two 90 minute ballet classes per week.
Pre Ballet Students (Ages 5-7)may take one 90 minute class per week, and will be expected to attend all rehearsals for performances except in the case of a dire medical or family emergency.
Ballet I Students (Ages 8-11)should take a minimum of two 90 minute classes per week as well as any special classes such as character and the summer ballet intensive.
Ballet II Students (Ages 9-12)should take a minimum of three 90 minute classes per week in addition to special classes and the summer intensive unless they are accepted into American Ballet Theater's Summer Intensive in NYC.
Ballet III Students (Ages 10-12)should take a minimum of four 90 minute classes per week as well as the requirements of Ballet I and II students.
Ballet IV Students (Ages 11-13)should take a minimum of four 90 minute classes per week, in addition to at least one 60 minute pointe class and one 60 minute character class as well as all of the other requirements of Ballet I-III students.
Monthly Tuition For Academy Children
60 minute pointe, character, variations, and pas de deux classes may be purchased with a 10 class card for $120.00. Single, 60 minute group lessons (two or more students) are $14.00 each. 60 minute private lessons are $100.00 or a class card of 10 private lessons for $750.00 to be used within 3 months from date of purchase. There are no refunds; however, group make up classes may be scheduled. Need and talent-based scholarships are available. There is a 50% discount for boys and men. There is a 10% discount for the first sibling and a 15% discount for the second sibling and a 20% discount for the third sibling. Parents who refer a student who pays in full for a full semester will receive one month tuition free for one child.
Open Classes For AdultsAdults may take any open adult class and pay for a single class ($16.00) or purchase a class card ($145.00 for 10 classes) which expires 3 months from the date of purchase. Private lessons for adults are available by appointment.