Dance Classes

Dance Classes

Tiny Tots (Ballet, Tap & Tumbling suggested 2+ y.o. recommended for a great way for your toddler to get moving, sing songs, learn their colors, abc’s and numbers, just a fun way to get moving in the morning. Punch passes & drop-ins available)

Combo (Ballet, Tap & Tumbling suggested 3-5 y.o.)

Combo I (Ballet, Tap & Tumbling suggested 3-4 y.o.)

Combo II (Ballet, Tap & Tumbling suggested 4- 5 y.o.)

Combo III (Ballet, Tap & Tumbling suggested 5 – 6 y.o.)

Boyz Dance (5+ and introductory class for boys interested in dance. Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap & Theater)

Ballet/Jazz I (6 – 9 y.o.)

Hip Hop II (10+) (Ballet II recommended)

Hip Hop III (10+) no prerequisites a great class to get your funk on! Adults Welcome!

Jazz III (11+ y.o.) (Ballet II or III recommended)

Advanced Contemporary (Ages 12+, 3+ years of ballet required) This is a great class to work on choreography, strength and movement. Kids & Adults are welcome too!

Turns & Leaps  (8+) this class is to focus on your turns, leaps and tricks. Starting with a great warm-up to stretch and warm your muscles this class will break down and teach you how to increase your height and flexibility in leaps and the opportunity to work on your more difficult steps in detail.

Ballet II (7-9 y.o. recommended)

Jazz II (7-9 y.o. recommended)

Pre-Teen Ballet (10+ a minimum of 1 year ballet)

Advanced Ballet (A minimum of 2 years ballet experience, recommended 13+ y.o.)

Pre-Pointe (A minimum of 2 years experience ballet required, recommended 12+ y.o.)

Modern (8+ recommended, this classes focuses more on choreography. )

Composition (Ages 10+ beginning choreography & composition, )

Irish Step – (All ages) In this beginning class, we will learn the basics of Irish step dancing, as made popular by “Riverdance”. Class will focus on “soft shoe” dances: reel, light jig, single jig, and slip jig. No previous dance experience is necessary. Students should dress in lightweight, comfortable clothing, and wear either ballet shoes or lightweight shoes with a very flexible sole and as small a heel as possible.

Salida Dance Studio Showcase is May 19-21, 2017




2017 SALIDA DANCE STUDIO Registration Form

Online registration helpful hints:

Click here to be directed to our new online registration software: Click Here (NOTE: 2015 Enrollments must be done on a computer NOT your phone. Sorry for any inconvenience.)

You will need an account for both yourself and your child. You can go ahead and use the same email address but be sure to use their account when signing up for classes.

You can pay for your daughter by linking your accounts with a relationship status and noting that you will pay for her classes, and that you are her parent and that you share pricing.

You will then want to purchase one month or one year of classes.

You will then want to make a recurring reservation under their account utilizing the pricing option you paid for to sign them up for either the months or years classes.

If you choose by month you will get a reminder email and purchase your next month’s pass and sign them up for the next set of classes.


Please check for details!
Here’s what you need to know! 
– Review the schedule online at
– Registration will be open July 15th – August 15th for Early Bird Pricing
Registration cut-off will be September 15th
– ALL classes are first come first serve!
– Classes are limited to 16 students, classes with fewer than 5 students WILL BE cancelled and a replacement class will be offered.
– 2016/17 SDS Dance Season is Aug 29 – May 20, registering for a class means you are committing to the entire season and two performances and that you will do your best to be in class and on time.
– All absences must be approved by your teacher, if you are sick you must call, text or email your teacher. Make-up classes will be available for approved absences and sickness only. Unexcused absences will not be offered a make-up class.
– Cancellation Policy is a $50 cancellation fee per class for any dropped classes afterOctober 1st, 2016. 
– There will be two performances the Nutcracker December 3rd and the
SDS Showcase (tentatively scheduled May 19-21)
NEW!! Fast Track, if you would like to take your skills to the next level we will be offering a fast track this year, 5 classes for $250 per month. Any additional classes will be a the normal rate. Students choosing this path will eligible for Junior Company Invitations which will be given in May 2017. (If you are interested in this process please complete a paper registration form and schedule a registration time in person with Jaime after July 15th.)
Junior Company will begin in the summer of 2017, JoDee and Kellyn are excited to offer this unique opportunity to work on performance skills and take our company to additional performance opportunities!
NEED HELP FINANCIALLY? Scholarship applications are on our website and at the studio. Applications are due on July 15th.
WANT TO HELP? We are still looking for sponsors for our Salida Dance Studio Scholarship program, please contact Jaime for details!
If you have any questions, please call Jaime at 719.221.0515 AFTER July 11th, 2016.
If you have any questions, please contact Jaime at 719.221.0515 AFTER July 11th, 2016.
I will be ON VACATION, July 1 – 10 and will return any calls, texts or emails between July 11 – 15th, 2016.
We are looking forward to an AMAZING SEASON and we can not wait for you to be a part of it! We have grown so much in the last year and we can not thank you all enough for all of your support and dedication! With so many new students we are doing our best to communicate the expectations and commitment that is needed for us to successfully teach our students. Please do not hesitate to ask any questions.
Happy Dancing!! ~ Jaime