DANCE AT LI

The courses for the department are listed below but to learn more about content and expectations within a course see the downloads on the right side of the page.

All LI Dance Courses are aligned to the last version of the VT GLE's and the current National Core Arts Standards for Dance Education.

Semester Courses:

  • Improvisation/Composition - fall               
  • Dance History - spring
  • Student Dance Aide (for students who have taken the class previously, passed, and want to take it again for credit as a teaching assistant)

Year Long Courses:

  • Dance Techniques and Elements
  • Jazz Dance
  • Ballet Techniques
  • Student Dance Aide (for students who have taken the class previously, passed, and want to take it again for credit as a teaching assistant)
  • Dance Company (audition based ensemble, teaching and performing opportunities, grades 10-12)
  • Independent Study (available to seniors who want to pursue dance after high school)

Class meeting times for 2019-2020:       

Pointe Club will be scheduled for the year once students interested have been polled to find the best time of day/week to meet.

Classes

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Dance Company
 2nd  2nd 2nd 2nd
Dance Techniques & Elements 3rd 3rd  3rd 3rd
Jazz Dance 4th  4th 4th 4th
Ballet Techniques 6th 6th 6th 6th 6th
Dance Techniques & Elements7th7th  7th 7th
Jazz Dance
 8th 8th 8th 8th
Dance Club    3:00-3:20
Tap Club    3:20-3:40
Hip Hop Club    3:40-4:00