IMPORTANT DATES

Please mark your calendars


  • September 9, 2019 • First Day of Classes • Tacoma and Orting Campuses
  • September 18, 2019 • Rehearsals begin for "The Gift" •  Ballet Levels 3 through 6 • Wednesday & Friday
  • September 28, 2019 • Auditions for "The Gift" Pre-Ballet through Ballet 2
  • September 30, 2019 through October 5, 2019 • Bring a Friend Week
  • October 12, 2019 • Rehearsals begin for "The Gift" • Pre-Ballet through Ballet 2 • Saturdays
  • October 31 • Vocabulary List 1: Ballet 3 - 6
  • November 25 through November 30, 2019 • Thanksgiving Break • No Classes ALL CAMPUSES
  • December 2 through December 7, 2019 • Parent Observation Week
  • TBA • "The Gift" - Performances • Time and location to be announced
  • December 19 • Vocabulary List 2 • Ballet 3 - 6
  • December 22, 2019 through January 12, 2020 •. Christmas Break • No Classes All Campuses
  • January 13, 2020 • Classes Resume • Tacoma and Orting Campuses
  • January 15, 2020 • SSD Ensemble Rehearsal Begins
  • January 30, 2020 • Midterm Exam • Ballet 3, Pointe 1, Ballet 5/6
  • January 31, 2020 • Midterm Exam • Ballet 6
  • February 4, 2020 • Midterm Exam • Ballet 4
  • February 10 through February 15, 2020 • Bring a Friend Week
  • March 1, 2020 • Last day to register for classes and still dance during the recital
  • March 5, 2020 • Vocabulary Quiz List 3 • Ballet 3 - 6
  • March 15, 2020 • Recital Fees Due
  • March 15, 2020 • Recital Tickets Available For Purchase
  • April 6, 2020 through April 11, 2020 • Spring Break • No Classes All Campuses
  • April 27, 2020 through May 2, 2020 • Parent Observation Week
  • May 6, 2020 • Auditions for 2020 Christmas Ballet and Dance Ensemble for the 2020/2021Season • Ballet 3 - 6 Students
  • May 12, 2020 • Final Exam • Ballet 4
  • May 15, 2020 • Final Exam • Ballet 3, Pointe 1, Ballet 5/6
  • May 16, 2020 • Final Exam • Ballet 6
  • May 22, 2020 • Vocabulary Quiz List 4 • Ballet 3 - 6
  • May 30, 2020 • Last Day of Classes *After School Enrichment Classes TBD
  • May 31, 2020 • Recital


  • June 1, 2020 • Registration Opens for Fall Classes
  • June 21, 2020 through June 27, 2020 • Summer Dance Intensive • Open to students Ages 11+
  • TBA • September 2020 • First Day of Classes • Tacoma and Orting Campuses