Acro

Acro and Cheer

In Acro students learn floor tumbling skills from beginner to advance. Skills range from basic rolls, handstands, handsprings & aerial skills to varied balance positions including chest, elbow, & handstands.

- Dancers should wear level colored leotard, tan or pink footless tights or black leggings, hair pulled back and bare feet. Black booty shorts are optional and should be worn with tights. 

Cheer is an activity in which the participants cheer for their team as a form of encouragement. It can range from chanting slogans to intense physical activity. It can be performed to motivate sports teams, to entertain the audience, or for competition.

-Dancers should wear leotard and tights (booty shorts optional) and white tennis shoes with hair pulled back. Poms purchased at studio for $15.

 *NO STREET SHOES ON DANCE FLOOR* 

 

Divas in Diapers

(Toddler Acro - Mommy & Me)

18 Months – 3.0 Years (1 and 2 year olds)

45 Minutes

10:00 – 10:45 ~ Mondays

12 Week Sessions

Fall Session: September – December (no recital dance or costume)

Spring Session: February – May Optional recital dance and one costume)

Max 12 Students

Come make new friends as you and your child stretch and exercise together. We'll play games and listen to music as we learn body awareness. Hands-on parent assistance is required as we teach your child basic tumble drills.

Attire: Tight fitting clothes and bare feet.

Extra Cost: One Costume – One Recital Dance (for spring only)

 

Pearl Acro– Mommy & Me

(Preschool Acro - Mommy & Me)

3.0 Years – 5.0 Years (3 and 4 year olds)

45 Minutes

11:00 – 11:45 ~ Mondays

12 Week Sessions

Fall Session: September – December (no recital dance or costume)

Spring Session: February – May (optional recital dance and one costume)

Max 12 Students

Come make new friends as you and your child stretch and exercise together. We'll play games and listen to music as we learn body awareness. Hands-on parent assistance is required as we teach your child basic tumble drills.

Attire: Tight fitting clothes and bare feet.

Extra Cost: One Costume – One Recital Dance (for spring only)

 

Pearl Acro

(Preschool Acro)

3.0 Years – 5.0 Years (3 and 4 year olds)

30 Minutes

Max 10 Students

In this 30 minute tumble class, students will begin to learn coordination and body control needed for future tricks. Basic tumble skills will be introduced in our fun and exciting acro environment.

Attire: Leotard with leggings and bare feet. No tutus or skirts

Extra Cost: One costume – One Recital Dance

 

Amethyst Acro

(Pre-Junior Acro / Intro to Acro Dance – Level 1)

5.0 years – 8.0 Years (5 , 6, & 7 year olds)

45 Minutes

Max 10 students

In our Amethyst Acro program students spend 45 minutes practicing safe and fundamental acrobatic skills. Focusing on gaining flexibility and strength for rolls, cartwheels, and handstands, all to each student's individual level of experience. Students are also introduced to basic dance technique like turns and leaps to be incorporated into our acro dance.

Attire: Purple leotard with tights or black leggings. Bare Feet.

Extra Cost: One costume – One Recital Dance

 

Sapphire Acro

(Junior Acro – Level 2)

7.0 Years – 15.0 Years ( 7 years and up)

45 Minutes

Max 10 Students

We pride our Acro program on having our students safely perfect each trick before progressing to the next. In Sapphire Acro our focus will be on increasing your child's strength and flexibility as well as advancing their tumble tricks. Starting with learning controlled handstands and cartwheels building up to back bend kick-overs with an introduction of partner tricks.

Attire: Blue leotard with tights or black leggings. Bare feet.

Extra Cost: One Costume – One Recital Dance

 

Ruby Acro

(Junior Acro – Level 3)

8.0 Years – 15.0 Years ( 8 years and up)

1 Hour

Max 10 Students

**Must have completed at least one year in Sapphire Acro and/or passed the Sapphire exam.**

In the Ruby Acro level we will continue to build your child's strength and flexibility. Starting with back bend kick-overs moving to front/back walkovers, bridge rollovers, and advancing into exciting partner tricks. Our goal is to have complete body control on all previously learned tricks to perform beautiful variations and dance choreography.

Attire: Maroon leotard with tights or black leggings. Bare Feet.

Extra Cost: One Costume – One Recital Dance

 

Emerald/Crystal Acro

(Intermediate Acro – Level 4)

9.0 Years – 16.0 Years ( 9 years and up)

1 Hour

Max 8 Students

**Must have completed at least one year of Ruby Acro and/or passed the Ruby exam**

In our Emerald & Crystal Acro class we will review front/back walkovers working towards aerials, tinsicas, and front and back handsprings. This level of acro requires more intense strength and flexibility training. Students will be given the option to join our competitive acro team, but would be required to take an additional weekly private/practice.

Attire: Black Leotard with black leggings. Bare Feet.

Extra Cost: One Costume – One Recital Dance

Competitive Expenses (optional): Costumes, Entry Fees, Accessories, etc. - costs TBD at a later date.

 

Cheer/Pom Squad

5.0 Years – 15.0 Years (5 years and up)

30 Minutes

Max 16 Students

In this energetic cheerleading class we will be shaking our pom poms to the beat of the music while learning proper cheer motions, jumps, and stunts. Only basic tumble skills (forward/backward rolls and cartwheels) will be taught in this class.

Attire: Black Leotard and Shorts. Bare Feet and new Tennis shoes.

Extra Cost: One costume – One Recital Dance

 

Private Acro Lessons 

30 Minute Sessions

** Can purchase individual classes, Weekly, Bi-Weekly, or Monthly **

This Private lesson includes an individualized lesson plan tailored to fit each child's tumble needs. This class focuses on enhancing current tricks and getting one on one feedback to improve at a more rapid pace.

(No Recital Dance included)

(Not eligible for Multi-Class discounts)

(Student must be enrolled in a Dance Junction group class as well)