DRESS CODE FOR ALL STUDENTS

 The school’s dress-code** for the ballet classes is aligned with that of the Royal Academy of Dance

(RAD)

Music and Movement

All students: tighter fitting t shirt and legging style bottoms, bare feet

Early Dance Program

Girls: Lilac*, sleeveless cotton blend, “tank-top” style. Pink tights or white socks, pink ballet slippers

or pink gymnastic slippers with pink elastic. Slippers should fit snugly around the foot.

Boys: White T-shirt or white boys cap-sleeved leotard, black or navy-blue fitted shorts, white ballet

slippers with white elastics, or white gymnastic slippers.

Primary, Grade 1, Grade 2 Ballet

Girls: Lilac*, sleeveless cotton blend, “tank-top” style. Pink tights or white socks, pink ballet slippers

or pink gymnastic slippers with pink elastic. Slippers should fit snugly around the foot.

All Primary students will be fitted for the “Primary skirt” (there is a rental fee for the year).

Grade 1 and Grade 2 students will be fitted and assigned a character skirt. Both grades need

character shoes with 1½ cm heel.

Boys: White T-shirt or white boys cap-sleeved leotard, black or navy-blue fitted shorts, white ballet

slippers with white elastics. Black jazz slippers (they have a small heel) for character

* The RAD (and thus Mondor, the manufacturer) have discontinued the light blue leotard. Please

continue using what you have until your child outgrows her current one.

Grade 3 – Grade 4

Girls: Dark Green* sleeveless cotton blend, “tanktop” style. Pink tights or white socks, pink ballet

slippers or pink gymnastic slippers with pink elastic. Slippers should fit snugly around the foot.

Students to be fitted and assigned a character skirt. Both grades need character shoes with 3½ cm

heel.

*The RAD (and thus Mondor, the manufacturer) is discontinuing the navy blue. Please continue using what you

have until your dancer outgrows her current one.

Boys: White T-shirt or white boy’s cap-sleeved leotard, black or navy-blue fitted shorts, white ballet

slippers with white elastics. Black jazz slippers (they have a small heel) for character

Creative Movement 1 – 4

Girls: “Reversible tights” or black leggings and leotard same as ballet class leotard.

Boys: White or plain colour T-shirt, black leggings or fitted shorts.

National classes ISTD

Same as for the character sections in the Grades

Technique 1, 2, Intermediate Foundation, Intermediate, higher Grades (6 & 7)

Girls: Simple Spaghetti strap type leotard (Mondor), either black, or forest green. NO lace, no extra

lines, pink tights, pink ballet slippers.

Boys: White cap-sleeved leotard, black or navy tights, white socks white ballet slippers.

Pre- Professional classes and Grade 8

Girls: Simple strap type leotard, either black, or any color. NO extra lace embellishments, no extra

lines on the back. Pink tights, pink ballet slippers, pointe shoes

Boys: White cap-sleeved leotard, black or navy tights, white socks white ballet slippers

Contemporary 1, 2, 3, 4

Footless tights or leggings, and T-shirt or leotard

 

** A class is a place of learning, not a stage! The Dancers’ Dress code ensures safety for the dancers.

Please adhere to our dress code!