School Year Programs

Confidence, drive, focus and self discipline…these are the gifts dance gives your child, and at Charlotte Ballet Academy, it’s our passion!

Charlotte Ballet Academy, the only school of ballet in the state affiliated with a nationally renowned professional ballet Company, provides a nurturing and structured environment that encourages individuality, creative expression and an appreciation for the art of dance. The Academy provides expert instruction to students who are training for a professional career in dance, as well as those who are interested in simply experiencing the joy and benefits of dance training.

Charlotte Ballet Academy offers programs for students in a range of ages and with different levels of ability. School Year programs include the highest quality of instruction in ballet, modern, and jazz technique.




*Please scroll down and click on the Division that you would like to enroll your dancer for the 2016/2017 School Year to begin. 

Download 2016 Enrollment Instructions

A placement class is required for all dancers seeking to enroll in levels Ballet 1 and higher (Ballet 2, 3, 4, 5) for 2016/2017 Academy School Year.  Please sign-up for a placement class below for the 2016/2017 Academy School Year.  If you cannot attend any of the below placement classes, please call the Charlotte Ballet Academy at 704.372.3900 to schedule an in-class placement starting the week of September 12, 2016.

Charlotte Ballet Academy Preparatory Division (ages 3+),  Student Open Division (ages 6-14) and Adult Open Division (ages 14+) classes do not require a placement. Please click on Preparatory Division or Student Open Division to enroll for the 2016/2017 Academy School Year.

Placement Class for Ages 6-9

Placement Class for Ages 10-13

Placement Class for Ages 13+

Preparatory (Ages 3+)

Creative Movement

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Primary Division (Ages 6+)

Ballet 1, Jazz 1, Modern 1/2
Ballet 2, Jazz 2 & Modern 2
Boys Dance

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Intermediate Division (Ages 10+)

Ballet 3, Pointe 3, Jazz 3, Modern 3 & Student Ensemble 3
Ballet 4, Pointe 4, Jazz 4, Modern 4 & Student Ensemble 4

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Advanced Division (Ages 14+)

Ballet 5, Pointe 5, Jazz 5, Modern 5 & Student Ensemble 5

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Student Open Division (Ages 6-14)

Beginning Ballet, Youth Ballet

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Boys Dance Classes (Ages 7-10)

Class for young men to explore dance in an all-male environment.

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Pre-Professional Division

Year-round pre-professional training in ballet, pointe, male and female variations, pas de deux, men’s technique, modern, and jazz. By audition only.

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UNC Charlotte Program

An exciting partnership with the University of North Carolina at Charlotte allows both college and high school students to work towards receiving college credit while training at Charlotte Ballet Academy.

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