Offering Pre Professional Ballet classes to ages 5-19.

SBC 2019 -2020 School Year


Calendar Dates

Saturday August 3rd
Last Day Young Dancer Summer Classes

Friday August 9th
Last day of the Summer Intensive
*Reminder First Month SBC School Tuition is Due Friday August 23rd
SBC Open House 2:00-4:00 pm

Saturday August 24th- Sunday August 25th
Annual Photo Shoot with Jan Hanus (sign up is at SBC)

Tuesday September 3rd
First Day of classes SBC School Year!

Saturday September 21st

Master Class Julia Erickson, Pittsburgh Ballet Theater Principal Dancer 

Saturday September 28th
Class Photo Shoot with Jan Hanus All classes

Week of September 9th
YAGP rehearsals resume - schedule to be posted

Monday October 14th
Nutcracker Rehearsals Begin (FCPS Teacher Workday)

Thursday October 31st Halloween No Classes

Monday November 4th - Tuesday November 5th FCPS Teacher Workdays/SBC Closed
*No rehearsal planned

Friday November 22nd 

Master Class Yumelia Garcia, Joffrey Ballet and Milwaukee Ballet Principal dancer

Monday November 25th -Sunday December 1st No regular classes
Nutcracker Tech week and Warm up classes *Schedule to be posted

Saturday November 30th- Sunday December 1st SBC Nutcracker Performances

Monday December 2nd
No Classes/Dancer Day Off

Thursday December 5th
YAGP/December Gala Rehearsals Resume

Saturday December 21st
SBC December Gala *Requested date/ subject to FCPS approval

Saturday December 21st- Sunday January 5th SBC Closed for Winter Break

Monday January 6th Classes Resume

Wednesday January 15th Depart for YAGP Pittsburgh *No Pre Pro/Advanced Class

Thursday January 16th - Saturday January 18th
No Pre Professional/Advanced/Intermediate Classes- All in Pittsburgh

Monday January 20th MLK Day No Classes

Monday January 27th- Tuesday January 28th FCPS Teacher Workday No Classes

Monday February 17th Presidents Day No Classes

Tuesday March 3
FCPS Teacher Workday However We WILL have classes!!

Saturday April 4th Classes ON

Monday April 6th -Monday April 13th
SBC Spring Break NO Classes
*YAGP NYC Finals are April 10-17- if need we will have rehearsal

Saturday April 25th 

Master Class Courtney Lyon, Ballet quad Cities Artistic Director 

Monday May 4th 

Master Class Kristina Kambalov, Executive Director First state Ballet Theater 

Saturday May 16th
Proposed Celebration of Classics Performance

Saturday May 23rd-Monday May 25th Memorial Day Weekend No Classes

Thursday June 11th
Last Day SBC School Year!

June 15th- June 26th YAGP

Monday July 6th-Friday August 7th SBC Summer Intensive

Tuesday September 8th -First Day 2020-21 School Year

We follow Fairfax County Public Schools for all Closings, Holidays, Teacher Workdays and Inclement Weather days.

2019-20  School Year Schedule

Fall Session 2019
Tuesday  September 3rd- Friday December 20th ,2019

Winter Session 2020
Monday  January 6th- Friday April 3rd , 2020

Spring Session 2020
Monday  April 13th - Thursday June 11th , 2020

Summer Intensive 2020
Monday July 6th- Friday August 7th, 2020

*SBC Closed Monday August 9th- Monday August 31st, 2020

SBC Open House School Year 2020-2021

Friday August 21st 2:00-5:00 PM

First Day Classes 2020

Tuesday September 1st, 2020


3:30-5:00 Advanced/Pre Professional Division Ballet Technique
5:00-6:00 Advanced/Pre Professional Division Pointe/Variations

6:00-7:15 Intermediate Ballet Technique

7:15-8:00 Intermediate Pointe/Variations


3:30-5:00 Advanced/Pre Professional Division Ballet Technique

5:00-6:00 Young Dancer Ballet Technique

6:00-6:30 Young Dancer Pre Pointe/Pointe

6:30-9:00 Rehearsals as need


3:30-5:00 Advanced/Pre Professional Division Ballet Technique

5:00-6:00 Advanced /Pre Professional Division 

6:00-7:00 Young Dancer 


3:30-5:00 Pre Professional Ballet Technique

5:00-6:30 Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Technique

6:30-9:00 Rehearsal as Scheduled


3:30-5:00 Pre Professional Ballet Technique

5:00-6:30 Intermediate/Advanced Ballet Technique

6:30-9:00 Rehearsal as Scheduled


9:00-10:00 Preparatory/Young Dancer 

10:00-11:00 Intermediate Ballet Technique

11:00-1:00 Advanced/Pre Professional Division Ballet Technique 

1:30-6:30 Rehearsals as Scheduled