Registration, Handbook and Financial Aid

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Children's and Youth Division Online Registration Instructions

  

Fall Semester Registration

Children's and Youth Divisions:

Registration is currently open!

Pre-Professional Division: 

Registration is currently open!

 

Youth Pre-Pointe and Pointe Placement Class and Registration: Students in Summer Youth Ballet III and IV interested in being approved for Pre-Pointe or Pointe should attend a placement ballet class in the class immediately preceding Youth Pre-Pointe or Youth Pointe class, or on Free Trial Class Day-Saturday, August 29. Please fill out a Trial Class Form and bring it with you to the placement class. Students wishing to take Pre-Pointe or Pointe must register for 2 Youth ballet classes per week, including the Youth Ballet class immediately preceding the Pre-Pointe or Pointe class. 


Free Trial Class Day!

Students ages 8 and up are invited to take a FREE Trial Class in the Youth and Children's Divisions on Saturday, August 29. This is a great opportunity to get placed in the appropriate class level by a teacher, take a class you've always wanted to try, or bring a friend with you to your favorite class! Please fill out a Trial Class Form and bring it with you to the placement class (no payment info necessary). 

Trial Class Day Schedule - Saturday, August 29

10:00-11:30 AM – Ballet (ages 8-11) with Daielma Decker 

10:00-11:30 AM – Jazz (ages 12-16) with Katie Rafferty 

11:30 AM-1:00 PM – Jazz (ages 8-11) with Katie Rafferty 

11:30 AM-1:00 PM – Ballet (ages 12-16) with Daielma Decker 

1:00-2:00 PM – Tap (ages 9-16) with Star Dixon

1:00-1:30 PM – Pre-Pointe (ages 12-16) with Daielma Decker

2:00-3:00 PM – Classical Modern Duncan Technique (ages 10-14) with Jennifer Sprowl 


Class Schedules

2015-2016 Pre-Professional Division: September 8, 2015 - June 5, 2016

Pre-Professional Division 2015-2016 Schedule

Fall Semester: September 8, 2015 - January 24, 2016

Children's Division Fall Semester Schedule

Youth Division Fall Semester Schedule

Spring Semester: January 25 - June 5, 2016


Registration Information

A $40 non-refundable and non-transferrable registration fee for each class applies to all students in the Children’s and Youth Division. An $80 non-refundable and non-transferrable annual registration fee applies to all students in the Pre-Professional Division. A $500 non-refundable and non-transferrable annual registration fee applies to all students in the Trainee Program. A $100 non-refundable and non-transferable registration fee applies to all students in the Summer Intensive Programs. Classes in the Adult Open Division are held on a drop-in basis and do not require a registration fee. 

The Joffrey Academy strongly recommends that registration be completed online.

Admission to the Pre-Professional Division and Trainee Program at the Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet is determined by audition. Acceptance is based on the dancer’s physical capability, openness to instruction, and available space in the class or level.

For more information or to enroll, contact Joffrey Academy Reception at: reception [at] joffrey [dot] org or 312.784.4600.

 

Handbook

Download the 2015-2016 Joffrey Academy of Dance Parent and Student Handbook.


Financial Aid

Financial Aid Deadlines

Trainee Program: April 1
Pre-Professional Division: July 1
First Semester (Children's and Youth Programs): August 1
Second Semester (Children's and Youth Programs): November 1
Summer Intensives & Summer Camps: February 5
Summer Session: May 1

 

Apply here for Financial Aid:

Summer Intensives & Camps Financial Aid Application

Year-Round Programs Financial Aid Application

 

International Student Information

The Joffrey Academy now offers M1 student visas. For more information, please visit International FAQ or email Sarah Mazzulla at smazzulla [at] joffrey [dot] org.

 

Content

Register online: https://online.spectrumng.net/Joffrey. Login with your username and password to sign up for classes. If you have questions about your member login, contact Reception: reception [at] joffrey [dot] org

Children's and Youth Division Online Registration Instructions

  

Fall Semester Registration

Children's and Youth Divisions:

Registration is currently open!

Pre-Professional Division: 

Registration is currently open!

 

Youth Pre-Pointe and Pointe Placement Class and Registration: Students in Summer Youth Ballet III and IV interested in being approved for Pre-Pointe or Pointe should attend a placement ballet class in the class immediately preceding Youth Pre-Pointe or Youth Pointe class, or on Free Trial Class Day-Saturday, August 29. Please fill out a Trial Class Form and bring it with you to the placement class. Students wishing to take Pre-Pointe or Pointe must register for 2 Youth ballet classes per week, including the Youth Ballet class immediately preceding the Pre-Pointe or Pointe class. 


Free Trial Class Day!

Students ages 8 and up are invited to take a FREE Trial Class in the Youth and Children's Divisions on Saturday, August 29. This is a great opportunity to get placed in the appropriate class level by a teacher, take a class you've always wanted to try, or bring a friend with you to your favorite class! Please fill out a Trial Class Form and bring it with you to the placement class (no payment info necessary). 

Trial Class Day Schedule - Saturday, August 29

10:00-11:30 AM – Ballet (ages 8-11) with Daielma Decker 

10:00-11:30 AM – Jazz (ages 12-16) with Katie Rafferty 

11:30 AM-1:00 PM – Jazz (ages 8-11) with Katie Rafferty 

11:30 AM-1:00 PM – Ballet (ages 12-16) with Daielma Decker 

1:00-2:00 PM – Tap (ages 9-16) with Star Dixon

1:00-1:30 PM – Pre-Pointe (ages 12-16) with Daielma Decker

2:00-3:00 PM – Classical Modern Duncan Technique (ages 10-14) with Jennifer Sprowl 


Class Schedules

2015-2016 Pre-Professional Division: September 8, 2015 - June 5, 2016

Pre-Professional Division 2015-2016 Schedule

Fall Semester: September 8, 2015 - January 24, 2016

Children's Division Fall Semester Schedule

Youth Division Fall Semester Schedule

Spring Semester: January 25 - June 5, 2016


Registration Information

A $40 non-refundable and non-transferrable registration fee for each class applies to all students in the Children’s and Youth Division. An $80 non-refundable and non-transferrable annual registration fee applies to all students in the Pre-Professional Division. A $500 non-refundable and non-transferrable annual registration fee applies to all students in the Trainee Program. A $100 non-refundable and non-transferable registration fee applies to all students in the Summer Intensive Programs. Classes in the Adult Open Division are held on a drop-in basis and do not require a registration fee. 

The Joffrey Academy strongly recommends that registration be completed online.

Admission to the Pre-Professional Division and Trainee Program at the Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet is determined by audition. Acceptance is based on the dancer’s physical capability, openness to instruction, and available space in the class or level.

For more information or to enroll, contact Joffrey Academy Reception at: reception [at] joffrey [dot] org or 312.784.4600.

 

Handbook

Download the 2015-2016 Joffrey Academy of Dance Parent and Student Handbook.


Financial Aid

Financial Aid Deadlines

Trainee Program: April 1
Pre-Professional Division: July 1
First Semester (Children's and Youth Programs): August 1
Second Semester (Children's and Youth Programs): November 1
Summer Intensives & Summer Camps: February 5
Summer Session: May 1

 

Apply here for Financial Aid:

Summer Intensives & Camps Financial Aid Application

Year-Round Programs Financial Aid Application

 

International Student Information

The Joffrey Academy now offers M1 student visas. For more information, please visit International FAQ or email Sarah Mazzulla at smazzulla [at] joffrey [dot] org.

 

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Joffrey Academy of Dance, Official School of The Joffrey Ballet, is the only training program owned, operated or endorsed by The Joffrey Ballet. The Joffrey Ballet is not affiliated with any other dance training or school program, including the Joffrey Ballet School in New York. The Joffrey Academy, located in the Exelon Education Center at Joffrey Tower in Chicago, Illinois is the only school that follows the organizational mission, training syllabi, and artistic vision of The Joffrey Ballet. No other program, including those holding the Joffrey name, is sanctioned by The Joffrey Ballet. For more information, please contact Academy Reception at 312.784.4600.