Jazz for Children

Class Grades Available:

  1. Primary
  2. Grade 1
  3. Grade 2
  4. Grade 3

Summary Course Description:

A broad term for American social and stage dance employing jazz or jazz – influenced music, it emphasizes bodyline and flexible torso; fast, accurate footwork and isolations. Taught by professionals, this course is based on the syllabus of The Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing (C.S.T.D.), Australia. The syllabus offers the minimum of 6 years training from Primary to Grade 6 (professional level). The school also encourages students to take annual examination. However this course is suitable also for students who are interested in just having fun and getting fit.

Student & adult courses

Typical Class Structure:

Warm-up / dance routine / cool-down


Combines jazz and hip-hop technique and focuses on the body’s response to movement.


The Commonwealth Society of Teachers of Dancing, Australia


The entire course covers 3 years of study

  • 6-8 year olds attend once/week (one hour)
  • 9-12 year olds attend twice/week (one hour)


Physical development with improved memory and sense of rhythm. The course is taught by a teacher qualified to lead the student into a professional dance career, but classes also suit those looking for an enjoyable hobby.

Strengthening of the body, improved flexibility, co-ordination and concentration. The classes are designed for the students enjoyment, whatever their level.


Leotard or tight fitted top / tights or dancing pants / Jazz shoes available at Dance Centre