The Dance Curriculum is a four-year comprehensive program designed for all students and enables students to discover their own innate capacity for the communication of ideas, thoughts, and feelings through the medium of dance and musicality is made central in the execution of dance. Level I-IV dance courses may be selected in grades 9-12. Each course level has a unique focus expanding students' knowledge base, introducing and refining techniques and skills in various genres of dance vocabulary and principles and elements of each style. Proficient application and execution of Ballet, Jazz, Modern, and Ethnic Dances are presented in Cultural and Historical context. Students' development of kinesiological body awareness, technical facility, spatial expressiveness, and personal creativity enables a focus for Choreography, Scoring, and Dance Composition.
Humanities and the Arts High School 207-01 116th Avenue Cambria Heights, NY 11411 718-978-2135 Mr. Kayode Ayetiwa, Principal