Important Dates 2017 – 2018 Season


Fall/Winter Term
Monday September 11th
Through Friday December 22nd
Tuesday January 3rd
Through Friday June 2nd
Picture Day@NYD – May TBA
Recital Rehearsals – Thursday May 31st and Saturday June 2nd
Recital—Sunday, June 3rd at 1pm
Summer programs
Creative Campers June 11th – 22nd
Dance Camp – TBA
Master Classes – TBA
Ballet/Modern Intensive – July/August TBA


Holiday Closings 2017-2018

Please note we do not follow every school districts schedule

Rosh Hashanah –  September 21st & 22nd
Yom Kippur – September 29th/30th (some classes may be held – TBA)
Columbus Day – Oct. 9th
Thanksgiving Recess – Nov. 22nd (Wed.) – Nov. 26th
Christmas/New Year – Dec. 23rd – Jan 2nd (Classes resume on Tuesday Jan. 2nd)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Jan. 15th
Mid-Winter Break – Feb. 18th – 25th (Classes resume on the 26th)
Easter/Spring Recess – Friday, March 30th – April 8th (Classes resume on the 9th)
(HVYB Rehearsals TBA 4/7/18)
Memorial Day Weekend—May 25th (Fri.) – 28th (Mon,) (Classes resume on the 29th)

Tuition: Click Link Below:
Tuition 2017- 2018

Inclement Weather

Call New York Dance at 914-835-5252 or call or text Francesca directly 914-552-0425 for updated information. Please note we do not always follow school closings.


Class placement is based on age and ability that best serves the individual needs of each dancer. After observation, the faculty may advise an appropriate level different than that of a student’s age group.

Attendance and Punctuality

Students are encouraged to be punctual and regular in their attendance. Late arrivals of more than 15 minutes must observe the remainder of the class rather than participate so as to avoid injury and avoid disrupting the class in progress.

Dress Code

Ballet/Pointe, Fairytale, Creative and Pre-k Ballet: Leotard, pink footed tights, pink ballet slippers. Hair drawn back and neatly secured. Elastic waist skirts only. Ballet/Pointe: Any colored leotard, pink footed tights, full sole leather or canvas ballet shoes (skirts are permitted). Hair up and secured in a bun (no ponytails). No excess jewelry, shorts or streetwear.
Pointe shoes are to be fitted and approved by Ms Winnie, Mr Aaron
Lyrical/Contemporary: Leotard and footless tights and/or tight jazz pants, capris, or shorts, bare feet, hair in ponytail.
Jazz: Leotard, tights or fitted t-shirt/tank, jazz pants, black jazz shoes (jazz sneakers), hair in ponytail.
Tap: Leotard, fitted shirt, tights or jazz pants. NO JEANS or streetwear. Hair in a ponytail. Tap shoes must be approved by Ms. Fran. Ages 4 to 8, black patent leather flat tap shoes. Preteen to adult, black jazz/tap shoes.
Hip Hop: Leotard or tight fitting shirt, jazz or sweat pants, sneakers or jazz sneakers, hair in a ponytail.

Disclaimer: Students understand and expressly assume all risks involved in connection with dance instruction, rehearsal and training at NYD, including but not limited to risk of bodily injury occurring as a result of contact with other students, instructors, walls, equipment, floors, structure poles, and other objects located in or near dance studios, or the Student’s physical condition or physical limitations. Student waives all claims arising out of dance instruction, rehearsal, training, and performances at NYD and/or other performance spaces, whether caused by the negligence breach of contract, or otherwise, and whether for bodily injury, property, damage or loss or otherwise, which student may have against NYD, its successors and assigns, and its officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and their heirs, executors and administrators.