ballet shorter no frame RGB

Contact us

858 284 0561
7868 Raytheon rd.
San Diego, CA 92111

Primary level Program Ages 7 – 9


Students will be placed into this class upon successful completion of a placement lesson.
In this level, Students are taught fundamentals of ballet technique and develop the self-discipline necessary to continue study in the Classical Ballet Program. There is a continuation of emphasis on the relationship of movement, music and expression for this age group. Primary level lessons prepare students for the next level of study, the beginning of the School’s Classical Ballet Program.

The students will learn:

  • proper positioning of legs and feet, muscle tone exercises.
  • Routines for back strengthening and flexibility. Proper posture while sitting, standing or laying down.
  • Classical arm positions (basis: arondy/alonge) proper formation of the wrist.
  • Jumps: take-off, landing and posture before and after jumping, practice a range of jump styles.
  • Musicality and rhythm comprehension practice. Stepping into and out of the music phrasing.
  • Choreography schemes.

Age range: Age 7 by September 1st
Time commitment: 3 classes 2 days a week.



Thursday       Ballet at 5:30 – 6:30 + 30 min Body Conditioning

Saturday         Ballet at 12:00-1:00pm

Saturday          Body Conditioning with gym balls and Stretching  1:00-2:00


Blue tulle skirt with blue ribbon. Can be purchased from BISD
Blue short-sleeved leotard. Can be purchased from BISD

Pink ankle socks or tights – students may wear any plain lightly pink thin  socks
Pink canvas ballet slippers

White short–sleeved leotard
Black bike shorts
White ankle socks – students may wear any plain thin white socks
White ballet slippers

1 quarter: 9 weeks session

Full Program (3 classes per week)  –   $405 per 9 weeks quarter ( $45 per week, includes the discount for registered students). 

Additional Tap and Jazz class price info in BISD or SDAB office

Single class / Placement class – $ 20


Subscribe To Our News

Join our friends' list. When there is something worthwhile to share, we will get in touch

We will be in touch, when something worthwhile comes about