Class Schedule

$14 per class paid monthly (on the 1st of each month). Drop-in option not available.


Level 1b / 4:30-5:30pm

Level 2b / 5:30-6:45pm

Pointe / 6:45-7:15pm

Level 3b / 7:15-8:45pm


Primary A (Age 5) / 3:45-4:30pm

Level 1A (Ages 8-9) / 4:30-5:30pm

Level 2a / 5:30-6:45pm

Pointe / 6:45-7:15pm

Level 3a / 7:15-8:45pm


Primary B (Age 6) / 3:45-4:30pm

Level 1b / 4:30-5:30pm

Level 2b / 5:30-6:45pm

Pointe / 6:45-7:15pm

Level 3b / 7:15-8:45pm


Primary C (Age 7) / 3:45-4:30pm

Level 1A (Ages 8-9) / 4:30-5:30pm

Level 2A / 5:30-6:45pm

Pointe / 6:45-7:15pm

Level 3A / 7:15-8:45pm


Private Lessons / 10AM-12pm

Level 3b / 12-1:30pm

Pointe / 1:30-2pm

Private Lessons / After 2pm


  • LOCATION: We are located in the vibrant arts community building, Alberta Abbey in NE Portland.

  • REGISTRATION: We accept beginning dancers only, ages 5 to 9.

  • CLASS SIZE: To ensure individual attention & careful artistic cultivation, we intentionally keep class sizes small.

  • WAITING LISTS: A waiting list is established once the class size limit is met.

  • FEE: There is an annual registration fee of $45 per family.

  • YEAR: Our school year runs Jan to Dec.

  • HOLIDAYS: New Year’s Eve & Day, Spring Break, Two Summer Weeks, Halloween, Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Week

  • DRESS CODE: Ballet Slippers & Comfortable, Fitted Clothing

  • PERFORMANCE: We have an Annual Autumn Performance.

  • TUITION: Monthly Tuition is due on or before the first of every month. We offer autopay.

  • MAKING UP: Classes missed may be made up within a month of absence, outside of the dancer's regular schedule.

  • ON TIME: Please be on time for class. This ensures proper warming up of muscles & cultivation of focus.

  • QUIETUDE: The downstairs hall, by the studio, is quite echo-ey. To minimize traveling sounds, one parent may accompany each dancer downstairs to attend class. The rest of the family (including siblings) may hang out in Alberta Abbey’s cute café upstairs until class is over.

  • PRIVATE LESSONS: Available upon request.

  • APP: Our studio app is available in your app store.

  • DISCOUNT: 10% Family Discount!

  • LEVELS: The levels at RCBS move in the following sequence; Primary A, B, C, Levels 1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b. Once 3b (Intermediate) is completed, dancers graduate & attend pre-professional or recreational classes all over. RCBS Alumni have been accepted into programs & companies like Oregon Ballet Theatre School, Jefferson Dancers, Bodyvox’s Junior Artist Generator as well as many summer intensives including Dance Theatre of Harlem’s program in NYC.