Welcome to Hamilton Middle School Dance

Hamilton Middle School’s dance program’s mission is to create lifelong dancers! Dance is not for those with natural talent, it is for EVERY BODY! Dance is freedom. Dance is a way of escaping life. 
Dance always makes people smile. Dance is instinct. Dance is a part of us!


Class Goals:

  1. Develop proficiency in dance technique in many styles

  2. Understand the history of dance styles and enhance writing skills by using this knowledge

  3. Understand other cultures through dance

  4. Understand alignment (posture) and anatomy (body parts) as they relate to dancers

  5. Create choreography in traditional and/or experimental approaches

  6. Learn the basic skills of theatre as related to dance production

  7. Perform in various venues (in class, out of class, on stage, etc.)