Lompoc High is proud to offer a variety of courses in the performing arts genre of dance. Students are able to enroll in dance classes each of their four years of high school. Students from a wide range of experiences, training, and exposure are able to enhance their skill and knowledge in the world of dance. Every student in the dance program has the opportunity to perform publicly twice a year with the LHS Dance Company. Elite dancers are encouraged to audition for the school's competitive and performance team, Sapphire Dance.

Spring Dance show

Our NEw Dance Studio!

The Director

Ms. Bree Jansen has directed the LHS Dance program since 2003. She is the instructor for all of the Dance 1-4 and Dance Quest classes and is the advisor/director of the Sapphire Dance Team. She also teaches reading improvement and is the assistant director of the LHS Theatre Arts program. Ms. Jansen graduated from Lompoc High where she was a varsity Spiritleader captain, ASB Treasurer, and life member of CSF. She studied dance at the Lompoc School of Dance under director Denise Donlon. She received her Bachelor's in English and her Master's in Education at UC Santa Barbara. In 2020 she was named Santa Barbara County Performing Arts Teacher of the Year.