Junior Division Program at The Ailey School - Dance Classes NYC

Junior Division Program at The Ailey School


The Ailey School's Junior Division offers a diverse range of dance training classes and performance opportunities for students from beginner to pre-professional.


  • First Steps: ages 3-6
  • Bounding Boys: ages 4-6
  • Ailey Athletic Boys Dance: ages 7-10
  • Pre-Professional Program: ages 7-17
  • Summer Intensive Program: ages 12-15
  • Pre-Professional Scholarship Program: ages 15-17

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As an alternative, every Sunday the Ailey Extension offers youth dance and movement classes that require no prior experience or training.

  • Tiny Steps: ages 2-3
  • Hip-Hop 4 Kids: ages 7-11
  • Teen Extension: ages 12-17

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