Dance

Copthill offers ballet, tap and modern, adult tap and a dance club. Parents are invited to watch classes each term.

We work with The Royal Academy of Dance syllabus which offers an internationally recognised portfolio of examinations and assessments designed to encourage, motivate and reward pupils of all ages and abilities.  It has a progressive structure for learning and achievement in dance.

What dance can offer

  • Dance promotes confidence, coordination, exercise, posture, discipline, creativity and joy
  • Dancers have the opportunity to perform at school events 
  • From Year 4, ballet dancers are invited to take ballet lessons
  • Year 4+ pupils work towards achieving dance colours
  • Years 5 and 6 dancers have an annual choreography competition
  • Copthill takes part in 'Love to Dance' shows at the Cresset Theatre every two years
  • The school has a close association with the Welland School of Dancing in Stamford