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The Artery!

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It's not too soon to start planning for summer! The ARTery's 2nd Annual Summer Dance Camp is June 15-19. See our EVENTS page for details! Download registration form here: camp_reg_form_2015.pdf

Here's Roxanne and Courtney on WOWT talking about camp: http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/Keeping-The-Kids-Busy-This-Summer-296410111.html

Every Dancing Classrooms residency ends with a culminating event, offering students the chance to perform in front of an audience! These events are all free and open to the public. These culminating events are coming up soon:

All Saints Catholic School   1335 S 10th St    Tuesday, March 31   2:30 pm

 

Burke High Rock Stars   12200 Burke Blvd    Tuesday, March 24 12:15 pm

 

Central High ACP   124 N 20th St     Thursday, March 26  7:40 am

 

Columbian Elementary School   330 S 127th St    Friday, May 15   2:45 pm 

 

Harrison Elementary School   5304 Hamilton St   Friday, April 10  2:15 pm

 

Hitchcock Elementary School   5809 S 104 St   Friday, April 10  2:30 pm

 

Holy Name Catholic School   2901 Fontenelle Blvd    Friday, March 27   2:00 pm

 

Jackson Elementary School   620 S 31st St   Monday, April 6  2:30 pm

 

Monroe Middle School   5105 Bedford Ave   Tuesday, April 7 10:12 am

 

Neihardt Elementary School   15130 Drexel St    Wednesday, April 29

 

          Barthing 9:00 am     Duncan 10:00 am     Gorchman 12:15 pm     Moore 1:15 pm

 

Prairie Lane Elementary School   11444 Hascall St    Friday, May 1   2:30 pm

 

Also coming soon:  The Spring 2015 "Colors of the Rainbow Team Match"

    8th Grade - Monday, April 20

    5th Grade - Monday, May 4

Both events are at 5:00pm at Lewis & Clark Middle School.  Free of charge!


 

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Dancing Classrooms was featured recently in a wonderful article on the Omaha Schools Foundation website: http://blog.omahaschoolsfoundation.org/ops-students-learn-to-dance-with-compassion/


 

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The ARTery's Fall 5th Grade Colors of the Rainbow Team Match was held November 17, and WOWT News was there!

Click the link to watch the clip. 

http://www.wowt.com/home/headlines/Dancing-Classrooms-Dazzels-Fifth-Gradeers-282999281.html

 

 

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Fox 42 recently did a brief story about our Dancing Classrooms residency at Rue Elementary in Council Bluffs. Watch it here:

http://www.fox42kptm.com/story/27399753/council-bluffs-fifth-graders-learn-more-than-just-dance-steps-in-pe-class

   

“Why just live when you can dance?”  -Pierre Dulaine

“Art is extraordinary tool.  It is extraordinary medicine, an investment.  And arts education is the most necessary thing in the world.  Because it makes people more human."  Mikhail Baryshnikov