Welcome To 

The Artery!

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 Here’s the link to our donation page:

 https://www.omahagives24.org/index.php?section=organizations&action=newDonation&fwID=945

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The ARTery's 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


 

Congratulations

 

to the winners of the Dancing Classrooms Colors of the Rainbow Team Matches!

 


 

Jackson Elementary School

 

5th grade champions

 

and

 

Marrs Middle School

 

8th grade champions


And congratulations to the winners of the annual Dancing Classrooms Poster Contest!

1st place - Jared Ramirez, Jackson Elementary School

2nd place - Libbery Bollinger, Neihardt Elementary School

3rd place - Marha Steffens, Neihardt Elementary School

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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. Coming up soon:

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

Bloomer Elementary School  210 S 7th Street, Council Bluffs   Tuesday, May 26   1:15 pm

 

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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