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Welcome to Dancing Classrooms Washington D.C.

Dancing Classrooms DC closed on June 30, 2021. Please visit or email for more information about bringing the program to your classroom!

What is Dancing Classrooms?

Launched in 1994, Dancing Classrooms is an arts education program that uses ballroom dance to develop social skills and enhance academic success for 5th grade students.
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The Joy of Dancing

When Dancing Classrooms students perform the Tango, Merengue or Swing, you see life in their movements and light in their eyes.  

Building Confidence

Dancing Classrooms gives children faith in themselves to face whatever challenges the day or life begins.

Making a Difference

Dancing Classrooms is inspiring communities and school districts to bring life and joy back into their classrooms. 

The Mission

Our mission is to cultivate essential life skills in children  through the practice of social dance. 

The Vision

Our vision is to have schools and communities where every child is connected, respected, and provided a safe environment in which to thrive.

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Through the art of Ballroom Dancing, Dancing Classrooms helps children succeed in life by unleashing rapid development of essential social, emotional, and cognitive skills. A distinctively rich, in-school experience, the program engages students in the joy, discipline and teamwork of social dance and creates mutually respectful and effective learning environments. 

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