8th Grade Social Dance Program


Regular price $130.00
8th Grade Social Dance Program

This year's 8th-grade class is getting their chance with social dance!

The Social Dance program is a PMS tradition where middle school-aged boys and girls have a chance to interact socially with one another and learn a variety of dance styles like Foxtrot, Swing, Disco, and Waltz, as well as some basic social etiquette.

The classes are taught by long-time instructor Don O'Connell and are chaperoned by parent volunteers. All 8th-grade residents of Piedmont are welcome. Please note that masks are required and COVID restrictions will be part of the program.

Required safety protocols for students:
Wearing of masks.
Masks to be worn properly throughout the session.
Regular hand sanitizer use. 
No handshaking will take place.

Required safety protocols for parent chaperones:
Wearing masks.
Masks to be worn properly throughout the session.
Regular use of hand sanitizer.
Chaperones must have been vaccinated. 

Required safety protocols for teaching staff:
All staff to show proof of being vaccinated.
Wearing masks.
Masks to be worn properly throughout the session.
Regular use of hand sanitizer.

The program consists of six classes held every 4-6 weeks on Tuesday nights from 7:00-8:30 pm in the PMS multi-purpose room. Dates are:

October 5: Dance Basics (Dressy attire)

November 16 Disco (Dressy attire)

December 14: Latin (Dressy attire)

January 11: Fifties (Costumes suggested)

February 15Swing City (Dressy attire)

March 1Country Western (Costumes suggested)

Each class has a theme and students dress up for class. Details on attire and protocols will be sent before the first class.

Please note that space is limited and dates are subject to change. Sign up today to ensure a spot.