Sept. 20: Middle School Dance Night

Middle School Dance Night has been scheduled for grades 6-8th on Sept. 20th from 3:45-5:45 in the dance studios. Students will be led through activities and maybe even a dance combo by the Dance Honor Society. Dinner will be served. More on this to come once school settles in! This is not a mandatory event;…

SCAHPERD Conference Myrtle Beach

Open to all High School dance majors, the SCAHPERD Conference Myrtle Beach is November 9-11, 2018. South Carolina Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, (SCAHPERD), consist of four member associations. At this Conference, School of the Arts Dance Students will be taking master classes and participating in workshops on jazz, world dance, dance…

2018-2019 Mandatory Dates

  It is that time of year where we have started planning for the 2018-2019 school year. As per our expectations for our students, ALL students are required to participate in dance department calendar rehearsals and performances. Please see the list of events below. Students are NOT excused from their class rehearsals and performances because…

The Purple Tutu Needs Volunteers

Bringing the artistry of ballet to children with Down Syndrome. This is from Holland McDowell: I graduated from Magnet in 2015. I am now a junior at The George Washington University and am reaching out in regards to my organization called The Purple Tutu. I founded the not-for-profit as a sophomore at magnet with the…

Community Sponsorships are Ongoing

Please help us in asking businesses in your community to support the SOA Dance department for the new school year. Many companies are anxious to support the arts in Charleston, and this is a tax-deductible way to do it. Sales of sponsorships can also earns you credit on your annual fees! Sell $500 or more,…

Google codes and Downloads

Google classroom is coming to SOA this year…please find your codes posted here. We also post paperwork and other items for download–including the student handbook and medical forms–here.