Conngrats to Mrs. Jones!!

CONGRATULATIONS to Charleston County School of the Arts Middle & High School dance teacher, Leslie Jones, and their award-winning Charleston Marathon® Grant Project, Coming to Monuments. This project will benefit over 400 middle school students in 6th-8th grades, including a special session for the Charleston County School District‘s Deaf Program. Approximately 30 teachers & staff…

2019-2020 Mandatory Dates

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 of conflicts with work schedules or out of school activities. NO ACCOMODATIONS will be made. Middle school…

Reflections Winners!

Reflections Contest Winners!!!  1st Place Middle School Dance:  Sophia Katsibas and Natalie Benton, 8th grade Their work will move on to the state competition! Congratulations dancers!

Dancing with the Teachers Winners

Dancing with the Teachers was an absolute blast!!! Congrats to Mr. Southwick and the Ballorinas for their win! Our appreciation to our fan-fave winner Mrs. Bourgeois and dancers Mrs. Reid, Mrs. Bednarzyck, Mrs. Moschella…you guys were AWESOME! Look for those mirror balls around the school. A huge shoutout to everyone who made it work: our…

New Video/Photo Policy for 2018-19

Since we are no longer offering videos for sale, we are allowing parents to videotape and take photos (NO FLASH) at the performance to share for inclusion on the website and in the departmental program, which also serves as a yearbook of the past year’s events. Email any you’d like to share–performance or backstage–to art.soadance@gmail.com….

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,…