Welcome to Lakewood Dance Academy! We are an inclusive community offering concert dance instruction in Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap, Contemporary, Pre-Ballet, Creative, and Parent/Tot dance; supported by a conceptual approach to dance instruction. We are delighted to work with your students this year!


Office Hours: Monday 4:30-5:30pm, Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm, Thursday 4:30-6:30pm and Saturday 9:00-12:00pm

Phone (303) 232-2709

Email Julie@lakewooddance.com

Student Dress Code and Etiquette – (no dress code for Parent/Tot or Creative Dance)
Students should be timely to class, prepared mentally and physically to participate, and wearing appropriate dress for his/her class. We ask students to raise hands for questions and comments during class. Food, gum, jewelry, street shoes, and beverages besides water are not allowed in the dance studios. Students should not be in the studio without instructor permission. Click here for more information about our dress code.

Communication – Our primary method of communication is email. We post updates and notices on our website, Facebook page and on Instagram.


Weather Cancellations – Our policy is to close the studio when Jefferson County Schools are closed. If schools are open and road conditions are worsening throughout the day, we may close and will update our Facebook page and email classes.

Attendance/Absences – Good attendance is a vital part of any educational process and students with high attendance (and their peers) learn more throughout the year. If your child misses a class, s/he is welcome to attend a make-up class with any other class in the same age range.

Parent Portal – You can create a username and password to login and access your account with Lakewood Dance Academy.  There is a button on the home page, www.lakewooddance.com, titled “Parent Portal” and also on the registration page titled “Current/Past Student Registration.” You can change payment information, register for or drop classes, view past enrollment, etc.

Tuition Payments – Tuition is due monthly Aug. through May. Payments withdraw on the 5th of each month for credit/debit payments. Cash or check payments are due by the 10th of each month.

Performances- Lakewood Dance Academy hosts three formal performances each year and several informal opportunities for our students to showcase their talents.

Nutcracker Tea Party – Sunday, December 2nd at Baldoria on the Water

Winter Demonstrations (informal performance for all LDA classes) December 10th-15th Last 30 minutes of class at Lakewood Dance Academy

Student Ensemble Showcase - March 16 at the DL Parsons Theater

Spring Recital - TBA