Dress Code & Attire

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Pre-Dance Division

(Ages 2.5 - Kindergarten)

Fancy Feet & Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap

All Hip Hop/Tap Combos

Girls:

  • Light pink solid color leotard,

  • Light pink ballet footed tights,

  • Light pink leather ballet shoes & black tap shoes for Ballet/Tap classes (no jazz shoes for Ballet/Jazz classes).

  • No tutus or skirts allowed in class. Girls must have their hair in a bun or ponytail and out of their face.

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black leather ballet shoes.

Girls:

  • Black Leggings or tights,

  • Tight fitted shirt,

  • Black tap shoes & hip-hop/gym shoes.

  • Girls must have hair in a ponytail and out of their face.

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black tap shoes & hop-hop/gym shoes.

Student Division

(1st grade & Above)

Combo Jr 1a Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Ballet pink footed tights,

  • Ballet: pink ballet shoes,

  • Jazz: tan jazz shoes,

  • Tap: black tap shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun.

 

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Ballet: black leather ballet shoes,

  • Jazz: black jazz shoes,

  • Tap: black tap shoes.

Modern

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Black footless tights or leggings,

  • Socks (NO BARE FEET),

  • Hair in a clean bun or ponytail.

  • No shorts allowed in modern class.

  • Students may also wear convertible pink tights if they have a ballet class before or after.

 

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings.

Combo Jr 1a Hip Hop/Tap

Jazz / Lyrical

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Black tights or leggings,

  • Black tap shoes & hip hop shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun or ponytail.

  • No shorts allowed in class.

  • Students may also wear pink ballet tights if they have a ballet class before or after.

 

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black tap shoes & hip hop shoes.

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Black tights or leggings,

  • Tan jazz shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun or ponytail.

  • No shorts allowed in jazz class.

 

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black jazz shoes.

Ballet

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Ballet pink footed tights,

  • Pink ballet shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun.

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black leather ballet shoes.

Pre-Pointe and Pointe

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Ballet pink footed tights,

  • Pink leather ballet shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun.

  • Students will be notified in class when they are ready to purchase pre-pointe or pointe shoes.

  • Shoes must then be approved by the teacher before sewing and wearing.

  • Students new to pointe or pre-pointe work will be instructed in sewing and the proper care of their pointe shoes.

Tap

Girls:

  • Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred),

  • Black tights or leggings,

  • Black tap shoes,

  • Hair in a clean bun or ponytail.

  • No shorts allowed in tap class.

  • Students may also wear pink ballet tights if they have a ballet class before or after.

Boys:

  • Solid white t-shirt,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Socks,

  • Black tap shoes.

Hip Hop

Girls:

  • Solid t-shirt or camisole top,

  • Black pants or leggings,

  • Hip hop shoes,

  • Hair in a ponytail.

  • No shorts.

 

Boys:

  • White t-shirt,

  • Black pants,

  • Socks,

  • Hip hop shoes.

Dance Company​

  • Tan Jazz Shoes,

  • Tan Tights,

  • Pink Tights,

  • Black Leotard,

  • Tan Leotard,

  • Black Leggings.

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North Shore School of Dance

505 Laurel Ave. Highland Park, IL 60035, United States

(847) 432-2060

nssdance@gmail.com

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