Dress Code & Class Attire

Pre-Dance Students
Ages 2 1/2-kindergarten

Fancy Feet  & Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap
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.

All Hip Hop/Tap Combos

Girls: Black Leggings or tights, a 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 Students
Ages 1st grade and above

Combo jr 1a Ballet/Jazz & Ballet/Tap

Girls: Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred), ballet pink footed tights, 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, black leather ballet shoes, black jazz shoes.

Combo jr 1a Hip Hop/Tap

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

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.

Modern
Girls: Solid dark colored leotard (black preferred), black footless tights or leggings, 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

Jazz / Lyrical
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.

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.

North Shore School of Dance

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

(847) 432-2060