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Love Your Dance Journey

Welcome to Collingwood School of Dance! We are so excited to have you in our community and dance family, and we look forward to dancing and making awesome memories together! At our Collingwood dance studio, your dancer will experience a widespread love of dance in an inclusive and welcoming environment. Established in 2007, Collingwood School of Dance is a place where your child can experience teamwork and meaningful friendships, while growing their self esteem and creativity, as they ascend through their dance journey.

About Collingwood School of Dance

Located within the town of Collingwood, Collingwood School of Dance is the most comprehensive dance facility within the Georgian Triangle region. We have 2 big bright studios and 15 dance styles on offer for students from ages 1 to adult. To ensure classes are suitable for those who attend, we offer a range of options across styles, age groups and abilities. Whether you’re aiming for a professional career, looking to stay fit, want to develop a passion, or finally ready to give dance a try, we have a class for you. The dance educators at Collingwood School of Dance have a vast range of experience and certification across disciplines. Our collective approach is to share our love of dance while being supportive and encouraging. Register and join our dance family today.

Our Philosophy

OUR VISION

Our vision is to create a world where everyone can access the magic of dance. We have witnessed first hand how dance can build character, confidence and friendships. This beautiful, enriching sport is an incredible tool to teach body awareness, self-discipline and teamwork. Through our service of teaching dance, we strive to provide exceptional coaching and leadership to our students. While striving to instill the importance of etiquette and manners, we also focus on good self-esteem and positive body image.

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OUR MISSION

Our mission is to help kids develop a passion, so they achieve confidence and success, through exceptional dance programs, learning a growth mindset, and performance opportunities.

OUR VALUES

  • Connection: We provide a safe and inclusive learning environment where dancers and their families can build meaningful and lasting friendships through dance and teamwork.

 

  • Fun: We believe in teaching dance classes that are both entertaining and spectacular. We give dancers the opportunity to participate in fun and exciting celebrations throughout the year.

 

  • Excellence: We’re certified leaders in dance education. A commitment to exceptional programs, training, and professionalism allows us to offer outstanding value to our dancers.

 

  • Growth: Our growth-focused programs nurture awesome kids. In our classes, dance is so much more than learning movements. Our dancers are taught collaboration, determination, confidence, integrity, teamwork, professionalism, work ethic, discipline, commitment, success, resilience, perseverance, creativity, and self-expression.
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Our Faculty

Devon Stone teaches dance classes in Collingwood, Thornbury, Stayner, Wasaga Beach, Barrie

DEVON STONE

Owner & Dance Educator

“Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” – Unknown

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CECILIA VANDERWERF

Dance Educator

“Dance like no one’s watching.”

SARAH D’ANTIMO

Dance Educator

Fear Ends When Faith Begins. – Psalm 27:1

HEATHER RITTER

Dance Educator

“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Nelson Mandela

AMANDA MALONE

Fine Arts Club Educator

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

VIRGINIA PHILLIPS

Fine Arts Club Educator

“Teachers have three loves: love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.” – Scott Hayden

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