Elev8 Dance and Covid-19 - Elev8 Dance

Elev8 Dance and Covid-19

Elev8 Dance adheres to the guidance set by health officials. Policies, procedures and guidelines are followed and respected.

Hand Hygiene

  • Everybody entering the building is encouraged to sanitize/wash their hands.
  • Sanitizer is available at various stations throughout the building.
  • Students are reminded to wash their hands before and after classes.
  • Sanitizer is available in the bathrooms, lobby and in-studio.

Cleaning Procedures

  • Increased cleaning procedures are implemented throughout the building using hospital-grade cleaning products, disinfectants and sanitizers.
  • A sanitizing fog machine is used to clean and disinfect the studio daily, and when needed between classes.
  • Shared items such as ballet barres, or gym mats are cleaned and disinfected at the end of each day and between classes when necessary.

Class Scheduling

For classes with high traffic, a window has been scheduled between classes to reduce contact and congestion.

General Reminders

  • Wearing a mask is a personal choice for each family to make.
  • Complete the Standard Screening Questions.
  • Only one guardian to accompany their student if necessary.
  • Please do not wander the building.
  • If you do not need to be present, please vacate the premises to make space available for those who do.
  • Please have dancers arrive dressed for class. Change rooms are available for students with multiple classes and for student coats and bags.


  • As you have done before Covid-19, please continue to keep children who are sick or ill home for rest.
  • Surfaces and high-touch areas are disinfected between classes or when necessary.
  • The studio and lobby spaces are cleaned and disinfected at the end of each day and between classes when necessary.
  • Weather permitting, windows are open to let fresh air through the studio.

General Housekeeping

As always, please remove your shoes downstairs.

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    World-Class Dance Lessons at Elev8 Dance

    Our dance teachers work collaboratively to build a safe and caring environment for our students to learn, train and flourish. We take part in ongoing training to develop our skills as dance teachers and community leaders. We are committed to fulfilling our responsibility of teaching our students to become outstanding dancers and valuable community members.

    With years of experience across different age groups, our instructors use proven teaching techniques that consistently produce classroom results.

    Why Choose Elev8 Dance?

    One of a Kind Dance Instruction

    • Exceptional teachers
    • Comprehensive curriculum
    • Wide range of dance styles
    • Supportive and welcoming environment
    • Proven track record
    • Open to both recreational and academy dancers

    Elev8 Dance has been named “Hamilton’s Best Dance Classes for Children,” “Hamilton’s Best Dance Teacher,” and an overall award of “Hamilton’s Best Dance School” (Hamilton Spectator). We take pride in providing top-quality dance education with fun and engaging dance classes in an environment that will help your child reach their full potential.

    Preschool Programs

    2-3 & Me Dance Discovery: Dancers aged 2 and 3 and their parent or guardian learn to follow along in classes to spark the senses and develop motor skills.

    KinderDance 1st Steps: Dancers in Kindergarten learn to socialize and participate in group activities while learning to jump, roll and spin.

    Recreation Enrichment Programs

    Mini Dance: Students in Grades 1 and 2 can explore their movement range while developing coordination, strength, flexibility, and balance.

    Junior and Intermediate: Students in Grades 3 and up can choose from various dance styles such as Hip Hop, Acrobatics, Jazz, Tap, Ballet, and more.

    Adult Programs: There is no better place to build community than a dance class. Elev8 Dance provides a fun and supportive space for our adult students to learn new skills, meet new people and share laughs.

    *Ages groupings follow the school year.

    Academy Programs

    With specialty classes designed to hone your skills, our Academy dance students are ready to take that next step in their dance journey, eagerly embracing new challenges to build their dance and performance skills.

    Competition Programs

    Academy dancers will participate in specific weekly dance classes to elevate their skills. Students receive diverse cross-training in different styles to help them become well-rounded dancers and confident performers. Prior dance experience is required.

    What to Wear for Dance Class

    Elev8 Dance has a uniform in place, which helps to eliminate distractions, promotes a sense of community and makes getting ready for class easy. Only your teacher can set you up with the class uniform.

    How Much Do Classes Cost

    We provide affordable programs and free trials for students wanting to check it out for the first time. Enrolment is for the entire school year, with monthly tuition instalments. Youth programs have a tuition deposit which varies per program.


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