Classes and Information

The Sandra Powell School of Dancing provides high quality Cecchetti Classical Ballet classes for children from 18 months old at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Cambridge Road, Horsham, RH13 5ED.

If you would like your child to attend our ballet classes please get in touch via the Contact Us form or call 01293 862464, and we will be happy to give you all the information you need.

Class Timetable


1:15 – 1:45pm  Twinkle Toes   Children 18 months to 3 years


3:40 – 4:10pm   Primary   Children aged 3 and 4 years

4:10 – 4:40pm   Standard 1   Children aged 5 to 7 years

4:40 – 5:10pm   Grade 1

5:10 – 5:55pm   Grade 5

5:55 – 6:55pm   Intermediate


3:30 – 4:15pm  Grade 2

4:15 – 5:00pm  Grade 5

5:00 – 6:00pm  Intermediate

Parents are only permitted to watch the final class of each term.

Please arrive promptly ready to dance at your start time.

Term Dates 2019/20

Autumn Term

16th September to 29th November

Half Term 28th October – 3rd November

Spring Term

13th January to 27th March

Half Term 17th – 21st February

Summer Term

27th April to 10th July

Half Term 25th May – 29th May

Notable Dates

Let’s Make a Competition & Cecchetti Children’s Award, 3rd November 2019, London

Mabel Ryan Awards, 16th-17th November 2019, London

Choreography competition, 8th March 2020, London

Southern Area Competition, 22nd March 2020, Shoreham


You will be given an invoice for the fees of the upcoming term at the end of each term. You can pay by bank transfer or cheque. Please ensure fees are paid by the first class of each term.

One term’s notice is required on leaving.


Girls wear a navy blue leotard with pink ballet socks and pink ballet shoes with elastics. Pupils in the Pre-Primary and Primary classes should also wear a navy blue circular skirt. Pupils may wear pink ballet tights from Grade 4 onwards if they wish. Hair must always be tied back neatly in a bun.

Boys wear a short sleeved white leotard, navy blue shorts or tights and white ballet socks, with white ballet shoes.

All uniform, including shoes, can be ordered through the ballet school – a form is available to complete for this.