The Principal Kathryn Burridge MIDTA, Freestyle Teaching Diploma, BBO Advance Tap, BBO Elementary Ballet, Key Stage 1-4 General Dance, NVQ D32/D33, Persil Fun Fit Key Stage Awards, British Amateur Gymnastic Awards, 7307 Teaching Certificate, Certificate in Education, Educational Professional Award.
From the age of 14 Kathryn, Stephanie’s daughter helped run the dancing school and in October 1998 took sole charge.
Kathryn gained her letters in Ballet and Tap with the British Ballet Organization in 1973. She qualified as a teacher with the International Dance Teachers Association, in June 1975, being at the time the youngest qualified teacher in the North West.
From 1980 until 2002 Kathryn taught for both Accrington and Rosendale College and Burnley College, teaching music and movement to the elderly and people with special needs including Wheelchair Dancing, She also taught in the Adult Education Department teaching Adult Ballet, Tap and Riverdance.
The School is also involved in;
Local and National Charity Events
Including: The Guiness Book of Records Tapathon for Christie’s Hospital with Roy Castle. Performace at School Fetes, Street Fairs, and entertaining in Residential Homes and Day centres for the elderly, and sponsored appeals for various charities i.e. Child Line
Annual Prize Giving
Every year on the 1st Saturday in October the students received their Medals, Certificates and Trophies that they have gained throughout the previous year.
Bi Annual Show
Every two years the school puts on a show, this is normally run in conjunction with the prize giving to make a double celebration next show October 2011