Kirov Academy Of Ballet, Washington DC

Tel: (202)832-1087
Grades: 7-12 | 57 students
Kirov Academy of Ballet is primarily for aspiring Classical ballet dancers who want to pursue a career in ballet with the rigorous foundation of the Vaganova classical ballet method.
A fully accredited academic program complements the ballet training.
Residential facilities are available for up to 62 students each year.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade Kirov Academy Of Ballet, Washington DC Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform for ballet classes only)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Katherine Cromwell
Admissions Associate Tanya Selle


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BalletBallet

School Notes

  • The most important requirement is an audition. Register for an audition by going to: Then either come to an on-site audition at Kirov Academy, go to the Audition Tour, or upload video footage for evaluation. After the audition you will be contacted about the results.

Profile last updated: 04/29/2016

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