Summer Dance Classes for children

For Parents

Welcome KCBS Parents!

On this page, you will find up to date information and policies in regards to your students’ education. Please check this page for our monthly Academy Enews with important dates and events.

Upcoming Important Dates

General Policies & Dress Code

Please read over Attendance Policies, KCBS General Policies, Injury Policy, Dress Code, and Health and Safety Protocols carefully. Inside you will find information regarding KCBS policies and procedures. Please also be sure to review our Parking Lot Reminders. This will help to ensure Drop Off and Pick Up runs smoothly!



KCBS Uniform Pre-Order

Leotard and Men’s Shirt

KCBS Uniform includes one Elevé leotard for females or one Men’s shirt for males. KCBS Elevé Uniforms are required for Level 4, Secondary, and Pre-Professional Division students and optional for all other students.


Tulip Skirts

The KCBS Black Elevé Tulip skirt is required for all Secondary and Pre-Professional Division students. The skirt is available as an add-on for an additional $30.
For Level 4 students, the tulip skirt is optional.

Uniform Pre-Orders need to be submitted by July 15, 2023.


Level Cost of Leotard/Men’s Shirt Cost of Tulip Skirt
Creative Movement- Level 3 $50 (Optional) Not Available
Level 4 1 Leotard is included in 23-24
Registration Fee
$50 for each additional
$30 (Optional)
Secondary Division
Pre-Professional Division
1 Leotard is included in 23-24
Registration Fee
$50 for each additional
$30 (Required)


8 Installments 2 Installments 1 Installment
Dance with Me – Pre-Ballet* $85 $340 $680
Level 1* $120 $480 $960
Level 2* $170 $680 $1360
Level 3* $220 $880 $1760
Level 4** $290 $1160 $2320
Secondary Intermediate** $338 $1352 $2704
Secondary Advanced** $338 $1352 $2704
Pre-Professional Evening** $350 $1400 $2800
Pre-Professional Daytime** $675 $2700 $5400




Registration Fee includes one KCBS Elevé Uniform


All registration fees are non refundable.

Student Information

Season Subscription Offer

We want to make ballet even more accessible to our students. As a Kansas City Ballet School Parent, if you buy a subscription for yourself your KCBS student’s season tickets are free (and your other children under 21 are 1/2 price).

Once you choose a package, your date and time will be reserved for the rest of the season.


Please call the Box Office at 816.931.8993 to order.


Studio Division Academy Offer

We believe dance is for everyone, including teens and adults with little or no dance experience. The class schedule is flexible and you can take as many classes as your schedule allows.

Enjoy the fun and fitness of dance! Our drop-in classes meet weekly and you can attend any or all of the classes that suit your interests or level of ability.

  • Parents of enrolled Academy students receive a 10% discount on 20-class pack for a total of $200.
  • Currently enrolled KCBS Academy student rate is $12 for a single ballet class or $160 for a 20-class pack.

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Get Involved

Get Involved

Membership, donor and volunteer involvement at Kansas City Ballet is your way to support our school. Connect to a community of patrons who are deeply involved with the future of ballet in Kansas City. Four very different groups offer a chance to share your talents, your enthusiasm, your expertise, and your financial support with our organization.
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Contact Grace Ingham if you are interested in volunteering at Volunteer roles include KC Dance Day, Nutcracker Boutique, Season Performances and much more!

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Make a Donation

Kansas City Ballet strives to provide academy classes for all students, regardless of their financial means. Please consider making a donation today to help give all students the joy of dance through our need-based financial aid fund.

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Need-based Financial Aid

We honor your commitment with need-based financial aid, which we make available to students enrolled in Levels 2 or above. The amount of financial aid available in a given year is dependent upon contributions by KC Ballet donors and careful consideration is given to all requests for assistance.

Apply for Financial Aid

Merit-based Scholarships

KC Ballet School provides support for those who show talent, a passion for ballet, and a commitment to their art. The School offers full and partial tuition scholarships to Academy students who demonstrate artistic potential.