Established in 1996, Ballet San Jose School is the official school of Ballet San Jose, and the exclusive American Ballet Theatre Certified Institution on the west coast. Ballet SJ School is proud to include the American Ballet Theatre National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. The ABT National Training Curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, outcome-based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels.
Ballet San Jose School's mission is to foster the talent of school age to professional students in a professional environment.
Ballet San Jose School is located at 40 North First Street, in downtown San Jose. Five well-equipped, spacious studios feature state-of-the-art, dance-specific linoleum floors, high ceilings, mirrored walls, and sound systems. Live accompaniment is provided for classes in the Pre-Professional Division and Primary Divisions. The beautiful and historic building also houses the Ballet San Jose Company, affording students the opportunity to observe professional dancers in their daily practice. For parking information please visit our Documents page.