Dancing Classrooms DC

Our mission is to cultivate essential life skills in children through the practice of social dance. Our vision is to have schools and communities where every child is connected, respected, and provided a safe environment in which to thrive. 

For more information, visit their website


Our education mission is to inspire confidence & build communities. Through the art of Ballroom Dancing, Dancing Classrooms helps children succeed in life by unleashing rapid development of essential social, emotional, and cognitive skills. A distinctively rich in-school experience, the program engages students in the joy, discipline and teamwork of social dance and creates mutually respectful and effective learning environments. 

General Description of Education Initiatives: Teach & foster teamwork, respect & elegance through the medium of Ballroom Dance.

Partnership with DC Collaborative​

DC Collaborative member since 2013. 

"As a new organization in the DC area, the collaborative is helpful for meeting other organizations and increasing our visibility in the DC arts in education community."

Story Bank Blog 

Dancing Classrooms DC is featured in the DC Collaborative's Story Bank Blog! Read the blog post here

Fun fact! Our global organization is serving 35 cities around the world. Children from Seattle to Switzerland could dance the Tango together!

Conatct the education department: Melissa Corona at info@dancingclassroomsdc.org.

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Mailing: 975 F Street, NW
Location: 923 F Street, NW, #303
Washington, DC 20004
P: 202.470.6467

The DC Collaborative is a FY19 Service Organization grant recipient of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities.

The DC Collaborative is proud to receive a grant for its Collective Impact work supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.