Join us at our 3rd Annual Raising the Barre Gala , Saturday June 15th

Contact a RAISING THE BARRE member or mentor to purchase meal tickets 

Who: Dancers ages 11-19 years of age – 6th Grade and up
Why: Provide candidates with the skills and opportunities to make them compassionate, responsible, confident, and strong leaders.
What: Raising the Barre students shall complete service and session hours as assigned by a Faculty Mentor who will help them schedule their commitments and guide them through their projects.

Required Pillars of Character and Service





Eligibility Requirements:

  • GPA – 3.0 or above
  • Regular Dance Class Attendance
  • Positive attitude in class including compliance with dress code

Parent Volunteers/Involvement:

  • Business Sponsorships
  • Volunteering at Community Service Events

2018-2019 Raising The Barre members:

President: Ciorstaidh Petrella

Vice President:

Secretary: Bhryana Otchere

Student Advisor: TyghnanBrey Byrnes , Oyetola Ajajyi-obe

Other members:

Ashley Adams, Ella Rodriguez, Ciorstaidh Petrella, Bhryana Otchere,  Kailin Wharton, Jasmine Burke,  Oyetola Ajayi-Abe, Eno Manu-Gyamfi, , TyghnanBrey Byrnes, Aysha Chin,  Arianna Lester, Maiah Lester, Madison Stewart, Allison Boda, Katie Phillips, Gabriella Torna,

Projects we have conducted so far this year:  The Backpack Project for the homeless. CMDA Halloween Party, Toys for Tots, Holiday Bake Sale , The Canal District’s Holiday Stroll.