Cheshire Dance Centre 328 Industrial Ave, Cheshire, CT06410 Since 1995, artistic director Betty Seibert, a Fellow of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, London, England,…More and Maestro Cecchetti Final Diploma recipient, has been professionally training students at the Cheshire Dance Centre. All ages and ability levels are welcomed at the Centre and a wide selection of classes in multiple dance styles is offered throughout the week. Each year an annual concert and a performance of <i>The Nutcracker</i> is presented to audiences. Serious students are selected for the Seibert Dancers, who receive extended training in the disciplines of dance, attend field trips and participate in professional performances in New York and Boston.
Boulder Knoll Montessori School 660 Boulder Rd, Cheshire, CT06410 Situated in a carriage house on a quiet, rural corner in Cheshire, the Boulder Knoll Montessori School is for…More children between the ages of three to six years and is based on the educational philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori. It believes that students best achieve independent learning and enjoyment through the ability to succeed in an environment carefully constructed by the teacher. Throughout the program, children are exposed to practical life situations, sensory experiences, language, math, creative writing, science, cultural studies, art and music. The four instructors have many years of experience and hold degrees in the field.
Dodd Middle School 100 Park Pl, Cheshire, CT06410 A Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, Dodd is the only middle school in Cheshire. It has a student population of about 800…More students who are taught through a team learning approach. The basic subject teams concentrate on language arts, math, science and social studies. Dodd students have achieved well above the state average in the CT Mastery Test for the last four years. In summer 2010, students will have the opportunity to travel to Yellowstone National Park with Dodd teachers as part of the "Grand Classroom" program.