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Studio Elevare Dance

Clement Kids

Studio Elevare Dance

Recapture. Classical. Uplifting.

Clement Kids is proud to present Studio Elevare — a classical ballet studio for girls ages 3-12 and up. The mission of Studio Elevare is to instruct young girls in the art of ballet while recapturing the virtues of inner beauty and a graceful spirit. Classes are taught by experienced ballet instructors with a passion both for dance and for creating an uplifting environment for young girls.

Proceeds from classes help support local adoption and foster care. Clement Kids classes are open to all children in the community. Children in foster care are invited to take classes tuition free.

Fall 2019 Dance Schedule:
August 19 - December 13

Creative Movement (ages 3-5)
Tuesday 3:45 - 4:30 pm
Instrutor: Lindsey Glore

Creative Movement (ages 3-5)
Thursday 4:45 - 5:30 pm
Instructor: Lindsey Glore

Pre-Ballet (ages 5-6)
Tuesday 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Instructor: Lindsey Glore

Tap (ages 6-8)
Monday 4:30-5:15 pm
Instructor: Brooke Saalman

Jazz (ages 6-8)
Monday 5:30 - 6:15 pm
Instructor: Brooke Saalman

Ballet 1 (ages 7-9)
Wednesday 5:45 - 6:45 pm
Instructor: Amanda Vineyard

Ballet 2 (ages 8+/Instructor Placement Required)
Thursday 5:45 - 6:45 pm
Instructor: Ellie Grace Hughes

Ballet 3 (ages 8+/Instructor Placement Required)
Thursday 5:45 - 7:15 pm
Instructor: Ellie Grace Hughes

*Class will not be held the following dates for holidays:
Monday, September 2
Monday, October 14
Thursday, October 31
Monday, November 11
Monday, November 25 - Friday, November 29


Westminster Campus
2303 Double Churches Road
Columbus, GA 31909

Fees & Registration

Registration Fee (per student): $25
Registration fee must be paid for child’s name to appear on class roster. Registration fee is nonrefundable. An invoice for class will be sent via email on August 1 or once registration form is received.

Dance Tuition (per student): $60 per month*
*4 months in semester

10% discount if semester paid up front
10% discount for active duty military
10% discount for additional children involved in these or other Clement Kids classes
$20 referral credit per new family referred
Only one discount available per family. Discounts are not able to be stacked.

Ask about our special offer to foster families – email

About the Instructors

  • Ellie Grace Hughes – Ballet 2 and Ballet 3 Instructor
    Ellie Grace Hughes – Ballet 2 and Ballet 3 Instructor

    Ellie Grace Hughes first started her classical ballet instruction at age six. She has trained for twelve years, including preforming for the Columbus Ballet Company. Over the last six years she has been teaching children ballet as an art form. Ellie Grace is currently in school for a degree in Creative Writing. She is also a graduate of Impact360, a biblical worldview and servant leadership gap year program. Now, she enjoys combining her passions for the art of ballet, teaching, and children in an environment that promotes inspiration and dignity.

  • Brooke Saalman – Tap and Jazz Instructor
    Brooke Saalman – Tap and Jazz Instructor

    Brooke Saalman started dancing at a young age and has always had a love for the art of dance. She has taken most genres of dance and her favorites are jazz and tap. She competed at many competitions throughout her teen years and has had the opportunity to take classes from several professional dance instructors over the years. She taught dance throughout her college years as she was pursuing her degree in Early Childhood Education from Columbus State University. She later went on to complete her masters in Elementary Education at Liberty University. She taught first and second grades for 6 years before becoming a children’s ministry director at a local church and has recently decided to stay home with her two boys to focus on being a mom. Her heart is to instill the love of dance in children and to use her talent to glorify the Lord. She is excited about instructing another semester with Clement Kids.


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