The Rock School: Excellence in Dance Education

Winner of 11 consecutive Outstanding School awards from Youth America Grand Prix, The Rock School currently has alumni in every major ballet company in The United States, in Europe and on Broadway. The Rock School focuses on a mission of excellence and the nurturing of young dancers. Our students learn patience, persistence, attention to detail, discipline, teamwork, and self motivation. The school's exceptional faculty, individual attention, unique in-house Academic program, residence, and overall dedication to developing young artists attracts students from around the globe. 

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia is America's only World Heritage City with a revolutionary history.  Our universities boast top ranked dance programs, our museums are home to the world’s most precious art, and our performance venues have hosted many premier dance and theater companies. Explore Philadelphia here.


Training • Abilities • Possibilities

The Ballet Summer Intensive enables students age 8+ to reach their highest standards of technique and artistry.

Live the #rockschoollife

A home away from home for students coming from all over the world to train & refine their technique.


Offered to: Levels 2, 2X, 3, & 3X AM students enrolled in the Ballet Intensive.



We are so excited for you to join our Rock School family during the Summer Ballet Intensive program!  With that in mind, we wanted to make sure you don't leave your dancing shoes behind and created a PREPARATION CHECKLIST just for you! Click the button below to make sure you're all prepared for a super fun summer!