General Information

Explore this page to learn about our class schedule, tuition and more.

Class genres

AMB School offers classes in the following genres:

Ballet – Each level will progress in classical ballet technique and terminology, developing athleticism and grace.

Conditioning – Provides an overall workout of cardio, core fitness, and stretching.

Jazz – Explore the vocabulary and technique of jazz, including isolations, grounded movement, contractions, and syncopation.

Tap – Study the technique of rhythmic footwork.

Modern/Contemporary – Learn classic modern dance technique while exploring contemporary styles and movements.

Lyrical – Interpret the emotions of music through movement based in ballet and jazz technique.

Pre-Pointe – Strengthens dancers’ feet and ankles in preparation for pointe work.

Pointe – Part of classical ballet technique danced on the tips of fully extended feet.

Pas de Deux – Dancers learn the coordination and mechanics required to harmoniously dance as a pair.

Variations – Variations are short dances from the classical ballet repertory that include solos, duets, trios, or small groups.

Class Schedule

Download master class schedule in printable PDF format:


View tuition chart.

Student Handbook

View the AMB School Handbook.

School Calendar

View year-long calendar.

Dress Code

View dress code.


Dance is for everyone! Scholarships are available to remove financial barriers to participation. Scholarships will be granted to students based on the following criteria:

  • Students’ financial need
  • Exclusive enrollment at AMB School
  • A dedicated commitment to ongoing dance training through AMB School

For questions, or to request an application, contact the school office at (712) 890-5591 or

American Midwest Ballet School
1001 S 6th St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-890-5591 |

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