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Summer Hours

June 17th-20th from 9am-5pm

June 24th-27th 9:30am-3:30pm


July 15th-18th 9am-5pm

July 22nd-25h 9:30am-8pm


August 5th-8th 9:30am-8pm

August 12th-15th 9am-5pm



Congratulations on an AMAZING recital!

Click HERE for DVD order!

order by June 12th for free studio delivery the week of June 17th

prices will also increase after June 12th

All items from the Videographer can be picked up during the hours at the top of the page


ADA Dance Co Fundraiser



Click HERE for merch below plus MORE!  

Click HERE to order Slides








ADA National Honor Society of Dance Arts

& Presidental Volunteer Award


American Dance Academy is a secondary chapter of NHSDA and is eligible to nominate dancers to the National Honor Society of Dance Arts.  

Below are the goals and requirements.

* NHSDA Secondary Program (grades 9 - 12) Goals

  • To promote a desire for life-long learning in the field of dance.
  • To encourage an understanding of, and an appreciation for, dance as an art form and develop knowledgeable audiences for tomorrow.
  • To identify honor students (grades 11 & 12) for nomination to the NDEO Artistic Merit, Leadership and Academic Achievement Award, one of the highest honor programs for dance in the United States.

NHSDA Secondary Program (grades 9 - 12)  Requirements

~ Dancer must be in 9th-12th grade

~ Dancer must have & maintain a 3.2 or higher 

~ Dancer must be studying dance for a minimum of 7 hours a week at ADA and maintain attendance and commitment in the class.

Once these criteria are met, the forms below need to be filled out.  I have samples from previous years I can share in which points are accepted.   

NHSDA Letter


NHSDA Points


*ADA is now a Certifying Organization that has been granted authority through an application and review process to give out the PVSA to volunteers. Certifying Organizations verify and certify that a volunteer has met the requirements to receive a PVSA within a 12-month period. 

Click HERE for more info on Eligibility Requirements.   Submission of hours worked at ADA this past year, along with proof of any other volunteer work (for example signed letters from school) is required.  


Graduates NHSDA

Claire W (Graduate of St Mark's High School) 

Claudia K (Graduate of St Mark’s High School)

Caroline M (Graduate of Padua Academy)

Brianna W (Graduate of Cab Calloway School of the Arts)

Ashton A (Graduate Kennett High School)

Kate C (Graduate St Mark’s High School)

Gabi P (Graduate of Cab Calloway School of the Arts)

Asia B (Graduate of Sanford School)

Cali C (Graduate of St Mark's High School)

Isabella M (Graduate of Archmere Academy)

Marisa P (Graduate of Delaware Military Academy)

Audrey G (Graduate of Tower Hill School)


Current Students Presidents Volunteer Award

Sarah Cho (Cab Calloway School of the Arts class of 2026)

Angela Zhang (Archmere Academy class of 2026)



Important Dates!

Register for Summer Camps NOW!

2024-25 Season Registration is open NOW for current families! New families can register starting on June 1st.

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2024 Summer Calendar


June 17th: Summer Sessions Begin

June 17th-20th: Intensive #1 9-5

June 24th-27th: Performing Arts Camps #1 9:30-3:30



July 15th-18th: Intensive #2 9-5

July 22nd-25th: Performing Arts Camps #2 9:30-3:30



August 12th-15th: Intensive #3 9-5



Our 2024-2025 Season will start after Labor Day! Stay tuned for official start date. Registration opens June 1st for new familes!






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