Stay informed about key dates at the studio including holidays and make-up days for weather closings.

The calendar is based on 32 classes/year. Due to various holidays, Princeton Youth Ballet performances, and specific teacher absences, the schedule is not intuitive. Email reminders will be sent throughout the year, so please watch your inbox for calendar notifications.

Calendar 2019/2020


Monday, Sept. 16       First day of classes

Monday, Sept. 30        Closed for Rosh Hashana

Tuesday, Oct. 8           Closed Yom Kippur

Wednesday, Oct. 9     Closed Yom Kippur

Thursday, Oct. 31       Closed Halloween


Thursday, Nov. 7-       Closed Teacher Convention 

Friday, Nov. 8


Tuesday, Nov. 26-       Closed Thanksgiving Break

Sunday, Dec. 1


Friday, Dec. 6-             Closed. PYB’s Nutcracker. Buy Tix HERE.

Sunday, Dec. 8


Monday, Dec. 16-            Observation Week

Sunday, Dec. 22


Monday, Dec. 23-       Closed Holiday Break

Wed. Jan. 1


Monday, Jan. 20         Closed MLK Day


Thursday, Feb. 13-         Closed Midwinter Break

Monday, Feb. 17        


Monday, March 30-      Observation Week

Sunday, April 5


Tuesday, April 7-       Closed Spring Break

Thursday, April 16


Friday, May 1-             Closed PYB’s Secret Garden. Buy Tix HERE.

Saturday, May 2


Saturday, May 23-      Closed Memorial Day Wknd

Wednesday, May 27


Saturday, June 13       Last day of classes, showcase rehearsal

Sunday, June 14          Showcase


Session Dates

For most classes, registration is for the entire year, even if you pay in installments. For the following classes, registration is in sessions: Dance With Me, Pre Primary, Recreational Ballet, Adult/Teen Classes (Ballet, Tap, Jazz). The fall and winter sessions run for 10 classes each. The spring session runs for 12 classes.


Fall Session (10 Weeks)

Monday           9/16-11/25

Tuesday           9/17-12/3

Wednesday     9/18-12/4

Thursday         9/19-12/12

Friday              9/20-12/13

Saturday          9/21-11/23

Sunday            9/22-11/24


Winter Session (10 Weeks)

Monday           12/2-3/2

Tuesday           12/10-2/25

Wednesday     12/11-2/26

Thursday         12/19-3/5

Friday              12/20-3/6

Saturday          12/14-2/29

Sunday            12/15-3/1


Spring Session (12 Weeks)

Monday           3/9-6/8

Tuesday           3/3-6/9

Wednesday     3/4-6/10

Thursday         3/12-6/11

Friday              3/13-6/12

Saturday          3/7-6/13

Sunday            3/8-6/7

Session Info

  • The PDT calendar is based on 32 weeks from September through June.
  • Registration for the following classes is for the entire year: Primary Ballet (A, B, C) and Level 1 through CP Ballet; Hip Hop, Modern, Tap, Jazz (excluding Adult/Teen classes).
  • Registration for the following classes is by session: Dance With Me, Pre-Primary, Recreational Ballet, Adult Only Ballet, Adult/Teen Ballet, Adult/Teen Jazz, Adult/Teen Tap
  • The 32 weeks is divided into a 10-week Fall session, a 10-week Winter Session, and a 12 week Spring session.
  • All classes follow the same calendar in terms of vacation days and closures.
  • Why are the dates so crazy? Each class must run for exactly 32 weeks. Every sessioned class must run for exactly 10 or 12 weeks. Please watch your email for calendar reminders throughout the year.