Annual evaluations aim to encourage and inform

Every spring all the dance teachers at CVDA set aside time to evaluate every student in every class. This takes quite a bit of time and effort outside of regular instruction, but we believe it is time well spent. Evaluations are based on teacher observations of dancers in their classes since September. We focus on […]

JUMP Recap 2017

JUMP Dance Convention and Competition is hands down one of the most inspiring, organized, and positive experiences CVDA PC has every year.  The instructors are stellar, the competition is fair, and the classes expose our dancers to new styles and choreography. This weekend was extra special, as instructors Karley, Courtney, and Amanda all participated in […]

CVDA Attracts Exceptional Students

As we get ready to launch another exciting year of dance at Chehalem Valley Dance Academy, we’re happy to highlight some of the outstanding endeavors our dancers accomplish outside of the studio. This post is the first of many features where you can read about the high-caliber individuals who attend classes at CVDA. Enjoy! Newberg […]

Beginning Teen Dance at CVDA

If you’re a teen with no dance experience – don’t worry! We provide a fun and safe environment for you to learn all about your favorite types of dance. From Ballet to Hip Hop, we give you the skills to improve your flexibility and strength while learning to express yourself through the art form of […]

Summer 2016

Registration for Summer 2016 at Chehalem Valley Dance Academy Newberg and McMinnville will open on April 1st! Link to printable class schedules, tuition info, and camp schedule/info here! Email us at to get on our summer email list or for questions.   Not sure if summer class is right for you? Class or camp? […]