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Welcome!

DaySpring School of the Arts in St. Louis, Missouri is a unique and creative environment where students become well equipped in the disciplines of the performing and fine arts -- classical ballet, tap, jazz, modern dance, musical theater, drama, technical theater, fine art, music lessons-Piano, violin, voice, guitar, viola, cello, saxophone, flute, brass, percussion, oboe -- and through creative academic programs for home schoolers.

Our teachers are qualified & experienced professionals in their fields and share a love for teaching their discipline. Our students are selected to participate in many regional & national programs, many have gone on to gain scholarships in their fields and some to professional life in the arts. On this website you will find out all you need to know about our mission, philosophy, schedules, teachers, prices, upcoming events and more...

Please give us a call if you have any questions.  314-291-8878.

EXCITING NEWS AND IMPORTANT STEPS!!

Big change and growth is on the horizon for DaySpring! Now is the time for action- we are going through the purchase process of the new building up the street, completing inspections and meeting with architects, but we're still raising funds for the down payment. 

Please consider donating, as generously as you can, to the future of DaySpring now. This is a crucial time- we need to raise $75,000 in the next two weeks to be able to move forward now with the building purchase. And remember, we still have the matching grant so anything you give is doubled, or if your employer matches it will be quadrupled!!

You can click left to donate via PayPal, or you could send us a check- both ways are easy!

If there is anyone you know that also might be interested in helping DaySpring move forward, please let us know. We're glad to talk to anyone about our plans and exciting vision for the future!

The New Building                   

At 2500 Metro Blvd.,
DaySpring will be able to better serve our students and the community.

 

 


Just imagine what our
students can imagine
and accomplish
in a permanent
Learning and Performing
environment!

 

Enrichment Open House/ Orientation

Come check out the Enrichment Program at DaySpring!  This is a special day where we invite families registered or just interested to come and tour through the classes that will be offered this year.

If you are registered you will be able to walk your child through their day helping them find the classes and get familiar with the building.  If you are not registered, you can choose things that you are interested in and visit those classes.  Everyone will get to meet the teachers, get handouts on what will happen in the classes this year, find out if there are supplies needed for the classes, and meet other families.  We encourage everyone to come for the whole morning-even if you are not registered for a full day…come take advantage of the opportunity to meet all our teachers, ask questions at the office, find out what other things are going on, and have a continental breakfast with us. 

Note:  THE FOLLOWING ARE SPECIAL TIMES JUST FOR ORIENTATION DAY! We will have regularly scheduled classes beginning Wednesday, September 3rd.

SCHEDULE

9:00-9:15 Breakfast snacks, greeting, introductions...

9:20-9:40 Time Block A

9:45-10:05 Time Block B

10:10-10:30 Time Block C

10:35-10:55 Time Block D

11:00-11:20 Time Block E

Click here for more details about what classes are offered during each time block.

NEW This Year!

We are very excited to offer some new classes this year!  Please click on the class title below to see the full description.

DANCE

  • Skydivers Hop Hop
  • Worship and Expression

PERFORMING ARTS

  • Performing on the Stage and Under the Big Top

ENRICHMENT ELECTIVES

  • Down and Under
  • History Alive

MUSIC

  • Beginning Band and Orchestra Instrument Classes
  • Private Brass Lessons

CORE PROGRAM

  • Science Lab on Mondays
  • Finance Class
  • Health Class

"Willy Wonka" - Summer Musical Performance

"Come with me and you'll be in a world of pure imagination!"

Based on the Ronald Dahl book, with music from the classic movie, "Willy Wonka" takes us on a journey into Pure Imagination as Charlie, Veruca, and the other ticket winners explore Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory and discover their true character.

Willy Wonka
August 1st at 7pm
Tickets available at the door, $7 each

Presented by the students of DaySpring's Summer Musical Theatre Workshop ages 6-18, with only 9 classes to put on this full performance of "Willy Wonka".

Join our event on Facebook and invite your friends!

 

14-15 Classes

The 2014-2015 Schedules are complete!  We are working on updating our site with next year's classes, however it is not yet complete.  In the meantime, please download the PDFs of our printed flyers below:

Home School Enrichment Electives

Performing Arts/ Dance/ Fine Arts Classes