Dance Institute of Washington

The Dance Institute of Washington is a dance education institution committed to providing children and youth the opportunity to develop artistically, socially, emotionally and intellectually through dance. The Institute operates a studio school, education outreach, youth ensemble, and a professional company, giving youth from diverse backgrounds the chance to experience the performing arts and develop important skills needed for a successful future.

Office location: 

3400 14th Street NW
Washington, DC



Support services: 

Academic skills
Art and music
Career exploration
College preparation

DCPS schools served: 

  • Benjamin Banneker High School
  • Columbia Heights Education Campus

DC public charter schools served: 

  • Booker T. Washington PCS
  • LAYC Career Academy

Hours of Operation: 

After school
Weekends and holidays

Days of Operation: 

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Months of Operation: 

Academic school year
Year round

DC wards served: 

1, 2, 5, 7, 8

Ages served: 


Grades served: