Step / About
The Step into Dance programme is a partnership between the Royal Academy of Dance and The Jack Petchey Foundation. We are delighted that this partnership has recently been renewed for a further three years. Please visit the links below to find out more about the organisations
Step Into Dance
Step into Dance is a fully inclusive community dance programme, which currently runs in 200 secondary schools over 32 London Boroughs and Essex. The programme offers weekly extra-curricular dance lessons to students who would not otherwise have access to quality dance provision.
JACK PETCHEY FOUNDATION
Established in 1999, the Foundation gives grants to programmes and projects that benefit young people aged 11-25. The major focus of their work is the Achievement Award Scheme. The Foundation focuses on London and Essex. Since it has been established the Foundation has awarded grants totalling over £85 million.
ROYAL ACADEMY OF DANCE
Royal Academy of Dance promotes knowledge, understanding and practice of dance internationally. It seeks to accomplish its mission through promoting dance, educating and training students and teachers and providing examinations to reward achievement.