The Lakeside Cotillion Grade 8

The Lakeside Cotillion Eighth Grade program (2nd year) includes instruction in the following social skills:

  • How to make good first impressions
  • Interviewing skills
  • Dress for success
  • Communication one-on-one
  • Consider the dating scene (walking through the initial date)
  • Table Manners
  • Restaurant Etiquette

The dancing taught will advance some of the more popular steps from the first year program as well as introduce, among others, some 70’s Hustle, Latin, and a major Swing/Jitterbug routine in its six week class duration. Lasting one and one-half hours on consecutive weeks, the final class allows the students to practice their skills at a Dinner Dance for the more formal evening classes or at an informally catered event sponsored by the after-school parent-committee.

The Lakeside Cotillion is made up of up of ET Booth and area private school students. Classes are held Thursday evenings at Bascomb United Methodist Church.