Congratulations to Natalie Lobdell, our Team Dancer of the month. Natalie is in 7th grade at Oak Creek East Middle School, where her favorite subject is art. Natalie’s favorite color is Royal Blue. Her favorite app is Instagram and her favorite food is Mac and Cheese.Natalie’s personal hero is Misty Copeland which is why she hopes to become a professional dancer when she grows up. Her favorite dance style is lyrical. Natalie has been dancing at APA for 10 years and this is her 3rd year on Competitive Teams. Her best dance memory was doing her first dance competition. All of our team coaches nominated Natalie this month!
“This month, we’d like to recognize Natalie Lobdell for her consistent effort and focus in class. Not only has her dancing improved greatly this year, but she is also kind and respectful to her teachers and classmates. All of her teachers have really enjoyed seeing her progress and grow over the past year!”
Congratulations to Erin Frailing, our Recreational Dancer of the Month. Erin is in first grade at St. Matthias where her favorite subject is reading. Erin’s favorite color is purple. Her favorite food is watermelon and strawberries and her favorite dessert is Oreo torte. This is Eriin’s third year dancing at APA where her favorite style is hip hop. Erin was nominated by her teacher Miss Nakheera because Erin hasn’t missed one day of class since the entire semester! She’s always paying attention and whenever I speak, she makes sure she’s listening. She does a great job dancing and asks the most questions like a good student should! You Go Erin!
Congratulations Arisbeth Teresi, our June music student of the month. Arisbeth is in 2nd grade at Forest Ridge Elementary school in Oak Creek where her favorite subject is music. When she grows up she would like to be a piano teacher! Her favorite music is anything from Disney and her favorite instrument is the piano. Arisbeth loves to eat pizza rolls and chocolate and vanilla cupcakes! Her favorite colors are purple and blue. Her personal hero is her Uncle because he is in the Navy. Arisbeth has been taking piano lessons for 9 months at APA. She was nominated by her piano teacher Miss Christina. Miss Christina said “Ever since she has known Arisbeth she has always been a very diligent student. She comes to class having practiced her music and plays beautifully. On top of Arisbeth being an amazing student, she is nothing but sweet and respectful, always full of stories and smiles. I know she will go on to achieve all of her dreams. Thank you for making my first year of teaching not so scary!”