South County Family YMCA Dance, Cheer and Gymnastics
At the Y, we provide a nurturing environment where children can learn to appreciate dance as a lifelong activity for self-expression, grace, strength, agility, creativity and balance. The South County Y offers a variety of dance classes, for all ages from preschool to adults. Classes meet once per week. For more information, contact Joan.Ray@gwrymca.org or call 314-849-9622 x236.
- Ballet, Tap and Acro
- Ballet & Tap
- Ballet & Jazz
- Jazz & Tap
- Lyrical & Jazz
- Musical Theatre
- Adult Tap
- Adult Ballet Barre
All Star Dance Team: Recreational Dance Team - Our competitive dance team features various styles of dance. Ages 4-18. Auditions required. For more information, contact 314-849- 9622 x 236 or
YMCA Cheerleading offers girls 5-15 the chance to get opportunity and have fun. Cheerleaders will build self-confidence and self-esteem while developing social skills and healthy relationships with other girls. Learn the fundamentals of cheerleading including basic motions, jumps, cheers and chants. Participants practice once weekly.
For more information cheer team open evaluations, email Amanda.Wallace@gwrymca.org.
Gymnastics offers many positive physical benefits and improves confidence and self-esteem! From pre-school to high school, beginning to advanced, we have a developmental gymnastics program that is age-appropriate for everyone. Our gymnastics programs begin as early as 12 months old as a parent-child class, and continue through preschool, progressive, and even competitive levels. We offer a boys program, a teen program, open play time, and more. In the summer, be sure to check out our Gymnastics, Dance and Cheer camps offered at the South County Y!
- Preschool Playtime (ages 0 – 6 years)
- Wiggly Worms (walker – 36 months)
- Intro into Gymnastics (ages 2-3)
- Bouncing Bears (Beginner level for ages 3-5)
- Tumbling Teddies (Intermediate level for ages 3-5)
- Cartwheeling Cubs (Advanced level for ages 3-5)
- Progressing Pandas (Advanced level for ages 3-5)
- Rollers (ages 6 and up)
- Gliders (ages 6 and up)
- Swingers (ages 6 and up)
- Kippers (ages 6 and up)
- Flyers (ages 6 and up)
- Tumbling 101 (ages 6-11)
- Teen Tumbling (ages 12-18)
- Homeschool classes (Available upon request. Contact Joan.Bryan@gwrymca.org for details)
- Boys Tumbling/Conditioning (ages 6 and up)
Continuous Enrollment Gymnastics
We heard you, and we’re now offering gymnastics on a continuous enrollment basis! This new program allows you to sign up for fewer sessions as sessions now run for longer periods of time, you can lock into a consistent class day and time, and you can spread out your payments on a monthly basis!
Continuous Enrollment Gymnastics is now offered at three branches of the Gateway Region YMCA including the South County Y. Our next full session will run on an academic calendar (September 2018-May 2019).
For more information, please contact: Joan.Ray@gwrymca.org or call 314-849-9622 x236
The South County YMCA Twisters, is a competitive Gymnastics team for ages 5-16. The team competes at excel meets. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We also offer Gymnastics, Dance and Cheer Birthday parties! Click here for details.