Dress Code


Non-restrictive clothing

PNB Tots, Creative Movement, Pre-Ballet


  • Pink tights (no shiny/Lycra tights, no holes in tights, no underwear)
  • Pink leather ballet slippers (single elastics, no criss-crossed elastics)
  • Leotard (color appropriate for the Level; see color chart below)
  • Mid-length to long hair is required to be pulled back into a neat bun and fastened securely using pins and a hair net. Short hair needs to be fastened away from face. Students/parents must be responsible for the necessary supplies to have hair done before class time.


  • Short-sleeved white leotard
  • Black tights. No short cut-off tights.
  • Thin white crew-length dance socks (no tube socks)
  • White ballet shoes
  • Boys must wear shirts or leotard at all times.
  • Hair should be combed and fastened away from face if long.

PNBS Logo Leotards

PNBS’s dress code is designed to encourage unity and discipline among our students. All students in PNB Tots, Creative Movement, and Pre-Ballet are required to wear PNBS logo leotards. Students not meeting the required dress code will be restricted from participation in class.

Leotard Colors
PNB Tots: White
Creative Movement: White
Pre-Ballet: Red
All Boys: White

Purchasing Leotards
These beautiful PNBS-logo leotards are designed to suit PNBS’ dress requirement standards and create a uniform appearance in the classroom. Leotards may be purchased through Empire Dance Shop. You can find the Tots-Level III Leotard Order Form online or in the School office.

Empire Dance Shop
Phone: 888.445.8848
Fax: 509.838.6929
Email: service@empiredanceshop.com

Additional Dress Code Guidelines

  • No shirts, legwarmers, skirts, etc., may be worn.
  • Jewelry should be minimal: small earrings and watches at the teachers' discretion. NO facial jewelry (nose rings, etc.).
  • Shoes should be neatly sewn with like color thread. NO safety pins.
  • Dancewear is to be kept laundered and in good repair. Any holes should be mended with same color thread.
  • Please mark clothing, shoes and dance bags with the student’s name and class level. Extended curriculum dress code requirements are mandatory as announced.
  • Please note: Do not use fabric softeners when laundering dance attire; it damages studio floors.
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