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National League of Junior Cotillions
Fairview Chapter - Collin County

Classes

2023-2024 Junior Cotillion Schedule

Junior Cotillion - Year I
September 10 - Introduction Class
October 1 - Autumn Class
November 5 - Harvest Class
December 3 - Three Course Instructional Dinner
January 7 - Winter Class
February 4 - Valentine's Class
March - Grand Spring Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, & 7PM 
* In the event enrollment exceeds maximum capacity on the above given dates, secondary dates may be added to accommodate enrollment

Tuition: $450

Junior Cotillion - Year II
September 24 - First Impressions Class
October 15 - Interviewing Skills Class
November 12- Proper Dress Class
December 10 - Five Course Instructional Dinner
January 28 - Correspondence Class
February 25 - Parents' Dip into Dancing Class
March - Black & White Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes and the Instructional Dinner will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney).

The Black & White Ball will be held at the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel - Marriott.  

Tuition: $475

Junior Cotillion - Year III (Premiere)
September 24 - International Etiquette and Dining
October - Asian Style Dining (location/date/time TBA)
November 12 - The Art of Theater Etiquette
December - Nutcracker Ballet (Eisemann Center - date/time TBA)
January 28 - Formal Events Etiquette
February - An Evening at the Theater (location/date/time TBA)
March 25 - Black & White Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney).

The Black & White Ball will be held at the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel - Marriott.

Tuition: $500

High School Cotillion
September 24 - Etiquette 101
October 15 - Leveraging Strengths for the Future
November 12 - Transitioning into the Adult World
December 10 - Business Dinner
January 28 - Transitioning from High School to College
February - Cultural Outing (location/date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes and the Business Dinner will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney).

Tuition: $485

2023 Pre-Cotillion Schedule

Session I: May 30-June 1
Session II: June 6-8

Class times:

Pre-Cotillion I (First-Second Grade) 1:00 - 2:30
Pre-Cotillion II (Third-Fifth Grade) 3:00 - 4:30 

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney).

Tuition: $200

To register, you may click on the Registration tab for the specific class pertaining to your child.

Please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected] or 972-668-4570 with any questions regarding the class schedules, registration process and/or to receive an invitation packet.

Classes Available:


Pre-Cotillion I Session I (May 30-June 1)

ABOUT PRE-COTILLION

The Pre-Cotillion program setting will encourage children to be comfortable together, to make new friends and enjoy themselves. Through role-playing, hands on experience and storytelling in a peer group, young ladies and gentlemen are expected to leave the program with the beginning of confidence and poise that comes from knowing the proper thing to do.

PRE-COTILLION I
First-Second Grade

  • Manners in the home
  • Being introduced 
  • Paying and receiving compliments
  • Birthday party etiquette
  • Basic table manners

2023 Pre-Cotillion Schedules

Session I:                        Session II:                            
May 30 - Class 1             June 6 - Class 1          
May 31 - Class 2             June 7 - Class 2          
June 1 - Class 3              June 8 - Class 3          

Class times:
Pre-Cotillion I  (First-Second Grade) 1:00-2:30; Parents register their child for either Session I or Session II

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney, 75070).

Tuition: $200

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Pre-Cotillion I Session II (June 6-June 8)

ABOUT PRE-COTILLION

The Pre-Cotillion program setting will encourage children to be comfortable together, to make new friends and enjoy themselves. Through role-playing, hands on experience and storytelling in a peer group, young ladies and gentlemen are expected to leave the program with the beginning of confidence and poise that comes from knowing the proper thing to do.

PRE-COTILLION I
First-Second Grade

  • Manners in the home
  • Being introduced 
  • Paying and receiving compliments
  • Birthday party etiquette
  • Basic table manners

2023 Pre-Cotillion Schedules

Session I:                        Session II:                            
May 30 - Class 1             June 6 - Class 1          
May 31 - Class 2             June 7 - Class 2          
June 1 - Class 3              June 8 - Class 3          

Class times:
Pre-Cotillion I  (First-Second Grade) 1:00-2:30; Parents register their child for either Session I or Session II

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney, 75070).

Tuition: $200

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Pre-Cotillion II Session I (May 30-June 1)

ABOUT PRE-COTILLION

The Pre-Cotillion program setting will encourage children to be comfortable together, to make new friends and enjoy themselves. Through role-playing, hands on experience and storytelling in a peer group, young ladies and gentlemen are expected to leave the program with the beginning of confidence and poise that comes from knowing the proper thing to do.

PRE-COTILLION II
Third - Fifth Grade

  • Manners in the home
  • Greeting and shaking hands
  • Rules of introduction
  • Sports etiquette
  • Fast food etiquette
  • Correspondence (the thank you note and the RSVP)
  • More advanced table manners
  • Basic line dance


2023 Pre-Cotillion Schedules

Session I:                        Session II:                            
May 30 - Class 1             June 6 - Class 1          
May 31 - Class 2             June 7 - Class 2          
June 1 - Class 3              June 8- Class 3          

Class times:
Pre-Cotillion II  (Third-Fifth Grade) 3:00-4:30; Parents register their child for either Session I or Session II

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney, 75070).

Tuition: $200

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Pre-Cotillion II Session II (June 6-June 8)

ABOUT PRE-COTILLION

The Pre-Cotillion program setting will encourage children to be comfortable together, to make new friends and enjoy themselves. Through role-playing, hands on experience and storytelling in a peer group, young ladies and gentlemen are expected to leave the program with the beginning of confidence and poise that comes from knowing the proper thing to do.

PRE-COTILLION II
Third - Fifth Grade

  • Manners in the home
  • Greeting and shaking hands
  • Rules of introduction
  • Sports etiquette
  • Fast food etiquette
  • Correspondence (the thank you note and the RSVP)
  • More advanced table manners
  • Basic line dance


2023 Pre-Cotillion Schedules

Session I:                        Session II:                            
May 30 - Class 1             June 6 - Class 1          
May 31 - Class 2             June 7 - Class 2          
June 1 - Class 3              June 8- Class 3          

Class times:
Pre-Cotillion II  (Third-Fifth Grade) 3:00-4:30; Parents register their child for either Session I or Session II

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney, 75070).

Tuition: $200

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Junior Cotillion Year I

The Junior Cotillion program is designed for 6th-8th grade students.  The curriculum provides young people instruction and practice in the courtesies that make life more pleasant for them and those around them, give them thorough training in standard ballroom dance, and to provide opportunities to practice and enjoy these skills at memorable parties, balls, dinners and events, complete with decorations, refreshments, favors and prizes.

Year I

Classes will cover topics such as proper seating and escort position, introductions, receiving compliments, manners in the home, thank you notes, basic table manners, telephone etiquette, electronic/social media etiquette and responding to invitations.  Dance instruction will include the Foxtrot, East Coast Swing, Salsa and Waltz.  The three-course Instructional Dinner and the Grand Spring Ball will provide students with an opportunity to practice the skills, etiquette and dance that they have been learning in a wonderful, exciting social situation.

2023-2024 Junior Cotillion Schedule

Junior Cotillion - Year I
September 10 - Introduction Class
October 1 - Autumn Class
November 5 - Harvest Class
December 3 - Three Course Instructional Dinner
January 7 - Winter Class
February 4 - Valentine's Class
March - Grand Spring Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, & 7PM 
* In the event enrollment exceeds maximum capacity on the above given dates, secondary dates may be added to accommodate enrollment

All Classes and the Instructional Dinner will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney). 

The Grand Spring Ball will be held at the  Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel - Marriott.

Tuition: $450

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Junior Cotillion Year II

The Junior Cotillion program is designed for 6th-8th grade students.  The curriculum provides young people instruction and practice in the courtesies that make life more pleasant for them and those around them, give them thorough training in standard ballroom dance, and to provide opportunities to practice and enjoy these skills at memorable parties, balls, dinners and events, complete with decorations, refreshments, favors, and prizes.

Year II

Classes will cover topics such as manners in public places, characteristics of noble character, being a guest and a host, interview etiquette and skills, dress codes, how to tie a tie, table manners, cell phone etiquette, polite conversation, formal dinner guidelines, and place settings. Dance instruction includes new steps for the Foxtrot, East Coast Swing, Cha-Cha, and Waltz.  Parents join us for the final half hour of the final class in preparation for our parent-child Waltz at the end of the Black & White Ball.  The five-course Instructional Dinner and the Black & White Ball will provide students with an opportunity to practice the skills, etiquette, and dance they have been learning in a wonderful, exciting social situation.

2023-2024 Junior Cotillion Schedule

Junior Cotillion - Year II
September 24 - First Impressions Class
October 15 - Interviewing Skills Class|
November 12- Proper Dress Class
December 10 - Five Course Instructional Dinner
January 28 - Correspondence Class
February 25 - Parents' Dip into Dancing Class
March - Black & White Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes and the Instructional Dinner will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney). 

The Black & White Ball will be held at the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel - Marriott.

Tuition: $475

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

Junior Cotillion Premiere

The Junior Cotillion program is designed for 6th-8th grade students.  The curriculum provides young people instruction and practice in the courtesies that make life more pleasant for them and those around them, give them thorough training in standard ballroom dance, and to provide opportunities to practice and enjoy these skills at memorable parties, balls, dinners and events, complete with decorations, refreshments, favors, and prizes.

Year III (Premiere)

Classes allow students the opportunity to put into practice, everything they have learned in the Year I and Year II programs.  The curriculum is designed to provide real world application to include cultural events/outings at restaurants, and theaters, as well as classes at the Country Club. Classes will focus on interviewing skills, manners in public places, dining skills, escorting partners, good sportsmanship, and occasions to socialize and dance with classmates. Cultural events/outings will include an Asian Style Dinner at a Japanese restaurant, the Nutcracker Performance at the Eisemann Center, and a theatrical play at Southern Methodist University. Dance instruction includes the introduction of the Texas Two Step, new steps for the Foxtrot, East Coast Swing, Cha-Cha and Waltz. Classes, cultural outings, and the Black & White Ball will provide students with an opportunity to practice the skills, etiquette and dance that they have been learning in a wonderful, exciting social situation.

2023-2024 Junior Cotillion Schedule

Junior Cotillion - Year III (Premiere)
September 24 - International Etiquette and Dining
October - Asian Style Dining (location/date/time TBA)
November 12 - The Art of Theater Etiquette
December - Nutcracker Ballet (Eisemann Center - date/time TBA)
January 28 - Formal Events Etiquette
February - An Evening at the Theater (location/date/time TBA)
March 25 - Black & White Ball (date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney). 

The Black & White Ball will be held at the Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel - Marriott.

Tuition: $500

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now

High School

High School

The High School program is designed specifically for 9th-12th grade students. Participation in the Junior Cotillion program prior to participation in the High School program is not a pre-requisite. The High School program will introduce new etiquette and character development topics which are pertinent to the high school years, such as interviewing for scholarships and jobs, positive self-esteem, and handling peer pressure. This program will bridge the gap for today‚Äôs high schooler between their education and the real world in a meaningful way.  It takes a lot to prepare for adulthood, but mostly it takes practice and experience. From learning practical tips such as how to develop a resume or complete a W-4, to attending a theater outing and business dinner, students in our high school program are prepared to succeed in any environment. 

2023-2024 High School Cotillion Schedule

High School Cotillion
September 24 - Etiquette 101
October 15 - Leveraging Strengths for the Future
November 12 - Transitioning into the Adult World
December 10 - Business Dinner
January 28 - Transitioning from High School to College
February - Cultural Outing (location/date/time TBA)

Class time: 1PM, 3PM, 5PM, or 7PM

All Classes and the Business Dinner will be held at Stonebridge Ranch Country Club (7003 Beacon Hill Road, McKinney). 

Tuition: $485

IMPORTANT REGISTRATION INFORMATION
If you encounter problems registering your child, please contact Director, Laura Walsh, at [email protected]
We recommend you do NOT register using your smartphone or iPad.

2023-2024 Register Now