Building strong youth, families, and communities

through dance and beyond.

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A Step Beyond has changed me.

Teaching dance brings me joy.

ASB is here for the whole family.

A Step Beyond is a creative youth development organization serving youth and their families living at or below the poverty line with free after-school dance classes, academic support, and social services.  In order to create deep, meaningful, and lasting relationships that will ensure the artistic, academic, and social-emotional development of our youth, we make a ten-year commitment to support students and their families from 3rd grade to high school graduation and beyond.

100% of ASB students are expected to graduate high school and immediately enroll in college or career programs after completing our 10-year program

What our youth say about A Step Beyond:

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say their participation at ASB helps them feel more successful at school

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say that ASB helps them build their confidence 


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say dancing helps builds their collaborative skills 

Arise! Concert 2024

Join A Step Beyond June 13th and 14th for an evening of captivating dance performances by 170+ of our talented students at our annual dance concert. Get your tickets now!

What’s happening at A Step Beyond

See our latest events and activities:
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I cannot say enough positives about A Step Beyond. I know the impact it is having on my students’ lives and I only wish that this program continues to grow so that more students see their hopes and dreams come true.

 ~ Fabiola Elias, Farr Avenue School Principal

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Key Sponsors

A Step Beyond would like to thank our founding, sustaining, & platinum institutional partners: