CSA Student Leadership Team!
Now accepting applications for 2018/19!
What is the CSA Student Leadership Team?
The CSA Student Leadership Team is designed to help students
build upon the skills they are already developing in their dance,
music & theatre classes and apply those same skills to their
every day lives- becoming more self-confident and empowered
to take on new challenges while helping themselves and others
Through volunteer opportunities both in the studio and
community and studio events, service projects, enrichment
opportunities and more, student leaders will form new
friendships while developing communication, collaboration
and leadership skills, building character and gaining confidence
as individuals and team players!
Who can be a part of the CSA Student Leadership Team?
If you're looking to be a part of an incredible group of students who want to do more, become more, and help more all while creating amazing friendships- you’ve come to the right place! We’re excited you’re here!
All Center Stage music, dance and theatre students entering 6th grade & up can apply to be a part of this dynamic and exciting group!
Student Leadership Team Opportunities
This program is designed specifically to provide Center Stage students an opportunity to grow as ambassadors for both our studio and community while developing leadership skills, increasing self-confidence and creating new friendships with other students who share similar interests and passions!
As part of the Student Leadership Team, members will enjoy:
fun monthly team-building, leadership-training meetings! (Attendance at meetings is mandatory, unless approved by the program director in advance.)
follow-up small group mentoring sessions to further develop friendships
and put communication/ leadership skills into action!
small group "team" challenges or projects throughout the year to add to the
positive studio atmosphere for all families!
helping think of, promoting and running service projects both within the
Student Leadership team and studio/community wide!
being looked up to as mentors and role-models by younger students!
learning the skills necessary to be effective Ambassadors at studio events
while serving as greeters, ushers, information providers, etc...
having the opportunity to be "buddies" to students new to Center Stage to
help them feel included and welcome!
getting to help at special events throughout the year!
attending bonus enrichment opportunities for Student Leadership Team members only!
Training and Team Meetings
As mentioned above, the Student Leadership Team meets throughout the year for training, team building and community service opportunities. Training topics will include strategies for developing communication skills, what makes an ambassador, and how to stay organized and manage time! Throughout the year, Team members will be offered enrichment opportunities to include, site visits to performances and arts organizations, guest speakers and more!
It is important to our faculty that our program not only prepare Team members for their role at CSA, but foster a love of the arts and develop leadership skills.
Student Leadership Team members are responsible for attending all trainings and commitments. Student Leaders will exercise their organization and communication skills by coordinating with the program director and other students in the event that he or she is unable to fulfill a commitment.
Student Leadership Team Application Instructions:
All applicants must submit a completed application to the front desk by May 10, 2018. Please ensure you have submitted all required materials. You will be notified of acceptance by the program director this summer.
The Student Leadership Team will have an initial welcome meeting and training in August, exact date and time TBD.
Applications can be submitted through the end of August! Please turn applications in at the front desk.
Student Leadership Team members can also apply to be a part of our Junior Faculty or Studio Crew! Click on the buttons below for more information!
Have a question? Use the form below to send it our way and we'll get back to you ASAP!