Houston Ballet Academy's Pre-Professional Program consists of Level 1 – Level 10. Students ages 7 and up are required to audition for acceptance. For information regarding the Professional Program and Houston Ballet II (HBII) please click here.    

       2022-2023 pre-Professional Schedule

Levels 1-Intermediate

Levels 1 – Intermediate will receive evaluations once per year at the close of the first semester. Evaluations are made available through the Classe365 Parent Portal.

Levels 5 - 10

Levels 5-10 will have an evaluation class in the Spring Semester and consultations with their teachers. Evaluations are made available through the Classe365 Parent Portal. Pilates mat classes are offered to students in the Pre-Professional Program beginning in level 5. There will also be the option for students to sign up for private body conditioning appointments. Please refer to the Academy Handbook for more info and appointment procedures.


Students who are 7 years of age and older are required to audition for Levels 1 - 10.


Houston Ballet Academy is proud to offer workshops for students of all levels.

Performance Opportunities

Numerous performance opportunities are available for Pre-Professional students, including the annual Spring Showcase.

For more information regarding class attire, handbooks, tuition and financial aid, please visit our Resources Page or contact the Academy.