Phone: 919-934-7333 Ext: 5991
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Dance Dance Master's of America Carolina Dance Master's National Dance Education Organization
Mrs. Cheri Crabtree
Cheri Crabtree is a certified dance educator through Dance Masters of America and an active member of Carolina Dance Masters since 2004. She is also an active member of the National Dance Education Organization where she continues to develop in her field annually. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dance with 17 years of professional experience including dance studio business ownership, dance and theatre performance, teaching ages 2-adult, master class workshops, competition adjudication, choreography and team coaching, as well as, direction in dance programs, musical theatre productions and benefit programs in multiple counties.
As an educator, Mrs. Crabtree strives to develop dance students intellectually and artistically as expressive self motivators to appreciate, advocate for, and succeed in dance and fine arts, whether as a career choice or recreational benefit. Cheri has lead dancers to national winning ranks and guided students to successful careers. She strives to instill a sense of accountability, responsibility, discipline, passion, and artistic ability through the art of dance in all of her students.
"I love watching students grow a passion and appreciation of an art form. Seeing students develop body awareness, and succeed in skills or tasks they have never engaged in is a beautiful experience. This will be my 6th year at West, and I can't wait to work with all of my students! I am a wife of 13 years, have a 7 year old son named, Ayden, a 2 year old Yorkie Poo named "Reece Cup", and a puppy Boston Terrier named "Millie Vanillie".
Fall Semester 2020
Block 1: Beginning Dance and Special Topics: Google Classroom Code: kkrhvg3
Block 2: Intermediate Dance: Google Classroom Code: iua5v5m
Block 3: Proficient/Advanced Dance: Google Classroom Code:va2hk2i
Spring Semester 2021
Honors Dance - Special Topics: Any Block
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As students in grades K-5 begin returning to school, the curbside locations for free meals will now be located at each middle and high school. The curbside meal locations at our elementary schools will end on Friday, Oct. 2 and will open at the middle and high schools on Monday, Oct. 5.
The Johnston County Board of Education approved a back to school plan at a special called session on Thursday, Sept. 25.
Progress Report dates will be shared by individual schools. It is essential to activate PowerSchool Parent Portal in order to review your child’s academic progress, school attendance, and to stay informed...
Beginning Tuesday, September 8, JCPS will operate its curbside meal service at only its elementary school sites. Students in all grade levels can receive a meal from any of the 23 elementary school sites at no cost...