Welcome to the Jazzy J’s family!

Jazzy J’s Dance Academy is based in Acomb, York at our new purpose-designed dance studio.  We teach over 200 students across 61 different classes from ISTD Ballet, Tap, Modern, Contemporary and musical theatre.  We teach all ages, from baby ballet up to adult classes.

To join our classes or to find out more please get in touch!

“We strive to bring out the very best in every student, delivering excellence in dance teaching in a warm, fun and friendly environment.”

Jess Meredith, Dance Principal

Jess Meredith is Jazzy’s J’s dance principal.  Jess trained at the London College of Dance gaining a BA (Hons) in Dance alongside her ISTD qualifications and was awarded for her outstanding teaching practice.  Jess launched Jazzy J’s Dance Academy in 2012 and since then our dance school has seen rapid growth. Jess is proud mum to 3 girls, all of whom have caught the dancing bug too! Jess teaches various classes alongside her team of wonderful fellow dance teachers. Find out more about the Jazzy J’s team here. 

NEW! Home Ed classes

If you’re interested in trying out our new home education classes, please get in touch at hello@jazzyjs.co.uk.

Our dance studio in Acomb, York


We’re very proud of our purpose designed dance studios in Acomb. Find out more here.  With two individual studios with mirrors and ballet barres, changing rooms and kitchen facilities, it’s the ideal space for us to run all of our dance classes.  Our studio can also be hired for private functions, classes and birthday parties.  Please get in touch at hire@jazzyjs.co.uk for more information or visit our venue hire page here.

Our Timetable

We run classes throughout the week for all ages at our brand new purpose designed dance studio in Acomb, York. Check out our timetable and term dates.

What the parents say…

Jazzy J’s is very much an enjoyable environment and my three girls absolutely love it! Jess is a very hard working, dedicated and motivational teacher delivering inspiration to each and every child that attends.
Rob H.

Wonka Summer School! 24-26 July 2024

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