The mission of NCDEO is to support and advance dance education, to act and operate exclusively as a nonprofit corporation pursuant to the laws of the State of North Carolina, and to act and operate as a charitable organization in promoting the art form of dance as an essential educational component of life-long learning.

Recent News

NCDEO to Form Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Access (IDEA) Committee!

July 9, 2021

NCDEO will be forming our first subcommittee, the Inclusion Diversity Equity & Access (IDEA) Committee. This committee will be co-chaired by Avis Hatcher-Puzzo (Professor of Dance/Theatre at Fayetteville State University …

Call to Action! (ESSER)

June 18, 2021

The NC Department of Public Instruction is has issued an invitation for public comment on the NC State plan for state and local spending of over $3.2 billion in federal Elementary and …

NCDEO NHSDA Class of 2021 Senior Send Off Slideshow

June 3, 2021

Congratulations to the Senior Class of 2021! These seniors will graduate and begin their college careers. We are so proud of your hard work, dedication, and perseverance during this difficult …

NCDEO NHSDA Class of 2021 8th Grade Recognition Slide Show

June 2, 2021

Congratulations to the following 8th graders who are transitioning to high school! This was a difficult year and you persevered, best of luck as you begin your high school careers!

8th …

2021 Immediate Board Call!

May 19, 2021

NCDEO is currently seeking nominations for 1 of our board positions:

Vice President of Professional Development (1 year term)

This is a SELF-nomination process. In order to apply for the board position …

Recent News

NCDEO to Form Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, & Access (IDEA) Committee!

July 9, 2021

NCDEO will be forming our first subcommittee, the Inclusion Diversity Equity & Access (IDEA) Committee. This committee will be co-chaired by Avis Hatcher-Puzzo (Professor of Dance/Theatre at Fayetteville State University …

Call to Action! (ESSER)

June 18, 2021

The NC Department of Public Instruction is has issued an invitation for public comment on the NC State plan for state and local spending of over $3.2 billion in federal Elementary and …

NCDEO NHSDA Class of 2021 Senior Send Off Slideshow

June 3, 2021

Congratulations to the Senior Class of 2021! These seniors will graduate and begin their college careers. We are so proud of your hard work, dedication, and perseverance during this difficult …

NCDEO NHSDA Class of 2021 8th Grade Recognition Slide Show

June 2, 2021

Congratulations to the following 8th graders who are transitioning to high school! This was a difficult year and you persevered, best of luck as you begin your high school careers!

8th …

2021 Immediate Board Call!

May 19, 2021

NCDEO is currently seeking nominations for 1 of our board positions:

Vice President of Professional Development (1 year term)

This is a SELF-nomination process. In order to apply for the board position …