Students live in a friendly and caring community which is committed to their safety and welfare. Students receive outstanding Health & Well-being support specifically designed for dancers.
We are proud to be a world class centre of excellence for the training and education of classical ballet dancers where graduating students are prepared to secure contracts with national and international ballet companies. Teachers come from successful professional dance backgrounds and teach with passion and commitment.
A student-focussed learning experience maximises each studentís potential in learning, living and dancing skills. The positive learning environment and high expectations prepare our graduates for life in the very best national and international ballet companies.
Elmhurst in Association with Birmingham Royal Ballet is a world renowned centre of excellence for the training and education of ballet dancers. Students are equipped with the skills, resilience and creativity to succeed and make a difference in the professional dance world and beyond.

Privacy Policy


In this policy the following words have the following meanings:

'Elmhurst', 'we', 'us' means Elmhurst School for Dance, a company limited by guarantee registered in England with number 2932622 whose registered office is at 249 Bristol Road, Edgaston, Birmingham B5 7UH.

'Site' means the website accessed via

We believe in protecting users’ privacy. This statement describes how we deal with the personal information we store and gather about you. In supplying your data to us you consent to its use in accordance with this policy. The privacy policy does not extend to any information gathered by websites that are accessed via our Site.

Elmhurst takes its responsibilities under the Data Protection Act very seriously and uses its reasonable endeavours to process your data in accordance with its provisions. As well as a legal requirement, this is an important customer service issue. If at any time you believe we have contacted you inappropriately, please let us know.

What information do we gather and track, and what do we do with it?
We gather anonymous information in aggregate form: for example, browser type (e.g. Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator), operating system (e.g. Windows, MacOS, Linux), IP address, and internet domain (e.g. Demon, AOL). Click here to read about how we use Cookies in this process.

All your personal information is sent to us via the Internet. Because the Internet infrastructure is global and it is not possible to predict the routes that information sent over the Internet will take, the information you provide may be transferred temporarily via a route which takes it outside the European Economic Area as it passes between you and us. In addition any of the personal information which you sent to us may be transmitted by us from one computer under our control to another such computer. Where your data is transmitted in this way we cannot guarantee the route that it takes and it may be sent outside the European Economic Area.

Sale of our business
In the event that we agree to transfer all or any part of our business to a third party, we may transfer any of your personal information that we hold to that third party.

Deleting data held about you It is our policy not to hold personal data about you for any longer than is necessary to enable processing for the purposes for which that the personal data was obtained.

Elmhurst is committed to the security of users’ personal information and we have security procedures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information under our control. We have security measures in place to protect our user database and access to this database is restricted internally.

Links to third party sites
Our site contains links to other sites. Elmhurst is not responsible for the privacy practices, or the content of those websites. If you have followed a link from our Site to another website, you may then be supplying data directly to a third party yourself.

Changes to your personal information or questions about our privacy policy.
Please contact our Elmhurst School for Dance, 249 Bristol Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B5 7UH Any changes you request to your data will be made within ten working days of receipt by Elmhurst of your request.

Where can I request a copy of the personal information held about me by Elmhurst?
Please contact Elmhurst at the address given above. Under English law, we are entitled to charge you a small sum for providing a copy of your personal information.

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