Since 2003, we have built a close-knit learning family of over 200 pupils each week, spreading the joy of dance across North and Central London.
Our mission is to provide a diverse range of dance classes in a safe, inclusive environment that inspire and empower children of all abilities and backgrounds.
With a disciplined blend of modern, street, stage, and freestyle dance styles,
we cultivate a deep-rooted passion
for dance and self-expression.
At JK Dance, we believe in unlocking the potential of each student, regardless of their background or experience. From building confidence and social skills to honing performance and communication abilities, our classes offer a wealth of benefits.
Whether our students aspire to a career in dance or simply seek an enjoyable activity, JK Dance provides a supportive environment where they can thrive, make lasting friendships, and create cherished memories. Join us today and embark on an exciting adventure through the world of dance.
Have a child in a primary school in Crouch End and Muswell Hill area?
Sign them up for our
in-school dance classes that
promote fitness and wellbeing,
while learning confidence, self-expression, and teamwork.
We offer in-studio classes in our Muswell Hill and Crouch End studios for all ages and abilities.
Click below to book a trial session
in one of our amazing North London
studios. You'll love our great community & large dance spaces.
Calling all Curriculum Managers, Sports Premium Coordinators, and PE Coordinators. Looking for an external provider that fits with your Pupil Premium or Sports Premium Funding? Our fully-qualified dance instructors are ready to hit North London schools.
JK Dance Academy fosters an inclusive community where dancers from all backgrounds come together to learn and grow, share cultures and movements, and work together as a team.
Experience the beauty of mixed dance styles, from contemporary to street, as our diverse classes teach our students to express, embrace, and harness their true, unique selves for creativity.
At JK Dance Academy, we warmly welcome dancers of all abilities to our Crouch End and Muswell Hill dance classes. We provide a supportive environment for every skill level.
We offer flexible fee plans to ensure
that our North London dance classes remains accessible to all, making it
easier for families to join our vibrant
JK Dance Academy provides plenty of exciting performance opportunities. Our dancers have performed in the West End, at Selhurst Park, at the Mayor's Ceremony for Young Gifted Children, and more.
Elevate your dance journey with
our dance exams, accredited by
the esteemed British Association of Teachers of Dance — from beginner to advanced levels.
"What I loved most is that the children all looked like they
were having such a great time. Everyone looked so joyful."
"You’re a wonderful teacher. We love how you teach and if we could,
we would come to J.K. every day! "
JK Pupil (Greenwich)
"Thank you for inspiring our daughter and leading her into dance. I
t's her passion and has been fundamental to her self-esteem and
her blossoming into a fun and happy person."
Julia (Parent )
Meet Jessica Hewitson, the founder and lead instructor of J.K. Dance Academy, serving the vibrant communities of Crouch End, Muswell Hill, and North London.
With over 20 years of teaching experience, Jessica is a versatile instructor, with expertise in a wide range of dance styles, including ballet, contemporary, tap, freestyle, modern, stage, and street dance. Thanks to her innate ability to connect with both introverted and expressive students, Jessica creates an inclusive and nurturing environment where every dancer can flourish.
Jessica's core values for J.K. Dance Academy revolve around fostering self-expression, building confidence, and unlocking the full potential of each student. She believes in creating a fun-filled learning experience, where energy and enthusiasm are always welcome.
As Jessica puts it, "At J.K. Dance Academy, we strive to ignite a love for dance in our students, while nurturing their talents and celebrating their achievements every step of the way."
Senior instructor at J.K. Dance Academy with 20 years' experience, Beverly is an associate member of the British Association of Teachers of Dance and has a Diploma in Dance. She specialises in tap, stage, freestyle, and personalises instruction for various abilities.
Previously a student of J.K. Dance Academy, Poppy is a distinguished teacher and choreographer with a modern approach. She excels in nurturing talent and promoting dance education.
Susanna is a valued J.K. Dance family member, passionate about teaching fun, skill-building dance routines in street, contemporary, and commercial styles.
Dancer and choreographer with extensive experience in ballet, tap, street, jazz, contemporary, and salsa, Lauren has a BA Hons in Theatre Dance & Performance. She has worked with renowned artists and various academies across the UK.
All of our teaching staff are highly qualified, insured, and DBS-checked. We're committed to delivering fun and engaging classes that will enhance a child’s learning and further their dance training. The J.K. Dance Academy encourages excellence, but happiness matters most, and children of all abilities are welcome on our dance floor.
JK Dance is committed to creating a safe environment to learn. Where the welfare of children and young people is actively promoted and of paramount importance. Our extended Safeguarding policy is available on request.