Class Cancelled Jan 21st

Fairfax County has cancelled all after school activities so there is  no dance class in Vienna tonight.  Staiy safe and warm and be sure to practice on your own.

Classes Cancelled Jan 14th

Class in cancelled in Vienna today, Jan 14th, due to weather. 


Maple Academy follows the local school system for class cancellations. 

  • Vienna follows Fairfax County
  • Bethesda follows Montgomery County
  • Annapolis follows Anne Arundel County


Happy New Year! We are looking forward to seeing everyone back at class beginning Monday, January 5th.  We also hope to see you all at the Winter Social on Saturday, Jan 10th.


Oireachtas Champions!!

Congratulations to our Maple Academy

2014 Southern Region

Oireachtas Ceili Champions!!!

Under 10 Mixed 4 Hand

Under 12 Mixed 4 Hand

Under 12 Mixed 8 Hand

Under 15 Mixed 8 Hand

Under 15 Girls 4 Hand

Reminder: Teams Costume Check U10 / U12 on Saturday

On Saturday, Sept 20th, there will be a team costume check for all U10 and U12 dancers at 8am. 

  • Arrive with team wig on, headband on, and poodle socks on ready to be checked by 8am.
    • U12 dancers: full brown or blonde wig
    • U10 dancers: curly bun wig
    • Boys:  full costume (black pants, tie, shirt)
  • Bring your team costume and bloomers on a hanger.  Label your dress & bloomers with dancer's name and bring something to put the wig/pins/headband in when class starts.
  • If possible, wear dance class clothes that can be worn under the team costume for quick change/ easy on and off.
  • Parents will be notified if there are costume problems; parents do not need to be present.
  • Dancers can quickly remove wigs for class.

USED SHOES Shop and Drop

Anne Marie Lyons maintains the used shoe sale for the Maple Booster Club.  She will be available for you to drop off shoes to sell or shop for used shoes.  (All other times, please call her first for an appointment.) Anne Marie lives near the Vienna location.  Call Anne Marie for directions at (703) 447-4783.


September 15th 4-8pm

September 22nd 4-8pm

If you have shoes to sell, please remove all tape and polish them before putting them in a gallon size zip lock bag. Label the bag with brand/size/price and include a self-addressed stamped envelope for your payment.

Fall Registration Reminder

Regular classes begin on Monday, September 15th!!  If you have not already done so, please visit the CLASSES page and submit your registration for the 2014 dance year.  You should receive a confirmation email once your registration has been received and is processed (it is not automatic, but you should receive confirmation within 24 hours). If you are unsure, don't hesitate to ask by clicking HERE.  This is a new system and we are working out any difficulties we come across.  Thank you for your understanding.

Fall Registration is open

Registration for 2014-2015 is now open.  All tuition amounts and fees have been emailed.  Please contact the Maples if you have questions about your registration.  Online forms should be submitted prior to September 1st. We look forward to seeing everyone back for a great year!