COTILLION

The Ranch’s Formal Cotillion Program is a social dance and etiquette program with the goal of helping students feel at ease and possess grace, confidence, and self-assurance in a variety of social situations. Their future of attending school dances, parties, proms, weddings and graduations is just starting to begin...get them started on the “right foot”! Cotillion participants dress up weekly and learn dance, social etiquette, and dining etiquette. The program is a tradition for many families in Marin. For many it is considered one of the rites of passage for a young person. Register early because it does fill up!
 
 
6th GRADE WINTER 2019 
Registration for Winter Cotillion begins October 29th at 5pm. This program fills up fast! Do not miss out on one of our most popular programs. This program offers instruction in the areas of Dance, Social Etiquette and Dining Etiquette.

Dance Instruction weeks will take place at Bel Aire Elementary School Auditorium located at 277 Karen Way, Tiburon from 6:30-7:30pm, beginning January 9th. Each week, participants will receive dance instruction in swing, tango, waltz, rumba and more. Social etiquette is integrated into the program. Students learn how to ask for and accept a dance, as well as escort a partner to and from the dance floor.
Dining Etiquette Night will be held on Wednesday, February 6th from 6:30-8pm at St. Stephens Church in Belvedere. Students will review table manners, practice introductions and conversation starters that are useful in a variety of social situations. A dinner buffet will be served to facilitate the instruction.
The Grand Ball will be held on Wednesday, March 20th from 7-9pm at the Embassy Suites in San Rafael. The memorable Cotillion Gran Ball concludes the course and features a full live orchestra and dinner.