Northwest School of the Arts Dance Department Staff
Proficient Tap, Beginning/Intermediate Tap, Advanced Jazz, Proficient Jazz, Proficient Modern, and Middle School Dance 7th (Semester)
Amelia has been involved in dancing for over 30 years. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Dance Performance and Dance Education Certification from Winthrop University. While at Winthrop, she performed in many shows with Winthrop Dance Theatre and Rhythm Quest, as well as, several student choreography showcases. Amelia has toured with Dance Caravan and has also performed with Sinergismo Dance Company of Charlotte, North Carolina. She has performed with the Charlotte Philharmonic Orchestra, Carolina Voices, and the Singing Christmas Tree. She was a semi-finalist in Fox Network’s television show So You Think You Can Dance. Read more
Dance Majors I, Dance Majors II, 7th Grade Advanced Ballet, 8th Grade Advanced Ballet, HS Beginning Modern, and HS Beginning Ballet
Chandra McCloud-Glover hails from Durham, North Carolina, where her love of dance grew after seeing an Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater performance in middle school. She studied at Florida State University and University of North Carolina at Charlotte, majoring in Dance Education and minoring in Marketing. She spent a couple of summers at American Dance Festival’s summer intensive as an intern and student, focusing on composition, as well as technique. Read more
Intermediate Modern, Proficient Modern, Advanced Modern, Dance 6th, Dance 7th, Dance Majors 3
HS Intermediate/Advanced Ballet & Pointe
Angela Hewitt has a BFA from Goucher College in Baltimore, Maryland, an M. Ed, and two teaching licenses in Dance K-12 and Art K-12. She has been teaching dance in public schools and private studios for 29 years. Her choreography has received high praise from critics in Baltimore, Maryland.
Angela was the dance critic for The State newspaper in Columbia, South Carolina, for two years. She has performed in Baltimore and Atlanta. Angela designs and creates professional tutus and tiaras for her students and other dancers. She currently teaches ballet and pointe classes for grades 9-12 at Northwest School of the Arts.