Upcoming Dances (May/June)

This list includes upcoming swing and blues dances or classes. A broader list of other dances can be found here http://www.pittsburghareajitterbugclub.com/schedule.php Any questions about the following schedule may be sent to LFLAJNIK@aol.com as well. Thats me!

Private Lindy Hop Lessons offered in Pittsburgh by Nick Flajnik or Jared Clemens:

Email: LFLAJNIK@aol.com
facebook.com/DanceInstructorNickFlajnik

Email: jaredclemens@gmail.com
Site: JaredClemens.com

May 27 (Wednesday) FREE
Balboa House Party at Lisa’s w/DJ
5848 Aylesboro Ave. Squirrel Hill, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-10:30PM Dance/Practice

https://www.facebook.com/events/855815481166175/

May 28 (Thursday)
Swing Dance at Cedars w/ DJ
706 Steel St. Youngstown, OH 44509
8:30PM-9:30PM Lesson 9:30PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/events/360761097466483/

May 28 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at Pitt with Tartan Swing w/ DJ
Bellefield Hall at S Bellefield Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
www.tartanswing.com

May 29 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Boilermaker Jazz Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

May 29 (Friday) (21+ Only)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
9:00PM-1:00AM Dance
www.reclubsite.com

May 29 (Friday)
Oldies Dance at The Lamplighter Lounge w/ Wayne Macuga Big Band
6566 Route 22 Delmont, PA 15626
Friday Oldies DJs in the Lamplighter Lounge in Delmont 7PM to 11PM
www.thelamplighterdelmont.com

May 30 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ Jimmy Adler Jump Blues Band
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
www.swingpgh.com

May 30 (Saturday) $5
Fusion Dance at Absolute Ballroom w/ DJ
6617 Hamilton Ave. Pitsburgh, PA 15206
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-11:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/events/843353305758856/

May 31 (Sunday) (21+ Only) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

May 31 (Sunday)
Oldies Dance at Skyvue Restaurant w/ DJ
3230 Lebanon Church Rd. West Mifflin, PA 15122
7:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skyvue-Restaurant-Lounge/413202626616

June 2 (Tuesday)
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
www.hotmetalblues.com

June 3 (Wednesday)
Beginner Lindy Hop part 1 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub
422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:00PM-8:00PM WORKSHOP

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

June 4 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at CMU with Tartan Swing w/ DJ
Rangos 1 Ballroom at 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
tartanswing.com

June 5 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

June 5 (Friday) (21+ Only)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
9:00PM-1:00AM Dance
www.reclubsite.com

June 6 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ TBA
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
www.swingpgh.com

June 7 (Sunday)
Oldies Dance at Skyvue Restaurant
3230 Lebanon Church Rd. West Mifflin, PA 15122
7:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Skyvue-Restaurant-Lounge/413202626616

June 7 (Sunday) (21+ Only) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

June 9 (Tuesday)
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
www.hotmetalblues.com

June 10 (Wednesday)
Beginner Lindy Hop part 2 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub
422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:00PM-8:00PM WORKSHOP

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

June 11 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at CMU with Tartan Swing w/ DJ
Rangos 1 Ballroom at 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
www.tartanswing.com

June 12 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

June 12 (Friday) (21+ Only)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
9:00PM-1:00AM Dance
www.reclubsite.com

June 13 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ TBA
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
www.swingpgh.com

June 14 (Sunday) (21+ Only) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

June 14 (Sunday)
Hep Cats Dance at St Barnabas
5850 Meridian Rd. Gibsonia, PA 15044
2:00PM-3:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/PittsburghHepCats?fref=ts

June 16 (Tuesday)
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
www.hotmetalblues.com

June 18 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at CMU with Tartan Swing w/ DJ
Rangos 1 Ballroom at 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
www.tartanswing.com

June 19 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

June 19 (Friday) (21+ Only)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
9:00PM-1:00AM Dance
www.reclubsite.com

June 20 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ TBA
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
www.swingpgh.com

June 21 (Sunday) (21+ Only) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

June 21 (Sunday)
Outdoor Summer Dance Party at Avonworth Community Park w/ DJs
498 Camp Horne Rd. Pittsburgh, PA
12:00PM-10:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/groups/23815643499/10153013289073500/?notif_t=group_activity

June 23 (Tuesday)
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
www.hotmetalblues.com

June 25 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at CMU with Tartan Swing w/ DJ
Rangos 1 Ballroom at 5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15213
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
www.tartanswing.com

June 26 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

June 26 (Friday) (21+ Only)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
9:00PM-1:00AM Dance
www.reclubsite.com

June 27 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ TBA
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
www.swingpgh.com

June 28 (Sunday) (21+ Only) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

Upcoming dances in May

Here is an Updated List. I plan to Post again at the End of May with a more complete list for June

This list includes upcoming swing and blues dances or classes. A broader list of other dances can be found here http://www.pittsburghareajitterbugclub.com/schedule.php

Private Lindy Hop Lessons offered in Pittsburgh by Nick Flajnik or Jared Clemens:

LFLAJNIK@aol.com
facebook.com/DanceInstructorNickFlajnik

JaredClemens.com
jaredclemens@gmail.com

May 19 (Tuesday) FREE
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
hotmetalblues.com

May 20 (Wednesday)
Oldies and Line Dances at Royal Place
7:00PM-10:00PM Dance
2660 Library Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15234

http://www.royalplaceon88.blogspot.com/

May 21 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance at CMU in Rangos w/ DJ
5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
7:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
tartanswing.com

May 21 (Thursday) $5
Swing Dance at The Elks Lodge w/ JAZZ CONSPIRACY BIG BAND
400 Cedar Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:15PM Lesson 8:15PM-10:30PM Dance
facebook.com/events/845156622206881/

May 22 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ James Street Swing All Stars
422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
jamesstreetgastropub.com

May 22 (Friday)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
www.reclubsite.com

May 22 (Friday)
Oldies Dance at The Lamplighter Lounge w/ DJ
6566 Route 22 Delmont, PA 15626
Friday Oldies DJs in the Lamplighter Lounge in Delmont 7PM to 11PM
www.thelamplighterdelmont.com

May 22 (Friday)
Swing Dance at Elks BPO Wilkins
718 Beulah RD, Turtle Creek, PA 15145
8:30PM-12:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/pages/FOUNTAIN-ROOM-FRIDAYS/117370521624882?sk=info&tab=page_info

May 23 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ DJ
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
swingpgh.com

May 24 (Sunday) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

May 26 (Tuesday) FREE
Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ
116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance
hotmetalblues.com

May 27 (Wednesday) FREE
Balboa House Party at Lisa’s w/DJ
5848 Aylesboro Ave. Squirrel Hill, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-10:30PM Dance/Practice

https://www.facebook.com/events/855815481166175/

May 28 (Thursday) FREE
Swing Dance  w/ DJ
TBA
7:30PM-8:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance
tartanswing.com

May 29 (Friday) $5
Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band
411 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance
www.jamesstreetgastropub.com

May 29 (Friday)
Oldies dance at the RE Club w/ DJ
615 Main St. Sharpsburg, PA
www.reclubsite.com

May 29 (Friday)
Oldies Dance at The Lamplighter Lounge w/ DJ
6566 Route 22 Delmont, PA 15626
Friday Oldies DJs in the Lamplighter Lounge in Delmont 7PM to 11PM
www.thelamplighterdelmont.com

May 30 (Saturday) $11
Swing Dance at Swing City w/ Jimmy Adler Jump Blues Band
5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA
8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance
swingpgh.com

May 31 (Sunday) FREE
Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino
210 Racetrack Rd, Washington, PA 15301
4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

June 3 (Wednesday)
Beginner Lindy Hop part 1 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub
422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:00PM-8:00PM WORKSHOP

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

June 10 (Wednesday)
Beginner Lindy Hop part 2 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub
422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212
7:00PM-8:00PM WORKSHOP

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

June 14 (Sunday)
Hep Cats Dance at St Barnabas
5850 Meridian Rd. Gibsonia, PA 15044
2:00PM-3:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/PittsburghHepCats?fref=ts

June 21 (Sunday)
Outdoor Summer Dance Party at Avonworth Community Park w/ DJs
498 Camp Horne Rd. Pittsburgh, PA
12:00PM-10:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/groups/23815643499/10153013289073500/?notif_t=group_activity

Dancing in May

I would like to post a list of events biweekly or possibly even weekly to keep everyone up to date on all of the dance events in and around Pittsburgh. I will post again soon with an updated list. Im hoping to include WVU dances and a few others.

This list includes upcoming swing and blues dances or classes. A broader list can be found here http://www.pittsburghareajitterbugclub.com/schedule.php

 

Private Lindy Hop Lessons offered in Pittsburgh by Jared Clemens or Nick Flajnik

LFLAJNIK@aol.com

facebook.com/DanceInstructorNickFlajnik

JaredClemens.com

jaredclemens@gmail.com

 

May 15 (Friday) $5

Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ James Street Swing All Stars

422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212

7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance

jamesstreetgastropub.com

 

May 15 (Friday)

Oldies dance at Mars VFW

7:00PM-8:00PM Lesson 8:00PM Dance

 

May 16 (Saturday) $11

Swing Dance at Swing City w/ Five Guys Named Moe

5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA

8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance

swingpgh.com

 

May 16 (Saturday)

Oldies Dance at Meridian Vets Club

125 Vets Club Rd. Butler, PA

7:30PM-10:30PM Dance

http://www.meridianvetsclub.com/events/

 

May 16 (Saturday) $12 (Free beer and pop)

Oldies Dance at Moose Legion

1044 Saxonburg Blvd. Glenshaw, PA 15116

8:00PM-12:00PM Dance

http://moose46.org/legion.html

 

May 17 (Sunday) FREE

Sock Hop Sundays at Vibe Lounge at The Meadows Casino

4:00PM-7:00PM Dance

http://www.meadowsgaming.com/entertainment

 

May 19 (Tuesday) FREE

Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ

116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA

8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance

hotmetalblues.com

 

May 20 (Wednesday)

Oldies and Line Dances at Royal Place

2660 Library Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15234

http://www.royalplaceon88.blogspot.com/

 

May 21 (Thursday) FREE

Swing Dance at CMU in Rangos w/ DJ

5000 Forbes Ave. Pittsburgh, PA

7:30PM Lesson 8:30PM-10:00PM Dance

tartanswing.com

 

May 21 (Thursday) $5

Swing Dance at The Elks Lodge w/ JAZZ CONSPIRACY BIG BAND

400 Cedar Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15212

7:15PM Lesson 8:15PM-10:30PM Dance

facebook.com/events/845156622206881/

 

May 22 (Friday) $5

Swing Dance at James Street Gastropub w/ Band

422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212

7:00PM Lesson 8:00PM-11:00PM Dance

jamesstreetgastropub.com

 

May 22 (Friday)

Swing Dance at Elks BPO Wilkins

718 Beulah RD, Turtle Creek, PA 15145

8:30PM-12:00PM

https://www.facebook.com/pages/FOUNTAIN-ROOM-FRIDAYS/117370521624882?sk=info&tab=page_info

 

May 23 (Saturday) $11

Swing Dance at Swing City w/ DJ

5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA

8:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance

swingpgh.com

 

May 26 (Tuesday) FREE

Blues Dance at Peter’s Pub in Oakland w/ DJ

116 Oakland Ave. Pittsburgh, PA

8:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00AM Dance

hotmetalblues.com

 

May 30 (Saturday) $11

Swing Dance at Swing City w/ Jimmy Adler Jump Blues Band

5604 Solway St. Pittsburgh, PA

8:00PM-9:00PM Lesson 9:00PM-12:00PM Dance

swingpgh.com

 

June 3 (Wednesday)

Beginner Lindy Hop part 1 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub

422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212

7:00PM-8:00PM LESSON ONLY

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

 

June 10 (Wednesday)

Beginner Lindy Hop part 2 with Nick Flajnik at James Street Gastropub

422 Foreland St. Pittsburgh, PA 15212

7:00PM-8:00PM LESSON ONLY

https://www.facebook.com/events/100249573646882/

 

June 21 (Sunday)

Outdoor Summer Dance Party at Avonworth Community Park w/ DJs

498 Camp Horne Rd. Pittsburgh, PA

12:00PM-10:00PM Dance

https://www.facebook.com/groups/23815643499/10153013289073500/?notif_t=group_activity

10/23/12 – Dances This Weekend

Halloween is fast approaching and this weekend it’s time to get out your costumes out and dance all weekend long! We have dances Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. So come on out!

Thursday: Chicken Swing – free lesson and dance at CMU!

Friday: Steel Town Stomp is a Halloween Costume Dance this Friday!  Costumes optional:  but more fun.  Ben Messerly is DJing and teaching the advanced class.

Absolue Ballroom – 6617 Hamilton Avenue  Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Lessons 8 – 9 pm, dancing 9pm-11:30
$10 ($8 for students)

Saturday: Swing City – DJ night at the Wightman School (lesson 8-9, dancing 9-midnight, $11). Wear a costume!

Sunday:  Five Guys Named Moe are at Edgewood with Kenny Blake sitting in with them.  If  you wear a PittStop T-shirt you get $1 off the door price.

At the Edgewood Club
Lessons 7-8 pm , dancing 8:00 – 10:30
$12 ($6 for students)

Chicken Swing tonight… then live bands all weekend!

There are a lot of great dances coming up this weekend starting with Chicken Swing tonight!  Friday the Boilermaker Jazz Band is playing at Pittsburgh Dance Center, Saturday Jimmy Adler is playing at Swing City, and Sunday the Boilermaker Jazz Band is playing at Edgewood Club.  There is a special deal on Sunday where students with a valid ID get in for only $3!!!

Thursday, Sept. 20th
This week at Chicken Swing, Paul and Michelle will review the swingout from last week as we continue to make the movements feel the best they’ve ever felt. We will also learn a turn or two- and maybe even a dip!

Thursday, September 20th
Rangos 1 Ballroom, 2nd floor of the University Center
Lesson: 7:30-8:30pm
Dance: 8:30-10:00pm

You can be dancing to live music all weekend!!
First, featuring the amazing Boilermaker Jazz Band 
(with DJ JeffyCupcake):

Friday, Sept. 21
Pittsburgh Dance Center, 4765 Liberty Ave
9-11:30pm Dance
$10
Check out event info at: http://www.facebook.com/events/427174680650988/

Sunday, Sept. 23
Edgewood Club, 1 Pennwood Ave
7-8pm Intro Lesson
8-10:30pm Dance
$12 / $3 for students with ID
If you are driving, or need a ride, check out the event for rideshares: http://www.facebook.com/events/138122983000718/

Plus the Jimmy Adler Band is playing Saturday!
Saturday, Sept. 22
Swing City at Wightman School, 5604 Solway St.
8-9pm Intro lesson
9-12 Dance
$11

This video should help get you in the dancing spirit:
http://youtu.be/mxnYSrdoLO8

Steel Town Stomp is Tomorrow!

Steel Town Stomp is (tomorrow) Friday August 24th!

There’s a little bit of a change in location from normal – we will be at the beautiful Pittsburgh Dance Center.

Tim Nedimyer will be DJing as well as teaching the intro lesson with the lovely  Linda Gale Krause. Sarah Henderson and Lisa Tamres will be teaching the Intermediate/Advanced lesson. Bring your friends! :-). We’ll have the usual beginning and intermediate dance classes.

RSVP to the facebook event HERE. Help Spread the word, especially about the location change.

 

And if you’re still wondering about the location, here you go:


View Larger Map

Starting Monday – All Levels Blues and Charleston Lessons with Jared

Some awesome new classes with Jared in the month of July! Blues and Charleston on Mondays at the Wightman Community School for all levels of dancers, as well as an Intermediate Lindy Hop on Saturdays. For more information go to Swing City’s website.

MONDAYS:
July 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th

BLUES: Beginner/Intermediate
7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
Pulse, Juke Joint, Slide, Drag, also dancing from open, closed, and close embrace positions

CHARLESTON: ALL LEVELS
8:15 PM – 9:30 PM
20’s Charleston, Lindy Hop Charleston, Charleston swing outs, Tandem Charleston, and more

SATURDAYS:
July 21st, 28th, August 4th, and 11th
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM (Before Swing City)
Continuing the swing out with variations and new awesome moves, working with different leads and getting into cool styling

Cost:
$40 for students for 4 weeks
$50 for non students for 4 weeks
$70 for 2 sets of classes for student or non student (BEST DEAL)
$15 for an individual class for student or non student