A Chance For Children

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Sandi Rapke

Sandi Rapke

Sandi, AKA "Miss Sandi", is A Chance for Children dance instructor extraordinaire teaching ballet, scarf movement, ballroom, and other dance classes with A Chance for Children.

She grew up dancing from age 3 in Miami, Florida and started teaching ballet in summer camps at age 19.

Sandi was in the Miami Ballet Company until 1974. She moved to California in 1979 and began teaching all the youth classes in Palo Alto at a private studio. After relocation to Santa Cruz in 1981, she taught youth ballet classes and performed with Studio Ballet Theater until 1989.

She trained at Santa Monica College in modern dance and jazz.