Teaching Ballet at After School Program

Posted on March 14, 2015


Miss Sarah teaching ballet for the S.L.A.M. Academy after school program for Kindergarten and First Grade Students. Our passion is to provide these students with training in the Arts and for them to experience the love of Jesus through us!


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Thank you for making the Arts Gala a Success!!

Posted on February 19, 2015

We had a fantastic night last week at the S.L.A.M. Academy Arts Gala –
I wanted to send a huge Thank You
to everyone who participated!

Please plan to join us…

Posted on January 23, 2015



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S.L.A.M. Academy Arts Gala

Posted on January 20, 2015

It’s time for S.L.A.M. Academy to…


all that God has done
and all the He is doing! 

S.L.A.M. Academy Arts Gala
Thursday, February 12 at 7 pm

Please join us for an inspirational evening of performances by local artists and testimony of how we are impacting the Akron Community.

Special guest host, Gary Bittner, morning host on
WCRF, 103.3 fm, Moody Radio Cleveland

You will be given an opporunity to financially
support S.L.A.M. Academy.

The Arts Gala will take place at
S.L.A.M. Academy Studio
139 S. High Street

Please RSVP by 2/9/2015 –


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Happy New Year!

Posted on December 31, 2014

Happy New Year

Happy New Year from SLAM Academy!

Our prayer for you in this new year:

Romans 15:13

I pray that God, the source of hope, will fill you completely with joy and peace because you trust in him. Then you will overflow with confident hope through the power of the Holy Spirit.

Check out our recently updated “About Us” page by clicking here…

Please consider donating to our ministry by clicking on the “Donate” tab at the top right of this page. Your gift is tax-deductible and greatly appreciated! 

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Merry Christmas from S.L.A.M. Academy

Posted on December 16, 2014


from the S.L.A.M. Academy family to yours…

We hope you are having a wonderful Christmas season.

Exciting things have been happening at the S.L.A.M. Academy. We have been partnering with established urban ministries to minister together to the youth in Akron, Ohio.
In October we partnered with The Chapel and held an after school program for twenty one kindergarten and first grade students in an inner-city Akron Public School.

Every week we taught them that they are created and loved by God, His uniquely designed masterpiece and their life has worth and value. After our short teaching of biblical truths, our hip hop instructor, Laura Aman, (pictured below) taught them a fun routine.
It was so fun to watch these kids explore God’s truth and experience dance training that they would most likely never receive any where else.

This is just the beginning of what God is doing…

We believe that God is calling us to offer training in the arts to those less fortunate. We know that this training can bring healing, create character and offer discipline and self confidence. When we explore our creativity we learn so much about God and how He has created us. What we offer, the combination of arts training & biblical truth, is truly life changing.

Will you join us? Would you consider giving a tax-deductible, year-end gift to our ministry and make an impact in the lives of the young people in the city of Akron and the Kingdom of God?

Simply click on the “Donate” tab on the right of our home page. Your gift will help us purchase a portable ballet barre and portable mirrors. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. 

Thanks for considering to partner with us!
Take care & Merry Christmas!!

Amy Schreiner
Director, SLAM Academy

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Contemporary 1-Day Dance Workshop

Posted on November 18, 2014


I turned on DWTS for the last dance to see Alfonso dance CONTEMPORARY – how fun!!
If you want to learn how to dance like Alfonso join us on Saturday (Nov. 22) at
SLAM Academy for our

1-Day Dance Workshop in Contemporary with Miss Brittany

Class runs from 10 to 11:30 am 

ALL Ages welcome – no Dance Experience required

Cost is $15

Register here…

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We are God’s Masterpiece

Posted on November 05, 2014


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Sometimes we need to be reminded that God is the Artist – we are His handiwork, fearfully and wonderfully made. He rejoices over each one of us –

Zephaniah 3:17

For the Lord your God is living among you.
    He is a mighty savior.
He will take delight in you with gladness.
    With his love, he will calm all your fears.
    He will rejoice over you with joyful songs.”



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S.L.A.M. Academy Modern Dance Workshop

Posted on October 21, 2014


Modern Dance
1 – Day Workshop

Saturday, October 25, 2014
10 – 11:30 am

Instructed by Miss Sarah

During this session, students will learn the basic techniques of modern dance. They will learn floor work, including core strengthening exercises and stretches. They will also work on creative movement, learning how to dance imaginatively and with expression.

Register by clicking here: Register NOW!

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Jazz 1-Day Workshop at S.L.A.M. Academy

Posted on September 13, 2014


J A Z Z ! ! ! 
Level 1
1 – Day Dance Workshop
Saturday, September 27
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
(later time due to Akron marathon)

Instructed by Miss Brittany

You don’t want to miss this!
No dance experience needed.
All ages welcome!


Register now by clicking here!

Please tell your friends & family!


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