What your child will learn and experience in this program?

  • How to participate in a dance class environment
  •  Development of gross motor skills and a sense of musicality that will help them be the best Irish dancer they can be 
  •  Fun! Lots of fun

Jump’ N Jig is a complete Irish dance preschool program offering a wonderful introduction to Irish Dance for children as they start their Irish dance journey.  McGovern Irish Dance  were the first to offer Jump'n Jig in Ohio and are currently the only Irish Dance school to offer this unique program in Southwest Ohio,

All Jump’n Jig licensed studios are run by qualified Irish Dance teachers, and have current working with children and police checks, to ensure your child is in good hands. 

 Jump’N Jig is the perfect choice for ages 2-5 and is designed for preschoolers to develop coordination, self-esteem, and social skills through dance, music, and play. 

 There are three levels of Jump’N Jig: Baby Jig, Mini Jig, and Tiny Jig; each having its own structure curriculum, music and milestones allowing children to develop at a pace that best fits them. 

Children dance to contemporary and traditional Irish  designed to focus on developing rhythm listening skills and gross motor skill development and fun. Props are utilized in class to enhance the fun and skills. 

Dancers enjoy the fun and excitement of creative dance, BUT with an Irish twist. 

 Have your little one to JUMP Onboard with Us!

Baby Jig

Ages 2 - 3 years old

Tiny Jig

Ages 3 - 4 Years Old

Mini Jig

Ages 4 -5 Years Old

Winter Term Enrollment is Open

We are now enrolling for our Winter term in our Dayton and Troy studios!  Classes will run from January 11 - April 30.  New and returning students are welcome.

Jump'n Jig classes make great Christmas gifts!

Sign Up Here

Schedule Your FREE Trial Class!

We are very excited to share Irish dance with you! Would you like to give a class a try before you fully commit?  You can try out any one of our Jump'n Jig classes at our Dayton OH or Troy OH studios.  If you are interested in Jump'n Jig for Indiana, please fill out this form - classes will be forming soon.

Schedule Here

Class Levels & Descriptions

Baby Jig (2 - 3 year olds) 

This is an introductory class for our Jump’n Jig program. Students need to have turned two and parents/guardians are welcome to assist the children in the class. 
No Irish dance experience necessary.
Classes will meet once a week for 30 minutes.

  • Fall Term  September - December
  • Winter Term January - April
  • Spring/Summer Term May - August
Cost: $190  (includes tshirt)
Monthly Payments accepted

Tiny Jig (3  - 4 year olds) 

This is the second level of the program and is designed for children starting school in 2022. The students work independently with a teacher, and parents remain in the waiting area during classes. At times, children from our Baby Jig class are invited to join this class if they have the skills and maturity to do so. The focus of this class will be the beginning fundamentals of Irish dance. 

We will have loads of fun as we focus on:

  •  Foot positions
  •  Irish dance specific exercise 
  • Counting Irish music while using tools to learn the rhythm.
  • We will also work on balance and coordination, right foot versus left foot, and the traditional Irish jig!

 No Irish dance experience necessary.
 Classes will meet once a week for 30 minutes.

  • Fall Term September - December 
  • Winter Term January - April
  • Spring/Summer Term May - August
 Cost: $190 (includes tshirt)
Monthly Payments accepted

 Mini Jig (4  - 5 year olds) 

This is the third level of the program and is designed for the children starting school in 2020. The students work independently with a teacher, and parents remain in the waiting area during classes. At times, children from our Tiny Jig class are invited to join this class if they have the skills and maturity to do so. 

No Irish dance experience necessary. 
 Classes will meet once a week for 30 minutes.

  • Fall Term September - December
  •  Winter Term January - April
  • Spring/Summer Term May - August
Cost: $190 (includes tshirt)
Monthly Payments accepted


INTERESTED IN JUMP'N JIG INDIANA?

 Currently Jump'n Jig is only offered in Ohio, but we are looking to  start classes in Indiana too?  Are you interested?  We would love to chat with you and see if we can get a class started soon!