Tallinn Ballet School is the educational institution for professional ballet dancers in Estonia. The duration of study at Tallinn Ballet School is 8 years. Boys and girls aged 10 -11 are enrolled in the classical ballet specialty after finishing 4th grade of basic school. At Tallinn Ballet School you can study classical ballet at the basic school level, classical ballet and contemporary dance at the upper secondary school level. As part of the study, junior and senior students have stage practice at the Estonian National Opera.