The school is headed by Miss Susan Lacco, Director & Principal Teacher, who is proud to be a Fellow Member and now a Life Member of Cecchetti Ballet Australia. Miss Sue is a Qualified & Registered Ballet Teacher who also holds a Bachelor of Education. In 2012 Miss Sue, after 35 years as a member, was presented with her Life Membership of Cecchetti Ballet Australia The "Mornington Ballet School" has always prided itself by teaching the Cecchetti method of classical ballet. Purity of line & clarity of form, as provided by this method of teaching, develops within students, the sense of self within dance. Students may choose to participate in the examination system, but this is not a prerequisite of the school. During the year students may have participated in examinations, conventions and scholarships, along with the preparation for this years Annual Concert performance.