Brookline Campus

Group of skaters on the ice.

Dexter Southfield Ice Arena at Dexter Southfield, 20 Newton Street, Brookline, MA

Located off Route 9 at the Brookline/Boston border. Skate Rentals are not available at this Campus, please make sure your skater arrives for lessons with their own skates.

Notice for the 2020-2021 Season 

Due to the impact of COVID-19, The Skating Academy will not be holding classes at the Brookline Campus for the 2020-2021 season. For any questions, please contact (617) 787-5283 or email

Programs Offered

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children to teens (age 4-17). Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey curriculum. Basic Skills sessions offered: Snowplow Sam 1-3, Basic Skill 1-8, Free Skate 1-6.



Campus Manager

Michael Phaneuf
(617) 680-6057

Michael Phaneuf has been the Program Director for Skating Academy’s Therapeutic Skating Program since 2014. He is a graduate of Babson College and has his Masters in Middle School Math Education and Special Eduction from the University of Massachusetts. He is a Special Education and English language teacher in Boston Public Schools. – continue reading –

Map & Directions


Can’t find a session to fit your schedule? Check out our other Campuses:

BostonBeverly • Brookline • DedhamFenway • FoxboroFrog PondNorth EndSomerville West Roxbury