Brookline Campus


Group of skaters on the ice.

Thorndike Rink 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.

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 are offered Basic Skill 1-8, Free Skate 1-6.



2018-2019 Program Schedule

  Term Weeks Start Date End Date No Class Price Registration Opens
Basic Skills Sundays 8:00am-8:50am (Ages 4-17: All Levels)
Winter 1 7 Dec 2, 2018 Jan 27, 2019 12/16, 12/30 $154 Closed*
  Winter 2 6 Feb 3, 2019 Mar 10, 2019 $132 Closed*

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 • DedhamFoxboroFrog PondNorth EndSomerville West Roxbury