Rachel Thornhill is a junior in high school and is homeschooled. She started dancing at Bailey Fine Arts Centre five years ago, and she has studied ballet, pointe, tap, theatrical, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, and hip-hop. Rachel enjoys performing and has participated in Dance Theatre of Columbia’s productions of Alice in Wonderland, Red Riding Hood, and The Wizard of Oz, as well as Shandon Baptist Church’s Singing Christmas Tree and Columbia Children Theatre’s Mary Poppins. She will also be dancing on BFA’s competition company for the second year. This will be Rachel’s fourth year of assisting and her first year of teaching.