Marcellus Wilbert and other middle school boys, follow Kristin Bazurto during a physical education class where dance is introduced to the students on Tuesday April 14, 2015 at South Middle School.
(Photo by Gabriel Christus/Aurora Sentinel)

“No way, man,” seventh-grader Marcellus Wilbert muttered as he tried to imitate dance instructor Keegan O’Brien’s uber-flexible stretches. O’Brien chuckled as he laid his torso flat on the ground, his legs fully splayed out and perfectly parallel to the wall behind him.