The 2019/20 Season is our 28th Anniversary!!
THINGS YOU WILL NEED TO KNOW for the Upcoming 2019/20 Dance Season…
A. 2019/2020 SEASON
The 2019/20 Season will begin Saturday, September 14th and run until the end of April. The 28th Annual Anniversary Follies 2020 will tentatively be held May 2nd, 2020. Public school holidays are observed. Mrs. Susan Laing is the director and main instructor (Miss Susan). Info is posted online under the students section and also on the bulletin board inside the studio waiting room. Please stay informed.
B. THE FEES
Full tuition or monthly payments will be accepted by Visa, MC, or postdated cheque. ALL ACCOUNTS require a credit card number to be kept on file. Specific payment information is included with the online registration process. We will no longer accept postdated cheques for any other date but the first of the month – NO EXCEPTIONS!! Credit Card payments will also be set up for the first of the month. Class Times and Prices are subject to change.
C. REGISTRATION FEE
The registration fee is non-refundable.
D. WITHDRAWING FROM CLASS
One month’s written notice is required prior to a withdrawal. Failure to give sufficient notice will forfeit the next month’s payment and then the remaining cheques/fees will be returned. (September/April fees, are non-refundable). Credit card info will be deleted to avoid any further charges. Recreational Sessions and Stretch Classes are non-refundable.
Regular classes will participate in 3 competitions. These are usually local however, a travel competition may be considered. Creative will not be included in competition. Entry fees are approx. $80.00 + GST/competition/dancer/routine. These fees are due on Measuring Day in October. ALL competition choreography and competition preparations are done in regular class time. Classes are run efficiently and are organized in order for all dancers/parents to be ready for the competition experience. Creative and Recreational classes do not participate in competitions.
F. EXTRA COSTS
Recital costumes will be ordered before Christmas. Costs start at $165.00. There is a charge for recital tickets. Please be aware of these costs and budget accordingly. Costume fees are due on Measuring Day in October.
G. STUDIO LOCATION & RULES
- Classes are held at 291070 Yankee Valley Blvd —0.4 km east on Yankee Valley Blvd. (North side).
- Rules are as stated in the Studio Handbook. This is available under the students tab.
- Proper dancewear is required every week. Hair must be out of the dancer’s face.
- Jewelry is not allowed.
- Parents are asked to email firstname.lastname@example.org if there is to be an absence. Please leave the dancer’s name, class and time in the message. Refunds are not made for dancer’s missed classes.
- No food or drink (except water) is allowed in the studio/building.
- All footwear must be removed once inside the building.
- No smoking or pets allowed on the property.
- Parking is available.
- Some parent volunteering is required later in the season.
- The yard/house is all off-limits.