studio policies


May 20, 2024 12:57 AM



FOR A DANCER, INC.
STUDIO POLICIES
2020 - 2021
*SUBJECT TO CHANGE*


MEDIA WAIVER RELEASE
Students of For A Dancer, Inc. automatically grant permission to For A Dancer, Inc. to use their photos and videos for advertising, social media postings, educational videos, television, videotaping, or film broadcast in connection with promotional campaigns.

For A Dancer, Inc. and its staff are not responsible for any injury that may occur on or in its facility (including outside events).
For A Dancer, Inc. will not share private information with any public entity. We do not sell personal information.

ATTENDANCE:
All students are expected to attend and be on time for all classes in which they are enrolled. Make-up classes for illness or family emergencies may be arranged; please see the Director for information.

Tuition payment is expected even if your student is absent, the class fall on a holiday, or there is a weather cancelation.

CONDUCT IN THE STUDIO:
All students and parents are expected to respect and abide by the studio policies. Students should conduct themselves in a courteous and polite manner at all times. Misconduct or a poor attitude will result in the student being asked to leave class so that others who want to learn are no longer distracted. If a student is asked more than twice in a class period to sit down, the student will be asked not to return until they can respect the teacher and the other students. A meeting between the Director and parents will be required and the Director will make the final disciplinary actions deemed appropriate for the behavior. This may include permanent dismissal from the studio.

NO FOOD OR DRINK IS ALLOWED ON THE DANCE FLOOR AT ANY TIME.
Students may have water before and after class. Water is available for 50ยข a bottle at the studio.

Please leave valuables at home. For A Dancer, Inc. and its staff will not be responsible for lost or stolen items. Jewelry should not be worn during class time. All belongings should be placed neatly on the hooks provided or in waiting area. Students should not enter the dance room until the previous class has been dismissed. Please keep in mind at all times to respect the studio space and equipment. PLEASE KEEP OFF THE BARRES, WALLS AND MIRRORS.

For A Dancer, Inc. practices an open enrollment policy. Students are accepted into classes regardless of sex, race, religion or national origin as space is available.

DRESS CODE:

Dance discipline results in better training of the student and this begins with the way we present ourselves in class.

Ballet Students
Black leotard, pink tights and pink leather Ballet shoes. Hair must be pulled back in a Ballet bun.

Pre-Ballet/Tap Students
Wear all pink (leotard, tights and Ballet shoes) Tan tap shoes required.

Jazz, Tap, combination classes
Students should wear form fitting leotards, tights, shorts or leggings. They may wear any color and design with good taste in mind.
Jazz - Tan Jazz boots
Tap - Black lace split sole Tap shoes

Hair must be pulled up and away from face for ALL classes.

Please check our online stores for shoes, tights and accessories.



TUITION FEES

For A Dancer, Inc. requires a registration fee annually as follows:

$40 per student
$60 for two students, same family
$70 for 3 or more students in the same family
This fee is non-refundable and payable at time of registration

Tuition is due on the 25th of each month beginning August 25th. A late fee of $30.00 will be charged on all accounts not paid within 7 days of due date. It is the studio policy to disenroll students whose tuition is 2 or more months past due (the student will be asked to leave). If a student disenrolls from class, a letter must be sent 30 days prior to the Director.
A student may withdraw from the dance studio without penalty before December 1.
IF A STUDENT LEAVES THE STUDIO AFTER DECEMBER, PAYMENT THROUGH JUNE IS DUE AND PAYABLE. *NO EXCEPTIONS*

DANCE TUITION

2020 - 2021

The following rates are per student:
Please note:
All tuition is due and automatically billed on the 25th of each month through the Parent Portal. Autopay for credit cards and checking accounts can be created through the Parent Portal.
There will be a late fee of $30.00 posted to your account if payment is not received within 7 days of due date.
There is a $35.00 of returned checks.
There are NO tuition refunds. If student begins late, tuition will be pro-rated.
You may pay via credit card for items on your account in the Parent Portal. All purchases made in the studio must be cash or check.



ALL ACCOUNTS MUST BE ENROLLED IN AUTOMATIC PAYMENT BY WAY OF CHECKING ACCOUNT OF CREDIT CARD. IF YOU CHOOSE NOT TO AUTOPAY, PLEASE SEE THE TUITION FEE UNDER CHECK/CASH FOR THE HIGHER RATE.
*If payment is late more than 1 month, you must enroll in autopay or leave a credit card on file.

AUTOMATIC PAYMENT CHECK/CASH

45 minutes - 1 Hour $75/month $95/month
2 Hours $120/month $135/month
3 Hours $147/month $167/month
4 Hours $180/month $200/month

Any hour after, add $45/month for each hour added. (Excludes Competition Team)

COSTUMES:
For A Dancer, Inc. holds a yearly recital in June (1st or 2nd weekend). Costume payment in full is due at time of ordering on December 1st. If a student disenrolls and has previously committed to perform in the recital, you will be held liable for payment of the costume and tuition through June.

ALL COSTUMES ARE NOT RETURNABLE AND ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. NO COSTUME WILL BE ORDERED WITHOUT PAYMENT AND WILL NOT BE EXCHANGED. IF A STUDENT ORDERS AND PAYS FOR A COSTUME THEN DISENROLLS, THE COSTUME IS THEN FORFEITED. Every child is measured individually and compared to the manufacturers sizing chart.

INCLEMENT WEATHER CLOSINGS:
For A Dancer, Inc. will follow the Fauquier County Public School closings for morning classes. All afternoon and evening class decisions will be made by 2:30pm. The studio will close only if extreme inclement weather occurs. An e-mail will be sent, it will be posted on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/foradancerinc) and you can check our website at www.foradancerinc.com

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE:
The studio is open on teacher workdays and 1/2 days. We are usually CLOSED on the following holidays:

Labor Day weekend
Memorial Day weekend
Thanksgiving Break
Christmas Break
Spring Break

The dates of all closings will be e-mailed in advance.

STUDIO INFORMATION:
Phone: 540-808-3730 (this is new)
Website: www.foradancerinc.com
E-mail: foradancerinc@comcast.net

For A Dancer, Inc.
11084 Marsh Road, Unit E
Bealeton, VA 22712