Our tuition is by the season only the rates below are based on a 10 month payment plan
*Other payment plan options are available please contact us
** For special Competition Team Tuition option see competition team page.
Tuition is calculated by the number of hours a student(s) in a family is/are in class.
1/2 hour per week 45.00/monthly fee
3/4 hour per week 49.25/monthly fee
1 hour per week 66.50/monthly fee
1 1/4 hours per week 72.75/monthly fee
1 1/2 hours per week 77.00/monthly fee
1 3/4 hours per week 82.25/monthly fee
2 hours per week 87.50/monthly fee
2 1/4 hours per week 92.75/monthly fee
2 1/2 hours per week 98.00/monthly fee
2 3/4 hours per week 102.25/monthly fee
3 hours per week 108.50/monthly fee
3 1/4 hours per week 113.75/monthly fee
3 1/2 hours per week 119.00/monthly fee
3 3/4 hours per week 124.25/monthly fee
4 hours per week 129.50/monthly fee
4 1/4 hours per week 134.75/ monthly fee
4 1/2 hours per week 140.00/monthly fee
4 3/4 hours per week 146.25.00/monthly fee
5 hours per week 151.50/monthly fee
5 1/4 hours per week 156.75/monthly fee
5 1/2 hours per week 162.00/monthly fee
5 3/4 hours per week 166.25/monthly fee
6 hours or more per week 176.50/monthly fee
Solos: $700.00 per season ($250.00 deposit then-3 payments of 150.00 July 1, Aug. 1, Sept. 1 ) Limited spots available
Duets/trios. $150.00 deposit. then 3 payments 150.00 July 1, August 1, Sept. 1. per dancer (limited spots)
Tuition General Studio Policies
Tuition is non-refundable.
Tuition is automatically charged on the 24th of each month; you are required enroll in autopay through your Dance Studio Pro (DSP) Parent Portal account.
Tuition is based on yearly basis.
Tuition payments are made each month based on the hours a family participates in dance..
If tuition is late, a $25 fee will apply Tuition is considered late when tuition is not paid by on or before the 1st of the month.
PAT members are responsible for all competition fees and if not paid on published due date $30.00 late fee will be applied. **All PAT students will be charged a flat rate of $300.00 Oct. 1st this will cover all competition fees and up to 70.00 towards costumes parents will be responsible if costume is more than 70.00. (This fee will be charged for each competition class routine dancer participates in . example: Dancer is in competitive tap and jazz competition and costume fee will be $300.00 x2=$600.00
No dancer will be allowed to compete if tuition is in arrears regardless of entry fees being paid. If tuition is in arrears all payments will be applied to account balance first.
Audition Prep is recommended for all dancers wishing to be part of the Performing arts team. Audition Prep will take place prior to audition during month of June.
Audition is for placement based on level and age. Cost for audition is free if student has attended audition prep classes. If not able to attend prep classes audition fee is $50.00 Student is responsible for knowing assigned material. (No audition material will be provided until student is registered for prep class or audition and will be assigned during Information meeting and/or prep class.
Withdraw:If withdrawing from classes before the end of the school year, notice must be given 5 business days prior to the end of the month to avoid tuition being charged. A $50 withdrawal fee will apply if cancelling after August 5, 2023 or at any point during the school year.
If account is delinquent and sent to collections parent or guardian of student will be responsible for all collection and court fees in order to collect on monies owed.
Tuition is discounted for siblings is calculated in tuition; this sibling discount does not apply to summer classes or special PAT discount tuition. Tuition is discounted 5% for paying tuition annually rather than monthly. Annual tuition must be paid via check, cash, venmo
Active Military discount of 10% off monthly tuition.
Referral discount: a friend and you will receive 25% off one month's tuition after they have been enrolled for a month.
Fees for Recreational / Non-PAT Dancers
These fees apply to dancers in recreational (once per week) classes. All fees are non-refundable; even if your dancer choose to withdraw from classes after the fee is charged but before the performance to which the fee is applied.
Annual Registration Fee: $25 per dancer $35.00 per family
•Due upon registration for Fall classes (this fee is waived if registered for summer program **note: summer program does not include national rehearsals, auditions, or bootcamp)
This fee is non-refundable.
Withdrawal Fee: $50 per dancer
•There will be a $50 withdrawal fee if cancelling after August 5, 2024, or at any point during the school year
$50.00-70.00 per class (non-refundable) will be charged along with October monthly fee. Notice will be sent and option to pay ½ will be given. Fill out form at desk and credit card is required.
All solos ($700. 00.. 250.00 deposit balance paid in 3 equal payments of $150.00 July 1st, Aug. 1st, Sept. 1st). Duets/trios ($600.00…deposit $150.00 balance 3 equal payments of 150.00 July 1st, Aug. 1st, Sept. 1st.)
Fees for Solos/duet/trios. Are stand-alone fees and include the 4 summer choreography classes and 5 rehearsals during the season to prepare for competition. All solos duet/trios’ students must be registered in a group class and preferably the same genre as solo or duet/ trio. Students may request additional private rehearsals and will incur an additional fee paid directly to the instructor. These are based on the availability of the instructor and studio. If a student is absent from class makeups are not guaranteed. If one or more is absent in a duet or trio the class is cancelled makeups are not guaranteed. Additional fees to be charged include costume and entry fees for competitions.
Some Extra info
Attendance: It is important that your dancer is in class, frequent absence can hinder the progress of your dancer as well as the class. It is the parents responsibility to inform the instructor if your dancer will have a lengthy absence. Arrangements for makeup classes can be made with the instructor if necessary. We do allow students to attend another class of the same level or lower for intermittent absences. Please make these arrangements with your dancer's instructor within one week of the missed class.
Private makeup class may be scheduled $35.00 per hour per class.
All students need to be in proper dance clothing for dance.
Hair must be pulled back in pony tail, braid, or bun for all classes.
***See parent and student handbook for more information on Dress code.
PROPER SHOES ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES PLEASE CHECK SHOE LIST FOR CLASS(ES) YOU ARE ENROLLED.
* We do offer a limited quantity of shoes at the studio, we also have a large selection of used shoes available each year.
All class placement is based on the technical merit of each dancer. Age is also a consideration for placement in class..
Your dancer's placement in class is solely determined by the instructors.
We are happy to schedule a placement evaluation for any dancer that is entering to our dance program from another dance program to ensure they are placed appropriately.
These evaluations are free to all registering students. **NOTE: We do not audition students for our program, we evaluate skill levels for proper placement.
We offer beginning through advanced student classes.
If you feel your child is placed incorrectly feel free to contact us.
If you request a reevaluation we will schedule this at our earliest available time slot reevaluations will be $30.00 per genre.
Parents are welcome to observe any class(es) from our waiting area.
If parents would like to video tape we welcome this during the last 5 minutes of class time. Only registered students are allowed in the dance class. Please refrain from sitting in the large classroom during classes.
Please keep younger siblings in the waiting area.
We ask that students picked up promptly at the end of class.
Please do not drop off students prior to 10 mins before the start of their class.
No student will be allowed to leave the building without a parent or guardian.
We do have an area designated for students to do homework if they have breaks between multiple classes. This are no electronics (cell phones, iPods, etc) in this area. Students need to be doing homework and remain quiet to respect those who are. (If school class requires the use of IPAD or tablet students may use them to complete assignments only) Infraction of this rule electronics will be confiscated and returned upon leaving. We are not responsible for any electronic device or other personal items that may be left , lost, or stolen. If multiple electronics rule or food rule is violated, parent will be contacted and removal from our classes may occur. For more detailed rule information on electronics see registration agreement.
FOOD AND DRINKS:
All food and drinks must remain in the Kitchen area and all students are expected to clean up after themselves. No Food or drinks allowed in classroom, student hall, waiting area. All drinks need to be emptied before throwing in the trash. If drinks are brought in from fast food restaurant and are in a cup w/lid and straw they must remain in kitchen at all times. Please have your name on them so we do not share cups and germs.
We will close due to bad weather when the Tippecanoe School Corporation has an early release due to weather. We do not necessarily close when the school is delayed or closed as conditions may improve by late afternoon. Please check our Facebook/Instagram page for updates on cancellations. We make every attempt to contact all students when we are closed due to weather by email. Please make sure we have current contact emails in our system.
It is understood that in Dance , as in any physical activity, there is an inherent risk of injury. By acknowledgment of this document and typed name or signature of the parent's or legal guardian on the registration form for Dance Dynamics. The parent or legal guardian acknowledges this risk and agrees to hold harmless, Dance Dynamics or any of it's representatives harmless in the case of injury as a result of participation in Dance Dynamics dance program. It is also understood that the parents or legal guardian will inform Dance Dynamics of any medical condition that may limit full participation in the program. In that case of limited participation due to an injury or other medical condition a release from the family physician may be required.
Dance Dynamics has permission to use any photo that includes my dancer for the purpose of advertising, promoting or other business related activities, without compensation for such use. Photos taken by Dance Dynamics are the property of Dance Dynamics.
SIGNING RELEASE FORM:
A signed release is required for participation in our program. Online registration typed name will constitute as the signature that these policies and guidelines have been read, registration cannot be completed with out this typed signature.
Please instruct your dancer to keep their items in the cubbies or the baskets.
Water bottles may brought into the dance class, however please make sure they have a lid that will close.
Entering the building please stay in the studio area, UCRPoynt Entertainment shares this location students are not allowed in these areas.
Hip Hop students need to change shoes for hip hop class (do not wear your street shoes to hip hop class) This will protect our floors and help during wet or snowy weather.
Only barefoot in tumbling, socks, and dance shoes are allowed on the floors in the dance rooms. Please remove street shoes prior to entering the dance studio rooms.
SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY CAN BE FOUND ON THE PARENT PORTAL
Please make sure your dancer and your family is aware of social media rules we reserve the right to block any parent, student and or family member for ANY social media post that violates our policies are core values, or degrades, belittles, or bullies any staff, student, or person on this planet.