2013 - 2014 Tuition, Fees, and Discounts
Be Sure to Read Full Tuition Policy Information at the Bottom of This Page!
All tuition fees are Per Student for year-long classes, and take into account scheduled holiday closures. Multiple class and family discounts available.
There is an annual non-refundable registration/administration fee of $15 for a single student, $25 for a family, for school-year classes.
Early Childhood Tuition (this program runs 9 months - September thru May)
45-min or 1-hour class = $432/yr*; $216/semi-annual; $108/qrtr; $48/month
Upper School Tuition (this program runs 10 months - September thru June)
1st Class [Jr Intermediate, Intermediate, or Advanced Ballet (all twice per week)]
= $1000/yr*; $500/semi-annual; $250/qrtr; $100/month
1st Class [all once per week 45-minute or 1-hour classes]
= $480/yr*; $240/semi-annual; $120/qrtr; $48/month
Additional 45-minute or 1-hour classes
2nd & 3rd Classes = $400/yr*; $200/semi-annual; $100/qrtr; $40/month - Each
4th & 5th Classes = $200/yr*; $100/semi-annual; $50/qrtr; $20/month - Each
6th or more additional classes = Student Unlimited
Student Unlimited TOTAL TUITION= $2250/yr; $1125/semi-annual; $562.50/qrtr; $225/month
Adult Class Tuition (adult classes do not participate in the recital, and do not meet in June)
1st class = $432/yr*; $216/semi-annual; $108/qrtr; $48/month
2nd class = $400/yr*; $200/semi-annual; $100/qrtr; $40/month
Drop-in rate = $15 per class
Guys Saturday Workshops -
2nd Saturday of Sept, Oct, Nov, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, 2:00pm-3:30pm
Drop-in = $20
Pre-register for all 8 sessions = $120
*PrePayment Discount - prepay your full-year tuition at registration and receive 10% off the total. Unlimited students are not eligible for this discount, but the discount can be combined with Family Discounts. Please be certain before you pay for the year. Tuition is non-refundable.
Family Discounts (after first full-price student; adults included)
2nd Student = 20% off
3rd Student = 30% off
4th Student = 40% off
Tuition Policies - Please Read Carefully
Registration Fee: There is an annual non-refundable registration/administration fee of $15 for a single student, $25 for a family, for school-year classes.
Accepted forms of payment: cash, check*, or credit/debit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover)
*A $25 fee will be assessed to your account for checks returned by the bank.
*Post-dated checks are not accepted.
Tuition rates are based on year-long classes, including all scheduled holidays. If you are paying monthly or quarterly tuition,it is simply the year's tuition divided into more manageable installments.
~Early Childhood(PreBallet) classes run September thru May (ninemonths=nineinstallments).
~Upper School classes (allforms) run September thru June (tenmonths=teninstallments).
~Tuition is not discounted for classes missed due to illness, vacation, or scheduled holidays.
~Tuition payments are non-refundable.
~In the event that your child reduces or discontinues classes, tuition is due until the studio office is NOTIFIED of your child's withdrawl. Another student telling the teacher that her friend isn't coming anymore will not suffice!
If paying in monthly or quarterly installments:
*You are REQUIRED to have a valid credit/debit card on file.
*You may still pay by cash, check or credit card, as you prefer.
*You can set up automatic recurring payments to your credit/debit card for your convenience.
*Monthly Tuition installment payments are due the first week of the month.
*Quarterly installment payments are due at registration, Dec1st, Feb1st, Apr1st
*Payments not made by the 15th of the month will be processed to the credit/debit card on file
*You can view/update your account details, make payments, etc. at any time through our website.
~Payments may be dropped in the lockbox at the studio or mailed to the studio-please do not hand directly to an instructor during the rush of starting or dismissing class. Please see a staff person at the desk for a receipt if you pay cash.
There are some additional costs beyond registration and tuition:
*Mandatory costs include:
-dancewear supplies and shoes
-recital costumes...students need one costume per class - prices range from $55 to $65
*Other optional expenses:
-professional costume portraits (taken at the studio)
-professional DVD's of recital performances
-recital T-shirts and studio logo-wear
-personal or business program advertising
-additional recital tickets for family and friends. Parents attend free. Add'l tickets are $10 each
Scholarships: A limited number of need-based partial scholarships for tuition are available. Please contact the director, Shari Smigo for details.