Policies and Expectations

Registration

  • Registration may be done online only. Your spot in class is only reserved after payment is received.
  • At registration all families are required to enroll in automatic payments with a current credit or debit card.

Fees

  • A $25 (non-refundable) registration fee is due upon enrollment for all students. All dancers registered by August 15, 2019 will receive a free t-shirt.
  • A recital fee of $100 for the first child, $85 for the second, and $75 for the third is due at registration. Recital fees are non-refundable unless you give written drop notice by October 1, 2019.
  • Tuition is due on the first day of each month and a $10 late fee will be applied to all accounts if full payment is not made by the fifth of each month. See rates sheet for class rates and discounts.
  • All returned checks will have a $30 fee added to their account.
  • A $50 costume deposit for each class will be due December 1, 2019 for all dancers participating in recital. Remaining balances for costumes are due February 1, 2020 and all accounts will be assessed a $10 late fee if full payment is not made by the due date. Remaining costume balances are generally $40 to $60 per costume but some costumes may be more or less.

Refund Policy

  • iD Staff may issue studio credit for unused, non-customized or defective products or merchandise within 14 days of purchase.
  • No refunds will be given for registration fees, tuition, punch cards, or costumes.
  • All refunds will be issued as studio credit unless noted elsewhere.

Drop Class Policy

  • In order to drop a class, a drop class form must be turned in by email, fax or in person prior to the first of the month. If the form is received after the first of the month, you will still be responsible for tuition of the dropped class. Please inquire for a drop class form.

Makeup Classes, Cancellations and Attendance

  • All classes have one built-in weather or otherwise related cancellation date. Any additional cancellations will result in a makeup class being offered.
  • Cancellation of classes due to weather is determined by iD Staff. You will be notified via email of any cancellation of classes. You may also check our website or Facebook page for weather cancellation updates.
  • Students that miss more than 4 classes after March 1, 2020 may be removed from recital choreography.

Conduct Expectations

  • Please no entering the dance rooms while class is in session. The teachers do their best to start and end classes on time. If you have a concern, please address it with iD staff prior to the start of class.
  • NO OUTSIDE SHOES in the dance rooms. It is important that your dancer have shoes that are only worn for dance or inside in order to protect the dance floor surfaces. If dancers wear outside shoes they will be asked to dance in their socks or bare feet.

Shoe/Dress Requirements

Itty Bitty and Bitty Ballerinas

Ballet Shoes, Tights and Leotard. Capezio Daisy Ballet Shoes (Pink), Capezio Ballet Pink Footed or Transition tights, any color leotard. *If your dancer would like to wear a skirt, we suggest they are attached to the leotard to prevent it from being a distraction in class.

Tiny Tutus and Taps

Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, Tights and Leotard. Capezio Daisy Ballet Shoes (Pink), Capezio Mary Jane Tap Shoes (Matte Black), Capezio Ballet Pink Footed or Transition tights, any color leotard. *If your dancer would like to wear a skirt, we suggest they are attached to the leotard to prevent it from being a distraction in class.

Tiny Tumblers/ K-2nd Tumbling

Bare feet, tight fitting clothing. For recital, there is a possibility that tumbling classes would be required to purchase tights and jazz shoes.

Kinder Combo/ 1st-2nd Grade Combo

Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, Jazz Shoes, Tights and Leotard or dance clothing. Capezio Daisy Ballet Shoes (Pink), Capezio Mary Jane Tap Shoes (Matte Black), Bloch Split Sole Jazz Shoes S0470 (Tan).

3rd-5th Grade Combo

Ballet Shoes, Tap Shoes, Jazz Shoes, Tights and Leotard or dance clothing. Sansha Pro #1 C Ballet Shoes (Pink), So Danca TA04/TA05 Tap Shoes (Black), Bloch Split Sole Jazz Shoes S0470 (Tan).

3rd-5th Grade Hip-Hop

Clean tennis shoes, Dance clothing such as tank top, sports bra, leotard, jazz pants, booty shorts, etc. No street shoes or jeans. *Specific shoes may be required for recital.

K-2nd Pom, 3rd-5th Pom, 3rd-5th Lyrical

Split Sole Jazz Shoe S0470 (Tan), Dance clothing such as tank top, sports bra,
booty shorts, jazz pants, etc.

Middle School/ High School

Lyrical: Bloch Split Sole Jazz Shoe S0470 in Tan, Dance Clothing such as tank top, sports bra, booty shorts, jazz pants, etc.

Jazz: Bloch Split Sole Jazz Shoe S0470 in Tan, Dance Clothing such as tank top, sports bra, booty shorts, jazz pants, etc.

Tap: Capezio Cadence Tap Shoe CG19 (Black), Dance Clothing such as tank top, sports bra, booty shorts, jazz pants, etc.

Ballet Classes

For technique classes such as Ballet 1, 2, 3 and 4, you may purchase any type of canvas ballet shoe that you feel most comfortable in. Tights and leotards are required, no booty shorts allowed. Hair must be in a bun.

Technique/Combo Classes

You may purchase any type of shoe appropriate for lyrical/contemporary/jazz that you feel most comfortable in.

Tap

Capezio Cadence CG19 Tap shoes, Dance clothing such as tank top, sports bra, booty shorts, jazz pants, etc.

Hip Hop

Clean tennis shoes must be worn for hip hop classes, along with appropriate dance clothing. Jeans or school clothes would not be appropriate for hip hop classes.

Tumbling

Bare feet, with tight fitting clothing such as leotard, form fitting tank/shirt, booty shorts, etc. For recital, there is a possibility that tumbling classes would be required to purchase tights and jazz shoes.

**Competition students will be required to purchase shoes specific to their costumes, but may choose what shoes they wear for weekly technique classes.