Tuition

Fees

  • Annual non-refundable registration fee of $30
    • ($45 per family)
  • Recital fee: $100 (includes: 1 recital costume, finale t-shirt, 1 free ticket to recital)
    • All additional costumes $70 due by December, $50 due with October tuition, remaining $50 due with November or December tuition
  • Tuition is a yearly fee, broken into 9 equal payments for your convenience
  • First two classes are at the below listed price
    • Additional classes are at a 10% discount.
    • Additional family members receive 10% discount on tuition.
  • Payments are due the 1st of each month. We accept cash, check and credit.
  • A late fee of $10.00 will be charged after the 10th of the month.
  • Returned checks will result in a $25 charge.

30-minute
class

$40

45-minute
class

$46

60-minute
class

$54

Policies

Attendance

To ensure full enjoyment and continued growth in dance; regular attendance is essential. If you miss your scheduled class a make-up class may be arranged. Just look at our schedule and find the class most similar to your dancers’ in age and level; you do not need to call the office to schedule, you may just show up to this class and let the teacher know you are taking a make-up. There will be no deductions or refunds given for missed classes.

Cancellations

In the event of inclement weather DDA will cancel classes. Our decision is independent of the school  due to conditions changing for the better or worse throughout the day. A decision will be made by 3:00 pm of the day in question, you can find this information by checking our website, Facebook, or calling the studio.

Dress Code

Combo

  • Leotard and tights.
  • Pink leather ballet shoe & Black tap shoes, are required.
  • Skirts and tutus are acceptable
  • Hair secured off face: bun, ponytail, or braid

Ballet

  • Leotard and pink tights required
  • Pink leather ballet shoes are required. We recommend split soles for ages 9 & up.
  • Shorts and ballet skirts are allowed, students may be asked to remove them by the instructor to assess body lines and proper movement.
  • Hair secured off face: bun, ponytail, or braid

Tap, Jazz, Lyrical & Musical Theatre

  • Leotard is required.
  • Anything comfortable and appropriate to dance in (over your leotard)
  • No baggy clothing
  • Hair secured off face: bun, ponytail, or braid

Guidelines

Studio Policies

  • Be sure to label all personal belongings.
    • DDA is not liable for lost or stolen items.
  • Only water is permitted inside the studio.
    • Available for purchase at the front desk.
  • Food and drink permitted in the lobby.
  • Siblings of dancers may not be left unsupervised.
  • Schedule is subject to change based on enrollment.
  • Dancer’s level will be determined by the instructor within the first several weeks and may result in students being asked to move to a more suitable class.