May 7, 2014

General Information

REGISTRATION

A Fee of $45 for all students is required along with the registration form to reserve class space. Online registration is available by clicking here. 

Registration fees are not refundable.

TUITION

Tuition is figured on a yearly basis, which includes 10 months of classes and holidays.

(September through June tuition is charged!)

Monthly Fees:

$41.25 per month= 45-minute class

$55.00 per month= 1 hour class

$75.00 per month=  2 hour class

$95.00 per month = 3 hour class

$115.00 per month= 4 hour class

$10.00=each additional 1/2 hour class

FAMILY DISCOUNTS:

Family rates are available and are as follows:

2 children less $5.00 from total monthly tuition

3 children less $10.00 from total monthly tuition

4 children less $15.00 from total monthly tuition

  A 10% discount is available to students who pay all 10 months tuition, in full, at the time they register. This discount applies to tuition fee only. The costume fee and revue fee are not included . 

PAYMENT METHODS

1. At front desk with debit card, credit card, check or cash.

2. Pay by phone with a debit or credit card @ 985-345-9311.

3. Pay online @ https://app.thestudiodirector.com/lemoineacademyofdance/portal.sd.

NO FEES ARE REFUNDABLE!

A $30.00 fee will be charged for each “NSF.  If the studio is presented more than two NSF fees or charges, students will not be permitted to attend classes until the account is current.

LATE FEE.  Tuition is due on the 10th of each month. A  $30  late fee will be added to accounts not paid by the 10th DAY of each month regardless of the day of the week the 10th falls on (NO EXCEPTIONS.)  NO REFUNDS or deductions are given if a child misses class for any reason.  

Delinquent accounts will be turned over to an outside collection agency if the account holder fails to make satisfactory payment arrangements. An account is considered delinquent once it is two months past due. No student will be allowed to continue classes if the account is two months past due 

STUDENT WITHDRAWAL:

We must be notified in writing when a student drops a class. You will be charged each month until written notification is received. No exceptions to this policy will be considered. The final date to Withdraw/Drop-out is January 1st 2019. After this date, you will be responsible for paying tuition through the dance recital, and all fees associated with the dance recital held in June.

ABSENCES:

If your child is absent from classes held at the studio, full tuition is still required. Please note that “Perfect Attendance” trophies are awarded at the end of the dance year.

2018-19 HOLIDAYS AND INCLEMENT WEATHER:

The studio will be closed ONLY during the following holidays:

Thanksgiving – November 19-November 23

Christmas – December 24 – January 4th

Mardi Gras – March 4-March 6   

Easter –  April 19- APRIL 26

THE STUDIO WILL BE OPEN ON ALL OTHER SCHOOL HOLIDAYS.

The studio will be closed if the Tangipahoa public schools are closed due to inclement weather.

ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE:

Should be within 5-10 minutes of the beginning of class. There is no one to supervise students when they are not in class. Older students may not hang out at the studio when they are not in class.

LEMOINE ACADEMY OF DANCE will not escort any dancers to and from the parking lot. Students should be accompanied by a parent or guardian when arriving and departing the studio. Parents, for your child’s safety, please do not ask your child to meet you outside.

TARDINESS

Arriving late for class is disruptive to the class and it is unfair to the student.  All students must arrive on time.

HAIR AND ATTIRE:

For all Dance classes, hair must be tightly secured, and off the neck. All students are required to wear appropriate attire in their classes. No student will be allowed to take class without being appropriately dressed.

Note: Cover-ups should be worn to and from the studio. 

LOST and FOUND

Any items found at the studio are placed in the lost and found bin at the studio. Lemoine Academy of Dance is not responsible for any items, which are left, lost or stolen at or from  the studio.  Please return to the studio immediately to retrieve a forgotten item. Items in Lost and Found that are not picked up by the end of each month will be donated to the Salvation Army.  Label all shoes and clothing items 

CLASS OBSERVATION & ETIQUETTE:

We are fortunate, however, to have observation windows for all studios and we encourage our parents to observe as often as possible. For the safety and privacy of all of our students, videotaping is prohibited during class time. Our goal is to provide a safe and positive environment for our students and their families. Any unbecoming behavior or rude comments made in the waiting area or on the premises is strictly prohibited. ANY DEVIATION FROM THIS POLICY WILL BE CAUSE TO WITHDRAW YOUR CHILD FROM OUR ROLL.

CLASS PLACEMENT

Students’ class placement will be determined according to the age, ability, and maturity of the child. Final decision is based on the instructor. 

DANCE RECITAL

THE COLUMBIA THEATRE -HAMMOND,LA

Staging: June 5th, 2019

Dress Rehearsal: June 6th, 2019

Recital : June 7th-8th , 2019

YOUR CHILD’S PARTICIPATION IN OUR ANNUAL DANCE RECITAL IS MANDATORY

RECITAL FEE

A $155.00 recital fee per family.  This fee covers the expenses of producing the show, including rental of the facility, special effects, lighting instruments and technicians, security, etc., and will be due in January. Each family receives one complimentary DVD.  Students will be properly notified of the date and time of when tickets will be available.

COSTUME FEE

The first costume deposit is due in September and the second costume deposit is due in October. Costume balances are due in March. 85There will be NO REFUNDS for costume fees if student drops. Costumes are ordered during the Thanksgiving holidays.

COSTUME FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS

1 HOUR CLASS:  $ 170.00 plus balances

2 + HOUR CLASS: $240.00 plus balances

PROGRAM FEE

All students are REQUIRED to have their picture in the recital program. A $85.00 printer fee will be assessed per family in FEBRUARY. Each family will receive one program.(Siblings will appear in one picture in the book) Picture Days – March 22-24, 2019.