Policies & Conduct
REGISTRATION: September and June tuition are paid at registration along with a one-time $20 registration fee per student. The dance year is from September to June.
TUITION POLICY: Tuition is an annual rate due in installments by the first class of every month. All tuition is non-refundable. Tuition can be paid by cash or check. All holidays have been taken into consideration. No refunds or adjustments will be made for school closings, sickness, or excused absences. Pay yearly tuition in full and receive a 5% discount.
LATE FEES: A $5 surcharge for late payments will be enforced for payments received after the 10th of the month. There will be a $25 service charge for all returned checks. Any outstanding balances past 60 days will result in the dancer not participating in class or receiving their costumes.
REFUND POLICY: All registration fees, tuition, costume deposits, balances, etc. are non-refundable.
CLASSES: Dynamic Dance Academy reserves the right to alter or cancel class schedules, for any reason, either temporarily or permanently, without fault.
CLOSINGS: The studio follows the Farmingdale School District in terms of holidays and emergency weather closings. DDA emergency weather closings will be confirmed on our Remind App and Facebook and Instagram.
ATTENDANCE/MAKE-UP CLASSES: Punctual, consistent attendance and proper dance attire is expected of all dancers. NO REFUNDS or credit will be given for missed classes, school closings or inclement weather. Please notify the studio if your child will be late or absent. Make-up classes due to illness, religious holiday or inclement weather should be taken within two months of the missed class(s).
CONDUCT: Please be respectful of the teachers, parents and especially your classmates. Treat everyone with respect, encouragement and support. Teachers have the right to dismiss any dancer who displays unsatisfactory behavior.
STUDIO RULES: No food or gum in the studios or waiting area. Label all your dance shoes and bags. No street shoes allowed in the studio. Hair should be pulled back and out of dancer’s face. No jewelry should be worn. Proper dance attire is required, if you are unsure, ask your teacher.
PARENT OBSERVATION: Parents are welcome to watch their child’s class at any time. If a child becomes distracted, we may ask that the parent step away from the door.