tuition

2017/2018 Season – Tuition: All Lessons Are Payable In Advance – NOT REFUNDABLE!!
Yearly Dance Class Registration Fee: $35.00 per family – NOT REFUNDABLE!!  Yearly Dance Team Competition Fee $300 per student!

DANCING SCHOOL WILL RESUME THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2017.
Always check our website and / or Facebook page for updates and for studio or class information!

The tuition is based on a full year (September – May). You may choose the payment schedule that is most convenient for you. Single lessons are $15.00 per lesson.  If registering after the first week of dance classes or if students are sick and miss a lesson or lessons, make-up classes are available. Please speak with one of the directors or instructors to make arrangements.  Dance Team tuition and fees are in addition to tuition listed below.  Please contact us for questions on team rates and fees.

Number Of Classes Per Week  – Per Student
Pre-School & Combo Class Pricing
Full Year2 Payments4 Payments
Intro. to Movement & Dance & Terrific 3s (30 Minute class)$380.00$190.00$95.00
Pre – Ballet / Toddler Tumble (45 Minute class)
Mommy/Daddy & Me
$700.00$350.00$175.00
Ballet & Tap Combo or Fabulous 4's & 5's (60 Minute Class)$740.00$370.00$185.00
Ballet/Tap/Jazz Combo(3 class combo 90 Min.)$860.00$430.00$215.00

Number Of Classes Per Week   – Per StudentFull Year2 Payments4 Payments
1 Class Per Week$500.00$250.00$125.00
2 Classes Per Week$760.00$380.00$190.00
3 Classes Per Week$920.00$460.00$230.00
4 Classes Per Week$1,060.00$530.00$265.00
5 Classes Per Week$1,200.00$600.00$305.00
6 Classes Per Week$1,340.00$670.00$335.00
Unlimited Class Rate$1,680.00$840.00$420.00

Mini, Petite, Apprentice fee - $200
Junior, Senior, Premier fee - $300
Dance Team Tuition

Full Year

2 Payments

4 Payments
Mini Team
Petite Team
Apprentice Team
$500
$600
$700
$250
$300
$350
$125
$150
$175
Junior, Senior, Premier$800$400$200
Solo/Duet/Trio
Small Group Routines
(per class)
$700
$500
$350
$250
$175
$125
Invitation Only Special Group Routines
Production Routines
$400
$200
$200
$100
$100
$50

TUITION PAYMENTS ARE DUE ON OR BEFORE THE FOLLOWING DATES
Weeks of: September 1, 2017 – November 1, 2017 – January 1, 2018 – March 1, 2018

Payments may be made by cash, check or cc online on or before their due date. There will be a $25.00 returned check fee for all returned checks.

Students choosing to withdraw from a class or the school must do so in writing or their accounts will continue to be charged.

COSTUME DEPOSIT: A deposit of $55.00 per costume, per student is due on or before the week of October 1, 2017. Unless otherwise stated, all students should give 1 deposit per class that they attend weekly (2 class combo $75/ 3 class combo $125). Final costume balances will be given and due in December before vacation. Costumes will not be ordered without payments. Costumes will not be distributed if balances are due.

Annual Spring Dance Recital at Marblehead Veterans Middle School PAC (Tentative Date) Saturday, May 5th. Times TBA

VACATIONS: There will be vacations in Nov. – Dec. – Feb. – April. Dates will be posted and announced.
REGARDING STORMS: If there is no school in Salem, there is no dancing school. Students coming to late afternoon classes and Saturday or Sunday rehearsals should always check their e-mail before coming on snowy or icy days. The studio will not call you if a class has been canceled, so it is always best to send an e-mail if the weather is in question.

Miss Susan : susan@aperformingartsacademy.com or Miss Seanna: seanna@aperformingartsacademy.com

RECITAL: The recital is held at the end of the year. It is a wonderful experience for all who participate! If you wish your child to participate you will need to purchase the appropriate costume that is provided by the school and tickets to attend the performance.

E-Mail List: Please make sure you give a current e-mail address to be added to the e-mail list to stay informed throughout the year!

We try to make dance class a rewarding experience for everyone. We provide an atmosphere so that all of the students can progress at their own speed, and create a positive self-image. We also try to make dance class as enjoyable and fun as possible! If anyone has any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us any time.  Please visit our social media sites and join our mailing list!

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In 2006, A Performing Arts Academy became the realized dream of Susan Byrne, former Owner/Director of Dance Exclusive in Swampscott and Seanna Chmura, 3rd generation Owner/Director of The Deane School Of Dance in Salem. They created the academy with a singular goal: To teach dance...to children and young adults...in a warm, friendly and encouraging environment.