School Policies, Tuition, Attire , Important Dates

ATTENDANCE
Good attendance is strongly recommended. Dance is a progressive art form and dancers need to be on a regular schedule in order to benefit from their dance classes. Please remember to be on time for all classes.

DRESS CODE
If NOT in proper dress code, student will be unable to participate in classes.

BALLET
Hair in bun, black leotard, pink tights, and a skirt (optional).

ALL OTHER CLASSES
Any color leotard, tights, or jazz pants, appropriate shoes.

COMBO CLASSES
Ballet and Tap shoes, 7 years & under

*Hair must be pulled back for all classes.
*No big T-shirts, boxer shorts, sweat pants, jeans or jean shorts.
*Over clothing may be removed after warm-up.

SNOW/INCLEMENT WEATHER
Winter storms are expected during the months of November through March. You will not be called for cancelled classes. Please call the studio and listen to the message one (1) hour before class time. Classes may be cancelled in the day and resume at night if roads are clean and safe. Once a class is cancelled, students may attend another similar class for a make-up until May. We will not offer any refunds for classes cancelled due to bad weather. Please feel free to ask questions whenever it does not interfere with classes.

HOLIDAYS
A form will be given out during the year to inform you about STARZ holiday closings. We do not follow local school’s calendars. STARZ Will Be Closed On The Following Days:
Thanksgiving Break – Wednesday before Thanksgiving until the following Monday
Winter Holiday Break – December 23rd through January 2 
Presidents Day-Monday,February 19 2016
Spring Break Aril 10-15 2016
Memorial Day Weekend-May 27-30, 2016

COSTUMES

Costume Notices will be given out before Thanksgiving break.

RECITAL
End of Year Performance
2nd or 3rd weekend in June at
Becton Regional High School, East Rutherford

OTHER
Picture day (optional) May 22,2016
Program book ads – 3rd week in April (optional)
Recital video tape (optional)

Competition team (audition required)

Pre-competitive Team (invitation only)