KICK IT OUT! Important Studio Information 2019-2020
Classes begin the week of September 9, 2019 – All information is subject to change!
DRESS REHEARSAL & RECITAL INFORMATION – TBD
Kick It Out! dress rehearsal – DATE TBD!
Dress rehearsal fees are included in regular tuition fee.
- Dress rehearsal times/dates will be listed on monthly student calendar, subject to change.
- Make-up and hair instructions for dress rehearsal and recital will be e-mailed out & posted in studio.
- Volunteer sign up for dress rehearsal and recital will be e-mailed out. Instructors and volunteers only in the backstage area with the dancers during dress rehearsal and recital.
- PLEASE label all items belonging to you/your dancer.
- Recital ticket sales will be online. Watch calendar for dates & pertinent information.
Kick it Out! Recital TBD! – Multiple recitals may apply for 2020
- All students competitive and non-competitive are expected to participate in the recital.
- If you wish to come backstage YOU MUST volunteer, e-mail will be sent out for volunteers.
- KIO! Recital features our students ages 2.5 – adult; we are proud to display our students accomplishments at our recital!
STUDIO CALENDAR INFORMATION
Studio families will receive a calendar of important dates & events at registration as well as by email; please note the calendar & any dates are subject to change.
There is a $25.00/per costume deposit due in October and the balance is due in November. Costume deposit and balance due will be invoiced separate from tuition. Costumes will be distributed to families once paid in full.
ALL students are required to purchase proper dance shoes, dance wear, accessories, make-up and costuming for performance & competition classes. Refer to our website : https://kickitoutdance.com/kio-important-studio-information/ We also have a printed list available in studio. Shoes, tights and dancewear can be purchased at Dancy Pantz Boutique in Okemos.
TUITION & PAYMENT INFORMATION
Tuition is due the 1st of each month September through May and payments can be made to the drop box in the studio. WE OFFER ach WITHDRAW FOR TUITION PAYMENTS! We accept mail in, credit card in office, card online from your invoice, check or cash. 1st month is due upon enrollment & must be cash or check. A late fee of $15.00 will be applied to your account if not paid by the 7th of each month. Check studio calendar for changes in due dates. Payments are non-transferrable and non-refundable. Monthly class tuition rate is the same regardless the number of classes per month. An early termination fee of $50.00 will be billed to your account for any early student withdraw.
STUDIO PICTURE INFORMATION
Studio picture date TBD. All dance students and instructors are expected to be present for their group pictures. A timeline will be e-mailed out closer to the picture date, it is is emailed to all KIO! Parents. Students may wear hair as they desire for pictures and natural make-up. Students ONLY permitted in the studio room during group photo sessions, parents PLEASE wait in the lobby. This is to ensure the best possible group photos.
STUDIO SAFETY INFORMATION
The studio generally opens 15 minutes prior to the first class of the day Monday – Thursday; studio is closed on Friday & Sunday. Parents are encouraged and welcome to stay in the lobby during class time, PLEASE parents only of dancer in class as we have limited space in our lobby. All patrons waiting in the lobby area are expected to remain calm and cooperative
NOTE: We do not have the means to monitor children left in studio or when being picked up as we are in classes back to back. PLEASE arrange to pick up your children promptly & enter the building to pick them up. Kick It Out! Is not responsible for supervision of children left unattended on premises before, during & after classes
Students must line up at the studio door & wait for their instructor to prompt them that it is time for class to begin. Students that are disruptive or distracting class will be dismissed to the lobby to sit with their parents until they are able to participate in class properly. If a parent is not present the student will be asked to sit out quietly in class or in the studio office.
Kick It Out! is not responsible for any personal items lost or stolen on premises, at competitions or at any events Kick It Out! attends.
In case of inclement weather or other emergencies, please call the studio@ 517-582-6784 after 1PM (Monday – Thursday) and after 8AM (Saturday) for DANCE class cancellation information. DANCE Class cancellation information can also be found on our Facebook page & Instagram pageges. KIO! Families will receive email notice of any cancellations. Kick It Out! will not issue refunds for classes, events or competitions cancelled due to inclement weather, illness or other emergency situations that alike.
All information is subject to change!