How to enroll
Please read the details below on our registration process, along with what you or your family needs to know.
There is an annual registration fee of $15.00 per student, maximum $20 per family. An annual registration fee covers the cost of administration and studio usage fee. Registration fees are not refundable. All families can complete registration by logging into our parent portal.
The dance season runs from August to June. Tuition Payments are scheduled from September to May. Monthly tuition is due by the 1st of each month. On the 5th of the month a $15 late fee will be applied. Students may not return to class until tuition is paid in full. Tuition and special event fees are non-refundable.
Cash, money orders and cashiers checks will be accepted for special events only. Please make payments out to Dance Illumination and memo child’s name and class information. All monthly payments must be paid through our online system, which you can find through our website/parent portal login. We accept all major credit/debit cards (Mastercard/Visa). If you are interested in automatic withdrawal please contact the studio.
IMPORTANT NOTE: WE DO NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL CHECKS AT ANY TIME!
During the month of January and April (Holiday/Break months), all payments must be made by the 1st of the month, as studio will be closed for the holidays (Christmas and Spring Break…etc). Dance Illumination does not prorate tuition and fees due to holidays, personal vacations, school vacations, missing classes or breaks. Tuition is based on an even number of weeks during the dance season.
Tuition does not include the registration fee, dancewear, shoes, costumes, recital fees/package and tickets, media services, private lessons, or special events.
Costumes fees can be paid in full or split in half into two monthly payments. The 1st half of the costume fee is due in October along with monthly tuition. The 2nd half of the costume fee is due in November along with monthly tuition. Each class has a required $75 costume fee in order to participate in the end of the year performance (recital). Late costume orders are subject to a $10.00 late fee charge. All accounts and monthly fees must be current in order to take costumes home during picture week.
There is an end of the year performance (recital) fee for all participating students. The performance is during the first weekend of June and is optional for students in standard classes and required for pre-professional company. Recital fees are due in March 23rd 2020. Each package provides different payment options and does not exceed $80. This does not include the cost of photos or video or any additional purchases. Recital Information will be emailed through our parent portal during the 1st week of December.
There are no refunds on monthly fees, private lessons, special events, costumes, tuition, registration, dancewear, shoes, recital tickets, recital fees, videography, photography or workshop/masterclass.
General Class Information
Once you have submitted payment and received a confirmation of your registration you are all set to begin classes. Classes officially begin August 19th 2019. We will not contact you unless there is a question about the registration process. Families can only register for classes by his or her age. Students should be dropped off no earlier then 10 minutes before their scheduled class time and picked up as soon as classes are released. All late pick ups will be charged $10 for every 30 minutes late. All students 8 and under must have a parent in the building (in designated waiting area) during class time. All families must sign a waiver release form in order to participate. Please see the dress code for proper class attire, code of conduct and policy handbook for parent/student procedures.
All waivers, policy handbooks, studio calendars, dress codes, code of conduct and rules and regulations forms are provided in the parent portal. Please be sure to carefully read our policies before registering for classes. All participating families must check the release form boxes before completing registration.