STUDIO POLICIES

Fall 2019- Spring 2020 Classes are Open For Registration. Choose your studio and register today!

IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR​

  • First day of Studio Classes ALL locations Monday, August 26, 2019.

  • No classes & offices closed Labor Day: Monday, September 2, 2019.

  • Thanksgiving Break Wednesday, November 27 - Sunday, December 1, 2019

  • Winter Break Sunday, December 22 - Sunday, January 5

  • CLASSES RESUME Monday, January 6, 2020

  • No classes & office closed Memorial Day: Monday, May 25, 2020.

  • STUDIO classes for our 2019-20 season run through May 30, 2020. Traveling classes vary by location.

*Closed Memorial Day, Labor Day and Fourth of July

*Please note we are not responsible for any inclement weather closings, children may make up classes throughout the school year.

Scroll down to view lobby, drop off, pick up, and other policies specific to one of our studio locations.

DANCE MOVES POLICIES:

  1. All Dance Moves Classes are drop off with the exception of "Together Time with Tots". Parents are not required to stay in the lobby and may use this time to run errands if needed. If your child is not able to be dropped off after two classes we will ask that you try again once they are ready.

  2. We ask that parents are mindful of Drop off and Pick up times.  Children may be dropped off up to 10 minutes early (preschoolers will need a parent until class begins) and picked up no later than 5-10 minutes after a class has ended.

  3. We operate on two billing cycles: The School Year (September - May) and the Summer (June - August)  The School Year is a set amount divided into 9 EQUAL monthly payments.  The tuition is the same every month regardless of holidays or inclement weather.  Summer is divided by an 8 week session for classes and weekly camps.  Tuition for these programs is due in full upon enrollment.

  4. Tuition Policy: Tuition for The School Year is MONTHLY even though Studio Director calls it sessions.  It is due the 1st of every month and is considered late with a $15 fee on the 15th.  All cards will automatically be run for overdue balances whether you are on the auto pay option or not on the 15th of the month before this fee is added. Children will not be allowed to attend class if tuition is not paid on time. Auto Pay options are available when you register or by contacting Jessica. Tuition for all Summer programs is due upon enrollment and there are no refunds on camps or classes unless cancelled at least 2 weeks prior to the start date. If you choose to pay the year in full you get 10% discount, unless you are already receiving the 10% for Family or multi class discounts then you would get an additional 5%. Email Jessica for more details. 

  5. Every student pays an annual registration fee of $20 which will be billed with your first month’s tuition. Families with more than one student get a discount on second and third child registrations (applied automatically).

  6. There is NO prorating for tuition.  Every student may make up missed classes due to sickness, travel, and inclement weather. Make up classes need to be scheduled and need to be finished within the current season you are in.

  7. Cancellations: We require a 2 week notice in The School Year to cancel.  There are no refunds on cards run if we have not been notified at least 2 weeks before dropping during the school year. You will be able to finish the month you paid for. There are no refunds on Summer camps or classes unless you cancel at least 2 weeks prior to the start date.

  8. Dress Code:  ALL Studio students (James Island and Hanahan) are required to follow our Dress code. Please click the link to view what your child needs.  We sell tights and shoes on site at the James Island and Hanahan studios. You can be fitted at either of these locations. We also have an online store. Traveling students are recommended to get the proper shoes and may wear any comfortable clothing they like.  

  9. Discounts: We offer a 10% multi class/multi-student discount to families that is automatically applied. PLEASE NOTE discounts DO NOT apply to Summer Camps. Military discounts of 10% for ACTIVE members only. The Active ID must be presented to Jessica or onsite manager to have the discount applied. We also offer an unlimited classes rate of $200 (ideal for students taking 4 or more classes)  that will not additionally be discounted for any of the above discounts mentioned. Only one 10% discount per family. Yearly discounts are 10% with no additional discounts and an additional 5% with the other discounts offered. 

  10. RECITAL POLICIES Please click here to see all recital policies

  11. For lobby, parking, drop off & pick up policies and information specific to each studio please click one of the buttons below.

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DANCE MOVES OF CHARLESTON

A Charleston Dance Studio Dedicated to Creating Confidence & Positive Body Image

JAMES ISLAND

349 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412

HANAHAN

1000 Tanner Ford Blvd., Hanahan, SC 29410

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