Studio Policies


Dear parents and dancers,                                                                                                            

Welcome to Dance to the Music School of Dance located in the Horsham Corporate Center.

Our school policies are as follows:

  • Tuition is due in four payments:  Sept. 1, Nov. 1, Feb. 1 and Apr. 1 (A late fee of $15 will be assessed after 7 days)

  • Dancers must have hair up in a bun or ponytail and away from their face.

  • No food or chewing gum in the studio.

  • No jewelry may be worn in class.

  • The use of cell phones is not permitted during class time.

  • Do not block the fire lane while waiting to pick up students, use parking spaces.

  • For safety reasons, no child will be permitted to leave the studio without a parent.

  • Students are not allowed in the hallway with food or drink and must be supervised at all times.

  • Please be prompt for class, as warm-up is very important to aid in avoiding injuries.

  • In case of inclement weather, check Facebook, e-mail, or call the studio 1 hour prior to class time. We do not always follow local school closings.

  • Any classes missed due to illness or bad weather can be made up in another class of your level within the same semester.   (Please see teacher)

  • We will not be held responsible for lost or stolen items. Please put dancer’s name in all belongings.

  • Classroom door and observation window will be open or closed at teacher’s discretion.

  • Cyber bullying or bullying of any kind will not be tolerated.

Dance attire and shoes at affordable prices will be available for purchase/order during the dance season. Come to registration on Thursday, August 22nd for personal sizing and sales!

 DRESS CODE FOR GIRLS:

Creative Dance: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers (no skirts or tutus)

Ballet: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers (no shorts, skirts or sweat pants) HAIR MUST BE SECURED IN A BUN

Pointe:  Black leotard, pink tights and pointe shoes (must take 2 additional ballet classes)

Tap:  Black leotard, pink or tan tights, tan tap shoes with non- skid rubber pads (For competition see teacher)

Jazz:  Solid color leotard, tights, tan slip on boot

Contemporary/Lyrical / Modern: Solid color leotard, footless tights, bare feet unless specified by teacher

Hip Hop, Hip Hop/Jazz, Hip Hop Tots:  Solid color leotard/ tank top, dance shorts/pants, Black “converse style” sneakers

Musical Theater: Solid color leotard, pink or tan tights, long black leg warmers (for shoes, see teacher)

DRESS CODE FOR BOYS:  solid color T-shirt, black dance pants, sweats or shorts, black shoes

Appropriate cover up must be worn when entering and exiting the studio. Dance shoes should be worn inside the studio ONLY.

HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS:

Thursday, August 22, REGISTRATION 4:00 to 8:00

Monday, September16 - Classes Begin

Monday, September 30 - Closed

October7-16 Bring a Friend Week

Wednesday, October 9 - Closed          

Saturday, October 19 - November, 23 - Mommy & Me

Thursday, October 31, Halloween - Closed

Sunday, November24, Hatboro Holiday Parade (Tentative)

November 21-25, Thanksgiving- Closed

December 14, 15 Nutcracker Dates (Tentative)

Saturday, December 21-January 4, 2020 Winter break- Closed

Winter and Spring Events TBA

Dress Rehearsal and Recital TBA

PLEASE NOTE… For the most up to date information about promotions, events and studio closings, follow us on our Dance to the Music Facebook page. 

Information letters will be e-mailed to the parents throughout year. They will also be posted at the studio. Please check periodically. You can also find us online at www.dancetothemusic.net or contact us at dancetothemusic1@hotmail.com

We’re looking forward to an enjoyable and exciting new dance season!

Sincerely,

Peggy Maher and Carol Johnson

Directors