Studio Policies

  • Attendance:
    Each class your child is scheduled to attend is toward a planned curriculum. Missing class for that week puts your child and the class behind in knowledge. We strongly urge you to learn any missed classes within that week if at all possible.
  • Studio Schedule:
    Recreation dance classes are from August – May. Competition dance classes are all year. Summer session is available for some recreation classes and runs from June – July. In case of inclement weather please check the BDA website, our facebook page or WCYB TV 5 for delays or closing.
  • Dress Code:
    Ballet I – Wear any solid baby blue color leotard, ankle socks and pink canvas ballet shoes.
    Ballet II – Wear any solid forest green leotard, ballet pink tights, and pink canvas ballet shoes.
    Ballet III – Wear any solid black leotard, ballet pink tights, and pink canvas ballet shoes.
    Jazz – Leotards, sports bras, jazz/dance pants, etc. and black jazz shoes or Foot Undeez required (ask your instructor about type of shoe for your class).
    Clogging – No specific dress code. Wear something loose and comfortable. Clogging shoes required. No jeans accepted.
    Preschool Ballet(Teeny Tot & Tiny Tot) – All students must wear a solid color pink leotard, ankle socks, and pink ballet shoes.
    Preschool Hip Hop/Clog (Teeny Tot & Tiny Tot) – Wear something loose and comfortable with black jazz shoes, and clogging shoes.
    Hip-Hop – Wear whatever feels comfortable. No jeans accepted. Black jazz shoes required (ask instructor about type of shoe for your class).
    Tumble/Cheer – Wear any color fitted stretch pants, sweat pants or shorts, leotard or t-shirt. No skirts, loose fitting t-shirts, or jewelry. Cheer tennis shoes are mandatory (check with your teacher). Hair must be out of the face in a secure ponytail or bun.
  • Class Fees:
    Class fees are due by the 1st class of each month. There is a grace period until the 10th of each month. A $10.00 per week late fee will be assessed on the 11th.
  • Return Check Fee:
    A $25.00 return check fee will be charged on all returned checks.
  • Food and Drinks:
    Please no eating or drinking (except water) in the studio areas.
  • Other:
    BDA reserves the right to terminate or refuse service to any student or parent displaying disrespect towards the studio or the staff