School policies

  • Fees & Dancewear must be paid in full by the end of the term otherwise a 20% charge will be incurred. Principals have the right to refuse to teach any pupil whose fees are in arrears
  • Uniform must be purchased through the school & all correct uniform must be worn to all classes, exams and rehearsals
  • Hair must be worn in a bun for ballet classes & neatly tied back off the face for all other classes
  • No jewellery or make up to be worn in classes
  • Pupils are entered for exams at the discretion of the Principals
  • Examination fees must be paid prior to the date of the examination
  • From Grade 2 Ballet & Grade 3 Modern/Tap and above, pupils are required to attend two classes a week in the given genre in order to be considered for an examination. All pupils who are unable to do so will require a longer period of training
  • In the event of absence through illness or holidays fees will not be refunded
  • A half terms notice is required in writing in the event of a pupil withdrawing from the school. No fees will be refunded
  • If we are unable to contact parents/guardians in the unlikely event of an accident or extreme illness we will act in loco parentis and take whatever action is necessary in the best interest of the child
  • In the event of sickness & diarrhoea, students must allow 48 hours after the last bout of illness before returning to class.
  • Parents are not permitted to be in the studio whilst the classes are in progress, except during the designated termly watching week
  • The school will not accept any responsibility for any losses incurred on the premises
  • All members of our teaching faculty hold an Enhanced Disclosure CRB Certificate. We also have a qualified First Aider at the studio
  • Any pupil not able to attend a class should contact the school either by e-mail, or phone. Please leave a message on the studio answer phone (01993 706352)
  • We adhere to the guidelines of the Health and Safety Policy and Child Protection Policy provided by the Royal Academy of Dance & can be found at www.rad.org.uk