Time Table and Fees
TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF REGISTRATION ;
OUR CANCELLATION POLICY
Your 2022 registration is held in each class for the entire year. Therefore your registration is for the whole 2023 year. You are able to make changes and cancellations by completing the Change in Registration Form which is available from the studio and must be handed into Miss Danielle. Any cancellations must be made by week 8. Failure to do so will result in the registration being carried over to the following term(s) and full payment of the full term is required. No exceptions can be made to this rule.
Upon Registration, you must understand and agree that in participating in any dance class, workshop, rehearsal or performance, there is a possibility of physical injury. you therefore must voluntarily agree, to assume all risks and responsibility for any such injury or accident, which might occur to me or my child/children during any of Black Swan Dance Company classes, rehearsals, performances, or activities.
Permission must be granted to Black Swan Dance Company to use photographs of myself/child for publicity and advertising purposes.
OUR RULES and regulations;
PLease take your time to read our terms and conditions. You are required to sign on the registration form that you have read, understood , and agree to our terms and conditions.
Please choose carefully when submitting a registration. Once your registration is submitted it is accepted and your placement will be reserved, and payment will be due regardless of your attendance.
Please note we do not allow parents to sit in or participate in any of our classes. It is important that our students are able to concentrate and feel comfortable, and this can not alway be achieved with parents watching in class. We do however offer Parent open days, which is organised at the end of term one. If you have any concerns, or wish to discuss this, please do not hesitate in contacting Miss Danielle. Ready Set Dance Level 1 for children aged 2-3 - Parents will be able to sit in the first 2 weeks of the year to allow children to feel comfortable in class.
Parents are welcome to wait in our waiting room/foyer during classes, alternatively you are welcome to drop children off and pick them up after class. It is a requirement that parents of students aged 10 or younger bring children up to the waiting room, and wait with them until their class has gone in. Please DO NOT allow young students to walk up to class on their own, or leave them in the waiting area before class has commenced. It is your responsibility to ensure your child has entered the class room before leaving them. Please ensure you are in the waiting room ready to pick up your child before class is finished.
BSDC and its teachers do not take responsibility for your child before or after class. In the case of an emergency during class, parents will be called by your teacher. Please ensure emergency contact numbers are kept updated with the studio.
BSDC has a zero tolerance to bullying under ANY circumstances. This includes bullying at the studio, at school or on social media. All students, parents and teachers have the right to feel safe and welcomed in our dance environment. Failure to adhere to this policy will result in immediate expulsion from the company. This rule applies to all students and family.
Students are required to adhere to BSDC uniform policy, and the correct uniform must be worn to every class. It is a requirement that students are well presented and hair is appropriately groomed for class. Ballet classes require hair to be in a ballet bun.
Missed classes due to sickness or holidays are not refunded.
We do not split invoices or payments - parents are asked to organise split payments between themselves.
In the event of a power outage, an evacuation of any kind, or any other circumstances where classes can not be held due to situations out of our control refunds will not be offered, however if make-up classes are available or online zoom classes when they can be arranged - will be offered.
The Black Swan Dance Company Management upholds the right to refuse student participation in class due to injury or risk of injury.
Unless previously advised, BSDC does not hold classes on public holidays. If make-up classes are available, they will be offered.
Students invited to enter into RAD ballet exams or ATOD dance examinations are required to take the extra exam classes offered in the school holidays prior to the exam session. The extra exam classes are COMPULSORY, therefore if you do not take the extra exam classes you are not able to take the exam. ATOD extra exam lessons are taken in the June/July School Holidays and are often scheduled during the day. RAD exam extra lessons are taken in the Sept/Oct School holidays and are often scheduled during the day. The number of classes are dependant on the age and level of student, and are charged at $10.00 a lesson.If you have any questions regarding this or wish to organise vacations, please discuss this with your teacher BEFORE entering into exams.
Parents are asked NOT to contact teachers personally on social media or any other avenue. Any dance related questions should be addressed to the director Danielle Via email, phone or the offical BSDC social media pages.
All parents/carers are required to keep up to date with our online portal via Class Manager. You are also required to keep us up to date with your current email address and residential address.If you are not receiving our emails please double check you have entered the correct email address via class manager and check you junkmail.
Upon registration you agree to our cancellation policy (See above) . Any cancellation in your registration must be made by completing the Change in registration form found at the studio. Cancellation must be done by week 8. Failure to do so will result in your registration being carried forward and payment will be required.