February 27, 2014

Classes

Dance Class Fees, Discounts and Descriptions 2016-2017

We offer a wide variety of classes for ages 3-17.  Ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, tap and contemporary are available for all abilities throughout the year.

REGULAR CLASS FEES

Class prices are based on time allotment and do not change based on class level

30 minutes                       $155 per session

30 min Pointe                  $170 per session

45 minutes                       $170 per session

 60 minutes                      $226 per session

 90 minutes                      $287 per session

SPECIALTY CLASS FEES

30 min Ballet Private:                                     $500 per session

30 min Private in any NON ballet class:       $380 per session

30 min Ballet Duet:                                         $300 per session per student

30 min Duet in any NON ballet class:           $260 per session per student

Mini Movers, Mini Tap and Mini Ballet         $200 per session per student

Chance to dance:     FREE

Supplemental training:   Varies per teacher, please check with Kari for specific fees. This fee includes instruction and room fee.

ALL BOYS WHO ENROLL IN A REGULAR CLASS RECEIVE ONE BALLET CLASS FOR FREE!!

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CLASS DISCOUNTS

MULTI CLASS DISCOUNT*

For families with ONE student the following discounts are available (SUMMER CLASSES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR MULTI-CLASS DISCOUNTS)

Register for 3 classes and receive 4% off total tuition

Register for 4 classes and receive 5% off total tuition

Register for 5 or more classes and receive 6% off total tuition

FAMILY DISCOUNT*

For families with TWO or more students the following discounts are available (SUMMER CLASSES ARE ELIGIBLE FOR THE FAMILY DISCOUNT ONLY):

1st Student-Full Tuition

2nd Student- 15% off that student’s tuition

3 or more students- 20% off that/those student(s) tuition

*Cannot combine discounts.  When a family is eligible for both discounts, the multi class discount will be applied. 

90 MINUTE CLASS DISCOUNT:

Register for one (1) 90 minute class-                 $287 for the session (12 weeks)

Register for two (2) 90 minute class-                 $513 for the session

Register for three or more 90 minute classes-   $739 for the session.

No additional discounts will be applied to multiple 90 minute classes.

PAY FOR ENTIRE YEAR IN FULL DISCOUNT:

Pay for the entire year by October 1, 2016 and receive a 6% on your total tuition!

*When paying for the entire year ONLY the 6% discount applies

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CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Class ages are APPROXIMATE; dancers are placed in classes based on ability and maturity. REGISTER NOW!

MINI MOVERS Magical Trunk

Mini Movers: 3-4 year olds (45 minutes)

Mini Mover’s Magical Trunk is filled with storybooks and costumes to introduce your child to the exciting world of dance!  This 12-week program (there are three 12 week sessions for the year) will spark the imagination and creativity of each and every dancer as they learn new skills and forms of dance!  This fun-filled class will focus primarily on the beginning elements of Ballet and Tap.  Students will have the opportunity to perform at the end-of-year Summer Showcase.   Mini Mover’s Magical Trunk is a great way to introduce the passion for dance and to develop a positive attitude toward learning in a classroom setting.

MINI MOVERS

Mini Movers: 3-4 year olds (50 minutes)

An introduction to the world of dance through a fun filled class of ballet, tap, creative movement and story time.  A small snack will also be provided. Children need to have turned 3 by the start of the session and be potty trained.

CHANCE TO DANCE

CHANCE TO DANCE: 4+ year olds (50 Minutes)

A unique class focused on providing children with special needs an opportunity to explore and express themselves through music and movement. Using a variety of props such as feathers, hoops, and balloons we will provide a safe, fun, physical class that will benefit the child in all areas, such as posture, strength, coordination, concentration, confidence and socialization.  Assistants are on hand for each class but parent participation is strongly encouraged.

BALLET

Mini Ballet (ages 3-4)

Ballet classes designed with the young child in mind.  The basics of ballet are taught through creative movement and age appropriate music.

Ballet 1-2 (ages 5-8)

Ballet classes that are designed to incorporate the fundamentals of ballet through age appropriate song and movement. Basic barré and floor work will be empathized.

Ballet 3-5 (ages 9-12)

Ballet classes that move the student from the fundamentals of ballet instruction to a stronger classical technique based class. Ballet vocabulary and understanding of proper alignment and body position is stressed.

Ballet 6 (ages 13+)

Ballet classes that are designed for the older student who is ready for more complex combinations, jumps, lifts and overall technique. Many students are ready for Pointé once reaching this level, which will follow each Ballet 6 class.

Ballet 7 (ages 13+ or subject to instructors approval)

Advanced ballet classes that are designed for the older student who is ready for advanced ballet combinations, jumps, lifts and overall technique. Training is rigorous and requires strict discipline to the art of ballet.   Many students in Advanced Ballet follow this class with Advanced Pointé.

CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary 1-3 (ages 9-13+)

Contemporary dance doesn´t have fixed or established movement patterns. Therefore its dancers make use of varied modern and classical dance techniques to train.  Our experienced contemporary instructors are excited to share this dance style to the students of Synergy Dance Academy.

JAZZ

Pre-Jazz (ages 5-6)

Beginning steps of  jazz are introduced and explored using age appropriate movement and music.

Jazz 1-3 (ages 7-10)

Our Jazz classes are fun, fast paced and energetic.  Our instructors go through a series of stretches that progress to floor and combination work.  The latest music and jazz steps are incorporated making this style of dance one of the more popular to participate in.

Jazz 4-5 (ages 11-13)

Our Jazz classes are fun, fast paced and energetic.  Our instructors go through a series of stretches that progress to floor and combination work.  The latest music and jazz steps are incorporated making this style of dance one of the more popular to participate in.  Students must be enrolled in a ballet class to be eligible for these classes.

Beginner Jazz (ages 11+)

A fun class designed for students without any previous dance experience. No ballet requirement needed.  Just come and have fun with this energetic style of dance!

 Jazz 7 (ages 13+ or subjected to instructors approval)

An advanced class designed for the older student who has mastered a variety of jazz techniques. Students must be enrolled in a ballet class to be eligible for Advanced Jazz.

HIP HOP

Hip Hop 1-4 (ages 7-12)

A very popular style of dance that is primarily danced to hip-hop music.  Hip Hop classes include a wide range of styles notably breaking, locking, and popping.

Hip Hop 5 (ages 13+ or subject to instructors approval)

An advanced hip hop class.  Several years of hip hop instruction is needed to be allowed in this level class.

LYRICAL

Lyrical 1-3 (ages 9-13+)

Lyrical is a style of dance created from the fusion of ballet with jazz and contemporary dance techniques. All students participating in Lyrical must be registered in a ballet and jazz class.

TAP

Mini Tap: 3-4 year olds (30 min)

Tap classes designed for children ages 3-4.  Focus is on the enjoyment of dance through age appropriate song and movement.  Girls will need tan tap shoes and boys will need black.

Tap 1-6 (ages 5-13+)

Tap dancing is a type of dance in which the rhythm is kept by the noise of the dancer’s shoes on the floor. Our accomplished tap instructors use a variety of techniques when educating tap students.  It is a fun, energetic style of dance that young and old enjoy participating in.

Tap 7 (ages 13+ or subject to instructors approval)

Tap classes designed for the older, accomplished tap dancer. Complex, intricate combinations and variety are stressed for the advanced tapper.

Private/Duet/Trio

Private, Duet and Trio Classes are available in all dance forms.  Please see the current schedules for instructor availability.  They are listed as “PRIVATE” on the class schedule but can be changed to a “duet” or “trio” upon request.  All private/duet/trio classes are 30 minutes in length.

Supplemental Training and Competition Piece Setting

All supplemental training and Competition Solo sessions must be preapproved and scheduled by the office staff.

Supplemental Training:

  1. The dancer is responsible for recruiting a current SDA teacher to provide the Supplemental Training.
  2. Obtain approval for supplemental training from Office Staff.  Dancer must be enrolled in a corresponding technique class.
  3. Fill out the Supplemental Training Form.  Determine the # of sessions, desired dates and times, total fee.   All sessions are prepaid prior to starting.  Form is signed by teacher and parent.
  4.  Schedule sessions with the office staff on Jack Rabbit and complete payment.  It may be necessary to work out available times with the teacher and the office staff together, as studio space may be limited.
  5. Supplemental training does not include choreography for a solo – only training.

Competition Solo/Duo/Trio Choreography and Cleaning:

  1.  The dancer is responsible for recruiting a current SDA teacher or approved outside choreographer to choreograph and teach the piece.
  2. Obtain approval for Competition Piece.  There will be limits in the # of Solo/Duo/Trios allowed.  Dancer may have to attend an additional competition city to perform piece.  Not guaranteed to perform in the Summer Showcase.
  3. Fill out the Competition Choreography Form (from the office).  Determine the style, # of sessions required, Choreography fee, and studio rental fee.  Form is signed by choreographer and parent.
  4. Schedule sessions with the office staff on Jack Rabbit and complete payment.  It may be necessary to work out available times with the teacher and the office staff together as studio space may be limited.