Studio Policies - let's keep the environment positive!

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Quality dance training. Positive environment. 
Parking
  • Free parking is available under the PATCO Speedline adjacent to Monarch's side entrance in Collingswood location
  • Meter and or Permit parking signs should be followed at all times to avoid parking tickets in Collingswood location
  • No parking in the front driveway of the Perkins Center for the Arts Building in Collingswood location at any time 
  • Free parking is available behind the main Perkins Center for the Arts building in Moorestown location


Entrance
  • Monarch families must use, clearly marked, side entrance designated for Monarch School of Dance in Collingswood location  
Waiting Area 
  • Monarch parents, guardians, and students are invited to stay in the waiting area, but may not enter the first or second-floor areas of Perkins Center for the Arts at any time in either location  
  • No unattended children in the studio or waiting area at any time in either location
  • Monarch is not responsible for lost items in either location
Parent & Visitor Viewing 
  • Parents may not peek around curtains or interrupt teachers or dancers at any time while class is in session in Collingswood location
  • Parents will be required to drop off students for classes in the Moorestown location
  • Parents may view classes during Parent Observation Weeks 
  • Parents may call the studio to schedule a meeting with teachers 
Dress Code
  • Dancers must appear neat with hair secured off the neck and face.  Proper attire for every dance class is required as stated in the dress code for each class. Monarch reserves the right to have dancers sit out of class if dress code is not followed
  • All dancer's personal belongings should be labeled and kept in changing area
  • No street shoes allowed on the dance floor
  • No cell phones in the dance room 
  • No food or drink, other than water, allowed in dance room
  • To reduce wear on shoes and maintain dance floors, dancers should not wear dance shoes outside of the studio 
Attendance
  • To get the most out of your dance education, a respectful attitude and regular attendance is expected of dancers
  • Dancers arriving 15 minutes or more late to class may be required to sit out of class
  • Dancers are responsible for scheduling make-up classes 
  • Call the studio for recorded messages regarding studio closings due to snow/inclement weather
Tuition/Late Fees 
  • Tuition is based on a 10-month dance season and is due by the 1st day of the month. Auto-Billing will be processed on the 1st day of the month. 
  • Payments received after the 5th day of the month will be charged a $15 Late Fee. This applies to Recital/Costume fees as well
  • $25 return check fee  
  • Dancers with a balance over 45 days will not be permitted to take a class until payment is received. 
Cancellations/ Withdraws 
  • Monarch reserves the right to cancel, combine and or reschedule classes that do not meet minimum enrollment requirements
  • Parents must withdraw students from classes in writing. Auto-Billing and tuition postings will continue until written notice is received 
Parent Portal 
  • Monarch Studio Announcements, Tuition, Costume fees, Events and all important dates and information will be posted via the Parent Portal 
  • In order to receive regular updates, Parents/Guardians must keep an updated email on file with the studio and check the Parent Portal weekly