Dance to the Music School of Dance
400 Horsham Road Suite 101
Horsham, PA 19044
215-672-9660

Dear Parents and Dancers,

Welcome to Dance to the Music School of Dance. Please join us at our all new, spacious, state of the art studio located in the Horsham Corporate Center.

  1. Our school policies are as follows:

    Tuition is due on a quarterly basis: Sept.1, Dec.1, Feb.1 and Apr.1
    (A late fee of 10% will be assessed after 30 days)
    Dancers must have hair up in a bun or ponytail and away from their face
    No food or chewing gum in the studio
    No jewelry may be worn in class
    The use of cell phones is not permitted during class time
    For safety reasons, no child will be permitted to leave the studio without a parent
    Please be prompt for class, as warm-up is very important to aid in avoiding injuries
    In case of inclement weather, call the studio no earlier than 1 hour prior to class time
    Any classes missed due to illness or bad weather can be made up in another class of your level within the same semester. (Please see teacher)
    We will not be held responsible for lost or stolen items

DRESS CODE
Creative Dance: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers (no skirts or tutus)
Kinderdance: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers and tan tap shoes (no skirts or tutus)
Ballet: Black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers (no short, skirts or sweat pants ) Hair must be secured in a bun
Pointe: Black leotard, pink tights and pointe shoes (must take 2 additional ballet classes)
Tap: Black leotard, pink or tan tights, tan tap shoes with non- skid rubber pads
Jazz: Solid color leotard, tights, tan slip on boot
Contemporary/Lyrical / Modern: Solid color leotard, footless tights, bare feet unless specified by teacher
Hip Hop, Hip Hop with Jazz: Solid color leotard/ tank top, dance shorts/pants, black jazz sneakers
Character: Solid color leotard, pink or tan tights, long black leg warmers (for shoes, see teacher)
Boys: White T-shirt, black dance pants, sweats or shorts, black ballet, tap or jazz shoes
Appropriate cover up must be worn when entering and exiting the studio. Dance clothes and shoes should be worn in the studio only.

HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS
Classes begin Sat. Sept. 15
Yom Kippur-Sat. Oct.8
Bring a Friend Week-Oct. 9-Oct.15
Halloween- closed Mon. Oct. 31
Hatboro Holiday Parade- Sun Nov. 20
Thanksgiving- closed Nov 23, 24, 25 & 26
Winter break- closed Tues. Dec. 20 – Classes resume Tues. Jan.3
Nutcracker Performances/Competition dates—TBA
President’s Day closed Monday Feb.20, 2012 (Competition teams check with teacher)
Spring Break Closed Tues. March 27 -Classes resume Tues. April 10
Memorial Day Closed May 25, 26 &28
Last Day of Classes-Mon. June 4
Picture Day at Studio- Tues June 5
Dress Rehearsal & Recital- June 8 and 9, 2012 (Tentative) At Hatboro Horsham High School

PLEASE NOTE… Information letters will be distributed to the students throughout the year and will also be available at the studio. Please check periodically. You can also find us online at www.dancetothemusic.net

We’re looking forward to an enjoyable and exciting new dance season!

Sincerely,
Carol Johnson and Peggy Maher