Policies

(Academic Year Only- September 8th, 2020-June 21st, 2021)

  • Parents are required to participate in all private and group lessons (children 10 and younger).
  • Tuition includes all components of program EXCEPT for graduate recital fees and concert tickets.
  • Program commitment is from September through mid June.
  • A $20 late fee will be applied to all student accounts if monthly tuition payments are not received by the 5th.
  • Monthly tuition payments remain the same regardless of the number of lessons taught per month.
  • Make up lessons are given ONLY in the form of a lesson swap or extra teaching weeks already built into the calendar.
  • Return check fee is $20.
  • Withdrawal from program requires 30 days’ notice on the first of the month or 1 month’s tuition payment. Students may not withdraw from June lessons only.
  • Student dismissals will be considered under the following circumstances:
    – poor attendance
    – ongoing inappropriate behavior
    – lack of parent involvement
    – late tuition payments and/or non-payment.
  • Teacher Cancellations: Group- will only be rescheduled if less than 15 classes have been taught per season. Private- will only be rescheduled if there were 2 previous cancellations.