Frequently Asked Questions

 

TUITION AND REGISTRATION

How do I register? 

  • You can access our class offerings here.  There you can peruse class descriptions and levels.

  • Once you have selected your preferred class you will: 

    • Create a Parent Portal account through Dance Studio Pro. You will be asked to list your child's name and age, contact information, and your name. 

    • Then, you will be able to select and register for classes.

    • We know Dance Studio Pro can be tricky for new users. Please don't hesitate to call or text The School of Dance Front Desk at (801) 652-2887 for assistance. We are happy to support you in registering your child! 

How much is tuition?

  • Our tuition rates depend on the amount of class hours your student takes monthly. 

    • $80 per month for 1 hr. / week

    • $115 per month for 1.5 hrs. / week

    • $135 per month for 2 hrs. / week 

    • $150 per month for 2.5 hrs. / week

    • $190 per month for 3 hrs. / week 

    • $240 per month for 4 hrs. / week

    • $280 per month for 5 hrs. / week 

    • $310 per month for 6 hrs. / week 

  • $30 annual Registration Fee

  • There is a discount for multiple classes, and multiple students per family.  For more detailed information please contact the Front Desk: (801) 652-2887

How do I pay for tuition? 

  • The School of Dance utilizes Dance Studio Pro and the Parent Portal for registration and tuition payment.

  • There, you will create an account, and will be able to register for AutoPay, or we can manually charge your tuition on the 15th of the month (for the next month's tuition). 

  • Need assistance accessing Dance Studio Pro or setting up AutoPay? The Front Desk is happy to help! Call or text (801) 652-2887 for assistance, or email info@theschoolofdanceslc.com

RECITAL

Will we have a recital? When?

  • YES! We have a recital once yearly in the Spring, to allow students to progress technically through our curriculum. Pencil it in: the 2022/2023 recital is the week of May 22-25!

Will we buy our costumes? 

  • No! Your costumes are included in your tuition. You will not be able to keep your costumes, as they belong to The School of Dance. We schedule a picture day prior to the recital, during which a professional photographer will take photos of your child in costume, which you may purchase. 

 

LOCATION

Where are you located?

  • 1400 S Foothill Drive.  Above Stein Mart, next to CorePower Yoga. We also have an additional studio space down the hall (outside), just north of our primary location. 

CURRICULUM AND OFFERINGS 

Do you have performance opportunities in addition to the yearly recital? 

  • YES! We have a performing COMPANY and a Breakdancing CREW. Students audition for admittance to both. 

  • COMPANY

    • COMPANY dancers are rigorously trained in Contemporary, Jazz, Ballet, and Hip Hop. COMPANY is directed by SALT performer and studio faculty member Maxi Riley. COMPANY dancers are highly committed and passionate young artists who crave additional performance opportunities. Students are admitted by audition. Auditions are held once a year in the Spring, date TBD. 

  • CREW 

    • Our breaking CREW is a renowned group of B-Boys and B-Girls. CREW students are admitted by teacher recommendation upon completion of intro and intermediate Breaking and Hip Hop classes. CREW students train in breaking, stylized Hip Hop, and partake in breaking battles throughout the year. Our COMPANY and CREW dancers frequently collaborate in performance opportunities. 

What is the curriculum at The School of Dance? 

  • The School of Dance has a trademark curriculum, Dance Alchemy, that uniquely promotes students technical growth in their chosen style, their awareness and knowledge of dance history, and their social-emotional wellbeing. 

  • You will receive an overview of your child's curriculum and faculty upon enrollment. 

Who are your faculty? 

  • Our faculty are artistically rich and passionate movers. They are highly educated and possess vast experience in the worlds of dance and education. Each individual on our staff cares deeply about your child and their dance education. Read more about our staff here. 

 

STUDIO ETIQUETTE

What does my child need to wear to dance class? 

  • BREAKING: 

    • We want dancers to feel comfortable and confident in the clothes in which they are dancing. Please wear form-fitting clothing that allows for dancer movement and for teacher to see proper alignment and positions.

      • Skirts need fitted shorts/pants underneath.

    • Clothing Examples: Fitted Tank or Top & Biker Shorts, Joggers, or Leggings, Biketard, etc.

    • Shoes: Clean flat-soled sneakers.

      • Your teacher will let you know if what you have chosen to wear is not conducive to your learning and growing. 

  • STUDIO CLASSES: 

    • We want dancers to feel comfortable and confident in the clothes in which they are dancing. Please wear form-fitting clothing that allows for dancer movement and for teacher to see proper alignment and positions.

    • Clothing Examples: Leotard & Tights, Fitted Tank or Top & Biker Shorts or Leggings, Biketard, etc. 

    • Shoes: 

      • Acro: Bare Feet

      • Ballet: Ballet Shoes

      • Cheer: Clean Sneakers

      • Jazz: Tan Jazz Shoes

      • Preschool: Ballet Shoes & Footless or Convertible Tights

    • Hair: Hair pulled off of face and neck as applicable.​

      • Your teacher will let you know if what you have chosen to wear is not conducive to your learning and growth.

What does my child need to bring to dance class? 

  • Water Bottle 

  • Appropriate Shoes (See above) 

  • Appropriate Clothes (See above)

 

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