Attendance - students are
expected to attend classes on time and in proper attire.
Please call the studio if your child will be absent. Good
attendance is required for participation in annual shows,
recitals and demonstrations.
Arrival and pick up - please
arrive to class five minutes before your class starts. If
you are going to be late, or need your child to leave early
please call the studio ahead of time.
Please pick up your
child on time, because once class is dismissed the child
becomes the responsibility of the parent.
If you know that you
are going to be late please call. Your child's safety is
important to us!
Make up classes - because of our strict DCU student- teacher
ratio and most DCU classes being full, make-up classes for
excused absences only (illness or injury) will be allowed "if
space is permits". No make-up classes are allowed Nov 1st –
Dec. 20th or after Feb 14th as students will be preparing
for our annual demonstration and spring shows at these
Refunds or credits will not be given for missed lessons,
class cancellations, or scheduled holidays.
Attire: (what to wear to
preferably or bike-tard only. If you are over eight years
old, trunks may be worn under the leotard (special gym
Boys- athletic shorts,
preferably black (elastic waist) and T-shirt, preferably
plain (no zippers)
Cheer A leotard is
best, but shorts and a "fitted" shirt or sports bra may be
Hair - Secure hair
away from face and neck, so that it stays up for the entire
Please do not wear
jewelry to class. Personal items can be left in the cubby
area. The DCU will not be responsible for lost or stolen
items. Please label all your personal items.
dancewear can be purchased at The DCU: we carry tap, ballet
and jazz shoes; dance and gymnastics leotards; tights,
accessories and more!
Pink or Black leotard with ballet pink
(Convertible tights recommended for combo classes)
Shoes: Black taps shoes and pink leather ballet slippers.
Jazz shoes not required for all classes (bare feet); Dance
Stars II and III students may need to purchase Jazz
Shoes for the end of
the year concert.
Please note: NO Shirts,
attached skirts, shorts, or street clothes.
Shorts, Sweats, Capri’s or Athletic pants. No jeans or
Shoes- predominantly White or Black Tennis shoes (worn only
in the studio, NO STREET SHOES ALLOWED)
HAIR: Secure hair away
from the face and neck, so that is stays up and out of the
face for the entire class. A bun is preferred for all dance
classes and is required for all Classical Ballet classes