Fees are to be paid monthly on the first of
the month, any late fees will be charged at £2.00 per week overdue. Fees are to
be paid by Go cardless/Stripe and are payable 12 months of the year. Credit will not be given for missed classes. Credit will not be given should classes move onto Zoom in event of lockdown.
Students should be dressed appropriately
for dance class in the required uniform. No jewellery to be worn and long hair to
be tied away from the face preferably in a bun for classical ballet. A list of
uniform requirements can be found on the website. All students must come to
class dressed ready and leave in the same clothes.
Please ensure students arrive for class on
time and are collected on time. All students are to be collected from the designated
area, please advise the class teacher of any alternate collection arrangements
Students are not normally permitted to leave the room during classes, please ensure younger children especially have used the toilet before they join class.
The principal is responsible for all
placements of students in appropriate classes, please honour their professional
judgment. Advancement is not automatic. Ability to apply instruction,
concentration and level of interest all contribute to steady development along
with regular attendance. The principal has the right to withdraw any student
who is not working to the level required and to place them in a lower grade.
Performing arts is disciplined; any child who behaves in an unacceptable or
destructive way will be removed from the academy.
If a parent wishes to remove their child
from class, 4 weeks written notice must be given prior to them leaving
or fees to be paid for the same length of time.
Permission must be given by the school
principal before dance classes are taken elsewhere alongside classes at HarlequinArtsAcademy;
this is within guidelines set by the Council for dance education and training
and is to ensure that conflicts of interest are not made between teachers /
Parents are responsible for any examination
fees they permit their child to be entered for. This includes any centre or
pianist fees. Payments must be made via BACS/Debit card. Cash is no longer a
preferred method of payment.
Harlequin Arts Academy aims to treat all students
fairly and to give honest advice to parents, if you are unhappy with any aspect
of the service given please contact the school principal who will do their best
to resolve the problem.