Tights are required ONLY for Ballet & Combination Classes
Combination & Transition Classes
Pink or black leotard
Pink or Tan tights
Tan Tap shoes with elastic attached
Canvas Ballet shoes with elastic attached
Dance skirts - optional
Ballet Classes Levels 1 - Teen
Pink tights (only)
Canvas Ballet shoes with elastic
Hair must be in a neat bun - (No Exceptions)
Tap, Jazz, Musical Theatre
Dance wear ONLY - no play clothes
JAZZ & MUSICAL THEATRE - Tan Jazz shoes
TAP - Black Oxford Tap shoes
Contemporary & Lyrical
Dance wear ONLY
Barefoot or Twylas
Hip - Hop
Leotard or tight fitting dance wear
Boys - Any Class
White, Black or solid T-Shirt
Fitted Athletic Shorts or Pants
Same shoes as above for all classes
Policies & Procedures
Please do not leave any children unattended in the studio.
No running or screaming in the lobby or studio.
Please notify the studio if you will be late picking up your dancer.
If you must pick your dancer up early from class, please tell the instructor before class, and the instructor will dismiss the dancer from class. Please do not enter the class.
Inclement Weather: K&D will cancel classes when the school board chooses to close due to inclement weather.
Dancers should arrive five minutes before scheduled class time and be picked up promptly after class.
Each student is encouraged to make up missed classes in another class of the same level.
Students should come into class fully prepared with hair properly secured and dance shoes on. Bags, food & devices should be left in the student locker room.
All students must follow the K&D dress code policy.
There will be no food or gum permitted inside the studios. Food must be kept in the lobby only. Water ONLY!
Students should be talk in class unless asked to do so.
Teachers reserve the right to dismiss any student from class who continuously disrupts.
A parent/teacher conference must take place before a “dismissed student” may return to class.
Registration is accepted on first come first serve basis.
A non-refundable fee of $35 per student is required yearly at time of registration. $60 max/family.
Classes will be closed to further enrollment once maximum capacity has been reached.
Tuition is due the first of each month. It will be considered late after the 5th and a $15.00 late fee will be automatically added.
There will be no prorating or refunds given due to missed classes.
Karl & DiMarco south accepts payments by credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover), cash and check.
There will be a 5% discount given to any account paid in full. August-June
Tuition is divided into 10 equal installments. Tuition must be paid by one of the payment methods offered by K&D south. Tuition will be debited from your bank account on the 1st day of each month from Sept-May or charged to your credit card the 1st day of each month. All charges will appear on your bank statement or credit card statement as being from Karl & DiMarco south.
We offer an automatic debit through our studio management software, Jackrabbit.
$20 NSF fee.
Withdrawals and Refunds
One-month notice from the first of the month is required to discontinue any classes. If your child wishes to withdrawal you must notify the office one month in advance, or you are responsible for that month’s tuition. All automatic bank debiting or credit card charges will stop after the one-month notice period.
Private lessons must be canceled 24 hours prior to the lesson.
Lessons that are missed or canceled within 24 hours will be charged the full fee.
To help defray the cost of recital expenses such as the theater rental, technicians, special effects, props, sets, etc, a recital fee of $65 ($100/family) is due and will be deducted from your account October 15th. Recital fees are refundable until Dec. 1st for student withdrawing from classes only.
Costume Fees are due November 1st. There are no refunds on costumes.
Recital Costumes: (tights are included for Ballet & Combo classes)
Combo & Transition | $75/costume
Level I-II | $80/costume
Level III-Teen | $85/costume
Hip Hop Classes | $15 (additional for shoes)
There will be a $15 fee for exchanged costumes and costumes ordered after Jan. 1.
All families are require to purchase a minimum of 5 tickets/family.
You can purchase a dance card for $150.00 and receive 10 dance classes of your choice.
No refunds or transfers after then card has been used!
Changes to your child’s class schedule can be made up until November 1st.
February 1st is the last day for new students to register in time to be in the recital. Alternatively, students may register at any time and not be in the recital.
The school reserves the right to provide a substitute teacher if the regularly scheduled teacher is ill or otherwise unable to teach classes.
If a teacher is ill and the school cannot arrange a substitute any missed classes will be made-up.
Missed Lessons and Make-Up Lessons
No refunds or prorated tuition are given for missed classes.
(Holidays/Spring Breaks that differ from our studio’s Spring Break, sports games, etc. do not qualify for make-up classes).
Classes with less than five students may be canceled, combined, or rescheduled at K&D south’s discretion.
It is the responsibility of the parent or adult student to be aware of all school activities, such as recitals, extra classes, and dates the school is open or closed.
The school will post all such notices as well as sending newsletters via email.
It is the responsibility of the parents or adult students to inform the school of any address, telephone, or email address change.
Care of Students
The school is not responsible for providing before or after class care for the students.
Students are not to be left at the school for excessive time before or after classes.
Please be prompt when picking up your child.
All young dancers must be escorted to and from the building.
If a health condition exists which will prevent full participation, please notify K&D south in writing as soon as possible, this includes allergies.
Please notify K&D south if your child will be allowed to leave the studio with anyone other than a parent/guardian.
All business matters must be directed to our office.
To voice any concerns or questions please email, call or a scheduled meeting with the Director or Office Manager.
Under no circumstance should a parent walk into a dance class room before, during or after a dance class.
The school is hereby granted permission to take photographs of the students to use in brochures, websites, posters, advertisements and other promotional materials.