NAVIGATION

Conditions of Enrolment

CONDITIONS OF ENROLMENT

2019 TERM DATES

Term 1: Monday 4 February – Saturday 13 April (10 Weeks)

Term 2: Monday 29 April – Saturday 6 July (10 Weeks)

Term 3: Monday 22 July – Saturday 28 September (10 Weeks)

Term 4: Monday 14 October – Saturday 7 December (8 Weeks)

2019 PUBLIC HOLIDAYS/NO CLASSES

Term 2: Monday 10 June
Term 4: Monday 25 November (Showcase Rehearsal), Saturday 7 December Mini Showcase

2019 END OF YEAR SHOWCASE (Junior to Senior Students Only)

DANCE on Q’s 2019 End of Year Showcase will be held on Sunday 1 December at The Concourse – Concert Hall (409 Victoria Avenue, Chatswood). The End of Year Showcase is a fantastic opportunity for students to perform & show off all their hard work from throughout the year. There will be a compulsory Showcase Rehearsal at DANCE on Q studio on Sunday 17 November & a compulsory rehearsal at The Concourse – Concert Hall on Monday 25 November. All classes participate in the Showcase excluding ACRO, Exam Only Classes, Technique & Singing. It is the parents responsibility to make us aware if their child will not participate at the Showcase upon enrolment.

2019 END OF YEAR MINI SHOWCASE (Graduating Petite Performers, Pre-Junior & Singing Students)

DANCE on Q’s 2019 End of Year Mini Showcase will be held on Saturday 7 December at The Lyceum Theatre, Castle Hill RSL Club. Petite Performers who will be starting kindergarten in 2020 will receive a graduation medal on stage. Petite Performers will be required to wear the Petite Performers uniform and Pre-Junior/Singing students will receive costumes (please see costume deposit info below).

COSTUME DEPOSIT

A $20 costume deposit is to be paid in Term 2 and Term 3 for each class your child attends (excluding ACRO, Pointe, RAD exam only classes & Technique). At DANCE on Q we believe efficiency and organisation is the key to the smooth running of the studio therefore all initial costume orders are made in Term 2/Term 3 and costume deposits are non-refundable once the costume has been purchased by DANCE on Q. Costume balance payable in Term 4.

AGE DESCRIPTIONS

PRE_JUNIOR: 5-6 years old (K-Y1)                             INTERMEDIATE: 11-12 years old (Y6-Y7)

JUNIOR: 7-8 years old (Y2-Y3)                                     PRE-SENIOR: 13-14 years old (Y8-Y9)

PRE-INTERMEDIATE: 9-10 years old (Y4-Y5)             SENIOR: 15 Years old and up (Y10+)

Student’s ability and experience will be taken into consideration when placed in classes.

SCHOOL HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS

DANCE on Q offers school holiday workshops with industry professionals. All students, even those who are not enrolled at DANCE on Q are welcome to attend.

SAFTEY RULES

* Students must not enter class studio until a teacher is present

* No food to be consumed during class

* No food containing nuts to be brought into the studio

* Students must not leave premises unless accompanied by a parent or guardian

* Code of Conduct for students and parents are displayed at studio reception which are for the benefit of each enrolled student.

UNIFORM

DANCE on Q top with black shorts/leggings for all classes excluding JFH & Ballet. Black Jazz shoes (Jazz, Performance Group, Technique, Musical Theatre), black Tap shoes, barefoot for ACRO & Lyrical/Contemporary & any shoes for singing.

JFH/All Boys Hip Hop: DANCE on Q Tee with black shorts/comfortable pants and closed non-slip sneakers similar to converse or vans (any colour).

RAD Ballet Pre-Primary to Grade 2 Ballet & Ballet/Jazz: Candy Pink Bloch RAD Rosa Leotard, Bloch Elite Theatrical Pink stockings or Bloch Ballet socks, Bloch Pink Leather Ballet Shoes.

RAD Ballet Grade 3 to Grade 5: Navy Bloch Rosa Leotard (Child size) or Navy Bloch Rosanna Leotard (Adult size), Bloch Elite Theatrical Pink stockings or Bloch Ballet socks, Bloch Pink Leather Ballet Shoes.

RAD Ballet Intermediate Fdt to Advance Fdt: Black Leotard, Bloch Elite Theatrical Pink stockings, Bloch Pink Leather Ballet Shoes.

DANCE on Q Top                                 – $38 Child sizes 6-14             – $40 Adult sizes XS-XL

DANCE on Q Tee                                 – $20 Child sizes XS-XL            – $22 Adult sizes XS-XL

DANCE on Q Jacket                             – $85 Child sizes 6-14             – $90 Adult sizes XS-L

– $95 Adult sizes XL-2XL

DANCE on Q Bag                                – $48 (One size)

All DANCE on Q merchandise available to purchase at DANCE on Q reception.
ABSENCE

Please notify by phone, text or email if your child will be absent. It is also the parents responsibility to ensure students are punctual. Classes must be paid for, whether your child attends or not. If you go on holiday’s or students miss classes due to other personal circumstances, fees need to be paid in full to guarantee your child’s place in class. Students need to be supervised by their parents before and after class. Teacher supervision extends only to students in class.

FEES

An annual registration fee of $30 is to be paid on enrolment to cover admin costs. See above price list for discounts applicable to families with multiple children.       Fees are to be paid by the first class of term or any given due date to secure students place in class and must be made for the full term (eg: family holidays during school term will not be deducted).  Late fees apply to overdue invoices. No refunds will be given unless a class is cancelled. Note: $20 Showcase rehearsal fee will be added to Term 4 Fees.

We don’t normally give refunds except where required according to your statutory rights.


EXAM CLASSES

DANCE on Q follows the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) in Classical Ballet. Exam classes encourage correct technique & strength by following the syllabus and understanding the progressions through each grade. Students do not need to participate in exams to move up to the next grade.

PHOTOGRAPHY/VIDEO

Photos and videos taken by DANCE on Q may be used on the website and any other advertising materials. There will be no payment for their use.

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Please visit www.facebook.com/DANCEonQSydney

Dancing is a physical activity and there is a risk of injury involved. DANCE on Q will not be responsible in such case. This applies to all styles and classes offered at DANCE on Q. It is also understood that to provide dance tuition it is necessary for dance teachers to guide students’ movement, which may require physical contact.