October 2021 Newsletter

We're Falling For Dance All Over Again!

COMMUNICATION

Here are the many ways you can connect with us! Follow our social media pages to see what contests and challenges we have going on. For the quickest response please contact the studio via email. Please refrain from texting teachers unless there is an emergency.


Please take a moment to make sure all info in your parent portals are correct (i.e. phone, emails, full address and contacts). Also, go to manage students on your parent portal, click on your child’s name, and edit medical and emergency information. Please put N/A if it does not pertain to your child. Make sure to hit save when complete!


Studio Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/project31dancestudio

Private Studio Members Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/project31studiomembers

Studio Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/project31dancestudio

Studio Website: www.project31dancestudio.org

Parent Portal: www.project31dancestudio.org/register

MONTHLY TUITION

Tuition is posted on the 20th of the month prior and is due the first Monday of each month. A $15.00 late fee will be assessed to any tuition payments received after the 7 day grace period Autopay will run on the 1st Monday of the month for tuition.

RECITAL & COMPETITION COSTUME PAYMENTS:

For dancers with more than one recital costume, costume payments will be broken into two installments. The first costume installment is due October 18th and the second is due November 18th. Families enrolled in autopay can expect to be charged for their installments on those dates. each dancer's accessories and recital tights are included in this fee.

PRIVATE LESSON CANCELLATION POLICY

Due to the high demand for private lessons, lessons cancelled with less than 48 hours notice will be subject to a 50% cancellation fee.


ILLNESS POLICY

For illnesses please follow the same policy as schools. Thank you to everyone who is already practicing this policy a when they are not feeling well! Please report absences through the parent portal or by emailing director@project31dancestudio.org

NO CLASSES MONDAY 10/11

There will be no classes Monday, 10/11 in observance of Indigenous People's Day. Enjoy Your Long Weekend!

10/25-10/30: HALLOWEEN SPIRIT WEEK

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COMPETION TEAM NEWS:

Competition Dates:

Each competition releases their detailed schedule 7-10 days prior to the event.

Dance Team families should reserve the entire weekend for competition.

  1. 3/25-3/27: Elite Performance Challenge, Methuen
  2. 4/29-5/1: Dancin’ in the Streets, Chelmsford
  3. 5/13-5/15: Elite Dance Challenge, Sturbridge


Competition Entry Fees:

  • Competition Fees will be broken into four installments due the 15th of December, January, February, March.
  • The first installment will be posted to the parent portal on December 1st. Competition fees must be paid on time.


Mandatory Saturday Rehearsals In January:

  • All team dancers will have mandatory rehearsals January 8th & January 22nd.
  • Detailed schedules will be released with the November Newsletter.


Ballet Attendance:

  • Ballet attendance is vital to each dancer's success and development
  • .Dancers who miss more than two ballet classes per semester may jeopardize their participation on the competition team.


Team Fundraising:

  • I’m in search of a few parents interested in organizing and promoting competition team fundraising. Funds raised would go directly to participating team members to off-set the cost of competition entry fees. Please email director@project31dancestudio.org if interested!


Prop Parents Needed!

  • Looking for parents with carpentry skills to volunteer to assist in prop production for our Junior, Teen, & Senior Teams! Please email director@project31dancestudio.org if interested!


Team Warm Ups & Swag

  • Orders will be taken beginning 10/15 for Holiday Delivery
  • Please look out for a separate email with styles and ordering information




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September Fun!