SCHOOL YEAR (September - May)
All tuition payments are NONREFUNDABLE except for medical reason with doctor's written explanation or due to relocation. Families with more than one student will receive a 15% discount for students of lesser tuition. Only one discount per student (includes membership, family discount, class discount, any special discount or any scholarship). At the time of registration, the first installment payment is required. *Alumni students may take complimentary classes with a $100 Alumni Circle Membership. ***If for any reason you wish to cancel enrollment 30 days prior (August 5, 2018) to the beginning of the school year (September 5, 2018) a refund may be processed less one eighth of tuition.
School of Canton Ballet offers three different payment choices for the school year.
1. EIGHT AUTO-PAY INSTALLMENTS: Following the first nonrefundable installment payment at registration, the auto-pay installments begin the 15th of October and continue the 15th of each month through April. A $112 installment fee will be applied to your account and payment will be divided between all eight auto-pay installments. The first installment fee ($14) will be processed at the time of registration.
2. TWO AUTO-PAY INSTALLMENTS: Following the first installment payment (one half of tuition) at the time of registration, the second installment will be processed the 15th of January. A $54 installment fee will be applied to your account and payment will be divided between the two auto-pay installments. The first installment fee ($27) will be processed at the time of registration.
3. ANNUAL AUTO-PAY INSTALLMENT (includes fall and spring semesters only): Annual installment (full tuition) will be processed at the time of registration.
If payment is denied or returned for insufficient funds, a $25 fee may apply. Any student who wishes to not return for the spring semester must notify the office by the 7th of January. Otherwise, the Auto-Pay Installment will be processed the 15th of January for the spring semester and is nonrefundable.
Students from Creative Movement 2 and up may be selected to appear in The Nutcracker. Selection is based upon student's attendance and classroom behavior both during the current and previous semesters. Students who wish to appear will be required to attend the mandatory rehearsals. A participation fee $100 ($125 maximum per family) will be added to your account at the time of registration. Annual and Two Auto-Pay Installment accounts, payment will automatically be processed at the time of registration. Eight Auto-Pay Installment accounts will automatically be processed September 15th. Payments may be made using the Parent Login on the Canton Ballet website. If payment is denied or returned for insufficient funds, a $25 fee may apply.
STUDENT SHOWCASE PERFORMANCE
Every two years, students of the School Of Canton Ballet present a special performance for their family and friends at Canton Palace Theatre. This year's Showcase performance will be on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 1 pm. Every student beginning with Creative Movement 1 will begin working on a special dance during the Spring Semester. Parents are not asked to purchase costumes or pay for extra classes for their bi-annual performance however to help offset the cost of the theatre rental, each family will be responsible for a participation fee of $110 ($50 adult student). Each family will receive up to 5 complimentary tickets (2 complimentary tickets adult student). Participation fee will be applied to your account at the time of registration. Annual Auto-Pay Installment accounts, payment will automatically be processed through auto-pay at the time of registration. Two Auto-Pay Installment accounts, payment will automatically be processed through auto-pay January 15. Eight Auto-Pay Installment accounts, $27.50 payments will automatically be processed through auto-pay January 15 - April 15. Additional tickets may be purchased for $25 per ticket. Tickets will be available in the office April 17. If payment is denied or returned for insufficient funds, a $25 fee may apply.
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