SBA Policies & Tuition2018-12-17T22:24:24+00:00

POLICIES & TUITION

Effective July 9, 2018

Registration Fee: $30 per family

2018 July & August Tuition for Registered Academy Students click here

2018-2019 Year Tuition for Registered Academy Students click here

Studios Will Be Closed:

July 1-8 2018 Summer Vacation
September 3 2018 Labor Day
November 22-25 2018 Thanksgiving
December 24 – January 1 2018 – 2019 Winter Break
April 19-21 2019 Easter Holiday
May 27 2019 Memorial Day
June 30 – July 7 2019 Summer Break

Year-Round Session Policies:

July/August 2018: Minimum 4 weeks commitment

Year-Round Commitment: 40-week contract (September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019) or from sign-up date to June 30, 2019

Monthly Tuition: 10 monthly tuition installments (September through June). Tuition is based on 40 weeks. Monthly installments must be paid in full regardless of the number of weeks taken or holidays in any month.

Tuition Due: Tuition is due on the first day of each month. Tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Registration Fee:  The annual registration fee is $30 per family.   The registration fee is non-refundable.

Sibling Discount:  A 10% discount will be applied to the lesser tuition amount for second sibling.

Methods of Payment: Tuition payments can be made via cash, check or credit card (Visa or MasterCard) either at the front desk or through our online Parent Portal.

Late Fee: A $20 late fee will be applied to accounts that have not been paid by the 10th of the month.

Credit Card on File: Parents are required to provide a credit card form to be kept on file at the front desk.  Even if paying by check or cash. In the event that a payment is not received by the 10th of the month, the credit card on file will be charged for the outstanding tuition and a $20 late fee.

Returned Checks: A $25 charge will be added to your account for a returned check.

Adding Classes: Parents can request additional classes to their current schedule through the Parent Portal.

Dropping Classes:  We strongly discourage dropping classes. It may affect the student promotion in the next level if not enrolled in the required number of classes.

Transfer to a Different Class:  By logging into your Parent Portal account and requesting a transfer ONLY or by calling 714-962-5440. The transfer will be approved or denied based on space availability.

Make-ups: Absence must be reported to request a makeup.  In the event your child is going to be absent, you must call the day of the absence and request a makeup class. Email southland@festivalballet.org or call 714-962-5440 to report your absence and request your make-up in the same month of paid tuition or it is forfeited. Your makeup will be approved or denied based on space availability.

Withdrawal from the Academy: If the need to withdraw arises due to prolonged injury or any such unforeseen circumstance, submit a request for withdrawal by emailing southland@festivalballet.org and specify the reason for the withdrawal.  Withdrawal will be effective 30-days from your request.  Full tuition will be charged for those 30-days. No refunds will be granted.