Seasonal Agreement & Payment Processing
By signing below, I certify that monthly tuition will be collected automatically each month as per the program I selected. By signing this document, I agree that my child (or I) will participate in season training starting September 5th, 2023, finishing June 30th, 2024. Our season is 10 months long. Then the membership automatically extends to the summer season (July and August 2024). If I choose not to participate in the summer season, I will give written notice to email@example.com no later than May 31st, 2024. Subject of email: "Request to pause membership".
By signing this document, I authorize Black & Yellow Dance School to charge my card the sign up fee ($65 for Main Team, $40 for Aerial, $40 for Rings/Juggling. Only 1 fee is charged if enrolling into multiple classes). I also authorize Black & Yellow Dance School to charge my card for costume fees and competition registration fees WITH 7 DAYS NOTICE from Black & Yellow Dance School manager (you will receive a text message to the phone number you provided)
All memberships are nonrefundable. Participants in this program are responsible for their own attendance, no credit will be given for missed classes. Additionally, we do not allow accounts to be “held” or “frozen.” In case of injury incompatible with the classes, membership can be stopped before the end of season (June 30th). In case of moving away, one month’s notice is required in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org and membership can be stopped before the end of season. In case of inability to continue classes due to losing a source of income, membership can be stopped before the end of season.
Acknowledgment of Risk & Waiver of Liability
I understand and agree that in participating in any dance/circus class, workshop, rehearsal or performance, there is a possibility of physical injury. I agree to release and hold harmless Black & Yellow Dance School INC., including its teachers, dancers, staff members, and facilities from any cause of action, claims, or demands now and in the future. I will not hold Black & Yellow Dance School INC. liable for any personal injury or any personal property damage, which may occur on the premises before, during or after classes. If I am signing this waiver for my child, I certify that I am the parent or legal guardian and have the right to waive these rights.
Furthermore, I understand that I should be aware of my, and/or my child’s physical limitations and agree not to exceed them. I confirm that my child is in good health to participate in this program, and there are no pre-existing injuries, medical conditions, disabilities, or impairments that will prevent my child from participating.
Furthermore, I understand the risks of participating in dance classes and my rights as they pertain to COVID-19, and I understand that I and my child have the option not to participate in Black & Yellow dance classes. By participating in classes, I accept any and all responsibility for transmission of COVID-19 and will not hold Black & Yellow Dance School INC., including its teachers, dancers, staff members, and facilities, liable for transmission of COVID-19.
Photo & Video Release
Further, I authorize and agree that Black & Yellow Dance School INC. may take and use photographs/videos of me and/or my child for purposes of record keeping, advertising, and marketing.
Black & Yellow Dance School Policies
No Class Days
We observe national holidays.
2023-2024 No Class Days:
September 4 - Labor Day
November 23,24 - Thanksgiving
December 25 - January 1 - Christmas Break
January 15 - Martin Luther King Day (Full Day Camp option available)
February 19 - Presidents Day (Full Day Camp option available)
May 27 - Memorial Day
Days with no classes will also be announced in our WhatsApp group chat.
If we are forced to close due to inclement weather or extreme emergency, we will announce it in our WhatsApp group chat. Please understand that we cannot be responsible for acts of Mother Nature. Snow dates do not affect your monthly tuition.
Number of kids in the group is subject to change. We have a strict limit on the maximum amount of kids in each group. Coaches are subject to change.
Students are not allowed to have cell phones or toys in the classroom as it is disruptive to the class. All cell phones and toys must be left in the Waiting Room. The studio is not responsible for any lost or misplaced items.
Student Storage & Lost Items
Studio provides free storage space for active students. Only yoga mats, yoga blocks and shoes are allowed. All yoga mats must be rolled and signed. All yoga blocks must be signed. Students should do their best to keep the Storage Room organized. The studio is not responsible for any lost or misplaced items.
Our studio is a place where everyone should feel safe, accepted, and have a sense of belonging. Bullying/Harassment will never be tolerated here. Black & Yellow Dance and Circus School believes in creating a caring and supportive environment in which students are encouraged and challenged to develop their strengths, passions, and talents.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact email@example.com
Sport active wear. Yoga mat and yoga blocks for Contortion class. Hair – Must be pulled back off of the face in either a bun or ponytail. Clean indoor sneakers for Dance and Rings/Juggling classes. Red hair tie on right wrist and right ankle for beginner Contortion group.
NO jeans, beach shorts, jewelry, dresses, skirts, belts, loose clothing, outdoor shoes, items in pockets, clothing with other dance studio's logos.
Competitions (Dates, Locations)
Participation in competitions is highly recommended, but not mandatory. Learning group choreography is a part of our curriculum for Dance, Contortion and Rings/Juggling groups. All kids will be learning group choreography. All kids will be performing on stage except those who opt out from the competitions.
For Dance, Contortion and Rings/Juggling we're going to competitions hosted outside our school. Here are the dates and locations:
Beyond The Stars
Millstone Twp Performing Arts
5 Dawson Ct, Millstone, NJ 08535
The Royal Dance Competition
198 Central Avenue
White Plains, NY 10606
May 31 - June 2
Beyond The Stars
Ukrainian Cultural Center
135 Davidson Avenue, Somerset NJ 08873
Aerial Silks and Aerial Lyra competitions are hosted by us at Black & Yellow Dance and Circus School. Here are the dates:
December 9, Saturday
March 23, Saturday
June 15, Saturday
Black & Yellow Dance and Circus School
10 East Moonachie Rd, Hackensack, NJ
Competitions (Payment, Costumes)
Registration fee and costume fee will be charged to the card you have on file. For Dance, Contortion and Rings/Juggling competition, we collect the payment 75 days prior to the date of competition. Registration in advance is required to book the spots and to ensure that we will get costumes for all the kids in time.
For Aerial Silks/Lyra competition, we collect the payment 45 days prior to the date of competition.
Dance, Contortion and Rings/Juggling competition fees:
$105 Costume fee (only once a year)
$70 Registration fee (goes to the company hosting the competition)
Aerial Silks/Lyra competition fees:
$95 Registration fee (covers organization, professional photographer, invited judges, awards and presents for participants)
No costume fee - you create/buy costume yourself.
Our main method of communication with parents and adult students is WhatsApp. Once you enroll, we will add you to the group chat according to the type of class you enrolled. We use group chats to announce special events, parties, unforseen closures due to snow days, to send videos of the kids from classes, etc.
Here are the best ways to contact us:
Danila 609-224-5009 (Manager)
Liza 956-375-0279 (Owner)