FAQ


When is tuition due?

Tuition is due on the first Wednesday of every month. Semester tuition is due the first Wednesday in August and January. 


Is tuition refundable?

We are unable to refund any tuition payments. This includes monthly and semester.


What should my child wear?

EIM Dance sells tee shirts with the EIM logo and name on it. Although it is not mandatory that your child wear EIM dance clothes it is strongly recommended. This will help your child remember when they have dance class. All dancers should wear clothes that are conducive to dancing and hair should be pulled away from the face. Ballet / hip hop classes require pink ballet shoes. Jazz/Hip hop classes require black jazz shoes.


Can I stay and watch my child during class?

In the best interest of your child we kindly ask that you do not stay during class time. During the school year we will have special parent observation days in which you will be invited to come watch your child dance.

Is there a recital/costume fee?

Yes, there is a recital fee which will be determined closer to recital time. The recital/costume  fee covers the costs for costumes, lighting, sound, programs and many more recital necessities.


What happens if my child misses a dance class?

If your child misses a class due to illness or a family emergency they may make up the class at any of the school locations with prior approval. If your child can not find time to make up a class they will NOT be refunded for the missed class.


What if my child wants to discontinue dance class?

A written notice through mail or email is required no later than thirty days before the first class of the upcoming month. If the notice is not received thirty days before hand your account will be billed for the next month's tuition in full. NO EXCEPTIONS.


When is the recital?

The recital is normally within the first couple weekends on May. More information regarding the recital date will be sent through email ASAP.


Is the recital mandatory?

The recital is an optional event but we encourage every child to participate. The recital gives your child a wonderful opportunity for them to showcase their talents.


Will I get charged a fee if I pick up my child late from dance class?

Yes, your card on file will be charged a late fee of $1.00 per minute starting after a 5 minute grace period.


If my child attends the after school program at their school can they be dismissed to after school following dance class?

Yes, the dance teacher will make sure that your child arrives safely at after school care following dance class.


If school is closed is there still dance class?

EIM Dance follows the same calander as Dekalb County Schools. If school is closed for Holidays, weather or any other reason than there is NO dance class.


Is tuition pro-rated if there are less classes in a month?

No, tuition is based on the amount of classes per semester, not month.


If Schools are closed due to weather, will the dance class be made up?

No, we do not make up any missed classes due to Dekalb County School system being closed. NO exceptions.


How can I help my child practice their dance steps at home?

It is very important for your child to practice their skills and dances at home. You can encourage them by having them put on small shows for your family before or after dinner time or at family gatherings. On dance class days when your child arrives home ask them to show you a skill they practiced that day. If your child is not interested in practicing at home please feel free to email me for more suggestions.


If my child attends the after school program at their school can they be dismissed to that program following dance class?

Yes, your child's dance teacher will make sure that you child arrives safely at the after care program following dance class. Please make sure to tell EIM dance that your child attends the after care program at their school.


Still have questions? Please contact us anytime! We look forward to hearing from you.