• 812-556-0606
  • 3540 Newton St. • Jasper, IN

2020-21 Class Schedule & Rates

2020-21 Class Schedule and Rates

Classes start August 10, 2020 and finish after recitals June 19th & 20th 2021

30 minute class Ages 5 and up
Small Group & Private Lessons available by appointment. Contact DCA for more information or to schedule lessons.

45 minute class Ages 3-4
Basic Ballet, Tap and Jazz Technique, Rhythm, and Creative Movement to encourage creativity building balance, coordination, flexibility and strength.

Requirements: Girls-black leotard, pink tights and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” Brand or Walmart shoes allowed)

Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” Brand or Walmart shoes allowed)

Class Availability:

Mondays 5:15-6:00pm

Tuesdays 5:45-6:30pm

Wednesday 5:15-6:00pm

Thursday 6:00-6:45pm

1 hour class Age 5-6 or 1 year Preschool Dance
Basic Ballet, Tap and Jazz Technique, Rhythm, and Creative Movement to encourage creativity building balance, coordination, flexibility and strength.

Requirements: Girls-black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes.(No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)

Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes

Class Availability:

Mondays 5:45-6:45pm

Tuesdays 4:45-5:45pm

Wednesdays 6:00-7:00pm

Thursdays 6:30-7:30pm

1 hour class Age 7 & up or 1 year of Intro to Dance
 
Level 1 Ballet, Tap and Jazz Technique. Also adding basic Acro skills: Handstands, backbends, and cartwheels.
 
Requirements:
Girls-black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)
 
Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)
 
Class Availability:
 
 
Mondays 6:30-7:30pm
 
 
Tuesdays 3:45-4:45pm
 
 
Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm
 
 
Thursdays 5:30-6:30pm
1 hour class Age 9 & up or By Recommendation
Level 2 Ballet, Tap and Jazz/ Hip Hop Technique. Also adding basic Acro skills: Handstands, backbends, and cartwheels
 
Requirements:
 
Girls: black leotard, pink tights, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes(No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)
 
Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes(No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)
 
Class Availability:
 
Mondays 4:45-5:45pm
 
Wednesdays 7:00-8:00pm
 
 


Dance Combo 3

1 hour class By Recommendation

Level 3 Ballet, Tap and Jazz/ Hip Hop Technique. Also adding basic Acro skills: Handstands, backbends, and cartwheels

Requirements:

Girls: black leotard, pink and tan tights, black dance shorts, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)

Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)

Class Availability:

Thursdays 7:30-8:30pm


Dance Combo 4

1 hour class By Recommendation

Level 4 Ballet, Tap and Jazz/ Hip Hop Technique. Also adding basic Acro skills: Handstands, backbends, and cartwheels.

Requirements:

Girls: black leotard, pink and tan tights, black dance shorts, pink ballet shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)

Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes (No “Dance Class” or Walmart Brand shoes allowed)

Class Availability:

Thursdays 7:30-8:30pm


Jazz/ Hip Hop Level 1

45 minute class ages 7 & up or by Recommendation

Level 1 Jazz and Hip Hop technique.

Requirements: Girls: black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Tuesdays 6:45-7:30pm

45 minute class Ages 9 & up or by Recommendation
Level 2 Jazz and Hip Hop technique. Requirements: Girls: black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Tuesdays 6:45-7:30pm

Wednesdays 5:45-6:30pm

45 minute class Ages 11 & up or by Recommendation
Level 3 Jazz and Hip Hop technique.

Requirements: Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes.Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Wednesdays 5:45-6:30pm

Tuesdays 7:30-8:15pm

45 minute- 1 hour classes By Recommendation
Jazz and Hip Hop technique.

Requirements: Girls: black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes
Class Availability:

Jazz 3/4- Tuesdays 7:30-8:15pm

Jazz 5/6- Mondays 7:30-8:15pm

Jazz Technique 6/7 – Tuesdays 3:30-4:30pm

Jazz Technique 7- Mondays 6:45-7:30pm

45 minute class Age 9 & up- Must take additional class
Jazz/Hip Hop, Ballet and Contemporary jumps, leaps and turn techniques & tricks.Requirements: Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes.Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Mondays 3:45-4:30pm

45 minute class Age 8 & up- Must take additional class
Jazz and basic acrobatic technique emphasizing Flexibility and Strength.Requirements: Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz shoes.Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Currently not active due to Covid-19 restrictions

45 minute class By Recommendation
Tap technique and choreography using coordination, rhythm, balance, and performance to learn various styles of tap.Requirements: Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black tap shoes.Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black tap shoes

Class Availability:

Level 4/5 Mondays 6:45-7:30pm

Level 6 Mondays 6-6:45pm

45 minute class Age 7 & up or 1 Year Combo 1
Clogging technique and choreography using coordination, rhythm, and performance.

Requirements: Girls: black leo or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz tap shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz tap shoes

Class Availability:

Beginning Clogging- Tuesdays 6:00-6:45pm

Beg/ Int Clogging- Thursdays 7:00-7:45pm

45 minute class By Recommendation
Clogging technique and choreography using coordination, rhythm, and performance.

Requirements: Girls: black leo or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz tap shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz tap shoes

Class Availability:

Beg/ Intermediate Clogging- Thursdays 7:00-7:45pm

Intermediate Clogging- Wednesdays 4:30-5:15pm

Advanced Clogging- Thursdays 6:45-7:30pm

45 minute class Age 8 & up or 1 year Combo 1
Ballet/ Contemporary technique blending the sustained controlled movement of ballet with freedom, power, and dynamics of jazz and modern dance, expressing emotion through movement.
Requirements:

Girls: black leotard, tan tights and tan Jazz Shoes, Ballet Shoes or lyrical sandals or paws

Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm

1 hour class By Recommendation
Ballet/ Contemporary technique blending the sustained controlled movement of ballet with freedom, power, and dynamics of jazz and modern dance, expressing emotion through movement.

Requirements:

Girls: black leotard, tan tights and tan Jazz Shoes, Ballet Shoes or lyrical sandals or paws as required by instructor

Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Level 4/5 Wednesdays 6:45-7:45pm

Level 6/7 Mondays 7:30-8:30pm

Level 6/7 Wednesdays 5:45-6:45pm

45 minute to 1 hour class Ages 7 & up – or by recommendation
Ballet technique, terminology and correct alignment while developing strength, confidence, balance, and flexibility. Class structure includes barre work and adagios and allegros in the center. Pointe classes are for yet further challenges, developing skills while focusing on safety. Requirements: Girls: black leotard, pink tights, ballet skirt, and pink ballet shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes
Class Availability:

Mondays 7:30-8:30pm

Thursdays 4:45-5:30pm

1 hour class By Recommendation
Ballet technique, terminology and correct alignment while developing strength, confidence, balance, and flexibility. Class structure includes barre work and adagios and allegros in the center. Pointe classes are for yet further challenges, developing skills while focusing on safety. Requirements: Girls: black leo, pink tights, ballet skirt, pink ballet shoes, toe pads and shoes Boys: black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Level 1 Tuesdays 5:15-6:30pm

Level 2 Thursdays 3:30-4:45pm

1 hour class Age 8 & up or By Recommendation
Acting and Theatre techniques used in film and stage using improvisation, theatre games, scene work,movement. Also how to express emotion & portray a character through movement/ expression.Requirements: Comfortable Athletic clothes, three ring binder, folder and pencil

Class Availability:

Wednesdays 3:30-4:30pm

30 minute class age 8 and up
Pom Dance focuses on rhythm, syncopation, Arm movements and stage presence. Derived from a combination of Cheer and Dance, this style of dance is a fun way to get moving! Must take additional Jazz, Lyrical or Ballet Class. 

Requirements: Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, tan jazz shoes.

Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz shoes

Class Availability:

Mondays 5:45-6:30pm

Thursdays 5:15-6:00pm

45 minute class age 9 and up or by recommendation
Hip Hop focuses on rhythm, syncopation and stage presence. Derived from a combination of jazz funk and street jazz, this style of dance is a fun way to get moving!

Requirements:

Girls-black leotard or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, Clean Tennis shoes.

Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, Clean Tennis Shoes

Class Availability:

Beg./ Int. Hip Hop- Thursdays 4:30-5:15pm

Intermediate Hip Hop- Thursdays 7:45-8:30pm

Int/ Adv. Hip Hop Tuesdays 4:30-5:15pm

Adv. Hip Hop Wednesdays 3:45-4:45pm

Age 5 & up
First week starts with Audition Workshop. Students then learn all components ofputting on the show including Acting, Dance, Voice, Set Construction, Costume Design, and Stage Make Up. Special Tuition RatesRequirements: Comfortable Athletic clothes, three ring binder, folder and pencil. Runs Saturdays Sept- November and includes one dress rehearsal weekend and one performance weekend

DCA Children’s Theatre Project

Currently Unavailable due to Covid-19 Restrictions

1 hour class Age 7 and up with 2 yrs of dance or By Recommendation
Performance and Competition Team. Commitment to scheduled class with some Friday & Saturday Rehearsals as scheduled and 3 weekend Regional competitions as scheduled. Special Fees must be paid for competitions, costumes, make up, and extra rehearsals/ performances.

Requirements: Girls-black leo, Tan tights, Black Jazz Shorts, pink ballet shoes, Black Taps Shoes, and any other shoe as requested by instructor. Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes.
Class Availabilty: Thursdays 4:45-6:00pm

1 hour 45 minute classes By Recommendation
Performance and Competition Team. Commitment to scheduled class with some Friday & SaturdayRehearsals as scheduled and 3 weekend Regional competitions as scheduled. Special Fees must be paid for competitions, costumes and rehearsals.

Requirements: Girls-black leo, Tan tights, Black Jazz Shorts, pink ballet shoes, Black Taps Shoes, and any other shoe as requested by intructor. Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes.
Class Availabilty:

Tuesdays 6:30-8:30pm

TBA By Recommendation Performance and Competition Team. Commitment to Friday & Saturday Rehearsals as scheduled and 3 weekend Regional competitions as scheduled. Must take 2 additional dance classes. Special Fees Availability: Friday/ Saturday Rehearsals & Performance Weekends

Requirements: Girls-black leo, Tan tights, Black Jazz Shorts, pink ballet shoes, Black Taps Shoes, and any other shoe as requested by intructor. Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes.
Class Availabilty:

Wednesdays 4:45-5:45pm Times may vary or extend as needed

Fridays & Saturdays as scheduled

45 minutes- 1 hour as scheduled By Recommendation

Performance and Competition Team. Commitment to Friday & Saturday Rehearsals as scheduled and 3 weekend Regional competitions as scheduled. Must take additional dance class. Special Fees Availability: Friday/ Saturday Rehearsals & Performance Weekends

Requirements:

Girls-black leo or camisole, tan tights, black dance shorts, black jazz tap shoes with attached clogging taps. Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt, black jazz tap shoes with attached clogging taps

Class Availability:

Junior Team- Mondays 4:30-5:15pm

Senior Team Thursdays 7:30-8:15pm and added Fridays as needed

45 minute classes By Recommendation & Audition
Performance and Competition Team. Commitment to scheduled class with some Friday & Saturday Rehearsals as scheduled and 3 weekend Regional competitions as scheduled. Special Fees must be paid for competitions, costumes and rehearsals.

Requirements: Girls-black leo, Tan tights, Black Jazz Shorts, and any other shoe as requested by intructor. Boys- black pants/ shorts, white t-shirt and black jazz shoes.

Class Availability:
Thursdays 8:15-9:00pm

45 minute class age 8 and up
Hip Hop and Tap focusing on rhythm, syncopation and stage presence. Hip Hop is Derived from a combination of jazz funk and street jazz, this style of dance is a fun way to get moving!

Class availablity:

Email or Call for information

Monthly Tuition Rates (based on Weekly Class time)

45 minutes – $45

1 hour – $50

1 ½ hours – $70

2 hours – $80

2 ½ hours – $90

3 hours – $100

Each Additional 15 Minutes- Add $5

YEARLY REGISTRATION FEE –
Student Registration of $5 per student is due each August or during any Registration of a new student.

MONTHLY TUITION POLICY –
Tuition is due the first week of each month. Monthly fee is based on the total number of classes per year. Tuition is the same amount each month regardless if it a 3, 4 or 5 week month. Money is not refunded for missed lessons for any reason. Make-up classes are available for missed classes. Private lessons may be made up if DCA and Instructor are notified in advance of absence. Account statements may not be sent unless your account is overdue. A $3 Late fee will be assessed for payments made after the 10th of the month. There is a $25.00 charge on all returned checks. If your account falls behind, you will be asked to pay your balance or your child’s enrollment may be canceled. All balances must be paid for dancer to receive costumes or participate in performances.

PAYMENT PROCEDURE POLICY –
Payments may be brought to class, paid by Credit or debit card online or in the studio, or mailed to Dance Central Academy, 3540 Newton Street, Jasper, IN 47546. We accept cash, checks, and credit cards. Some Credit Card Payment may incur a credit card processing fee which will be noted on tuition statement, itemized transaction, or on payment forms. All checks should be made payable to Dance Central Academy (DCA). Please also note your child’s name in the memo. Online payments are available through the DCA website at www.DanceCentralAcademy.com

Covid 19- Updates:

Currently as of July 20th, 2020, Everyone needs a mask to enter DCA. We do understand if younger students are unable or unwilling to wear a mask. Masks must be in place in all lobbies, restrooms and waiting areas. During classes, students may remove masks as needed with teacher verification.

We will be live streaming all classes on our Band App in the individual DCA Classes by September 1st. More info will be emailed to DCA parents.

DCA Covid-19 Protocols
• Dancers can only arrive 5 minutes before class time and must be dropped off at the side door. A teacher or staff member will be there to greet your child.
• Dancers must be picked up immediately at the end of class time from the front door.
• Instructors will have no unnecessary physical contact with students (shaking hands, hugs, high fives etc.)
• DCA will be closed to most parents and observers. New Students or Dancers age 6 and under may have one parent or guardian come in the building during classes. No Siblings or extra adults will be allowed. Adults will need to wear masks.
• Parents may enter to buy shoes or make a payment as needed. Please do not bring in siblings. We would recommend and prefer these adults to wear masks if possible.
• The dressing room will be closed for students & instructors.
• Classes will be let out a few minutes early as needed to allow students time to leave and give us time to sanitize before the next group enters.
• We are planning to live stream all classes on band. This will be offered as an option to those not comfortable returning to the studio at this time. Parents can also watch dancers participating in classes by following on Band.
• Students must maintain 6 ft. distance from non-household members or wear face masks.
• The water fountain will be closed. Water bottles can be brought with name clearly on the bottle.
• No Food will be allowed in the studio until further notice.
• Students must wash hands with soap and water or hand sanitizer before and after class.
• Instructors will adjust teaching methods to make sure that students maintain 6 ft. distance as much as possible during group classes.
• Class times will be shortened by 5 minutes so classes do not overlap, allowing for time for students to properly prepare to exit the studio, and for the studio to be properly sanitized between sessions.
Parent/ Student Responsibilities
• Parents are to check temperatures before class to ensure that students do not have a fever.
• Students must stay home if they have a cough, fever or if a member of their household has been sick or is showing signs of sickness. Students should not return to class until symptom free for 72 hours without taking medications.
• Students or Students of Families Exposed to Covid-19 are asked to stay away from the studio for at least 10 days, 14 days from onset of symptoms or positive Covid-19 test. Students should also still not return to class until symptom free for 72 hours without taking medications.
• Students must be able to follow distancing directions or be able to wear a face mask during class.
• Students must wash hands when entering or leaving the studio with soap and water or hand sanitizer.
• Parents will not be able to stay in the lobby during this time.
• The water fountain will be closed. Water bottles can be brought with name clearly on the bottle.
• Students will need to avoid unnecessary contact such as hugs, handshakes, high-fives etc. with non-household members.
• Dancers can only arrive 5 minutes before class time and must be dropped off at the side door. A teacher or staff member will be there to greet your child.
• Dancers must be picked up immediately at the end of class time from the front door.
As we move forward over the next few months, please continue to talk to me about your family’s needs as well. If you are interested in online classes instead of coming in to the studio, please let me know by email, phone, or text. If any of you have questions of need to talk, please feel free to contact me.
Thank you,
Carolyn Randolph
812-630-4418
Carolyn@dancecentralacademy.com

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