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Studio Rules

  • Parents/Guardians must Sign In and Sign Out their children under the age of 13 at each lesson
  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc is not responsible or liable for minors being left before or after their scheduled class times
  • All students must fill out all pages of this application prior to their first class.  There will be a $15 processing fee per application.
  • All students must also fill out a “Parent/Student Agreement Form.”
  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc does not enroll children under the age of 5.
  • Students that are unable to perform at the Annual Recital may not enroll for NDM’s Winter Quarter
  • No loitering in the lobby, hallways, and dance rooms. No running, jumping, or unruly behavior will be tolerated.
  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc is not responsible for damaged, lost, or stolen articles.
  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc has the right to refuse services to anyone.
  • Parents/Guardians/Friends/Family may wait in the lobby, but may not interfere with the class. They may only watch the last 10 minutes of each class unless directed by instructor.
  • Attire: NDM shirt ($10 purchase from NDM) and leggings or gym pants/shorts. No jeans.
  • Students must purchase a new NDM shirt once they outgrow the shirt, the shirt is lost or damaged, or the student changes classes.
  • All students with long hair MUST have it pulled and tied back.
  • Eating or chewing gum during class is strictly prohibited
  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc has the right to refuse services to anyone.
  • We encourage our students to practice and the parents to be involved in our program.
  • Most importantly…Have fun…Its Dancing!!!

Tuition

  • NDM’s full year consists of a total of 3 quarters: Fall (Sept-mid Dec), Winter (Jan-mid April) and Spring (mid April-June).
  • Tuition for Mr. Nakul’s classes will be collected per semester. (Sept-Dec semester 1 and Jan-June semester 2). Tuition must be paid within the first week of each semester.
  • Tuition for all other instructors will be collected per quarter. Tuition must be paid within the first week of each quarter. NDM does not accept month to month payment.
  • A late fee of $20 will be applied per week after the tuition due date 
  • Return check fee of $20 will be applied for any bounced check
  • Tuition Discounts apply for 3 or more enrolled students within the same household.
  • No refunds, pro-rating, credits or makeup classes given for missed classes by the student.
  • It is the policy of NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc that all tuition and other fees paid shall not be refunded at any time, regardless of the time of cancellation by the student or student’s parents or guardians or whether the relevant program has commenced. In the event that the relevant program has been cancelled by NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc, NDM will make best efforts to move the student into a substantially similar program; in the event that no such substantially similar program exists, NDM will issue a refund for the remaining classes.
  • NDM instructors reserve the right to move any student to a different class if they are not keeping up with the standard of the class and values of our program. As a result, if the student decides to leave the program, NDM will issue a refund for the remaining classes. The student will not be reimbursed for the classes already attended or any other required expenditures (i.e. costume, show tickets, etc) during the school year.
  • NDM instructors reserve the right to remove any student out of the program (if another class is not available) if they are not keeping up with the standard of the class and values of our program. NDM will issue a refund for the remaining classes. The student will not be reimbursed for the classes already attended or any other required expenditures (i.e. costume, show tickets, etc) during the school year.
  • If a student decides to discontinue the program mid quarter, they are not entitled to a reimbursement of tuition of classes they have already attended. In addition, they are also forfeiting the tuition paid for the remaining classes in the quarter.
  • Costume payments are non-refundable/transferable. If a student decides to discontinue the program mid quarter, they are not entitled to a reimbursement of the costume payment.

Holidays

  • NDM Bollywood Dance Studios Inc. recognize the following designated holidays, no classes will be taught the weeks of: New Year’s Eve, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Halloween Day, Spring Break (tbd), Thanksgiving, Winter Break, Ek Do Teen day only and Annual  Recital day only.

Taking a break from NDM

  • If a student does not continue in their class for a quarter or year, NDM will fill up the open spot with our waiting list which may result in the student losing their spot in that class.
  • Each quarter we enrich our students with technique, skill level and other components in Bollywood dancing. Taking a break from any quarter causes students to fall behind and not be up to par with the students in their class. Therefore, even if a spot is available in their original class, a student may be placed in a different group upon their return after a break.

Intermediate/Advance and Advance Classes

  • NDM requires that all students enrolled in an “intermediate/advance and advance” groups to make a yearlong commitment to NDM. Students in “intermediate/advance and advance” groups are to be enrolled in NDM from September-June. NO Exceptions. If any student in an “intermediate/advance and advance” group takes a break for a quarter they will be placed in a different group upon their return after a break.
  • Students in “intermediate/advance and advance” groups may not be enrolled in another Bollywood Dance School. Students ARE allowed to enroll in non-Bollywood dance schools.
  • The following classes are recognized as “Intermediate/Advance and Advance” groups: Orange/Green, Turq/Teal, Silver, White, Maroon, Purple, Lavender, Magenta, Lilac, Blue, Aqua, Bronze, Ruby, Grey, Copper, Yellow
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