Tuesday, October 21, 2014

5th & 6th Grade Classes Thursday

We will be holding classes Thursday for 5th & 6th grade.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Pee Wee Cheer

No Pee Wee Cheer - Today Monday October 20

Friday, October 17, 2014

Thriller - Fees- Halloween

Dance students 5th grade and older are going to Thriller in Salt Lake at the Kingsbury Hall, Thursday October 23.  Make sure she has a ride to the performance before you purchase her ticket.  Krisanne and Debbie are sitting in  Balcony - Row FF.  If you want to get a ticket close by us then you need to order her ticket soon. The night of Thriller we will all be meeting at the studio by 4:00 pm. We will follow each other and we will stop in Layton to get something to eat.

In September should be paid a $30 gym rental.  it was due in Sept.  If your child still owes it then your child owes it then your child owes $40. - a $10 late fee.

Every student owes a $65 costume deposit by Oct 25.  If paid after the 25th she will owe $75- a $10 late fee.

Halloween parties will be the last week before Halloween.

The parties will be in the Preschool, Kind, 1st, 2nd,3rd & 4th grade dance class only.
5th grade and older are going to Thriller.
2nd grade through 4th grade will meet at the studio at the first of her class time.  We will dance first then walk to Pizza Plus.  We will walk back to the Studio.  If your child wants to eat at Pizza Plus then she will need to bring $3.  It pays for a slice of pizza, bread stick and drink.  We will play games and we have a treat for everyone.  If your child wants to bring a treat for everyone- she can.  Make sure your child brings a big to put her candy in.  They can dress up.  We will take pictures.

Preschool, Kind, and 1st grade will have their Halloween Party at our Studio during her dance class- only.  She can dress up.  We will take pictures the first of class.  We will dance then party.  Every student needs to bring a bag to put her candy in.  You can send a treat with your child to share with everyone if you want.- In her class.


Tuesday, October 7, 2014


5th grade and older are going to Thriller Oct 23rd in Salt Lake at the Theater Kingsbury Hall.

We will beet at the studio at 4 pm to carpool.  Please let us know if any of you would be willing to drive some girls down.  We will be going somewhere to eat dinner before the show.  To buy your child's ticket you will need to go online.  Make sure when she buys her tickets to do so with friends so that they will be sitting together.  When buying her ticket make sure to mention Britney Nelson cast E, in order to get a 20% discount.  She is a Va-Dels dancer who is dancing in Thriller.  Only purchase your child's ticket when you know she has a ride to and from the show.  If you have any questions call one of us.

Thriller Tickets purchase HERE

Monday, October 6, 2014

Gym Rental - Costume Deposit - Schedule for October

If you have not paid your child’s $30.00 gym rental fee, you need to pay by next Monday Oct 13th to avoid a $10.00 late fee.  It was due in Sept.

Your child owes a $65.00 costume deposit.  It is due by Oct 25th.  It is non-refundable.  If paid after the 25th there will be a $10.00 late fee.  We use these costumes for two years.  We have to pay a deposit to reserve a spot with the costume company.

We have extra parade tops for sale. They are child size 6.  If you are interested in buying one for your child , let us know.

If your child has not handed in her paper that we gave her the first dance lesson then you need to get it to us now.  Please fill it out with her information and make sure it is signed.
Click Here to go to form.

UEA is Oct 16,17,and 20th.  There is no school.  We will be teaching on Monday Oct. 13th, Tuesday Oct. 14th and Wednesday Oct. 15th.

We will not be teaching any classes on Thursday Oct. 16th.

Monday October 20th we will be teaching classes
5:00 - 6:00pm                    9th grade and older
5:30 - 6:30pm                   7th and 8th grade
6:30 - 7:15pm                    Jr. company

We will post Thriller info tomorrow for 6th grade and older

Keep Watching the blog, we will be posting what we are going to be doing for Halloween parties.  They will be the last week in October.  

Friday, September 12, 2014

Release Form - Gym Rental Fee - Class Fee

Every dancer must have her dance form filled out signed and handed into us before the end of September.  Click HERE to go to the form.

We are no longer using the online pay system due to pay pal merchant fees.

The month of Sept your child will owe a $30 registration fee/gym rental.  It is due by the last week of September.  We usually collect gym rental in May but we have decided to collect it in Sept.  We are trying to spread out what you will owe during the year instead of everything due in the spring.

If you want your child to do unlimited classes prices are as follows.

$50 - Unlimited Kind-1st grade
$55 - Unlimited 2nd grade - 6th grade
$60 - Unlimited 7th grade and older

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Mandatory Meeting - Fall Schedule -

**We are having a mandatory meeting next week for every mom who has a child taking classes in our program this year.  We will be going over our agenda for the year.  We will also be talking about our specialty teams.  Monday Sept 8th at 7:30 will be for moms with girls 5th grade & older.  Wednesday Sept 10th  at 7:15 will be for moms with girls 4th grade & younger.

** We will not be handing out notes this year.  Our notes will be on our blog.  it will be your responsibility to check the blog each week for changes.  When we get everyone’s emails addresses we will also send the notes to your email.
                                                                                                                                                Sept. 3, 2014
Dear Parent,
                        We have a blog - Va-Dels dance.blogspot.com- all notes will be posted each week.
                        Welcome to Va-Dels!  We are excited to begin a new year and have your family be a part of it.  We strive to attain a highly supervised and disciplined program with the objective to teach and coach skills necessary to obtain the highest quality of learning.  Starting next week all dancers and parents will need to enter through the back door, we need ever car to drop your child off by our back door - drive through the alley and turn right onto Main Street.  For the safety of the dancers we ask that everyone follow these directions also, we need you to pick up your child in the back.
                        New monthly prices for dance classes - Preschool - $35.00  includes gymnastics
                        Kind & 1st grade $40.00 and includes 1 extra class
                        2nd, 3rd & 4th grade $45.00 and includes 1 extra class
                        5th grade $45.00 includes Jazz, Lyrical & Hip Hop
                        6th & Older $50.00 includes Jazz, Lyrical & Hip Hop
                        Your child can take additional classes for $5.00 per month.
                        The more classes she takes the better dancer she will become.
                        Please be prompt in dropping off and picking up your children.  We will not be responsible for students left unattended before and after class.  If a problem arises a $5.00 fee may be added to your account for time spent by instructors waiting for students to be picked up.  It is important that your child be on time so they can participate in all warm-ups.  Attendance is an important element in all classes.  Consistency is a valuable tool in learning and being in all classes regularly is essential to learning and growth.
                        Monthly tuition stays the same on longer and shorter months.  If you decide to change or withdraw from a class you will continue to be charged for all classes until arrangements are made with payment.
                        Tuition is due by the 10th of each month and unless other arrangements have been made a $10.00 late fee will be charged  after the 15th of each month.
                        We reserve the right to refuse service after a 45 day delinquent account.
                        We believe that our instructors are of the very best quality and we strive to have the best program while keeping classes affordable.
                        There will be a $20.00 fee on all returned checks.
*  If your child brings a cell phone to class it has to be turned off.
* Dress Code - Students should come to class in appropriate dance, cheer or gymnastics clothes.  Dance shoes are required for all dance classes, as well as cheer shoes for all cheer classes. Your child must bring her dance shoes and cheer keds in a bag, she will change into her dance shoes for class.
*  No Parents
*  * No gum, food or drink will be allowed only bottled water. No popcorn in our studio.
*  * If your child brings cash it must be in an envelope with your child’s name on it.  How much money and what you are paying for.  We will send a cash receipt the next week home with your child.  You must hang onto the receipt until May.  If you pay with a check then you will have your check for a receipt.  Please write your child’s name at the bottom of your check each month and what you are paying for.

Fall Dance, Gymnastics and Cheer Schedule
                        3:15 - 4:15       Jr. Company (Tryouts)                                                                   
                        4:15 - 5:00       9th grade & Older (Jazz, Lyrical,)                                                  
                        5:00 - 5:45       7th grade & older Hip Hop,                                                                           
                        5:45 - 6:45       7th & 8th grade Jazz & Lyrical                                                                
                        6:15 - 7:00       Pee Wee Cheer                                                                                               
                        6:45 - 7:30       Sr. Company  (tryouts)                           

      3:15 - 4:15       7th grade & older gymnastics
     4:15 - 5:00       7th grade & older Technique
     5:00 - 5:45       Jr. & Sr. Competitive Cheer
     5:45 - 6:30       All Star Cheer
                     6:30 - 7:30       5th & 6th grade gymnastics
                        1:15 - 2:30       Preschool dance & gymnastics                                                          
                        2:30 - 3:00       2nd grade Dance Jazz & ballet                                                            
                        2:30 - 3:30       kind & 1st grade gymnastics                                                                         
                        3:30 - 4:30       kind & 1st grade Jazz  & ballet                                                            
                        3:30 - 4:30       2nd grade gymnastics                                                                          
                        4:30 - 5:15       Jr. Cheer                                                                                                       
                        5:15 - 6:15       3rd & 4th grade Jazz & Ballet
                        6:15 - 7:15       3rd & 4th grade gymnastics

       3:30 - 4:15       Specialty Class
       4:15 - 5:00       1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th grade Hip Hop
       5:00 - 5:45       1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th grade Technique
       5:45 - 6:30       5th & 6th grade Technique
       6:30 - 7:45       5th & 6th grade Jazz, Lyrical & Hip Hop

If you have any questions call one of us - Krisanne 435.452.1214 or Debbie - 435.881.9494.   
Competition Teams - Students will be placed on skill/ability appropriate teams.  Your student may change classes as their ability levels increase.  Please understand this is to help them develop at their own rate and to allow them time to develop correct technique and skills.
They are fixing the parking lot in the back of our building - While they are fixing it you need to park in the front and escort your child to the back door when dropping her off.  Sorry for the inconvenience.
                        Please carefully read, fill out and sign at the bottom of this letter and bring back the full note next week.
                        By signing this document you are agreeing to follow all policies and procedures stated herein.  You also agree to pay fees, including late fees, as stated in this document.
                        Release - Certain risks are involved in the dance and cheers that are offered at Va-Dels Studio.  All safety precautions will be taken on the part of instructors.  By signing this document you are agreeing to release all instructors, building owners and anyone else associated with this business of responsibility in the event of an injury or accident.  In addition you are agreeing to follow all policies and procedures stated in this document.  You also agree to pay fees, including late fees, as stated in this document.

__________________________________________                                                                   _________________________
Parent or guardian Signature                                                                                                                                                                   Date

Child’s name___________________________________                                Age & grade_____________________________

Cell Phone____________________________                                                        Email___________________________________

Home Phone__________________________                                                         Home Address____________________________


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