Rules & Regulations

Please read the following information carefully. These rules and regulations are to ensure that

your child has the most positive dance education possible.


General Rules
  • When observing a class we ask that you do not distract the dancers.

  • Please try to keep the waiting area as open and quiet as possible during classes.

  • It is IMPERATIVE that all students and parents alike respect each other and the staff at all times. Any other behavior will not be tolerated!

  • If your child is to young to use the bathroom by themselves, we ask that you remain in the waiting room for the duration of the classes.

  • In case of snow, or bad weather call the studio, or check our website or our Facebook: Motion The Dance Studio


  • Class placement is based upon many factors including ability, experience, age, and maturity. It will be at the discretion of the staff to place your child in the correct class.


  • A $30 registration fee is due at the time of the student registration in order to hold his or her spot.

  • Tuition is due the last week of each month, prior to the first of the next month.

  • Tuition can be paid in full for September-June with a 10% discount, or September-Decembers with a 5% discount

  • If a student’s monthly tuition is not received on time, a $10 late fee will be enforced. If payment is not received by the 2nd week of the month the student must observe the class until the balance is paid.

  • A $25 fee will be applied to any and all returned checks.

  • Each student is required pay for an automatic 5 tickets to the recital, as well as their recital t-shirt.


Dress Code
  • Dancers should always wear something tight fitting yet comfortable. It is important for the teacher to be able to see the child’s bodylines in order for them to correct them and improve their technique.

  • All ballet classes must have pink ballet shoes

  • All tap classes must wear tan tap shoes


  • If you have any questions please see the teacher for appropriate clothing information.

  • No gum allowed while dancing

  • Students are allowed to bring water into the classroom with the understanding that it stays by the wall nearest the doo


Cubby Rentals
  • Cubbies are available to be rented for a one-time fee of $45 for the entire year. (Non-refundable.) MTDS is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

  • This is with the understanding that the student keeps the cubby clean at all times. If the student does not abide by these rules, their privileges will be revoked.

  • Water bottle memberships are available for a one-time fee of $75 for the entire year.

  • Single water bottles are available for $1.


Missed Classes
  • Refunds will not be given for any missed class. 

  • Payments are the same regardless of a student’s attendance.

  • Snow days and cancellations due to inclement weather are bound to happen. We will try our best to make up any cancelation.                        However, please keep in mind we DO NOT charge extra fees for rehearsal times during recital week or months with 5 weeks in them. If we are unable to make up a class cancelation, a student is able to come to any class in their class level for FREE!


These rules and regulations will be enforced at all times. Motion The Dance Studio is a professional place for children to learn, grow, and explore expertise in dance! The staff of MTDS welcomes you to join us in creating the best dance education for your child!



365 Faunce Corner Rd. | North Dartmouth, MA


Monday – Thursday: 3:30 – 8:00 PM | Friday: Office Closed  | Saturday: 9:30 – 11:30 AM


508.995.2403 |

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