Starz Competition Team & Starz Christmas Wonderland Attendance Policies

 

STARZ Competition Team & STARZ Christmas Wonderland Attendance Policies

All STARZ Competition Team Dancers must be present for at least 4 out of 6 weeks of Summer classes.

All Students participating in STARZ Christmas Wonderland Summer Workshops must be present for at least 4 out of 6 weeks of Summer classes.

All STARZ Competition Team Dancers attending ABT & Joffrey Summer Intensives must be present for at least 3 out of 6 weeks of Summer classes.

All Students participating in STARZ Christmas Wonderland Summer Workshops must register for and be present in a Ballet & Progressions class for Summer (at least 4 out of 6 weeks ), and a Ballet class for Fall.

STARZ Competition Team Dancers must register for and be present in the following classes for the Summer Term, in order to be a part of STARZ 2017-2018 Competition Team:

Ballet & Progressions

Stretching & Conditioning

STARZ Competition Team Choreography classes

For Summer, any Ballet & Progressions classes missed may be made up in another level of Ballet & Progressions. STARZ Competition Team Choreography classes may not be made up.

All Students participating in STARZ Christmas Wonderland Summer Workshops must be available for Rehearsals on Mondays from 8:15-9 pm and/or Fridays throughout the Fall. Rehearsals will vary from week to week, depending on roles and according to the Rehearsal Calendar.

STARZ Competition Team Dancers are allowed to miss a maximum of 25% (or 9) of each of their required classes in the School Year (August-June). Attendance is taken in all classes and rehearsals throughout the Summer and School Year. Any student exceeding the allowed number of absences for a piece (9) may be cut from that piece by the instructor at any time, regardless of any Tuition or Costume Deposits paid.

Being a member of STARZ Competition Team is a great opportunity and a privilege. Our Instructors are making time for you. In turn, you are expected to make time for your Team. Any students who have an excessive number of absences (SEVERE emergencies excluded) should not audition for STARZ Competition Team. STARZ Competition Team members are expected to dedicate themselves to activities in the following order:

1. Academics

2. STARZ Competition Team

3. Extra-curricular activities (sports, cheerleading, etc.)

Attendance will be taken in all classes and rehearsals throughout the Summer and School Year. Any student exceeding the allowed number of absences for a piece (STARZ Competition Team or STARZ Christmas Wonderland) may be cut from that piece by the instructor, regardless of any Tuition or Costume Deposits paid.

Any STARZ Competition Team student exceeding the allowed number of absences (9) in their Ballet, Technique & Progressions, or Stretching & Conditioning classes may be cut from Competition pieces by the instructor, regardless of any Tuition or Costume Deposits paid.

Ballet classes may be made up in another level of Ballet, Technique & Progressions classes may be made up in another Technique & Progressions class, Stretching & Conditioning may be made up in Contortions & vice versa.

Thank you for your understanding of the attendance policies in place for STARZ Competition Team and STARZ Christmas Wonderland. The Staff & Instructors at STARZ aim to make our programs as structured and fair as possible for all students enrolled. We appreciate your support as we work to make the classes offered at STARZ Performing Arts Academy better, year after year. We are looking forward to a fabulous 18th season with you!