Step by Step does not charge a recital fee or a registration fee.
Weekly 30 minute class: $11
Weekly 45 minute class: $14
Partial and full scholarships are available and based on financial need through the Step by Step Scholarship Fund.
If a child enrolls in two or more classes during the same session a 10% discount will be applied toward the 2nd class. Step by Step offers 10% sibling discount.
Tuition is always due on the first day of the session by 9am at your child's school. Any fees received after that date/time will incur a $10 late fee. If session fee is 2 weeks past due, an additional $5 fee will be added (weekly) until all fees are paid in full.
Payment plans are available upon request. These plans are created for families who prefer monthly installments instead of submitting one lump sum session fee.
Cash, check, Visa or PayPal are accepted. Visa payments will incur a 3.5% service fee.
All tuition needs to be placed in the Step by Step tuition box/envelope at your child's school, and made payable to Step By Step. Label all envelopes with your child's name and school.
"Try" classes are encouraged for all interested and prospective students. If a child is NEW to Step By Step, please complete a registration form and submit to SBS tuition box/envelope. No fees are needed to "try" a class. If your child does not enroll, you are not charged any fees. Session fees are pro-rated after week 3.
Session 1 (Fall) students are eligible to join class up to 1st week of November. Session 2 (Spring) students are eligible to join class up to 3rd week of April. Session 3 (Summer) is a 4 week mini session. No prorated fees will apply during this session.
A $25 enrollment deposit is needed to secure a child's spot for Session 2. This deposit is due in Oct and is non-refundable. Deposit will be applied toward Session 2 fees.
Step by Step does not charge monthly fees and will charge by the number of classes in a session.
Step by Step will not hold a dance recital. At the end of each semester, Step by Step will have an in-house performance/parent observation class, always held during the last class of Session 1 (Holiday Show) and Session 2 (Spring Show). Session 3 does not hold a parent observation class.
All students must submit a Step by Step enrollment form and attach payment by the first class of a session. Once a child has enrolled they are committing to the remainder of the school year. If they decide to withdraw, notification must be submitted via email or in writing before the current session has ended. There are no refunds after the first week of a new session.
If any of the following events occur in-session, SBS will refund 50% of the unused funds:
1. Family moves out of county/state and must leave current school.
2. School closes in middle of session and can no longer offer class.
3. SBS program in cancelled and cannot meet obligations as outlined in enrollment form.