Dancers are assessed for their appropriate level by a combination of age and skill set. If you are unsure where your dancer fits, it may be necessary to try different levels to find the best fit for your dancer.
Pre-Level: Ages 3-5, Beginner
Level 1: Ages 5-8, Beginner
Level 2: Ages 7-12, Intermediate
Level 3: Ages 12-15, Intermediate
Level 4: Ages 14+, Advanced
30 Minute Classes: $25/month
45 Minute Classes: $35/month
1 Hour Classes: $45/month
$130/month-includes all classes for the level of your dance plus conditioning classes.
Dance Pass for Shine: $150/month
Troop: $15/month if not in Shine, no additional cost for Shine dancers
Solos & Private Lessons:
$40/month/bi-weekly (30 min), $80/month/weekly (30 min), $50/hr/special choreography or prep classes
Duets: $30/month/bi-weekly (30 min), $60/month/weekly
Note: The school year dance season is a 10 month commitment in Council Grove, and an 8 month commitment in Marion & Wamego. Class prices are based on an average for August - June, or Sept- May; there will not be pro-rates for shorter or longer months (ie: August/December).
By signing up for a class you are obligated for a minimum of 2 months commitment. Payment for the first two months of lessons is due upon enrollment, some exclusions apply. Payments are due at the first of each month, on the 10th a $10 late fee is added. An additional $10 late fee will be added every 10 days after that.
Each core class will prepare for the end of the year recital. Each core class will have one costume, ranging from $50-$65 each. Some classes may have the option to use past costumes. All payments for costumes are due December 1 to ensure delivery for recital. A 10% late fee will be applied to any costume payments not paid by January 1st. An additional 10% will be added to this for every 10 consecutive days that your payment is not made. Withdrawal from the program is not means for a refund on costumes that have been ordered. Once your costume is ordered, you are obligated to pay for it and any late fees you incur.
Competition: Rates are $150/month regardless of team. This does NOT include solos, duets, or trios. A 10% studio fee will be added to all competition registration invoices. (Example: If your dancer is in 4 routines @ $50/routine, plus a solo @$100, your dancer would have a $30 studio fee applied. )
2019-2020 Membership Fees: $10/student
*Enrollment fees are waived if in attendance of Studio Open House or if enrollment is completed online prior to studio Open House (Aug 10).
Note: You must pay for your first month's tuition to receive this offer. Accounts with balances after Aug. 10th will have a membership fee added on Aug. 11.
Council Grove: No recital fees, fees are built into the monthly tuition. (Ticket sales will apply for recital)
Marion: $25/family, includes 4 tickets, plus ticket sales at the door for additional tickets ($5/door)
Wamego: $25/family, plus ticket sales at the door for additional tickets($5/door)
NOTE: Recital fees & ticket sales pay for facility rentals, supplies, technicians, staff, and custodians.
You may pay either monthly, or in lump sum. Please request specified billing preference upon enrollment. Tiptoz accepts online credit/debit card payments, cash, and check. We do not accept bank drafts. All invoices will be sent to the primary email address listed for your account. If you are not receiving emails, please check your spam folder and add Tiptoz to your contact list. Cash/Check payments should not be given to the classroom instructor.
Please mail paper payments to the following mailing address:
Tiptoz Dance Company
207 Hockaday St.
Council Grove, KS