Dance Class Schedule
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Please respect our age groups. If your child has met the skill requirements to move to the next level, but you are unable to register them in a class because of their age please call the office so we can place your child in the correct class. Thank You.
We strongly recommend two classes a week for maximum skill progression. Discounts available for multiple classes is 20%. Fees below do not include the annual registration fee.
Twirling Tots (Ages 2.5-3.5) - 45 Min
This class is for your little one who is alway dancing around! We keep them moving throughout class learning the basics of ballet and tap skills. They will also learn how to be in a structured class on their own while having fun and gaining coordination through dance. Required Attire: Pink ballet and black tap shoes. Any color leotard and tights, skirts or tutus are allowed.
Mini Movers (Ages 3.5-4) - 50 Min
This combo class is for your dancer who loves to move and ballet might not be their thing! Each class will be half hip hop, half tap. Students learn the basics of tap, coordination, terminology and beginner hip hop/jazz skills. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, shorts/pants are welcomed, black tap shoes, clean gym shoes.
Level 1 Combo (ages 3.5 - 4) - 50 min.
This combo class is designed to introduce Ballet and Tap to the beginner dancer. Students spend half the class in ballet shoes and the other half in tap shoes. Students learn pre-ballet skills, coordination, body positions, ballet terminology and the beginning basics of tap. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (full sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes
Level 2 Combo (ages 5 - 7) - 50 min.
This class continues to build skills and advance students in Ballet and Tap. It also introduces students to the basics of Jazz. Focusing on isolations, stretching, simple jazz dance steps, turns and leaps. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (full sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes
Tumble & Twirl - Ages 3-5 - 50 min
Gymnastics or Dance... why not both! Students will spend half the time in the dance studio learning skills in ballet, jazz and hip hop. Then we will make our way to the gym to work on gymnastics skills, with a focus on tumbling/floor skills. The class will also which include, bars, vault and balance beam skills. We will learn fun routines on how we can combine gymnastics and dance. Dance shoes are not needed, barefoot is best. Leotard and footless tights are optional.
Dance & Tumble - Ages 6+ - 1 hour
This class is acro inspired class. Students will spend half the time in the dance studio learning skills in ballet, jazz and hip hop. The other half is spent in the gym working on tumbling skills. We put an emphasis on how to add counts and dance movements in between tumbling to create routines to music. We will also spend time on the bars, beam and vault skills in the gym. Dance shoes are not needed, barefoot is best. Leotard and footless tights are optional.
Beginner Classes (ages 8 & up) - 50 min. - 1 hour
Our beginner dance classes for students who have no dance experience and are eight years or older. These classes will teach the basics of ballet, tap and jazz. There are individual classes and also a beginner combo.
Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, Ballet: pink ballet shoes, Tap: black tap shoes, Jazz: black jazz shoes, Combo class all three pair of shoes..
Level 3 Combo - 1 Hour 10 min.
Level 2 or Beginner Combo is a pre-requisite for Level 3. Level 3 continues to build skills and advance students in Ballet, Tap and Jazz. In Level 3 dancers will progress in ballet and jazz skills and spend more time at the ballet barre focusing on proper technique. In tap dancers continue to learn skills and work on the speed of footwork. Dancers are also asked to start remembering terminology and identifying the differences in steps. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (full-sole or split-sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes, black jazz shoes
Level 4 Combo - 1 Hour 25 min.
Level 3 or Beginner Combo is a pre-requisite for Level 4. This class dancers will continue to enhance their skills in ballet, tap, and jazz. Students will learn harder skills in all styles while perfecting their technique and reviewing all beginner skills. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (split-sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes, black jazz shoes
Junior Level Classes - 45 min.
Junior level classes are are for dancers with previous dance experience or those who have completed Level 4 combo or beginner level classes. Dancers will continue to enhance their skills in ballet, tap, and jazz. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (split-sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes, black jazz shoes
Intermediate Level Classes - 45 - 55 min.
Intermediate level classes are are for dancers with previous dance experience or those who have completed the Junior level classes. Dancers will continue to enhance their skills in ballet, tap, and jazz. At this level dancers are able to take pre-pointe class if invited by instructor. Required Attire: leotard (any color), tights, skirts are welcomed, pink (split-sole) ballet shoes, black tap shoes, tan (skin color) jazz shoes
Hip Hop Classes (ages 5 & up) - 45 min. - 1 Hour
Hip Hop is an energetic dance style that is usually performed to hip hop music that evolved from hip hop culture. Students learn the elements of hip hop dance, including popping, locking and breaking. Dancers either start in our Little Hoppers or Beginner Hip Hop classes. Hip Hop 1 and Hip Hop 2 are based on skill and instructor evaluation. Required Attire: Comfortable clothing that won't restrict movement (no jeans), jazz shoes or clean gym shoes.
Dance Classes - 55 min.
These classes are designed for adults who want to continue dancing or learn the basics of dance. We offer adult classes in jazz and a ballet/tap combo. These styles are great for adults as they get your body moving while learning and having fun. The adult dance classes are month to month enrollment. Click on the class to register.
Required Attire: Comfortable clothes that won’t restrict movement and appropriate shoes.
Barre Above Classes - 45 min.
- CONTINUOUS MONTHLY ENROLLMENT: Payments are made monthly and you don't have to worry about your spot being taken. You are guaranteed your spot all year long.*
- In months where holidays, gym closings, snow days, etc. affect the schedule of classes, no tuition is reduced. If you should receive five classes during the month instead of four it will be considered a makeup for classes missed while we are closed for holidays, gym closings, snow days, etc.
We offer continuous enrollment so you can join a class at anytime as long as there are open spots in the class. We will pro rate the tuition accordingly.
- Payments for classes are due at the time of Registration. This enables us to keep a more accurate count of how many students are enrolled for each class without overbooking classes
*Spot guaranteed as long as you don't withdraw and fees are up to date. See the Withdrawal policy below for more information.
** Each family is required to have a credit/ debit card on file for payments.
Tuition is paid monthly: Tuition is due on the 1st of each month for that month.
Options for making payments BEFORE the 1st of each month:
If payment is made prior to the 1st of the month by one of the options listed below then no fees will be charged to your credit/ debit card on file.
- Payments may be made in person with cash.
- Payments may be made with a personal check. Please make your check payable to Power in Motion and please note the student's name, class, day and the time on the memo portion of your check. A $25 fee will be assessed on all returned checks.
- Payments may be made with VISA, MasterCard, or Discover.
- You may mail payments to: Power in Motion Gymnastics, Dance, & Cheer, 3889 M-139, St. Joseph, MI 49085
- Remember, any remaining balances on the 25th of the month will be charged to your credit/ debit card on file. This is done automatically so you will not have to worry about losing your child's /(ren's) spot in class.
If there are changes to your credit/debit card the new information must be received by the 20th of the month. Any charges that decline on the 1st of the month can be paid ON the 1st of the month with no penalty. On the 2nd of the month, a $10.00 LATE FEE will be assessed to each account that is not paid. If delinquent tuition is not paid by the 4th of the month, your child(ren) will be tagged inactive by the computer, will be un-enrolled, and children on the waiting list will be called. Once we have received a bad check, all future tuition must be paid with cash or credit/debit card.
We do not offer credit and/or refunds for missed/ canceled classes due to holiday, vacation, illness, weather or any other reason. Power In Motion does not issue refunds. All sales are final for any product and/or service purchased and/or provided by Power In Motion.
The fees listed below are monthly fees for 1 class per week.*
|45 min class||$57|
|50 min class
|1 hr class
|1 hr 10 min class||$85|
|1 hr 25 min class||$103|
|20% Multi Class Discount|
ANNUAL REGISTRATION FEE:
This fee is $30 for the first child, $20 for second child or a $50 maximum per family. Registration is due at the time of initial enrollment and renewed annually each year thereafter. This fee covers administrative costs which include registering and maintaining family records. This registration fee applies to ALL programs at Power in Motion.
We offer a generous discount for multiple classes for one child and multiple children from one family. There is a 10% Discount for each additional member of the immediate family calculated on the lower priced class(es) for all programs at Power in Motion! This does not include private lessons.
You MUST contact the office BEFORE your child's scheduled class to inform them of your child not attending to receive a make-up class.
- Make-ups are allowed when the requested class size permits.
- You must pre-register for make-up classes through the office or parent portal.
- We will not offer make-up classes for missed make-up classes.
- You must be currently active in classes in order to use makeups.
- There are no make-ups for our competitive programs.
- No credits or refunds will be given for classes not made up.
If you need to become inactive in any program, a withdrawal form, MUST BE received by the 20th of the month prior to withdrawal.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT WITHDRAWALS OVER THE PHONE. WE MUST RECEIVE AN ONLINE/ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION of the Withdrawal Form.
Select the Withdrawal form button below to fill out our online withdrawal form.
UNLESS WE RECEIVE PROPER NOTICE, YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE NEXT MONTH'S BILLING TUITION. If your child does not attend classes for 2 consecutive months and PIM has not received a withdrawal form or communication that you would like to stay enrolled; your child WILL be dropped from class. There is no credits and/or refunds for missed classes.
Schedule subject to change based on availability. Please call ahead to assure that your class is available. The minimum class size is 3 children and we reserve the right to cancel any class that does not meet the minimum number of children. You are more than welcome to join a class at anytime as long as there are available spots in the class. We will prorate the tuition accordingly.