In consideration of the benefits derived from ADA, students/guardians waive all claims arising from dance instruction, rehearsal, training and performances at The Studio, whether caused by negligence or otherwise, and for bodily injury, property damage or loss or otherwise, that students may incur against ADA, its successors and assigns, its officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, and their heirs, executors, and administrators. Additionally, students/guardians waive all claims arising out of (1) the act of being transported to and from such activities, or (2) other ADA events or functions. The student(s) named on this contract does voluntarily participate in any/all ADA activities and I understand that certain risks are involved and waive the right to any legal action for any injury sustained on school property resulting from normal dance activity or any other activity conducted by the student(s) before, during or after class time. It grant permission to ADA staff to call 911, emergency services if the need should arise.
I certify that the student(s) listed on this contract is(are) in good health and capable of participating in all the activities and classes.
The signer of this contract/agreement of participation ("I") understand that tuition is a yearly cost and must be paid before student attends class as per the payment option selected attached to this contract agreement. Tuition is already prorated to include Federal Holidays. Tuition is a yearly charge and it is divided into monthly increments for your convenience. I understand payment may be made by auto payment, check or credit card. Cash is allowed only for exceptions by the director. There is a non-refundable membership cost for all New Students of $40.00 and returning Students of: $20.00. I understand that if we quit prior to the completion of the year, we are considered a New Registration. I understand my account payment is due by the 4th of each month. If payment is not made by this date, a $15 late fee will be added on the 5th of that month with the full tuition fee.
I understand that any returned check will incur a $35.00 fee to cover bank charges incurred by Alma Dance Academy of NJ.
I understand that a debit /credit card must be kept on file, no exceptions.
I understand that I must keep a credit card on file at all times, even if I intend to pay with Cash option.
I understand that I may also kept the option of ACH/ETF as a secondary option for payment.
I understand that I, as parent or legal guardian, must fill out a new registration using the on-line registration portal and I must add my method of payment preferred.
I understand that students will not be able to participate in class, conventions, competitions and community performances if tuition is not current.
I understand that Tuition, Registration and Membership/dues Fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.
I understand that class withdrawal by a student/guardian must be conveyed in writing via email to the ADA office staff at AlmaDanceAcademyNJ@aol.com 30 days PRIOR to the 1st of the month of intended termination. If ADA does not receive this conveyance by the 1st of the intended withdrawal month, I am required to make full payment of that month's tuition.
I understand that correspondence from ADA will be made via email, only. The Studio does not, will not send statements as of August 2019.
I understand that if tuition due date falls during a school break, an auto payment or credit card will be charged.
I understand that any alteration to a payment plan will be executed through Automatic Payment processing from my checking/savings account or credit/debt card.
Any modifications to auto payment accounts must be given to the office one month prior to billing on the 15th of that month. Late payments will incur a charge of $15.00.