Dance, Acro, Tumbling & Music
Encore! at the J offers classes in dance, acrobatics, tumbling, and music for all ages. From Parent & Me classes through Adult Tap, we offer something for everyone!
Students must have appropriate shoes and wear dance attire. Hair must be pulled back. Tap, ballet, and jazz shoes are available for order. Class calendars & policies will be handed out on the first day of class & communicated via our email lists. Multiple performance opportunities available- please contact Maggie for more information [email protected].
All classes are open to girls and boys unless otherwise noted. Students are welcome to do make-up classes throughout the week. Multi-class and sibling discounts available.
Frequently Asked Questions
All students must wear dance attire, the appropriate dance shoes and have hair pulled up for lessons. Girls should wear leotards and boys should wear dance pants or sweatpants. No jeans, jean shorts or dress pants. Dance shoes and attire are available for purchase through Encore.
Encore “level” classes are for dancers in 3rd grade and up. Dancers are placed in classes based on a combination of dance experience and age.
Monthly tuition is based on a nine-month dance semester with approximately four classes per month.
For your convenience, tuition is payable monthly. There is no extra charge for months with five lessons nor is there a reduction or refund for any classes missed or holidays. Make-up classes are available throughout the week. It is the parent/student’s responsibility to arrange make-up lessons. Contact Maggie directly to set up your payment plan for monthly auto draft.
Students enrolling late for the semester or students who miss more than 2 classes a month may be required to purchase and participate in additional private lessons to catch up with the progress of their classmates.
Encore and the Jewish Community Center observes Jewish holidays. We will be closed any day the building is closed. Make-up classes will be available throughout the week. Monday classes- Maggie will send out a schedule of make-up lessons available for October. It is the parent/student’s responsibility to arrange make-up lessons by notifying Maggie, telling the student and their classroom teacher (if applicable).
Contact Maggie with questions or to set up your monthly payment plan.
Performance Team/Competition Team Attendance
Performance Team and Competition Team members are allowed 1 absence per month, and must attend the rehearsal before a performance. Missing rehearsal may result in having to sit out a performance. Please remember, these are team sports. Team members are counting on you! Students who missed more than the allowed absences for 3 months will be asked to resign from the team and refunds will not be given.