Front & Centre Dance Academy

Dancer Code of Conduct

  • Dancers are expected to attend class and be punctual. Dancers who miss class are encouraged to attend make-up classes.
  • Respect for teachers, parents and peers will be expected at all times. Cliques or bullying will not be tolerated. Dancers behaving inappropriately will be asked to leave the class, and parents will be contacted.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your class to warm-up and be prepared for class.
  • Any student arriving late must check in at the front desk, at which point they will be escorted to their class. They will wait until the exercise is finished before entering the class. Please enter the studio quickly and quietly so as not to disrupt the class.
  • No outdoor shoes in the Kid or Dancer Zone (this includes the student lounge area and change rooms). Please store all shoes in the cubbies provided and not on the floor as this is a tripping hazard. Clean indoor shoes are required for all Hip Hop classes.
  • No running in the studios, touching mirrors or hanging off the barres.
  • Dancers must be dressed in proper attire for every class. Front & Centre uniform requirements must be met. Front & Centre will be having spirit days where students can show off their own unique style.
  • Hair must be in a bun for all Ballet classes and pulled back off the face for all other classes except Hip Hop.
  • Dancers must treat the studio as if it was their home. Clean up all messes and throw out any food or garbage in the many bins provided.
  • No food is allowed in the Dance Studios, Music rooms, Kid Zone, or Dance Boutique. Water bottles are allowed and encouraged.
  • Theft of any kind at the dance studio will result in immediate dismissal.
  • No swearing or foul language.
  • No gum is allowed in the studio at any time.
  • No cell phones allowed in the Dance Studios or music rooms at any time.
  • Dancers are advised to not leave the premises between classes without adult supervision. Students are encouraged to use our student lounge area/homework area at these times.
  • Label all belongings and leave all valuables at home. Front & Centre cannot be held responsible for any lost or missing belongings. Please check the lost and found box regularly as all items will be donated to Goodwill after a certain length of time.
  • We encourage all of our students to work hard and try hard, and be the best dancer that they can be!

Parent Code of Conduct

  • Communicate regularly with the school.
  • Ensure that the student attends class regularly, in uniform and on time.
  • Inform the school promptly about absences or late arrivals.
  • Ensure to pick up students no more then 15 minutes after class ends.
  • Encourage and help child to follow the student code of conduct.
  • Help school staff deal with disciplinary issues involving their child.
  • Do not interrupt classes while in progress. Please make an appointment at the front desk if you wish to book a meeting with a teacher.
  • Front & Centre is not responsible for lost or stolen items. Please leave all valuables at home.
  • For the safety of the students, no outdoor shoes or boots can be worn in the Student Zone.
  • Front & Centre is a peanut and nut free environment.

Student Code of Conduct

  • All students are expected to respect their teachers and other dancers at all times.
  • Disruptive talking or behaviour in class will lead to early dismissal of student.
  • All students are expected to arrive on time, properly dressed in uniform and prepared for class.
  • Jewelery and watches are not to be worn in class. Hair must be tied back or in a bun for all ballet classes.
  • No food or gum allowed in studios. Water bottles are permitted.
  • Front & Centre is not responsible for lost of stolen items. Please leave your valuables at home.
  • No cell phones allowed in the studios.
  • For the safety of the students no outdoor shoes or boots can be worn in the Student Zone.
  • Front & Centre is a peanut / nut free facility.
  • Front & Centre teachers encourage students to try their best and work towards their goals.