All payments are non-refundable unless the class or event is cancelled by CDA.
Registration Fee must be paid to reserve your student's spot in the class.
Tuition payments are due on or before the first of each month. (The first tuition payment is due before the student's first class.)
Your account balance will be AUTOMATICALLY charged to your account on file on the first of each month, unless it is paid in advance. You may pay with cash or check before the 1st of the month to avoid your card on file being charged.
In order to drop a class and avoid being charged, notification must be provided IN WRITING to BEFORE the 1st of the month.
CDA reserves the right to drop students with delinquent payments or excessive absences.
Tuition Late Fee $20 after the 5th of the month.
Returned Check/Echeck Fee $30
Recital & Costume Package
3 payments of $55 each due October 15, November 15, & February 15. These fees will be AUTOMATICALLY charged to your card on file on the due date.
$5 late fee applies to payments made after the 20th.
Additional costumes $75/each.
Payments for additional costumes are split between the October 15 (50%) & November 15 payment (50%).
Students wear their costume TWICE - at the recitals in December and May! All costumes include tights. Recital fees for both recitals are included in this packaged fee.
All accounts must be current for students to participate in recitals and other performances.
What's NOT included in our tuition and fees:
optional items like recital flowers
extra recital tickets (2 free tickets for each performer included with recital package.)
banquets & other events, etc.
Discounts and Deals
Absences and Make Up Classes
Make up classes are allowed depending on class enrollment and their recital progress. Please contact the office to schedule a makeup class.
Excessive absences before recital are not permitted.
Trial & Drop-In Classes
CDA offers trial classes for $20. If you sign up, you get the $20 class fee credited back to your account. It’s like getting your first class free!
You can sign up for trial classes in the Parent Portal.
Drop in classes may be allowed depending on time of year, enrollment, & recital progress. Please contact us if you are interested.
Holidays and Calendar
The 2020-2021 CDA Season begins August 24, 2020 and ends on May 27, 2021.
Labor Day (make up day Sept 11)
Thanksgiving Week (Closed Nov 23-27)
Winter Break (Closed Dec 21-Jan 1)
CISD Spring Break (Closed March 15-19)
Any emergency closings will be communicated by EMAIL.
Recital Dates (tentative):
December 13, May 22