Tuition & Fees

Tuition

Tuition is calculated on a per student basis. Tuition is not based on the number of classes per month, but is a yearly fee for the total classes provided in the school term. All siblings registered for dance will receive a 20% discount on tuition. Registration fee (due at registration) and 1st payment (due Sept 10) are non-refundable. Tuition totals below do not include recital costume(s) and recital fee. 


*Checks for tuition payments can be made out to Mountain Brook Schools. 


Payment Options 2019-2020: 


ONE PAYMENT:

Due September 10, 2019


Preschool Ballet....................$540.00 per year 


ALL KINDERGARTEN - HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES: 

1 class per week...............$630.00 per year   

2 classes per week..........$1008.00 per year (reflects a 20% discount) 

3 classes per week ..........$1418.00 per year (reflects a 25% discount)  

4 classes per week...........$1764.00 per year (reflects a 30% discount)


TWO PAYMENTS:

Due September 10, 2019  and January 10, 2020


Preschool Ballet.........................$300.00 per installment


ALL KINDERGARTEN - HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES:

1 class per week.................$345.00 per installment 

2 classes per week............$534.00 per installment (reflects 20% discount)

3 classes per week ...........$738.00 per installment (reflects 25% discount) 

4 classes per week............$912.00 per installment (reflects 30%discount)


*Any modifications to the payment schedule will be addressed on an individual basis. Registration for dance is a full term commitment. 


There are 3 ways you can pay for tuition:

1. Drop check in payment box outside the auditorium door at MBE during class times


            OR


2. Mail check to the address below:

   Dance With Lauren

   PO Box 130366 

   Birmingham, AL 35213


            OR


3. Online Payment: Using an updated version of Internet Explorer (not Google chrome) go to the Mountain Brook Schools webpage (www.mtnbrook.k12.al.us ). Along the top gray banner, hover on Community and then click on Community Education, and move to Online Payment. At the payment screen, you will see where to make your payment for Dance With Lauren. Paying online is for tuition payments ONLY! No recital, costume, or registration fees may be paid online.

Costume and Recital Fees

The spring recital will be held in early May 2020. Costume and recital fees are outlined below. 


*All recital and costume fees can be paid via check made out to Dance with Lauren. 


Recital Costumes

Students will be required to purchase a costume for each class in which they are enrolled. Junior High Ballet Technique is the only non-recital class. If your child takes a Jazz/Tap or Ballet/Tap combo class, they will only have one costume in the recital. The prices of the costumes are:


Preschool & Kindergarten classes..............$75 per costume


1st grade & up classes................................$85 per costume


Payment for the first costume is due on November 10, 2019. Payment for any remaining costumes will be due no later than March 10, 2020. Please notify DWL by November 1st if your child does not plan to participate in the recital. Otherwise, you will be charged for the costume and recital fee. 


Recital Fee

The recital fee is applied to expenses involved with putting on a professional show. This includes theater rental, additional staff, technical crew members, and the annual program book. All guests at the recital will receive a copy of the program book. 


Recital Fee.................................$90 per family due March 10, 2020