Payment Policies

· When you register you sign up for automatic payments.  You acknowledge: 

• I understand that the registration fee is NON-REFUNDABLE and due at the time of enrollment.

• I understand that if my tuition does not process automatically on the 1st of the month due to NSF or Invalid account or any other reason, my account will be charged a $5 fee in order to reprocess payment.
• I understand that tuition will be automatically charged on the 1st of every month. If for any reason, your card/e-check does not process by the 7th of the month, a $10 late fee will be added. Remember that it is your responsibility to update your card information when needed. IF you do not want your card charged--please let Raquel Lake know in writing. 
• I understand that the Lake Dance Steps will provide communication through the following methods...Newsletters, Website, Facebook, Instagram, Texts (on rare occasions) and Postings at the studio.

-Monthly tuition is based on a 4 class per month average. Realizing there are 5 weeks in certain months and sometimes less in others-- payment schedules will remain the same each month.  There are NO refunds for missed classes. There are no refunds on costumes fees.

· Tuition is also non-refundable for classes canceled due to inclement weather.  However, a make-up class may be scheduled.

        If you prefer to not pay via credit card/debit: please state so in writing you may pay by check, PayPal, Venmo, Cash.

·   Make checks payable to: Lake Dance Steps

·   Please include your dancer's name on the memo area of the check.

You can also pay online through:

Venmo (Raquel Lake @ Lakedancesteps) or: Paypal

Use email:

Lake Dance Steps Shoe and Tights Prices:

Ballet Shoes: $18

Jazz Shoes/Boots (Jazz 1 and older): $30

Jazz Shoes (Dazzlers/Starlettes): $18

Contemporary Ballet Shoes: $18

Tights (let us know if you would like to order): $8

Shoes are fitted and then ordered. They will be posted and processed on your account. Shoes need to be paid in full before they are ordered. Shoes can also be purchased at any dance retail location (they are more expensive). Check out our inventory of used dance shoes. We gladly accept donated dance shoes--it makes dance more affordable for another dancer. 


Baby Ballerinas, Tutu Toddlers, Twinkle Toes, Dazzlers, Starlettes, Princess Ballet:  $40/mo

 Ballet 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6:  $45/mo

 Jazz/Hip-Hop 1, 2:  $45/mo

 Pre-Pointe/Pointe $15/mo

Competition Dance: Novice Rhythm/Junior Releve: $75/mo, Intermediate Rise/Elite Revolution: $115/mo (must also enroll in ballet--additional $35/mo.) 

~Each additional immediate family member or class added is: $10 off (doesn't apply to competition classes)

$15 REGISTRATION FEE (Must be paid in order for registration to be complete).                                

Costume Fee The costume is $65. The costume fee is due by the 1st week in October. One costume is purchased per year per class and is used at 3 different performances  Please put your costume away for safekeeping and wear it only to performances.  The costume fee will be posted to accounts and processed on Oct 1st if not paid before. More specific information about costumes will be sent home.