August/September 2019


We hope you all had a wonderful summer. We would like to welcome all of you to BDS!! 

Classes begin Thursday, September 5th in New Bremen & September 16th in Bellefontaine! Please see all upcoming events as well as class details. We hope you find the information helpful. If you have additional questions or concerns, please contact us at boyddancestudios@gmail.com or call 419-977-2748

Follow us on Facebook! BDS is always putting fun and exciting things on our page! Be on the lookout for regular newsletters, like this one, to be posted on our websites blog. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to ask. 

Again, Welcome to Boyd Dance Studios! 

Payments: You may check your monthly tuition balance by logging in to your account at MyDanceworks.net. BDS accepts the following payment methods: Check, Money Order and Cash. We currently do not accept credit card payment. Tuition is payable monthly on or by the 1st of each month regardless of absences, illness, weather related, vacations or holidays. ONLY EXCEPTION September & January due to the later start date. No refunds or adjustments due to absences. Rehearsals are counted as classes. Tuition is non-refundable and non-transferable. You may mail to 313 N. Herman St. or pay at the front desk. Cash payments must be placed in an envelope with your child’s name on the outside. For payment by check, put the child’s name in the memo. Late Fees: Tuition received after the 1st of each month will incur a $10.00 late fee that will be assessed to your account. NOTE: We ask that when you drop off or mail your payment that you include in the MEMO your students full name, and what the payment should be applied to. 

REFERRAL PROGRAM  We LOVE referrals so as a part of our appreciation, all current BDS families that refer a new registering student, YOU will receive $20 for each referral.  Your account will be credited in December 

BDS Dance Shop *Shoe Requirements * All classroom attire is available on the Boyd Dance Studios website. Click on “Dance Shop”. Required Shoes and class attire details can be found there. All shoes for BDS are exclusive and cannot be purchased through other retailers and are only available 

Upcoming Events New Bremen

Sunday August 18 Bremenfest Parade 1:00P *Meet in front of the studio 12:45P

Saturday August 24 Open House 11:00-1:00P

Thursday September 5 Classes begin

September 16-19 Try A Class Week

October 7-10 Bring A Friend Week

Thursday October 31 Trick or Treat-No classes Due to surrounding communities having activities

November 14 Costume Fees Due

Thursday November 28 Thanksgiving Break – No classes 

Upcoming Events Bellefontaine

Monday August 26 Open House 5:00-8:00P

Monday September 16 Classes begin

September 30-October 3 Try A Class Week

October 7-10 Bring A Friend Week

Thursday October 31 Trick or Treat-No classes Due to surrounding communities having activities

Thursday November 28 Thanksgiving Break – No classes 

MISSED CLASSES Students missing classes because of conflicts with other activities have the opportunity to make up lessons in another class. Please contact the office for other make up class days and times. NO REFUNDS will be given for missed classes. 

WEATHER RELATED CANCELLATIONS Cancellation information will be posted by 2:00p on our Facebook page. Missed class due to inclement weather can be made up in a class at your convenience. Classes must be made up within a month and with a similar class type. Please email BDS if you have any questions or concerns. Three (3) missed class due to inclement weather will be a scheduled makeup class by BDS. Classes are NOT necessarily cancelled when school is cancelled for inclement weather. 

RECITAL PERFORMANCE New Bremen location only At the end of your dancers exciting dance season, they get to perform in the very entertaining Year End Recital performance! All students are invited to participate in our annual recital performance. This year’s show date is May 29 & 30 2020. 

RECITAL PERFORMANCE COSTUME - DANCE / TUMBLING CLASSES New Bremen location only Costumes for the spring dance recital will be ordered December 10th to ensure proper arrival for our May 30th recital. Costume order forms are sent home in October. Costume fees are due by November 14, 2019. After December 1st, add $10.00 fee per costume. If a class is dropped after December 10 when costumes have been order, you will be responsible for paying the costume fee. Price Break down: All recital costumes are $65 per costume. All Twinkle II, III, ShowStar I, II, III perform an additional number in the recital. The second costume cost is $50 * Commemorative Finale t-shirt $18 * Recital Performance Tights- $10 a pair (if applicable) We make every effort to keep costume costs down without sacrificing the quality. Parents are responsible for any necessary alterations. No Refunds on Costumes payments 

AuthorErin Boyd-Jellison