Frequently Asked Questions
How do I pay for Classes?
Fees are based on four (4) week terms. We have a total of 10 terms that run from September through June. We currently accept checks and cash. Payments are requested during the first week of each term, otherwise are subject to a late fee. We charge a non-refundable $30 Registration Fee per family per year.
Each additional child per family will receive a discount of $20 per term payment.
What should my Child wear for class?
Girl's Gymnastics: leotard, no jewelry, optional sport socks
Boy's Gymnastics: t-shirt, shorts, no jewelry, optional sport socks
Dance: black leotard, pink tights, optional leg warmers
Required: pink ballet slippers and black tap shoes
What are your 2022-23 Term Dates?
Term 1: September 6 through October 2
Term 2: October 3 through October 30
Term 3: October 31 through November 27
Term 4: November 28 through January 1*
Term 5: January 2 through January 29
Term 6: January 30 through February 26
Term 7: February 27 through March 26
Term 8: March 27 through April 30*
Term 9: May 1 through May 28
Term 10: May 29 through June 25
*Please note: Joan's Olympic Gym will be closed Thurs. Dec 22nd through Wed. Dec 28th and Mon. April 17th through Sat. April 22nd. We have included an extra week (for a total of 5 weeks) into terms 4 and 8 to compensate for the weeks we are closed.
Are your Teachers qualified?
All of our Teachers are fully qualified and personally trained by our director, Joan Sullivan McDonough. All staff members are CPR and first aid certified.
Can Parents watch?
We are currently asking that Parents refrain from watching classes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We have implemented a "kiss and go" policy to encourage parents to drop off and pick up students with a staff member at the door. Exceptions may be made in special circumstances, please call the office for more information.
What Holidays are you closed?
Columbus Day: October 10. 2022
Thanksgiving Day: November 24, 2022
Christmas week: December 22 - December 28, 2022
New Year's Day: January 1, 2023
President's Day: February 20, 2023
Memorial Day: May 29, 2023
What if my Child misses a class?
We allow one make-up class during the same term as a child misses a class. Please contact the office to make arrangements for a make-up. We do not offer refunds for missed classes.
What about inclement weather?
If the Gym is closed due to inclement weather, we will post on the front page of this website, Facebook, and Instagram. You may also call the office for more information. We will offer one make-up class during the same term if we cancel due to extreme weather.