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 2023-24 Term Dates?
Term 1: September 11 through October 8
Term 2: October 9 through November 5
Term 3: November 6 through December 3
Term 4: December 4 through January 7*
Term 5: January 8 through February 4
Term 6: February 5 through March 3
Term 7: March 4 through March 31
Term 8: April 1 through May 5*
Term 9: May 6 through June 2
Term 10: June 3 through June 23
*Please note: Joan's Olympic Gym will be closed Sun. Dec 24th through Sun. Dec 31st and Mon. April 15th through Sat. April 20th 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 coaches 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 9th 2023
Thanksgiving Day: November 23, 2023
Christmas week: December 24 - December 31, 2023
New Year's Day: January 1, 2024 (morning, open for afternoon classes!)
President's Day: February 19, 2024
Memorial Day: May 27, 2024
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.