COVID-19 Studio Update

We are so happy to announce that as of April 21st we are back running face to face classes. In order for the studio to remain open we have policies in place which are in line with the government regulations which you can read below.

Let’s keep dancing!

Health & Safety Policies

On arrival to the studio:

  • Wear a mask when arriving and leaving Academy of Dance and in our waiting area.
  • From 19th May 2022, students have the option of taking their mask off when inside the studios during their dance classes (please have something to put your mask in)
  • Have your temperature checked (anyone with a temperature above 37.8 degrees celsius or displaying symptoms will be sent home)
  • Use hand sanitiser when arriving and leaving
  • If over 12 years old use the Leave Home Safe App so we can scan your vaccine pass
  • Follow the vaccine pass (over 12 years must have had 1st vaccine, and after June 30th if over 6 months since 1st vaccine must have 2nd or have a medical exemption)
  • Arrive in your dance uniform (changing rooms will be 1 in 1 out)
  • Change into dance shoes before entering our studios. Clean indoor sport shoes will need to be changed into for Hip Hop classes.

Other info:

  • Teachers & staff wear masks when inside our reception area. Teacher’s will keep masks on during class unless all students take their masks off (from 19th May 2022).
  • All teachers and staff follow the vaccine pass (2 vaccines, if 90 days since 2nd vaccine need to have 3rd, or medical exemption and testing every 3 days)
  • All regular and make up classes must be booked in advance, no walk ins allowed for us to be able to manage class numbers
  • Studio & contents are cleaned daily & ‘high touch’ areas, e.g., ballet barres are cleaned every hour during class times.
  • Classes are adapted for social distancing during classes to minimise physical contact. Tape laid out to keep a 1.5 metre distance between students in groups of 4 during class.
  • Our waiting area and reception is CLOSED, pick up and drop off for students only, please do not wait in the hallway, anything you need, please contact us via phone/WhatsApp.

What we need you to do:

  • Follow our health & safety precautions.
  • If you or anyone in your family is unwell, please stay home.

We would LOVE to hear from you and know you thoughts on anything we can do to continue to support your dancers at home. Please fill out the form if you have time.