2023 Student Registration

Registration is now open!  Please review the information on this page, then scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the appropriate registration button to begin the registration process.

Schedule 2023-2024

Progression Chart 2022-23 to 2023-24

BEFORE registering for the incorrect class, please email donna@danceartsmerrick.com with any questions and someone will get back to you regarding appropriate class placement options.

If the class you are interested in is currently closed, please place yourself on the waitlist.  If there is enough interest in a particular class, an additional section may be added.


  • Start date for classes is Monday, September 11th
  • Pre-K classes are 45 min / Regular classes are 50 min
  • Pre-K:  Ballet for children 3 and 4 years old.  Must be potty trained.
  • Kind:  Ballet for students entering Kindergarten
  • K-1:  Ballet for students entering Kindergarten and 1st grade
  • K-1 Tap – Tap for students entering Kindergarten and 1st grade
  • Tap 1-2:  Tap for students entering 1st grade and 2nd grade
  • HH 1-2:  Hip Hop for students entering 1st and 2nd grade
  • Mod 1-2:  Ballet for students entering 1st and 2nd grade
  • Cl 1-2:  Classical ballet for 2nd graders with previous ballet experience, 3rd and 4th graders
  • Jazz 1-2:  Jazz for students entering 3rd grade and up
  • Lyr 1-2:  Lyrical for students entering 4th grade and up
All online registration choices will be reviewed promptly by our staff for appropriate placement and you will be contacted if there are any discrepancies.  We will then assist you at that time in selecting the appropriate class placement for your child.

Please see provided fee schedule.  Payment must be received within 3 business days of registration, to secure you child’s spot in the class.  Payments can be made by cash, check or Venmo @DanceArts-Merrick (name will say James Dale and have our logo).  Checks should be made out to Dance Arts and mailed to 57 Merrick Ave, Merrick, NY 11566.   Please email donna@danceartsmerrick.com with any questions.

# classes Sept June Registration Fee Total Due at Registration
1 $65 $65 $30 $160
2 $117 $117 1 child – $30 $264
2 children – $60 $294
3 $171 $171 1 child – $30 $372
2 children – $60 $402
3 children – $75 $417
4 $221 $221 1 child – $30 $472
2 children – $60 $502
3+ children – $75 $517

Please email donna@danceartsmerrick.com for 5 or more classes or if you wish to pay your tuition in full.  There is a 5% discount on tuition paid in full at registration.