Cleveland City Dance
53 years in business13108 Shaker Sq
Cleveland, OH 44120-2313
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BBB File Opened: 03/02/2005
Business Started: 01/01/1965
Business Incorporated: 09/17/2004 in OH
Type of EntityLimited Liability Company (LLC)
- Ms. Courtney J. Laves-Mearini, Owner
- Dance Instruction
- Dance Company
- Non Profit Organizations
Service AreaWe service the following area(s): Chardon, OH, Concord Township, OH, Concord Twp, OH, Eastlake, OH, Fairport Harbor, OH, Fairport Hbr, OH, Kirtland, OH, Lakeline, OH, Madison, OH, Mentor on the Lake, OH, Mentor on the, OH, Mentor, OH, Painesville, OH, Timberlake, OH, Waite Hill, OH, Wickliffe, OH, Willoughby Hills, OH, Willoughby, OH, Willowick, OH, Wiloughby Hls, OH, CUYAHOGA County, OH
Alternate Business Names
- Laves Dance, LLC
- City Ballet of Cleveland
Methods of Payment
Payment Options include: one full payment for the school year September- June offering a discount,one full payment for a semester offering a discount or monthly payments. Company accepts checks and cash only. No credit card or debit cards accepted.
Refund & Exchange Policy:All students must pay a $20 individual/$30 family non-refundable annual registration fee. This fee covers the fall through the summer of an academic year. This fee applies to all students including class cardholders. The fee must be paid regardless of which semester a student begins classes.
If tuition payments are delinquent for one month, a student will not be allowed to continue classes until payments are brought current.
A $30 late fee will be charged if tuition is owed after the last class of the semester.
10-class cards are for adults only. Class cards do not register a student for a particular class nor hold their space for a class. A class will be canceled if there is NOT a minimum of five (5) individuals registered.
Class cards expire six months from date of purchase.
Class cardholders pay the $20 annual registration fee, regardless of when the card is purchased.
Class card students must sign-in prior to taking each class.
Semester discounts do not apply to class cards.
Tuition Refund Policy:
All class changes must be made within the first week of each semester and must be submitted to the Front Desk on a class change form. There are no refunds, credits or applications of tuition payments to another semester. Students who miss classes or withdraw before the end of a semester will not receive a refund, except in the case of a serious illness or injury that is documented by a physician, or if a student is moving out of town. All documentation must be received within 30 days of the injury or the refund will not be processed. Classes must be made-up within each semester.
Refund of 100% of tuition paid (minus the $40 non-refundable deposit) will be made if the student withdraws one week prior to the start of a semester.Ex. If semester begins July 9th written withdrawal must be received on or before July 2nd.
Students who miss classes or withdraw before the end of a semester will not receive a
refund, except in the case of a serious illness or injury that is documented by a physician, or if a student is moving out of town.
All documentation must be received within 30 days of the injury or the refund will
not be processed.
The refund/credit will be issued for the remainder of classes paid for in the
No financial adjustments will be given for missed classes.
Classes will not be rescheduled due to inclement weather.
Students may make-up a cancelled class in another class of the same level. For additional recommendations ask your instructor or the front desk.
Classes must have a minimum of five students. If a class is cancelled, a refund will be made if another appropriate class is not available to accommodate your schedule.
There are no refunds for the summer.
Cleveland City Dance offers dance education to instill an appreciation and love for the art of dance to students in ballet, jazz, tap, modern, Pilates, hip-hop and more. Classes are available for both children and adults.
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