Tuition and Policies

Studio Policies



Classes are 45 minutes each, with some exceptions.

Pre-School classes include both ballet and tap within the 45-minute period.  

Ballet & Pointe/Pre-Pointe total 90 minutes, and are considered two classes. 


Ballet and Tap 1A+ are considered two 

classes, and both Ballet and Tap are required for enrollment.


Any student missing 4 consecutive lessons (without notifying the studio) will be withdrawn from the class, and will be subject to a $25 reinstatement fee to re-enroll.  Any student who misses more than three lessons in a 2-month period or four consecutive lessons may be moved back to a less-advanced class at the instructor's discretion.  Please check with the front desk for schedules to make up missed classes.  You are required to notify the front desk to add, change, or drop any class in order to ensure accurate billing.




Age minimum for beginner Pre-School is 3 years old. Age minimum for KidsBop is 6 years old, TheaterBop is 7 years old, and JazzBop is 8 years old.  Age minimum for Hip-Hop or Jazz is 9 years old. 

Students in KidsBop, TheaterBop, JazzBop, are also be required to study ballet. Students enrolled in Lyrical are also required to study ballet or jazz.   Students must have taken Pre-School classes at Earle Cobb in order to be placed in a 1A+ level. Students in all advanced classes, with the exception of Hip Hop will be required to study ballet.   


Please call us at

210-493-9611 with questions.




registration fee is $55 for the first family member and $25 for each additional family member.  Current students may only register for a new year if the previous year's account is paid in full.

Tuition may be paid in two ways:

  • MONTHLY (due the 1st lesson of each month)

  • 2 INSTALLMENTS (1st installment due Sep. 1st, 2nd installment due Jan. 1st; 2nd payment is discounted 10%)

Monthly tuition is due the 1st of each month. We accept cash, checks and credit cards.  We do not send out monthly bills. It is the account holder's reponsibility to pay in a timely manner.  A late fee of $15 will be assessed after the 15th of the month (without exception) and there will be a $25 returned check fee. Payments may be made in person at the studio, by signing up for automatic payments, or online via our Parent Portal at

earlecobbdancestudio .

You must notify the studio in writing if you plan to withdraw, or tuition will continue to accrue on the account.


There is no tuition reduction or refund for classes missed or days we are closed.  Students are allowed and encouraged to make up missed classes within the same semester. 

Parent Responsibilities


It is the responsibility of the parent or adult student to be aware of all studio activities, such as recitals, picture days, extra rehearsals, and dates that the studio will be open or closed.  The studio will post all such notices in the lobby and on our website, via email, as well as sending notices home with the students.  It is the parent's responsibility to regularly check these locations to ensure that they are informed, and to notify the studio of any address, email, or phone number change.  One adult per family will be expected to volunteer in some capacity for the Winter Showcase or June Recital.  Attendance at Dress Rehearsal is MANDATORY for participation in the June Recital.

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