SUMMER REQUIREMENTS
EACH DANCER IS REQUIRED TO TAKE A MINIMUM OF TWO “SUMMER INTENSIVE TRAINING” CLASSES.
          DATES: JUNE 7, 14, 21, 28   JULY 12, 19, 26
          TIMES: 5:30PM - 8:30PM WITH MISS MADDIE
          COST: $35 EACH CLASS,

AUDITIONS
DANCERS MUST ATTEND ONE OF TWO DATES TO AUDITION. IF YOU CANNOT MAKE EITHER AUDITION TIME, PLEASE SCHEDULE AN ALTERNATIVE OPTION WITH US! AUDITION FEE IS $10 WHICH WILL BE APPLIED TO YOUR ACCOUNT WHEN THE SEASON BEGINS.
          JUNE 27
                 AGES 9 AND UNDER: 4PM - 6PM
                 AGES 10 AND UP, 6PM - 8:30PM
          JULY 25
                 AGES 9 AND UNDER: 4PM - 6PM
                 AGES 10 AND UP, 6PM - 8:30PM

PARENT MEETING
     MONDAY, JULY 30, 6PM
     ALL FORMS AND SELECTION OF DANCES ARE DUE AT 6PM ON AUGUST 2ND.

BOOTCAMP
EACH DANCER MUST ATTEND BOOTCAMP WITH THEIR TEAM. IF YOU ARE UNABLE TO MAKE THESE DATES DUE TO PRIOR SCHEDULED FAMILY VACATIONS, PLEASE TALK TO US FOR AN ALTERNATIVE OPTION.
          DATES: AUGUST 6-10
                 MON/WED/FRI:      MINI TEAM: NOON - 3PM          JUNIOR TEAM: 4PM - 8PM
                 TUES/THUR:          TEEN TEAM: 4PM - 9PM
                 SATURDAY:            TEEN TEAM: NOON - 5PM
    

          COST: MINI TEAM: $100, JUNIOR TEAM: $150, TEEN TEAM: $187.50

CHOREOGRAPHY WEEK
DANCERS MUST BE IN CLASS FOR CHOREOGRAPHY WEEK. IF DANCERS MISS ANY DANCE, THEY WILL BE PLACED ON PROBATION UNTIL THEY HAVE MADE UP THEIR TIME, AND ARE CAUGHT UP WITH THE REST OF THEIR TEAM.
     DATES: AUGUST 12 - 18     (MINIS AND JUNIOR WILL BE ON SUNDAY)
     DATES AND TIMES VARY BASED ON WHICH DANCE EACH CHILD IS IN.
     COST: $15 PER DANCE

SEASON
COMPETITIVE TEAM PRACTICE DAYS: TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS
ALL DANCERS MUST ATTEND CONVENTION WITH THEIR TEAM. DATES: TBD
COMPETITIONS: 3 COMPETITIONS, ALL DANCES ATTEND EACH COMPETITION.
NO NATIONALS (THIS IS AN EVERY OTHER YEAR EVENT)
COMPETITIONS AND CONVENTIONS ARE DETERMINED AFTER BOOTCAMP. DATES FOR THESE ARE NOT POSTED UNTIL AFTER THEY ALL HAVE THEIR NATIONALS.
STUDENT LEAVE FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT BEFORE BOOT CAMP FOR ANY FAMILY VACATIONS, SO DANCERS WILL NOT BE PENALIZED FOR MISSING PRACTICES.

FEES AND REQUIREMENTS
ALL STUDENTS MUST TAKE BOTH TECHNIQUE CLASSES.
     MINIS: BALLET TECHNIQUE AND TAP TECHNIQUE
     JUNIORS AND TEENS: BALLET TECHNIQUE AND JAZZ TECHNIQUE

TAP STUDENTS MUST TAKE TAP TECHNIQUE.
ANYONE WHO WOULD LIKE TO TAKE TAP TECHNIQUE AS AN ADDITIONAL CLASS IS WELCOME AS WELL. WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND TAP TECHNIQUE SO THAT STUDENTS ARE PREPARED FOR ANY CONVENTIONS OR OTHER EVENTS THAT MAY REQUIRE TAP.

ALL COMPETITIVE TEAM MEMBERS MUST BE IN ONE OR MORE GROUP DANCES. 
ALL DANCERS ARE REQUIRED TO BE IN A JAZZ DANCE.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BE IN TWO GROUP DANCES BEFORE BEING ELIGIBLE FOR SOLOS / DUOS / TRIOS.
STUDENTS ALSO HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO BE AN UNDERSTUDY. IN THE EVENT ANOTHER DANCER CANNOT COMPETE, THIS DANCER WILL FILL IN. COST IS $10 PER MONTH, MUST PURCHASE A COSTUME, AND WILL ONLY HAVE TO PAY FOR COMPETITIONS THEY FILL IN FOR. THEY WILL ALSO BE DANCING IN RECITAL.

FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS      DISCOUNTS ARE APPLIED FOR BEING IN MULTIPLE GROUP DANCES.

          TECHNIQUE CLASSES .............................................$15 / CLASS / MONTH
          GROUP DANCE (½ HOUR): ......................................$25 / CLASS / MONTH
          SOLO DANCE (½ HOUR):......................................... $25 / CLASS / MONTH
          DUO OR TRIO DANCE (½ HOUR): ...........................$12 PER DANCER / CLASS / MONTH

EXTRA FEES
ALL STUDENTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE SHOES, TIGHTS, EARRINGS, NECKLACE, AND OTHER EXTRA ACCESSORIES AND DANCE WEAR. SOME EXTRA COSTS MAY COME UP ALONG THE WAY SUCH AS A T-SHIRT FOR AN EVENT, TEAM PARTIES, ETC.

COSTUME FEES VARY BASED ON EACH DANCE. RANGES FROM $55 - $150

COMPETITION FEES: PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE PRICES ARE FROM 2018 DANCE SEASON. THESE PRICES MAY FLUCTUATE AS THE COMPETITION PRICES FLUCTUATE FOR THE 2019 DANCE SEASON.
          GROUP DANCE: ......................................$75 PER DANCER, PER DANCE
          SOLO DANCE: .........................................$145 PER DANCE
          DUO OR TRIO DANCE:............................$85 PER DANCER

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At WEST MICHIGAN ELITE, we provide our students with opportunities to perform and compete which gives them a greater opportunity to improve to their highest potential. Below is our 2018-2019 Competitive Season.