Registration: A non-refundable fee of $25 per student per school year is required at time of registration.
Payment Information: Tuition will be automatically deducted on the 26th of each month for the following month's lessons. If accounts are paid after the first of the month, there will be a $15.00 late fee applied to the account balance. There is a $20.00 returned check charge for any checks returned by the bank. We prefer that families register using their checking account number. We also accept Mastercard, Visa and Discover. ***PLEASE NOTE that once a student has begun lessons, he/she is committed through the current session (session dates are available on www.chaskamusicstudios.com). A 30 day written notice is required to terminate lessons for the next session. For example, if the next session begins on September 7th, a 30-day notice would be due on August 7th. Fall Sessions consist of 20 lessons, Spring Session consists of 20 lessons, and Summer Session consists of 8 lessons.
Missed Lessons and Make-up Lessons: Lessons missed due to vacation outside of the Chaska Music Studios’ calendar and make-up lessons cancelled or forgotten by the student will not be made up. Lessons missed because of illness or emergency will be made up depending on availability of time in the instructor's schedule, ONLY if the individual Instructor is informed 24 hours in advance. Make-up lessons must be completed in the session in which absences occur. Each student is allowed one make-up lesson per session. Lessons will not be carried over to the next session. In the event that the Instructor is ill, lessons will be made up or amount will be deducted from next payment. Make-up lessons cancelled or forgotten by the student will not be made up.
Care of Students: Parents with students 5 years and younger are asked to remain in the building during the classes. Students are not to be left alone for excessive time before or after lessons. By signing in the space provided on the registration form, you release responsibility of Chaska Music Studios and the instructor if you choose to leave your child unattended before and after lessons.
Teacher Cancellations: In the event that the instructor is ill, lessons will be made up or amount will be deducted from next payment. Make-up lessons cancelled or forgotten by the student will not be made up.
Injuries: Parents, legal guardians of minor students and adult students waive the right to any legal action for any injury sustained on studio property resulting from normal lesson activity or any other activity conducted by the students before, during or after lesson time.
Photo Release: The school is hereby granted permission to take photographs of the students to use in brochures, web sites, posters, advertisements and other promotional materials the school creates. Permission is also hereby granted for the studio to copyright such photographs in its name.
Weather: Lessons missed or cancelled due to adverse weather conditions cannot be made up. CHASKA MUSIC STUDIOS WILL BE CLOSED when District 112 is closed or after-school activities are cancelled due to SNOW and ICE.The studio will remain open for lessons if schools are closed due to wind chill advisory (lessons are optional for the student, but will not be eligible for a make-up). Please check the Eastern Carver County School District 112 website to see if there are school closings or if after school activities are canceled.