F.A.Q.

  1. How old do you have to be to start classes?
    Class One have dance classes for all ages and abilities, we start from 18 months up to Adult.
     
  2. How do i enroll in a class?
    To join Class One, simply send us an enquiry via email or telephone and we'll be in touch with further details.
     
  3. How do I pay?    
    Classes are billed on a pay monthly basis at the start of each month
     
  4. How much are classes?
    Classes range between £4-£8 with a one off membership fee of £10
     
  5. What if i'm at another dance or performing arts school?
    We dont usually allow members to attend two clubs, please talk directly with the principal for futher information.
     
  6. Can parents stay in lessons / classes?
     For ages 4 and under yes, where as all other classes we encorange parents to stay in our reception area.
     
  7. Are there classes during the holidays?
    Class One Dance Academy is open for the majority of the holidays. Any closures are noted in advance
     
  8. Is there private tuition available?
    Yes we offer private dance lessons for competitors; these are in high demand and need to be booked in advance.
     
  9. Is there singing tuition available?
    Yes we offer private singing lessons upon request 
     
  10. Do you offer shows?
    Yes we have two annual shows; a mixture of dance and Musical Theatre perfomances. Dates will be advised by the school with plenty of notice.
     
  11. Do I have to pay for show costumes?
    The majority of costumes for shows are provided through the school however a small hire fee may be applicable in some cases.
     
  12. Do you attend competitions?
    Yes we do a variety of competitions throughout the year in Freestyle Disco, Lyrical, Rock and Roll and Street Dance
     
  13. Are competitions compulsory?
    No competitions are not compulsory, however many students attend as they are always fun and friendly and offer a sense of achievement.
     
  14. Are there mixed classes?
    Yes, Classes consist of girls and boy pupils.
     
  15. Do I need uniform straight away?
    No, however it is preferred and we do have a school uniform and ballet wear which is available to purchase upon request. We do ask that if the uniform is not worn then members should wear plain black dance wear.
     
  16. Will all classes be in a proper dance studio?
    Yes, we have very large dance studios in Hednesford and Cannock.
     
  17. Will my child take exams?
    At Class One we hold examinations with the largest dance associations in the World, the IDTA and UKA - These are optional exams
     
  18. Can I expect my child to progress through the school?
    Yes, at Class One we review each child’s progress and can offer progression to the highest level.
     
  19. Can you offer tuition for G.C.S.E, B-TECH etc?
    Yes we already teach in a number of schools at this level, so we can further tuition at our academy. 
     
  20. What if my child wants to pursue dance as a career or attend proffesional auditions?
    Gillian has trained many pupils who have gone on to achieve successful dance careers; Class One can support dancers with tuition and guidance for all auditions.
     
  21. Can i video or take pictures in class?
    Unfortunately videos and photography are strictly forbidden during classes and shows.