Tuition

Tuition Schedule and Payment Options 2016-2017

All new and returning students must fill out a registration form.

Refer a Friend Program

Refer a new student to Gulfshore Ballet and receive a $25.00 credit toward any program, DVD, or merchandise at Gulfshore Ballet! New student must register and enroll for a minimum of one quarter.

Level Full Year Tuition

Per Semester Plan    (2 Payments)

   Payment Plan             (4 Payments)
Beginner Ballet $700 $350 $175
Pre-Ballet 1 $700 $350 $175
Pre-Ballet 2 $700 $350 $175
Level 1 $1,500 $750 $375
Level 2 $1,800 $900 $450
Level 3 $2,200 $1,100 $550
Level 4 $2,800 $1,400 $700
Level 5 $3,100 $1,550 $775
Level 6 $3,600 $1,800 $900
Level 7 $3,760 $1,880 $940
Level 8 $3,760 $1,880 $940
Pre-Pro $3,760 $1,880 $940

All forms and fees are due for the 2016-17 school year on August 15, 2016

Payment Options

1.  EARLY REGISTRATION Full year payment: registration forms and fees paid by July 18, 2016 receives a 5% discount. (discount does not apply to Ensemble programs)

2.  Per semester (2 payments): 1st payment, registration forms and fees due August 15, 2016 and balance due January 9, 2017.

3.  Payment plan (4 payments): 1st payment, registration forms and fees due August 15, 2016; 2nd payment due October 31, 2016; 3rd payment due January 9, 2017; and balance due March 6, 2017.

**Family discounts on class fees! Siblings attending classes at Gulfshore Ballet are eligible for a 5% discount on one student’s tuition.

**All students pay a non-refundable $50.00 registration fee.

**Please be advised that students with past due or over-due tuition will not be permitted to take class. All tuition monies are due according to the dates and payment plans above.

 

GSB Ensemble Programs

Ensemble 2: Levels 6-Pre-Pro and Ensemble 1: Levels 4-5

The Gulfshore Ballet Ensemble (GSB Ensemble) is a classical ballet elective program designed for Gulfshore Ballet students who are interested in increasing their training, improving technical skills, Pas de deux (partnering), pointe, variations, and increased performance opportunities. The GSB Ensemble is open to students in Levels 4-5 and 6-Pre Pro.  

Ensemble 2: Levels 6-7-8-Pre-Pro Schedule*

Month/Day Pointe Boys/Pas de deux Variations
August: 20, 27 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
September:  10, 17, 24 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
October:  1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
November: 5, 12, 19 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
December:  3, 10 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
January: 14, 21, 28 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
February: 4, 11, 18, 25 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
March 4, 11, 18, 25 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
April: 1, 8, 22, 29 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
May: 6 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
*12:30-1:00 PM Lunch

 

Ensemble 1: Levels 4-5 Schedule 

Month/Day Technique Pointe
August: 20, 27 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
September:  10, 17, 24 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
October:  1, 8, 15, 22, 29 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
November: 5, 12, 19 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM​ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
December:  3, 10 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
January: 14, 21, 28 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
February: 4, 11, 18, 25 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
March 4, 11, 18, 25 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM​ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
April: 1, 8, 22, 29 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM​ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
May: 6 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM​ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Attendance:

  • Attendance is required for all three classes being offered in the Ensemble (pas de deux, pointe, variations). Attendance at each session, as outlined above, is required. Frequent absences may impact a student’s progress in the program and may result in a student not performing with the group.
  • Students who are not currently on pointe are required to participate in the pointe class, but will do so in their ballet slippers on demi-pointe. Promotion to pointe shoes is based on student readiness and the instructor’s evaluation of the student. 

Student Payment Options

Gulfshore Ballet students who are registered and enrolled in the regular program of study in Levels 4-5 and 6-Pre Pro will not be required to pay an additional registration fee for the GSB Ensemble Program. Non-GSB students must pay a non-refundable $50.00 to enroll in the elective program. Tuition monies are non-refundable. In the event of a physical injury or an extended illness, an account credit will be considered on an individual basis. 

 

Cost & Payment Options

Payment Amount and Due Dates

Payment Type                 L 4-5             L 6-Pre-Pro     Number of Payments    Payment Due

____ Annual                      $1,000            $1,500              1                         8/15/16

____ Semester                  $500               $750                 2                         8/15/16, 1/9/17

____ P/P (4 payments)    $250               $375                  4                         8/15/16, 10/31/16, 1/9/17, 3/6/17

____ Single Class Option $40 per class or $160 per session (all levels)                                          

____ Registration Fee:  $50 (Non-GSB students only)

 

Open Class Program: Adults, Teens, and Students

Gulfshore Ballet is pleased to offer adults, teens and students in the community the opportunity to participate in ballet classes on a part-time schedule. This program allows for participation in one or more classes at a level suited for the student. Placement class is recommended. Classes offered on a single class basis.

Click Here for Adult Membership details

 

Performance Fees*:

Nutcracker     $150.00
Florida Youth Dance Gala     $50.00
SW Florida Symphony     $150.00
Gulf Coast Opera     $50.00
Spring Gala     $150.00
*Other full-scale/mini performances and community collaborations are subject to a performance fee.

 

Please make checks payable to: Gulfshore Ballet – 2155 Andrea Lane C5-6 Fort Myers, FL 33912. If you would like to add a tax deductible contribution to the Friends of Gulfshore Ballet fund, please include this donation with your initial payment.  Your generous donation will go toward the operational costs of maintaining the school. Thank you for your support!

Download 2016/2017 Tuition rates below