1.Registration: A non-refundable $50.00 registration fee per family is due every Fall Semester at the time of
    registration. If you register in the Spring the registration fee is $35.00.

    2. Tuition and Payments: Tuition is based on 17-19 weeks per semester depending on the day of the week. It is
    paid in full before the first lessons of each semester. Payment plans are available upon request. Tuition is prorated
    for students who register after the school year has started. Payments are made by credit card or check. Tuition does
    not include cost of books, instruments, and supplemental materials, unless otherwise noted.

    3. Withdrawals and Refunds: If you decide to withdraw, you will receive a full tuition refund before the first week,
    90% after the first week, 75% after the second week, 50% after the third week, no refunds are given after the fourth
    week. The registration fee is non-refundable. Request for withdrawal is made in writing (e-mail or US Postal Service)
    directly to the office. Mailed requests must be dated and signed. The notice must be received at least 48 hours
    before the following lesson.

    4. Retuned Checks: Returned checks will be subject to a $25.00 fee.

    5. Make up Lessons: Each student will be given 2 make up lessons per semester due to student cancellations.
    Teacher must be notified at least 24 hours in advance. Shorter notices will not be acknowledged. FORGETTING A
    LESSON IS NOT AN EXCUSED ABSENCE AND A MAKE UP WILL NOT BE GRANTED UNDER ANY
    CIRCUMSTANCES. Make up lessons CANNOT be rescheduled. Make up lessons and unused lessons cannot be
    credited to the next semester neither in the form of  a make up nor as a payment credit. Lessons missed by the
    teacher will be made up upon mutual agreement of day and time.

    6. Parents' Responsibilities: Parents are responsible for providing safe and quiet environment for their child's
    lesson.

    7. Mini Theory and Ear Training Course: When registering for instrumental lessons, the student is automotically
    enrolled in the Mini Theory and Ear Training Course. It is included in the weekly instrumental lesson and is taught by
    the same teacher.

    8. Performances: At the end of each semester students perform in a student recital. All students taking private
    lessons are expected to participate. A fee of $25.00 per attending adult will be charged in advanced. Children attend
    for free.

    9. Concent and Release
    I, for my minor child, identified below ("Child"), hereby grant to the Varta Academy of Musical Arts (the "Academy")
    and anyone acting on its behalf, the absolute right to use the image, voice, photograph, and/or any other likeness of
    my Child in the Academy's promotional materials, including without limitation, its website and brochures. I, for my
    Child, hereby release the Academy and anyone acting on its behalf, from any and all liability arising out of the
    creation or use of the promotional materials.

    I understand that neither I nor my Child will receive any money or other compensation in exchange for this Consent
    and Release.

    I hereby represent that I am the parent and/or legal guardian of the Child listed below, that I have the full right to enter
    into this Consent and Release, and that I am entering into this Consent and Release knowingly and voluntarily.
MANHATTAN
IN HOME LESSONS
Access our REGISTRATION FORM

SCHOOL POLICY
Copyright 2009 © Varta Academy of Musical Arts. All rights reserved.