Frequently Asked Questions
We are delighted to officially announce that Diane's School of Dance in Newfane is now a part of the Jaclyn Carol's Dance Academy family! Our staffs have joined forces to continue over six decades of quality dance education! We are so excited to have two amazing dance communities comes together across two locations, under one dance family.
All of us at JCDA have felt our passion for dance calling us to inspire students beyond our North Tonawanda community - making dance fun for all, regardless of age of ability. Miss Melissa is moving to be with her family overseas and had been searching for someone she could truly trust to carry on her family's legacy and ensure the music and memories from Diane's School of Dance play on for many years to come.
At JCDA, we achieve student success by teaching thorough technique in a fun and enjoyable atmosphere. Our students are motivated to achieve their best because our teachers encourage them in positive, confidence-building ways! All of our staff members have trained with numerous nationally and internationally known performers. Our entire staff is also CPR certified.
We know you have many questions - so we have put together a list of some common questions to get us started on the right foot.
Q When does this go into effect?
A January 1, 2019
Q Is my tuition going to change?
A TUITION rates & fees will remain the same.
Q Who are payments endorsed to?
A Please endorse all payments to: JCDA or Jaclyn Carol’s Dance Academy
Q Are Miss Lizz and Miss Megan going to continue at the studio?
A Yes, all staff will remain the same with the potential for additional staff and classes to be offered. ie modern dance, competition, musical theater, special needs & creative movement
Q When can we meet Miss Jackie and Miss Shari and talk about all that is going on?
A We are holding a series of Meet & Greets in Newfane during regularly scheduled classes on Thursday December 6, Saturday December 8, Monday December 10, and Tuesday December 11. Please come and enjoy some refreshments, get to know us and what we are about, and bring your questions! We are here to help and excited to meet you!
Q Is the rehearsal and recital still going to be at Barker HS?
A No, information about this years recital will be distributed in class and online by February 1st. Recital will be held at Cardinal O'Hara High School in Tonawanda, New York.