Pole Academy is MCDF’s Signature structured workshop membership, where over 24 weeks, members experience a customized curriculum where they build strength, flexibility and confidence, while learning tricks, transitions and technique throughout our beginner/intermediate and advanced pole levels.
Below you will find all workshop info and pole academy policies.
Any questions, contact: MCDFPole@gmail.com
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Registration is now open for current student renewals and upgrades for our 2022 Summer & Fall Seasons. If you're interested in a Pole Academy commitment, email MCDFPole@gmail.com and the menu will be forwarded to you.
You will receive these benefits as long as your PA Membership Perks are active!
PA Perks are valid for the duration of your membership! Passes or perks that state 3 Weeks complete on time = You attended at least 2 scheduled sessions each week, for 3 weeks consecutively, without needing a make up session.
*Progress reports will not be issued to accounts with more than 3 missed focus sessions in a term.
MCDF reserves the right to update perks offered at anytime.
Any questions, contact: MCDFPole@gmail.com
Focus sessions are catered to your semi private lessons included in your membership each week. All focus sessions must be complete each week to remain current with the workshop.
If you miss a focus session NOT due to a late cancel or no show, you will have 2 weeks to complete from the date the session(s) were initially due. Email MCDFPole@gmail.com to schedule your makeup. (Our week begins on Sunday and ends on Saturday. Sessions should be complete by Saturday of each week.) If you do not make up the session within the 2 week period, you will need to purchase a single session pass within 4 weeks of the missed session to remain current with the workshop.
In the event you’re going on vacation; if at least a 4 week notice is given for the sessions that will be missed, you will be given until the end of the term to complete the make up sessions for the time off. Less than 4 weeks notice, you will be given 2 weeks to make up sessions upon your return. If no notice is given, focus session make ups will not be provided. Email MCDFPole@gmail.com to schedule your make up.
In order for Pole Academy to flow properly and ensure optimal student progress, you must follow the focus session structure.
Scenarios that would jeopardize placement in Pole Academy: Missed Focus Sessions and did not make them up, Unpaid missed session fees, Unpaid tuition.
In the event the membership is altered, a member will have 24 hours to reinstate the membership, or the spot in the workshop will be forfeited. The remainder of the membership will be transitioned into a Bundle package that includes the same amount of sessions that were remaining in your PA membership, less all membership perks.
MCDF requires a 24 hour notice for all cancellations. In the event less than 24 hours notice is given, the cancellation will be considered “late” You will be charged a $20 cancellation fee for each late cancelled class up to 24 hours before the class, No exceptions. If your reservation is a no show the charge will be $25. Missed session fees are due no later than 48 hours of the missed session. - Once payment is received, a make up pass will be added to your account and valid for 2 weeks from the date of the missed session.
Due to the discounted tuition with memberships, Missed Session fees are not negotiable and will be deducted from tuition and alter the expiration of your membership, if unpaid. If an account has an unpaid late cancel or no show, that account will forfeit the bonus passes for the following month. Please just try to give a 24 hour notice for cancellations, to avoid missed session fees. In the event the studio cancels for any reason with less than a 24 hour notice, passes are returned to accounts to be rescheduled, and a free semi private session pass is added to accounts affected for the inconvenience. Cancellations made by the studio within the 24 hour time frame will result in passes returned to accounts to reschedule. Semi Private Prize Passes will not be redeemed for Late Cancellations/No Shows. Effective 3/1: Missed session fees will be invoiced from studiobooking, and due within 48 hours of cancellation to avoid membership adjustment.
All deposits, payments, and tuition made to MCDF are non refundable.
If on a payment plan, tuition is due no later than the due date assigned at the time of registration. In the event tuition is not paid by the close of studio on the due date, a $25 Late Fee will be added to the tuition invoice. If not paid within 72 hours of the due date, the spot in the pole academy workshop will be forfeited, and a $150 Early Pole Academy Termination Fee will also be added and the total invoice will be due immediately. Once invoice is paid, the sessions attached to the tuition invoice will be added to the account as a bundle pack, and valid for 30 days from date issued.
If you are unable to commit to your membership and need to drop. You will need to complete a Drop Form. Drop Forms received until week 4 of workshop) will be charged a $150 Early Membership Termination fee. Any payment plan billing will stop the month following your drop. If paid in full, you will receive a studio credit valid for the duration of the original membership. Drop forms are not accepted after week 4 in the membership, as it is too late to fill the slot. Any tuition payment plans will need to be paid if the membership is not dropped by week 4.
*Please note: Memberships are created for the purpose of student progression and consistency. Due to limited availability in all workshops & memberships, students who drop from the Pole Academy workshop, will be ineligible for future Pole Academy & Membership registrations.