How do I register for classes? Registration information can be found on the Enrollment page.
Where in Forest Squaure is LPAA located? Between Lou Malnati's Pizzeria and Tips 2 Toes.
Where in Gorton Community Center is LPAA satellite located? On the second floor in the Friends Room.
Do you have a dress code? Yes, please click here.. A dress code helps teachers see how well students are implementing the technical aspects of dance being taught: body alignment, stretched feet, extended knees, etc. For parents, a dress code takes the hassle out of readying their child for class, and it’s less expensive than keeping their children’s closets full of the latest dance styles. For students, a dress code promotes equality in the classroom and allows the student to focus on training without being distracted by what others are wearing.
Where can I find class tuition information? Tuition information can be found on the Registration Form or in the brochure.
Where can I find information on LPAA's policies? Our policies can be found on the policies page.
My child does not have school today, will LPAA classes be held? All dates of non-attendance can be found on our calendar page. Classes are held on: Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Martin Luther King Jr's Day, Presidents' Day, Washington's Birthday. Classes are not held on: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day.
Will classes be cancelled due to Inclement Weather? If classes are cancelled due to weather, a message will be posted on the LPAA phone line one hour prior to the first class. Please call the academy if weather is bad.
Where do I find Recital information? Recital informaiton will be distributed in handbook form in the spring. Additional info can be viewed on the Performance page.
Can my child enroll in an full season class once the season has begun? Having new students join an existing class mid-year would force existing students to unnecessarily review the previously taught material. For this reason new students are not accepted into existing classes after November 15. Exception 1: Students with previous training may be allowed to join an existing class, depending on their ability level.
Exception 2: We except new students throughout the year in our Early Childhood classes.