Frequently Asked Questions
Participation in dance offers a many benefits for young children, including: improved physical health, balance, coordination, musicality, socialisation skills, self-esteem and more.
We offer a variety of classes for all ages and abilities. Classes are offered in the following styles: RAD Classical Ballet, CSTD Jazz and Tap, Irish Dance, Contemporary, Acro, Hip Hop and Musical Theatre. You can find out more about our classes here.
Yes! We welcome all potential new students to attend a free trial class before enrolling with our studio. For more information or to register for a free trial class, please contact us.
Our brand new, purpose built dance studios are located at 2 Cumming Street, North Toowoomba, Queensland 4352. Cumming Street is located off Mort Street, North Toowoomba.
You can find out about all of the classes offered at JE Dancehouse by viewing the ‘Classes’ and ‘Timetable’ pages on our website. If you have any additional questions regarding our dance classes, or would like to discuss which classes may best suit your child, please send us an email or speak to our friendly Principal, Miss Jameille.
Yes, we most certainly welcome mid-term enrolments. However, students enroling mid-term may not be able to participate in some events such as exams or concerts if they are too close to the time of enrolment.
Our classes start from as little as $115.00 per student per term. The price of each class is calculated based on the class duration and charged on a term basis. Generous discounts apply based on the more time your child dances. You can view our 2019 fees schedule here.
Payments can be made via cash, cheque to ‘JE Dancehouse’ or via direct deposit into our nominated bank account. Our bank account details are listed on the bottom of all term invoices and are as follows:Account Name: JE Dancehouse BSB: 638-060 Account Number: 1325 9091 When paying term fees via direct deposit, we kindly ask that you include your surname and invoice number as the transaction reference.
Your child can attend as little as one class per week or as many classes as you like.
With the exception of our Mummy and Me classes, we ask parents not to watch their children during classes. This is because your presence can cause a distraction to your child which could affect their safety and that of others. It can also affect their development and confidence. There is a waiting room at the studio along with seating outside that you may use while your child is in class.
We do however have an open door policy at JE Dancehouse so you can arrange to watch a class by appointment. Please contact Miss Jameille to set a suitable time.
Yes we have an annual concert in November each year available to all of our students. It is not compulsory for your child to attend our concert. However please keep in mind that classes during Term 3 and 4 are focused on choreographing routines for the concert.
Yes we offer private lessons by appointment. Private lesson rates are $35.00 for 30 minute private lessons and $70.00 for 1 hour private lessons. Please speak to Miss Jameille to arrange a mutually convenient lesson time.
JE Dancehouse has a compulsory uniform available for purchase from Dancewear and Gifts by Lana in Toowoomba. Uniform requirements are determined according to the style of dance to ensure your child is comfortable and dressed to perform to the best of their ability. Uniform requirements can be found here and are also outlined on each class page. We also run a JE Danechouse Uniforms Sell Swap Facebook group where people buy and sell second hand JE Dancehouse uniforms.
As well as the correct uniform and shoes for their class, we recommend that your child brings a water bottle to class.
All JE Dancehouse uniforms, dance shoes and accessories can be purchased from our studio dance store – Lillian by Lana. Lillian by Lana is conveniently located on-site and is open weekday afternoons during term time and other times by appointment.
Phone Lillian by Lana for all your dancer’s needs on 0400 481 607 and find them on Facebook at @lillianbylana.
You can view our uniform requirements here.
For dancers: We have three fully equipped dance studios with sprung floors, full length mirrors in Studio 1 (Studios 2 and 3 to follow), ballet barres and professional sound systems. We also have student change rooms, shelves to store personal belongings and a student study area.
For parents: We have comfortable waiting areas both inside and outside of the studio and a tea and coffee room equipped with coffee machine and fridge.
We have multiple off-street parking and drop off points outside the studio at 2 Cumming Street, North Toowoomba. Parking is also available on Cumming Street and Mort Street for overflow.
To be the first to know about new classes, updates, exams, performances and more, ‘like’ us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram @jedancehouse and of course check in with Miss Jameille, our Studio Manager, Nattel, or our wonderful teachers at the studio.
All important studio information, newsletters and updates are distributed via email, so please ensure your contact email is always up to date with us.
All dance exams at JE Dancehouse are completely optional and up to the individual dancer and his/her parents. Exams are however beneficial for both students and parents. Exams give you an idea of how your child is progressing against international standards. They also give your child a standard to aim for. RAD and CSTD exam points also count towards your child’s QCE.