Registration (non-refundable)  $25 per year
Level 1 (ages 3-7, beginning dancers) $450/year ($150/trimester)
Tuesday 5-6pm Ballet/Creative Movement

Level 2 (ages 6-9, 2+ years experience) $900/year ($300/trimester)
Tuesday 4-5pm Ballet
Thursday 4-5pm Ballet
Friday 4-5 pm Jazz/Tap​

Level 3 (ages 8-11, teacher recommendation) $1300/year ($434/trimester)
Monday 4-5pm Ballet           5-6 pm Jazz/Lyrical
Wednesday 4-5pm Ballet    5-6 pm Tap
Friday 4-5pm Ballet        
Level 5 (ages 12+, teacher recommendation) $3800/year ($1267/trimester)
Monday 5-7pm Ballet                   7-8 pm Variation
Tuesday 5-7pm Ballet                  7-7:30pm Pointe 
Wednesday 5-6pm Ballet            7-7:30pm Pointe
Thursday 4-5pm Jazz/Lyrical    5-7pm Ballet
Friday 5-7pm Ballet
Saturday 10-11am Ballet             11-12pm Fitness/Nutrition     12-12:30pm Pointe

Adult (all ages) $60/5 classes
Tuesday 7-8:15pm Beginning Ballet
Wednesday 6-7pm Tap      7:30-8:15 Shag​
Thursday 7-8:15pm Intermediate/Advanced Ballet
Friday 7-8pm Jazz​

Additional Fee Details: 10% Discount if entire amount is paid at registration
    $100 performance fee due at time of initial payment - payable to Columbia Classical Ballet
    (Koger Center Performances: October 14-15, December 2-5)
For more information, please email​

Palmetto Conservatory of Dance
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​Palmetto Conservatory of Dance (PCD) tuition is charged by class level and follows a trimester payment plan with payments being due on 8 August 2022, 14 November 2022, and 13 February 2023. 

Tuition may be paid at the studio not later than the due dates Monday through Friday between the hours of 4:00pm and 6:00pm by cash, check, or credit. There will be a $30 fee for returned checks. Credit card payments cannot be made over the phone. 

​Tuition payments received more than 5 days after the due date will be charged a $25 late fee. PCD offers a 10% discount in annual tuition fees if the total tuition amount is paid in full by the school year start date. There are scholarships available for male dancers which do not include performance fees or private lessons.
There is a no refund policy for tuition, registration fees, and performance fees.

Private Lessons

Private ballet lessons are available in 30 minute or one-hour increments. Private lessons are scheduled a month in advance. Parents will be provided the monthly schedule in advance. Private lesson tuition is due not later than the 1st of each month and may be paid by cash, check or charge in the studio Monday through Friday between the hours of 4:00pm and 6:00pm. Payments received more than 5 days after the due date will be charged a $25 late fee. Parents/students will be provided an invoice each month in advance of the due date.
Private lessons may only be rescheduled with a one-week advance notification. Otherwise, missed or forgotten private lessons will not be made up. Private lessons missed due to student illness can be made up. Private lessons missed due to Columbia Classical Ballet performances will be made up. There is a no refund policy for private lessons.


Students are strongly encouraged to attend all regularly scheduled classes and/or private lessons in order to progress and develop their dance skills. Students should arrive 10-15 minutes before class to stretch and prepare. Parents are asked to take into consideration class schedules/private lessons when making appointments and planning vacations in order to minimize absences. Please notify the PCD Executive Assistant by email or text about any upcoming absences.