THE DANCE SCHOOL’S
CURRENT COVID-19 PROTOCOLS

The Dance School (TDS) is committed to providing a safe space for our staff and students. Our protocols will be updated regularly as more information is given by the state and county or as regulations change.

 

A face covering is required for all staff member and students while in the studio. 

 

The Dance School’s current COVID protocols include:

  • Health Protocol
  • Student Safety and Health Protocol
  • Social Distancing Protocol
  • Sanitization Protocol
  • Communication Protocol
  • Other Standards

 

Health Protocol


COVID-19 has a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Any dancer(s) with the below symptoms, a combination of these symptoms or are around someone with these symptoms in the past 48 hours are encouraged to stay home.

  • Cough or Sore Throat
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fever
  • Chills or repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle Pain
  • Loss of taste or smell


A face covering is required for all staff member and students while in the studio. 

 

Please screen your dancer for symptoms prior to leaving home. All classes are available virtually for dancers who are staying home.

When to stay home:

  • Any dancer has felt ill or had any symptoms in the past 48 hours – cough or sore throat, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills.

  • Any dancer or family who has had close contact with someone with COVID-19 should stay home for 14 days after their last exposure to that person.

  • If you do not feel comfortable coming into the studio for any reason.

 

Student Safety & Health Protocol

  • Updated Waiver: All new and returning students to TDS will need to sign or have a parent sign our updated waiver located in the Jackrabbit Portal. This is one of the waivers you will sign when registering your account.

  • Masks Required in Studio: Students are asked to bring a mask from home and wear it during class and inside the building.

  • Hand Washing Required: All students will be asked to wash their hands for at least 20 seconds upon entering The Dance School. Hand sanitizer is also available throughout the studio and can be used in addition to hand washing. Both restrooms will be available for hand-washing. The kitchen sink located in the back of the lobby is also available as
    a hand washing station.

  • Dressing rooms will be open: We highly suggest that dressing rooms are utilized or changing only. 

  • Parents: The lobby is currently open to family/friends. Out of respect for all visitors in the lobby, we are asking all dancers to limit their lobby guests to two. If you know in advance that you will be bringing more than two guests, please contact us in advance so that we can make appropriate arrangements.

  • Water Bottle: Students are asked to bring their own water bottle with them. The water fountain should be used as a water bottle refill station.

Social Distancing Protocol

  • Social Distancing: The CDC currently recommends schools maintain at least 3 feet of physical distance between students. 

  • Entry/Exit: Authorized access to The Dance School will remain through the front door, the front door on Rockefeller Avenue.

Sanitization Protocol

  • Regular Scheduled Cleaning: Restrooms and the lobby will be cleaned and disinfected multiple times per day. Barres and equipment will be cleaned after each class. 

  • Available Supplies: Tissues and trash cans will be readily available throughout the lobby, office, and dance studios. Hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol will be available throughout the studio and lobby. Soap and running water will be provided in both bathrooms and the kitchen.

  • Water Bottle Refill Station: The water fountain will be used for refilling water bottles only. Students will be required to bring their own water bottles.

Communication Protocol

  • All current TDS staff and students will receive updated COVID protocol announcements if any changes are made.

  • A safety briefing will be given in class to emphasize the protective measures for social distancing, sanitation protocols and pre-session screening.

Other Standards

  • Virtual classes will continue to be available for any class in which at least one student or instructor is unable to be at The Dance School. If for any reason the physical location of The Dance School must be closed, all classes will be virtual until we can reopen.

  • Please be aware that due to allergies and/or chronic health conditions some of our students may have a natural cough that is unrelated to COVID-19.

Studio Address:
2821 Rockefeller Ave,
Everett, WA 98201    

     

Mailing Address :
PO Box 1833,
Everett, WA 98206 

Contact:
(425) 259-6861
[email protected]

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 4:00pm-8:30pm
Sat: 9:30am-2:00pm
Sun: closed

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