Registration and Tuition Information

Registration Fee

Registration Fee per student is $50 for the first family member, and $30 for each additional family member.

IMPORTANT: Under Minnesota State K-12 subtractions and credits, you may now subtract/credit your dance class tuition paid to Northland on your Minnesota State tax. Investigate how this may pertain to you.

Northland School of Dance does not discriminate and welcome all races, religions, and genders.


Recreational Classes

Tuition is averaged over the course of 9 months, based on the number of hours the class meets per week.  All dancers are required to be on the personal payment plan (P3)  This payment plan includes all of the dancers requirements he/she needs for the entire season.  

Lessons only:

  • 3/4 hour class $55/month
  • 1 hour class $58/month
  • 1 1/4 hour class $63/month
  • 1 1/2 hour class $68/month
  • 1 3/4 hour class $73/month

Individual classes $20/ea

*Does not include costume, shoe, or production fees. These will be discussed on the first day of class and will be listed in your Student Handbook*

Technique Classes

Students may pay as they go at the rates below, or purchase a Drop-in Tech Class Punchcard. Punchcards are $99, valid for 10 punches – one punch per recreational technique classes. Drop-in Tech Class Punchcards are perfect and economical for students wanting dance training for a variety of reasons: a gymnast, skater, school dance line member, or students from a studio that does not have a tech program, you can all can enjoy our tech classes in our warm friendly atmosphere. More options here.

  • $14 per 1/2 hour class
  • $16 per 3/4 hour class
  • $18 per 1 hour class
  • $20 per 1 1/4 hour class
  • $22 per 1 1/2 hour class
  • $24 per 1 3/4 hour class
  • ** $20 per Trey’s class as a drop-in dancer

Specialty, Pre-Comp, and Competition Classes

Please contact the office for tuition and more information.

Family Discount

  • Second dancer from the same family receives 10% off lessons
  • Third dancer from the same family receives 15% off lessons
  • Fourth dancer from the same family receives 35% off lessons

Technique Class Tuition Options

For more information on a variety of payment options for required and/or optional and Recreational Technique classes, please visit here.

A token of Thanks to our Armed Forces

Northland wishes to thank all the men and women serving our country in any branch of the armed forces. If your child has one or both parents currently deployed overseas, that child will have their dance classes offered at a 10% discounted rate during deployment from Northland for Dance Season. It is our way of saying THANK YOU for what has been given to us. Please contact the front desk for more information!

Northland School of Dance also offers a 10% discount on the base tuition to any dancer whose parent is a police officer or firefighter.

2022 Fundraising Grant

Periodically Northland School of Dance is the recipient of grants and scholarship funds. We’d like to thank the MN Fundraising Initiative for a scholarship grant in 2022.

Year End Production

We are proud of our professionally staged Year End Production (YEP)! You will want your family and friends to attend the show, and they will want to come back for more!

Production Tickets: Reserved seating.

Unique Shows: Each show is unique yet similar and beautifully produced. To receive the full dance experience, we recommend recreational students attend one of the shows in which they do not perform.

Performance/Shows: Competition I, Competition II, and Pre-Competition level companies are in 2-3 shows. Recreational classes are in one show. Adults, Daddy/Daughter, Heartbreakers, Precious Gems, Pom, and Punks perform in 2-3 shows.

Production Free: $176.29. Includes: five tickets, finale t-shirt, and a download link of all of the shows.

Multiple Family Members: To ensure family members dancing in RECREATIONAL CLASSES perform in the same Year End Production performance, be sure to enroll them in classes on the same day for their weekly lesson. This does not include competitive or specialty classes. If there are no sister/brother crossovers we will move classes as needed.

Picture Day

We take pride in our professionalism with dance education, performance quality, and our picture memories. Professional photos will be taken by Agape Moments Photography to ensure your photo memories are beautiful and of the highest quality. Check them out at or on Facebook @agapemomentsphotography.

Dress Code

Dress code refers to classroom apparel, not costumes. Shoes and tights should be purchased through Northland School of Dance to ensure uniform color, style and proper fit. For your convenience, we carry additional dance wear items to save you time!

Non-Competitive Girls

Jam Babies, Little Rascals: Pink ballet shoes, tan tap shoes, tights, any color leotard, hair pulled back.
LA Babes, Broadway Kids: Tan jazz shoes, tan tap shoes, tights, any color leotard, hair pulled back.
All Ballet Classes: Pink ballet shoes, pink tights, any black leotard, hair in neat bun.

Competitive Company Girls

All Companies: Turners, black tap shoes (please speak with instructor for specific style before purchasing), hair pulled back.
All Ballet Classes: Pink ballet shoes, pink tights, any black leotard, hair in neat bun.
Choreography Rehearsal: Dress in black. Bring appropriate shoes.
Competitive groups may need to purchase additional shoes.

All Boys Classes and Company

Jazz Class: Black jazz shoes, black shorts, black or white shirt.
Tap Class: Black tap shoes (Risingstar – Senior, ask Sylvia), black shorts, black shirt (prefer Target athletic wear).
Ballet Class: Black ballet shoes, black shorts, black shirt (prefer Target athletic wear).
All Classes: Athletic support or dance belt.