What should I do if my child is sick or has to miss class?
If your child was absent during the school day, you do not need to call. Otherwise, please contact us via phone (408-492-9022).
Can I contact my school office and leave messages for Starting Arts?
You will be asked to contact Starting Arts directly at (408)492-9022. School office staff cannot handle messages for Starting Arts.
How do I contact my child’s class instructor directly?
You may talk to the instructor directly after class, or leave a message for the instructor at the Starting Arts office at 408-492-9022.
What happens if my child misses too much class time, or has poor behavior?
He or she may be dropped from their class.
My child’s activity schedule conflicts with the rehearsals for the performance. Can my child still perform if he/she misses rehearsals?
Rehearsal/performance schedules are sent home the first class of each session, well before the session end and production is finalized and cast. Please make sure your child is available for all rehearsals/performances before allowing them commit to roles in the production. Should unforeseen conflicts arise, contact your Starting Arts teacher as soon as possible directly by e-mail or through the Starting Arts office at (408)492-9022.
Can I sign up my child for a class now and pay later?
Class space can only be reserved when payment is received during enrollment.
What methods of payment do you accept?
If you enroll electronically at via the enrollment page, credit cards are accepted. Mail in enrollment forms can be accompanied by personal check or money order but cash cannot be accepted.
How can I help the Starting Arts program?