COVID-19 Safetey Protocols
BWDC COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOLS
PRIOR TO ARRIVAL AT STUDIO:
Dancers should come to class already dressed in proper dance attire to avoid use of the changing area. Including hair pulled back off face. Dressing Rooms are closed.
Dancers should have their own water bottle with their names labeled on the bottle.
Dancers should bring only their dance shoes with their names labeled on them to class in a dance bag with their name labeled on the bag. Bags will be left in lobby and shoes only will be brought to the studio area. Street shoes will be placed in the dance bag upon arrival.
Dancers should have their own mask with them.
ARRIVAL AT THE STUDIO:
Dancers will arrive at the studio with their parent or guardian…please park your car.
Dancers will be directed to wait on an appropriate social distancing spot .
Dancers will use hand sanitizer provided by the studio on their hands.
Dancers will enter the studio lobby and wait at a designated social distancing spot.
****PARENTS OR GUARDIANS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE STUDIO LOBBY ONLY THE OUTSIDE AREA FOR DROP OFF AND PICK UP OF DANCERS**** Please note their will be 15 minutes before the start of the next class for student drop off and pick ups so do not congregate in the parking lot. THANK YOU
DANCER’S PROTOCOL AT THE STUDIO
*** MASKS ARE REQUIRED TO BE WORN AT ALL TIMES FOR THOSE STUDENTS WHOA RE IN 3RD GRADE AND HIGHER WHILE AT THE STUDIO.
Dancers will proceed from their designated social distancing spot in the studio lobby to a designated social distancing spot in their assigned studio under the supervision of the instructor or assistant teacher.
Social distancing will be strictly enforced in the studio setting as mask will be required to be worn by the dancers in 3rd grade and higher.
Bathrooms will be wiped and sanitized after each use by a staff member.
Dancers will stay within their designated studio during their class.
An instructor may move if needed and will properly sanitize before entering a new classroom if needed.
LEAVING THE STUDIO
Dancers will return to their designated spot in the studio lobby. Parents or guardians should have their dancers name clearly visible in the front windshield of their car. DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE…
Dancers will be escorted to their ride (depending on dancer’s age) by a staff member
Please arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to pick up time…due to staggered starting times the parking area is designated just for drop off and pick up at this time.
Updated Protocols for a Covid Test
SIGNS/SYMPTOMS/POSITIVE TEST/EXPOSURE PROTOCOL
If dancers or staff members are showing signs/symptoms of COVID-19 then the dancer or staff member should stay at home.
Get tested to confirm if you are positive for COVID-19.
Without a test, a dancer or staff member must stay home for a minimum of 14 days since symptoms first appeared AND fever free for 24 hours without fever-reducing medications AND symptoms have improved
IF POSITIVE TEST/EXPOSURE
Dancers of staff must contact us if they test positive for COVID-19. Dancers who test positive will have a Zoom option to join us virtually for their class if they are able. See the return to the studio requirements below.
If the dancer or staff member has been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19., they may either get tested or quarantined for 14 days.
YOU MAY RETURN TO BWDC WHEN:
Quarantine at least 14 days since symptoms first appareled
At least 24 hours with no fever without fever-reducing medication
Symptoms have improved
After 14 days of no symptoms and/or a negative test result, the dancer or staff member can return to in-studio classes.