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Classes are forming now for all 2014-2015 school year gymnastics, dance and early learning classes.

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Special Events - Fun Day Away!

Friday, Sept. 26 - 9am-3p - Activities vary based upon themes and may include pit, swing, inflatable, trampoline, gymnastics, arts and crafts, and snack.

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Metro Dance Academy

Classes are forming now for all 2014-2015 dance classes, including ballet, hip hop, jazz and more!

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Metro Early Learning

Classes are forming now for all 2014-2015 school preschool, kindergarten and after school classes.

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Hours

  • Monday-Friday9am - 9pm
  • Saturday9am - 12:30pm


 

 


 

 

Welcome to Metro Gymnastics!

ENROLLING NOW for all classes!

Payment is due at the time of enrollment! To enroll, call our office at 503.620.8939.

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What to Wear

Appropriate attire is important for gymnastics and dance.

 

For Gymnastics:

  • No jeans, no zippers, no buttons and no jewelry are to be worn.
  • For GIRLS a leotard, T-shirts or athletic style tanks that can be tucked into shorts are acceptable.
  • For BOYS T-shirts or athletic style tanks that can be tucked into shorts are acceptable. All gymnasts should be barefoot.

For Dance: Please DOWNLOAD our “What to Wear” document.

Hair

Hair - Gymnastics and most Dance requires that hair be out of the face for learning and safety.

  • Hair must be pulled up away from the face with clips or barrettes.
  • Ponytails, braids, headbands are acceptable.
  • For specific guidelines refer to Rec Gymnastics and Dance pages.
Parking

We have a limited number of parking spots in the front parking area of Metro Gymnastics.

  • Our main parking lot is in the back of our building with an entrance at the far end.
  • Please do not park in Platt’s spaces in the front lot before 5 pm or beyond the blue fence in back at anytime.
  • Overflow parking is available across the street at the Church during peak times.
Before Class
  • If you have logged into your customer portal, signed the policies page, and paid tuition, you do not need to stop at the desk when you arrive for class.
  • Cubbies are available for gymnasts in the greeting area to store shoes, extra clothes, back packs, water bottles, etc. during class. We have the locker/changing rooms with additional cubbies.
  • Dancers should go to the Dance Room viewing area.
  • We suggest that all gymnasts/dancers use the restroom prior to class so that they will not miss out on the fun.
  • Once your gymnast is ready for class they should sit on the edge of the blue floor to wait for class to begin. Gymnasts are NOT allowed to practice their skills at this time. Instructors will be in this area to greet you and your gymnast.
  • Dancers must wait outside the dance room.
  • When it is time to begin class, an Instructor will call all of the gymnasts /dancers onto the floor to begin warm-ups.
Viewing Area
  • After your gymnast is settled into class, gymnastics parents should to go upstairs to the viewing area or to the snack/homework area.
  • Dance parents are welcome to watch class in the dance viewing area.
  • If your gymnast/dancer is comfortable you may run an errand or go workout yourself.
  • TV monitors are set-up in the gymnastics viewing area to aid in watching classes, as well as play areas and homework tables for siblings.
  • Please DO NOT let siblings RUN in these areas.
  • Parents are not allowed on the floor. Greeting area is for drop off and pick up only.
  • Chairs are not allowed on any of the landings leading to viewing area.
During Class
  • Every class begins with a group warm-up. Gymnastics Rec and Mini-Mover classes held at the same hour do warm ups together. This may include running, jumping and/or dancing, followed by stretching to prepare the gymnasts for class.
  • At the conclusion of warm-ups, the gymnasts are divided into their specific classes and they rotate to the gymnastics events with their teachers.
After Class
  • Upon completion of the class the gymnasts/dancers will be brought back to the greeting area.
  • Instructors must release children directly to an adult.
  • If you have any questions about the class, this is a great time to speak to your Instructor.

Congratulations for caring enough to invest in your child’s future physical development. We are pleased you have chosen Metro Gymnastics Center for your child. We pledge to uphold our mission, which is to provide a fun, positive, and self-esteem building environment for all children and adults who participate in any of our programs. This will be accomplished by:

 

  • Teaching children that they have self-worth.
  • Keeping children safe and healthy.
  • Helping children to love to learn.
  • Helping children to learn physical skills.

Metro Gymnastics Center was founded in March of 1990. That month we started out with approximately 60 students. Today we have grown to more than 1100 students. Metro’s staff is carefully selected and continually improves their professionalism through education and certification programs.

If you are new to the area, have never been to our facility or haven’t visited us in some time, I encourage you to stop by and see our expanded facility.

 

Enthusiastically,
David Klein
Owner

Frequently asked Policy Questions For Minimover, Recreational Gymnastics, and Dance Classes

What does the Membership Fee cover?

The Membership Fee is a required fee for all Metro families. It covers administration costs for your account. The fee also gives discounts on our Special Events offered throughout the year!

How do make ups work?

We offer each child 2 make ups per class enrolled in, per 8 week session. Make ups need to be completed within 4 weeks of the missed class. Or 1 make up per  month for Dance classes.

If we need to drop in the middle of a session, what happens to the tuition we have paid?

If a child is dropped during a session, the balance of the tuition is left on your account for future use in any Metro program.

How does the sibling discount work?

A 10% discount is taken off the total of all multiple children or classes.

When do we need to notify Metro if we are not continuing classes in the next session?

ALL session payments are due 2 weeks PRIOR to the next sessions start date. If you CANCEL less than 7 days prior to the session start date, a $25.00 cancellation fee will be charged to your account. The balance of the session tuition will be applied as a CREDIT to your Metro Account (not refunded to your credit card). This CREDIT can be used for any future class or event (NO CASH, CHECK or CREDIT CARD refunds will be given.

Do we need to re-enroll for every new session?

CHILDREN ARE AUTOMATICALLY ENROLLED TO THE SAME CLASS EACH SESSION. TUITION IS DUE BEFORE THE 1ST CLASS OF EACH NEW SESSION.  IF NOT PAID, YOUR CHILD WILL BE PUT ON THE WAIT LIST UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.

If I enroll for a class, can I switch do a different class during the session?

You can switch to a different class at any time, as long as there are openings. There is no charge for switching classes during a session.

How long will my children be on a waiting list?

When a class with waiting lists has a spot open up, we call you right away to see if you still are wanting the specified class.