Any student starting lessons is supposed to know, accept and comply with the rules of the Music School of Westchester.
All tuition fees must be paid to the Music School of Westchester before the first class, by cash, credit card or check. There is a $20 service charge for returned checks. Failure to meet financial obligations will result in lesson suspension and or termination.
All refund requests must be submitted in writing to Dominique Riviere. Refunds will be granted in the case: of prolonged illness and pro-rated on an individual basis, minus a 5 lesson penalty. (No refunds for Group Classes.)
The MSW reserves the right to substitute any teacher with another instructor of an equivalent background.
MAKE-UPS & CANCELLATIONS
Each student is allowed to reschedule 2 lessons per semester (17 lessons), provided that the teacher was notified at latest before 9:00am on the day of the absence. The teachers need to be notified by 8:00pm on Friday for Saturday classes. (You must call the teacher NOT the school). It is your responsibility, from the beginning of the school year to make sure you have his/her personal phone number.
Please note that all make-up’s have to be arranged directly with your teacher. A make-up class CANNOT be rescheduled. There are no make-up’s for missed group classes.
All lessons missed because of teacher absences or weather-related closings will be made up.
When the Mamaroneck Public Schools are closed because of inclement weather, please call the MSW after 12:30pm, a message will tell you if classes are cancelled.
We expect all students to act responsibly at all times within the school. If your child is disrupting lessons of others we reserve the right to expel him/her.
The Music School of Westchester is not responsible for any accidents happening to students inside the building or outside.
Please DO NOT leave children unattended at any time, especially in the parking lot. We ask all Parents/Caregivers to be on time to pick up the child/children.