COVID 19

We hope that your family is staying safe and healthy. We can’t wait to have you join us in the studio!

Please note, only one parent with children age 6 and under, will be allowed into the studio waiting area.

 

We do encourage ALL parents to drop off.

 

No siblings will be allowed.

 

Please respect the mandatory mask rule for all common areas and continue practising social distancing.

As soon as your child's class is over, please vacate the studio immediately.

 

We have made the POST Promise and are committed to following the key steps to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Goddards Studio is proud to be a part of Dance Safe Ontario - which has created the Ontario Dance & Performing Arts School Workplace Guidelines for COVID-19.

We have implemented the following procedures and enhancements:

  • A maximum of 10 dancers allowed per room to ensure social distancing.

  • Installation of hand sanitization stations at entry and exit points. 

  • Convenient touchless thermometers

  • Socially distanced dance grid within each studio (8ft x 7ft squares or larger) assigned to each dancer.

  • Commercial grade disinfecting fogging equipment used after each class

  • Purchasing of cleaning supplies, wipes, and equipment that meet government standards.

  • Mandatory masks in ALL common areas.

  • Purchasing of physical distancing signage.

  • The cleaning of all touch points, surfaces,  and equipment between each class.

Please read and follow this step by step guide to attending class at Goddards:
 

  1. The safety of the studio starts with you at home. If your child is feeling unwell, we ask that they please stay home.  Please fill in this FORM before you come to class. 
     

  2. We ask that all dancers come ready to dance and minimize personal belongings.
     

  3. We ask that upon entry to the building, each patron uses our touchless thermometer(s) and sanitize their hands.
     

  4. Anyone entering Goddards must wear masks in and around the common areas of the building.
     

  5. We request that all persons sanitize their hands after using the washrooms. 
     

  6. All outdoor shoes must be left at the front door. Outdoor shoes are not allowed inside the studios.
     

  7. If a student needs to use the washroom we ask that they put on their masks and in addition to properly washing hands that they also use sanitizer when returning to class.
     

  8. If a student has a break between class they will be given a socially distant space to wait until their next class. Students are welcome to have a school safe snack and water while they wait. The fridge and microwave may be used, they will be cleaned and sanitized after use. We ask that once they are done eating that they reapply their masks and sanitize their hands.
     

  9. When in class, masks are optional for students while dancing.
     

  10. Each student will be given a social distancing square to dance in and must respect all social distancing protocol.
     

  11. Any students within the studio who are not feeling well will immediately be isolated and sent home.
     

  12. Once class is done students will have their hands sanitized and be asked to .
     

  13. Children MUST be picked up on time.
     

  14. If you have any questions for the teachers or office staff we ask that you give us a call at (905) 699-4747 and we would be happy to speak with you. In addition if we need to speak with you we will contact you as soon as possible. 
     

  15. The studios will be sanitized daily with a hospital grade disinfecting fogger, all common areas and surfaces will be disinfected regularly. 

 

We have worked endlessly to ensure all safety and protocols are met please try help us by following these guidelines and being as prepared as possible. We appreciate all of your support!