Covid-19 Guidelines, Policies

& Safety Protocols 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POLICY WILL BE UPDATED AS NEEDED IN ACCORDANCE WITH CDC GUIDELINES.
All Take A Bow staff members are fully vaccinated! 

GUIDELINES & POLICY 

Due to Governor Hochul's recent directive, the following protocols will be in place as of March 2, 2022:

 

Take A Bow guidelines and policies are subject to change without notice.

All parents and adult students will need to sign a mandatory participation waiver on the parent portal prior to the first class. 

ARRIVAL AND DISMISSAL

  • Students will be dropped off for their class. We ask that they bring as few items as possible into the studio.

  • Students must wait in their cars until the previous class has vacated the building. Once the studio is vacated and cleaned, the next class can will be instructed to enter.

  • Students will be allowed into the studio only 5 minutes prior to class start time and only when accompanied by a staff member. 

  • Parents and family members will not be allowed into the studio except in the case of an emergency. 

  • After class, students will be released one at a time to meet up with their parents waiting outside.  Please exercise caution in our parking lot and be respectful of those picking up or dropping off their child. 

  • We ask that students arrive on time and be picked up promptly.
     

DURING CLASS

  • Students will be supplied with their own script/folder at the start of the semester. We ask that students bring their CLEARLY LABELED supplies (script, pencil, highlighter and water bottle) to class each week! 

  • Students will be assigned designated spot in their classroom that are clearly marked.

  • Only one student at a time will be allowed to use the bathroom. 

  • No food is allowed in the building. 

  • The drinking fountain will not be in use. All students must bring their own clearly labeled water bottle from home. 

  • Those requesting to make up a class must contact the studio to inquire about class availability. 
     

SAFETY PROTOCOL

  • MASK WEARING IS OPTIONAL.
    We will be incorporating multiple breaks where students can relax and have a drink of water only when in their designated spot.

  • The filters in our HVAC system have been upgraded to reduce indoor air pollutants that are airborne (merv13) as well as increasing the outside airflow within the studio.

  • There will be a HEPA Air Purifiers in each classroom. 

  • CDC approved safety signs will be displayed throughout the studio.

  • Anyone showing the slightest signs of illness or a temperature greater than or equal to 100.4F will be sent home and asked to wait at least 72 hours after symptoms have resolved without medication before returning to class.

  • Students must wash their hands and/or sanitize upon entering the studio and halfway through class. 

  • Disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer will be available in every classroom and in the lobby.

  • The use of props/equipment during class will be limited and sterilizing after each use.

  • Every room in the studio will be disinfected after each class using a spray machine/fogger with CDC approved disinfectant. 

Should CDC guidelines delegate that we must close our studio, will offer virtual classes for our students. 

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