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77 Turnpike Road Route 1
Ipswich, Massachusetts 01938
(978) 356-6060


North Shore Performing Arts Center

Tuition & Fees

2019 - 2020 Tuition

Hours Per Week Per Student*

Monthly Payments (9) 

Trimester Payments (3)

30 Minutes$52$156
45 Minutes$64$192
1 Hour$76$228
1.25 Hours$88$262
1.5 Hours$100$300
Up to 2 Hours$128


Up to 3 Hours$164$492
Up to 4 Hours$200$600
Up to 5 Hours$224$672
Up to 6 Hours$240$720
Up to 7 Hours$256$768
Up to 8 Hours$272$816
Up to 9 Hours$288$864
Up to 10 Hours$300$900
Over 10 Hours (Unlimited)$320$960

* Hours per week does not include private (solos) or semi-private (duo/trio) lessons.

Payment Options
9 equal tuition installments paid through a secured automatic transfer system which withdraws a monthly installment automatically from your checking or savings account. This option requires September tuition with your registration with Oct - May installments withdrawn the 1st of the month. A voided check is required.

3 equal tuition installments paid via check, cash, or credit card with the 1st installment due September 1 and the remaining due Dec 1st, and March 1st.

Sibling Tuition Discounts
2nd child saves 5%; 3rd child saves 10%; 4th and higher child saves 15%.
Discounts are applied to the tuition of the child who has the lowest tuition expense.

Tuition Policies
•  Checks should be made payable to NSPAC.
•  $30 service fee for any returned check or ACH transaction.
•  There is a 10% late fee, minimum of $15, for any payment more than 10 days late.
•  Students whose tuition is over 30 days past due will not be allowed to participate in class.
•  There is a $25 non-refundable registration fee per child is due annually. There is a family cap of $40.
•  All payments are non-refundable.
•  Class withdrawal requires 30 days written notification.
•  Full payment is due regardless of illness, holidays, or inclement weather. Students may make-up missed classes within 2 weeks by taking an equal or lesser class.
•  While 33 classes are scheduled, tuition is for 30 lessons.

Check Policy
By using a check for payment, you agree to the following terms: In the event your check is dishonored or returned for any reason, you authorize us to electronically (or by paper draft) re-present the check to your account for collection of the amount of the check, plus any applicable fees as permitted by state law. NSPAC, LLC uses the services of Re$ubmitIt (866) 860-5906.


North Shore Performing Arts Center   •   77 Turnpike Road, Route 1   •   Ipswich, MA 01938   •   (978) 356-6060   •
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