The Yorkshire Music School Saltaire Terms and Conditions


  • A one-off enrolment fee of £25 is required upon enrolling at the school.
  • Group lessons are charged at £54.50 a month.
  • Individual tuition is charged at £65.50 a month.
  • Additional courses will receive a 10% discount (per student).
  • The YMS Choir is free to all paying students,
  • Lessons must be paid for on the 1st of each month through standing order.
  • Standing orders run 11 months a year - September to July.
  • Standing orders must be set up at the start of the new school year each September.
  • If a payment is late by more than 3 weeks tuition will be refused.
  • Late tuition fees will incur a late fee of £5.00.
  • Tuition fees are subject to change and are reviewed on an annual basis.

Lessons and Requirements

  • Lessons are weekly though the school closes during some holidays and half terms.
  • A list of term times is available at reception; it is the student’s responsibility to keep up to date with our term times.
  • Group lessons host a maximum of 8 students.
  • Group lessons are one hour in duration.
  • Individual tuition is half an hour in duration.
  • Group lessons that fall to 3 students or below may be amalgamated with a group of a similar level.
  • If a group lesson falls to 2 students the lesson time will reduce to 45 minutes.
  • If a student is unable to change groups, or is the last remaining member of the group, the student will be offered individual tuition at the group price rate of £54.50 for one month and then fees will increase to the individual tuition rate of £65.50 a month.
  • Any absences or cancellations made by the student cannot be credited or refunded.
  • Lessons cancelled by the tutor cannot be refunded or credited, but will be rearranged by that tutor for an alternative date.
  • Students are required to give a minimum of 3 weeks written notice. Upon leaving a course you will need to pay these 3 weeks.
  • On giving notice it is YOUR responsibility to cancel your standing order. Any payments made after the notice period will NOT be refunded.
  • The school is fully insured for public liability, but please note that parking your car on the school site is at your own risk.
  • Parking directly outside of the school doors is not permitted.
  • Terms and conditions are subject to change.
  • The latest terms and conditions will be published on the YMS Saltaire website and notice board.
  • Photography of students will take place and used on School publicity and social media unless there is an objection from the parent/guardian.

Updated 25/07/2016

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