Contact Us 19615 Liverpool Pkwy, Cornelius, NC 28031 704.896.3033
Registration Opens Feb 1, 2023 for the 2023-2024 School Year.

Limited spaces available.

Pay only $50 to hold your spot until August 1.
Read below for more details.


Now Enrolling for the 2022-2023 School Year

Are you looking for a preschool option that nurtures a love for the arts?  P.O.T.A is the right choice for you and your preschooler!  Children learn to dance and sing before they can walk and talk.  Using music and dance to increase their learning capacity at an early age will help develop their aptitude for scholastics and love for the arts.


A non-refundable registration fee of $50 is due upon enrollment along with the first tuition installment after 7/31.  Prior to 7/31 a tuition deposit of $150 will secure your spot.

Registration after 7/31 is $90.
*Registration is subject to capacity.   Registrations fees are not due for waitlisted students to keep your place in line.



3 year olds: 9 monthly installments of $200 September – December (Jan-May $250)

Tuesday*/Thursday 9:00am-12:00pm   September – December (Jan-May add Fridays)
*Tuesdays are Dance Days.  Wear your dance uniform to school!

4 year olds: 9 monthly installments of $250 September -December (Jan-May $300)

Monday/Wednesday*/Friday 9:00am-12:00pm  September – December  (Jan-May: M/Tu/W/Th)
*Wednesdays are Dance Days.  Wear your dance uniform to school!



Classes begin Tuesday after Labor Day.  Last classes are the week before Memorial Day.


A movement based curriculum using music and arts to facilitate and maximize learning.  Children learn best while at play and through repetition.  Themes across each genre of Art serves to maximize long-term memory.  Using music, dance, crafts, puppetry, make-believe, story telling, preschoolers are sure to build confidence and a love for all arts.


Christmas, Recital, and Intermittent Performances Optional.

POTA students will have the same opportunities as the Sparkles and Stars of GCAPA.  More information is available on costuming and recital participation when you inquire.



Please pack a healthy snack for your POTA Preschooler each day in a thermal container.

A hungry mind is a confused mind.  Be sure to pack fruits and vegetables to keep your child super sharp while they play & learn and gather energy for dance classes.  The studio has a water fountain for filling up, so just pack a container for water!



Each Preschooler will receive one FREE* uniform for the program upon registration (a $36 Value) to wear on dance days.  Non-dance days, preschoolers are encouraged to express their individuality!  Additional uniforms and all required dance shoes are available exclusively at the Big Apple Boutique inside the GCAPA Lobby.

Preschoolers will need to purchase all uniform shoes available in the BAB.  Tights and Ballet Shoes will be needed before the first week, available for purchase at the POTA Open House.  Tap shoes will be needed per class as explained in the handbook.
*Free Uniform to those who register before 8/1



The monthly tuition for Preschool is 10 installments of tuition.  The 1st installment is charged to your card on file once when you register and then on the 1st of each following month.  Those who pre-register before August will be charged a non-refundable deposit of $150 along with the registration fee to hold your spot as space is limited.

Prorata tuition fees available to those who register late if space is available.  All fees are transparent and available.  Registration fees $50 per child if registered by 7/31, $90 thereafter.  No registration fee is due on waitlists.



Due to the limited spacing available for this program, at least 30 days notice is required for withdrawal under every circumstance.

Tuition will be owed and charged for 30 days following your written or emailed withdrawal notice.
POTA 2021-2022 Handbook
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