* How do I pay for the LAGAD classes?
All payments are made online. An automatic receipt of purchase is emailed to you.
If your child is starting classes mid-term, the website will be showing pro-rata payment due.
* Can my child attend a Trial/Taster Class?
Yes, we believe that all children should try a class before committing to the full term. To book a trial class - £12 cost, please see Trial Class.
* What are your term dates?
Term dates can be found here.
* How can I find the right class for my child?
You will find a full list of all of our classes, locations, age groups and days of the week. Click on 'Find A Class' on the Home Page.
* Where are your classes held?
Our classes are held schools, community centres, leisure centres and church halls in North and North West London. Click on 'Locations' to find all school addresses and maps.
* Can parents watch?
Parents are not allowed to watch regular classes. We do always hold an open class once a term. If your child has a specific condition that involves extra help or input such as epilepsy, diabetes or autism, you are welcome to stay.
* Can I pay with childcare vouchers?
Yes you can pay with childcare vouchers. LAGAD is OFSTED registered as a childcare provider, and we accept Childcare Vouchers.
* Are your classes insured?
All LAGAD sessions carry public liability & indemnity insurance.
* Are your teachers qualified?
Yes, our teachers are qualified British Gymnastics coaches or qualified Dance teachers. They are DBS checked. We always have a trained First Aider present at the venue.
* What is your Children to Coach ratio?
In gymnastics we aim to maintain a maximum ratio of 8:1 children to coach.
* Can we still join your classes after the term has started?
Yes, you can join mid-term as long as we have space for your child in the class. Just contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will confirm the pro-rata fees for the rest of term. The website should show the remaining term fees.
* What does my child wear for class?
For Gymnastics Classes - girls need to wear a leotard, leggings and a t-shirt or shorts and a t-shirt. Boys - short and t-shirt, or tracksuit bottoms and t-shirt. Bare feet. No jewellery, including earrings can be worn and long hair must be tied up. Earrings must be removed prior to the class, or taped over. A child will not be able to take part in a class if wearing earrings.
For Street Dance and Global Dance: Loose comfortable clothing. Further information on clothing can be found in our ‘About' section.