Policies

Bay State Skating School is not responsible for any changes in time, location or cancellation of classes beyond our control.

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Bay State Skating School, its directors, officers, instructors, assistants and other staff will not be held responsible for any injuries sustained by students in its program of lessons.

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Please arrive 10 minutes prior to class time to lace skates and be on the ice at the the start of each class.

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This is not a drop-off program.

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Classes

● Class includes a 25 minute lesson and a 25 minute practice.

● NO make-up classes or transfers.

● REFUNDS available only after the first lesson (for remaining lessons) if office is notified within 3 days.

● $25 charge for any returned checks.

● Any photos taken during classes may be used for marketing of these programs

● Only registered skaters are allowed on the ice.

● Your own skating helmet is required (NO RENTAL) for children ages 4.5-9

and strongly recommended forall students.

● No gum chewing, eating or playing games on the ice.

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Storm Cancellations

● Class is cancelled only when the rink is closed.

● Cancellation announcements are aired on radio WRKO(680) and on TV 5(ABC)

and on TV 7(NBC) web site www.whdh.com.

● Cancellation information is posted on our website home page and may also be

accessed by calling our office phone.

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Information on Skates

● You must supply your own skates.

● Use sharpened figure or hockey skates.

● No double runners.

● Skates must fit for current season.

● Skates that are big hinder progress.

● Use sturdy skates for support.

● Pull laces tight at the ankles.

● Ankles should be up straight not tipping in or out.

● Do not walk on cement without skate guards.

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What to Wear

● Wear only 1 pair of light or medium socks.

● Wear warm and comfortable clothes.

● Hat, gloves or mittens recommended.