Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Final Performance Driving & Parking

There is a rock concert (Kid Rock) at Commerica Park on Friday, July 17th @ 7PM.  This will have some impact on our 4PM performance. Meaning, parking rates for the garage will increase to $25 starting at 2PM.  Please make a note.  Leaving from the 4PM performance will have heavy traffic so plan accordingly.
Parking is available in the Opera House Parking Center:
Directions to the Opera House

Friday, July 10, 2009

Door Contest

First Place- Room 551 Madison and Riley "Save the World, Recycle"
Second Place- Room 615  Allison and Ashley "Canada Pride"

Special Awards:
Most Creative Dancer- Room 622- Deidre and Julianna
Most Original Theme- Room 512- Kelcie and Nicole
Best Chaperone Pampering- Room 506- Nicole and Gianna

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Monday, July 6, 2009

Thursday/Friday Reminders

There will be no checking-out of students on Thursday night. You are more than welcome to visit your student on the first floor of the dorms.

If your student is staying in the dorms Friday night but you would like to take them out, same procedures as weekend check-outs must be followed. Please call the ABT Office before Wednesday, 5pm eastern standard time.

Move-out and Check-out of ABT resident students does not begin until Friday 6-8:30pm. No excepections.

Non-ABT Residents will not be permitted past the front lobby of the dorms until check-out.

Check-Out Procedures

Friday night check-out:

If you're planning on your child spending the night with you at a hotel on Friday, then you must check-out of the Atchinson Residence Hall and remove all belongings on Friday after the 4PM performance. Please be patient and allow ample time for check-out. The child has to check-out with their Chaperone and the residence hall staff.

Saturday check-out:

If students are checking out of the Atchinson Residence Hall on Saturday they will have go through the check-out procedures on Saturday. Please be patient and allow ample time for check-out. The child has to check-out with their Chaperone and the residence hall staff.

Transportation after the performance:
After the 4PM performance on Friday, July 17th, all students must ride the ABT-DSI buses from the Detroit Opera House back to Atchinson Residence Hall with their Chaperone and group. Students are not permitted to ride with their parents, family, etc. to the dorms. Parents that wish to check out their children can meet them at Atchinson Residence Hall.

Dinner on Friday with your child:
If you plan to take your child out for dinner following the 4PM performance you must return them to the dorms by 9pm and follow the standard check-out procedures. Remember that the child must be picked up at the Atchinson Residence Hall. Please take this into consideration when making your dinner reservation.

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Contact Information

The ABT-DSI '09 staff can be contacted via phone and/or email starting June 18th, 2009.
  • Phone (313) 577-4273
  • Email
  • Blog

Monday, June 15, 2009

Detroit Opera House Tours

Sunday, June 21
11AM & 1PM
Madison Side Entrance
1526 Broadway
Detroit, MI 48226

Pre-sale Tickets are available for the Final Performances at this time as well.  
Cash or Credit Card only please.

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Congratulations Packet 09

Click here to download the Congratulations packet

Weekend Release Policy

Reminders about our Weekend Release Policy:

Weekend Outings Only: If a student plans to leave after class on Saturday or Sunday, the following steps must be taken:

  1. The parent or guardian must make a request for weekend checkouts by contacting the ABT-DSI Operations Managers at Wayne State University (313-577-4273) by 5PM EST on Wednesday prior to the weekend. State the name of the individual responsible for picking up the student, the time the student will be picked up and returned and the students plans. The Resident Supervisor or Operations Manager will call and confirm these plans with the parent or guardian
  2. The student must be picked up at South Residence Hall.
  3. A member of the Summer Intensive staff must meet the individual picking up the student. The individual must be the same person identified by the student’s parent or guardian; identification is required. THIS MUST BE APPROVED BY THE RESIDENCE SUPERVISOR OR HEAD CHAPERONE.
  4. Students are allowed WEEKEND OUTINGS ONLY (Note: Activity Fee money will not be refunded for the excursion missed due to a weekend outing.)
The student will not be released if these requirements are not met.

Monday, June 1, 2009

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