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Summer Program FAQs

What grade level do I use to register my child?
For placement, use the grade your child will be in the fall.

Can I place my child in an advanced class?
A child can move to another class based on the instructor’s assessment of skills.

Can I request siblings or friends be placed together?
This request will be considered but be aware that they will be placed in the group suited to the youngest or least skilled player at the discretion of the FTA.

Can I register my 16 year old for the adult classes?
Only players 18 and older can register for adult classes.

Can I leave my children unattended?
Supervision is not provided for children who are not in their scheduled class.

Can I get a refund if our schedule changes and we can’t attend?
Yes. We require that you make this request before the beginning of class.

Will the schedule be modified during the summer?
FTA reserves the right to cancel, add or combine classes based on enrollments.

Can I make up a rain day or a missed class?
Yes. If 50% of classes are cancelled, you may request a pro-rated refund or credit for future classes. Coordinate with the Operations Manager.

If I know I will miss part of a camp or session, can I pro-rate?
The full fee must be paid.

What equipment is needed?
Bring your racquet, tennis shoes and water. No sandals, crocs or flip flops allowed on the courts. You can borrow racquets from FTA during your scheduled class.

What if I would like private lessons?
Private lessons can be scheduled with the coaches for $50 hr. ($75 non-FTA members).

Are the courts open to the public?
At least one court is always available to the public, with the exception of tournaments. FTA will publicize the best times for public use on the bulletin board at the Dan Ramras Community Tennis Courts.

How will I know if classes are cancelled?
Cancelled classes due to rain or smoke will be announced 1 hour prior to the start on our phone system. Call 455-4301 for updates.

Does FTA have a Punch Card?
For $50, a Punch Card includes 11 $5 increments that a player who has a signed release for the current season may use to participate in FTA summer programming with flexibility. Present the punch card to the instructor who will punch the card. It’s transferable.

Do I need to be an FTA member or USTA member to participate in FTA programs or USTA programs?
No.

What if I have questions about USTA RecTennis programs, registration, payment or cancelled classes?
Visit RecTennis.com; USTA Inclement Weather Hotline at 971-800-2011.

Does FTA offer scholarships?
Yes, scholarships are available with FTA. Please ask us or check out the application on our website!