TERMS AND CONDITIONS
These General Terms and Conditions are a contractual agreement between parents and Little Scientists.
Parties to the Contract
The parties to the contract are, on the one hand, the student or, if he is a minor, his legal guardians, and on the other hand Little Scientists, Jonaweg 9, 8498 Gibswil.
Conclusion of Contract, Contractual Provisions and Registration Fee
The contract shall be concluded when submitting the registration form by the student and/or his legal guardians.
After the contract has been submitted, Little Scientists shall charge a one-time registration fee based on the current price list. Little Scientists shall only guarantee reservation of the student’s place following timely payment of this fee. Little Scientists is entitled to withdraw from the contract should payment not be made on time.
Should the student decide not to make use of the place reserved for him, despite the fact that he and/or his legal guardians have already paid the registration fee, he and/or his legal guardians shall not be entitled to reimbursement.
Terms and Conditions of Payment and Late Payment
Fees are to be paid before the start of each class.
Should payment be delayed, Little Scientists reserves the right to commission a collection agency to recover the school fees. Little Scientists shall charge the debtor interest on arrears (5 percent p.a.), dunning costs (20 Swiss francs per reminder, beginning with the second) and collection charges.
Ordinary Termination of Contract
The school contract is terminated ordinarily upon conclusion of the agreed period of education.
Extraordinary Termination of Contract
Little Scientists may terminate the school contract with immediate effect and without notice, if the student commits a serious disciplinary offence or a crime, or a serious breach of school rules.The school fees are not paid despite receipt of a warning sent with signature confirmation.
By signing the school contract, the student and/or his legal guardians confirm that the student is covered by statutory health insurance in the event of an accident. Little Scientists does not offer any additional accident insurance. No insurance is included in the package price. Cancellation and assistance insurance is recommended for all participants
Liability for Damages
The student and/or his legal guardians shall be exclusively and completely liable for any and all damages incurred on the way to school or within the school itself.
Little Scientists , their employees, coaches/instructors, trainers, volunteers, directors, members and representatives , are not responsible for any injury, loss or damage of any kind sustained by any person while participating in any activities, events, outdoor sessions or lunch activities, including injury, loss or damage which might be caused by the negligence of the school
Publications and the Internet
Upon signature of the school contract, the student and/or his legal guardians give their permission for photos and work of the student to be published in printed material, on displays within the school, on the school’s website or in e-newsletters. The student and/or his legal guardians may revoke this permission at any time in writing. However, it is not possible to revoke the permission for publication retroactively. A revocation will only be effective at the time of reissue of the medium in which photos or work of the student have been published.