It is coming up to exam time again! This year the school will be entering pupils for the Royal Academy of Dance Examination May 13th (Sunday). For those of you who are not familiar with the exam system, it will entail extra practice classes on Saturdays or Sundays, in addition to normal ballet class. The exams are not compulsory, however if you wish your child to take their exam they must attend all of the extra classes. The cost will be €50 for 5 classes, which will be collected when the extra classes begin in April. (The extra class times will be given at a later date with the extra classes being held at the Ringsend and Irishtown Community Centre in Ringsend Village).
The exam fee for your child is:
GRADE 3 €71 examination
GRADE 3 €55 Class Award
GRADE 4 €74 examination
GRADE 4 €57 Class Award
GRADE 5 €77 examination
GRADE 6 €84 examination
The fee for the exam will be collected on Saturday 3rd and 10th of March.
PLEASE MAKE SURE:
Head of Ballet
Please return this slip with the money, Thank you.
Please make cheque payable to NPAS, put into an envelope (with this slip)
Mark clearly and GIVE TO THE BALLET TEACHER.
Name: _________________________________ Age: __________
Address: _________________________________ Date of Birth: __________
_________________________________ Phone: __________
_________________________________ Mobile: __________
I wish my child to take their ballet exam,
I enclose the following information for your attention. The extra classes for the Ballet Examinations will be held on the following Sundays at The Studio in Ringsend & Irishtown Community Centre.
Sunday 8 th April Grade 3 and Grade 4 only
Sunday 15th April ALL GRADES
Sunday 22nd April ALL GRADES
Sunday 29 th April ALL GRADES
Sunday 3rd of May ALL GRADES
The fee of €50 for these extra classes should be given to your ballet teacher in an envelope with your child’s name clearly marked on it. This will be collected when the extra classes begin in April.
The extra class times are as follows at Ringsend & Irishtown Community Centre
YOUR CLASS: YOUR EXTRA REHEARSAL TIME
Grade 3 10am-11am (with Marian)
Grade 5 11—12 noon (with Marian)
Grade 6 12noon-13.00pm (with Marian)
Grade 4 13-14.00pm (with Marian)
Children must attend all extra classes to prepare fully for their exam. These classes are obligatory.
Drama Exams will be on Sunday 13th May at St. Matthews Sandymount, times and fees teacher will supply
Drama Exams will be on Sunday 20th May for Younger Students at Lir, times and fees teacher will supply
Drama Exams will be on Sunday 27th May for Older Students at Lir, times and fees teacher will supply
Musical Theatre Exams for MT Classes will be on Sunday 27th May at Lir, times and fees teacher will supply
Solo and Duet Dance Award Examinations Saturday 26th May
Dance Awards during Class Time on Saturday 26th
Sing Star Singing Recording for singing classes – Sunday 3rd June, times and fees teacher will supply