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RAD Exams

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RAD exams will be in Term 4
12 October–13 November (Pre-Primary to Grade 4 running at Hamilton House)
16 November–24 November (Grade 4 & above running at WA Ballet)

The RAD exam/class award applications are due on 15 August 2020 ie week 5 of Term 3.
Some students may not have enough hours to do an exam in 2020 due to the Covid-19 shut down, but a Class or Performance Award is a good alternative.
Please see chart below for Total Recommended Study Hours to participate in the various RAD exam levels.

RAD Level

Class hours

PBT hours

Total hours

Primary in Dance - Exam

40

0

40

Primary in Dance - Class Award

30

0

30

Grade 1 - Exam

60

10

70

Grade 1 - Solo Performance

50

10

60

Grade 1 - Class Award

40

10

50

Grade 2 - Exam

60

10

70

Grade 2 - Solo Performance

50

10

60

Grade 2 - Class Award

40

10

50

Grade 3 - Exam

60

10

70

Grade 3 - Solo Performance

50

10

60

Grade 3 - Class Award

40

10

50

Grade 4 - Exam

75

20

95

Grade 4 - Solo Performance

60

15

75

Grade 4 - Class Award

40

10

50

Grade 8 - Exam

90

40

130

Intermediate - Exam

150

125

275

2020 Term Dates

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Term 1
3 February – 9 April (10 weeks)

3rd February – SRB commences for 2020
2nd March – Labour Day (Public Holiday)
10th—13th April – Easter Week-end – during the school holidays
25th April – ANZAC Day (Public Holiday) – during the April school holidays
RAD Vocational course for senior students – during the April school holidays — CANCELLED

Term 2
27 April – 3 July (10 weeks)

May/June – RAD Festival of Dance (TBC) — Postponed until SEPTEMBER 2020
1st June – WA Day (Public Holiday)
July School Holidays – APDA Exam & RAD Holiday Program (Click here for more info)

Term 3
20 July – 25 September (10 weeks)

August/September (TBC) – APDA Exams
27th—29th September – RAD Festival of Dance
RAD Solo Seal award (Date TBC)
Spring Grade school – RAD
October school holidays (2nd week) – SRB Grade PPID to Grade 8 exams

Term 4
12 October – 12 December (9 weeks)

12th October—13th November – RAD Graded exams Pre-Primary to Grade 4 at Hamilton House
16th—24th November – RAD Vocational exams Grade 4 & above at WA Ballet
Thursday 10th December – Extra Rehearsal for Middle & Upper School (Rixon Theatre, Penrhos College, South Perth)
Monday 14th December – SWAN RIVER BALLET CONCERT for 2020 (Rixon Theatre, Penrhos College, South Perth)
Saturday 19th December – Re-enrolment Day for 2021 – RAD results handed to students.


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Take a look inside Hamilton House

2020

Our latest project is the installation of pressed metal ceiling in Studio 1 duplicating the original ceiling in Studio 2.
Miss Avie shows off her multi-talents with other family members.
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2015


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Help from the community, friends and neighbours — October 2015


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Progress on Hamilton House — September 2015


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Exploring the possibilities

Family members explore the buildings potential for dancing before the renovations begin.
(Anton and Avie Cleaver-Wilkinson along with Estelle and Arabella Buzzard)

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