APDA JAZZ EXAM/ASSESSMENT
& DSOD JAZZ PERFORMANCE MEDAL ENTRY FORM
Please complete the entry form below and submit along with exam entry fee by Sunday 17th April 2022.
Term 3 between 29th August - 4th September 2022.
DSOD Performance awards- Term 3 between 23rd - 26th September 2022.
(exact dates are confirmed by the APDA and DSOD after entries are received).
Mock exams for exam/assessment students will be held over the following weekends:
20th & 21st August 2022
27th & 28th August 2022
(exact dates will be confirmed at the beginning of term 3 after entries have been received).
Students must have been regularly attending 1 jazz lesson per week since the beginning of Term 1 to sit an examination or assessment.
Students must have been regularly attending 1 jazz lesson per week since the beginning of Term 2 to sit a performance medal.
Students must continue to attend every class (including Zoom classes if isolating or another lockdown occurs), practice at home with the use of Band videos, music and exam practice packs and attend mock exams and private lessons where suggested if wishing to enter an exam or class award.
Teachers will decide if your child will be entered into an exam or assessment. This will be based on their class attendance and practice efforts. This is for the benefit of your child so they don't feel pressured and under prepared for their exam. They may of course move to the next level with their peers if they do not sit their exam. Performance medals are always an alternative option to exams and assessments.
Students must wear and purchase the compulsory uniform items as specified on the website www.devonportschoolofdance.com/uniform
Payment is to be made by Sunday 17th April 2022 into the DSOD account: 02-0888-0125761-000 using your child's name, grade and "exam" as the reference.
*Please note an admin fee of $15.00 per exam/assessment and performance medal has been added to entry fees to cover expenses associated with running exams. This admin fee is non-refundable*
A $10.00 late entries fee will be charged for entries received after Sunday 17th April.
Exams are optional but are highly encouraged!
More detailed information about exams, assessments and medal awards along with what is expected if entering can be found in the 2022 Exam & Performance Medal Booklet here.