APDA TAP EXAM/ASSESSMENT
& PERFORMANCE MEDAL ENTRY FORM
Please complete the entry form below and submit along with exam entry fee by Sunday 18th April.
Term 3 between 30th August - 5th September
DSOD Performance awards- Term 3 between 24th - 27th September.
(exact dates are confirmed by the APDA and DSOD after entries are received).
Students must have been attending 1 tap lesson per week since the beginning of Term 1 to sit an examination or assessment.
Students must have been attending 1 tap 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 in Alerts Level 3/4), practice at home with the use of Movitae and attend private lessons/mock exams 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.
Payment is to be made by Sunday 18th April 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 $10.00 per 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 18th April.
Exams are optional but are highly encouraged!
More detailed information about exams, assessments and performance medals along with what is expected if entering can be found in the 2021 Exam & Performance Medal Booklet.