School Holiday Program
Dates for term 3 to be confirmed.
Newsletter 1 Term 2 2018
2nd exam lessons have begun and if your child is anticipating that they will be sitting an exam they should be attending two lessons a week. (Grade 1 & Above)
Queens Birthday weekend my two extension classes are competing in a dance competition in Lower Hutt best of luck to them. If this is you please deposit $10 or bring cash to extension class to cover the entry fee and costume fee.
Queens Birthday Monday
NO Lessons will be held. If you want to pop into a class of the same level held later on in the week please feel free to just come along.
Inter foundations: Fees needs to be paid into fees account by the 5th June. Please note if you are intending to sit an exam it will be compulsory for you to attend the extra lessons in school holidays 9th, 10th, 11th if you are not attending winter school. There will be a charge of: $60 on the first day for these classes.
Monday 9th July & Wednesday 11th July
12:00 – 1:30
Tuesday 10th July
3:00 – 4:30 pm (after holiday program)
Primary – Grade 5 Exam Fees for children sitting exams (approx date 17-28 September)
The following fees are due to be paid into the fees account by the 4th July. Please note this fee is paid direct by me to the RAD.
Primary Class Award $56
Grade 1 $79
Grade 2 $92
Grade 3 $103
Grade 4 $112
Grade 5 $121
Intermediate Foundation $191
Exam date: to be confirmed.
There will be no exam lessons during term 4. So for this reason we will be making lessons longer on Sundays to compensate the learning of the work in preparation for exams. We will send an email specifically to exam parents.
The first week I would like to offer a RAD Grade School. This will be an opportunity to have a intensive 2 days of Ballet including a strong focus on dances. It is optional and will be subject to numbers. I will keep the class size to 8 per class. COST: $34 for both days there will be limited spots available so please let me know if you are interested asap.
9th Monday , 11th Wednesday
9:00 – 10:00 Grade 1
10:00 - 11:00 Grade 2
11:00 – 12:00 Grade 3
School Holiday Program:
We will be offering our ever popular holiday programs with dance drama, make up and hair. These are open for the general public as well as Wellington Ballet students.
Tuesday 10th July, Tuesday 17th July. Wednesday 18th July
Time: 9:00 – 3:00pm
Cost: $55 per day
Venue: Khandallah Bowling Club
From next term fees will increase by a small amount. Wellington Ballet fees have remained the same for the last three years but business running costs have increased. These rates are still less than the current market rate for ballet and jazz classess.
Therefore the classes for Grades will be increase slightly:
Fairy ballet, Jazz 30 min, Pre Primary and Primary will not increase.
Jazz 45min $130 per term with a 10% discount if you do two or more lessons or have a sibling therefore: $234
Grade 1 – 3 Jazz one hour lesson $140 per term with a 10% discount if you do two or more lessons or have a sibling therefore: $252
Grade 4 – 5 Jazz Senior $150 per term with a 10% discount if you do two or more lessons or have a sibling therefore: $270
Intermediate foundation & Intermediate $160 per term with a 10% discount if you do two or more lessons or have a sibling therefore: $288.00 (Please not Intermediate will increase to 1 ¼ lesson on Thursdays)
Adult: $17 casual rate $ 140 per term
Term 2 Fees: are now overdue. If these haven’t been paid a 20% late fee will be applied.
Waiting area at Club: Now that it is cold and dark can I remind you that I expect students to wait in club till they are picked up. Also please keep the back door closed to keep heat in and if you child plays with the toys can you please make them clean it up!
Change of Timetable term 3 Thursday:
Extension: 3:30 – 4:15pm
Grade 5: 5:15 – 5:15pm
Inter foundation: 5:15 – 6:15pm
Intermediate: 6:15 – 7:30pm (extra 15 min)
Adult 7:30 – 8:30pm
A reminder to come to lessons in correct uniform and hair tied back of your face.
BELLE & BEAST DVD
A DVD has been made of the show and is available to purchase. The DVD is presented in its own colourful cover and features the show from start to finish.
These are available for $25 each (including GST).
Order your DVD by:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org specifying “Belle and the Beast” and your details as below and
direct crediting $25 into Kiwibank account 38 9003 0191800 00
Completing this form and posting to PO Box 44175, Lower Hutt 5040 including your payment.
Please complete the following:
Family/Childs Name: ……………………….…………………………….……………………………………………………… ……..
Payment Method: cash/cheque enclosed I will pay by direct Credit
The DVD’s will be delivered to Monique for distribution with the first delivery due mid February, however if you require the DVD to be posted please provide your postal address and include $6.50 for post and packaging.
Postal Address: ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
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