RAD Graded Ballet Examinations and Tests Curriculum:
Primary ballet (Grade 1 at school)
Attend one 45min lesson a week.
Grade 1 to Grade 5 ballet
Option between one or two 45min lessons a week – for exams two lessons are highly recommended for Grade 1 and compulsory from Grade 2 onwards for the entire year. Pupils who attend one lesson will be able to do the test.
Grade 6 and up / Intermediate Foundation and up
Attend two lessons a week an hour in length (Three where available)
This Ballet curriculum provides a practical dance education and develops technical, musical and performance skills in classical ballet, free movement and character. The option of participating in internationally recognized examinations are available (but not compulsory) from Primary and up.
2015 Timetable 3 (Subject to change)
Nicole teaches the Friday classes and every alternating Wednesday and Ilze teaches the other days.
Please note that the Ballet grades are different from the school grades. Kindly check with the teachers which class is appropriate for your children?