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Hunter School of the Performing Arts

Hunter School of the Performing Arts

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Telephone02 4952 3355

Emailhuntperfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Audition Timeline

COVID-19
Changes may occur to the audition process dependent upon COVID-19 health legislations in place at the time of auditions. Changes could include, but are not limited to, timeline dates, processes and video submission and/or online live components as detailed in audition information links. If and when required, details of changes will be communicated to applicants.

Secondary School
Year 7 to Year 11 (Round 2)

Sunday, 24 July 2022
Applications Close

Parents/carers to submit online or offline application form by this date to Hunter School of the Performing Arts.

Friday, 5 August 2022
Audition Times

Parents/carers will be notified of audition dates and times.

Monday, 15 to Monday, 29 August 2022
Audition Week

Dance auditions will comprise one compulsory workshop.

Drama and Music Auditions will comprise two compulsory components:   a specialised audition in Drama or Music; and participation in a single-arts group workshop in the same session.

Illness or Misadventure
If an applicant is ill or experiences a misadventure leading up to or on the day of the audition an Illness/Misadventure form should be obtained from Administration Staff, filled in and submitted to the school within 24 hours of the scheduled audition time. 

If an applicant is ill or experiences misadventure prior to the day of the audition the school should be contacted immediately. 

Please note that dates and times of auditions will not be changed after notification.

Monday, 12 September 2022
Audition Results

All parents/carers will be notified of their child's results.

This will be either:

  1. a direct offer of enrolment
  2. a position on the reserve list
  3. no offer of enrolment (general feedback provided)

Reserve positions will be offered to students up until the end of Week 3, Term 1, 2023.

Friday, 16 September 2022
Appeals Deadline

Appeals can only be made against the audition process, not the result. 

Appeals must be made in writing to:

Auditions Administration
Hunter School of the Performing Arts
PO Box 1
BROADMEADOW NSW 2292

There will be no individual feedback given, either written or orally.

To be confirmed
Information Session

Parents/Carers will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2023 Scholastic Year and beyond.

Sunday, 9 October 2022
Acceptance Deadline

Parents/carers are required to confirm or decline our initial offer of enrolment by this date.

Primary School
Year 3 to Year 6

Sunday, 24 July 2022
Applications Close

Parents/carers to submit online or offline application form by this date to Hunter School of the Performing Arts.

Friday, 5 August 2022
Audition Times

Parents/carers will be notified of audition dates and times.

Monday, 15 to Monday, 29 August 2022
Audition Week

Dance Auditions will comprise one compulsory workshop.

Drama and Music Auditions will comprise two compulsory components:   a specialised audition in Drama or Music; and participation in a single-arts group workshop in the same session.

Illness or Misadventure
If an applicant is ill or experiences a misadventure leading up to or on the day of the audition an Illness/Misadventure form should be collected from Administration Staff, filled in and submitted to the school within 24 hours of the scheduled audition time.

If an applicant is ill or experiences misadventure prior to the day of the audition the school should be contacted immediately. 

Please note that dates and times of auditions will not be changed after notification.

Monday, 12 September 2022
Audition Results

All parents/carers will be notified of their child's results.

This will be either:

  1. a direct offer of enrolment
  2. a position on the reserve list
  3. no offer of enrolment (general feedback provided)

Reserve positions will be offered to students up until the end of Week 3, Term 1, 2023.

Friday, 16 September 2022
Appeals Deadline

Appeals can only be made against the audition process, not the result. 

Appeals must be made in writing to:

Auditions Administration
Hunter School of the Performing Arts
PO Box 1
BROADMEADOW NSW 2292

There will be no individual feedback given, either written or orally.

Monday, 19 September 2022 at 11:00am
Information Session

Parents/Carers will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2023 Scholastic Year and beyond.

Sunday, 9 October 2022
Acceptance Deadline

Parents/carers are required to confirm or decline our initial offer of enrolment by this date.