Hunter School of the Performing Arts


Telephone02 4952 3355

Enrolment Applications

High School

2019 Y7 to Y11 Applications Now Closed

Primary School

2019 Y3 to Y6 Applications Now Closed

2019 Y3 to Y6 Apply Online $70

2019 Y3 to Y6 Apply Offline $80

For Offline applications, please submit your completed application form, photograph and application fee of $80 before the closing date to:

Auditions Administration
Hunter School of the Performing Arts
PO Box 1

Supporting documentation

Applicant photograph

Provide a non-returnable passport-sized photograph of the applicant. This is for identification purposes only. Each photograph should have the name of the student clearly printed on the back.

Medical documents

If the applicant has a diagnosed medical condition you must provide an action plan and/or a first aid treatment plan for each condition. Please do not send originals as they will not be returned. 

Presentation of documents

Please do not put any of the documentation into display folders.

Full information

Applications will not be accepted unless all documentation and the administration fee is provided by 5 working days after the closing date.


Hunter School of the Performing Arts offers a unique educational environment as the only fully selective Performing Arts School in NSW.

Our Junior Year 3 to Year 4, Middle Year 5 to Year 8 and Senior Year 9 to Year 12 stages deliver outstanding developmental programs - with a gifted and talented focus in Dance, Drama and Music.

Our academic, welfare and sporting programs complement the delivery of a comprehensive academic Year 3 to Year 12 curriculum, which caters for the individual abilities of each student.

For Year 3 to Year 11 the Enrolment process involves a formal audition.

Also note that the majority of vacancies are in the Junior and Middle stages, Year 3 to Year 8.

Year 3 to Year 7 students undertake compulsory studies in Dance, Drama and Music as part of the Junior and Middle School Curriculum.

Year 8 to Year 12 students undertake major and minor studies in the Performing Arts as elective subjects. This can include the study of more than one Performing Arts field.

All students have access to specialist opportunities for tuition and ensemble membership in the Performing Arts.

The School offers strong academic programs in English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Visual Arts, Technology & Applied Sciences, Languages and Personal Development, Health, Physical Education.