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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

Secondary School
Year 7 to Year 11 (Second Round)

Friday 4 September 2020
Applications Close

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

Monday 31 August 2020
Audition Times

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

Monday 14 to Friday 25 September 2020
Audition Week

Dance auditions will be by video submission (set choreography and student choice).

Drama auditions will comprise two components: a video submission and an individual online video conference (improvisation component).

Music auditions will be by video submission (student choice).

 

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 26 October 2020
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 (indicating place)
  3. no offer of enrolment (general feedback provided)

Reserve positions will be offered to students up until the end of Week 3, Term 1, 2021.

Monday 2 November 2020
Appeals Deadline

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

Appeals must be made in writing to:

The Principal - Ms Jo Gray
Hunter School of the Performing Arts
PO Box 1
BROADMEADOW NSW 2292

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

Information Session

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions regarding non-essential visitors to the school site, parents/carers of successful applicants will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2021 Scholastic Year and beyond via a video link.

 

 



Friday 6 November 2020
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

Friday 4 September 2020
Applications Close

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

Monday 31 August 2020
Audition Times

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

Monday 14 to Friday 25 September 2020
Audition Week

Dance auditions will be by video submission (set choreography).

Drama auditions will comprise two components: a video submission and an individual online video conference (improvisation component).

Music auditions will be by video submission (two pieces of student choice).

 

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 26 October 2020
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 (indicating place)
  3. no offer of enrolment (general feedback provided)

Reserve positions will be offered to students up until the end of Week 3, Term 1, 2021.

Monday 2 November 2020
Appeals Deadline

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

Appeals must be made in writing to:

The Principal - Ms Jo Gray
Hunter School of the Performing Arts
PO Box 1
BROADMEADOW NSW 2292

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

Information Session

The parents/carers of successful applicants will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2021 Scholastic Year and beyond. This will proceed in accordance with Department of Education directives of safe practice surrounding COVID-19 and will be by video link or live in the Hunter Theatre. If the circumstances at the time allow us to host a live event, we would anticipate that this would take place on Monday 30 October commencing at 11am. Confirmation of this will be provided closer to the date.

Friday 6 November 2020
Acceptance Deadline

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