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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

Monday 1 April 2019
Applications Close

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

Friday 19 April 2019
Audition Times

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

Monday 6 to Friday 10 May 2019
Audition Week

Dance auditions are 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 on the day of the audition an Illness/Misadventure form should be collected from Administration Office, 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 3 June 2019
Audition Results

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

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, 2020.

Thursday 6 June 2019
Information Day

The parents/carers of successful applicants will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2020 Scholastic Year and beyond. This will begin at 7pm.

Friday 7 June 2019
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.

Monday 17 June 2019
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

Monday 12 August 2019
Applications Close

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

Monday 2 September 2019
Audition Times

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

Monday 16 to Friday 20 September 2019
Audition Week

Dance auditions are 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 on the day of the audition an Illness/Misadventure form should be collected from Administration Office, 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 28 October 2019
Audition Results

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

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, 2020.

Friday 1 November 2019
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.

Monday 11:00am 4 November 2019
Information Day

The parents/carers of successful applicants will be given information about the school and any requirements for the 2020 Scholastic Year and beyond.

Friday 8 November 2019
Acceptance Deadline

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