Pre School DanceHead of Department – Justine Butcher

Designed to teach 3 and 4 year olds basic dance steps, develop rhythm and timing using imagination and lots of fun.

The program builds in Terms 1 and 2 then in Term 3 students learn a dance that will be performed at their concert at the end of Term 3.

In Term 4 students start to learn new elements and all students are invited to participate in the Blockhouse Bay Santa Parade.

Term fees for Pre School Dance is $120 per term with an average of 8 lessons per term.

What is Junior Ballet?

Junior Ballet is a grade for those students that have turned 5 years of age AFTER 1 May and are too old for Pre School but are not old enough to move up into Pre Primary*.  This class does not start until Term 2.  Students must be 5 years of age or turning 5 years in the term they are wishing to join.

*Pre Primary students must be 5 years of age BEFORE 1 May.  See our Ballet page for further information

What is Little Groovers?

Little Groovers is a class for 4 year old and 5 year old students (if they have turned 5 years of age AFTER 1 May.   This level introduces students to the movement of modern dance and prepares them for the next jazz level of Beginners Jazz.

*Beginners Jazz students must be 5 years of age BEFORE 1 May.  See our Jazz page for further information

What is the Junior Show?

Students of the Junior School have a dedicated concert at the end of Term 3 held at Auckland Girls Grammar. This years concert will be held on Saturday 23 September 2017 with rehearsals at the theatre in the morning before the 1 hour show in the afternoon.

JUNIOR CONCERT IS ON SATURDAY 23 SEPTEMBER WHICH IS ELECTION DAY

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View the full term timetable

Below is the 2017 timetable

ClassTimetableAgeDance Style
Little GrooversSaturday 8.30-9.00am4 years at the start of term OR turning 5 years after 1 MayJazz
Little Gems/JewelsMonday 11.15-11.45am3 or 4 years at the start of termBallet
Little Gems/JewelsTuesday 2.00-2.30pm3 or 4 years at the start of termBallet
Junior BalletTuesday 3.30-4.00pmTurning 5 years after 1 MayBallet
Little GemsSaturday 8.45am-9.15am3 years at the start of termBallet
Little JewelsSaturday 9.15-9.45am4 years at the start of termBallet
Little GemsSaturday 9.45-10.15am3 years at the start of termBallet
Little JewelsSaturday 10.15-10.45am4 years at the start of termBallet
Little Gems/JewelsSaturday 11.00-11.30am4 years at the start of termBallet
Junior BalletSaturday 11.30am-12.00pmTurning 5 years after 1 MayBallet

Classes fill up quickly so get your enrolment in as soon as possible!

Photos of the 2016 Concert