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Students wishing to enrol in this program should be prepared to:

  • participate in the audition process (in drama and/or music)
  • submit a portfolio (in visual arts)
  • sit an examination (for academic extension)
  • sit an entry test (for Chinese enrichment) in Term 4

Closing date for applications: Thursday 9 March 2017

Applicants need to print out the application form and return the form with payment to the school by the due date.

Download Application Form

Frequently Asked Questions

Download Monologues (Drama Audition)

Date of Academic Extension Test: Tuesday 14 March 2017
(Only those who have applied will be able to sit the test)

Auditions and presentation of portfolios will occur during the week commencing 13 March 2017. Applicants will be advised of time and day.

Cost: $45 per application.

Applicants need to print out the Application Form and return the form with payment and proof of address to the school by the due date.

DRAMA AUDITION

The audition will consist of:

  1. Warm-up games
  2. Scene work
  3. Performance of one of the selected monologues.
    Performance criteria:
  • Voice
  • Characterisation
  • Movement
  • Audience Awareness
  • Team Work

At the end of the audition, be prepared for a short interview concerning your performance and expectations of the course.

MUSIC AUDITION

Applicants should have reached a level of Grade 4 or equivalent.

    The audition will consist of:
  • Performance of 2 contrasting pieces
  • 2 x major and 2 x minor scales of your choice
  • Sight reading
    Performance criteria:
  • Musicality
  • Skill
  • Presentation
  • Communication

VISUAL ARTS PORTFOLIO

An interview will take place by appointment for presentation of your portfolio. The portfolio should:

  • Consist of mainly recent work in any medium or media.
  • Not be too large (able to be easily transportable). Suggest A2 maximum.
  • Limit the number of work from between 6 to 10 pieces.
  • Student to be present when portfolio is reviewed and should be able to talk about their work and ideas.

 

ACADEMIC EXTENSION TEST

Students wishing to enrol in this program should provide a copy of their Year 5 NAPLAN report and be prepared to sit the academic test.

Applicants must provide a passport size photograph. The academic test will be conducted on a date to be advised.

Students will be tested in the areas of English, Maths, Science and Writing. Students should arrive 10 minutes before the examination and bring something to eat and drink as there will be a break.

The examination can take up to two and a half hours.

 

CHINESE ENRICHMENT TEST

Term 4, 2017 exam. Further information to be advised.