** Classes missed due to statutory holidays, Thanksgiving weekend, Easter weekend or Victoria Day weekend, can be made up on weekdays in classes at same level as classes missed

Important Dates

2017-18 

August 30, 2017 - Registration and Open House 12pm-2pm, 6-8pm

August 31 - Registration and Open House 12pm-2pm, 6-8pm

September 1, 2017 - Registration and Open House 12pm-2pm

September 6 - Registration and Open House 2pm-8pm

September 7 - Registration and Open House 2pm-8pm

September 8 - Registration and Open House 2pm-7pm

September 9 - First day of Classes

September 16 - Nutcracker Auditions - Students from Grades 2, 3, 4, 5 and Technique 1   3pm-6pm

September 17 - Nutcracker Auditions -Students from Grade 6, 7,  Inter Foundation, Tech 2, &  Intermediate 12pm-5pm

September 22 - Nutcracker Auditions - Students from Grade 8, Adv Foundation, Advanced 1, 2 and Solo Seal 3pm-6pm

September 23 - Nutcracker Auditions - Call Backs 2pm-5pm

September 22 - Fall Vocational Graded Exam entries due *NB: RAD will not accept late entries.

September 26 - Nutcracker Auditions - Grades 7 and up

September 26 - Nutcracker Auditions - Grades 7 and up

Friday eve in October - Nutcracker Parent Meeting 7pm (mandatory that all "nutty parents" attend)

October 7-9, 2017 - Thanksgiving weekend - SCHOOL CLOSED

October 14 - Last day for class changes/withdrawals                                                                                                                           (requests MUST be received in writing/email by end of day for retroactive refund)

October 27- School Community Dance and Social - Halloween Masquerade Ball 6-9pm

November 5, 2017 -  Nutcracker TICKETS go on sale ONLINE

November 13- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 14- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 15- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 16- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 17- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 18- Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 19 - Viewing Week: parents invited in to watch their child/ren's class/es - PROGRESS REPORTS given out

November 22 - R.A.D Graded (grades 1-8) , Graded Vocational (intermediate) Examination entries accepted at front desk

December 3, 2017 - Last Day of Classes before Winter Break

December 4 - WINTER BREAK begins, SCHOOL CLOSED.  Nutcracker rehearsals continue Monday thru Friday eves

December 15 - NUTCRACKER Performance 7:30pm, Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 16 - NUTCRACKER Performance 1:30pm,  Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 16- NUTCRACKER Performance 7:30pm Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 17 - NUTCRACKER FINAL PERFORMANCE  1:30pm Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 17 -  NUTCRACKER - Cast and Crew Party, 6pm at the studio

January 6, 2018 - Classes RESUME

January 8 - CAMP REGISTRATION BEGINS - March break Mad Hatters, Summer Leaps & Summer Turns

January 12 - ABSOLUTE last day for exam entries. Exam fees and applications MUST be received by reception by end of day.

February 9 - Last day for class changes/withdrawals, term 2 refund (requests MUST be received in writing by end of day) 

February 19 - Family Day - SCHOOL CLOSED

March 12-16, 2018 - March Break - NO REGULAR CLASSES

March 12-16 -  Mad Hatters Dance and Arts CAMP (9-4pm)

March 12-16 -  Exam Coaching Classes (by registration)

March 20 - Classes RESUME

March 30 - Good Friday - SCHOOL CLOSED

March 31 - Easter Saturday - Regular Classes

April 1, 2018 - Easter Sunday - SCHOOL CLOSED

April 2 - Easter Monday - SCHOOL CLOSED

April 27 - YMI Dancing Spring Show - OPENING NIGHT (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) Reception 7pm, Show 8pm

April 28 - YMI Dancing Spring Show (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) Matinee 2pm, eve performance 8pm

April 29 - YMI Dancing Spring Show - FINAL PERFORMANCE (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) PWYC matinee 2pm

April 23 - 25 - R.A.D Graded (grades 1-8), R.A.D Vocational (Intermediate Foundation & Intermediate only) at the school. R.A.D. Vocational (Adv, foundation, Adv. 1 & 2) Examinations location TBA

May 19-21, 2018 - Victoria Day Weekend - SCHOOL CLOSED

May 24-26 - EARLY REGISTRATION FOR 2018/19: Classes start Sept 8. Get a head start on scheduling and get the classes you want. Deposit of $125 non-refundable; 5%discount given to accounts paid in full by Sept 8.

May 24 - Early Registration for 2018-19 3pm-6pm

May 25 - Early Registration for 2018-19 3pm-6pm

May 26 - Early Registration for 2018-19 10am-1pm

June 5, 2018 - Let's Dance Festival Tickets go on sale

June 17 - LAST DAY of regular classes

June 18 & 19 - Let's Dance Festival Tech (rehearsals may be scheduled)

June 20 - 23 - LET'S DANCE FESTIVAL!! Please Reserve these days for performances. (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble)

June 20 - Let's Dance! 5:00 & 7:30 pm

June 21 - Let's Dance! 5:00 & 7:30 pm

June 22 - Let's Dance! 5:00 & 7:30 pm

June 23 - Let's Dance! 2:00 & 7:30 pm

July 2 - 6 - "Summer Turns" Dance Intensive (dancers age 11-16), Week 1

July 9 - 13 - "Summer Turns" Dance Intensive (dancers age 11-16), Week 2

July 16-20 - "Summer Leaps" Dance and Arts Camp (ages 5-7 & 8-10), Week 1

July 23-27 - "Summer Leaps" Dance and Arts Camp (ages 5-7 & 8-10), Week 2

July & August - Open Summer Evening Classes for Adults and Senior students, exam coaching.

End of August  - Dance Intensive Week for students in Grade 6 and up (10-5pm) dates TBA

** Classes missed due to statutory holidays, Thanksgiving weekend, Easter weekend or Victoria Day weekend, can be made up on weekdays in classes at same level as classes missed