Important Dates 2016-17

DATE - EVENT

August 31 - Open House and Registration 10am-2pm, 6-8pm

September 1 - Open House and Registration 10am-2pm, 6-8pm

September 2 - Open House and Registration 10am-12pm

September 7 - Open House and Registration 4pm-8pm

September 8 - Open House and Registration 4pm-8pm

September 9 - Open House and Registration 4pm-7pm

September 10 - First day of Classes

September 17 - Nutcracker Auditions - Students from Grades 2, 3, 4, 5 and Technique 1   3pm-6pm

September 18 - Nutcracker Auditions -Students from Grade 6, 7,  Inter Foundation, Tech 2, &  Intermediate 12pm-5pm

September 24 - Nutcracker Auditions - Students from Grade 8, Adv Foundation, Advanced 1, 2 and Solo Seal 3pm-6pm

September 25 - Nutcracker Auditions - Call Backs 2pm-5pm

September 23 - Fall Vocational Graded Exam entries due *NB: RAD will not accept late entries.

September 26 - Nutcracker Auditions - Grades 7 and up

September 27 - Nutcracker Auditions - Grades 7 and up

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

October 8-10 - Thanksgiving weekend - SCHOOL CLOSED

October   15    - Last day for class changes/withdrawals                                                                                                                           (requests MUST be received in writing/email by end of day for retroactive refund)

October 28- School Community Dance and Social - Halloween Masquerade Ball 6-9pm

November 4  -  Nutcracker TICKETS go on sale ONLINE

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

November 23 - R.A.D Graded (grades 1-8) , Graded Vocational (intermediate) Examination entries accepted at front desk

December 4 - Last Day of Classes

December 5 - WINTER BREAK begins, SCHOOL CLOSED.  Nutcracker rehearsals continue Monday thru Friday eves

December 10 - NUTCRACKER SET move and build, 12 pm Humberside Collegiate

December 12-14 - NUTCRACKER - stage rehearsals at Humberside Collegiate

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

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

December 17 - NUTCRACKER Performance 2pm,  Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 18 - NUTCRACKER FINAL PERFORMANCE  2pm Humberside Collegiate, Lismer Hall

December 18 -  NUTCRACKER - Cast and Crew Party, 6pm at the studio

January 7 - Classes RESUME

January 9 - CAMP REGISTRATION BEGINS - March break Mad Hatters, Summer Leaps & Summer Turns

January 13 - ABSOLUTE last day for exam entries. Exam fees and applications MUST be received by reception by end of day.

February 10 - Last day for class changes/withdrawals, term 2 refund (requests MUST be received in writing by end of day) 

February 20 - Family Day - SCHOOL CLOSED

February 24 - School Community Family Dance and Social - A Tropical Fiesta! 6pm - 10pm

March 13-17 - March Break - NO REGULAR CLASSES

March 13-17 -  Mad Hatters Dance and Arts CAMP (9-4pm)

March 13-17 -  Exam Coaching Classes (by registration)

March 21 - Classes RESUME

April 14 - Good Friday - SCHOOL CLOSED

April 15 - Easter Saturday - Regular Classes

April 16 - Easter Sunday - SCHOOL CLOSED

April 17 - Easter Monday - Regular Classes

April 21 - YMI Dancing Spring Show - OPENING NIGHT (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) Reception 7pm, Show 8pm

April 22 - YMI Dancing Spring Show (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) Matinee 2pm, eve performance 8pm

April 23 - YMI Dancing Spring Show - FINAL PERFORMANCE (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble) PWYC matinee 2pm

Mid April- May (Dates TBA) - 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 20-22 - Victoria Day Weekend - SCHOOL CLOSED

May 26 - Early Registration for 2016-17 3pm-6pm

May 27 - Early Registration for 2016-17 10am-1pm

May 28 - Early Registration for 2016-17 10am-1pm

June 6 - Let's Dance Festival Tickets go on sale

June 18 - LAST DAY of regular classes

June 19 & 20 - Let's Dance Festival Tech (rehearsals may be scheduled)

June 21 - 24 - LET'S DANCE FESTIVAL!! Please Reserve these days for performances. (Scotiabank Studio Theatre, 6 Noble)

July 10-14 - Summer Leaps and Summer Turns Dance and Arts Camp, week 1

July 17-21 - Summer Leaps and Summer Turns Dance and Arts Camp, week 2

July 24-28 - Summer Leaps and Summer Turns Dance and Arts Camp, week 3

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

August 21-25 - Dance Intensive Week for students in Grade 6 and up (10-5pm)

** 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