Term Dates 2018

The Dance Studio follows the Victorian government school terms:

Term 1

Mon 29th Jan – Thurs 29th March

Term 2

Mon 16th April – Sat 30 June

Term 3

Mon 16 July – Sat 22nd Sept

Term 4

Mon 8 Oct – Sat 8th Dec (concert day)

Open Week Dates 2017

Parents are invited to watch the last class of each term so that they can see their child’s progress and also to give the children an opportunity to perform what they have been learning.  Our open weeks are not open to the general public. If you would like to join the school we recommend booking some trial classes.


  • Term One: Mon 19th March to Sat 24th March
  • Term Two: Mon 21st May to Sat 26th May
  • Term Three: Mon 3rd Sep to Sat 6th Sep
  • Term Four: Mon 12th Nov to Sat 17th Nov

* Senior school students do not have open week in Term 4 due to concert preparations

Examination Dates 2018


Levels 1 – 7

Entry closing date: Saturday 17th March

Examination date: Sunday 17th June


Primary & Progressions:

Entry closing date: Saturday 28th April

Examination date: Sunday 19th August


Internal Assessments:

Entry closing date: Saturday 19th May

Examination date: Sunday 19th August


Primary & Graded Examinations

Entry closing date: Saturday 28th April

Mock exams: 9th-13th July

Examination dates: July/August 2018


Vocational Examinations

Taken in Autumn/Spring by invitation.

Annual Concerts 2018

Junior School concerts are held at Eldon Hogan Performing Arts Centre, Xavier College, 41 Charles St, Kew VIC and our Senior School concerts are held at The Besen Centre Mt Scopus College, 87-89 Station Street, Burwood.

Junior School Concert

Sunday 5th August 2018

Students enrolled in all Baby Toes, Preliminary 1 and Preliminary 2 Classes

Senior School


Saturday 8th December 2018

Students enrolled in Preliminary 3 or Primary upwards


Dress Rehearsals

Sunday 18th November 2018 &

Sunday 25th November 2018


Theatre Rehearsals

Tuesday 4th + Thursday 6th December from 4.30pm

& Saturday 8th December from 8.30am (morning of concert)

Annual School Photos 2018

Junior School Photo Day

Friday 27th July 2018

Senior School Photo Day

Saturday 1st December 2018

Choreographic Workshop + Mini Vocal Showcase 2017

Each year HSOD holds a Choreographic Workshop Display, which is a great opportunity for our students to express their ideas and talents through their own choreography in a fun and friendly environment at our studios in Surrey Hills.

Performance date: Sunday 5th August 2018