Classes

Ballet Pre Primary

Recommended Age Range as of January:
5.5 - 7 years old

  • Minimum age for this class is 6 years old by June 30th.
  • Students with little or no dance experience may need to trial a few different levels to find the best class
  • Exceptions are at the discretion of the school/teacher and will depend on previous dance experience, exams passed, ability and age. Please contact the office for further information.

Uniform Requirements

  • Pink "Chloe" ballet dress
  • Ballet tights
  • Pink ballet socks (optional)
  • Pink leather ballet shoes
  • Male students - teacher will advise

Pre Primary ballet is our second-year level ballet class. Students are taught the fundamental steps of the classical ballet style through a combination of British Ballet Organisation (BBO) and Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) syllabi. Exercises have a focus on technique, style and performance.

Students in Pre Primary have the opportunity to enter a Internal Assessment, NZAMD Medal Test and/or to perform in our annual End of Year Recital.

Progression:
Pre Primary ballet progresses on to Primary ballet.