JDNZ

2019 JDNZ Examination Details

NB: Exams are optional

 

Dates: Friday 30th August - Monday 2nd September

  • Previous years have seen Papanui and Sumner students have their exams held at our Papanui Studio on the Friday, Sunday or Monday
  • Ladbrooks and Lincoln students usually have their exams held at Ladbrooks hall on the Saturday

Entries Due: Friday May 10th (please contact the office to enquire about late entries)

Mock Exam Timetable: TBC

  • Usually held over the two weekends before exam week
  • These will be held at the same location as the exam

Exam Timetable: TBC

Extra Lesson Timetable: TBC

Conditions of Entry
  • Attend required weekly lessons:
    • Students Pre Grade to Grade 2 Jazz need to regularly attend one exam class per week. during terms 1, 2 and 3.
    • Students Grade 3 – Grade 6 Jazz need to regularly attend one exam class per week during terms 1, 2 and 3 and  are advised to take at least one ballet class or jazz extension class alongside their regular jazz lesson.
    • Students from Pre Major Jazz and up are required to regularly attend one exam class per week during terms 1, 2 and 3 and at least one other lesson. A Ballet class and/or Jazz Extension class is advised at this level.
    • Hip Hop and Contemporary students need to regularly attend one exam class per week during terms 1, 2 and 3.
  • Students must reach exam standard – teachers will advise.
  • All students entering JDNZ Jazz exams will be required to attend a minimum of 6 extra lessons in term three. There will be an additional fee of $60 for these lessons.
    • This fee must be paid in conjunction with the exam fee.
    • Extra lessons for some grades may start in term 2. If you are not able to attend a set extra lesson time – please contact the office to organise a possible alternative.
  • If there are fewer than four students sitting an exam level – these students will either have the choice to travel to another location for their 6 extra lessons (e.g. Papanui students attend a Ladbrooks lesson for the regular fee) or they may organise private lessons at a higher cost.
  • All Students entering JDNZ Hip Hop and/or Contemporary exams may be required to attend extra lessons – your teacher will advise.
  • All students entering JDNZ exams will be required to attend their Mock Exam.
  • Students may be required to attend private lessons at the request of their teacher.
  • Timetables are set by JDNZ. We make the request to hold our exams for Ladbrooks students on the Saturday of exam weekend (at Ladbrooks Hall), however can not be in control of the full timetable. Exams for all other students are held at our Papanui studio.
  • If you can not guarantee being available on ALL dates above, please do not be disappointed if you end up unavailable for you exam time.
  • No refunds will be given for change of mind or if you can not attend your exam time.
  • If due to sickness of injury you cannot attend your exam, or a sufficient number of lessons in preparation for the exam, a credit with JDNZ may be organised if a medical certificate is provided.
  • If you would prefer for your child to sit an in-school run assessment instead of an exam, please talk to your teacher.
  • No entries will be accepted if any term fees or other payments are outstanding.
  • No entries will be accepted without the completed entry form and full payment or entry fees.
Extra Lesson Timetable for Jazz