Exams and Festivals
Letting your inner sparkle shine
Pupils are encouraged to sit examinations in key subjects on a yearly basis. These tests contain dances designed to show a child’s ability to perform complete dances to a required standard.
One Dance Bade
Intro 1-3 (Junior Intro)
Intro 4-6 (High level Intro)
Pre Bronze, Bronze, Bronze Bar
Silver, Silver Bar
Gold, Gold Bar Medal, Upper Gold Award, Gold Seal Medallion
Gold Bar 1, Gold Bar 2, Gold Bar Statue, Gold Cup
Gold Star 1, Gold Star 2, Gold Star 3
Presidents Award, Majestic Award, UK Award.
Prestige Statuette, Premier Victory Award
Children's own choreography- Choreography Award 1-3
Princess to Intro 3 are introductory examinations where the teacher accompanies the children into the exam room and assists them, so for the children it isn’t too stressful and the Examiner observes. They are a lovely way to introduce very young children to exams – they get the formality of the exam room, the uniform, the numbers on their front and carry in their own report sheet and greet their Examiner with it, but they do not have the worry of remembering everything in the syllabus by themselves. Intro 4-6 Teachers accompany and support students From Bronze upwards children are not assisted by teachers. Hair should be immaculate with bows and the correct clean uniform on for all examinations. More information on the UKA dance board can be found here https://www.ukadance.co.uk/