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Dance Academy
Academy Applications 2018
​​Applications to Academies begin January 29, 2018 and close March 9, 2018.
Academy Applications 2018

​​Applications to Academies begin January 29, 2018 and close March 9, 2018.

​​Located at Windsor Secondary, Grades 8-12

The Dance Academy is scheduled for both Day 1 and Day 2. Students are placed in their class by the Dance Academy and Windsor Secondary.


In partnership with Seymour Dance and located at the Seymour Dance Studio next to Windsor Secondary School,  the academy provides for the participation of all students, regardless of their dance experience.​

The program consists of a dance curriculum, as set out by Seymour Dance and in compliance with the BC Ministry of Education's Prescribed Learning Outcomes for Physical Education. Students earn their grade-equivalent PE credits upon successful completion of the program.

Click here to view the 2018 Dance Academy flyer.

How to apply

Applications to the Dance Academy begin January 29, 2018 and close March 9, 2018.

All students applying to Academies in North Vancouver must apply online to https://sd44.schoolcashonline.com/. All students must reapply to the Dance Academy every year.

Out of District applicants please contact academies@sd44.ca to receive the application link.

International Students please email international@sd44.ca for registration information.

To be completed upon acceptance:

  • Student Medical Form
  • Personal Information Consent Form

Selection

  • Priority 1 - Returning students
  • Priority 2 - Waitlisted students from the previous years
  • Priority 3 - Lottery for remaining students, if necessary.

Note: Those dancers not selected via the lottery will be placed on a waitlist.

Total spots available will be dependent upon the number of applications received and the ability of schools to organize suitable timetables to meet student needs.  If necessary, student selection for the Dance Academy will be determined by a lottery in a manner consistent with the Policy 605: Admission of Students to School.  Those dancers not selected via the lottery will be placed on a wait list.

Fees

$1,550 per school year

The first payment confirms placement in the academy and is non-refundable. It is due on or before June 1, 2018. If a family chooses to pay in installments, this must be set up for automatic withdrawal prior to June 1, 2018 with the first payment due September 1, 2018 and then on the first of each month through May 2019. Information for payment will be included in the acceptance package. An additional course fee of approximately $925 may apply to out-of-district students. Non-payment or late payment of fees may incur a penalty and/or result in loss of placement in the academy.

Questions?

If you have questions or require further information, please contact:

Marissa Heaven
Teacher
Windsor Secondary School
E-mail mheaven@sd44.ca

Deborah Wanner
District Principal 
E-mail academies@sd44.ca​​