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Dance exam results 2017

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Huge congratulations to all students that took ISTD dance exams in July 2017. We achieved a 100% pass rate yet again, and our seniors that took vocational, professional level exams received Distinctions!

In total, the 34 children that took exams received 9 distinctions, 29 merits and 6 passes – results that everyone should be very proud of indeed.

Jersey Eisteddfod 2016 Round-up

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Huge congratulations to our Jersey 2016 away team for all of their achievements last week! The competition was extremely stiff and of a very high standard – however I am so proud of how everyone coped with dancing on a new stage with no prior rehearsal time, and often under rather stressful conditions.

Below is a full-listing of all placings!

AWARDS

Senior tap shield – Ewan Mauger

Most Entertaining Performance – Silver Lining, Senior tap group

FIRST PLACE

Jessica Quittenden – tap

Jessica Quittenden – modern

Ewan Mauger – tap

SECOND PLACE

Joni-May Lowe – tap

Sian O’Hanlon & Grace Purvis – ballet duet

Ewan Mauger – modern

Ewan Mauger – character

Jake Taylor – modern

Jessica Quittenden – greek

Jessica Quittenden – national

THIRD PLACE

Junior modern group – Rollin’

Senior modern group – Freedom

Senior tap group – Silver Lining

Katy Martin – tap

Lea Phillips – ballet

Emily Gregson – modern

Jemima Vhadra – modern

Lea Phillips – modern

Miriam Botzanhardt – song

Lottie Reynolds – song

Abigail Dempster – character

Miriam & Ivy Botzenhardt – song duet

Ewan Mauger – ballet

FOURTH PLACE

Senior modern group – The Shadow

Clemmie Reid – ballet

Caroline Forget – modern

Katy Martin – modern