EXAMINATIONS AND CLASS AWARDS DETAILS

EXAMINATIONS AND CLASS AWARDS DETAILS (ZH)

 

DATE: May to June 2021

*Exact date and time will be later announced by the Hong Kong Examinations Authority.

*Examinations and class awards dates are scheduled by Hong Kong Examinations Authority. Please note, it might be scheduled on a school day, and that the scheduled date and time CANNOT be changed and there are NO refunds.

*No rescheduling of the examinations and class award date/ time can be made if the student is absent on examination day (including sickness with medical certificate).

EXAMINATION CENTRE: Twinkle Dance Company Studios

*Students are required to enroll FULL TERM, starting from February 1st, 2021 until examinations/ class awards have been completed. 

*Students must maintain 90% of the attendance until the examinations/ class awards has been completed.

PREPARATIONS

Age 2 & Age 3-5 students MUST:

  • Enrol full term and take 1 ballet class (in-studio physical or live stream class) per week to apply for this examination/ class award.  

*The ballet classes will be conducted in the form of in-studio physical class or live stream class, with the advise under the government’s COVID-19 regulations.  

Age 5+ students MUST:

  • Take 1 ballet EXAM CLASS per week to apply for this examination/ class award.   
  • Attend a Mock Exam prior to the actual examinations/ class awards. In which, students are to arrive at the examination center, dress in the appropriate examination attire and present their work as if for the real examinations/class awards.

*If an age 5+ student fails to enrol into ballet exam classes, he/ she will be disqualified from taking the examinations/ class awards. Examinations and class awards fees will not be refunded. 

 

EXAM CLASS SCHEDULE (FOR AGE 5+ STUDENTS ONLY)

  • These exclusive exam classes are intensive 1.5-hour classes focusing on the examinations/ class awards syllabus.  Age 5+ students MUST select and enrol into ONE exam class per week and maintain 90% attendance starting from February 1st, 2021 until the examinations/ class awards have been completed.  
  • The exam classes will be conducted in the form of in-studio physical class or live stream class, with the advise under the government’s COVID-19 regulations.  
  • When in-studio physical classes are available at Twinkle Dance, all students must attend in-studio physical exam classes and NO live stream exam classes will be offered alternatively. 

 

AGE CLASS TIME

(1.5 hour class time)

TEACHER CLASS LOCATION

(applicable to in-studio physical classes)

CLASS FEES
Age 5

*Birthdays in 2015

Tuesdays 4:00-5:30pm Monika Causeway Bay Studio Live Stream Class

 $248 / 1.5-hour class

 

OR

 

In-studio Physical Class

$495 / 1.5-hour class

 

*Term fee will be adjusted according to the mode/ format of class during each term.

Saturdays 1:30-3:00pm Monika Central Rose Petal Studio
Age 6

*Birthdays in 2014

Saturdays 3:00-4:30pm Monika Central Rose Petal Studio
Age 7

*Birthdays in 2013

Saturdays 4:30-6:00pm Monika Central Rose Petal Studio
Age 8

*Birthdays in 2012

Saturdays 1:00-2:30pm Pia Central Sugar Plum Studio
Age 9

*Birthdays in 2011

Saturdays 2:30-4:00pm Pia Central Sugar Plum Studio
Age 10

*Birthdays in 2010

Saturdays 4:00-5:30pm Pia Central Sugar Plum Studio

*In view of the COVID-19 situation, the classes will be conducted in-studio physically or via live stream with accordance to the government’s social gathering regulations.  Changes of class time may occur.  Alternative class time will be offered depending on the government’s social gathering regulations and students must select one class time in order to fulfil the class requirements.

*If the capacity of in-studio physical classes are restricted under the government’s regulations, changes of class time might occur in order to fulfil the regulations.  The exam class enrolling priorities will be given according to the order of students’ completed application date. 

*Twinkle Dance reserves the right to apply changes to the exam classes with accordance to real-time situation.  

 

 

UNIFORMS

Students are required to dress in CLEAN and PROPER attire with appropriate hair accessories (invisible hair net, proper hair pins, hair tie).

 

GIRLS
Age 2 & 3-5 -Proper ballet leotard and skirt/tutu of any colour. 

-Peach pink dance tights and pink leather, full insole ballet shoes (without any patterns).

Age 5 & 6 -Pink Tutulamb leotard. Pink Tutulamb wrap skirt.

-Peach pink dance tights and pink leather, full insole ballet shoes (without any patterns).

Age 7 & 8 -Light purple Tutulamb leotard.  

-Peach pink dance tights and pink leather, full insole ballet shoes (without any patterns).

-Black Tutulamb character skirt and shoes. 

Age 9+ -Dark purple Tutulamb leotard.

-Peach pink dance tights and Ppink leather, full insole ballet shoes (without any patterns).

-Black Tutulamb character skirt and shoes. 

BOYS
Age 2 & 3-5 -White Tutulamb leotard with Tutulamb black pants.

-Black leather ballet shoes with white socks. (No street clothing is allowed)

Age 5 & 6 -White Tutulamb leotard with Tutulamb navy shorts.

-White leather ballet shoes with white socks. (No street clothing is allowed)

Age 7+ -White Tutulamb leotard with Navy Tights.

-White leather ballet shoes with white socks. (No street clothing is allowed)

-Black character shoes.

 

EXAMINATION FORMAT

Under the Hong Kong Examinations Authority, the Royal Academy of Dance Ballet Examinations and Class Awards will be examined by an overseas examiner assigned by the Royal Academy of Dance at Twinkle Dance studios. However, with COVID-19 still prevailing at the moment, there might be a chance that an overseas examiner is unable to travel to Hong Kong for the examination due to government policies or restrictions. In this case, the examinations and class awards will be conducted in the form of filmed examinationThere will be no refund if you are unable to attend the filmed examination.  Details will be announced in due course.  

 

SPECIAL HEALTH AND SAFETY GUIDELINES

In view of the COVID-19 situation, Twinkle Dance will continue to review and assess the situation. Special precautionary measures will be implemented in accordance with the real time situation.  All examination candidates must follow the health and safety guidelines implemented by Twinkle Dance and/ or the Hong Kong Examinations Authority.  

*Twinkle Dance and/ or the Hong Kong Examinations Authority have the right to withdraw the candidates who does not meet the health and safety guidelines from conducting the examination and class award. Examination and Class Award Fees will not be refunded in these circumstances. 

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Please submit the application form and relevant documents with payment settled on or before Sunday January 31st 2021 for successful entries.  Late entries will not be accepted.

 

Submission Items:

  1. A copy of your child’s Hong Kong Identity Card OR Birth Certificate OR Passport
  2. Online application form below

 

Application:

  • Apply online below

 

Payment Methods:

  • Cash / EPS at Twinkle Dance Company
  • Cheque payable to Twinkle Dance Company Limited
  • Bank Transfer to HSBC a/c: 848-561908-838, and email the transaction reference number / receipt copy to event@twinkledance.com

 

*Examinations and class awards fees are non-refundable.

 

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Examinations and Class Awards Fees

  • Twinkle Dance Company Limited (hereinafter referred to as “Twinkle Dance”) regret that the fees paid under the Ballet Examinations and Class Awards 2021 are non-refundable under any circumstances including non-controllable events.  

Examinations and Class Awards Date

  • Please note that examinations and class awards dates are scheduled by Hong Kong Examinations Authority. Examinations and Class Awards date might be scheduled on a school day; It CANNOT be changed and there are NO refunds.
  • No rescheduling of the examinations and class awards date can be made if the student is absent on examination day (including sickness with medical certificate). 

Preparation

  • Students are required to enroll FULL TERM, starting from February 1st, 2021 until the exam has finished. Twinkle Dance has the right to withdraw the child from examination/class award if the student fails to enroll full term, examination/class award fees will not be refunded. 
  • Students must maintain 90% of the attendance until the examination/class award has been completed. 
  • All age 5+ students MUST take 1 ballet exam class (1.5 hour) per week to apply for this examination/class award. 
  • All age 5+ students MUST attend a Mock Exam prior to the actual examination/ class award.
  • Any age 5+ students who fail to enrol into 1 ballet exam class per week, he/ she will be disqualified from taking the examination/ class award. Examinations and class awards fees will not be refunded.

Exam Class

  • In view of the COVID-19 situation, the classes will be conducted in-studio physically or via live stream with accordance to the government’s social gathering regulations.  Changes of class time may occur.  Alternative class time will be offered depending on the government’s social gathering regulations and students must select one class time in order to fulfil the class requirements.
  • When in-studio physical classes are available at Twinkle Dance, all Age 5+ students must attend in-studio physical exam classes.  
  • If the capacity of in-studio physical classes are restricted under the government’s regulations, changes of class time might occur in order to fulfil the regulations.  The exam class enrolling priorities will be given according to the order of students’ completed application date.  
  • Twinkle Dance reserves the right to apply changes to the exam classes with accordance to real-time situation.  

Uniforms

  • Students are required to dress in CLEAN and PROPER attire with appropriate hair accessories (invisible hair net, hair pins, hair tie).
  • Students are required to follow the uniform requirements of the examination/ class awards set by Twinkle Dance.  

Examination Format

  • The examinations and class awards will be conducted in form of physical examination examined by an oversea examiner or in form of filmed examination.  

Special Health and Safety Measures

  • Twinkle Dance and/ or the Hong Kong Examinations Authority have the right to withdraw the candidates who do not meet the health and safety guidelines from conducting the examinations and class awards. Examinations and Class Awards Fees will not be refunded in these circumstances. 

Liability

  • All participants enrolled in this activity do so at their own risk and the company is not responsible for any loss, damage, or injury to students, their family members, and guests as a result of participating in this activity. 

Disclaimer

  • Twinkle Dance reserves the right to final interpretation of any disputes arising from this application and reserves the right to change the application contents without prior notification. 
  • Any dispute connected in any way with this application will be resolved by Twinkle Dance at its absolute discretion.