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Academic Curriculum

Year 9 Ballroom Dancing

Year 9 Ballroom Dancing

Year 9 Ballroom Dancing

From the Head of PDHPE, Patrick Darvill

In line with the PDHPE curriculum, all students in Year 9 will be participating in ballroom dancing lessons and an evening of dance during Week 4 of Term 1. The dance will be conducted in association with St Clare’s College and will be led by The Joan Carmody School of Dance. The details for each event are as follows:

Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st February 2017

Ballroom dancing lessons will be conducted in the Lacey Gymnasium at Waverley College during Periods 1 and 2. All students are required to bring their PE shoes to change into.

Wednesday 22nd February 2017

Students will participate in an organised dance with St Clare’s College. The dance will begin promptly at 6:30pm and will conclude at 9:00pm. Students are requested to wear collared shirts, long pants and trainers. The dance will be supervised by both Waverley and St Clare’s staff members. Students are required to get their name marked off as the enter the dance.

This is a fantastic opportunity for students to learn the skills of ballroom dancing and to enjoy a social evening with their peers. Boys are reminded that they will be representing the College and therefore normal school expectations for behaviour and cooperation will apply.

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