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The School Of Alberta Ballet Professional Division

Professional Division Calendar 2017-2018

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(Subject to change)

July 2017  
July 9 Residence Move-In begins at 2pm
July 10 New Student Summer Intensive Begins
July 28 New Student Summer Intensive ends - demonstration
July 29 Residence Move-out by 12pm
August 2017  
August 1 Cecchetti Internation Competition
August remainder Open Division programs only - PD no classes
September 2017  
September 4 Labour Day - Residence move in from 2pm onward
September 5

First Day of Classes - 8am Full School Orientation (Students only);

Meet the Faculty-5pm (students and families)

Sept 5-8 Welcome Week
September 8 Welcome Assembly
September 18 Marketing Photo shoot - Select Students
September 21 Grade 12 Stagecraft @ Jubilee TBC
September 22 Culture Night - 19:30 Tango Fire TBC
September 23 Nutcracker 101 (Geared to New Students)
September 27 First Fire Drill
September 30 Nutcracker Audition TBC
October 2017  
October 6

PD Day

October 9 Thanksgiving - no classes
October 14 Nutcracker Rehearsal
October 16 - 20 Parent Viewing Week
October 19 First Parent Advisory Committee meeting (PAC)
October 21 Nutcracker Rehearsal
October 23-27 Assessment Week
October 28 Nutcracker Rehearsal
October 30 Assembly/School Photos/First Lockdown Drill
November 2017  
November 3 Last day of reporting period 1
November 4 Nutcracker Rehearsal
November 6 Grade 12 Career Planning Meetings
November 7 PG Career Planning Meetings
November 9 Winter Showcase Studio Run/Report Card Distribution Gr 7-PG/Remembrance Day Assembly a.m.
November 10 Academics Only Gr 7-12; No Dance Classes (Audition Tour starts)
November 11 Remembrance Day - No Classes
November 13 Academics Only Gr 7-12; No Dance Classes (Audition Tour ending)
November 15 Grade 12 Photos
November 16 PG Photos
November 17 Parent Teacher Interviews - Modified Day (Same Drop off, early finish to have PTI 3-6pm)
November 18 Nutcracker Rehearsal
November 19 GUEST Cecchetti Workshops
November 23 PAC #2
November 25 Nutcracker Rehearsal
November 30 Class @SAB 8:45am DJD Dress Rehearsal 12-5pm/No Academics
December 2017  
December 1 Winter Showcase @DJD 6pm + 8pm
December 2 Nutcracker Rehearsal
December 4 Begin Contemporary Class Assessments @ SAB Sr only
December 8 Finish Contemporary Class Assessments @ SAB Sr only
December 9 Nutcracker Rehearsal
December 10 Nutcracker Rehearsal and Production Week (see Show schedule separately)
December 13 Grade 9 Move Up (Artistic Only); Costume fittings Nutcracker cast
December 14 Nutcracker Cast at Theatre (pm)
December 15 Last day of Classes Gr7-11; Ballet Classes(am), activities and Cookie/Gift Exchange

Attend Dress 1pm TBC
December 18 Residence move out by noon; Audition Video Filming Gr 12 and PG
January 2018  
January 2 Residence opens at noon 
January 3 Classes resume 
January 11 ELA 30-1 Part A & ELA 30-2 Part A
January 15 Assembly
January 25 Math 30-1 & Math 30-2; PAC Meeting #3
January 26 Math Diploma Exam
January 26 Gr 6 Shadow Day
January 29 Chem 30; Last Day of Reporting Period 2
January 30 No Academics - Dance only all levels 12-5pm (rehearsals for February show)
January 31 Start Semester 2
February 2018  
February 2 Academics Only/No Dance; Audition Tour Starts
February 5 Academics only Full Day ; Audition Tour ends - no dance classes
February 8 Begin Classical Assessment Classes @ SAB
February 9 Report Card Distribution Gr7-PG
February 14 Final day Classical Assessment Classes @ SAB
February 16 AISCA Teacher's Convention / School Performance @DJD (Solo+Group - all students)  -no Academics
February 19 Family Day - No Classes
February 20 Compressed day (Parent Teacher Interviews 3-6pm); Reacceptance Distribution Week
February 23 Gr 9 Move Up Day Academic and Artistic
February 25 Professional Division Open House - Select Students Required
March 2018  
March 5 Assembly; Parent Viewing week
March 14 Cinderella  Dress Rehearsal @ Jubilee - all Students
March 16 FY Returning Registration Deadline
March 22 Contemporary Rehearsal - no academics for Gr 10-12; Jr regular day academics and dance
March 23 Contemporary Show @DJD 6pm+8pm - Gr 10-PG only/PD Academic Teachers
March 26 Spring Break Begins; Residence Move out by Noon
March 30 Good Friday
April 2018  
April 2 Easter Monday
April 3 Residence opens at noon
April 4 Classes Resume
April 8 OD Open House - Select Students Required
April 13 Last Day of Reporting Period 3
April 16 Assembly
April 20 Report Card Distribution Gr 7-PG
April 26 PAC Meeting #4
April 27 YEP Rehearsal (Juniors 2:30-5; Srs 1-5pm); Parent Teacher Interviews Academic only 2:30pm-5:30pm
May 2018  
May 2 Tragically Hip Dress Rehearsal - all students
May 6 Potential Cecchetti Week
May 8 Gr. 9 ELA Part A; Tentative Cecchetti Exams Week
May 12 Potential Cecchetti Week
May 14 Assembly
May 18 Year End Dress 1-5pm Srs; 2-5pm Jrs (Academics 12-2 Jr)
May 21 Victoria Day
May 31 PAC Meeting #5 Final
June 2018  
June 7 YEP Rehearsal
June 8 YEP Rehearsal
June 9 YEP
June 10 Grad 2018
June 11 No Ballet Classes/Full Day Jr and Sr Academics
June 12 Summer Term Begins
June 14 Social Studies 30-1 Part A & Social Studies 30-2 Part A
June 25 Math 30-1 & Math 30-2 & Gr. 9 Social Studies
June 26 Gr. 9 ELA Part B
June 27 Bio 30 & Gr. 9 Math
June 28 Gr. 9 Science; Last Day of Academic Classes                 
June 29 Full day Dance classes begin/Report Cards/Appeals
July 2018  
July 1 Sunday Canada Day - No Classes
July 2 Canada Day (Observed) - No Classes
July 3 Summer Dance Intensive Full Day
July 4 Summer Dance Intensive Full Day
July 5 Summer Dance Intensive Full Day
July 6 Full Day Dance/Awards 5:00 pm/BBQ 6-8:00/Summer Term Ends
July 7 Residence closes - move out by noon

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