Junior School

Moorland International Ballet Academy

Moorland School offers Junior pupils access to the our Ballet Academy facilities and tuition from professional ballet tutors.

For those pupils who wish to develop further with the Ballet Academy we also offer a Pre-Vocational Course for those in years 5 and 6.

Pre-Vocational Course
Y5 to Y6

The Pre-Vocational Course prepares pupils for Vocational training, pupils begin to learn how to function in a traditional ballet classroom setting, this course is for pupils aged 8-11.

Classes on the Vocational course include:

  • Classical Ballet Technique
  • Body Conditioning
  • Cecchetti Grades
  • Pilates Mat Work/ Reformer (supplementary)
  • Drama (enhancement)
  • Contemporary Dance (enhancement)
  • Choreography
  • Character Dance (enhancement)
  • Jazz (enhancement)
  • Nutrition
  • Dance Studies
  • Anatomy and Physiology

An assessment will take place at the end of Year 6 with consideration for entry onto the vocational course.


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