Hp Blackbirds

Class Times

***Please note that lesson times are still subject to change as other hall users return***
Saturday  – Hodgson Hall – 12.40pm – 1.40pm (optional additional Gym class at 1.40pm)

Mondays – Memorial Hall – 4.15pm – 5.30pm


Blackbird Saturday plan NOV/DEC 2020

7th November – Normal lesson

14th November – Normal lesson

21st November – Exam Day

28th November – No dancing (Xmas Bazzar)

5th December – Normal lesson

12th December – Normal lesson (Hodgson hall)

19th December – Normal lesson (last day of term)


Fee’s are payable in half term periods of 6 -8 weeks. These can be paid by cash, in a labelled sealed envelope or via BACS. Each transaction should be a SEPARATE payment with the correct reference clearly labelled. Uniform, exam fee’s and costume fee’s should be paid in the same way. Any late payments will incur a £5 admin fee.


ACC NO 30645759

SORT CODE 09 01 28


1st 1/2 term Sept/Oct = 7.5 weeks x £11.50 = £86.25

1st 1/2 term Sept/Oct 2nd sibling discount = 7.5 weeks x £11 = £82.50

1st 1/2 term Sept/Oct Gymnastic Class = 8 weeks x £3 = £24


2nd 1/2 term Nov/Dec = 6.5 weeks x £11.50 = £74.75

2nd 1/2 term Nov/Dec 2nd sibling discount = 6.5 weeks x £11 = £71.50

2nd 1/2 term Nov/Dec Gymnastic Class = 5 weeks x £3 = £15

Uniform Requirements

The Blackbirds have a set uniform which consists of a black leotard, black leggings, pink ballet shoes, black jazz shoes and black tap shoes. Children can also order a black t-shirt/sweatshirt/hoodie with the HSOD logo on if desired but this is optional. To place a uniform order with us please visit our online shop…



Exam Study Plans

The Blackbirds will study Grade 2 Tap, Grade 2 Contemporary and Grade 3 Modern. They will also continue to study ballet and take an award/finish their rainbows using their dances.

Additional Information

Please see Student Resource page for all theory questions.

Exam groups and dates

**Please put all of the below exam dates in your diary, we will confirm as soon as possible which classes will be taking part in which sessions**

***Any exam days that have to been postponed due to the current covid situation WILL be rearranged asap***

Saturday 21st November 2020

All students should arrive READY!

with their hair in a plait/French plait and leotard and leggings on (leotard over leggings). They should wear Jazz shoes and black socks, no jewellery and no make up. They do not need to enter the building with anything else, other than a drink. Parents will not be permitted to enter the building.  ATTENDANCE times are as follows….

Group 1 – 12.15pm – 12.55pm

Group 2 – 12.35pm – 1.15pm

Saturday 23rd January 2021

Tap medal

Saturday 27th February 2021

Saturday 20th March 2021

Saturday 15th May 2021

Saturday 17th July 2021

Each year a themed dancing show is staged for family and friends of the pupil.

Show Instructions