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Dance Academy

SCAPA – Sandringham College Academy of Performing Arts (Dance)

Sandringham College presents SCAPA (Dance), established in 2015. The program is a pre-professional dance training program for talented students aged 12 to 18 years.

Dance Academy Enrolment

Dance Academy invites expressions of interest (see following expression of interest form) twice per year (December year prior and mid year for entry into Semester Two). Applications at any other time are on an individual basis. Please contact our Dance Academy coordinator Grace Hamilton directly for more information at

Click here for our Dance Academy Brochure.

Community Dance/Pilates Classes Available

As part of our Dance Conditioning Program Sandringham College now offers two Dance Conditioning Classes, incorporating Pilates (with a qualified APMA instructor) and the pre-recognition conditioning program Ballet Torque Body. Classes are open to the community and run in our fully refurbished dance studio at Sandringham College, Holloway Road, Sandringham. Classes are available for students in Year 7 to 12.

Click here for more information regarding Dance Conditioning Classes timetable and costs.

VET Dance Students come 3rd at National Competition July 2016


Winter Dance

In term two Dance Academy students and students across all years with a passion for dance perfomance showcased their talents. Led by Grace Hamilton, Dance Teacher and Dance Academy Coordinator, the performances ranged from a mixture of classical ballet to modern street funk and were a huge success.

For images from our 2016 Winter Dance performance click here.

SCAPA Dance Teachers

The Sandringham College Academy of Performing Arts (SCAPA – Dance) is fortunate to have a number of truly gifted and talented people supporting our students. We would like you to know more about these professionals following are links to our teachers’ profiles:

Cheryl Edmondstone Juelg, Classical Ballet Coach

Kristina Hardner, Pilates Coach

Kylie Maltarollo, Modern Dance Teacher

Kelly Bryne, Strength Conditioning & Pilates Coach