Term Dates


These dates relate to the part time school classes. Please refer to the college pages for Full Time and Foundation course dates. 

Spring 2018  Jan- March 2018

First half of term: Wednesday 3rd Jan - Saturday 10th Feb 2018

Half Term break (no classes): Monday 12th Feb - Sunday 18th Feb 2018 

Second half of term: Monday 20th Feb - Thursday 29th March 2018 (**note Saturday classes will all have a final class on Sunday 25th March as week 12)

Easter Holiday (no classes unless called for rehearsal): Friday 30th March (Good Friday) - Sunday 15th April


Sweeney Todd and Ghost Station Auditions - Saturday 6th Jan

Lift Off Dance Platform - April 29th - Phoenix Fusion Hip Hop crew.

Regional Cheer Competition - Feb (TBC) - Senior Stunt teams L2 & L3 - Elite Cheer Squad


Summer 2018  April - July 2018

First half of term: Monday 16th April - Saturday 26th May 2018

Half Term break (no classes): Monday 28th May - Monday 4th June 2018 (includes a bank holiday monday) 

Second half of term: Tuesday 5th June - Saturday 8th December 2018 

Summer Holiday (no classes except Summer School): Monday 16th July - Sunday 2nd September 2018 


Regional Cheer & Hip Hop Competition - June Brighton OR Guildford (date TBC) - All cheer squads and Senior Stunt teams L2 & L3, Phoenix Senior and JV Hip Hop Crews. 

International Cheer Competition - July (6-9th Bournemouth) - All cheer squads and Senior Stunt teams L2 & L3, Phoenix Senior and JV Hip Hop Crews. 

Ghost Station - Annual Summer Show - Kenton Theatre - 9th - 15th July 2018 - Medusa Young Company, Junior Theatre Company, Guests

Sweeney Todd - Medusa Pro produced show - Kenton Theatre - 9th - 15th July 2018 - Medusa Young Company.

Summer School - Manic Monday - Free Junior Theatre Co taster, Hip Hop (Juniors), Cheer Boot camp (juniors and seniors) - Monday 30th July 2018

Summer School - 16-19 years - Intensive fully funded (free) Summer School with a L2 or L3 Qualification at the end - 30th July - 18th August 2018.

Disney Summer School - (10-25 years) - Intensive musical theatre training with Arts Award. Preparation for a performance at Disney World inthe USA in October 2018. 13th-17th Aug.


Winter 2018  September - Dec 2018

First half of term: Monday 3rd Sept - Saturday 13th Oct 2018

Half Term break (no classes, 2 weeks): Monday 15th Oct - Sunday 28th October 2018 

Second half of term: Monday 29th October - Saturday 8th December 2018 (**Note group exams and shows for the Saturday classes are the following weekend**)

Christmas Holiday (no classes except shows): 10th December  - 2nd January 2019. Office shut from 22nd Dec - 4th Jan. 


Disney World Showcase & Trip - 19th - 26th October 2018 - Disney World Florida. 

Regional Cheer Competition - Xtreme Junior Cheer & Xtreme Stunt Groups - date tbc - December 2018.

Santa's Surprise! Annual Christmas Show (and GROUP Trinity exams)- Studio Theatre, South Hill Park - 15th & 16th December 2018 - Medusa Young Company, Junior Theatre Company, Guests

Trinity Exams - Duo & Solo - Whitegrove Youth and Community Centre - 8th Dec 2018

Office hours:

Term time:

Email - 10am-5pm. Phone calls 12pm-2pm (please note VP Gemah is part time and works 2 hours a day on admin during the week).

Emails are checked by Gemah and Rosie through the day and we aim to reply the same day or within 24 hours.

During school holidays the Artemis office is part time to allow core staff days off. The office is open 10-12 each day for emails and phone calls during these dates.

The office is closed for Sundays, bank holidays and from 22nd December until we re-open in January for a full staff seasonal break.