OUR STUDENTS

We are proud of our students, who range from 3 to 25 years in age.  At our prize giving each year we award those students who have excelled in their discipline, and reward classes who are punctual, well groomed and full of enthusiasm with our Class of the Year Award.  We also acknowledge our Most Consciencious, Most Promising and Most Improved students with Achievement Awards.

Most Outstanding Senior Student

Olivia Puckey

Olivia has been in the academy for some 13 years. She is aged 17 and has many highly achieved credits to her name. She has received distinction in every exam in ballet, jazz and contemporary. She is also VCM Academy’s lead female dancer and has danced roles such as Princess Charming in Cinderfella and Jane from Tarzan. She also won this prestigious award in 2021, with this year being her second time attaining this achievement. Olivia’s dedication and passion knows no bounds. She is admired by all in the studio, she is a fantastic role model and we are so proud to call her our Most Outstanding Student.

Winner – 2nd Year Running

Most Outstanding Junior Student

Ella Wolferstan

Ella started her dancing career at age 7, she is now 11. Ella is one of the most versatile junior students and has received numerous distinctions throughout her career. She has also received Outstanding in her first hip hop syllabus exam, and has just added contemporary to her repertoire. Ella has an incredible amount of passion and commitment for dance which has earned her this very prestigious award of VCM Academy’s Most Outstanding Junior Student. We are so very proud of Ella and know she has a very bright and successful future in dance.

Class of the Year 2022

grade 3 ballet

Other Prestigious Awards from our 2022 Prizegiving

Excellence in
Open Classes

Charlize Withers

Most Improved
Jazz Students

CATARINA & CRISTINA
DIOGO

Most Improved
Hip Hop Student

Zoe Keatley

Most Outstanding
Recital Student

Aaliyah Ratumaitavuki

Award for Dedication,
Passion, Spirit & Heart
JUNIOR

Jenna Wolferstan

Award for Dedication,
Passion, Spirit & Heart
SENIOR

Rhianna & Mya Dadley

Most Consistent
Student

Naomi Clist

Most Promising
Student

Molly Browne

Most Conscientious
Student Overall

Sakura Kirk-Johns

Most Outstanding
Jazz Student

Olivia Puckey

Most Outstanding
Hip Hop Student

Rhianna Dadley

Most Outstanding
Ballet Student

Olivia Puckey

Model
Pupil

Milana Alefaio

SOLO SEAL DIPLOMAS

Last year VCM Academy successfully passed 2 Jazz Solo Seal Diplomas. VCM Academy is so proud of these students’ achievements and success in obtaining this most prestigious qualification.

Solo Seal Jazz

Alexis jones

Solo Seal Jazz

Kaitlyn Ziegler

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