Diary Dates

Term Dates - Term 4 Summer Term 2023/2024 (12 week term)

Newton Stewart Classes (Tue) 

9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Apr 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Jun 2024

Newton Stewart Classes (Wed) 

10th, 17th, 24th Apr 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th Jun 2024

Stranraer Classes (Thu)

11th, 18th, 25th Apr 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th May 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th Jun 2024

Whithorn Classes (Sat) 

13th, 20th, 27th Apr 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th May 1st 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th Jun 2024

Class, Exam & Show Fees

Autumn Term 2024/2025 payment due by Friday 23rd August 2024 (7 week term)

Exam Fees due by Friday 23rd August 2024

Winter Term 2024/2025 payment due by Friday 25th October 2024 (7 week term)

Spring Term 2024/2025 payment due by Friday 10th January 2025 (10 week term)

Show fees due Friday 10th January 2025

Summer Term 2024/2025 payment due by Friday 18th April 2025 (11 week term)

Exam Fees due by Friday 18th April 2025

End of Term Presentation Classes

Newton Stewart Classes Tuesday 25th June 2024

Newton Stewart Classes Wednesday 26th June 2024

Stranraer Classes Thursday 27th June 2024

Whithorn Classes Saturday 29th June 2024

Next Term Starts

Newton Stewart (Tue)

27th Aug 2024

Newton Stewart (Wed)

28th Aug 2024

Stranraer (Thu)

29th Aug 2024

Whithorn (Sat)

31st Aug 2024

Events & Performances

Performance: 13th July 2024: Castle of St John, Stranraer

27th July 2024: Galloway Pageant, Newton Stewart

Summer Holiday Dance at Millennium Centre, Stranraer (P1-P7), Wed 3rd, 10th, 17th & 24th July (2pm-2.45pm) Book via Millennium Centre


Exam & Show Information

Exam Fees Deadline

23rd August 2024

18th August 2024

Exam Practice Session


I-PATH Exams


Show Fees Deadline

10th January 2025

Show Rehearsal

8th June 2025 (tbc)

Dress Rehearsal

21st June 2025 (tbc)


22nd June 2025 (tbc)

ELDC Starlets Team Dates

ELDC Starlets Team Practice

See ELDC Starlets webpage for full schedule

ELDC Holidays

Summer Holiday

30th June 2024 to 26th August 2024

October Holiday

13th October 2024 to 28th October 2024

Christmas Holiday

15th December 2024 to 13th January 2025

February Holiday

16th February 2025 to 24th February 2025

Easter Holiday

30th March 2025 to 22nd April 2025

Summer Holiday

6th July 2025 to 26th August 2025 (tbc)