Adjudicators represent both the professional art form and the educational dance community. Adjudicators will evaluate each STUDENT and TEACHER CHOREOGRAPHED dance based on the competitive level and rubric that has been developed by the ONTARIO SECONDARY SCHOOL DANCEFEST Comittee. Rubrics have been distributed to teachers and staff advisors for reference. Adjudications of each entry will receive positive feedback, constructive criticism and a numerical mark, however, teacher choreographed dances are ineligible for awards.
NOTE: STUDENT CHOREOGRAPHERS must be currently enrolled at their particular intermediate or high school and may NOT be a student who has graduated unless they are choreographing and performing with a university dance crew. Student Choreographers/Dancers must complete an Integrity Agreement confirming that choreography is ORIGINAL. Plagiarism will not be tolerated.