If you are planning on applying for the Integrated Arts Program, this page is for you. Here you will find the timeline for 2024-2025 IAP application process, the application forms, and the audition instructions. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact any of the staff listed below: 

Arlene Thomas, Arts Registrar  arlene_thomas@wrdsb.ca

Katrina Cove-Shannon, Head of Guidance  katrina_cove-shannon@wrdsb.ca


Arts Teachers: 

Dance jill_dolishny@wrdsb.ca

Drama adam_mccarthy@wrdsb.ca; rubina_chandler@wrdsb.ca

Instrumental and Music Production matthew_drysdale@wrdsb.ca

Strings kirsten_hunsberger-shortt@wrdsb.ca

Vocal michael_green@wrdsb.ca

Visual Arts and Arts Technologies sheena_gruber@wrdsb.ca


Timeline for IAP applications and auditions:

December 7, 2023 Grade 8 Information Night at Eastwood C.I.
January 26, 2024 Digital submissions*, Dance music, and vocal accompaniments due
January 22 – 27, 2024^ Arts Registrar will contact you with your individual audition date and times
January 29, 2024 6:00 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. Auditions at Eastwood C.I.
January 30, 2024 6:00 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. Auditions at Eastwood C.I
January 31, 2024 6:00 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. Auditions at Eastwood C.I.
February 3, 2024 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Auditions at Eastwood C.I.
February 6-9, 2024 You will receive you audition results
February 16, 2024 If you are accepted to the IAP, you must let us know if you are planning accept your offer

*not applicable to all arts areas

^These dates are inclusive. The Arts Registrar will be sending out audition dates/times until the end of day, Saturday January 27. 


The Application

Please Note: We have one or two more details to finalize on the application form before it will be ready to go. We apologize for the delay. It will be available for you to fill out on or before our grade 8 night, December 7, 2024. In the meantime, please take a look at the audition instructions for each arts area below.



The Audition

Every one who applies to the IAP gets and audition. You can start preparing as soon as you know what arts areas you want to audition for.

Remember: You must audition for at least one Arts Major and you may audition for up to three.


Audition Instructions

Current Grade 8 Students:

Current High School Students


Additional Materials


Visual Arts

Instrumental (Band) Solos

Alto/Bari Sax Trombone/Euphonium Bass Clarinet Tuba
Tenor Sax Flute Trumpet Oboe
Bassoon Clarinet French Horn Percussion

Strings Solos

Violin Viola Cello Double Bass

Vocal Solos – Sheet Music

When Will My Life Begin Reflection Chim-Chim-Cher-ee
A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes  Circle Of Life Beauty and the Beast

Vocal Solos – Accompaniments

Major Scales