Stand Up Stand OutThree groups of dance students from Manurewa High School have qualified for this year's Stand Up! Stand Out! finals.
Stand Up! Stand Out! is an arts competition run by Auckland Council, open to all Auckland secondary school students. It is an opportunity for students to showcase their creativity and talent to their peers, wh?nau and the music industry.
Manurewa High School's three successful entries in the dance category took part in the preliminary heats at the ?tara Music and Arts Centre (OMAC) on Wednesday 14 August.
The three groups to make the final are:
- NFXIOUS. These 23 students placed second at the Tauranga Project Competition. They are all year 11 students with the exception of 2 year 13 boys.
- 4ONE3 is comprised of 8 boys. This crew took out second place at SUSO finals last year.
- DELTA is an all-girl crew who also performed at the Tauranga project earlier this year.
You can also see the groups perform on Tuesday 19 August in the school hall, where they are performing their routines for Arts week.