Finalist in the Australian Ballet Inaugural Scholarship Awards: Henrietta Foley
Winner of the Intermediate Champion Dancer at Jump Dance Challenge: Ella McMillan
Runner-Up Teen Champion at Get the Beat Melbourne Regional: Ella McMillan
Winner of the Novice Aggregate at Casey Comps: Tahlia Kirke
Winner of the Energetics Dance Inform model search: Ella McMillan
Winner of the Classical Ballet Championship, Moe Eistedfod: Henrietta Foley
Runner-up Jazz Championship, Moe Eistedfod: Henrietta Foley
Winner of the FYD Champion of the Year: Henrietta Foley
Scores of 90 and above for Cecchetti Exams: Isabelle Vagg, Chloe Bates, Francesa Rochford, Lacey Soroka, Olivia Papadopoulos, Tilly Ackland, Sam McSweeney, Breanna Stevens, Ebony Ricupito, Veronique Girgin, Kyra Harris, Manling Zhou, Olivia Barry, Lily Imlach, Yasmin Papadoploulos, Mikka Dinsmore, Gerika Abbott, Kiara Mavondo, Hayleigh Bladen, Keely Dummett, Ashlea Rush, Eden Stewart, Ava McSweeney, Chloe Van Zanden, Bethany Whittorn, Ava Howden, Tahlia Kirke, Kiara Dinsmore, Jaida Dinsmore, Sophie Marr, Karli Thomas, Caitlyn Kelly, Taylor White, Tess Hanna, Ella McMillan, Natalie Stutz, Henrietta Foley, Bella Keily, Tilly Lacey, Molly Lousada, Hope Keogh and Samantha Westake.
Students receiving the Top Mark in the State and a Perfect Score for their 2016 Cecchetti Exam: Sam McSweeney, Gerika Abbott, Kiara Mavondo, Bethany Whittorn, Tahlia Kirke, Kiara Dinsmore, Karli Thomas, Henrietta Foley, Taylor White, Tess Hanna, Ella McMillan, Natalie Stutz, Bella Keily and Hope Keogh.
Students awarded Cecchetti EXCELLENCE Awards in 2016: Karli Thomas, Bethany Whittorn, Tahlia Kirke, Kiara Dinsmore, Taylor White, Tess Hanna, Bella Keily, Ella McMillan, Henrietta Foley, Natalie Stutz and Hope Keogh
3rd Prize in the Junior Ballet Championship at Royal South Street, Ballarat: Bethany Whittorn
Runner up in the Pirouette Modern Championship at Royal South Street, Ballarat: Hope Keogh
HC in the Pirouette Modern Championship at Royal South Street, Ballarat: Molly Kealey, Zoe Wainwright
Prizes awarded in all troupe sections at Royal South Street, Ballarat including: 1st Under 8 Classical, 1st under 10 Classical, 1st Under 10 Jazz, 2nd under 13 Jazz, 3rd Under 17 Contemporary and Jazz, 2nd Open age contemporary
Prizes awarded in all troupes at Phoenix Comps including: 1st Under 8 classical and 2nd Jazz, 1st under 10 years classical, neo and Jazz. 2nd under 10 years contemporary, 1st under 13 years neo and jazz, 2nd under 13 classical and Lyrical.
1st under 17 years classical, neo, jazz, contemporary.
1st Open age classical, lyrical, neo, jazz and 2nd open age contemporary
Semi Finalist in the 2017 Scholars auditions: Ava Howden and Chloe Van Zanden
2017 Victorian Junior Scholar: Kiara Dinsmore, Tahlia Kirke, Eden Stewart and Bethany Whittorn
2017 Victorian Senior Scholar: Henrietta Foley, Chelsea Goodchild and Tilly Lacey
2016 Graduates of Joanne O'Kelly School of Dance: Samantha Westlake, Alyssa Marra, Hayley Does, Loughlin Foley, Rhiannah Virgin, Olivia Bailey, Charlotte Robins
JOKSOD extension class 2016: Ashlea Rush, Eden Stewart, Chloe Van Zanden, Bethany Whittorn, Karli Thomas, Henrietta Foley, Chelsea Goodchild, Molly Lousada, Hope Keogh, Emily Grieson, Tilly Lacey, Hayley Does and Samantha Westlake.