Our Clubs

We offer a fantastic range of clubs: our pupils are lively and curious so we love to feed their enthusiasm.

We design our activities to spark your child’s creativity. We inspire them to try something new and learn about leadership and teamwork. The talents and interests we cultivate now will nourish them in the future.

Reception After School Clubs- Spring Term 2018

CLUBS DESCRIPTION

Monday

Multi Sports- Sports Academy UK

(External instructor club, Mr Daniel Lewis) 3.15pm – 4.00pm, £7 per session

An exciting and action packed program of activities including basic skills for sports and team building. Each session includes a personal development module which involves lots of fun and games that help improve skills such as throwing and catching, balance and coordination as well as fitness.

Wednesday 

Karate- London Dragons

(External instructor club) 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £6 per session

The Karate classes are for boys and girls from Reception to Year 2. The classes are designed to follow the Wado Ryu UK Syllabus which is governed by the EKF (English Karate Federation).

* Please note: There is an additional charge of £40 to be paid to the EKF. Once a member your child can then be graded. Proper karate clothing will also be required.

Tap & Modern Dance (External instructor club): Ms Lindsay Harding: 3.20 – 4.10pm – £7 per session.

Following the ISTD syllabus the children will cover the basics of Tap in the Pre-Primary grade. This helps the children develop musicality, strength, balance and most importantly confidence! In Modern, they will also follow the ISTD syllabus and they will learn about posture, technique and develop their core strength. The exercises help encourage musicality as well as performance skills. Both genres are a really fun way to be introduced to 2 of the 3 core techniques in dance and with the class being split will allow children to have the chance to do both styles in the one class!

These classes are run by BOP and will take place at The Mount Mill Hill International, Milespit Hill. Grimsdell staff will walk the children over to the Mount Mill Hill International and parents must then collect their children from there.

Thursday

Street Dance

(External instructor club, Reception children included): 3.15pm – 4.00pm £6 per session

Street dance club will be a fun and energetic club where the children will enjoy different dance games and develop a sense of rhythm.

Friday 

Ballet

(External instructor, Reception included): 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £5 per session.

Ballet gives you strength, flexibility and poise. It helps you develop good posture, which is not only good for your appearance but also good for your spine and internal organs. It is a great form of exercise that teaches strong dance technique and a great sense of musicality.

Chess Coaching (External instructor club, Mr Tom Allen): 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £80 per term.

Tom Allen, an international Chess coach with over 20 years of experience, will continue to run the classes.

 

Year 1 & 2 After School Clubs- Spring Term 2018

CLUBS DESCRIPTION
Monday
Violin (Year 2 only) 3.15pm – 4.00pm £8 per session / Violin hire £35 per term – An opportunity for the children to take their first steps into learning the violin within a small group.

There are some places available in this club. 

Multi Sports- Sports Academy UK (External instructor club, Mr Daniel Lewis) 3.15pm – 4.00pm, £7 per session.

An exciting and action packed program of activities including basic skills for sports and team building. Each session includes a personal development module which involves lots of fun and games that help improve skills such as throwing and catching, balance and coordination as well as fitness.

Toffee Bear Choir Mrs Cox: 7.50am – 8.30am – Children from Year 1 and Year 2 are selected for this choir and will perform a range of songs from different cultures and learn to sing  a two and three part harmony.

This club is an invitation only club and is now full.

Tuesday 
Cello (Year 2 only) 3:15- 4:00pm, £15 per session / Cello hire £65

An opportunity for the children to take their first steps into learning the cello within a small group.

There are some places available in this club.

Large Apparatus Mrs Suarez-Rivas: 3.15pm – 4.00pm

Children will be given a chance to explore large apparatus. They will be able to set up and use large apparatus safely and co-operatively.

Lego Master Builders Club Miss Mason: 3.15pm – 4.00pm –

Lego Master Builders Club aims to inspire creativity in children through play using Lego. Lego promotes teamwork, fine motor skills, develops creativity and provides opportunity to try new skills. We will be attempting different Lego challenges each week which will encourage the children to problem solve and build resilience.

Cooking Club Mrs Dean/Mrs Harvey: 3.15 – 4.00pm

Learning how to prepare healthy meals is an important skill in life, and the earlier children start the better. By acquiring this invaluable skill, children can also gain an understanding of the importance of a healthy and balanced diet whilst having fun.

Wednesday 
Ball Skills/ Games Mrs Suarez-Rivas: 8.00am – 8.30am

Ball Skills club will provide a great opportunity to help build on basic game-playing skills, and in particular, throwing, catching, bouncing and aiming. The focus of the club is to encourage pupils to participate and develop skills in a wide range of sports, drills and fun games leading to hockey, basketball, tennis, football, handball, and others. We hope that the children will enjoy an active start to the day to get their brains buzzing for learning!

Karate- London Dragons (External instructor club) 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £6 per session

The Karate classes are for boys and girls from Reception to Year 2. The classes are designed to follow the Wado Ryu UK Syllabus which is governed by the EKF (English Karate Federation).

* Please note: There is an additional charge of £40 to be paid to the EKF. Once a member your child can then be graded. Proper karate clothing will also be required.

Pupils who took part in this club in Autumn Term will continue to do so.

Drama Club Mrs Satariano: 3.15pm – 4.00pm –

In Drama Club, children will be working in small groups, to bring a range of stories and poems to life, using their voices and bodies to re-enact characters, events and images.

Mrs. Moir’s Magical Mindfulness Mrs Moir: 3.15pm – 4.00pm – Mindfulness is all about being aware of your breathing. We will be paying attention to ourselves, specifically our thoughts and feelings. We will be breathing, meditating and learning how to be mindful. We will eat mindfully, we will walk mindfully, we will breathe mindfully and we will be mindful of the world around us.

Marvellous things can happen by just being mindful. Come along and see for yourself…

Tap & Modern Dance (External instructor club): Ms Lindsay Harding: 3.20 – 4.10pm – £7 per session.

Following the ISTD syllabus the children will cover the basics of Tap in the Pre-Primary grade. This helps the children develop musicality, strength, balance and most importantly confidence! In Modern, they will also follow the ISTD syllabus and they will learn about posture, technique and develop their core strength. The exercises help encourage musicality as well as performance skills. Both genres are a really fun way to be introduced to 2 of the 3 core techniques in dance and with the class being split will allow children to have the chance to do both styles in the one class!

These classes are run by BOP and will take place at The Mount Mill Hill International, Milespit Hill. Grimsdell staff will walk the children over to the Mount Mill Hill International and parents must then collect their children from there.

Pupils who took part in this club in Autumn Term will continue to do so.

Thursday
Street Dance (External instructor club, Ms Sophia Theodosiou): 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £6 per session

Street dance club will be a fun and energetic club where the children will enjoy different dance games and develop a sense of rhythm.

N.B: If you took part in the this club during the Autumn Term you will still need to apply to rejoin.

Mini Tennis Mrs Suarez-Rivas: 3.15pm – 4.00pm

At mini tennis we will work on building the basic skills for the sport. We will develop the fundamental movement skills as well as start developing techniques and tactics for work, drills and fun games.

Aqua Beads Club Mrs Baddick: 3.15pm – 4.00pm.

An opportunity to start getting artistic and creating beautiful beady masterpieces! Arrange the beads on the template and spray with water to create beautiful Aqua Beads creations.

Keyboard Club (Year 2 Only) Mrs Cox: 8.00am – 8.30am, £15 per session.

An opportunity for the children to take their first steps into learning the keyboard within a small group and develop the skills learnt during their curriculum lessons.

Friday 
Football Club Mr Dobson: 3.15pm – 4.00pm

Each session will be split into 2 parts the first being developing skills of dribbling, passing, shooting, defending and heading. The second part is a match where the children have the opportunity to practise their skills in a game situation.

Crazy Science Club Mrs Dobson: 3.15pm – 4.00pm

Calling all potential scientists! Come and enjoy a club with experiments, creations and investigations.

Ballet (External instructor, Ms Haroulla Phillipou): 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £5 per session.

Ballet gives you strength, flexibility and poise. It helps you develop good posture, which is not only good for your appearance but also good for your spine and internal organs. It is a great form of exercise that teaches strong dance technique and a great sense of musicality.

Pupils that took part in this club in the Autumn Term will continue to do so.

Chess Coaching (External instructor club, Mr Tom Allen): 3.15pm – 4.00pm – £80 per term. Tom Allen, an international Chess coach with over 20 years of experience, will continue to run the classes.

Pupils that took part in this club in the Autumn Term will continue to do so.