Clubs


Holt Farm Junior School Extra Curricular Clubs

Monday 19th February– 29th March (6 weeks).

 

We are pleased to be able to offer the following extracurricular clubs for next half term. We hope the children will enjoy the variety of activities that are offered. Our clubs are extremely popular so please book immediately via Parent Pay to avoid disappointment, spaces will go live on Parent Pay on Tuesday 6th February at 4pm.

Holt Farm clubs are overseen by the school and run according to school policies. Parents and children should be aware that behavior expectations are the same as during the school day, these are set out on the school website. Our timetable is reliant on the coaches and staffs’ availability along with space and ratios, as set out by the association for PE (afpe). To enable variety and demand there may be changes to the timetable from time to time and we will endeavor to notify you as soon as possible.  More details of what to expect at clubs can be found on the school website.

 Payment is £3 per session payable in full in advance for the whole 1⁄2 term and must be made via Parent Pay. Places are on a first come first serve basis, we are unable to offer refunds. If your child is unwell or unable to attend, please leave a message at the office for the coaches. Should the coach or school need to cancel a session, you will be notified as soon as possible and arrangements made to reschedule.

Day

Monday

 

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

5 weeks ONLY

7.55am-8.45am

Street Dance

All years

Hall

Miss Gallimore

20

 

Gymnastics

All Years

Miss Fox

Hall

12

Running / athletics

All years

Field/hall

Mrs Robinson

20

Tap

All Years

Hall

Miss Gallimore

20

3.15pm-4.15pm

Dodgeball

Years 3/4

Hall

Miss Hartigan

20

Football (boys)

Years 5/6 & 3/4

Field

Miss Hartigan/ Mr Knight

30

Musical Theatre

All Years

Hall

Miss Gallimore

16

Girls Football

All years

Field

Mrs Hartigan

20

Dodgeball

Years 5/6

Hall

Miss Hartigan

20

3.15pm-4.15pm

Homework Club

Years 5/6

ICT

16

Miss Warry

Netball

Years 5/6

Playground

Mrs Smith

16

 

Coding Club

All Years

16

Mrs Smith

ICT Suite

Sewing

All years

16

Old Library

Mrs Lee

 

  Art Club

All years

16

DM2

Mrs Hutchins

3.15pm-4.15pm

 

Art Club

All Years

16

DM2

Mrs Raymond

  

Homework Club

Years 3/4

ICT

16

Mrs Thorne

 

If your child is eligible for Pupil Premium funding, please contact our office staff in order to gain access to a free club space for your child (One per ½ term) We request that all children are collected promptly at 4.10pm when clubs end as our coaches have commitments elsewhere. Children should be collected from the front of the school where the coaches will bring children to meet you, please notify the office if someone else is collecting your child and make sure we have up to date contact and medical details.

Sports Clubs 2017

 

Street Dance

An introduction to street dance children will learn to combine basic moves and techniques to form fun extended routines to well-known tracks.

 

Tap

Rhythm and co-ordination.  The Children will learn the basics to tap Dance having the ISTD syllabus as a guideline.  We will also explore different music genres that will encourage versatility in style and performance.

 

Musical Theatre

Singing, acting & dance.  A fun way to build confidence and explore performing arts.  We will study different west end shows, pantomimes and animated films learning song scripts, as well as choreography.

Multi-sports (to alternate ½ termly with dodgeball)

 

A mixture of games and sports to encourage all children to be active through a range of activities, led by Southend United community coaches. 

 

Dodgeball

Throw, catch and aim at your opponents with active competitive games led by Miss Hartigan 

 

Netball

Led by Mrs Smith qualified level 2 netball coach who helped make Holt Farm league Champions a few years ago.  You will learn the rules of Hi five netball and improve your skills in throwing, catching, passing and building on team work. This year we are entering a team into the year 5/6 league.

 

Football

Clubs for girls only and years 3/4 and 5/6 boys.  Improve your football skills with Miss Hartigan & Mr Knight

 

Tennis

Led by Chris Nelson from Rochford tennis club. Improve your hand eye coordination, play duck shoot and prisoner to develop your skills as a tennis player.

 

Running / athletics

A jam packed session led by Mrs Robinson a Essex athlete herself.  Children develop their running technique and fitness through games and training sessions designed to improve speed and endurance in fun ways.  We will also complete circuit training and play games.  Almost all sports require athletes to be fit enough to run so why not come along and help us become district sports champions again!

 

Gymnastics

Led by British Gymnastics Selina Fox (Engergize Essex Ltd) children joining this group will be able to improve their gymnastics skills further and learn routines, year 3/4  will be practicing skills and routines that are involved in key steps competitions in the