Clubs 2019-20

School Clubs 2019-20

The clubs are available to the children in the stated year groups and letters will be sent out providing more information.

Please note that due to high demand for the clubs, you will receive a text confirming if your child has a place at the club. Names are always selected anonymously and at random making the selection criteria as fair as possible. The school office keeps a list of all children who applied for a club for instances of children no longer wishing to take part or if the club is run again later in the year.

School Council:

Aims: To give the children of our school a voice!

Staff: Miss Gowland, Mrs Johnston and Miss White
Children: Class representatives from Years 2 to Year 4, as chosen by the children in each class.
Day: Alternates
Start Date: 
Autumn term
Time:
Charge: Free – provided by school staff

Green Team:

Aims: To keep our school as green as can be and to contribute to looking after our local environment as well as raising children’s awareness of green issues www.eco-schools.org.uk

Staff: Mr Morrow
Children: 2 children from each class from Years 1-4
Day: Alternates
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time: Lunchtime
Charge: Free – provided by school staff

Mindfulness:

Aims: To support children’s resilience and emotional well-being

Staff: Mrs West
Children: Year 3/4
Day: Monday
Start Date: Autumn 1
Time: lunchtime
Charge: Free – provided by school staff

Lee Sterry Football Club (Reception, Years 1 and 2):

Aims: To play football as a team and develop our skills

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Reception, Year 1 and Year 2
Day: Monday
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time: 3.15pm – 4.30pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – please contact provider direct at coaching@ls-sc.co.uk

Year 1 & Year 2 Gymnastics Club:

Aims: Develop gymnastics skills

Staff: Premier Education
Children: Year 1 & Year 2
Day: Monday
Start Date: September 17th to October 21st
Time: 3.15pm-4.15pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – booked for online at www.premier-education.com  

Code Club:

Aims: To learn to code using a range of software

Staff: Mrs Jones
Children: Year 4
Day: Monday
Start Date: Monday 4th November (6 weeks)
Time: 3.15pm – 4.15pm
Charge: Free – provided by school staff

Pilates:

Aims: To develop skills of pilates

Staff: Mrs Kilgour
Children: Key Stage 2
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: Autumn Term
Time: 8.00am-8.45am
Charge: £22 for 6 weeks

Singing Club:

Aims: Singing together

Staff: Newcastle Music Service
Children: Key stage 2
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: Autumn 1 – Summer 2
Time: 12.15pm-12.45pm
Charge: Charged for – £1 per session. Funds must be paid for via Parent Pay prior to starting the sessions. School contributes half of the funding.

Forest School Club:

Aims: An all weather club developing outdoor skills in the context of Forest Schools.

Staff: Mrs Ward and Mr Holman
Children: Years 1 & 2 (Invitation only)
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: Autumn 2 and Spring 1
Time: 1.30-3.00pm
Charge: TBC

Yoga Bugs:

Aims: To develop skills of yoga!

Staff: YogaBugs Staff
Children:  Year 1 and Year 2
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: 
Spring Term 2020 for 10 weeks
Time: 12.15pm-12.45pm or 12.45pm-1.15pm
Charge: £15 per child

Little Rescuers – Years 1 and 2:

Aims: To learn the skills of first aid!

Staff: Little Rescuers Staff
Children: Key Stage 1
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: 
Autumn 1 for 5 weeks
Time: 3.15pm-4.15pm
Charge: £20 per child to be paid via Parent Pay

This club  has been organised from a waiting list collated in Summer 2019. If you are interested in taking part, please speak to the school office where we will keep a waiting list to ascertain if we can run the club again.

Lee Sterry Speed, Agility and Quickness: Circuits:

Aims: To play football as a team and develop our skills

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Year 3 and 4
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: Autumn 1
Time: 3.15pm – 4.30pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – please contact provider direct at coaching@ls-sc.co.uk

Lee Sterry Basketball:

Aims: To play football as a team and develop our skills

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Year 3 and 4
Day: Tuesday
Start Date: Autumn 2
Time: 3.15pm – 4.30pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – please contact provider direct at coaching@ls-sc.co.uk

French Club:

Aims: To learn French through games and interactive learning

Staff: Ms Baldasera
Children: Year 1 and 2
Day: Wednesday
Start Date: 
Wednesday 6th November for 5 weeks – It will continue into the new year
Time: 8.15am-8.45am
Charge: £33 for the 5 weeks – this includes a year’s license to an interactive learning resource

Guitar:

Aims: To learn together to play the guitar

Staff: NEMCO
Children: Years 3 and 4
Day: Wednesday
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time:  12noon-2.00pm (Group times will be rotated each term)
Charge: Charged for via provider – Please contact NEMCO direct for registration form and availability on 0191 236 3999

Violin:

Aims: To learn to play the violin.

Staff: NEMCO
Children: Years 3 and 4
Day: Wednesday
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time: 12.15pm – 3.15 pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – Please contact NEMCO direct for registration form and availability on 0191 236 3999

Art Club:

Aims: To develop creativity through art and design projects!

Staff: Art4  Staff
Children: Key Stage 2 Club / Key Stage 1 Club
Day: KS2 – Wednesday, KS1 – Thursday
Start Date: 
September for 6 weeks (September 11th/12th until October 23rd/24th but not 16th/17th October)
Time: 3.15pm-4.45pm
Charge: Charged for by the club provider

Please contact Art4 for more information.

Christmas Art Club:

Aims: To develop creativity through art and design projects!

Staff: Art4  Staff
Children: Key Stage 2 Club / Key Stage 1 Club
Day: KS2 – Wednesday, KS1 – Thursday
Start Date: 
Autumn 2 for 6 weeks (November 6th/7th until December 11th/12th)
Time: 3.15pm-4.45pm
Charge: Charged for by the club provider

Please contact Art4 for more information.

Little Rescuers – Reception:

Aims: To learn the skills of first aid!

Staff: Little Rescuers Staff
Children: Reception
Day: Wednesday
Start Date: 
Autumn 2 for 5 weeks (November 6th – December 4th)
Time: 3.15pm-4.15pm
Charge: £20 per child to be paid via Parent Pay

We may run this club again in the Spring Term depending on interest.

Gosforth Band 2019-20: Please note that all Gosforth Band Rehearsals take place at ARCHIBALD First School

Aims: To play instruments together for a collective purpose

Staff: Newcastle Music Service
Children: Years  3 and 4
Day: Wednesday
Start Date:  2/10, 16/10, 6/11, 4/12, 22/1, 5/2, 26/2, 11/3, 25/3, 10/6
Time: 3.45pm-4.45pm
To register:  Click here or visit
https://www.musicpartnershipnorthnewcastle.co.uk/website 

Gosforth Voices 2019-20: Please note that all Gosforth Voices Rehearsals take place at GRANGE First School

Aims: To play instruments together for a collective purpose

Staff: Newcastle Music Service
Children: Years  3 and 4
Day: Wednesday
Start Date: 25/9, 9/10, 23/10, 13/11, 27/11, 15/1, 29/1, 12/2, 4/3, 18/3, 3/6, 17/6
Time: 3.45pm-4.45pm
To register: Click here or visit
https://www.musicpartnershipnorthnewcastle.co.uk/website 

Lee Sterry Football Club (Years 3 and 4):

Aims: To play football as a team and develop our skills

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Years 3 and 4
Day: Thursday
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time: 8.00am – 8.45am
Charge: Charged for via provider – please contact provider direct at coaching@ls-sc.co.uk

Taekwondo:

Aims: Martial arts development.

Staff: Mr McKenna
Children: Years 1 and 2
Day: Thursday
Start Date: Spring Term
Time: Lunchtime
Charge: Charged for – £1 per session. Funds must be paid for via Parent Pay prior to starting the sessions. School contributes half of the funding.

Mini Tennis Club:

Aims: To have fun learning to be the next Wimbledon Champion! (A water bottle and PE kit is needed)

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Years 3 and 4
Day: Thursday
Start Date: Autumn Term
Time: 3.20pm – 4.20pm
Charge: Free – costs covered by school

Running Club:

Aims: To practise running ready for the Children’s Cancer Run

Staff: Mrs Kilgour, Mrs Nettleship, Mrs Patrick
Children: Year 3 and 4
Day: Thursday
Start Date: 
Thursday 7th November for 5 weeks
Time: 3.15pm – 4.20pm
Charge: £10 for the 5 weeks

Please note that children must have a water bottle, their own inhaler (if needed) and a running kit of outdoor sports clothes and trainers. School PE Kit cannot be worn.

Reception, Year 1 & Year 2 Multi Skills: 

Aims: To keep fit and have fun learning new skills. (A water bottle and PE kit is needed)

Staff: Lee Sterry and Team
Children: Year 1 & Year 2
Day: Friday
Start Date: Autumn Term
Time: 8.00am-8.45am
Charge: Free – costs covered by school

French Club:

Aims: To learn French through games and interactive learning

Staff: Ms Baldasera
Children: Year 3 and 4
Day: Friday
Start Date: 
Friday 8th November for 5 weeks – It will continue into the new year
Time: 12.15pm-12.45pm
Charge: £33 for the 5 weeks – this includes a year’s license to an interactive learning resource

Brass:

Aims: To play the pocket trumpet.

Staff: Mr Rushton
Children: Years 3 and 4
Day: Friday
Start Date: Autumn 1 to Summer 2
Time: 12.00pm – 1.30pm
Charge: Charged for via provider and arranged by school

KS1 & KS2 Dance Club:

Aims: A Performing Arts Course that incorporates various different dance styles including street dance and Cheerleading

Staff: Premier Education
Children: Years 1, 2, 3 & 4
Day: Friday
Start Date: See provider website for details www.premier-education.com/sport
Time: 3.15pm-4.15pm
Charge: Charged for via provider – booked for online at www.premier-education.com  

Dance Club:

Aims: To learn and develop the confidence to perform a routine

Staff: Miss White & Mrs Mullick
Children: Years 3 & 4
Day: 
Start Date:
Time:
Charge: Free – provided by school staff

Let’s Get Cooking Club:

Aims: Learn to cook, explore healthy eating options and look at reducing waste food

Staff: Mrs Sinclair and Mrs Patrick
Children: Year 3
Day: TBC
Start Date: TBC
Time: 3.15pm-4.45pm
Charge: £3.00 a week / £12.00 total to cover the cost of ingredients

STEM Club:

Aims: To develop skills and passion for science, technology, engineering and maths via fun and engaging activities

Staff: Mr Morrow
Children: Years 2 to 4 (16 places)
Day: TBC
Start Date: TBC
Time: 3.20pm – 4.30pm
Charge: Free – provided by school staff