After School Clubs

We offer three different types of clubs at Pearson Primary School that closely align with our core values and key curriculum drivers.

Tier 1 – Clubs for excellence

These clubs are a commitment to practice; and they provide weekly expert tuition so that children can excel in a range of areas, for example through sport and music.

Tier 2 – Clubs for development

These clubs are designed to enhance children’s opportunities for personal development within a less formal learning environment. Through a range of activities, these clubs focus on language development or social and emotional development, often utilising the principles of programmes used in the school.

Tier 3 – Clubs for experience

These clubs change and rotate more rapidly term by term and aim to provide children with opportunities to try activities that they may not have the chance to do in their personal lives. This broadens their life experiences and allows for adults to spot hidden talents so that children’s potential can be identified, nurtured and, where necessary, further opportunities signposted.

We make every effort to signpost children to clubs that we believe will benefit them and their development.

At Pearson we value providing wider opportunities for the children and are constantly reviewing the after-school offer that we provide.

Some clubs go on to form part of the legacy of the school, for example, our strong history of outstanding footballers. Others are more like a pick and mix, giving children opportunities to try their hand at something new and broaden their horizons.

Our clubs this term all finish at 4.10pm.

Monday

Classes 1 to 6 – Craft

Classes 1 to 6 – Gardening/Outdoor

Tuesday

Classes 1 to 6 – Dance

Classes 1 to 6 – Lego

Wednesday

Classes 1 to 6 – Games/TT Rockstars

Thursday

Classes 1 to 6 – Multisports

Clubs only cost £6 contribution per child for the half term and this is to be paid via Parent Pay.

Children can sign up for clubs at any time in the half term and will be given a place if one is available.

For more information, please pop into the school office.

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