Growing to Learn, Learning to Grow
Broadwater Down offers a wide range of extra curricular activities for children to take part in after school and at lunchtimes.
Letters are sent out detailing the clubs on offer at the beginning of each term; every attempt is made to ensure children are able to attend as many clubs as possible.
Find out all about some of the clubs on offer below!
Breakfast Club is open every day from 8.00 a.m. during term time. The Club is organised and run by our own skilled staff which, in addition to providing a healthy breakfast for those that attend, provides a variety of activities including homework support, games and art and craft. The cost of our Breakfast Club is £2.50 a day.
Squirrel Club is our after-school provision. It runs from the end of the school day until 6pm. The children enjoy a snack and a range of activities: computing, sporting, arts and crafts, reading, games, etc. The club is run by Mrs Tanya Pulford and Mrs Bonnie Seymour.
The costs are as follows:
3.15 - 4.30pm £4
3.15 - 5.15pm £7
3.15 - 6.00pm £9
Is for Years 1-6. It is run by Vic Court. Please speak to the school office to enquire more and fill in an application form.
This club is for Key Stage 1. It is an opportunity for the children to use their imagination to create models using Lego, Mobilo, Playdough and Junk Modelling Materials.
This Club is for year 4-6. It is aimed at teaching the children the skill of ball control and co-ordination, which they then apply to matches.
Year 4 and 5 are invited to join Penny Kift, our Chair of Governors and Mrs Jacques, at lunchtimes to sow, tend to and harvest a range of vegetables. This year was a particularly productive harvest! We won Gold in the Tunbridge Wells in Bloom Schools Competition!
Provides the children with the opportunity to develop and practise their reading skills using the interactive reading platform. It is for years 1-6.
Choir is run by Mrs Woods. It is for years 1-6. This term the children will be working on songs for our Harvest Festival and our Christmas Celebrations.
Mrs Pickles is keeping children fit on Wednesday. She is teaching the key skills for passing, pivoting and shooting to enable the children to take part in a netball match.
Is for Years 4,5 and 6. It is run by 'Children Inspired Yoga'. Please speak to the school office to enquire more and fill in an application form.
Children apply for a place at our after school Cooking Club. This Club is run under the Schools Food Trust Scheme of "Let's Get Cooking", who provide the training for staff running the Club and funding for the purchase of equipment and ingredients to allow this Club to be free to those who participate. The children who attend this Club make something to take home for supper each week. The Cooking Club also makes cakes and other tasty treats to sell at school functions.