Enrichment Activities

“The school provides a wide range of after-school activities, trips and visits that extend pupils’ experiences and support learning.” Ofsted Report

December 2017

Please find our list of current enrichment activities, clubs and extra-curricular sessions listed below.

Sport

General Sports

Monday General Sports – Youth First/ Ms. Samantha Davies

Year 7 to 8

Level of ability – All welcome

Mondays After School 2.35pm – 4 pm

Sports Hall

Sessions cost £3 per boy per week and must be paid in advance through the Parent Pay Shop.

Once selected, it will not be possible to change this activity until the end of each half term block. Places are strictly allocated on a “first come first served” basis.

Year 7 Football

Football Yr 7 – Mr Winkless

Year 7

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Fixtures as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Year 8 Football

Football Yr 8 – Mr Davey

Year 8

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Fixtures as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Year 9 Football

Football Yr 9 – Mr Hollidge

Year 9

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Fixtures as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Year 10 Football

Football Yr 10 – Mr Hollidge/ Mr Davey

Year 10

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Fixtures as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Year 11 Football

Football Yr 11 – Mr Hollidge

Year 11

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Fixtures as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Rugby

Rugby – Mr. Crowe

Year 7-11

Level of ability – All welcome

Saturday 9am – 10.30am

Elm Lane Rugby Club

Also, fixtures will be arranged through the year at various times and locations.

Cross Country

Football Yr 7 – Mr Hollidge/Mr Davey

Year 7-11

Level of ability – Expert

Day and Time – Races as and when announced

Sessions are of various length and at various locations throughout the year.

Fitness Suite

Fitness Suite – Mr. Davey/ Mr. Oche

Year 10-11

Level of ability – Open to all

Monday to Friday – Lunch and After School

Takes place in the school gym.

Gym membership is required and can be purchased on Parent Pay.

Science

Science

Homework club – Mr Aggrey

Year 7 to 9

Level of ability – All welcome

Tuesdays After School 3pm – 4 pm

Room 227

An opportunity to improve scientific knowledge and produce good quality homework.

Some students will be able to watch demo’s to help develop their understanding of scientific concepts.

Computer Science

Programming club – Mr Simpson

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – All welcome

Tuesdays After School 3pm – 4 pm

Room 144/145

Students will be given the opportunity to write programs to control a mobile robot using a variety of programming languages.

The aim of the club is to provide an engaging and inspiring environment for students at all levels of attainment to improve their programming skills and learn about basic electronics..

Music

Guitar Club - Intermediate

Guitar Intermediate – Ms. Dirsyte

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Intermediate and above

Monday Lunchtimes 12.55pm – 1.40pm

Room 244

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Guitar Club - Beginners

Guitar Beginners – Ms. Dirsyte

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Beginners

Thursday Lunchtimes 1.10pm – 1.55pm

Room 244

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Woodwind Group

Woodwind Group – Ms. Viola

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Current woodwind students should attend and also open to other woodwind players that have some experience

Monday Lunchtimes 12.55pm – 1.40pm

Room 247

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Key Stage 3 Ensemble

KS3 Music Ensemble – Ms. Dirsyte

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Some basic instrument experience required. All instruments welcome.

Mondays After  School 2.35pm – 4pm

Room 244

This group devises its own music for performance using a range of instruments.

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Jazz Collective

Jazz Collective – Mr. Lowe

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Intermediate/Expert

Tuesday Lunchtimes 1.10pm – 1.55pm

Room 244

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Drum Club

Drum Club – Mr. Coggle

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Open to all

Tuesday After School 3pm-4pm

Room 243

Students interested in learning to play drum kit must sign up for drum club as a first step. Students progress from this to one-to-one lessons where space is available.

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Vocal Club

Vocal Club – Ms. Luzi

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Open to all

Wednesday Lunchtimes 1.10pm-1.55pm

Room 247

Modern vocal group with contemporary repertoire and solo opportunities.

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Samba Club

Samba Club – Ms. Carini

Year 7 to 11

Level of ability – Open to all

Thursday After School 3pm-4pm

Room 244

Brazilian percussion group.

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

Instrument Lessons

Musical Instrument Lessons – Mr. Coggle

Year 7-9 and for music students at 10-11

Level of ability – Open to all

 

We offer a comprehensive range of instrument lessons and music clubs that are free to access for FHS students. Please see our music website at FHS Music for more details.

Because numbers are limited and offered on a first come first served basis please sign up to claim your place at FHS Music

You can find out more information about at our FAQ page here.

Dance

Break Dancing

Break Dancing – Step Into Dance/ Ms. Samantha Davies

Year 7

Level of ability – All welcome

Mondays After School 2.35pm – 4 pm

TBC

This is session is for any Year 7 boy who wants to learn how to dance and get into the national Step into Dance programme.

Sessions cost £3 per boy per week and must be paid in advance through the Parent Pay Shop.

Once selected, it will not be possible to change this activity until the end of each half term block. Places are strictly allocated on a “first come first served” basis.