Our breakfast club provides a relaxed environment from 07.50am - 08.20 where children enjoy a healthy breakfast, cosy chats and some gentle learning to set them up for the day.
All pupils have the opportunity to participate in many enrichment opportunities. These include music, singing, dance, sports and ICT. Many of the children benefit from music lessons provided by our specialist teachers with some choosing violin whilst others prefer Djembe (African Drum).We are also very proud of our pupils who will be performing at the Queen Elizabeth Centre and Barbican Centre. Street dance sessions are very popular with all the children as well as other forms of movement and dance.
After school, between 3.45pm and 5pm we provide a variety of clubs for children to participate in. We also offer an extensive playcentre scheme between 3.45pm and 6pm (3pm - 5pm Fridays).
Sports and the Creative Arts
The Academy provides a range of sporting and artistic opportunities including multi skills and team sports such as Football, Gymnastics, Rollerskating and more.
All pupils have regular music lessons and learn about song, instruments, rhythm and musical notation. We encourage all pupils to learn to play a musical instrument.
Science and Personal Development
The Academy is fortunate to boast extensive grounds. Pupils study the environment and nature in the safety of our own formal and natural gardens. Children also learn basic home skills the most popular of which is cookery.
ICT (Information and Computer Technology) / Home Learning
All children are encouraged to become proficient with modern technology. They have access to wireless notebooks, digital cameras and video capture devices, they have the opportunity to explore these technologies in a creative environment encompassing all our enrichment opportunities. Children are able to complete their home learning or practise skills learnt in class during the school day.