Extra curricular activites
A number of extra-curricular staff-led and outside vetted agency-led activities are available to pupils throughout the year. These take place at various times in the school calendar and may be at lunchtime or after school.
Sporting activities make an extremely important and vibrant contribution to the life of St John's and there are always a number of sports going on throughout the year. There is a highly committed staff dedicated to ensuring that the following sports activities take place: Netball, Football, Rounders, Tag Rugby, Athletics, Cricket, Multi-Sports and Cross Country.
After School Clubs – Autumn Term
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Children from Reception-Year 2 have the opportunity to learn the art of ballet. The school employ 'Let’s all Dance', a dance company which places professional dancers in schools to lead dance classes and clubs. All the dancers are CRB checked and have a large amount of teaching experience. The classes and clubs are high energy, teach a variety of dance skills and encourage greater self-confidence, whilst maintaining good discipline and the highest safety standards.The aim is to identify talented dancers and encourage them to take exams to work towards their Grades.
Football is now offered to Key Stage 1 and 2 children. Key stage 1 train on a Monday after school and Key Stage 2 on a Tuesday. This club is very popular.
Gymnastics club is open to children in both Key stage 1 and 2. It runs on a Monday from 3:30 to 4:30 in the Upper school Hall. This code of sport is growing in popularity.
Netball is offered to both girls and boys. Netball training tokes place on a Tuesday after school. It is run by Mrs Cork.
We meet each Wednesday at 8.30am for rehearsal and provide all the music at our Clergy led assembly in the Upper School.
Orchestra Club is run on a Wednesday afternoon from 3:30pm to 4:30pm in the Upper School Hall. We encourage all our musicians to take part in this club. Mrs Helen Keane, from Harrow Music Service, runs the club. If you are interested in your child joining, please speak to Mrs Lacey.
'Sing Up!' Club
This is open to any key stage 2 pupils who enjoy singing and want to be part of a choir. There will be numerous events throughout the year when the Sing Up Choir can take a lead. The club takes place on Tuesdays after-school for Years 3-6.
This after school club is growing in numbers. Children meet on a Thursday. It is co ordinated by Julie Dolbear.
SAQ is an after school club run by Teaching Staff. It takes place on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 and runs from the autumn Term to the spring Term. It has become a popular sport with Year 5 and 6 boys and girls. It is run by Mr Kroutz.
Clubs via Outside Agencies
The school, via outside vetted agencies is able to offer Ballet, Football, 'Spotlight' Dance/Drama, Gymnastics and Fit FOr Sport', a breakfast and after school club. For further information about the After School Clubs please contact the School Office direct.