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Danesholme Junior Academy

After School Clubs

We are pleased to be able to offer free after school clubs this half term. Clubs start on Monday 19th February and finish on Thursday 29th March. Our clubs are limited by places, which are indicated below and children are selected at random. Please tick the clubs your child would like to attend. Slips must be returned to the office by Wednesday 7th February. You will be notified by text message whether your child has a place by Friday 9th February. If you do not receive a text then unfortunately your child has not got a place this time.


Monday Clubs

Football:                                       Year 3/4           3:30pm – 4:30pm    Mr Park  and Mr Austin    20 places

Archery:                                       Year 4/5               3:30pm – 4:30pm               Mrs Scully             10 places

Book Club  (*):                       Year 5/6                       3:30pm – 4:30pm           Mrs Green             10 places

Science Club:                          Year 3/4                       3:30pm – 4:30pm       Miss Woolley           12 places   

Wednesday Clubs

Netball Club:                           Year 5/6       3:30pm – 4:30pm    Mrs Ashcroft and Miss Garvey 20 places

Thursday Clubs

Film Club:                                      Year 5/6  3:30pm – 4:30pm    Miss Gilchrist                           14 places  

Sock Monkey Club (**):     Year 4/5/6              3:30pm-4:30pm        Mrs Green                            10 places

Don’t forget Pacesetter Sports also offer a running club on Tuesday 3:30 – 4:30, a gymnastic club on a Wednesday 3:30 – 4:30, a dodgeball club on a Thursday 3:30-4:30 and a cheerleading club on a Friday evening 3:30-4:30pm. Please see the Pacesetter leaflet your child brought home or book at:


Also we are delighted to have Dan Good running a conditioning club this term. Places are limited so if you would like to apply for a place please fill in the from attached and return to school.


Club Details

Club Membership Expectations

  • Children will attend for a maximum of a half term and then you will need to re-register them.
  • Our Children’s code of conduct applies to all clubs.
  • Children must have a full PE kit appropriate for the sport they are undertaking.
  • Children must show respect for all adults involved in running the clubs at all times. A lack of respect will result in warning and then if it continues, your child will be asked to leave the club.
  • If a child is going to be absent from a club on any occasion, an adult must contact the school with a message addressed to ‘Mrs Faulds’ detailing which club your child will not be attending.
  • Children must be collected from clubs at the given time as per the registration arrangements.
  • If a child no longer wishes to attend any club, a letter to the school addressed to ‘Mrs Faulds’ is required from parents detailing which club they no longer wish to attend.

Club Cancellation

The school will send a text message out as far in advance as possible if a club is going to be cancelled. If you are unable pick your child up after school then the leader of the club your child should be attending will supervise your child until the normal collection time for the cancelled club. Thank you for your support.