The vast majority of activities at Claires Court are available at no extra cost. Where there is an extra cost, details are given below.
ActivityNameGroupCostDescription
ART
Art ClubBoys - Year 2An opportunity to explore different art methods and techniques. Throughout the term the boys will be encouraged to try many different types of media and to experience many different styles of art work, from ideas brought in or from the art 'greats'.
Art ClubBoys & Girls - Years 7-11Lunchtime Art Club at Senior Boys is an opportunity for senior boys to pop into the art room to work on their art work. No need to sign up

After School Art Club gives the senior pupils opportunity to complete work, and to explore different art methods and techniques
Arts & CraftsGirls - Years R-2
Model MakingBoys Years 4-6The boys are able to enjoy some quiet time making models of their own choice. They practise focusing on a task, following diagrams and instructions and the boys also create a model of their choice. The boys will need a suitable model to construct (i.e. Airfix, Lego, Meccano, wood etc) during the term. The models can be stored at school or transported to and from school between sessions.
Morning Art ClubBoys - Years 3-6An opportunity for pupils to have some quiet time in the art room to complete unfinished work or to simply have access to the art materials for anything they wish to produce.
OrigamiBoys Years 3-6Origami is the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. During the term will be learning the basic folds and using them to make models, cards and decorations
Trinity College Arts AwardBoys & Girls - Year 8An opportunity to work with trained advisors and gain a qualification through Trinity College London. Continues throughout the year Includes materials, masterclasses and moderation www.artsaward.org.uk

£40 for the full year (Billed)
BALLETBalletGirls - Years R - 1Reception - Year 1
Pale Pink leotard, Pale Pink ballet skirt, ballet shoes, tights or socks.

Years 2 - 6
Black leotard Black ballet skirt, ballet shoes, tights or socks. Girls should wear their hair up.

£39 per term (portal payment)
BOARD GAMESBoard GamesBoys - Years 4 - 11Board games offers pupils the chance to play games with their peers in a relaxed atmosphere. Pupils learn to take turns, understand and follow the rules and accept that they might not win every time.
CHESSChessBoys - Years 2 - 6Most competitive activity is physical, chess challenges the brain and will encourage your son to concentrate. As well as helping improve his patience and powers of calculation, chess enhances the strategic and sequencing skills.
CHOIR
Harmony ChoirGirls - Years 9 - 11Harmony Choir
Junior Boys ChoirBoys - Years 3 - 6Junior Boys Choir - Working together and developing new skills, we perform in school concerts, local events and performances at the Royal Albert Hall or London’s O2.
Junior EnsembleGirls - Years 3 - 6Junior Ensemble
Senior ChoirGirls - Years 7 - 11Senior Choir
COOKERY
Food ClubGirls - Years 7-9Food Club
Fun With FoodGirls - Years R-2Fun With Food
Junior Boys Cookery ClubBoys - Year 3Junior Boys Cookery Club - Come and learn how to make a range of sweet and savoury dishes. Examples of sweet dishes are cookies, cupcakes, fruit tarts and scones. For the savoury options; muffins, quiches, cheese twists, sausage rolls etc. At the end of every session you will get to take home what you have prepared.
Junior Girls Cookery ClubGirls - Years 3-6Junior Girls Cookery Club
CRICKET
Cricket Nets amBoys Years 4-6These morning nets run from 8:10-8:40am allowing the boys time to practise different styles of bowling with the support of a member of the sports department.
Cricket nets/skillsBoys Year 4Boys will be able to hone their batting and bowling techniques with the support of a member of the sports department. These practice sessions will take the form of net sessions or specific batting and bowling sessions.
DANCEDanceGirls - Years 3 - 6
DEBATINGDebating ClubGirls - Years 7-11
DRAMA
Drama For ConfidenceGirls - Year 7-11Build your confidence through use of drama skills. A relaxed atmosphere using meditation skills and use of lighting effects in supporting growth mindset.
Junior Boys DramaBoys - Years 2 - 6In each session boys are encouraged to share news within a maximum/minimum time frame. The shy boys get time to speak with their peers, and the more chatty boys have to think about what is really important. Then the boys are given a theme to create their own drama stories, with a focus on telling stories. A beginning, middle and ending are essential. Each group performs their play.
Lunchbox Theatre ClubGirls - Year 7-11
Theatre ClubGirls - Year 7-11Come along and watch digital streams of dramatic productions without travelling to London
Trinity DramaBoys - Years 7-11
ECO CLUB
Eco-WarriorsBoys - Years 3 - 6Encouraging the boys to generate their own ideas for improving the places in which they learn and live, whether that's clearing litter from the playground or cultivating the school's green spaces.
Student Voices Eco ClubGirls - Years 7 - 11
FENCINGLittle MusketeersBoys - Years 3-6Little Musketeers classes are designed and managed by Olympic fencer and four times British National Champion James Beevers and is a fun, safe and educational environment for young children to learn the sport of fencing. What child has not grown up pretending to be a swashbuckling pirate, a dueling Musketeer, or even the master of swordplay himself, Zorro? Why do they do it? Because it’s fun! Little Musketeers provide bright coloured foam and plastic foils and plastic masks with mesh visors that are safe and yet hard enough to give children the real feel of fencing. We ensure visors are worn at all times giving peace of mind as well as that genuine fencing experience.

Early Morning session - Thursday 08:00 - 08:45
After School session - Monday

www.littlemusketeers.com

£85 per term (portal payment)
FILMFilm ClubGirls - Years 7-11
FIRST AIDFirst AidGirls - Years 5-6An introduction to basic First Aid Training
FITNESS
Elite FitnessGirls - Years 7-11
SAQ FitnessBoys - Years 5-6Speed, Agility and Quickness training is for those pupils who would like to improve their fast twitch muscle fibres and become faster on the sports fields. The training is fun and also builds general anaerobic fitness. A great club for those boys who want to run between the wickets more quickly in cricket, beat their opponents on the rugby pitch, or sprint ahead of a defender in football! Tuesday mornings - 8.10am-8.40am
FOOTBALL
Claires Court Celtics
Ladies Football Club
Girls - Years 5 - 8All abilities welcome to attend this fun engaging football session, from absolute beginners to Steph Houghton!!
Pupils will work on developing their skills and match play but most importantly enjoying the game. Pickup is from Braywick astro at 5.10pm, CCSG at 5.20pm or they may catch the late bus from CCSB at 5.30pm.
Football ClubBoys Years 3-6This club gives our pupils the chance to practise the major skills involved in football. The main emphasis is on helping our players perfect these skills in a team setting, to help prepare them for competitive matches.
Little Magpies FootballBoys - Year R-6Little Magpies Football sessions offer Junior Boys after school football training with FA qualified coaches. Sessions will: Focus on having a fun and positive experience of football Highlight the benefit of sport and physical activity as part of a fun and healthy lifestyle Encourage team play Promote the values of the Football Association; respect, fair play, discipline and equality. Further Information...

Reception - Year 1
£30 Spring term (portal payment)

Years 2-6
£60 Spring term (portal payment)
GUIDED PLAYGuided PlayBoys - Years R-1The boys are cared for after school while waiting for their older siblings doing activities or until they transfer to the girls’ school for later After School Care. The boys will be allowed to chose activities and have a choice of quiet time if needed. There will be a 'focus table' each day as chosen by the member of staff. This may include baord games, construction, art etc.
GYMNASTICS
Gym SquadGirls - Years 3-6Gymnastics development training with a qualified external coaches from Airborne Gymnastics

£38 per term (portal payment)
Gymnastics DevelopmentGirls - Years 3-6Morning session of gymnastics development training with a qualified external coaches from Airborne Gymnastics

£30 per term (portal payment)

HOCKEY
HockeyBoys - Years 7-8Hockey training on the Astro at Senior Boys
HockeyGirls - Years 3-6
HockeyGirls - Years 7-11All abilities welcome to attend this hockey session. The focus is on learning, developing and honing new skills whilst playing in fun and engaging practises and matches. Pickup is from Braywick astro at 5.15pm or girls can be transported to catch the late bus from CCSB at 5.30pm.
ICT
Computer CodingBoys - Years 5-6In Computer Club pupils build on the skills developed in coding lessons within the curriculum. This is an activity which encourages pupil-led activities and interests, from creating games to learning the basics of html, or perhaps java and python.
ComputingBoys Years 3-4
ICT ClubBoys - Years 7-11ICT Skills, focussing on Apps, then moving on to Robots.
Touch TypingGirls - Years 5-8
LEGO CLUBLego ClubBoys - Year 2Lego Club is a great opportunity for the boys to work together, use their imaginations to build models and best of all have fun and play with Lego!
MARTIAL ARTS
Brazilian Jiu JitsuBoys - Years 2-6 £60 Spring Term (portal payment)
(A minimum of 14 boys is required to break even) The 5-6pm session will only run if there are enough boys. If not they can join the earlier session.
Martial ArtsGirls - Years 2-6 £60 for the term (10x sessions)
(A minimum of 14 girls is required to break even)
MATHS
Junior Maths ClubBoys - Years 5-6Junior Maths Club - This after school activity is for boys who would like to enjoy playing games with a mathematical aim or complete varying activities to enhance and challenge their mathematical understanding.
Maths Booster ClubBoys - Years 10-11Maths Booster Club - This is a chance for year 10 and year 11 boys to work on their Maths in preparation for their GCSEs.
MUSIC
Cello ClubBoys & Girls - Years 7-13Come and learn the basics of Cello.
Girls - simply hop on the link bus to Senior Boys (Collection or buses from Senior Boys at 1630)
Music Technology & SongwritingGirls - Years 7-11
Music TheoryGirls - Years 7-11
Ukulele ClubBoys & Girls - Years 7-13A fun club for anyone who wants to learn to play the ukulele. No experience necessary.
Girls - simply hop on the link bus to Senior Boys (Collection or buses from Senior Boys at 1630)
NETBALL
NetballGirls - Years 3-13
NetballGirls - Years 7-11All abilities welcome to attend this netball session. The focus is on learning, developing and honing new skills while playing in fun and engaging practises and matches. Pick up is from The Magnet Leisure Centre at 5.15pm, or girls can be transported to catch the late bus from CCSB at 5.30pm
NEWSPAPERNewspaperBoys - Years 4-6Join the CCJB Newspaper Team, where you'll contribute to the publication of the CCJB Termly Newspaper. Your contributions, created individually or as a group, can be varied to suit your interests. Choose to report on a recent or upcoming event, interview key people or create activity pages for our readers to enjoy!
PARKOURParkourBoys Years 3-4This activity teaches the fundamentals of parkour moves and techniques, including jumping and landing, rolling, vaulting, climbing, and falling safely.
PHOTOGRAPHY
Photography ClubGirls - Years 3-6Learn the basics of photograph Girls will need to bring their own camera
Photography ClubGirls - Year 8Year 8 girls can use their photography towards their Arts Award qualification.
Photography ClubBoys - Years 5-6Photoraphy club offers an opportunity to explore photography skills in a creative environment. They learn how aperture and shutter speed combine for a good exposure and which settings are appropriate for different kinds of photography. They use editing software to refine their images and upload them to a gallery, in an environment which encourages personal exploration.
PUBLIC SPEAKINGPublic SpeakingBoys - Years 7 - 11
READING
Book ClubGirls - Years 5-6
Library GamesGirls - Years 3-6
Quiet ReadingGirls - Years 3-6
Story TimeGirls - Years R-6
Supersonic ReadersBoys - Years 3-6Supersonic Readers is an after school activity for those who enjoy curling up with a good book in the library on the comfy cushions. Boys enjoy an extra library book privilege and a weekly reading related activity after 30 mins of quiet reading.
ROWING
RowingBoys - Years 9-13Ergos / Land Training / Conditioning / Water Training www.facebook.com/clairescourtboatclub

Years 9-13 £75 per term (billed)
(No additional cost to students who row for their sport option)
RowingGirls - Years 10-11
RUNNING
Biathlon Club
Boys & Girls - Years 7 - 11
The Running Club leaves Senior Boys and runs along the Thames Path to Cookham and back (although there are extensions should runners wish to push themselves) and regroup at Boulters Lock before returning to school. There's no pressure to run fast or far, but we expect participants to have a modicum of fitness to be able to complete 5k in 40 minutes maximum.
RunningBoys - Years 4 - 6A taster of different athletic training techniques (interval, fartlek and sprints), guaranteed to improve fitness for other sports, as well as 2-3 mile group runs. All abilities welcome. Be prepared to get muddy and explore surrounding fields.
SWIMMINGSwim FitnessGirls - Years 3-9
SWIMMING
Swim SquadGirls - Years 3-6
SwimmingBoys - Years R-6Beginners - for those boys who are just starting out in the swimming world! Stroke Improvement - open to all pupils who would like to improve the technical areas of their swimming strokes. Boys will have the opportunity to learn and practise the more intricate skills required in all strokes and improve their efficiency in the water. Advanced - for boys who are comfortable in the water. Elite – open to boys in Years 4-6 who are extremely competent in the water and can progress with more advances strokes.
SwimmingBoys - Years 5-6This is an opportunity for the boys to enjoy, learn and practise some lifeguarding drills. Such an important set of skills to know, our boys will be able to learn about water safety and how to prevent accidents in the water. A very useful club!
Water PoloBoys - Years 5-6Lots of fun! The boys will learn how to play water polo and have the chance to play in small sided games in the water. This is real favourite with our boys and is great for improving general cardiovascular fitness and water confidence.
TABLE TENNISTable TennisBoys - Years 7-8
TASKMASTERTaskmasterGirls - Years 5-6Taskmaster is a series of individual and team-building challenges which the children will undertake each week.
TECHNOLOGY
Tech ClubBoys - Years 7-8Really interested in Design and Technology and love making things? Would you like to work on your practical projects in the school workshop after school? If you answered 'yes' then sign up to Technology Club and come along to improve your skills.
Technology ClubBoys - Year 6Technology Club is a practical club looking at design and construction.
Can you follow instructions to build a K'Nex model?
Can you create the the tallest tower or longest bridge you from just a piece of A4 and 10 straws?
TENNISLiving Tennis - Tennis DevelopmentBoys & Girls - Years R-1316:30 - 17:30
Collect from Bisham Abbey
www.livingtennis.co.uk

This 10 week tennis programme is for all girls and boys from Reception to year 11. Pupils are grouped in age/ability range, and work to develop their skills to a good standard. School will provide transport to Bisham Abbey, however parents must collect pupils from the indoor tennis courts at Bisham Abbey at 5.30pm.
The 10 week programme costs £120, which includes transport to Bisham Abbey, and will need to be paid via the pay portal.

The first session for the spring term will take place on Friday 17th January, with the last session on Friday 27th March.
TEXTILES
Sewing ClubGirls - Years 1-4
Textiles ClubGirls - Years 7-11
THINK TANKThink TankBoys - Years 3-6This is a highly structured ‘board games’ based activity in which children not only have fun, but learn ‘cooperation, teamwork, role clarity, strategy and tactics’. In doing so, they develop ‘key social, emotional and thinking skills’. Separate letters are available for those interested in taking part in this activity.

£85 per term (portal payment)
WORLD CHANGERSWorld ChangersBoys Years 1-2What small changes can we make in our lives to make a big change on our planet? World Changers aim to be outside as much as possible exploring nature, finding ways of protecting our animals and plants as well as understanding how we can make our world a better and more sustainable place.
YOUNG WRITERSYoung WritersBoys - Years 4-6For all budding young writers and those keen to build on their creative writing skills. Why not join our Young Writers after school activity? We will spend the sessions looking at different forms of writing including short stories, poetry, monologues and everything in between. It is an opportunity to share your creative flair in a workshop environment, where all ideas are welcome.
*Pending