Weekend & Holiday Activities at Fern Hill
On this page, you'll find further information regarding activities which run on the school site at the weekend and over the school holidays which your child may be interested in.
Please note that some of these activities are not run by school staff; if you have any questions or would like to book, please contact the provider directly.
Saturday Football at Fern Hill
This term, Mr Langridge and Mr Guyatt will be running a football session in the juniors’ playground every Saturday afternoon from 1.00 - 2.00 pm. Players of all ages and abilities are welcome. Saturday Football at Fern Hill starts on 11th January and costs £5 per player/session on a pay as you go basis. The sessions run every week during term term.
If you would like any more information please email Mr Langridge at: Jlangr2@fernhill.rbksch.org
February Half Term
We are pleased that Pleiades, Masquerade and Mother Nature Science are with us again this coming February half term!
Pleiades are running a week long multi sport camp from Monday 17th February to Friday 21st February.
Fantastic workshops from Masquerade and Mother Nature Science are also available to book. Masquerade are running two different activities: a Frozen adventure for 4 - 6 year olds and a Roald Dahl themed workshop for children aged 7 and over, both on Wednesday 19th February and Thursday 20th February, and Mother Nature Science are running a Science Whizz! five day activity camp from Monday 17th - Friday 21st February.
Please see below for further information on all of these activities.
Stagecoach Performing Arts come to Fern Hill
We are delighted to announce that Stagecoach Performing Arts have opened a new school here at Fern Hill! The school is for children aged 4-18 and runs on a Saturday morning every week during term time. Places are still available for the spring term and Stagecoach are offering a two week trial at a reduced cost. You can also take advantage of a sibling discount, and pay for classes using childcare vouchers. Please see below for further information.
stagecoach performing arts
Stagecoach Performing Arts teach children and teenagers how to sing, dance and act, not only to perform on stage but also, more importantly, to perform better in life. Suitable for a range of abilities, Stagecoach offers the chance for young people to pursue a career in the performing arts or simply learn some new skills to share with family and friends.
We are very excited that Stagecoach are operating a new school at Fern Hill, run by Ali and Paul Manuel, who opened the doors of Stagecoach Performing Arts Kingston and Surbiton in 2008 for children aged 4-18 in the local community.
Weekly classes are held on a Saturday morning during term time: Early Stage classes are available for children aged 4 to 6 and Main Stage classes take place for 6 to 18 year olds. Classes for the spring term will start on Saturday 11th January and run through to 28th March.
A two week trial is available. Stagecoach offer a sibling discount and also accept childcare vouchers.
To find out more about Stagecoach Kingston and Surbiton or to book for the spring term classes, please visit their website here or call them on 020 8873 7140.
Pleiades Holiday Camp
Pleiades are back with us this February half term for a week long multi sport holiday camp from Monday 17th to Friday 21st February. These camps are for children aged 4 to 12 years old and are available to book now.
Pleiades is a UK based organisation which offers specialised coaching in fitness and sport to children of all abilities in schools and sports clubs around the country and they currently teach our own outdoor PE provision to children in Years 3 to 6.
The Pleiades team are planning exciting and active weeks suitable for all year groups, including multi-sport games, football, cricket, basketball and dodge ball matches, gymnastics, parachute games, kiddikarts and Nerf wars! Throughout the week, Funsport Reward cards will be awarded for effort and achievement and an awards ceremony will be held on the Friday which parents and carers are welcome to attend. An example of a typical timetable is attached below.
Both full and half days (either morning or afternoon) can be booked with the option of an early start (8.00 am) or extended day (5.00 pm). Places are available to book online now on the Pleiades website here.
If you have any questions, please contact Pleiades directly by telephone on 01483 270160 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pleiades are offering a 20% discount for Fern Hill pupils - please quote FERNHILL when you book. They also accept childcare vouchers.
Masquerade Theatre Arts
This February, Masquerade Voice & Theatre Arts are running two super half term activities: a Frozen adventure for 4 - 6 year olds and a Roald Dahl themed workshop for children aged 7 and over, both on Wednesday 19th February and Thursday 20th February.
Masquerade offer sibling discounts of 25% off for a second child & 50% off for a third child attending and Fern Hill pupils receive a discount of 10%.
For children aged 7 years and over, Dahlicious Dahl - A Celebration of Roald Dahl!
Explore scenes from The Twits, The Witches,The BFG & create your very own revolting rhymes! Sing songs and dance dances from the West End Hit Musicals James & The Giant Peach, Charlie & The Chocolate Factory, Matilda and more! A phizz-wizzing two days of all things Roald Dahl. It’s going to be marvellous!
Wednesday 19th February 2020 – Thursday 20th February 2020 from 10.00 am – 3.00 pm at Fern Hill Primary School.
For children aged 4 – 6 years old, a Frozen Adventure!
Join Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven on an adventure to help Elsa find the origin of her powers. They need your help to save the kingdom of Arundel! Learn favourite songs and dances “Into The Unknown”, “Show Yourself” plus much more.
Wednesday 19th February 2020 – Thursday 20th February 2020 from 10.00 am – 1.00 pm at Fern Hill Primary School.
For more information and to book, visit Masquerade’s website here.
Mother Nature Science Camp
Mother Nature Science are running a five day activity camp over the February half term break: a whizz-tacular 5-day science expedition into the unknown with 40+ science activities, exciting demonstrations, hands-on experiments, team games and fun quizzes.
The camp is running from Monday 17th - Friday 21st February, from 9.00 am - 3.30 pm with an extended day option.
You can book online or call 020 8863 8832. A flyer with further information is attached below.
An early bird discount price of £265 is available until Monday 27 January 2020.
£285 per child, per week (5 days of premium hands-on science activities)
Individual Day Rates: £70 per child, per week – booking by telephone only.
Multi-Booking Discount is available – for friend group bookings, siblings and multiple weeks. Single payment transaction – only.