Extended Services

Extended Services gives students the opportunity to make the most of the wonderful facilities on offer in school, outside of curriculum time.

Lunchtime and after school clubs and activities offer enrichment and allow students to enjoy spending time together, in a safe environment. The programme contains a wide range of activities including: sports, fitness, music, performing arts, study support and social activities.

Activities for spring term 2016- Christmas to Easter

Day Activity Time Details Room Teacher/ Coach
MONDAY
Monday Flute Group Lunchtime from 1.30pm If you are one of the growing number of students who can play the flute, please bring your instrument along to the music block. Our group are regular performers at school events and music concerts and always looking for new members. MU 2 Mrs Rowlands
Monday Year 7 Table Tennis Lunchtime Year 7 students, enjoy a fast and fun lunchtime session of table tennis. This session is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to accomplished players. Gym Mr Hughes
Monday Junior Dance Club Lunchtime If you love to dance, whatever the style, come along and meet Miss Layden to find out more about our very busy dance department. Lafayette Suite Miss Layden
Monday GCSE PE catch up & support Lunchtime Students in years 10 & 11 are welcome to meet PE Staff for support and guidance on their coursework. PE Staff
Monday String Group Lunchtime If you play a string instrument, then why not join other musicians in developing our new string orchestra? See Miss O’Keefe for details MU1 Miss O’Keefe
TUESDAY
Tuesday

 

Ninja Coding Lunchtime If you’re a whiz with a computer, or an ace code cracker come along and find out more. All students are welcome Please note on week B this will take place on Thursday Lunchtime Room 71 Mr Rimmer
Tuesday The English Clinic Lunchtime Would you like help with your homework? To write an essay? Or to brush up on your English writing skills? Then this is the place for you. Bring along your homework, story writing or any written work you would like to improve. L 2 Miss Kureczko
Tuesday

After February Half term

Year 7 & 8 Boys Social Football Lunchtime A friendly and informal lunchtime football session on the all-weather pitch. Students must wear clean trainers please, sorry no food or drink on the pitch.

 

All Weather Pitch Mr Robinson
Tuesday Guitar Club Lunchtime If you would like to learn to play, or simply improve your skills, bring your guitar along to MU1, for an informal fun session. Bass guitarists and ukulele players also welcome. MU1 Joe Lammond

(Theatre technician)

Tuesday Tennis Lunchtime If you’d like to learn the skills behind the sport of Tennis, bring trainers to the sports hall and enjoy the racket! Sports hall PE Staff
Tuesday Munch Bunch Lunchtime Students who use the facilities of the Enhanced Resource Base and their friends are invited to a Munch Bunch Lunch. Please bring a packed lunch and join us in the ERB. We meet to chat and play games. Enhanced Resource Base Mrs Buxton
Tuesday Year 8 Table Tennis Lunchtime Year 8 students, enjoy a fast and fun lunchtime session of table tennis. This session is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to accomplished players. Gym Mr Hughes
Tuesday Lower School Choir

Years 7-9

Lunchtime If you love to sing, this is the place to be, the group learn fabulous tunes and are keen to welcome new members. The choir will also have lots of opportunities to sing at school events. MU 2 Mrs O’Keefe
Tuesday

After February Half term

Year 8 Boys Football 3.10-4.30pm Year 8 team games & training, PE kit required Outdoors PE Staff
Tuesday Computing & ICT Coursework 3.00pm-4.00pm This session is open to any students in year 10 and above who needs to catch up on Computing/ICT coursework Room 70 Miss Hagan
Tuesday

After February Half term

Boys Rugby 3.10-4.20pm Please note, this activity is for boys only. Learn more about the game and up skill your tackles and tries. No previous experience is necessary. Please wear PE Kit Gym Changing Rooms Mr Reddington
Tuesday Homework club with SEN Support 3.15-4.30pm Students are invited to use the school library facilities to research and complete homework tasks. Special educational needs staff will be on hand to offer guidance and support. Everyone is welcome. Library Annex SEN Staff
Tuesday

After February Half term

Year 11 Boys Football 3.10-4.30pm Year 11 team games & training, PE kit required Outdoors PE Staff
Tuesday Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award 3.00-4.45pm Students who have completed their Bronze award may now progress to the next level. L6 Mr Robinson
Tuesday Fitness 3.15-4.00pm These sessions are designed for year 10 and 11 GCSE PE students but everyone is welcome to come along and increase their personal fitness levels. Gym Mrs Mills
WEDNESDAY
Wednesday Year 9 Table Tennis Lunchtime Year 9 students, enjoy a fast and fun lunchtime session of table tennis. This session is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to accomplished players. Gym Mr Hughes
Wednesday Academy Choir Lunchtime form 1.30pm Students from year 8 and above may audition to be part of this performance choir, performing great songs old and new. MU1 Mrs Rowlands
Wednesday Anime Club Lunchtime If you would like to try this fantastic form of animation art, come along to L1 and meet other students who are perfecting their skills and honing their individual Anime style. All years and abilities are welcome L1 Mrs Galletly
Wednesday ERB Club 3.00-4.00pm Students who use the facilities of the Enhanced Resource Base are invited to spend time on a range of activities including crafts, cookery and games. ERB students only please. Enhanced Resource Base Mrs Crofts
Wednesday Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award 3.00-4.30pm An opportunity for students to begin the fantastic Duke of Edinburgh Awards scheme, with outdoor pursuits, personal development and voluntary work. L6 Mr Robinson
Wednesday

 

Basketball 3.00-4.20pm Please note, this activity is for boys only. Saint Benedict Academy has a proud and successful basketball history. You could be a part of the next winning team. Come along, try your skills and learn more about the game. Please wear PE Kit and trainers Sports Hall Mr Josephs
Wednesday

After February Half term

Year 7 Football Team Fixtures 3-5pm for Home games, away games fixture times may vary but students will generally be back on site by 5.30pm Students in year 7 who have been chosen for the school team, will undertake fixtures both at home and away. PE Kit MUST be worn, with football boots and shin pads. Please note students are selected at the start of the term in football trials. Occasionally extra training sessions may be offered for all year 7 boys, please look out on student notices for information. Details on the fixture list, home and away matches. .Mr Harman

 

Wednesday Spanish Quiet Study 3-4pm Students in years 10 -11 who are taking GCSE Spanish, can study quietly with help from Mrs Hernandez Language Block Mrs Hernandez
Wednesday

After February Half term

Year  9 Boys Football 3.10-4.30pm Year 9 team games & training, PE kit required Outdoors PE Staff
THURSDAY
Thursday Year 10 Table Tennis Lunchtime Year 10 students, enjoy a fast and fun lunchtime session of table tennis. This session is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to accomplished players. Gym Mr Hughes
Thursday Science Club Lunchtime This is a great chance to try some hands on, fun science experiments, in one of our many our science labs. Our staff are on hand to explain the how and why. Room 66 Miss Hampson
Thursday Keyboard Club Lunchtime form 1.30pm Would you like to learn to play the piano / keyboard, or do you already play a little and would like to improve? An informal opportunity to learn a new skill. Everyone welcome. MU1 Ms Odari
Thursday English as an additional language (EAL)  Homework club Lunchtime Students for whom English is an additional language may bring along homework and receive help and advice form Mrs Keogh. Room 74 Mrs Keogh
Tuesday

After February Half term

Year 9,10 & 11 Boys Social Football Lunchtime A friendly and informal lunchtime football session on the all-weather pitch. Students must wear clean trainers please, sorry no food or drink on the pitch.

 

All Weather Pitch Mr Robinson
Thursday

 

Coding Ninja Lunchtime If you’re a whiz, with a computer, or an ace code cracker come along and find out more. All students are welcome. Please note on week A this will take place on Tuesday Lunchtime Room 71 Mr Rimmer
Thursday Computing & ICT Coursework 3.00pm-4.00pm This session is open to any students in year 10 and above who needs to catch up on Computing/ICT coursework Room 71 Mr Rimmer
Thursday Netball 3.10-4.30pm Please note this activity is for girls only. All abilities are invited to join the netball club to improve their skills and learn more about this very popular sport. Please wear PE kit Sports Hall Mrs Mills

 

Thursday Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award 3.00-5.00pm Students meet to complete the highest level award. L6 Mr Robinson             Miss Smith                 Miss Williamson

 

Thursday

After February Half term

RE Revision 3-4pm GCSE exam revision for year 11 students Room 10 Mrs Molumby
Thursday

After February Half term

Year  Boys 10 Football 3.10-4.30pm Year 10 team games & training, PE kit required Outdoors PE Staff
Thursday Homework Club 3.15-4.30pm Students are invited to use the school library facilities to research and complete homework tasks. Staff will be on hand to offer guidance and support. Everyone welcome! Library Annex

 

CPM Staff
Thursday Big Band 3.10- 4.15pm Accomplished musicians (minimum grade 3) who know how to swing may join the Academy Big Band, to play some hot tunes alongside some of our many musical members of staff. Students may join this group by invitation only. MU1 Mr Jarvis
FRIDAY
Friday Brass Band Lunchtime If you are a brass player please bring your instrument along and join our lovely, lively brass band. You must be able to play an instrument already, to join the group. MU 1 Mrs Benson
Friday Year 11 Table Tennis Lunchtime Year 11 students, enjoy a fast and fun lunchtime session of table tennis. This session is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to accomplished players. Gym Mr Hughes
Friday Spotlight Lunchtime If you love the spotlight, please come and join this informal group of performers. Sing your heart out, act your socks off and have a brilliant time in the process. A fun and friendly group activity D3 North Block Mrs Winter
Friday Hockey Club 3.30-4.45pm Derby Hockey club offer coaching sessions on our all-weather pitch for years 7-11. PE kit and trainers required.* Please note this course is run by an external coach therefore a  fee of £2 per session payable on the day. All Weather Pitch Derby Hockey Club
Friday Fitness 3.15-4.00pm These sessions are designed for year 10 and 11 GCSE PE students but everyone is welcome to come along and increase their personal fitness levels. Gym Mrs Mills

MUSIC & PERFORMING ARTS ACTIVITIES

SPORTING ACTIVITIES

STUDY SUPPORT

SOCIAL & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

 

 

 

Please note that whilst we will make every effort to keep sessions running on a regular basis, it  may on occasional be necessary to cancel sessions due to school events, staff training or absence . Where a certain number of participants are required in order to run an activity, if numbers fall below that threshold, it may be necessary to cancel for the remainder of the term.

For all extended services enquiries please call Maxine Harrison on (01332) 557032 ext. 400