Halstead

Preparatory School for Girls

Extra Curricular Activities

Our core teaching hours are from 8.20 am to 3.35 pm. Outside these hours we offer a wide range of activities Extra Curricular Summer Term 2017.  

The Independent Schools' Inspectorate in 2014 found:

The quality of curricular and extra-curricular provision is excellent.
ISI Inspection Report 2014

All girls in Years Three to Six have a Sports Afternoon each week finishing at 4.45 pm. We also offer the following: Optional Prep - available to all girls in Years Three and Four at no extra charge until 4.45 pm. Prep is compulsory for girls in Years Five & Six until 4.45 pm.

Breakfast Club is available for all girls at a small extra charge from 7.30 am (8.00 am for Nursery girls) until registration. Various cereals, toast, yogurt, fresh fruit, orange juice, milk and water are provided for girls arriving before 8.00 am.

After School Care is available for all girls until 6.00 pm and charged per 15 minutes. Girls are given a tea of healthy sandwiches, wraps or tortillas, savoury or crudites platters, fresh fruit, yoghurts and occasionally homemade cakes, with a drink. Exciting activities are planned including bead making, baking, outdoor games, arts and crafts and painting. There is separate provision for Nursery girls until 5.30 pm.

Holiday Clubs - a variety of clubs are on offer including Art & Craft, Drama, Pfish, Singing, Cycling Proficiency, Fairy Club. These are organised by school staff and outside agencies vetted by the school and are booked and paid for separately.