Extra-Time

Extra Time clubs are run by teachers or external coaches for a duration of ten weeks starting in Terms 1, 3 and 5. Students can sign up to these clubs by completing the booking form on this page and paying via ParentPay. Only when both of these things are done is a place allocated.

Summer clubs will start on Friday 29th April 2022. Please sign up by 5pm Tuesday 26th April. If a club is oversubscribed by this date then names will be drawn from a hat; please assume that your child has a place, we will only contact you if not.

See our FAQs at the bottom of the page and, if you have any further questions, please contact Mrs Bissett at [email protected].

THE CLUB PROGRAMME

ART CLUB

If you enjoy art and would like the opportunity to experiment with new techniques then this club is for you. Carol Harvey is a talented local artist who will support you to learn about techniques such as wax resists, gelatine printing, working with pastels and photo and masking tape transfers. You will be able to work with Carol on your own projects. All materials are included. Everyone is welcome.

ART (open to all) Wednesday 3.15 – 4.10 £28 for 8 sessions

ART (open to all) Wednesday 4.10 – 5.00 £28 for 8 sessions

BADMINTON

Join our qualified badminton coach, Mustafa Raee, to develop skills and game play in this supportive and developmental badminton club. Open to all.

BADMINTON (open to all) Monday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

BADMINTON (open to all) Thursday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

COOKERY

Work in a sociable, supportive and COVID-safe environment to create a delicious supper. Liz Jones will guide you through the cooking process teaching you lifelong useful skills along the way. You will then sit down to eat with everyone and enjoy your main course and dessert together. The price includes all ingredients. Everyone is welcome.

COOKERY (open to all) Tuesday 3.30-5.00 £56 for 8sessions

DIGITAL MUSIC PRODUCTION – FULL

Join an experienced professional musician from Community Albums to work in our fully kitted out recording studio on the digital production software and/or vocal, guitar & drums. You don’t have to have experience, open to all budding musicians and producers at CNS.

Digital Music Production (open to all) Wednesday 3.15-4.45 £35 for 10 sessions – FULL

HOCKEY

Work with highly experienced coach Carol Hicks to develop your skills, tactics and game play on our astroturf pitch. Carol focusses on coaching through the game so be prepared for a good run around after a long week at school! All levels are welcome.

HOCKEY (open to all) Friday 3.15-4.30 £28 for 8 sessions

KEEP CALM & MEDITATE – CLOSED

Meditation and mindfulness are tools that can empower students to deal with stress and anxiety, helping them to become more centred and grounded as well as training the brain to be calmer and more resilient. Each week we will learn a variety of breathing techniques and mindful activities as well as participating in a guided meditation for relaxation.

KEEP CALM & MEDITATE (open to all) Wednesday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions – CLOSED

LAMDA

The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. The focus this term will be on drama skills and not preparing for an exam. The aim of LAMDA is to provide everyone with the opportunity to improve self-expression, self-assurance and, most importantly, have fun.
Open to all and taking new members.

Yr7 LAMDA Tuesday 3.30-4.15 £35 for 10 sessions

Yr8 LAMDA Monday 3.15-4.00 £35 for 10 sessions

Yr9 LAMDA Tuesday 4.15-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

ORIGAMI

Origami (paper folding) is a skill which helps develop hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills and mental concentration. Yen Yang will guide you through this traditional Japanese art fold by fold and progress your skills week by week. Everyone will have fun learning this skill and creating something beautiful to take home. All material provided. You will love it.

ORIGAMI (open to all) Thursday 3.15-4.00 £35 for 10 sessions

SQUASH CLUB

Coaching sessions in the squash courts with our highly qualified and experienced squash coach Jason Varrie. Learn this fast paced game where strength, agility, co-ordination and split second decision making are all necessary. Jason will develop your skills through drills and game play. This club is for both beginners and more experienced players and has small class numbers.

SQUASH (open to all) Wednesday 3.15-4.10 £35 for 10 sessions

SQUASH (open to all) Wednesday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

SQUASH (open to all) Wednesday 5.00-5.45 £35 for 10 sessions – CLOSED

TABLE TENNIS

Following our recent purchase of 6 table tennis tables for the gym we have joined forces with Eddie Roofe to bring you a table tennis club. Eddie is an experienced Level 3 professional coach who is involved with Table Tennis England at local academy level and National Level. You will be introduced to the game and coached to develop your skills in a friendly, supportive and fun environment.

TABLE TENNIS (open to all) Wednesday 3.15 – 4.10 £35 for 10 sessions

TABLE TENNIS (open to all) Wednesday 4.10 – 5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

TENNIS – FULL

All abilities welcome at this new club. Join our coach, Will Woodward, on our astroturf courts to learn ground strokes, volleys and serves and game-play involved in tennis. A great chance to get out in the summer weather.

TENNIS (open to all) Monday 3.15-4.10 £35 for 10 sessions – FULL

TENNIS (open to all) Monday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions – FULL

TRAMPOLINING

Work with our coach Kate Gregory on our competition grade trampolines. Trampolining is great for your health and fitness and when you master that skill you’ve been persevering with, it’s a great feeling! This club is for both beginners and more experienced students. Places are limited at this club.

TRAMPOLINING (open to all) Tuesday 3.15-4.10 £35 for 10 sessions

TRAMPOLINING (open to all) Tuesday 4.10-5.00 £35 for 10 sessions

SIGN UP FOR AN EXTRA TIME CLUB

Extra Time Clubs Summer 2022

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FAQs: Frequently asked questions

Yes.  We do not want any child to miss out on Extra Time Clubs because of financial restraints. If your child is in receipt of Free School Meals or the Pupil Premium Grant please select the appropriate box on ParentPay and Chipping Norton School will pay half towards the club.

At present no, the late night bus service is not running.

If your child is attending a later club they can stay at school and use the ‘Study Zone’ facilities in the library or attend one of the other after-school clubs offered. Some children choose to go home and come back to school for later clubs.

Please assume your child does have a place at the club. If the club is over-subscribed by the deadline then names will be drawn from a hat and we will contact your child if they do not have a place.

All clubs have been risk assessed and measures have been put in place to reduce risk. If you would like to see the risk assessment for a particular club please request it from [email protected]

For non sports club, school uniform should be worn. For sports clubs school PE kit should be worn. Students can use the PE changing rooms to get ready for their club.

MEET THE COACHES

Our fabulous coaches. Click on their image to find out about them.