Clubs and Extracurricular Activities at Loydence Academy

At Loydence Academy, we are dedicated to offering a holistic educational experience that extends beyond the traditional curriculum. Understanding the importance of personal development and the discovery of new interests, our robust program of clubs and extracurricular activities aims to provide students with opportunities for enrichment, enjoyment, and personal growth.

Our Vision for Extracurricular Engagement

Through our commitment to extracurricular activities, we strive to:

1. Offer a diverse range of activities to help students discover and nurture new interests.

2. Foster an environment of fun and enjoyment.

3. Enable deeper exploration of certain subjects or interests.

4. Promote friendship and cooperation across different age groups.

5. Support targeted students with additional opportunities for reinforcement in critical areas such as Arabic, literacy, and maths.

After School Activities

By School Staff

After-school activities provided by Loydence Academy staff are designed to enrich the educational and social experience of our students. Parents will be informed of the offerings, schedules, and any necessary details by the dedicated staff members.

Afterschool Club Procedures

1. Schedule

Clubs are scheduled to run from 1.30 pm until 2.15 pm.

2. Sign-Up Procedure

Parents are required to sign up using the after school club form shared before the commencement of any club activity.

3. Session Blocks

Clubs operate in blocks ranging from four to six weeks, with attendance recorded for each session.

4. Club Announcements and Updates

Information regarding available clubs is conveyed during school assemblies and through communication sent home.

5. Cancellation Policy

In the event of a cancellation, parents will be promptly notified.

6. Participation Policy

Each term, every student will have the opportunity to participate in at least one club run by Academy staff.

Equal Opportunities

We are committed to ensuring that all children have the opportunity to participate in clubs. Alternatives will be provided for any students facing barriers to participation.

Health and Safety Considerations

Club leaders are tasked with regular reminders and checks regarding safety procedures, including fire safety, in-school movement, behaviour expectations, and specific club cancellation arrangements. Essential measures such as medical information access, permission slips, and risk assessments are also diligently maintained.

Club Participation Principles

  • Access to All

Loydence Academy upholds a policy of inclusivity, ensuring clubs are accessible to all students.

  • Safety First

The well-being of our students is paramount. Detailed safety protocols and risk assessments are in place for every club.

  • Feedback and Improvement

Student feedback is valued and collected at the end of each club cycle, allowing for continuous improvement and innovation in our offerings.

Charges for Clubs

Activities directed by Loydence Academy staff are offered free of charge. External clubs may incur fees, which will be communicated transparently during the sign-up process.


Evaluating Success

Your feedback is essential in shaping the future direction of our clubs and extracurricular activities. A feedback form will be provided at the end of each club for students to share their experiences and suggestions.