Our Physical Activity Vision Statement:
Our aim at St. Luke’s School is to raise the excellence and enjoyment of Physical activities throughout the whole school through high quality teaching and learning via a range of strategies. We see physical development as a key factor in improving every child’s emotional wellbeing by developing independence, respect, team work, resilience, persistence and creativity through sporting opportunities. We aim to provide inspiring and instructive lessons during the school day, activities that are fun and stimulating during break times as well as competitive opportunities for children who thrive in challenging situations, in order to motivate all children to pursue a healthy and active lifestyle.
Extra Curricular Sport at St. Luke’s are detailed below.
Our sports club are run by teachers and outside companies.
For any extra details including cost, please contact the school office.
(In the hall)
|Judo||Gymnastics||Musical Theatre||Hot Shots (Basketball)||Boxing Fitness|
Below is some more information about each of the clubs.
Judo clubs take place on a Monday before school (for both boys and girls) and is an excellent opportunity for children to develop self-confidence, co-ordination , strength and suppleness. Similar in style to wrestling, it involves no punching or kicking and is run by Adam Welford, a British Judo Association coach, who can provide a kit for your child to borrow at sessions free of charge. The children will learn many skills which are transferable to other sports such as agility and, balance and co-ordination. Competitions against each other take place throughout the year with medals awarded and a weekly award is given out in assembly. This is available for children in Years 2-5.
Gym Club is run by Premier Sports. It is an opportunity for children of all ages to learn new skills and put these towards Gym qualifications. As well as learning plenty of social skills, getting physically active and having great fun with friends, your child will also learn the key attributes to develop and sometimes excel in the sport.
Your child will learn the following key sporting skills:
The club takes place on Tuesdays before school (8.00-8.45) in the school hall. Children from Years 1 - 6 are able to take part.
This club is run by Premier Sports. Premier Performing Arts musical theatre course combines a mixture of dance, drama and music to create the perfect performance.
This club takes place Wednesday mornings (8:00-8:45). Children from years 1-6 are able to take part.
This club is run by Premier Sports. As well as learning plenty of social skills, getting physically active and having great fun with friends, your child will also learn the key attributes to develop and sometimes excel in the sport. Your child will learn the following key sporting skills:
The club takes place on Fridays before school (7:45-8.45) in the school hall. Children from Years 1 - 6 are able to take part.
Football club is run by ProActive Academy on Tuesday's after school. It is for year groups 1 -6. Children have the ability to learn a range of football skills as well as competing in mini competitions and games. The club is often outdoors so make sure you bring warm kit!
This is a club run by ProActive Academy on Wednesdays after school. Multi-sports is a club where you can learn the skills for a range of sports, be active and have fun. The coaches from ProActice Academy are great at encouraging children to have a go and try something new and enthusiasm and effort are always praised. This club is available for both girls and boys in Years 1-6.
Mr Richards has kindly taken on the running of this club after all the success of last year! This club is an opportunity to increase your stamina and work and develop your fitness in a fun, competitive manner. This club prepares children for the local competitions. There is no charge for this club it runs on a Wednesday after school for Years 3-5. Please bring appropriate kit for outdoors.
Hotshots Basketball, takes place on a Thursday before school. This involves a number of games that develop basketball skills and teamwork. Children learn to encourage each other as well as move around the court safely, making the most use of court space, they develop their passing skills and of course practise their shooting. Extra competitions are available through Hotshots and details are given about these through the school club. Awards for the “star player” are given out weekly and also a termly award is also given. This club is available for both girls and boys in Years 2-5.
This club is run by ProActive Academy on Thursdays after school. Children will have a great opportunity to participate in a range of track and field events each week in Athletics Club. The children will try out a number of events including: cross country, throwing (foam javelins and beanbags), jumping (hurdles), short distance running (relays, body race) and long distance running (track running). This club will be a perfect chance for the children to practise their running techniques, ready for sports day. This club is available for both girls and boys in Years 1-6.