St. Joseph's Catholic College

Activities & Visits

After School Clubs 2018-2019

Term 1 Enrichment

Club

Description

Day/Time/Room

Spanish Club

Come along and learn some conversational Spanish and discover Spanish culture. This will be a learning environment and you will get to practice and speak Spanish from the get go!  This course will run for 6 weeks and then be repeated, if you have always wanted to learn Spanish, it’s a fun way to do it.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in S13

 

Y11 French Club

Come and practise all four skills, of speaking, listening, reading and writing. This enrichment is for GCSE Y11 students of French. It will be on Wednesdays 3pm-4pm in S10.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in S10

Year 9 Italian Club

Italian for year 9 – for those wishing to do Italian GCSE in Year 10

Every Wednesday at 3pm in S12

Book and Film Club

Are you in year 7 or 8?

Is your favourite book also a film? Then why don’t you come along and enjoy reading, watching and comparing favourite titles with your friends.

POPCORN PROVIDED FREE WITH EVERY FILM (bring your own drink)

Every Wednesday at 3pm in W02

Warhammer Club

The Warhammer Club is back again this year. Learn to build, paint and play. Everybody is welcome. Novice or seasoned war-master. Year 7 to year 11. Girls and boys. Students and staff.

 

We have a range of games which you can come along and play. You can bring your own army along or you can play with the club’s army’s. We have all the games shown here and more…. We have plastic figures and equipment for you to build and paint… We have army’s for you to play with…This year we want to take part in the schools’ league. 

Every Wednesday at 3pm in R01

Rugby Club

All standards from beginner to seasoned international

All years welcome (You only play within your year group)

Every Wednesday at 3pm on the field

Girls Rugby Club

Come and try a new sport.

All years welcome

Every Wednesday at 3pm on the field

BTEC Catch-Up

BTEC Coursework Catch-up

Every Thursday at 3pm in S20

Netball

Girls from all years

Every Wednesday and Thursday at 3pm

Design and Technology

Design and Technology club. Design, Build, and test your own motorised buggies while learning about electrical circuits, forces, motion, wheels, axles and the effects to pulleys.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in R03

Photography Club – KS4 GCSE Support

Do you love taking pictures?

Would you like to:

 

Learn how to use a SLR Camera

Experiment with Film processing and Dark Room techniques

Learn how to edit your images using Photoshop

 

 

Every Wednesday at 3pm in R11

Year 8 Cooking Class

Learn different skills,

An introduction to  presentation techniques,

A mixture of creativity and  knowledge of ingredients, Compete against each other

Every Wednesday at 3pm in R13

Lego Robotics Club

Learn to build and program Lego robots, Complete challenges, Compete against other schools, Use the latest equipment, An introduction to programing, A mixture of creativity and logical thinking

Every Wednesday at 3pm in G16

Company Programme – Year 10 Students

Develop your own business idea and run your company.

You will have the opportunity to sell your products/service at the Outlet Centre, in school and to friends and family.

Work hard and you could make a profit, & win prizes at the county final

Team work, initiative, independence, presentation, confidence, business acumen, FUN.

Every Thursday at 3pm in S15

KS3 Programming

Develop you own programming project, Identify how to control devices, Develop your code writing skills

Every Wednesday at 3pm in S16

KS3 & KS4 Art Club

GCSE Catch Up sessions, KS3 Creative Projects

Every Tuesday at 3pm in R10

Chess Club

Don’t know how to play?

Don’t worry! Come and learn! ,

Benefits of playing chess;

Build self-confidence, Improve your problem- solving and thinking, Mental stimulation and improve your attention span

Every Wednesday at 3:15pm in G15

Poetry Slam

Learn to write performance poetry- marvellous metaphor, stunning similes, piercing plosives and oh so much biting wit and sharp sarcasm…

 

For all those extroverts who like to over-share!

You can enter a local competition and beat inferior poets!

Every Thursday at 3pm in Y15

Rotary Youth Speaks Competition

Debate club/ youth speaks- do you want to improve your ability to communicate, talk about tricky topics with ease’ impress and influence people?

 

Also- recruiting now for rotary public speaking competition – teams of three – we need one junior , one senior team ( see Mr marshal in y 10 for details)

 

Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y10

Youth SVP Club

What’s Involved?

Weekly Meetings Tuesdays 3-4pm, Voluntary activities to include fortnightly visits to a local care home, Combating isolation through listening, games, and cups of tea, Preparing St Joseph’s Christmas Box collection 2018

Every Tuesday at 3pm

Entertaining Films with a Spiritual Dimension

R.E through film and the media, Expand your understanding, All years are invited drop in for an R.E. experience like never before!

Every Thursday at 3pm in G03

Seasonal Crafts

Crafty activities will be based around the Liturgical calendar including Harvest, Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, Pentecost and Feast Days. Activities will include making Harvest and Easter Baskets, Advent Wreath, Advent Candles, Lenten Calendars etc.

Let your RE teacher know if you are interested.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in G04

 

Gardening Club

Come and join us in St. Josephs ‘Secret Garden’. We have been planting seeds in the greenhouse, weeding the flower beds and planting flower seeds and vegetables.

 

There is still lots more to do and its really good fun

Bring your wellies and join us!

Every Wednesday at 3pm in G02 & G04

Musical Theatre Madness Group

Do you like Singing?

……….     Dancing?

………      Acting?

Come and be part of our Musical Theatre

madness.

 

We will take you on a journey through the West End and Broadway shows. We only have spaces for 25 students so don’t delay sign up today!

Open to students in ALL year groups—no experience required!

 

Drama Club

Perform in the

Christmas Service and Concert!

Script Writing

Courses! Any Questions come and talk to Mrs Mobey.

 

 

College Orchestra

If you play any of the following we would love to see you!

Woodwind

Brass    

Strings

All abilities welcome!

Every Tuesday at 3pm in S06

Key Stage 3 Science Ambassadors Club

A club for the scientifically curious!

 

Complete problem solving challenges

Carry out dissections, investigations, chemical experiments

Guest speakers

Act as an ambassador for the Science department

A mixture of practical skills, creativity and thinking skills.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in B02

Key Stage 4 Science

Guest speakers from the world of science.

Enrich your CV.

STEM projects.

Practical skills.

Debates.

Science in the news.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in B01

Aiming for higher in maths

Who’s this aimed at?

Year 11 students that are in set 3 for maths (Mrs Copestake’s or Mr Shakle’s class) who would like to sit the higher paper in the summer.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y07

Stem Club

STEM Club will meets on Wednesdays in an informal environment to work on inquiry-based Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related activities. Please see Ms Vincent or Mr Guerrero.

Every Wednesday at 3pm

Polydron and Frameworks builds

Learn to build various 3D shapes

Complete challenges

A mixture of creativity, space awareness and logical thinking

Improve geometry knowledge

Every Thursday at 3pm in S01

Board Games

Play Board Games.

Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y04

 

Term 1 Enrichment
Club Description Day/Time/Room
Spanish Club Come along and learn some conversational Spanish and discover Spanish culture. This will be a learning environment and you will get to practice and speak Spanish from the get go!  This course will run for 6 weeks and then be repeated, if you have always wanted to learn Spanish, it’s a fun way to do it. Every Wednesday at 3pm in S13
 
Y11 French Club Come and practise all four skills, of speaking, listening, reading and writing. This enrichment is for GCSE Y11 students of French. It will be on Wednesdays 3pm-4pm in S10. Every Wednesday at 3pm in S10
Year 9 Italian Club Italian for year 9 – for those wishing to do Italian GCSE in Year 10 Every Wednesday at 3pm in S12
Book and Film Club Are you in year 7 or 8?
Is your favourite book also a film? Then why don’t you come along and enjoy reading, watching and comparing favourite titles with your friends.
POPCORN PROVIDED FREE WITH EVERY FILM (bring your own drink) Every Wednesday at 3pm in W02
Warhammer Club The Warhammer Club is back again this year. Learn to build, paint and play. Everybody is welcome. Novice or seasoned war-master. Year 7 to year 11. Girls and boys. Students and staff.
 
We have a range of games which you can come along and play. You can bring your own army along or you can play with the club’s army’s. We have all the games shown here and more…. We have plastic figures and equipment for you to build and paint… We have army’s for you to play with…This year we want to take part in the schools’ league.  Every Wednesday at 3pm in R01
Rugby Club All standards from beginner to seasoned international
All years welcome (You only play within your year group) Every Wednesday at 3pm on the field
Girls Rugby Club Come and try a new sport.
All years welcome Every Wednesday at 3pm on the field
BTEC Catch-Up BTEC Coursework Catch-up Every Thursday at 3pm in S20
Netball Girls from all years Every Wednesday and Thursday at 3pm
Design and Technology Design and Technology club. Design, Build, and test your own motorised buggies while learning about electrical circuits, forces, motion, wheels, axles and the effects to pulleys. Every Wednesday at 3pm in R03
Photography Club – KS4 GCSE Support Do you love taking pictures?
Would you like to:
 
Learn how to use a SLR Camera
Experiment with Film processing and Dark Room techniques 
Learn how to edit your images using Photoshop
 
Every Wednesday at 3pm in R11
Year 8 Cooking Class Learn different skills,
An introduction to  presentation techniques, 
A mixture of creativity and  knowledge of ingredients, Compete against each other Every Wednesday at 3pm in R13
Lego Robotics Club Learn to build and program Lego robots, Complete challenges, Compete against other schools, Use the latest equipment, An introduction to programing, A mixture of creativity and logical thinking Every Wednesday at 3pm in G16
Company Programme – Year 10 Students Develop your own business idea and run your company. 
You will have the opportunity to sell your products/service at the Outlet Centre, in school and to friends and family.
Work hard and you could make a profit, & win prizes at the county final
Team work, initiative, independence, presentation, confidence, business acumen, FUN. Every Thursday at 3pm in S15
KS3 Programming Develop you own programming project, Identify how to control devices, Develop your code writing skills Every Wednesday at 3pm in S16
KS3 & KS4 Art Club GCSE Catch Up sessions, KS3 Creative Projects Every Tuesday at 3pm in R10
Chess Club Don’t know how to play? 
Don’t worry! Come and learn! ,
Benefits of playing chess;
Build self-confidence, Improve your problem- solving and thinking, Mental stimulation and improve your attention span Every Wednesday at 3:15pm in G15
Poetry Slam Learn to write performance poetry- marvellous metaphor, stunning similes, piercing plosives and oh so much biting wit and sharp sarcasm…
 
For all those extroverts who like to over-share!
You can enter a local competition and beat inferior poets! Every Thursday at 3pm in Y15
Rotary Youth Speaks Competition Debate club/ youth speaks- do you want to improve your ability to communicate, talk about tricky topics with ease’ impress and influence people? 
 
Also- recruiting now for rotary public speaking competition – teams of three – we need one junior , one senior team ( see Mr marshal in y 10 for details)
Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y10
Youth SVP Club What’s Involved?
Weekly Meetings Tuesdays 3-4pm, Voluntary activities to include fortnightly visits to a local care home, Combating isolation through listening, games, and cups of tea, Preparing St Joseph’s Christmas Box collection 2018 Every Tuesday at 3pm
Entertaining Films with a Spiritual Dimension R.E through film and the media, Expand your understanding, All years are invited drop in for an R.E. experience like never before! Every Thursday at 3pm in G03
Seasonal Crafts Crafty activities will be based around the Liturgical calendar including Harvest, Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, Pentecost and Feast Days. Activities will include making Harvest and Easter Baskets, Advent Wreath, Advent Candles, Lenten Calendars etc. 
Let your RE teacher know if you are interested. Every Wednesday at 3pm in G04
 
Gardening Club Come and join us in St. Josephs ‘Secret Garden’. We have been planting seeds in the greenhouse, weeding the flower beds and planting flower seeds and vegetables. 
 
There is still lots more to do and its really good fun
Bring your wellies and join us! Every Wednesday at 3pm in G02 & G04
Musical Theatre Madness Group Do you like Singing?
………. Dancing?
……… Acting?
Come and be part of our Musical Theatre 
madness.
 
We will take you on a journey through the West End and Broadway shows. We only have spaces for 25 students so don’t delay sign up today!
Open to students in ALL year groups—no experience required!
Drama Club Perform in the 
Christmas Service and Concert!
Script Writing
Courses! Any Questions come and talk to Mrs Mobey.
College Orchestra If you play any of the following we would love to see you!
Woodwind
Brass
Strings
All abilities welcome! Every Tuesday at 3pm in S06
Key Stage 3 Science Ambassadors Club A club for the scientifically curious!
 
Complete problem solving challenges 
Carry out dissections, investigations, chemical experiments 
Guest speakers 
Act as an ambassador for the Science department 
A mixture of practical skills, creativity and thinking skills. Every Wednesday at 3pm in B02
Key Stage 4 Science Guest speakers from the world of science.
Enrich your CV.
STEM projects.
Practical skills.
Debates.
Science in the news. Every Wednesday at 3pm in B01
Aiming for higher in maths Who’s this aimed at?
Year 11 students that are in set 3 for maths (Mrs Copestake’s or Mr Shakle’s class) who would like to sit the higher paper in the summer. Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y07
Stem Club STEM Club will meets on Wednesdays in an informal environment to work on inquiry-based Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related activities. Please see Ms Vincent or Mr Guerrero. Every Wednesday at 3pm
Polydron and Frameworks builds Learn to build various 3D shapes
Complete challenges
A mixture of creativity, space awareness and logical thinking 
Improve geometry knowledge Every Thursday at 3pm in S01
Board Games Play Board Games. Every Wednesday at 3pm in Y04