Extra Curriculum

Extra Curricular Activities

The school runs a number of extracurricular and lunchtime clubs. See below the wide range of Extra Curricular activities available to children at Hendal Primary School:


Sports Clubs

Mr Swift, our Sports Development Officer and Miss Clayton, our Sports Teaching Assistant will be running the following clubs this half term.


Football – Years 4, 5, 6

Multi Skills – Years 2

Benchball – Years 4

Netball – Years 5, 6 (Miss Pickup and Mrs Griffin)

Athletics – Years 5, 6


Other Extra Curricular Clubs

Wednesday- Choir- Key Stage 2

Thursday– Book Club- Year 5

Friday– Art Club- Year 6

Friday- P4C (Philosophy for Children)- Year 3/4

Friday- Mindfulness (Healthy Body, Healthy Mind)- Year 3/4

Friday– Fine Motor Club- Year 1


Leadership Opportunities

Our school ethos encourages children to be independent and take responsibility for aspects of leadership in preparation for their future.

The roles in school include:

School Council- Meetings on alternate Wednesday lunchtimes

ECO- Council– Meetings on alternate Friday lunchtimes

Playtime buddies

Sports Leaders

Team captains

Art Ambassadors

School Librarians