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Local School Holiday and Weekend Activities and Clubs

Please find information below about clubs and activities that children can join during the school holidays or after school. Please note that all of these clubs are run independently of Henry Cavendish and cannot be booked via the school office.

All Star Tennis

All Star Tennis create a fun-active learning environment, where children enjoy developing their tennis skills and learn to play. Children progress and develop their game with appropriate court sizes, rackets and softer balls. Our courses are for all abilities and are based on the internationally recognised LTA Mini Tennis Scheme.

Visit All Star Tennis Website to find out more.

Animate Orchestra

A two day creative music course open to Years 5 & 6 pupils is usually held during the School Holidays with Animate Lambeth.

Players of any instrument or anyone interested in music technology is welcome – there is no minimum standard required, just an enthusiasm for creating new music! For more information click here.

Battersea Arts Centre

Battersea Arts Centre hold many activities for children during the week at weekends, many of them free.  There is something for everyone to get involved with and space for the whole family to chill out and relax. Visit www.bac.org.uk for more information.

Barracudas Kids Camps

Barracudas Kids Camps in Streatham & Clapham offers fun activities during the school Easter and summer holidays. Based at Streatham & Clapham High School for Girls, children can make new friends, try new activities but most of all have lots of FUN! They offer a safe and well organised programme for local children to enjoy.

For dates and booking information please visit the Barracudas website

Clip Theatre:  Create    Learn    Imagine    Play

Clip Theatre is a local creative learning company, offering weekly sessions for ages 0-3, 3-4, 4-7 and 7-11. They also offer a summer provision, including, this year, outdoor adventures at the Rookery in partnership with SCCOOP Streatham.

If you would like more information please visit the Clip Theatre website.

During the exciting NatWest T20 Blast competition at the Kia Oval. Junior ‘Pride of Lions’ Members get in free – all other U16s are just £1.

The Wedlake Bell Family Zone is located in the lower section of the Lock Stand and welcomes all families, friends and Junior Members. The Family Zone provides a safe and fun environment for children to enjoy a NatWest T20 Blast match, with lots of great activities and facilities near by.

Surrey County Cricket Club – Pride of Lions Junior Membership

Surrey County Cricket Club aim to provide the best opportunities to get children involved in Cricket.

The Pride of Lions Junior Membership for under 16 year-olds at Surrey CCC includes free access to over 40 days of domestic cricket at the Kia Oval and when Surrey play away at Guildford Cricket Club. Members receive a Membership pack, shop vouchers plus access to exclusive events, International tickets, access to signings and the Pride of Lions Website and more for only £20.

Pride of Lions Junior Membership

Herne Hill Harriers Star Track Athletics Training

The Herne Hill Harriers hold athletics training for 7 to 14 year olds during the school holidays.

For more information visit Herne Hill Harriers website. If you would like to book a place please download the booking form.

Herne Hill Harriers also hold Athletics Training Sessions for Youngsters – Download HHH Training Schedule

Venue: Tooting Bec Track, Tooting Bec Road, London SW17 3NP

KeyNotes Music Lessons

From September 2017 KeyNotes Music are starting up group and music lessons at La Retraite School on Saturday mornings. The aim of the lessons is to provide more accessible opportunities for children to experience a meaningful and exciting piano and music education.

To find out more please download:

KeyNotes Flyer

KeyNotes Introductory Video

Kids’ City Playschemes

Kids’ City run Holiday Playschemes during school holidays. For more information please visit Kid’s City Holiday Playscheme for more information.

Lambeth Cycle Training

Lambeth Council with Cycle Confident is offering FREE cycle training courses for children from 5 years upwards in Brockwell Park and Clapham Common throughout the school holidays. There are complete beginner courses, intermediate courses and road skills courses (for 9 years +) and all training takes place in small, friendly groups with 2 fully qualified instructors. Courses are now open for booking and places are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis. For more information and to book your child a place, see the Cycle Confident website or call the Cycle Confident office on 020 3031 6730.

Lambeth Summer Camps

The Lambeth Summer Camps are part of the Parallel Youth Enterprise (PYE) which is a ‘not for profit’ voluntary organisation and, in partnership with Lambeth Police and others, provides an extensive programme of Summer sports and workshop activities for several hundred 9 to 16 year old inner city young people from Lambeth each year.

LAR Performing Arts

LAR Performing Arts classes are held on Tuesdays at Corpus Christi Church, 11 Trent Road, Brixton SW2 5BJ

The classes are designed for ages 3 to 6, 7 to 10 and 11 to 15 and are taught by professional performers and cover the following areas:

  • Performing Arts
  • Pop Singing
  • Musical Theatre
  • Drama
  • Dance
If you would like more information please visit the LAR Performing Arts website.

Mad Science – Holiday Camp

Mad Science for kids hold Holiday Camps for children aged 4 to 11. The children explore topics with unique hands on activities and amazing demos by skilled trained instructors.

The camps are available throughout school holidays and can be booked on the Mad Science website.

Multi-Sport Holiday Camps

Moving Matters hold multi-sport holiday camps for children aged 5 to 12 during school holidays. The sports include football, basketball, dodgeball, tag rugby, handball, cricket and table tennis. The camps are being held at Elmgreen School, Tulse Hill.

Moving Matters also runs the SLD Soccer School for more information download their flyer.

To find out more please visit the Moving Matters website.


Polish Music School in London

The first Polish Music School in London and UK is opening in September and will be based in Streatham Library. Polish children who are interested in joining the school are invited to apply for a place. Please visit the Polish School of Music in London website for more information.

Sister n Sport – Netball Skills School

The Sisters n Sport Netball Skills Schools are fun, non-competitive netball sessions
for girls aged between 6 – 13 years of age and cover basic netball skills, positional play and
terminology for beginners but also provide opportunity to develop individual skills, learn new tactics and challenge more experienced players in an relaxed and
enjoyable environment.

Saturday Netball Skills School
The Putney High School

Years 2-3 : 9-10am
Years 4-6 : 10-11am

To book a place visit Sisters n Sport

Soft-Ball Cricket for boys and girls aged 8 to 14

The Buzzers Soft-Ball Cricket course is for boys and girls of all abilities and cricketing experience. The sessions is run by highly qualified (ECB level 2 and higher) and vastly experienced cricket tutors. The emphasis will be on FUN and LEARNING as opposed to competitiveness. The sessions will be based indoors, using soft-ball cricket equipment (rubber ball and plastic bats).

For further details and to book visit the Buzzers Academies website.