Hobbies’ List

A wide and varied range of hobbies and activities are available to the pupils four days a week after academic lessons have taken place between 4.15pm and 5pm.

As well as opportunities to improve their sport, musical or acting skills pupils can participate in many different activities over the 3 terms – literally from A to Z.


11+ Revision Golf Coaching at Woodhall Senior Athletics
1st Aid Spa Driving Range Senior Cricket Nets
Air Rifle Shooting Grade 5 Music Theory Senior School Play
Art Hobby Hama Beads Senior Tennis Squad
Arts & Crafts Horse Riding Sewing
Astronomy Judo with Cassey Small Orchestra
Bikewise Junior Athletics Spanish for Beginners
Chess & Draughts Junior Hockey Spanish for Non-Beginners
Classical Civilisation Film Junior Netball Sports Hall Activities
Production Junior Play Summer Ball Games
Computer Club Junior Tennis at St. Hugh's Swim Squads
Curriculum Clinic Lacrosse Squad Tennis Coaching at Bainland
Debating Music Ensemble Trampoline
Design & Technology Plastic Model Making Volleyball
Forest School Potty Time Clay Pottery Yoga
Full Orchestra Pupil's School Magazine Zumba
Gardening Running Club  
Girls & Junior Cricket Nets Scholarship Art  
Girls Rugby Scholarship Design & Technology  


There are many opportunities for pupils to participate in educational trips and holidays.

There are annual trips to France for Years 5 and 7 which are INCLUDED within the fees as are all trips and experiences during the school week. This also includes the Year 8 Outdoor Activities week in Cumbria which takes place during their last term. Skiing holidays and a trip to Rome have also happened in recent years.

In Years 7 & 8 the sports teams have opportunities to participate in sports tours with a biannual Hockey and Rugby trip to Dublin in the Autumn term. A biannual rugby tour to South Africa has also taken place at Easter in recent years.