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Extra Curricular Activities

A number of extra curricular clubs, organised by staff and volunteers at the school, are available at Hillmead.

We also have a number of external providers running clubs and courses for an additional charge.

If you are interested in joining one of these clubs then please enquire at the office.


If you as an adult would be interested in running a club or helping with one, please contact the school office.


External providers (and therefore a fee is charged):

  • Karate: Classes for various abilities starting at 4.30pm on a Monday (Contact Chelsea Sydes LVKA 07545 583389)
  • Golf lessons for Years 1 - 6: Mondays until 4.20pm (Contact Sharp Shooters Junior Golf Academy 07731 980272 or email )
  • Tennis coaching for Years R - 6: Tuesdays until 4.10pm (Contact Over & In Tennis Coaching or 07885 420723 or
  • Trampolining: Thursday 3.20pm  and Friday 8am (Contact Rising Stars 01462 790152)
  • Drum lessons: Wednesday/Friday during school hours (Contact DrumTruck 01279 316 765) 
  • Piano and violin lessons: Friday mornings from 8.30am during school hours (Contact Mrs Varkentin, Bishop's Stortford School of Music, 07769 260553 or
  • Music for Schools offer lessons in brass and woodwind instruments for children from Years 2 (from summer term) to 6 ( - 0845 3752466)
  • Herts Music Service offers guitar lessons (Years 4-6), contact the school office for details
  • AlphaBake (formerly Cookies) Cooking Club runs an after school club on a Monday and also monthly and holiday workshops for children of all ages - see their website for details or phone 079061 58895.
  • We also have Brownies ( and Rainbows ( packs based at school. Please contact them directly for more details.


School Clubs Leader Day Time
Gardening (Years 1 - 6) Seasonal Mrs Shenston Tuesday

After school

Ukulele Club (Year 3) Mr Harris Wednesday After school
Netball (Years 6 boys and girls) Seasonal Mrs Walsh Wednesday After school
Buzz Club Mrs Shenston Thursday After school
Dance (all years welcome) Mrs Suttle Friday After school


Most school clubs are seasonal and run on a termly basis. Please contact the school office for more details 

FunZone runs a Breakfast Club at Hillmead School Monday to Thursday, and off-site on a Friday.

They are also one of a number of After School and Holiday Clubs used by parents at Hillmead Primary School.


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