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Summer School 2021

We are delighted to be offering a variety of free Summer Schools courses for students this year.

 

Transition Summer School

Open to Year 6 pupils starting Barclay Academy in September 2021. 

This will take place for five days, 26th to 30th July 2021, 8:45am to 3pm at Barclay Academy and is FREE of charge.

Summer school is a fantastic opportunity for children to familiarise themselves with their new school environment, meet fellow pupils and forge friendships before they start year 7. It is also a great opportunity to meet key members of staff and have an understanding of life and expectations at Senior School.

A structured timetable of events including, fun activities supporting core subjects, sessions focusing on student wellbeing and sessions showcasing extracurricular activities offered at Barclay Academy.

Click here to sign your child up for this fantastic opportunity.

 

Arts Summer School

Theme: Sustainability in Focus - Protecting Our Planet Throughout Art

Open to current Barclay Academy Pupils in Year 7, 8, 9 & 10. 

This will take place for 5 days, 2nd to 6th August 2021, 8:45am to 3pm at Barclay Academy and is FREE of charge.

Join external provider Hackney Arts for a week of creativity, sustainability, making and learning as we explore how we can protect our planet through our creative practices. This week is especially designed as a creative learning opportunity that will focus on teaching sustainable practices, working with upcycled and natural materials, exploring how we can create value from discarded or found objects and participating in recycling, upcycling, gardening, art and craft skills to create their own original ideas, sculptures and artworks.

All students will come away with: 

  • A good understanding and knowledge of environmental issues.
  • A beginner’s understanding of planting and growing.
  • A unique collaboration with multiple professionals in the field of sustainability and the arts.
  • New creative skills development including upcycling, printing, collaging and sculpture
  • Shared experience with peers of group learning and co-creation.
  • Creation of a final piece and wider message to be shared with the school.

Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Click here to sign your child up for this fantastic opportunity.

 

Sports Summer School

Open to current Barclay Academy Pupils in Year 7, 8, 9 & 10. 

This will take place for five days, 9th to 13th August 2021, 8:45am to 3pm at Barclay Academy and is FREE of charge.

Coordinated by Academy staff Miss Joy and Mr Buckley, supported by other members of the Barclay staffing team this is a must-attend for all children who love having fun being active through sport.

Each day will consist of a variety of sporting disciplines and additional activities including quizzes & presentations. Focusing on the key principles of being physically active whilst having fun.  

Click here to sign your child up for this fantastic opportunity.