Extra-Curricular Newsletter w/c 21 May

Extra-Curricular Weekly Newsletter

Friday 18th May 2018

After School Clubs – Summer 2 Term

Please find attached the extra-curricular activities for the summer term below. We have identified a number of clubs that will only run if a minimum number of students sign up.

  • To book a place on these clubs please visit the college website: www.uppinghamcollege.org.uk
  • Then click on Parent Links, Online Payments and then Clubs and Activities and then simply chose the clubs you wish to pay for.  
  • All Clubs including the free ones must be booked this way as places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Rutland Sports Leadership Academy (Years 7/8)
The next workshop will be on Tuesday 22nd May between 4.00pm – 5.30pm here at UCC.  Please let Mr Lewin know if you can attend.

We are also looking for Leaders to help deliver a session to the Rutland Primary Leaders on the following night Wednesday 23rd May again here at UCC.  If you can help with this session please let Mr Lewin know.     

Varsity Athletics Squads
The annual Varsity Athletics Championships are taking place on Tuesday 22nd May over at Corby Athletics Stadium.  The PE department has picked the teams for the events, which have been sent out with this email.

  • Can Athletes selected for the teams please tick your names off on the team sheets which are on the PE noticeboards if you can attend.
  • On the day students are asked to meet on the Astro-turf at 8:30am.
  • Remember to bring warm clothing, full UCC PE kit and suitable food and drink for the day.
  • The bus will be leaving at 8:50am and will be back at College by 3:15pm.
  • Any further questions please see a member of the PE team.

Extra-Curricular Diary - w/c 21 May 2018:

DAY

ACTIVITY

STAFF

TIME

MONDAY

21st May

Sailing Club

Mr Lewin

3.25pm – 6.00pm

Latin Club

Mr Broadbent

3.25pm – 4.30pm

Table Tennis Club

Mr Arthur

3.25pm – 4.30pm

 TUESDAY

22nd May

Primary Netball Festival

Mr Thomas

3.25pm – 6.00pm

Varsity Athletics

at Rockingham Athletics Stadium

Miss Walker

Mr Rowan

Mr Lewin

8.30am – 3.15pm

Secondary Sports Leadership Academy

Miss Cotton

4.00pm – 5.30pm

WEDNESDAY           

 

 

 23rd May

 

 

Squash Club

Mr Green

3.25pm – 4.30pm

Adrenaline Alley Club

Mr Lewin

3.25pm – 6.00pm

Primary Sports Leadership Academy

Miss Cotton

4.00pm – 5.30pm

Year 8 Cricket away at Catmose

Mr Rowan

3.25pm – 6.45pm approx

THURSDAY

 

24th

May

 

Year 7 Cricket v Catmose

at Uppingham Cricket Club

Mr Rowan

3.25pm – 6.00pm approx

Year 7 Rounders away at Longfield

Mr Bourne

3.25pm – 6.45pm approx

Contemporary Dance

Dance Crew

Miss Twose

3.25pm – 4.30pm

4.30pm – 5.30pm

FRIDAY

25th

May

Fencing Club

Mr Sharpe

3.25pm – 5.00pm

After School Clubs 2017/18 - Summer 2
Please find the extra-curricular activities for the summer term below. Please note, some clubs which are financially unsustainable have been discontinued. We have identified a number of clubs that will only run if a minimum number of students sign up.

  • To book a place on these clubs please visit the college website: www.uppinghamcollege.org.uk
  • Then click on Parent Links, Online Payments and then Clubs and Activities and then simply chose the clubs you wish to pay for.  
  • All Clubs including the free ones must be booked this way as places are allocated on a first come first served basis.
  • Finally please complete an Annual Parental Consent Form and return it to Student Services or email directly to Lewin_R@ucc.rutland.sch.uk

DAY

              ACTIVITY

DATES

Monday

Sailing Club

  • 3.25pm – 6.00pm at Rutland Water Sports, Whitwell, Rutland, LE15 8BL with Mr Lewin.
  • Cost: £48 for a 4 week block.
  • 16 places available on each block
  • Students will be transported to and from Rutland Water Sports Centre at Whitwell and have the opportunity to sail over the 4 week block.  This block will see students work through the RYA Stage 1or RYA Stage 2  course depending on experience.  

 

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Monday 4th June until Monday 25th June.

 

Please note:

For these sessions to run we also have to fill 15 places in the group to make it financially viable.

Table Tennis Club 

  • 3.25pm - 4.30pm in the Sports Hall at UCC with Coach Mr Arthur.
  • Cost: £16 per block via Wisepay
  • 12 places available.
  • Each week students will be coached on a particular part of the game, as well as playing fun drills, games and matches.

 

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section)

 

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Monday 4th June until Monday 25th June.

 

Wednesday

Squash Club

  • 3.25pm – 4.30pm at Uppingham School Sports Centre, Leicester Road.
  • Cost: £20 per block via Wisepay.
  • 12 places available for each block.
  • Each week students will be taken down to the courts to play fun drills, games and matches under the tuition of Mr Green our squash coach.

 

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section)

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Wednesday 6th June until Wednesday 27th June.

 

Please note:

The College is not able to supervise these sessions directly any more.  Mr Green the coach will therefore be in charge once the students arrive.

 

Students will need to be collected from Uppingham School Sports Centre at 4.30pm.

Adrenaline Alley Club

  • 3.25pm – 5.30pm at Adrenaline Alley, Corby.
  • Cost: £20 per block via Wisepay.
  • 12 places available for each block.
  • This is our club for students that enjoy Skateboarding, Inline Skating and Scooters. 
  • All students must register with Adrenaline Alley and will receive free membership.

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section)

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Wednesday 6th June until Wednesday 27th June.

 

Please Note: Pick up is either at 5.30pm from Adrenaline Alley or at 6pm at UCC.

Thursday

UCC Contemporary Dance Company

  • 3.30pm - 4.30pm in the Drama Studio.
  • Cost £4.50 per session
  • Learn contemporary and improve your basic ballet technique
  • This class will allow you to improve your technical ability and discover your creativity.  You will be challenged physically and be given tasks to enable you to create your own movement.

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section).

 

 

 

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Thursday 7th June until Thursday 28th June.

 

 

Please Note:  

For these sessions payment is made directly to Rutland Youth Dance Academy.  See Mr Lewin to collect a separate letter for this

 

UCC Dance Crew

  • 4.30pm - 5.30pm in the Drama Studio/Sports Hall.
  • Cost £4.50 per session
  • Street, Commercial and Hip hop dance class.
  • Learn different styles of urban dance with this high energy well established dance crew.  We are open to dancers from year 7 upwards who think they have what it takes!  This crew will perform in events across the academic year.

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section)

Friday

Fencing Club

  • Fancy learning a new sport, try joining the UCC Fencing Club.
  • 3.25pm – 5.00pm in the Drama Studio with Mr Sharpe.
  • Cost: £20 per block via Wisepay.
  • 12 places available for each block.
  • You will be taught the fundamentals of Epee Fencing including all of the skills required to attain a Grade 1 Epee and possibly even a Grade 2 or 3 depending on individual / group progress.  Experienced fencers will have the opportunity to attain up to the maximum Grade 8 qualification and become competitive fencers if they wish.

(Suitable for D of E Physical Section)

 

Summer 2

This is 4 week block of sessions running from Friday 8th June until Friday 29th June.