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“The academy has a very good level of awareness about the ‘Prevent’ programme.” Ofsted 2016

Extra Curricular Activities

USH has an extensive programme of extra-curricular activities for students to get involved in. There are plenty of sports teams, sports clubs, drama productions and music groups to get involved with, as well as some more unexpected clubs and societies like Manga Club and Eco Club! Clubs start at 3pm and finish at 4pm.

Badminton

Badminton

Monday - All Years - Ms Wright - Davies

Contact Hannah Wright-Davies

Basketball

Basketball

Year 8 & 9 Boys - Thursdays

Contact Joshua Chudley

Book Group

Book Group

Year 9

Library

Tuesday (Week A)

3.30pm

Year 7 - 8

Library

Tuesday (Week B0

2.45pm - 3.30pm


Contact Anne Dutton

Chess Club

Chess Club

Years 7 - 11

Thursday

3pm - 4pm

Room 26

Contact Peter Harvey

Dance

Dance

Express yourself! come along and work in groups...

Year 7 - 8

Tuesday

Dance Studio

3pm - 4pm

Year 9 - 11

Thursday

Dance Studio

3pm - 4pm


Contact Kate Westley

Fitness Club

Fitness Club

Boys - All Years - Monday - Mr Wilding

Girls - All Years - Friday - Miss Suffling

Contact Lisa Suffling

Football

Football

Monday - Year 7 - Mr Staples

Tuesday - Year 7 & 8 - Mr Staples

Tuesday - Year 9  - Mr Hall

Wednesday - All Girls - Outside Coach

Wednesday - Year 11 Boys

Thursday - Year 7 & 8 - Mr Staples

Thursday - Year 10 Boys - Mr Hall

Friday - Year 8 - Mr Staples



Contact Rick Staples

GCSE/BTEC PE

GCSE/BTEC PE


Friday - Room 21 - Period 6 - Mrs Fortune

Contact Hannah Wright-Davies

German for Beginners

German for Beginners

Learn the basics of German

Years 7 - 11

Room 3

Monday

3-4pm

Contact Gopaal Bhardwaj

High Jump

High Jump

Mondays - All Years - Miss Suffling and Mrs Fortune

 

Contact Claire Fortune

History Clinic

History Clinic

Homework and extra support

Years 7 - 10

Friday

Room 31

2.40pm - 3.30pm


Contact Stephanie Simpson

Keyboard Club

Keyboard Club

Develop your keyboard skills!

All Years

Friday

Room 24

1.10pm -1.35pm


Contact Susanna Shaw

Mathematics - Drop In

Mathematics - Drop In

Drop in for some Maths support!

Years 7 - 11

Monday & Thursday

Maths Department

2.45pm - 3.15pm

Contact Victoria Rasey

Minecraft Club

Minecraft Club

Years 7 - 11

Tuesday

3pm - 4pm

Room 26

Contact Peter Harvey

Netball

Netball

Years 7 & 8 - Tuesday

Years 7 & 8 - Thursday (Training)

With Mrs Fortune and Ms Wright-Davis


Contact Hannah Wright-Davies

Orchestra

Orchestra

All Years

Open to all students who have been learning for at least 6 months

Room 24

Tuesday

8am - 8.50am

Contact Susanna Shaw

Pop Up Spring Craft Club

Pop Up Spring Craft Club

Starting after February Half Term... Wednesdays

See Mrs Kelly - General Office for more details

Contact Sandy Kelly

School Production

School Production

Students with roles

Years 7 - 11

Hall/Drama Room

Monday 3pm - 4.30pm

All cast

Tuesday 3pm - 5pm

Selected cast


Contact

Science Club and Eco-Group

Science Club and Eco-Group

A chance to complete your Bronze CREST Award!

Years 7 - 9

Thursday

3pm - 4pm

Contact

Strategy Games

Strategy Games

Come along and experience a range of strategy based games such as Warhammer and Magic the Gathering!

Competitions and Tournaments will be held throughout the year

Years 7 - 11

Tuesday 

Room 17

3pm - 4pm 

Contact Christopher Hooper

Table Tennis

Table Tennis

All Years - Thursday

Contact Lisa Suffling

Textile/Fashion Design - Pop up Club

Textile/Fashion Design

Year 7 - 9

Create an amazing and original paper dress for the Catwalk!

Working in small groups

Please see Miss De Ruiter as places are limited

Thursday (24th November - 19th January)

Room 8

2.40pm - 4pm


Contact Mariella De Ruiter

USH TV

USH TV

Years 7 - 11

Your chance to be on TV or produce your own show for USH TV!

Wednesday

New Build 1

3pm - 4pm

Contact Rob Hind

USH Voices

USH Voices

All Years

Singing group for any student who enjoys singing... working towards Christmas Concert, Remembrance Day and JET Music Prom performances

Thursday

Room 24

2.50pm - 3.50pm


 

Contact Susanna Shaw

“My teacher gave me the confidence to do things that I would never have dreamt of doing.” Year 11 leaver