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“We like the school because of the friendliness of the staff.” Parent

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.

Art Workshops

Art Workshops are available throughout the year for Year 7 ad 8.

Check the notice board outside Art 1 for further details.

Contact Mariella De Ruiter

Book Group

Book Group

KS3 Book Club in ENG2 

(Week B only)

2.45-3.30pm 


Contact Rosina Mount

Chess Club

Chess Club

All years - Thursdays

In ICT 1

3.00-4.00pm

Contact Peter Harvey

Coding Club

Coding Club in ICT1

Tuesday 3.00-4.00pm

Contact Peter Harvey

Cross Country

Wednesday - All Years - Mr Brocken

Contact Liam Brocken

Fitness Club

Fitness Club

Boys - All Years - Wednesday - Mr Hall

Girls - All Years - Friday - Miss Way

Contact Kieron Hall

Football

Football

Monday - Year 7 Fixtures - Miss Suffling 

Monday - Year 7&8 Girls - Mrs Ramshaw

Tuesday - Year 9 Boys - Mr Hall

Wednesday - Year 11 Boys - Mr Staples 

Wednesday - Year 7&8 Girls Fixtures - Miss Wright-Davis

Thursday - Year 10 Boys - Mr Hall

Friday - Year 8 Boys - Mr Staples

Friday - Year 7 - Miss Suffling 




Contact Rick Staples

Homework Club

All Year

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

In ICT4

2.45-3.45pm

Contact

Minecraft Club / (Code Plus Coding Hub)

Minecraft Club

Years 7 - 11

Tuesday

2:40pm - 4pm

Room 26

Southampton University are going to be running a ‘Code Plus Coding Hub’
in this time slot from now until the end of the year.

Southampton University founded a community outreach hub in 2011 after an international development conference in Oxford. At the ‘Code Plus Hub’ USH students will be mentored in Computer Science by university students.   They principally use the resources at code.org to inspire a passion for computer coding.’


Contact Peter Harvey

Netball

Netball

Years 9, 10 & 11 Girls - Monday (Training) - Mrs Fortune & Miss Way

Years 9, 10 & 11 Girls - Tuesday (Fixtures) - Mrs Fortune & Miss Way



Contact Claire Fortune

Orchestra

Orchestra

All Years

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

In MUS1

Wednesday

8am - 8.50am

Contact Mrs Louise Owen

STEM Club

STEM Club

Years 7 and 8 ONLY

Monday

2:40pm - 3:40pm

SC14

Contact Alysha Cole

STEM Club

KS3 Students welcome

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Held in SCI 4

Contact Andrei Stanescu

Strategy Games

Strategy Games 

Come along and experience a range of strategy based games including Dungeons and Dragons!

Competitions and Tournaments will be held throughout the year

Years 7 - 11

Wednesday 

MA 5

2.45pm - 4pm 

Contact Robin Wallace

Table Tennis

Table Tennis

Monday - All Years - Miss Wright-Davis 

Contact Hannah Wright-Davies

USH Chorus

USH Chorus

All Years

Singing group for any student who enjoys singing... working towards Christmas Concert, Remembrance Day and focus upon the chorus for the Aladdin production

Thursday

MUS 1

3pm - 4pm


 

Contact Mrs Louise Owen

“The way the school has dealt with my child's transition in Year 7 has been fantastic - my child is making great progress in their learning thanks to some inspiring teaching.” Year 7 Parent