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Extended Services

    There are a number or organisations that provide extended services in our area. Please check that any provider can meet the needs of your child and yourself as the listings here are for information only and are not complete. 


    After-School Care 
    Skool Kidz pick up children at the school. They run an after-school care run from the church hall at St Mary’s, Bathwick. Please contact Teresa Simmons on 07917 568315 for further information. 

    After School Clubs 
    Make your Mark offer an after school arts club from 3.30pm until 5.00pm, Monday to Friday. They pick up from the school playground and are based opposite the school on Pulteney Street. For more information contact Cathy Olley on 07855 887018 or email cathy@makeyourmarkstudio.co.uk. 


    Swainswick Explorers offer an after school adventure club Monday to Thursday on term-time afternoons. This is hosted at Upper Swainswick House, with access to the bottom of the house and the 2 acre garden, both rich with play opportunities. For more information contact Rachel Leigh-Wood. Email rachel@playingoutdoors.org call 07758 515092. Address- Swainswick Explorers, Upper Swainswick House, Tadwick Lane, Bath, BA1 8BU


    Holiday Play Schemes 
    During school holidays, play schemes for junior school age children are run by a number of providers in the Bath area. The school often receives information about these play schemes and will send this out to parents. 

    Skool Kidz run a holiday scheme normally based at Widcombe Infants School. Contact Teresa Simmons on 07917 568315 for more information. 

    Make your Mark runs a Saturday and holiday art clubs. For more information contact Cathy Olley on 07855 887018 or email cathy@makeyourmarkstudio.co.uk 


    Monkton Combe School runs play schemes for 5-8 year-olds (Monkton Minis) and 8-14 year-olds (Monkton Muckers). For a brochure please ring 01225 721116 or e-mail holidaycamp@monkton.org.uk.

    Further information can be found on the school website: www.monktoncombeschool.com. 
    Bath Sports and Leisure Centre, at North Parade in Bath run a variety of sports and swimming activities during half-terms and holidays. Contact them on 01225 486905 or check out the website: www.aquaterra.org.