Meerkats

Times:   The club operates during term-times from Monday to Friday, 3.15-6pm. Children MUST be picked-up by 6pm.

Fees to use the club have been set to be reasonable for parent/carers but to cover costs. They will be regularly reviewed to ensure the ongoing viability of the club.

Due to health & safety reasons it is essential booking are made in advance by email to mshaddick@headleypark.bristol.sch.uk. See above for printable form.

Booking forms must be sent to M Shaddick by Friday for the week ahead. If your children are not booked in on the Friday they will be unable to attend the following week. Once the booking form is submitted you will be charged for the sessions. Please note if you are booking for the whole term and wish to cancel a session it must be cancelled by the Friday before.

Costs     

  • Full session £8.00 Half Session £5.00 to be collected by 4.30pm. A late collection charge of £1 per minute.
  • Registration payment £15.00
*We accept childcare vouchers. Please speak to us if your child is entitled to pupil premium

Aims

MeerKats After School Club has been running at Headley Park for many years it exists to provide Headley Park parent/carers with a safe, reliable and fun after school childcare option. Your children will find that our after school clubs have a very relaxed and welcoming feel.

Headley Park after school club is a non-profit club, it is run to help parents and carers with planned child care. Fees are used for staff, food and resources.

We are based in the hall and the classroom off the hall known as the burrow and have access to the playground, field, library and cooking area.

What we offer

We offer a wide range of activities including; cookery, craft, board games, reading, imaginary play, construction, sport, ipads and much more. During their time at the club the children choose what activities suit them best and staff are suitably qualified and trained to do the best for the children that attend.

A piece of fruit and drink are offered on arrival at the club and a hot snack is prepared at 4.15. This is a snack and is not intended to substitute a main evening meal. In order to develop independence the children are encouraged to prepare their own snack and clear away after themselves. We use fresh ingredients and follow statutory guidelines. Individual dietary

We fully appreciate that children may be tired at the end of a long school day and may simply just want to ‘chill out’ during their time with us. Children are encouraged to choose the activities they wish to take part in and the emphasis is very much on supervised free play, giving children a chance to catch up with old friends or make new ones.

Staffing

Our after school club is led by Michelle Shaddick and assisted by Laura Foley a Level 3 practitioner. All our staff are experienced, and comply with the EYFS requirements for register childcare. Staff are expected to undertake ongoing professional development training.

Contact

Please look at the attached Parents Handbook and Booking Forms. Information is also available from the School office or by speaking to the Meerkats supervisor after 3pm.

Between 3:00-6pm Meerkats can be contacted on their phone 07928401022. This is an emergency number only.

How to register:

All new families must complete a registration form and pay a £15 registration fee before booking sessions.
The registration form can be downloaded (please find below) or emailed on request. Both the registration and booking forms are also available on Reception.

Parents Handbook

The Handbook is currently being updated

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Our Primary School

Our children are fantastic, our staff are brilliant and we have a strong and active community of parents, friends and colleagues who all pull together to give our children the best possible education and experience of school. It is also great to be part of the Cathedral Schools Trust and to work with their South Bristol schools to the benefit of all our pupils.

 

All queries relating to the school and curriculum content should be directed to Miriam Fredrickson (Headteacher) office@headleypark.bristol.sch.uk.

 

SENDCO, Mark Inskip minskip@headleypark.bristol.sch.uk. Please see local offer under policies.

 

Headley Park falls within the Bristol City Council Local Authority Area https://www.bristol.gov.uk/.

 

The school complaints policy is shown in the policies tab of this website.

Partners



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Monday, January 21st, 2019 at 3:45am
Sam - this fills us with nothing but joy!

You’re a credit to yourself and everyone around you and will always be #TeamHP in everything you do.
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Friday, January 18th, 2019 at 6:26am
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Friday, January 18th, 2019 at 5:09am
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Hugely proud of the efforts of every single one of our 2️⃣3️⃣ #TeamHP kids. 👏

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Thursday, January 17th, 2019 at 4:29pm
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Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 3:41am
2️⃣4️⃣ girls at football training tonight! ⚽️⚽️

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Monday, January 14th, 2019 at 1:39am
Our Year 5/6 Boys’ Football Team had a brilliant day at @ashtongatestad yesterday.

After winning the recent @EFL Kids’ Cup Tournament, Headley Park now go on to represent @BristolCity in the Regional Finals later this year.

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