As part of our commitment to helping Portway families balance work and caring responsibilities, we are delighted to be able to offer parents high quality, on-site, wrap around childcare provision, as outlined below.
We also offer a range of specifc after-school extra-curricular enrichment clubs, all of which are run by Portway staff, from 3:15 - 4:15, at school - and are free of charge. Further details are below; the current term's offering is available as a document to download on this page.
In order to further support our families, our breakfast club provision has been re-launched as Rush Hour. Rush Hour is open to ALL Portway families, who are requested to book via the ParentMail booking system,
Children can join Rush Hour at one of 2 times every morning:
Please speak to the School Office staff for further information. We look forward to welcoming your child/children to Rush Hour!
We are very conscious that the school day is considerably shorter than the standard working day, and that this presents a number of challenges for parents with primary school children. In order to support families, we are pleased to be able to offer high quality, affordable childcare at school, every day.
Children attending Zones 3-6 will benefit from:
Parents can be confident that attendance at Zones 3-6 will support their child's helath and fitness, as well as the development of life-long healthy habits.
Please contact the School Office for furher information. We look forward to welcoming your child/children to Zones 3-6!
Each term, we put together a timetable of extra-curricular clubs that children can participate in after school. Unless otherwise specified, all clubs are run by Portway staff, who have a particular enthusiasm for the subject/activity on offer. The timetable changes on a termly basis, and parents are notified by ParentMail; a copy of the current programme is also available as a document to download on this page.
There is currently no charge for attendance at any of the clubs, which run between 3:15 and 4:15pm every day of the week. However, as per our Charging and Remissions Policy, we may levy a small charge to cover resources. Parents will be informed in advance should there be any charges associated with specific clubs.
Please enquire at the School Office for further details and booking arrangements. To ensure that we are able to continue to offer these extremely worthwhile opportunities to all our children, we ask that parents support this provision by:
We look forward to welcoming our children to these after-school enrichment activities!
This page was last updated in May 2019.