Clubs at John Colet School
Here is the updated information about extracurricular clubs and activities at John Colet School for Term 1 2019. Our sincere thanks to the parents and staff who give their time to manage these activities for the benefit of our students. Updates on our club activities get posted on our blog site each week. You can read the clubs blog here
Before School Care
In association with Evolve Tennis Academy, at Wyatt Park Tennis Centre
“Red, Orange & Green Hotshots”
- Drop off 6.45am, program starts at 7am
- 60-minute class
- Cereal & fruit breakfast provided
- JCS students are delivered to John Colet School in time for school
- $210/10 week term
After School Care
After School Care is provided at JCS by Camp Australia and runs from 3.10pm to 6pm. To enrol please visit www.campaustralia.com.au
One of our art teachers runs extra-curricular art lessons after school, in her own studio. For enquiries and session times, please contact the art department.
Monday 3:05-4pm – Primary Chess - $90 per term
Monday 3:05 – 4pm – Senior Chess (by invitation only) - $100 per term
Wednesday 12:20 – 12:45pm – Infants Chess (1st and 2nd Class only) - $50 per term
Lower First Chess begins in Term 3
JC Instrumental Ensemble 2019
Conductor: Ms Maryana Sywak
Rehearsals: Friday mornings 7.30-8.25am in the Music Centre. These start on Friday 15th February (week 3)
This ensemble is open to all wind, string and percussion players. A minimum level of AMEB 1st Grade (or equivalent 2 years experience) is recommended to join the group. The ensemble performs a variety of classical and contemporary repertoire in a fun social setting. Performances are given once or twice each term at school events and concerts.
Monday lunchtimes, open to Upper First students and older
Fee: $167.50 per term
All equipment provided. Students to wear sports shoes.
French Club 2019
Tuesday Mornings 7.15am - 8.05am at John Colet School
Program designed for children 5 - 7 years old.
Fridays 3.10pm – 4.15pm
Fee: $10 per child per session billed at beginning of each term as confirmation of enrolment
Venue: JCS garden area
German club 2019
Our German language club is on Wednesdays 3.10pm - 3.55pm in the Library.
Individual Music Lessons 2019
Private Instrumental and Vocal lessons are held in the Music Centre during school hours by highly qualified and experienced musicians.
Fees: $43 per half hour.
Instruments: Clarinet, Flute, Guitar, Piano, Voice, Violin, Viola, Cello
(Please note that private music lessons during school hours are not permitted for Lower 1st students).
Latin classes 2019
2nd Class at 8.05 a.m. on Wednesdays (Library)
3rd Class at 8.05 a.m. on Tuesdays (Library)
4th & 5th Class Latin – Wed Afternoon 2:30-3:05pm in 4B classroom
6th Class Latin – Friday morning 8:10-8:45 in library
Contact: If you are interested in Latin for your child, please talk to your class teacher in the first instance.
Mandarin Classes 2019
Term 1 starts Wed 6 Feb, ends Wednesday 3 April (9 weeks)
Term 2 starts Wed 1 May, ends Wednesday 26 June (9 weeks)
Level 1 Class: Wednesday 3:00 pm– 5:00 pm (for beginners and learners for less than 1 year)
Level 2 Class: Wednesday 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (for Chinese background students and two years' plus Mandarin learners)
Classroom Location for Level 2 Mandarin Classes:
Term 1 Chisolm 4, Term 2 Chisolm 3, Term 3 Colet 1, Term 4 Shakespeare 3
Fees: Total of $500 for terms 1 and 2
Lotus Mandarin provides all learning materials for students.
Siblings and children of John Colet School permanent staff receive 30% discount.
Contact Mrs. Jing Gandy
Lotus Chinese Community Language School
Sailing Club 2019
Every Saturday morning during Terms 1 and 4, 8.30am - 11am
Open to Years 3,4,5,6
Fee: $140 per term
Venue: Balmoral Beach
Wednesday lunchtimes, after lunch service, in the library.
Open to 6th class students
Fee: $40 to cover material costs
Contact: Mrs Donald
Yoga, Stretch and Meditation for kids 2019
Friday morning 7.45 – 8.15am
All ages are welcome.
All mats and props will be provided.
Class size is limited to 12 children.
Term 1 will run from 8 Feb – 5 April
Cost: $90 per child