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Clubs at John Colet School

Here is the updated information about extracurricular clubs and activities at John Colet School for Term 2 2018.  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

Art
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.

Chess 2018 
Monday 3:05-4pm – Primary Chess - $85 per term
Monday 3:05 – 4pm – Senior Chess (by invitation only) - $95 per term
Wednesday 12:25 – 12:50pm – Infants Chess (1st and 2nd Class only) - $45 per term
Lower First Chess will commence in Term 3.
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JC Instrumental Ensemble 2018
Conductor Ms Rosy Davidson
Rehearsals: Friday mornings 7.30 - 8.25am in the Music Centre
This ensemble is open to all wind, string and percussion players. A level of AMEB 1st Grade (or equivalent) is recommended to join the group. The group learns and performs a variety of classical and contemporary repertoire in a fun social setting. Performances are held once or twice each term at school events and concerts.
To apply, please send an email with your child’s details to:
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Beginner Violin Ensemble 2018
Conductor Ms Rosy Davidson
Rehearsals: Monday mornings 7.45 - 8.25am in the Music Centre
This new program has been created for students in Upper 1st and above who want to try the violin or viola in a fun group setting.
It is an inexpensive way of trialling an instrument that runs for just Term 1 - Term 2.
(A limited number of violins are available for free during the program period, or instruments can be hired from Sydney String Centre).
To join this exciting new program, please email:
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Fencing 2018
Monday lunchtimes, open to Upper First students and older
Fee: $167.50 per term
All equipment provided. Students to wear sports shoes.
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French 2018
Monday Mornings: 7.30am  – 8.15
Venue: Library
All Grade levels are welcome.
Tutor: Mme Galiane Marterer
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Garden Club
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
email Glen at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

German club (new!)

Our German language club starts next week on Wednesdays. First lesson 9th May, 3.10pm - 3.55pm in D7. Cost is $10 per session.
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Individual Music Lessons 2018
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.
Lessons are currently available in these instruments: Clarinet, Flute, Guitar, Piano, Voice, Violin, Viola, Cello
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Latin classes 2018
These classes will begin in Week 2 of Term 1.
2nd Class at 8.05 a.m. on Wednesdays (MacLaren Hall)
3rd Class at 8.05 a.m. on Tuesdays (Library)
4th class: Tuesday lunch 1 – 1:30 in 4T
5th and 6th Class: Senior Latin – Friday morning 8:10-8:40 in the Library
Contact:  If you are interested in Latin for your child, please talk to your class teacher in the first instance.

Mandarin Classes 2018
Mandarin Classes 2018 term 1 start 5th Feb. (9weeks)
Tuesday class: 3:10pm– 5:00pm (for students who speak Mandarin at home)
Wednesdays class 3:10pm – 5:00pm (for non-Chinese background students)
Classroom Location:
Tuesday class: Shakespeare 3 (upstairs)
Wednesday class: Top House 1
Fees: $250 for the term. Siblings and children of JCS staff receive 30% discount.
Contact Mrs. Jing Gandy
Lotus Chinese Community Language School
M: 0425203353
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Sailing Club 2018
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

Sewing Club 2018
Wednesday lunchtimes, after lunch service. 
Open to 6th class students
Fee:  $30 to cover material costs
Contact:  Mrs Donald

Spanish (new!)
Proposed club for Term 2
When: Friday afternoon 3.15 – 4.15
Need a minimum of 6 children to run the class
Cost $220 per 10 week term or $400 for two terms
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Yoga Club 2018
Friday morning 7.45 – 8.15
MacLaren Hall.
All ages are welcome.
All mats and props will be provided.
Class size is limited to 12 children.
Term 1 will run from 16th March – 13th of April
Cost: $50
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