John Colet School
Our sincere thanks to the parents and staff who give their time to manage these activities for the benefit of our students.
Before School Care 2021
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
Bookings 0451 977 889 or
After School Care 2021
Classes are held weekly by qualified tutors from the Sydney Academy of Chess. Lower 1st Chess will start this term during Wednesday recess.
Timetable and Costs are as follows:
Beginner Chess – Wednesday Recess 10:20 – 10:45 $50 (Lower 1st) Note: Starts in Term 3
Infants Chess – Wednesday Lunch 12:20-12:45 $50 (Upper 1st and Second Class)
Primary Chess – Monday Afternoon 3:05-4:00 $90 (3rd Class – 6th Class)
Senior Chess – Monday Afternoon 3:05-4:00 $90 (by invitation only)
French Club 2021
Garden Club 2021
Garden Club is currently dormant and is waiting to sprout again in 2021.
Our co-ordinator Felicity has moved away from Sydney and we wish her well. We are currently exploring Garden Club options.
German club 2020
Individual Music Lessons 2021
Private instrumental and vocal lessons are held in the Music Centre during school hours by our highly qualified and experienced music teachers.
Fees: $44 per half hour.
Instruments: Clarinet, Flute, Guitar, Piano, Violin, Viola.
(Please note that private music lessons during school hours are not permitted for Lower 1st students).
Instrumental lessons are a direct arrangement between Instrumental Teacher and Parent. To enquire, please email reception via firstname.lastname@example.org and they will forward your enquiry to the appropriate music teacher.
JCS String Tuition 2021
Violin and viola lessons are held on Fridays with Rosy Johnston, commencing Friday 5th February.
The Beginner Violin Program will be held in Term 2, allowing students to try an instrument in a fun group setting at an affordable introductory rate, open to students from Upper 1st to 4th Class.
Please contact Rosy via email on email@example.com
JCS Chamber Ensemble 2021
Our instrumental music ensemble will be held on Fridays at 3.05 – 4pm, with the first rehearsal on: Friday 5th February, at 3.05pm-4pm.
The group is open to all instruments; strings, winds, brass, percussion, and keys, with a level of playing above 1st Grade AMEB or equivalent. Please register with Mrs Rosy Johnston via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Latin classes 2021
2nd Class at 8.05am – 8.45am. on Wednesday (Library) starting 3 February
3rd Class at 8.05am -8.45am on Tuesday (Library) starting 2 February
4th Class Latin – Wed Afternoon 2:20pm – 3:05pm in Library (lessons start after Swimming Carnival day)
5th Class Latin 1.50pm – 2.30 Tuesday
Contact: If you are interested in Latin for your child, please talk to your class teacher in the first instance.
Mandarin Classes 2021
Wednesday – Library (Level 1)3:15pm – 4:45pm
Thursday – Library (Level 2)3:15pm – 4:45pm
Thursday – Sanskrit Classroom (Level 3)
3:15pm – 4:45pm
Phone: 0430 222 116
Facebook: Headstart Mandarin
Level 1 class: Wednesdays 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (for non-Chinese Background beginners)
Level 2 class: Wednesdays 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm (for Chinese background students)
Term 1 First week starts on Wednesday 3rd Feb. ends on Wednesday 31st March 2021 (9 weeks)
Term 2 First week starts on Wednesday 21st Apr. ends on Wednesday 16th June 2021 (9 weeks)
Phone: 0425 203 353
Sailing Club 2021
Shakespeare Club 2021
We are not able to confirm yet if we will be able to hold Shakespeare Club this year given current Covid restrictions.
The aim of the club is to perform at various events including the Northern Beaches Eisteddfod as well as any other opportunities that are presented to us. Students must be available on a Saturday and/or Sunday for these performances. The information regarding the performances will be provided closer to the event with plenty of notice.
Sewing Club 2021
Tuesday and Wednesday lunchtimes, after lunch service, in the library.
Open to 6th class students
Fee: $50 to cover material costs
Contact: Mrs Donald at email@example.com
Sewing classes will start after Swimming Carnival day, however Mrs Donald will see individual students earlier to get them started on their projects.
Yoga, Stretch and Meditation for kids 2021
Thursday mornings 7.45 – 8.15am
All ages are welcome.
All mats and props will be provided.
Class size is limited to 12 children.
Term 1 costs: $108 per child for a 9 week term
Please contact Heidi on firstname.lastname@example.org