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Extra Curricular

Below is a list of the weekly extra curricular clubs and activities at Hertswood Academy, including sessions before school, during lunch, and after school. Click the day of the week to expand.

Be aware that extra-curricular sports clubs generally change every half term. Return here for updates.

Monday Clubs & Activities

Before School (8:00 - 8:30am)

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

Badminton

Sports Hall, Mr Robert

Lunch

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

After School

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Study zone for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, 032, Mrs Norris

Inclusion Supported Homework Club for All Years

Until 3:30pm, 219, LSA Team

Music Open Access for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Football for Y7-8 Boys

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss Tinsley & Mr Robert

Dance for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss Jamieson & Miss King

Table Tennis for Y7,9

2:45-3:45pm, Table Tennis Tables, Miss Royall

French Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 104, Mrs Vedenayagam

Spanish Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 108, Miss Diaz & Mrs Gomez

DT Homework Support for Y9-11

3:00-4:00pm, 020, Mrs Robertson

Rubix Cube Club for Y7,9,10

3:00-4:00pm, 227, Mr Ade-Browne

Tuesday Clubs & Activities

Before School (8:00 - 8:30am)

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

Badminton

Sports Hall, Miss King

Lunch

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

After School

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Study Zone for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, 032, Mrs Norris

Study Zone for Y10-11

3:00-5:00pm, English OLS, Mr Tenenbaum

Inclusion Supported Homework Club for All Years

Until 3:30pm, 219, LSA Team

Rock School & Studio for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 156, Mr Hobbs

Music Open Access for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Dance for Y7-10

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss Jamieson & Miss King

Dodgeball for Y7-9

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss Royall

Quiz Club for Y7-10

3:00-3:30pm, 231, Mr Hoffman

English for Y10

2:45-3:45pm, 119, Miss Savelyeva

Drama Club for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, Drama OLS, Mr Zarinnarges & Mr Hollett

Rock School for All Years

3:00-4:00pm, 156, Mr Hobbs & Mr White

Modelling Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 020, Mrs Robertson

Duke of Edinburgh Award for Y10

3:00-4:00pm, Miss Milton & Mr Reeves

GCSE Art Independent Learning for Y10-11

3:00-4:00pm, 009, Miss Adamson

Photography Club for Y8

3:00-4:00pm, 013, Miss Thomson

Robotics for All Years

3:00-4:00pm, 204, Mr Askey & Mr Hare

Wednesday Clubs & Activities

Before School (8:00 - 8:30am)

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

Badminton

Sports Hall, Miss Tinsley

Lunch

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

After School

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Study Zone for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, 032, Miss Keogh

Study Zone for Y10-11

3:00-5:00pm, English OLS, Mrs Koxhaj & Mr Tenenbaum

Inclusion Supported Homework Club for All Years

Until 3:30pm, 219, LSA Team

Football for Y7-10 Girls

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss Tinsley & Miss Royall

Football for Y9 Boys

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Mr Tenenbaum

Netball for Y7-8 Girls

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss King

Chess Club for All Years

3:00-3:30pm, 232, Mr Hare

KS3 Textiles for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, 015, Miss Brown

Art Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 019, Miss Merrifield

Biology Club for Y7-10

2:45-3:45pm, 207, Miss Sammi

Food Homework Club for Y9-10

3:00-4:00pm, 024, Miss Witter

3D Design Club for Y9-10

3:00-4:00pm, 022, Mr Salazar

Art Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 019, Miss Merrifield

Interior Design Club for Y9-10

3:00-4:00pm, 022, Mr Salazar

Thursday Clubs & Activities

Before School (8:00 - 8:30am)

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

Badminton

Sports Hall, Miss Royall

Lunch

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

After School

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Study Zone for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, 032, Mrs Norris

Study Zone for Y10-11

3:00-5:00pm, English OLS, Mrs Koxhaj & Mr Tenenbaum

Inclusion Supported Homework Club for All Years

Until 3:30pm, 219, LSA Team

Hertswood Voices for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Music Open Access for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Table Tennis for Y8,10

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Miss King

Rugby for Y7-10

2:45-3:45pm, Tabbards, Mr Robert

Football for Y10 Boys

2:45-3:45pm, PE Dept, Mr Oladokun

Journalism Club for Y7,10,11

3:00-4:00pm, 114, Miss Khan & Miss Gaby

Book Club for Y7-9

3:00-4:00pm, Library, Miss Ogle

Hertswood Bake-Off Club for Y7-8

3:00-4:00pm, 024, Miss Witter

Friday Clubs & Activities

Before School (8:00 - 8:30am)

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

Badminton

Sports Hall, Mr Blackwell

Lunch

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Basketball

Basketball Courts

Football

Astroturf

Table Tennis

Table Tennis Tables

After School

Culinera Restaurant Service

Canteen, Culinera

Study Zone for Y7-9

3:00-3:30pm, 032, Miss Khan

If students would like to stay later than this time on Friday, they should contact their Head of Learning

Study Zone for Y10-11

3:00-3:30pm, English OLS, Mrs Koxhaj

If students would like to stay later than this time on Friday, they should contact their Head of Learning

Inclusion Supported Homework Club for All Years

Until 3:30pm, 219, LSA Team

Hertswood Voices for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Music Open Access for All Years

2:45-3:45pm, 161, Mr Hobbs

Latest Tweets

🍿🎞 Thanks to 's PTA, as well as and Elstree for their work on our 'Popcorn & Pyjama Party', our new PTA's first fundraising event. Around 100 Year 7 & 8 students took to the red carpet and enjoyed a screening of Home Alone. https://t.co/NCQAgP8t82
@ HertswoodUK - Feb 01, 2023
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For Holocaust Remembrance Day 2023, students across the school have been encouraged to contemplate and discuss the victims of the Holocaust. 🕯 Students have completed paper candles with their thoughts, which now fill doors and windows around . https://t.co/FY9cXcCszy
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 27, 2023
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During this week's Biology Club at , the students dissected lambs' hearts, and tried to identify the four chambers of the heart: the right and left ventricles and atriums. https://t.co/GU7XG2VsF2
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 27, 2023
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♟ Great to see so many students from across the year groups participating in 's new Chess club. https://t.co/mTESHkzmbP
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 27, 2023
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is pleased to be recognised by for our commitment to music education. 🎵🏆 Well done to Mr Hobbs and our Performance Studies team! https://t.co/074siqwNxW
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 27, 2023
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"I have been going to 's Biology Club since it started and I really enjoy it. My favourite activities have been looking into microscopes and dying flowers. One of the things that makes it so fun is the Sixth Form as they are really helpful and kind." -Sienna, Year 7 https://t.co/thDRqyfy0A
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 25, 2023
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's Club is now underway in 2023. Twenty-two students from across the year groups are competing in group stages to earn themselves points, before they move on to a seeded tournament later this term. https://t.co/UlQFevi2VO
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 12, 2023
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As we wish everyone a Happy New Year and look forward to a productive and rewarding 2023, certain to be full of opportunity and promise, we also look back on the accomplishments of the community during last term... https://t.co/2QnpMGwTXO https://t.co/HRD8HdwXOk
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 04, 2023
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is proud once again to have participated in the in November, to support the Royal British Legion charity for the armed forces community. 🫂 Thank you to everyone who donated. https://t.co/WCxtmKZmSn
@ HertswoodUK - Jan 04, 2023
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🎨 Last week the art faculty rounded out the 2022 art examinations with some spectacular work from our Year 13 A Level Art students. The talented group had been preparing for this exam since September, under the theme of 'Surfaces'. https://t.co/MwABDpOFxa
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 14, 2022
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🏆🏅 Congratulations to the 200+ students who received awards over the last two weeks. This has included success in subjects, digital leadership, club leadership and earning House Points. https://t.co/xkjGS0c7gJ
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 14, 2022
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🎄🎨🎭🕺🎼🎸🎙 Enjoy a few behind-the-scenes pictures from today's final rehearsal for the singers and band, performing tonight at 's Christmas Arts Showcase, from 7-9pm! https://t.co/Y6j6mySR6y
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 08, 2022
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Great job by 's Student Librarians upcycling a damaged copy of 'Horrid Henry' into bunting for our library Christmas tree! 📖🎄 https://t.co/jlSTe9wZ0M
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 07, 2022
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Enjoy a sample of the photography, DT and sculpture work which will be on display at 's Christmas Arts Event -- Thursday 8th December, 7-9pm -- featuring an art exhibition, live performances, and refreshments. 🎨🎭📸🕺👍 https://t.co/rIxJq15p4J
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 02, 2022
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Here's a sneak peak of some of the artwork from 's Christmas Arts Event -- Thursday 8th December, 7-9pm -- featuring an art exhibition, live performances, and refreshments. 🎨🎭📸🕺👍 https://t.co/GbMbgxb0Io
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 02, 2022
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More exciting experimentation from 's Sixth Form led Biology Club this week, as the still-expanding group of Year 7 & 8 students made attempts at making a plastic from potato starch. 🥔➡️💳 https://t.co/qpqUpjTfFR
@ HertswoodUK - Dec 02, 2022
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Great to see 's new Biology Club up and running, with Sixth Form students designing experiments and guiding the younger students. They started last week with the 'Magic Flowers' experiment, focusing on capillary action in plants. https://t.co/Pl7M0Fa9Gh
@ HertswoodUK - Nov 28, 2022
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Well done to Mr Roberts' group for showing the most enthusiasm for Odd Socks Day at . They were rewarded with House Points and chocolates! https://t.co/lmnGRa84tm
@ HertswoodUK - Nov 22, 2022
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Great work by Ella (Year 8), winning 's 'Autumn' photo challenge. 🍂📷 https://t.co/cW7NyBUsCt
@ HertswoodUK - Nov 22, 2022
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Congratulations to Year 7 Music class 7N/Mu1, who on Friday won 's annual 'Cupcake Challenge' set by Head of Performance Studies, Mr Hobbs, to memorise the 'Elements of Music', such as dynamics, harmony and rhythm. 🧁🎵 https://t.co/m5Dmfw3Y9Q
@ HertswoodUK - Nov 21, 2022
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