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Brockhurst and Marlston House School
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Extra curricular and evening activities

Timetable of Taught Preps and Evening Activities (click the link)

 Activity    Summary                    Information
(start dates are shown on the Calendar)
Clay Pigeon Shooting

September 2017

Afternoon sessions in the school grounds led by a professional shooting coach.

Contact s.raeburn-ward@brockmarl.org to sign up

Cost £29.50 per session


September 2017

Cost is £89 per term

Classes are for all ages from age 3 and that pupils from age 5 are prepared and entered for Royal Academy of Dance examinations.

Please email the Head of Ballet to sign up: k.fleming@brockmarl.org


September 2017

Thursdays. Lessons are graded by age and ability and are held on Thursdays between 11.30 a.m. —3.30 p.m.

Notice Period is one term.


Cricket Academy coaching

September 2017

The Brockhurst Cricket academy will be continuing this year, every Monday evening after school.  The academy for Forms 4 and 5 run from 6.15 - 7.15 p.m. after they have had supper.  The Senior Academy for Forms 1, 2 and 3 is at 7.20 - 8.20 p.m.

The Academy will continue outside for as long as the light and weather permits.  Otherwise we will run productive sessions in the Sports Hall.  This is a superb opportunity for students of all ages to build upon not just their cricket skills, but also their ball and sporting skills.

Contact d.holland@brockmarl.org to sign up.

Tennis coaching

Summer 2018

Form 1 - 5 Wednesday evening 6.10 - 8.30pm. Pupils are grouped by ability.

Lessons are coached by Damian Lane our tennis professional.

Cost £7.95 per session

Contact c.abbott@brockmarl.org to sign up

Summer 2018

Notice period is one term.






Summer 2018

Monday 8.30-9:15am Form 7
Tuesday 8.30-9:15am Form 6
£5.00 per session
To sign up please contact c.abbott@brockmarl.org

Summer 2018

No notice period required




Fly Fishing

Summer Term 2017

Fishing on the ponds and river in the Summer.  Watch website for details on casting and fly-tying lessons during the Autumn and Spring Terms.

Horse Riding

September 2017

Rides operate weekly for each group. The day of the week depends on age and experience.

Please see the details link for information

September 2017

Notice period is one term.




September 2017

Judo fees are £83 per pupil per term. 

Judo kit hire is £8 per pupil per term

Form 8 judo fees are £77 per pupil per term including loan of judo kit if required


Judo newsletter by Colin Small (Brockhurst and Marlston pupils)

Judo newsletter by Mr Small (Ridge House pupils)

September 2017

Tuesday Forms 5 and 6 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

Thursday Form 7 from 11:30 - 12.30p.m.

Thursday Forms 1-4  from 1:30 - 2.30p.m.

Thursday Form 8 from 2.30 - 3.00p.m.

Judo is taught by Colin Small please see attached newsletter for details

Notice period is one term.

Golf lessons (off site)

September 2017

Pupils in Form 1 - 7

£10 per lesson per pupil



September 2017

Tuesday and Thursday Evenings 6.15p.m - 7.15pm Return to school by 7.45pm

Please see attached newsletter for details.

Notice period is one term

Contact d.portanier@brockmarl.org

Individual music lessons start from Thursday 8 Sept.
Teacher contact is Director of Music, Mr Cliff Rowley c.rowley@brockmarl.org
Notice Period is one term

September 2017


1.00 - 1.30 p.m. (Forms 5, 6, 7 and 8)

1.30 - 2.00 p.m. (Forms 1, 2, 3 and 4)


£60 per term

September 2017

Notice Period is one term



Model Making

September 2017

Thursday Forms 1 - 4   2.00 - 2.30 p.m.

Build and paint kits choosing what you would like to do.  Create an empire!  

Cost £20 - 30 depending on kits bought.


September 2017

Thursday Forms 1 - 4   2.00 - 2.30 p.m.

No notice required


After School Club and

Form 6 Carousel


Carousel and After School Club runs Monday to Friday 3.45pm - 5.50pm.  The timetable of activities is available from your child's form teacher and on the Parents' Notice Board in the school back courtyard.

After School Club for Ridge House/Form 7 @ £18 per session.

Speech and Drama

September 2017

Group lessons leading to LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) qualifications in Speaking Verse and Prose.
Examinations take place in the Summer Term.
Please contact Heidi Craig on h.craig@brockmarl.org.

March 2018

Notice period is one term


Examination Results



Class Drama Form 1: Monday evenings at no extra cost
Scrabble Club

Summer 2018

Scrabble club will take place on a Tuesday at 1.30pm for Form 1 - 4.

To sign up please contact s.beckers@brockmarl.org

Summer 2018




September 2017

Cost is £11 per session

Fencing takes place on a Tuesday Evening.

Group 1 6.15pm - 7.15pm

Group 2 7.15pm - 8.15pm

To sign up please email s.raeburn-ward@brockmarl.org


Junior Swimming September 2017

These sessions are free of charge and aimed at pupils in Forms 4, 5, 6 and 7 who would like to further develop their swimming.


Friday Extra Swimming Lessons Spring Term 2018

These classes are aimed at those children who for one reason or another have found acquiring the necessary skills for swimming more challenging than others and so might benefit from an extra lesson each week.  Please see the Details link for further information.






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Hermitage, Newbury
Berkshire RG18 9UL

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Tel: 01635 200293

Email: (Mrs Emma Ellis-Davies)

Webmaster: (Nick Park)

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