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Early Birds & Night Owls

Please note the below rates and conditions will apply from September 2016.

Booking Form Autumn Term 2017 word version

Booking Form Autumn Term 2017 pdf version

 Early Birds Breakfast Club 8.00 – 8.55 am

As part of our Extended Services we run a Breakfast Club for Highgate Primary School children from Reception to Year 6.

The breakfast club operates Monday-Friday 8.00 – 8.55 am, providing a healthy breakfast in a calm and friendly environment.

How do I book?

For advance bookings, please complete the Bookings Form which is available through the website, or the School Office and e-mail it to nightowls@highgate-pri.haringey.sch.uk.

For one-off, occasional or last minute bookings please, call on the main number 020 8340 7023 and email the Booking Form.

We do appreciate emergencies happen, so when necessary, you can just drop your child off in the Dining Centre.

How much does it cost?

Daily rate £3.00
Weekly rate £13.75
Sibling daily rate £2.75
Sibling weekly rate £12.50

 

How do I pay?

All payments must be made online on the school website.

As with all clubs, we operate a ‘pay before you play’ policy.

For regular bookings, you must pay half a term in advance.

For occasional, irregular or one-off bookings, payments must still be made in advance.

Who runs Early Birds?

Early Birds Leader – Penny Sampson

Early Birds Assistant – Gerry Malone

What if my child is ill?

If your child is off school due to illness you will not be charged for your Early Bird booking.

What if my child does not attend a booked session?

If your child does not attend for any other reason apart from illness and you do not notify the School Office before the day during office hours, you will be charged for the session and no refund will be given.

Where do I drop off my child?

8.00 – 8.15 am – please take your child directly to the Dining Centre, unless a member of staff is on the gate.

After 8.15 am – please take your child into School Reception.

What kind of breakfast will the children be offered?

A healthy breakfast prepared by our own kitchen team will be served daily. The older children will assist the younger ones with a new self-service breakfast bar.

The following is a sample menu for September 2016, which will be served alongside toast with honey, butter or jam and milk or juice.

Monday Cereal (Low sugar & high fibre)
Tuesday Porridge with fruit or honey
Wednesday Yoghurt and fresh fruit
Thursday Porridge with fruit or honey
Friday Eggs (scrambled, boiled or poached)

This is subject to change.

 

What do the children do at Early Birds?

After breakfast, numerous board games are provided and the playground is also available to the children.

If you would like any more information regarding Early Birds, please speak to the School Office.

 

Night Owls After-School Club 3.30- 6.00 pm

 

As part of our Extended Services, we run an after-school club in the Family Centre called Night Owls, for all Highgate Primary School children from Reception to Year 6.  Please read the information below.

How do I book?

For advance bookings, please complete the Bookings Form which is available through the website, or the School Office and e-mail it to nightowls@highgate-pri.haringey.sch.uk.

For one-off, occasional or last minute bookings please, call on the main number 020 8340 7023 and email the Booking Form.

How much does it cost?

Advance rates
Daily advance rate (booked & paid one week or more in advance): £12.00
Sibling rate (booked & paid one week or more in advance) £10.00
Concessions * (children eligible for Free School Meals). £8.00
Clubs top-up (from 4.45pm after a club) £8.00
Last-minute rates
Daily rate (less than a week in advance) £13.00
Next day rate (before 3pm the day before) £15.00
Emergency rate (booked on the day) £16.00
Late collection fee
Late up to 30 minutes £ 15.00

*      N.B. Concessions apply only when you book the whole session and booking and payments are made a week or more in advance. There is no concession for any other type of booking.

How do I pay?

All payments must be made online on the school website.

As with all clubs, we operate a ‘pay before you play’ policy.

For regular bookings, you must pay half a term in advance.

For occasional, irregular or one-off bookings, payments must still be made in advance.

Who runs Night Owls?

Night Owls is run by the following experienced and energetic team:

Night Owls Leader – Ellie Svennevig

Assistant Leader – Rose George

Assistant – Dipo Adeluwoye

Assistant– Randa Khalil

Assistant – Lisa Lacrette

Assistant – Titilola Kareem

What happens if I am late?

If you are likely to be late, please phone Ellie on the Night Owls mobile number 07729 513640 with as much notice as possible. As you will understand, a late charge will be applied which must be paid online. See above for charges.

What if my child is ill?

If your child is off school due to illness, you will not be charged for your Night Owls booking.

What if my child does not attend a booked session?

If your child does not attend for any other reason apart from illness and you do not notify the School Office before the day during office hours, you will still be charged the full fee and no refund will be given.

Where do I pick up my child?

You collect your child from the Family Centre via the entrance on Gaskell Road, which has an entry-phone system.

What activities will the children enjoy and are they given food?

The activities and snacks offered are changed every week.  This is a sample of a week.

Day Activities Light Meal

 

Monday Big painting with marbles

Big bubbles,

Games in the gym

Filled bread rolls, cucumber, tomatoes and orange
Tuesday Experiments with vinegar, baking soda and paint.

Dodgeball

Computer time in the IT room

Filled pitta bread, carrots, watermelon, cucumber
Wednesday Outside den building

Crafts with drinking straws

Rope climbing in the gym

Crackers with topping such as cheese or humus, tomatoes, orange and apple
Thursday Face painting

Clothes peg crafts

Picnic in the playground

Filled wraps, cucumber, carrots, plums
Friday Edible popcorn jewellery

Games in the playground

Games in the gym

Crumpets, apples, pears, tomatoes

Homemade yoghurt

Every day we also have a variety of arts & crafts and games such as table football and snooker that the children have access to.

If you would like any further information about Night Owls, please speak to the School Office.