Who can attend?

Our Summer Activities are open to children from all schools.
The course has been designed to cater for pupils in 2015/16 school years 3-9.

Where do the activities take place?

All activities are based at King Henry VIII School, Laser Quest or the Sky Dome complex. Transport between sites will be by minibus.

How many days can my child attend?

Children can be signed up for anything from a single day, to the full eight weeks. Children are welcome to attend as many weeks as they wish.

Who will be looking after my child?

All lead staff will be qualified teachers who have considerable experience in a wide range of subjects, or staff with activity specific qualifications. Assisting them will be current members of our sixth form and recent leavers. Qualified first aiders and lifeguards will be on duty throughout.

How much does it cost?

Prices for 15/16 are yet to be confirmed, here are representative prices from last year: £94.50 per week or £22.95 per day which includes full supervision and instruction, break time drinks and biscuits, Friday Barbecue and use of all facilities (except ice skating, Laser Quest & cinema).

Is wrap around care available?

Activities begin at 9.30am each morning, however Staff will be available to supervise your child from 8am at no extra cost.
An aftercare service will be available 4.30-5.30pm at an additional charge, price to be determined soon. Again, here are representative prices from last year: £17.90 per week or £4.35 per day. Please include this in your booking. A range of unstructured activities will be on offer during these sessions. Please note that additional charges will be applied for late collection.

What will my child be doing?

We offer a wide range of sporting activities each day, making full use of the extensive facilities at King Henry VIII School. We also aim to offer a variety of non-sporting activities of a creative nature. Further details of the programme will be published closer to the time. Please note at the time of print no activities are confirmed and are subject to numbers attending.

Are discounts available to families with more than one child attending?

We will be offering early booking discounts and sibling discounts. Discount prices will be confirmed April 16.

How do I sign up?

Keep your eyes peeled for updates on the King Henry VIII School Sport Centre website!

How can I pay?

All bookings must be paid for in advance. Payment can be made by:

  • Cheque – Payable to Coventry School Foundation
  • Childcare Voucher – Contact us for provider reference numbers
  • Credit/Debit Card – Please complete a ‘Card Payment Form’. Please note a 2% administration fee applies to all Credit Card payments.

What will my child need to bring?

We recommend your child brings the following each day:

Packed Lunch            Drinks bottle
Sports footwear         Sun cream / sun hat
Swimming kit            Gloves, trousers & jumper for ice skating
Pocket money for tuck shop is optional

Mobile phones, music players and portable gaming devices are brought at the owner’s risk and must not be used during organized activities.

What is the procedure for dropping off and collecting my child?

Parents must sign their child in and out at the Sports Centre Reception in the Swimming Pool building. If a child is to be collected by anyone other than parent/guardian please inform the staff on duty when signing in. Parking is available in the main playground off Spencer Road. Click here to see a site plan.

How can I contact you?

All correspondence should be addressed to:
Summer Activities Sports Centre
King Henry VIII School
Warwick Road

Direct Number: (024) 7627 1360

E-mail: activities@khviii.net

For emergency contact 8am – 5:30pm please call 07715 631 683. Please note this number should only be used in exceptional circumstances.