St Herbert's RC Primary School


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Mrs Dilkes

Learning Centre Coordinator

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Mrs Dixon

Assistant Learning Centre Coordinator


At the learning Centre we receive love and we give love.

We receive happiness and we give happiness.

We receive kindness and we give kindness.

We make friends and find new friendships and we are a friend.

We can trust others and be trusted by others.

We can grow in love, knowledge, confidence, peace and harmony.



The Learning Centre

At the Learning Centre we strive to provide a fun safe and secure environment where the children can come and play before and after school and during the holidays. We have a variety of toys and equipment for the children to choose from and lots of activities including craft. We spend time in the hall playing lots of team games. We also use the outdoor play equipment (weather permitting) and use a wide variety of outside toys.

During their time with us the children make many new friends with children from different year groups throughout the school. We are open to children from nursery age through to year six.

Breakfast Club - During this time we provide a variety of choice for the children for their breakfast. This includes cereals, toast, fruit, apple and orange juice, water and milk.  The children are free to choose what they would like to play with during the morning session.

After school club - We provide the children with a snack each day which varies however with this we always provide a selection of fruit, vegetable and salad items.

Hours and cost

Breakfast club – runs from 7.45a.m.

After School Club – runs up to 5.30p.m.

Breakfast club is £4 per session, and £7.60 for 2 children

After School Club is £7.00 per session and £13.30 for 2 children

Sessions can only be booked as follows:

5 x AM Sessions, 5 x PM Sessions & all 10 x Sessions.

Due to high demand, names are placed on a waiting list.

Holiday Club

Most holidays we run a holiday club for children from St Herbert’s and many other schools/ areas. Children come along and enjoy using our play facilities and equipment, whilst making new friends and developing their social skills.

During their time here we have many themes, activities and fun challenges, fancy dress parties are also a big favourite. Activities also provide baking, painting, mod roc and other craft ideas. We aim to encourage the children to take the lead on their holiday club bringing their ideas and suggestions as to what they would like.

Children from nursery age to year 6 are welcome.

Hours and cost

Full time session - £18 per session between the hours of 8 – 5p.m - £34 for 2 children                         

Children coming all day bring their own packed lunch, all sessions include either breakfast or snack tea.

Parent & Toddler Group

Wednesday afternoons term time only, 1:30pm to 2:45pm. £2 per family, includes a drink and a snack.