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Wrap-around Care

At Ashfold we recognise that parents lead busy lives and need flexibility both at the beginning and end of the school day.

Our Breakfast Club and After-school Club offer wrap-around care from 7.30am to 6.00pm for children in Pre-Prep 1 upwards (subject to exclusions).  Please note that WAC is only available until 5pm for PP1 and PP2.


Breakfast Club 

Our Breakfast Club for children in Pre-Prep 1 – Form 6 (Nursery – Year 8) runs from 7.30am, Monday – Friday. It includes a healthy breakfast of cereal, toast, fruit, yoghurt and drinks including juice and milk.

After breakfast, children in Forms 1 – 6 go to their Form Rooms at 8.00am to get ready for the school day. Children in the Pre-Prep Department are accompanied to the Pre-Prep playground at 8.15am.

Breakfast Club can be booked in advance or subject to availability, on an ad hoc basis. 

Breakfast Club is charged at £6.30 per session. 


After-school Club

Our After-school Club runs from the end of the school day until 6.00pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.  It includes snacks and drinks, and a nourishing sandwich tea, at 5.20pm, for those children staying until 6.00pm.  On Fridays it runs until 5.20pm.

On Wednesdays, After-school Club runs until 5.00pm for Pre-Prep children only and in a further change we are introducing After-school Club for children in Forms 1 - 6, which is supervised by the boarding staff.  

After-school Club is not an extension of school or our extra-curricular programme but an opportunity for children to relax and play with their friends. Activities may take place indoors or outdoors, depending on the weather.

After-school Club can be booked in advance or subject to availability, on an ad hoc basis. 

The new After-school Care session times and charges are as below:

Session Rate
Session 1: 3.15 - 4.30pm only PP (including a drink and snack) £7.50
Session 2: 4.30 - 5.00pm for PP & Forms 1 - 2 (including a drink and snack) £4.50
Session 1 & 2: 3.30 - 5pm for Forms 3 - 6 (including a drink and snack) £5.00
Session 3: 5.00 - 6.00pm for PP3 - Form 2   £8.40
Session 3: 5.00 - 5.20pm for Forms 1 - 2 £0

Children up to Pre-Prep 2 must be picked up at 5.00pm due to statutory regulations.

All bookings should be made for Breakfast Club and After-school Club on a Booking Form through Reception.  There is a discount of 10% on all bookings made a term in advance.

 Exclusions

  • Wrap-around care is not available for rising 3 year olds.
  • Breakfast Club is provided every day of the term excluding half term holidays and bank holidays.
  • After-school Club is provided every day of the term excluding half term holidays, bank holidays, Wednesdays between 5.00 - 6.00pm (Session 3) and exclusion dates which are advertised to parents.

Childcare Vouchers

We accept childcare vouchers from most companies. If you would like more information, please contact our Finance Manager, Julie Hewitt.