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Part of castle school education trust

"Castle School Education Trust is committed to high quality education across the primary, secondary and sixth form key stages. Our schools cover the South Gloucestershire area. We encourage independence within each school within a strong framework of values."

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Extra-curricular Activities

The Castle School is proud of its wide range of extra curricular activities. These are planned with enthusiasm and dedication by teachers and in the best interests of the students. Students enjoy the practical application of their academic studies away from the school site on trips to other parts of the UK and beyond. They also benefit considerably from the many clubs and societies offered during lunchtime and after school on the site. Some activities have long standing traditions, whilst others are more recent initiatives like the BBC School News Report. In addition to the extra curricular activities listed below there are numerous in-house enrichment events and visits which enhance student development and understanding.  Some of these occur during school time during our Opportunities Week, click here to view the Opportunities Days booklet.   

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Example of some activities available

Aerobics Humanities fieldwork
Animation club ICT club
Art GCSE Instrumental lessons
Art Galleries Magistrates Court visits
Art club (Saturday mornings) Monitors
Athletics Netball
Battle of the bands Orchestra
Battlefields visit Paired reading
Brass band Rome & Florence visits
Breakfast club (literacy & numeracy) Rounders
Camera club Rugby
Carnegie reading group Rugby tours - South Africa
Carol service Samba band
Christian Union Senior students
Christmas concert School newspaper
Cross-country School play
Clothes show Science Club
Comenius link - Romania & Greece Science visits
Cricket Senior Citizens party
Dance clubs Ski Holiday
Dance competition Steel bands
Debating society State of the Art
Discos Strings
Drama club Swing band
Electronics club Theatre trips
Environment club Three Counties show
Exchanges - France, Germany Twickenham
Field Studies Tour Guides
Football - boys & girls Video club
Gospel choir Wimbledon
Geography fieldwork World Challenge
Homework club Writing club