Welcome to the Senior Enrichment Programme


I hope that you have had a chance to find an interesting and enjoyable activity for each evening.


The online booking system is now open, please click here to make your selections



Monday

ActivityDescriptionTimeLocationStaffForm
Form 1 - Chess clubChess is often classed as an intellectual activity; however, it is also a great deal of fun trying to outwit your opponent. If you have never played before and would like to learn, or you're already a bit of a chess master, please do come along and join in. EveningS15KW
F1 - F1
Form 1- Drama GamesA chance to enjoy playing some Drama games that we have done in lessons with the opportunity to learn some new ones! EveningSchool groundsNM
F1 - F1
Form 2 - Map ReadingIn the olden days before GPS was invented people used maps to navigate around the countryside and map reading is a particularly useful skill. Using Ordnance Survey maps learn to find your way around the map, recognise all of the symbols so that you can identify different roads, churches and put your new skills to the test as we build up your knowledge from week to week EveningC1SBa
F2 - F2
Form 2 - Sports ClubThe sun is shining, it's a beautiful day. Why not join Mrs Smith for some outdoor sports. Fresh air and fun activities await you. EveningBack FieldMSmith
F2 - F2
Form 3 - Duke of Edinburgh Award ExpeditionThis Enrichment will cover campcraft and map reading skills for the training expedition which will take place in the summer term. The assessed will take place early in September 2021. EveningSchool groundsIC
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Photography ClubA photography club where we will learn more about taking photos and using a camera and try weekly photographic challenges! EveningS27BrJ
F3 - F3
Form 4 - Music Composition & Music TheoryA chance to be inventive using the composition facilities on the Music Room computers. Additionally, we will study the theory of Music as part of this enrichment. This is for those studying music at GCSE or involved with ABRSM music exams. EveningMusic RoomMH
F4 - F4
Form 4 - StudyIf you have a long bus-ride home, then why not make a start on your homework? (This is not compulsory and we would recommend that you only take one or two of these sessions per week) EveningG13PW
F4 - F4
Form 4 - Wargaming and ModellingLearn and play a brand new game - Marvel Crisis Protocol! Take command of your favourite Marvel heroes or most despicable villains, and try to save/destroy the multiverse. Alternatively, you can use the time to do some painting with your own models, or play some of the games we learned last term. EveningG13DCrw
F4 - F4
Form 5 - CricketJoin Mr Dodd in the Cricket nets to practice your technique and get some fresh air! EveningCricket pitchPD
F5 - F5
Form 5 - Radio PlayA great way to use your acting skills (especially in the current climate, as this can be socially distanced) as we create a wonderfully witty and 'whacky' play, with all manner of characterful voices and an array of entertaining additions, including sound effects too! EveningB1ND
F5 - F5
Form 5 - StudyA chance to get some of your homework out of the way. EveningG3JMc
F5 - F5
Form 6 - TennisA chance to play tennis and release some stress! EveningAstroTurfLP
L6 - U6
Form 6 individual activity (Monday)Whilst sixth form students are most welcome to select any enrichment activity available to them, they are not compelled to do so. If nothing appeals, please select this option. EveningLibrary6FT
L6 - U6
Senior Pickup (Monday)Please select this option if you wish to leave at 4pm so that you can take part in an enrichment or homework activity outside of School. EveningHomeSPoG
F1 - U6

Tuesday

ActivityDescriptionTimeLocationStaffForm
Form 1 - Chill zoneRead, draw, chat and chill after a busy day at school (outside if it's sunny!) EveningSchool groundsKW
F1 - F1
Form 1 - Pet Therapy and Animal WelfareThis will be an opportunity to consider the unique benefits of pet animals as therapy, to not only benefit Longridge pupils but the wider community too. It will sometimes involve handling and caring for animals, of both the furry and feathered variety! EveningS15DW
F1 - F1
Form 1 - Tennis ClubSpecialist tennis coaching is available this term. Learn the correct technique for all the tennis shots with Hazel Ward, LTA Coach. Please note that there will be a charge of £6 per session for this activity. EveningAstroTurfHWd
F1 - F1
Form 2 - GermanThis is for those of form 2 who wish to continue to do all three modern languages. If you do this session we will do German in just one enrichment session a week to be able to keep up with and go beyond what the main German class will be doing in their lessons. This will enable you to keep up doing three languages and have a greater choice of languages to do at form 3 options time and in theory, it could be possible to do all three languages for GCSE. Vorsprung durch Technik! EveningC1MC
F2 - F2
Form 2 - North East Book AwardRelax and read the short list of the North East Book Award, and choose the winner! EveningG2AG
F2 - F2
Form 2 - Tennis ClubSpecialist tennis coaching is available this term. Learn the correct technique for all the tennis shots with Hazel Ward, LTA Coach. Please note that there will be a charge of £6 per session for this activity. EveningAstroTurfRWd
F2 - F2
Form 3 - Drama DofEFor those of you wishing to be assessed in Drama for your DofE, use this enrichment time to develop your skills where you will be assessed by Miss Mavin. EveningChapel (3)NM
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Map ReadingIn the olden days before GPS was invented people used maps to navigate around the countryside and map reading is a particularly useful skill. Using Ordnance Survey maps learn to find your way around the map, recognise all of the symbols so that you can identify different roads, churches and put your new skills to the test as we build up your knowledge from week to week EveningG8SBa
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Summer Touch RugbySummer Touch Rugby with Mr Craze, an RFU accredited Rugby Coach. This will include a 5-10 minute warm up and rugby skills, the remainder of the time will be spent playing games of touch rugby. Players should bring their own water and will not require a gumshield. EveningFront FieldPCrz
F3 - F3
Form 4 - Duke of Edinburgh Award ExpeditionThis Enrichment will cover campcraft and map reading skills for the training expedition which will take place in the summer term. The assessed will take place early in September 2021. EveningSchool groundsIC
F4 - F4
Form 4 - Mandarin for beginnersThis is an introductory course for anyone who would like to learn Mandarin. This is aimed at a beginner level for anyone that has an interest in learning the language or Chinese culture. EveningG8JDble
F4 - F4
Form 4 - Rounders & CricketCome along and enjoy the fresh air and a traditional team game. There are many team games to choose from and it will vary each week. EveningBack FieldPW
F4 - F4
Form 5 - Art ClubSome extra time in the Art Room for developing supporting material and further explorations for GCSE Art students, or anyone who wants to experiment with drawing and making for their own pleasure. EveningS27RJ
F5 - F5
Form 5 - Cryptic CrosswordsDaily newspapers and many magazines often contain cryptic crosswords. These are word puzzles that require decoding and lateral thinking, often with a smattering of general knowledge, to solve. Each week we will look at some puzzles and how to approach solving them, identifying particular types of clues and strategies for making progress in completing the grid. EveningG3MH
F5 - F5
Form 5 - Sports ClubExtra Sports training and weight bearing exercises using the school grounds for skills and strength development. EveningWalled GardenJL
F5 - F5
Form 6 - Bird watchingPassionate about puffins? Barmy for buzzards? Gaga about goldfinches? Then come to our birdwatching club! We'll be doing lots of practical things, such as making bird feeders and nest boxes. We'll also get out into the school grounds as often as we can, and see how many different species of birds we can spot. All welcome! EveningS20DCrw
L6 - U6
Form 6 - Film ClubAn introduction to the key elements of film analysis open to any sixth form students with an interest in watching or making films. EveningF17LJ
L6 - U6
Form 6 - MattersTopical discussions, debates, issues of the day...Topics and Issues in the sixth form, study skills, notes, planning time and revision... setting an agenda for the sixth form... a broad church activity driven by sixth form. This is an opportunity for the sixth form to have their say, make a statement, drive forward their viewpoint or possibly to completely change their mind following another's perspective. EveningConcert RoomRD
L6 - U6
Form 6 - SpanishA-level lessons in Spanish. EveningS19BM
L6 - L6
Form 6 individual activity (Tuesday)Whilst sixth form students are most welcome to select any enrichment activity available to them, they are not compelled to do so. If nothing appeals, please select this option. EveningSixth Form Common Room6SelfSt
L6 - U6
Senior Pickup (Tuesday)Please select this option if you wish to leave at 4pm so that you can take part in an enrichment or homework activity outside of School. EveningHomeSPoG
F1 - U6

Wednesday

ActivityDescriptionTimeLocationStaffForm
Form 1 - AthleticsRun, jump and throw activities for Form 1 pupils EveningBack FieldLP
F1 - F1
Form 1 - Robotics ChallengeAre you interested in Robots and computer programming? Can you solve problems? Can you work in a team? This year, we will be taking part in two robotics competitions. In each case you will need to work together in a team to design, build and code a robot to overcome a number of challenges. EveningS17AW
F1 - F1
Form 2 - Board GamesBring your own games or choose from our supply EveningN1BM
F2 - F2
Form 2 - Craft ClubRelax at the end of the day and learn new skills. Make seasonal gifts for your family and friends. EveningS25JM
F2 - F2
Form 2 - Mindful WalkingA great way to de-stress, enjoy nature and chat with friends. EveningC1AG
KW
KW
F2 - F2
Form 3 - Car Maintenance ClubLearn to use torque wrenches, mole grips, ratchets, spanners, screwdrivers and hammers by means of servicing a small car. Discover some real engineering about screw threads, bearings, gaskets, levers and oil. (Overalls and gloves will be provided.) The school has a small Daewoo car donated by Mr Dodd and working in two groups the pupils will carefully service the car for an MOT test. EveningGaragesDM
SBa
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Fantasy Football LeagueDecide on your budget; pick your squad; appoint your manager and play against your friends. EveningG1AS
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Puzzles and Problem SolvingSee if you are capable of escaping the variety of escape rooms and solving the problems provided to you, and who the quickest team or individuals are!! EveningG8AKdy
F3 - F3
Form 4 - Art ClubCome join Mr Jones as we relax and explore art without any pressure or expectations. EveningS27BrJ
F4 - F4
Form 4 - TennisCome and join Mrs. Shaw for some tennis. EveningAstroTurfES
F4 - F4
Form 4 StudyIf you have a long bus-ride home, then why not make a start on your homework? (This is not compulsory and we would recommend that you only take one or two of these sessions per week) EveningG14RD
F4 - F4
Form 5 - StudyA chance to get some of your homework out of the way. EveningG3DK
DK
ER
F5 - F5
Form 5 FootballCome for a kick about and match at the end of the day. EveningWalled GardenCoJ
F5 - F5
Form 6 - Dual Award GCSE to A-level Physics with MathsA chance for A-level physics students to become more fluent with the required maths skills and also to discover material that is exclusive to the Single Science physics GCSE. EveningS21MH
L6 - U6
Form 6 individual activity (Wednesday)Whilst sixth form students are most welcome to select any enrichment activity available to them, they are not compelled to do so. If nothing appeals, please select this option. Please note the quiz will be running in the library EveningSixth Form Common Room6FT
L6 - U6
Senior Pickup (Wednesday)Please select this option if you wish to leave at 4pm so that you can take part in an enrichment or homework activity outside of School. EveningHomeSPoG
F1 - U6
Form 2 - Lunchtime Badminton PracticeThis is a lunchtime drop in session. This session is aimed at the keen players who would like Badminton Coaching. LunchSports HallDM
ES
F2 - F2

Thursday

ActivityDescriptionTimeLocationStaffForm
Form 1 - Craft ClubRelax at the end of the day and learn new skills. Make seasonal gifts for your family and friends. EveningS25JM
F1 - F1
Form 1 - Puzzles and Problem SolvingSee if you are capable of escaping the variety of escape rooms and solving the problems provided to you, and who the quickest team or individuals are!! EveningS16AKdy
F1 - F1
Form 2 - Drama GamesA chance to enjoy playing some Drama games that we have done in lessons with the opportunity to learn some new ones! EveningSchool groundsNM
F2 - F2
Form 2 - Magic ClubLearn how to amaze your friends and family with a range of impressive magic tricks. From close-up sleight of hand, through to larger scale stage magic, this enrichment will build towards a performance featuring you as the star magician! EveningChapel (2)ND
F2 - F2
Form 3 - 'Becoming an author/poet/playwright'Join Mrs Whitcombe and unleash your creativity. EveningG1DW
F3 - F3
Form 3 - Music QuizCome and join the music quiz with a variety of rounds and genres. Can you guess both the song title and artist? Can you think of your own round for the following week? Can you be part of the winning team? EveningG8CoJ
F3 - F3
Form 4 - Aeronautics ClubCome to the workshop and make a range of flying machines. We shall consider how flight can be achieved and you will design and make kites, rockets and simple powered model aeroplanes. EveningD1AW
F4 - F4
Form 4 - English LanguagePupils will focus on the development of skills in reading and analytical interpretation, whilst employing an effective personal and accurate style of writing to reflect an awareness of audience and purpose. EveningS15AG
F4 - F4
Form 4 - StudyPlease select this if you would prefer to make a start on your homework. EveningG13MC
F4 - F4
Form 5 - Duke of Edinburgh Award ExpeditionThis Enrichment will cover campcraft and map reading skills for the training expedition which will take place in the summer term. The assessed will take place early in September 2021. EveningSchool groundsIC
F5 - F5
Form 5 - TennisA tennis session for anyone who can play tennis and would like to enhance their skills. Can you beat Mr. Dodd? (no-one yet has in school!) EveningAstroTurfPD
F5 - F5
Form 6 - Politics & LawWeekly activities designed to foster an interest in politics and law. The activities involve producing solutions to legal problems and debating current affairs topics. EveningS17Bshp
DCrw
L6 - U6
Form 6 - Sports ClubA variety of sports for the 6th form to participate in. We will vary the activities depending on the pupils involved and the weather conditions! EveningFront FieldAS
L6 - U6
Form 6 individual activity (Thursday)Whilst sixth form students are most welcome to select any enrichment activity available to them, they are not compelled to do so. If nothing appeals, please select this option. EveningLibrary6SelfSt
L6 - U6
Senior Pickup (Thursday)Please select this option if you wish to leave at 4pm so that you can take part in an enrichment or homework activity outside of School. EveningHomeSPoG
F1 - U6

Friday

ActivityDescriptionTimeLocationStaffForm
Form 1 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningS16ND
F1 - F1
Form 2 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningC1JAsn
F2 - F2
Form 3 - Sports ClubA range of sporting activities in the sports hall to round off the week. EveningSports HallCoJ
JMc
F3 - F3
Form 3 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningG8BM
BM
BM
F3 - F3
Form 4 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningG14JL
F4 - F4
Form 5 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningG3PR
F5 - F5
Form 6 individual activity (Friday)Whilst sixth form students are most welcome to select any enrichment activity available to them, they are not compelled to do so. If nothing appeals, please select this option. Please note the quiz will be running in the library EveningSixth Form Common Room6SelfSt
L6 - U6
Form 6 UCASAvailable to deal with UVI queries re current UCAS / other types of applications eg jobs etc. Open to the LVI to get a head start on the process of UCAS / post 18 / LTS options eg apprenticeships etc. EveningS23ER
L6 - U6
Form 6 Year Group QuizA weekly quiz with points to your respective houses. EveningLibraryVB
L6 - U6
Senior Pickup (Friday)Please select this option if you wish to leave at 4pm so that you can take part in an enrichment or homework activity outside of School. EveningHomeSPoG
F1 - U6