Breaktime, lunchtime and after school activities.
We offer a range of activities during the week to keep learners engaged, fit and health. Activities range from board games including chess, table tennis, basketball and football.
Learners have the opportunity to visit the local gym and take part in amateur boxing training. The school ensures to take full advantage of opportunities in the area including the Fit for Life Gym, Westway Sports Centre and the Kensington Pools.
On Fridays we devote the afternoon periods solely to enrichment activities and these may include Girls only sessions, film clubs or art workshops. Activities are included to extend learners cultural capital and may include visits to parks, museum, galleries and theatres, boat rides and more.
At Ormiston Latimer we prioritize the development of the whole child and offer a range of enrichment activities to enhance their cultural capital. Engaging learners in new experiences and exposing them to different places can have a profound impact on their personal growth and understanding of the world. By providing these opportunities, we are helping them broaden their horizons, develop their curiosity, and cultivate a deeper appreciation for diverse cultures and perspectives.
Aside from offering structured activities during beak and lunch times Friday afternoons are devoted to enrichment creating new experiences often dependent on the resources and interests of the learners. Some activities have included:
The goal is to provide opportunities that expose learners to new experiences and help them develop empathy, respect, and an open mindset. By integrating these activities into our enrichment programs, we try and contribute to their holistic development and prepare them to be well-rounded individuals in an increasingly interconnected world.
Additional activities learners have previously taken part in include, African Drumming, climbed the O2 Arena, visited the theater and Botanical gardens, visited theme parks, been involved in local enterprise schemes and activities. Learners will routinely take part in wider activities such as overnight residentials or theme park visits.