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Danesholme Junior Academy

After School Clubs


DJA teacher run After School Clubs start on Monday 14th January and finish on Friday 15th February.


Corby Town FC starts on Thursday 10th January til Thursday 14th February.


Dan Good MMA starts on Tuesday 8th January til Tuesday 12th February.


Clubs are selected at random and have limited spaces. You will be notified by text message/email if your child has a place.



Corby Town FC - Text message was sent on Wednesday 19th December

Monday clubs - Text message will be sent on Friday 4th January

Monday Clubs

Basketball (Mr Austin & Mr Park) - 3:30pm- 4:30pm

Cookery Club* (Mrs Woolley & Mrs Shipley) - 3:30pm- 4:45pm

Book Club Year 5/6** (Mrs Green) - 3:30pm- 4:15pm

Colour, calm & cartoons (Miss Gilchrist) - 3:30pm- 4:30pm


*Cookery club will require a payment of £5 which will go towards purchasing ingredients for the recipes. 


**Book club Year 5/6 requires a £5 charge to purchase the book The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan O'Dowd.


Please see club letters below for any further information.


Other clubs

Dan Good MMA - Tuesday - 3:30pm - 4:15pm

 (starts on Tuesday 8th January til Tuesday 12th February.)


Corby Town FC - Thursday - 3:30pm - 4:30pm 

(Thursday 10th January til Thursday 14th February.)


Danesholme Infant Academy run Little Voices Choir on a Tuesday (starting Tuesday 8th January til Tuesday 12th February)

This is charged at £2 a session (£12 for a 6 week term). The letter containing all the details can be found below. If your child is interested in this, please direct all interest and payments to Danesholme Infant Academy.


Important information

Please DO NOT pay for clubs unless you have had your place confirmed.

Once you have a confirmation text message/email/letter, please pay for your club ASAP to the school office.

Please place EXACT monies owed into a sealed envelope CLEARLY marked with your child's name, club type and club amount (school does not carry change).

This will ensure the money has been allocated to the right club, for the right child.

Permission slips for after school clubs must be signed by a parent/guardian with pupil collection information given. If you would like to change collection permissions, this must be given in WRITING to the school office so we can inform the relevant coaches. 

Pacesetter Sports

Pacesetter Sports run:

 "Wake Up Clubs" (8am - 8:45am) 

"After School Sports Clubs" (3:30pm-4:30pm). 

Please see club letters below and their website for any further information.

To book a Pacesetters club please visit


Club Membership Expectations

  • Children will attend for a maximum of a half term and then you will need to re-register them.
  • Our Children’s code of conduct applies to all clubs.
  • Children must have a full PE kit appropriate for the sport they are undertaking.
  • Children must show respect for all adults involved in running the clubs at all times. A lack of respect will result in warning and then if it continues, your child will be asked to leave the club.
  • If a child is going to be absent from a club on any occasion, an adult must contact the school office in writing detailing which club your child will not be attending. This can be a written note or email sent to
  • Children must be collected from clubs at the given time as per the registration arrangements.
  • If a child no longer wishes to attend any club, an adult must contact the school office in writing detailing which club your child will not be attending. This can be a written note or email sent to detailing which club they no longer wish to attend.

Club Cancellation

The school will send a text message out as far in advance as possible if a club is going to be cancelled. If you are unable pick your child up after school then the leader of the club your child should be attending will supervise your child until the normal collection time for the cancelled club.