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Before School, After School and Holiday Care

Before School, After School and Holiday Care

In conjunction with Churchill Activity Camps, The Peterborough School now offers a 48-week package of education and child care for pupils from the ages of 4 to 14 years from 7.30 am (Prep)/8.00am (Seniors) (8.00 am for Churchill) to 6.00 pm weekdays on the School site.

For working parents who need to use Pre and After School care for the maximum time available we can offer a 20% discount on normal costs. The School accepts Childcare Vouchers for all Pre and After School Care users.

Prep Pupils

During term time Pre-care is open from 7.30 am to 8.30 am and is chargeable. Breakfast is offered at no additional cost. After-care runs from 3.30 pm to 6.00 pm and also carries charges. Supervised homework sessions are included within the After-care sessions.

Senior Students

Pre-care is also available for Senior students from 8.00 am to 8.30 am in the Senior Learning Resource Centre. There is a supervised Homework Club for Senior students from 4.00-6.00 pm for which there are no additional charges.


The School is open for an average of 35 weeks per year and Churchill Activity Camps provide an OFSTED regulated facility of sports, play and crafts for up to another 13 weeks. The cost per week is £166 for a five-day camp; there are no part week bookings and billing is direct with Churchill. They accept all Childcare Vouchers. Full details of Churchill Activity Camps are available via

Term Dates for School for 2019-20

Autumn term Wednesday 4th September 2019; half-term 21st October - 1st November; term ends Friday 13th December 2019
Spring term Tuesday 7th January 2020; half-term 17th - 21st February; term ends Wednesday 1st April
Summer term Tuesday 21st April 2020; half-term 25th May - 29th May; term ends Wednesday 8th July

Churchill Activity Camps will use the School facilities during the following weeks in 2020:

  • 17 - 21 February (half-term)
  • 6 - 9 April, 14-17 April (Easter holiday)
  • 26 - 29 May (half-term)
  • 13 - 17 July  (Summer holidays)
  • 20 - 24 July (Summer holidays)
  • 27 - 31 July (Summer holidays)
  • 3 - 7 August (Summer holidays)
  • 10 - 14 August (Summer holidays)
  • 17 - 21 August (Summer holidays)
  • ISC
  • nace
  • woodard
  • heads
  • plp