Enrichment

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Enrichment

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Enrichment

OLC Study Club A great place to complete homework, research, work collaboratively and use the ICT facilities. This club runs every night with free hot chocolate and biscuits)
School of Rock There is a space in the school band for anyone and everyone who is interested in learning to play an instrument, performing or learning about the production side of show business.
Mr Taylor’s Flying Circus If we can make it fly then it is part of our club. Launching rockets, modelling aircraft and flying model planes. This club will start in January.
Basketball  Open to all students. Coached in partnership with the Newcastle Eagles.
Ceramics Club An art club looking at designing and sculpting ceramics.
The Duke of Edinburgh Award  Open to students in years 9 – 13, following the Bronze, Silver and Gold awards. Be part of an internationally recognised award.
Boys Football  Open to all year groups. Open all year round on the 4G Pitch 
Girls Football Coached in partnership with the NUFC foundation 
Dance  Dance club runs on 2 nights. Examination Dance and Core Dance. See the timetable for details
Cooking club One of our most popular clubs. Come and learn how to cook a range of dishes from around the world.
Creative writing An opportunity to develop and explore through creative writing.
F24 Car club We have a F24 electric car! Students have built this car and been involved in a competitive race at croft racing circuit. This year we plan to make the car faster, lighter and more aerodynamic. 
Rugby Coached in partnership with the RFU. Open to boys and girls. See the enrichment timetable for more details.
Trampolining A very popular club which is open to all students. Come along for bounce of 1 of our 4 trampolines.
Cycling  The Blyth Academy cycle club. Come along to learn how to ride, fix and maintain all bikes. This club offers regular cycle rides and trips.
Zoo Keeper Club Learn through experience with a range or animals, reptiles and insects. This club offers a trip to Kirkley Hall Zoo at the end of the year.
STEM Club Bringing all aspects of science, technology, engineering and maths together. Based in a science Lab.
Student Ambassadors  Have your say. Be part of the student Ambassadors. Help to raise money, act as the student voice and work to contribute to the sustainability of our Academy.
Netball Open to all years. At peak times this club will run on 2 nights per week. Check the enrichment timetable for more details.
Heggerty Maths Club
Computer Coding Club  Learn to code. Using a range of languages code and develop software and games on a number of different hardware platforms.
Rounders club  This club runs through the summer term 
Cricket Club  This club runs through the summer term 
Athletics club  This club is run by an external athletics coach
Badminton  Open to all year groups. This club is run by Active Northumberland.

Watch this space for the Enrichment timetable. The timetable will go live in September and will outline the days, times and rooms for each club.

Don’t forget your enrichment tracker. The Enrichment tracker allows students to record their attendance to all clubs and work towards the prizes (Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum)

The Blyth Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust.
We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care.