All students have the opportunity to participate in many enrichment opportunities. Enrichment is a key feature of our curriculum. In addition to homework and revision clubs, students can benefit from over 100 different activities. These range from Chess and Debating, to Photography and Basketball.
Students might want to get involved in our Student Parliament, and becoming the mouthpiece of the student body, or in contrast, articulate in a very different way by joining our very own Capital Performing Arts Company. Students will have the opportunity to audition for a place in Capital’s Theatre Company, Dance Company or Band …. Or even all three!
Opportunities also include pulling on your walking boots, and joining our outdoor explorers. The Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme develops leadership skills, while extensive educational trips broaden our learners’ experiences. These include overseas visits supporting different parts of our curriculum.
Our varied and extensive enrichment programme runs daily before school and until 6:00pm including some weekends and holidays. Students in older year groups get the opportunity to deliver programmes and obtain qualifications in coaching, mentoring, literacy and catering. A full programme is posted on our website and given to students each term. Our programme includes access to several community groups such as The Track Academy, MG Stars Gymnastics, Community Table Tennis and Brent Schools’ football.
Our Enrichment programme enables our students to become fully embedded in our school community. All of our students are given the opportunity to compete in a vast programme of competitions ranging from sporting events to debating, chess and cookery.
We look forward to introducing our students to a multitude of exciting new experiences here at Capital City Academy.
Please click on the expandable sections below for information on our Clubs & Classes and SHINE programmes.
Clubs & Classes
Please click on the following link for the Clubs & Classes timetable for Autumn Term 2018-19:
SHINE@Capital is a fully funded Saturday school programme designed to support Year 7 students in reaching their full potential. SHINE will run for 30 Saturday mornings throughout the school year.
SHINE@Capital is focused on:
- Raising attainment in numeracy and literacy
- Developing independence, curiosity and confidence in students as learners
- Making the most of being in London with trips and visits
- Learning through fun, cross curricular projects, as well as explicit numeracy and literacy sessions.
Most importantly; SHINE@Capital is not just another day at school. Any queries please email – firstname.lastname@example.org