Caldmore Primary Academy, Carless Street, Walsall, WS1 3RH

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Dance club meets every Thursday 3.30pm – 4.30pm.

We dance lots of different dance styles including:

Street, Commercial, Bollywood, Disco, Rock and Roll and Cheerdance.

On Thursday 8th March we attended a dance festival at Forest Arts along with a number of other local primary schools.

Our dancers learnt a new hip hop style dance with Pheasey Park Farm School which was showcased later in the day along with our own arrangement.

The dancers enjoyed the day – even though the time passed far too quickly!

Mrs J and Mrs Tolley run reading groups every lunchtime to help the children fall in love with reading and improve their reading ages.  

Ms Massey opens the library every Monday and Tuesday lunchtime for children to have some quiet time and read a good book.

Reading a variety of books improves vocabulary and writing skills!

Tuesday evenings Mrs Brackstone runs a sports club for Year 5 and 6 offering netball during the autumn and spring 1 terms changing to rounders during the spring 2 and summer terms.

This is a competitive group with children being chosen to represent the school in competitions.
The Choir at the Academy Transformation Trust Pupil Awards

Caldmore Academy choir was set up in January 2017 and is for KS2 pupils. Each  year every pupil has to audition by singing on their own and then 45 pupils are selected. Choir rehearse every Thursday in the dance studio. In the last 12 months choir have taken part in the Walsall Singing Festival, have performed at Christmas and Summer Concerts in school, sang at the Academy Pupil Awards in Birmingham and took part in the Rocktastic Christmas Concert at Forest Arts in December.

Walsall Football Club coaches provide Caldmore Primary Academy with a full sports curriculum during the day for each year group.  After school clubs take place on a Tuesday and Wednesday with group games including Football and Cricket

Debating club is run by Mrs J every Monday lunchtime.  Year 5 and 6 are invited to join and debate about lots of different subjects chosen by the children.

Mrs Mitchell runs a club for children to play games.  The club allows the invited children to enhance their sharing and turn-taking skills.  

Gardening Club takes place every Friday lunchtime with Mrs Jones.  The children learn how to plant and grow flowers and vegetables in the small quad at the centre of school.  Some of the plants the children have grown can be seen outside the main entrance of the school!

Drama group meets every Wednesday evening with Mrs J.  The group practices their acting skills and write scripts for production.  The group perform their work at the end of each term.

Year 6 Maths Booster with Mr Ballance is every Thursday evening 3.30pm – 4.30pm.  The club is by invitation only run to help the students who need a little more support with their maths ready for SATS.