Childcare York

School Holiday Care & Clubs

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School Holiday Clubs, Camps, Activities and School Holiday Childcare in York.

All Out Cricket Coaching Summer Camps Summer 2021

1st – 4th June @St Peter’s School
12th – 16th July @ St Peter’s School (1:1s and mini groups only – book via email)
26th – 29th July @ Acomb CC
2nd – 5th Aug @ Stamford Bridge CC
9th – 12th Aug @ Acomb CC (1:1s and mini groups only – book via email)
9th – 12th Aug @ Stamford Bridge CC
16th – 19th Aug @ Acomb CC
23rd – 26th Aug @ St Peter’s School
31st Aug – 3rd Sept @ Acomb CC (1:1s and mini groups only – book via email)

1:1s and performance sessions

Performance Sessions: £18 for 90 minutes
1:1s: £25 for 60 minutes.
Max 6 players. Available throughout summer, delivered by ECB L3 Coach Scott Nicholls. Taking place during weekends and throughout a day at camps
For bookings and any queries please email:

Cricket camps

£25 per day.
For bookings and further schedule information please use

AOSC Sports Camps

Queen Margarets school
26th-30th July
2nd – 6th August
9th – 13th August
16th – 20th August

St Peters School
23rd – 26th August

£35 per day
Qualified Coaches who have played at international level
Outstanding Sports Facilities

Ofsted registered: Childcare vouchers can be used for all sessions

07540 189755
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During the school holidays we open up our fab setting to school children. We offer full, half or short days and crèche sessions to try and cater to all your needs.

The children can take part in all kinds of activities including, baking, arts and crafts, sports and games as well as trips and outings.

We are open every school holiday except the week between Christmas and new year or official bank holidays.

We offer as much flexibility as you could need with the options to book what you want when you want it.

There is always something to do and someone to play with in Blue Sky holiday club.

01904 693007
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Join us for tons of fun sports, games and activities this summer holidays!
For ages 4 – 12 (Reception – Y7)
8.30AM – 4.30PM       
Pre-Booking required.
Monday – Friday every week of the summer holidays excluding Mon 30th August.
Acomb Primary School, West Bank, YO24 4ES

⏰ Example Timetable – (Activity / Free play sessions subject to change)

8.30 – 9.00 Drop off
9.00 – 10.00 Activity 1
10.00 – 10.30 Free Play
10.30 – 11.00 Snack Break
11.00 – 12.15 Activity 2
12.15 – 13.00 Lunchtime
13.00 – 13.30 Free Play
13.30 – 14.30 Activity 3
14.30 – 15.00 Snack Break
15.00 – 16.00 Activity 4
16.00 – 16.30 Pick up

JUST £24 PER DAY      

For more information and to book a place for your child CLICK HERE!
We can’t wait to welcome children both old and new to our clubs this summer holiday!

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Join Kool Kids Club this summer for a variety of fantastic activities provided by our fantastic team!

Based at Clifton with Rawcliffe Primary School, we are open from 7.30am- 6pm Monday to Friday, for all children aged 3-11 years throughout the summer holidays (23 July-6 September, excluding the bank holiday and 2&3 September).

With a different theme of activities each week including a variety of baking, arts and crafts, sports & games, science challenges and just good old-fashioned fun, there is sure to be something for everyone!

A session for the full day (any time between 7.30am and 6pm) is only £27.50 per child, a price which includes both a morning and afternoon snack (children will need to bring a healthy packed lunch) and all listed activities.

To register your child and get a booking form, get in touch with us today!

Kool Kids Club, Eastholme Drive, Rawcliffe, YO30 5TA

07495 144433
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Minecraft, Roblox, Python, AI & More!

Structured, personalised and fun learning your child will love. A chance to collaborate with other students, build their own apps, develop new skills and learn the latest technology. A safe place for children to learn and make friends and memories for life.

Small coach to student ratio

1:3 for ages 7-9

1:4 for ages 10+

Safe and secure online environment

The five-day camps run from Monday to Friday from 3pm-5pm (UK time)

The first camp starts 14th June and the last starts on 16th August

Affordable at only $250 (approx. £175) for the week.

CodeWiz aligns its curriculum with the K-12 Computer Science Framework which represents a vision in which all students engage in the concepts and practices of computer science.

Tutor Doctor York has teamed up with CodeWiz in the US to bring this fun and educational summer camp to families in York. Visit the link below for more information and to sign up, make sure to enter the code TD-YORK to claim your $25 discount!


If you have any questions, please call Julian at Tutor Doctor York on 01904 593577 or email

01904 593577
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Monday 2nd – Thursday 5th August 2021 9.30am – 4.30pm
Friday 6th August 9.30am – 7.00pm (Performance at 5.30pm)

Join our team of industry professionals as we explore, cast, rehearse and perform the hit musical Fame Jr. Our creative team will lead sessions in singing, dance and drama as we prepare the show for performance on the last day. This is your chance to appear in our very own version of the amazing show Fame Jr and we’re sure it’ll be an experience you won’t forget!

Every student will receive five days of professional industry tuition and the opportunity to rehearse and perform in the show, as well as a free Fame Jr Summer School t-shirt.

The Fame Jr Summer School runs at The Hive, Manor C of E Academy, YO26 6PA

PQA Students £125 | Non PQA students £135

Suitable for ages 4 – 18

Book NOW at the link below

For more information, contact James Aconley on the number or e-mail below.

07753 179070
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We are opening Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for the 4 weeks of August. Sessions are 8:00 – 5:30 or 8-12 and 12:30 – 5:30 £30 for a full day, £15 for half.
Packed lunch is required but those children staying all day will have tea provided.
We are open to all children aged three to eleven years, regardless of where they live or which school they attend.
This makes us flexible for lots of families.
Lots of outdoor activities, arts and crafts, baking, highly play based.
You can book online
See a video about our nursery HERE
St Paul’s Nursery School, 12 St Paul’s Square, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 4BD

01904 555995
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Check out our fun-packed schedule this Summer! We’ve made some changes to make things easier for YOU! There’s plenty to keep your children busy including NEW “Breakfast Club” 8am – 9am every day before camps. As well as our popular Ofsted registered camps, we also have practise times AND classes so there’s something for everyone!
**Practise times are for ages 3-12 and are FREE to all members, however spaces are limited so please contact us to book!
**Camps are open to both members and non-members! – To find out more about our camps, classes and practise times, click below!
**Camp offer – Buy 5 camps, receive the 6th (cheapest) for free!
**UNLIMITED SUMMER CLASSES FOR £62 (4 months to 6 years)**
If you can only attend throughout summer, we have the answer! Buy our unlimited summer class pass for £62 – no membership required
For full details of our Summer Holiday Schedule, including pricing and how to register, please click below!

We made a little error when setting our term dates this year! With the busy time we’ve had with lockdowns, re-openings AND the opening of The Little Gym York, we got our term dates wrong! Therefore we will be continuing our regular schedule of classes until July 25th, meaning that members receive an extra week of classes absolutely free! A great time to use up any make up classes you need to catch up on!

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Camp Practice Time Info & Pricing

Welcome to the PlayDen where we are open to children across the city of York for school holiday care. The club is open 7.30am – 6pm Monday to Friday throughout the school holidays apart from bank holidays and cleaning days. We cater for children aged 3 – 12 and the cost is £28 per child per day.

We are based at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs RC Primary School, Hamilton Drive, YO244JW.

Join us this summer for a wide variety of activities on the go throughout the holidays. We will be celebrating the Olympics in the first week of the holidays, in the second week of the holidays we will be having a beach party and doing all things crafty about the beach, in the third week we will be having a construction week with den building etc, in the fourth week we will be celebrating all things Disney, Marvel and Pixar, in the 5th week we will have a mixed entertainment week and in the 6th week there will be a visit from the ice cream van, we will be playing some fairground games and having a water fight.

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United Adventure Camps is a school holiday camp full of adventure for children aged 3-14. Held at various locations across Yorkshire, our unique holiday day camps give children and young adults an exciting multi-activity experience with the chance to enjoy loads of activities like team sports, craft, archery, games, drama and bushcraft to name a few. Get back to nature and have fun with friends at United Adventure Camps as our programmes engage and excite, our staff inspire and guide, our standards are high, and we always put the children first in everything we do.

Be brave, be excited, be wild.

Covid-19 Secure: We’ve added a lot of changes to United Adventure Camps to make sure our explorers are safe during their time with us. For more information, visit our website.

Visit the United Adventure Camps website here for more information.

Use this code for 10% off: MUMBLER10

Current locations running over the school holidays:

The Mount – York
Minis, Junior, Wild, Senior, Survival.

0113 4830280
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We are delighted to bring to you our action packed bumper summer programme, all our Covid-19 protocols are in place so you can rest assured your son or daughter will have a fantastic & enjoyable time as well as being safe and protected. York City FC Foundation holiday courses are guaranteed to offer your son or daughter a variety of action packed days, each day will be themed around 1 or 2 topics such as passing, dribbling & finishing and of course we will be playing our fantastic football manager game! All courses are still only £10 per day and must be made in 4 day bookings.

We are back with our friends at Huntington School Community Sport, Easingwold Town AFC & York Sport as well as our BRAND NEW Venue for summer 2021 LNER York Community Stadium.

Week 1 & Week 4
Huntington School Community Sport
Tuesday 27th July – 30th July
Tuesday 17th – 20th August

Week 2 & Week 5
York Sport
Tuesday 3rd – 6th August
Tuesday 24th – 27th August

Week 3 & Week 6
Easingwold Town AFC & LNER York Community Stadium
Tuesday 10th – 13th August
Tuesday 31st – 3rd September

All Holiday Courses can be booked on the below link and will follow strict covid-19 protocols.


Holiday Courses run 10am – 3pm and Tuesday – Friday bookings only, at only £10 per day what more will your son or daughter need this summer.

01904 559 508
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Ainsty Gymnastics and Trampoline Camps

We offer gymnastics and trampolining holiday camps throughout the holidays. As well as our flagship ninja academy camp. Camps are available for a half day or full day.

T: 07548 669 595

Clare’s Kitchen

Prior to Covid, I delivered cookery sessions to primary children for an after school cookery club.

My school sessions are put on hold but I now deliver them from my home in Bishopthorpe.

I offer half days on a Saturday 1-5pm. Children plan, prepare and cook their own 3 course meal then dine together.


Clare’s Kitchen – Summer Holidays

Clare’s Kitchen is for Primary aged children where they make their own 3 course meal, then dine together.

Summer classes 1-5pm Bishopthorpe
Saturday 26th June, Saturday 10th & 24th July, then every Thursday, ending 2nd September.
Fees are £25 and all dietary requirements are catered for.

T: 07813182216

Coach Gunn Basketball Multi Sports & NERF Camps

Summer Holidays 2021

Fridays 30th July 2021, 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th August 2021 plus 3rd September 2021 at Carr Junior School (YO26 5QA)
9am-4pm at £20 per child per day
Open to children in Reception to Y8
Led by Coach Ciaran
Contact Mark on 07912 178917

David Lloyd Kids Holiday Club

Suitable for ages 5-13 years old, we are running for 3 hours for members at £9.

Our jam-packed holiday clubs give kids aged 5-13 an exciting mixture of sports; including swimming and tennis as well as arts and crafts – and plenty of fun. Full or half days available.

T: 01904 751500

Dringhouses out of school club

We provide a warm and welcoming, homely environment. We provide childcare for up to 50 children aged 4 to 12 years. We provide a breakfast club, an after school and a holiday club.
Based at Social Club in Dringhouses

Dringhouses Primary School, St Helens Road, York, YO24 1HW

T: 07704069078


We are a registered charity providing good quality wrap around care for families in our area.

Term time provision consists of Breakfast, Playgroup and Afterschool care.

This is complemented with a holiday club each term for full day care sessions Monday to Friday except bank holidays.

tel:01904 677870

Hemplands Kids Club

Out of School & Holiday Care

Hempland Kids Club, Bad Bargain Lane, York, YO31 0GW

T: 01904 415946

Kings Camps Holiday Club

26th July -27th August 2021

Kings Camps combine the best elements of sports & Holiday clubs to provide fun & exciting adventures for children and young people, and peace of mind for parents.

Millthorpe School, Nunthorpe Ave, York YO23 1WF

T: 01142 632150

Knavesmire Cool Kids Club

Out of School & Holiday care
Offers both before and after school care and holiday clubs for ages 4-13.

Knavesmire Primary School, Trafalgar Street, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1HY

T: 07871 272672 (Wendy)

Koosh Club Park Grove

Out of School & Holiday Care
Park Grove KOOSH Club operates Breakfast Club from 8.00am to 9.00 am and After School Club from 3.00pm to 6.00pm. We offer care for children from 3 to 11 years from both Park Grove and St Wilfred’s School in the local area. Holiday care from 8am til 6pm.

Park Grove School, Dudley Street, York, YO31 8LP

‘Koosh do trips out, have a theme for the week etc. It’s a nice club with experienced staff and I’ve used it for years.

EK, March 18

Little Peanuts Forest School Adventure Camp

School holiday Forest School activities from den building to bushcraft, campfire cooking to storytelling, natural art to wild games.
Dates available from Monday 26 July. £35 per day (8am-5pm) or £150 per week. For ages 5-10.

Wheldrake, York YO19 6NA
01904 217321

Over The Rainbow

We provide a preschool full day at £29.00 and half day sessions at £15.50
Breakfast club at £4.75 and afterschool club at £9.75
We also provide holiday club and full day session is £27.00.  Graded Outstanding by Ofsted.

Next to Dunnington C Of E Primary School, Church Lane, Dunnington, York, North Yorkshire, YO19 5QG
T: 01904 489053

Poppleton Road

Poppleton Road Out of School Club will be running our holiday club over the summer from 26th July to 3rd September with a variety of different activities planned.
Full day £25.50 sibling £23.50.

Full day bookings only at the moment.

We offer a wide range of activities for children of various ages and abilities.

Poppleton Road Primary School, Poppleton Road, York, YO26 4UP

T: 01904 340999

Poppleton Schools Out Club

Out of School & Holiday Care
Breakfast cost £3.50 per session and after school sessions are £7.00. 8am-6pm care offered in school holidays.

Poppleton Youth Club, Main Street, Upper Poppleton, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 6JT

T: 01904 783653

Snappy Regular and Holiday Schemes

Snappy offer play and recreation opportunities to Children and Young people (aged 5-19) with disability, learning and other additional needs. We operate in all school holidays and Thursday evenings & Saturdays.

We also run in half term but this would be specialist arts or drama groups  (and depends on funding)

York Boys Club, 84 Lowther Street, York, North Yorkshire, YO31 7LX
T: 01904 640562

The Web Adventure Park Holiday Club

Exciting childcare for 0 to 12 years!

  • Fun activities for all ages and interests
  • Weekdays during school holidays
  • Friendly, qualified Holiday Club Team
  • Minimum 1 day through to the whole holiday
  • Healthy, tasty food, including breakfast!
  • Childcare vouchers welcome
  • Web Adventure Park, Wigginton Road, York YO32 2RH
    T: 01904 692221

    The Wonder Years Holiday Club

    The Wonder Years Holiday Club is open to children aged 3-11; offering care for full or half days.  We provide a wide range of pre-planned, seasonal activities, utilising our fantastic indoor and outdoor environments. Sessions run from 8am until 6pm in the purpose-built Bungalow on Wigginton Primary School site
    T: 01904 758717

    Total Sports Active Holiday Clubs

    Total Sports Limited were voted the BEST holiday clubs for children aged 5 to 12 throughout York and Harrogate!
    80% of our staff work in Primary Schools – so you’re in safe hands and children have a really fun day.
    Fun varied activities each day, catering for all children!
    T: 03444 14 13 13

    York City Knights – May Half Term

    The York City Knights Foundations are running a series of free park sessions as well as full day holiday camps based at our training ground at YSJ Haxby Road. For full details please visit our website and look under the heading ‘Holiday Camps.’

    T: 01904 670 880