Childcare York

School Holiday Care & Clubs

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

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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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.
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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Join us for classes, camps and practise times this Winter!

Check out our fun-packed schedule for December 20th to 23rd! Click here to see the schedule.


Camp times & Pricing for children aged 3-12 years:

  • Morning Camps 9.00-12.00 are aimed at 3-8 year olds, however those over 8 are also welcome to attend!
  • Afternoon Camps 1.00-4.00 are for 5-12 years only.

£30 per child, (Single 3 hour camp) – (members)

£35 per child, (Single 3 hour camp) – (non-members)

£50 per child, (Single Full day camp) – (members)

£55 per child, (Single Full day camp) – (non-members)

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*Please note that the member’s discount is not available when booking online.

*Breakfast club 08.30 – 09.00 can be added to a morning camp for £5 (toast, jam & fruit provided)

*Lunch club 12.00-1.00 can be added to a morning or afternoon camp for £5 (packed lunch is required)

*Children attending a full day camp must be aged 5 or above and will need to bring a packed lunch.

Practise Times for children aged 3-12 years

We’ve all heard the old adage “practice makes perfect.”  Here at The Little Gym, we believe it’s more important that “practice makes progress.”  Practise Time is a supervised period to practice the essential gymnastics that children are learning in class each week.  With every session spent at The Little Gym, your child is gaining confidence and refining skills.

*Practise times are for ages 3-12 and are FREE to all members, however spaces are limited so please contact us asap to book!

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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 amazing holiday courses once again this Christmas, 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 in side in the sports hall & also with our friends at St Peters School York, also inside int he warm sports hall. Each course will run 10am – 3pm and offer your son or daughter a fantastic all round footballing experience.Huntington School Community SportMonday 20th – Thursday 23rd DecemberSt Peters School YorkMonday 20th – Thursday 23rd DecemberBooking Website – note that you may not be able to book spaces from Monday 13th December due to site maintenance if this is the case please email community@yorkcityfcfoundation to arrange a space been booked)All bookings are available to book via our online website, once thespaces are gone they are gone so book early to avoid disappointment.

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

City of York Hockey Club – Hockey Camp

We are a fun family friendly club with over 300+ junior members.
We offer coaching sessions and match play for all age groups from 5 (Reception age) to 18.
T: 01904 424332

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 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday except bank holidays  for 3-11 year olds

tel:01904 677870

Hemplands Kids Club

Out of School & Holiday Care

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

T: 01904 415946

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

Kool Kids Club

Come and join in the festive fun at Kool Kids Club this Christmas holiday! We will be open Monday 20th-Thursday 23rd December, 7.30am until 6pm for children aged 3-11 years. With an array of crafts, ‘no-bake’ baking and games & quizzes, there is sure to be something for everyone!

T: 07495 144433

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

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