School Holidays Wakefield

Holiday care & fun clubs

School holiday camps, clubs and childcare in Wakefield, West Yorkshire

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October Half Term 2019!

The listings below were updated 10th September 2019.


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Multi Sport Activity Camp, Ossett


Multi Sport Activity Camps (MSA Camps) provide a fun filled, action packed holiday camp for children aged 5-12 years old. We specialise in a combination of high-energised games, activities and sports, including swimming every day. The pride in seeing the fun and excitement of children at camp, drives who we are and what we do.


Our staff are fully qualified and experienced to deliver a vast range of sports and games including swimming. We are DBS checked (child protection) and First Aid trained.





”My kids love this activity camp, can’t wait to go back!! They will definitely be going next holidays!!” [ST, February 2018]

”Great activities. Great staff. Brilliant time had. Excellent value. 😍” [EO, August 2018]






Phone: Andy, 07413 565948

Facebook: Multi Sport Camp

Website: MSA Camp


A Camps

Monday 29th July – Friday 2nd August 2019


The camp will be suitable for children aged 6 – 14 years. The A Camps team are bringing the All Sports camp back to Wakefield Methodist after having such a blast last summer!


The week will packed full of different sports including Football, Rugby, Cricket, Tennis and more! Our famous Wet Wednesday will also be featured in this week so don’t forget your towel!


Wakefield Methodist Junior and Infant School, Field Lane, Wakefield, WF2 7RU


Contact: 07792 212347

Art Club, Hepworth Gallery

Monday 12th August 2019 – Thursday 18th August 2019


Art Club participants will discover the artworks in the gallery and experiment with a variety of creative techniques, culminating in a mini-exhibition in the learning space of all the amazing artwork they create.


This course is suitable for 7 – 11 year olds.


£120 for all four days (a 15% discount is available for siblings attending art club)

Big Adventures Holiday Club

Monday 22nd July 2019 – Friday 23rd August 2019


Ackworth home-based childcare

Den building, giant inflatables, crazy crafts, team games, day trips and lots of Big Adventures!

Sibling discount


You can book one day or the whole week!

Open 8:00am – 6:00pm


Contact Rachel 07710 549279

Dance Xplosion

Wednesday 28th & Thursday 29th August 2019


DanceXplosion run holiday clubs for boys and girls from the age of 6 – 15 years. Their annual 2 day Cheer Summer Camp is back for Summer 2019!


All children that attend the camp will have the chance to perform in front of thousands at Wakefield Trinity v Wigan Warriors match on 1st September.


The Wakefield Trinity Stadium, WF1 5EY



Jody 07702 279670

Denhale ARC Sports Camps

Dates TBC


Disability Sport Yorkshire runs the Denhale Centre in Wakefield, and we have a variety of activities that is inclusive, and suitable for children with disabilities, as well as those in mainstream. These camps are for children aged 8 years – 16 years old


10:00am – 3:00pm

Denhale ARC, Flanshaw, Wakefield, WF2 9EF


Activities include basketball, wheelchair basketball, games, archery, tennis, volleyball / sitting volleyball, team building & much more!



Call: 01924 372382


Dynamo Sports

Monday 12th – Friday 16th August 2019

Monday 19th – Friday 23rd August 2019

Tuesday 27th – Friday 30th August 2019


Holiday Activity Camp

Dane Royd Junior & Infant School, Wakefield, WF4 3LZ


You can book one day or the whole week!

Open 8:30am – 4:30pm


Contact Sam or King 07934 046538


Elite Kids Coaching

Our camps are a great way for your child to take part in the lots of different sports and activities available.


Take part in activities such as:



Swimming (selected)

Multi sports

Arts and Crafts

Plus much more…



Also new to our camps we have a FORTNITE CAMP!! This will let your child take part in lots of different activities from the popular game! It’s lots of fun so check it out!!


Visit our website to book or for more information.


Airedale Junior School, Castleford

Sandal Castle Primary School, Wakefield

Ackworth Independent School, Pontefract


8:15am – 4:15pm


Contact: 07540 636936

Website: Elite Kids Coaching

Facebook: Elite Kids Coaching

Flexi Totz Holiday Camp

Wednesday 31st July – Thursday 1st August 2019

Wednesday 7th August – Thursday 8th August 2019

Wednesday 14th August – Thursday 15th August 2019


Flexi Totz holiday camps are for children aged 3 years + with any background in gymnastics from complete beginners to advanced.

​The sessions run from 9:00am – 3:00pm at Featherstone Sports Centre.

Children who attend will require a packed lunch and plenty to drink.


Address: Featherstone Sports Centre, Pontefract Road, Featherstone, WF7 5AJ

Contact: 07860 668103

Holiday Drama Club

Wednesday 24th July – Thursday 25th July 2019

Wednesday 31st July – Thursday 1st August 2019

Wednesday 21st – Thursday 22nd August 2019

Wednesday 28th – Thursday 29th August 2019


Sessions for drama Kings & Queens aged 4 years + by Love 2 Act

9:30am – 3:30pm


Address: Phoenix Centre, Batley Road, Alverthorpe, WF1 2DW

Contact: Jessica 07960 122550

King’s Camps

Wednesday 24th July 2019 – Friday 30th August 2019


Our most popular programme for 4-17s. Join us for the week to take part in a full Kings Camps experience including up to 30 different sports & activities and our end of the week event The Kings Games.

Individual Days

Flexicare, our daily booking option is ideal for those who only need a few days throughout the week. Flexicare offers a selection of sports and games timetabled for your child’s group on those days.

Little Learners Holiday Workshops

Holiday workshops to inspire the imagination of your little learners!

Drop off your children at one of our Little Learners Education Science Workshops. We offer carefully planned workshops to children aged 5-11 years old during the school holidays.

Each day is themed around different aspects of science so children will be developing their skills as scientists and increasing their scientific knowledge and vocabulary.

All sessions are practical too so children will be busy scientists all session!

Sessions are planned and taught by a qualified primary school teacher with over 16 years’ experience, recent DBS check and recent safe guarding training.

All the exciting, practical resources the children will need in their workshops are provided. Children will also be provided with refreshments and a snack. Contact me for further details.

Places are limited due to insurance and room space so please book your place quickly.



Mrs Michelle Roe (BA HONS QTS)
07572 399 351

OMA Fun Club

Wednesday 24th July – Friday 26th July 2019

Monday 29th July – Friday 2nd August 2019

Monday 12th August – Friday 16th August 2019

Monday 19th August – Friday 23rd August 2019


A place for your kids in the school holidays, every day is a different theme

We play sports, crafts, films, nerf wars, laser quest, dodgeball, games

8:45am – 3:00pm


Address: 7A, R C Marsden Business Centre, Dewsbury Road, Ossett, WF5 9ND

Contact: Tony 07492 811145

Pisces Swimming School

Note – there will be no crash courses running in Summer 2019 due to planned maintenance works at the venue


Crash Course, for children of all abilities from 4 years old. Swimming lessons take place daily each morning starting from 9:00am


Ackworth School, Pontefract Road, Ackworth, Pontefract WF7 7LT


Contact: 01977 671755



PQA Musical Theatre Summer School

Tuesday 27th – Friday 30th August 2019


Pauline Quirke Academy Wakefield- come along to our Musical Theatre Summer School.

A musical a day- Mary Poppins, School of Rock, 13: The Musical and Aladdin. A showcase on the last day!

Singing, dancing and Acting through song.


Ages 5 – 18 years of age.

£120 for the week with a £25 discount for siblings.

10:00am – 5:30pm

Crofton Academy, High Street, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1NF

Contact Lyndsay 0800 531 6282

Pro Player Football Academy

Tuesday 30th July – Thursday 1st August 2019

Tuesday 6th August – Thursday 8th August 2019

Tuesday 13th August – Thursday 15th August 2019


Offering fantastic fun filled Holiday Courses all year round for boys aged 5 – 13 years.
These courses are designed to be fun and enjoyable, whilst giving children the opportunity to practice and develop an array of football techniques through practical drills, exercises & small sided games.

Session times: 9:30am – 3:00pm


Address: Kettlethorpe High School, Standbridge Lane, Sandal, WF2 7EL

Contact: 07972 429 468

Stage Coach

Monday 29th July – Friday 2nd August 2019

Monday 5th August – Friday 9th August 2019


At Stagecoach Performing Arts we teach children and teenagers how to sing, dance and act, not only to perform on stage but also, more importantly, to perform better in life.


St Thomas A Beckett School, Barnsley Road, Wakefield, WF2 6EQ


Contact: Katie 0808 208 5134

Straycats Holiday Club

Ofsted registered holiday club

Purpose built, large spacious outdoor area including climbing frame, obstacle course and forest garden.

A fantastic environment, offering opportunities to socialise with friends and encouraging child led planning and activities for all ages led by a friendly, dedicated team of experienced staff


Address: Abacus nursery, Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG

Contact: 01924 543040

TC Performance Academy

Dates TBC


Football & rugby camp at Lofthouse Primary Academy for children aged 4 – 12 years old

9 Canal Lane, Lofthouse, Wakefield WF3 3HU


You can book one day or the whole week!

Open 9:00am – 3:00pm


Contact 07517 119230

Tennis for Kids

Sunday 23rd June – Sunday 28th July 2019


Tennis for Kids is a starter course for kids, comprising of 6 high quality sessions, that introduce tennis to children in a fun and relaxed environment.

Course every Sunday between 3:00pm – 4:00pm for children aged 4 – 11 years


Thornhill Tennis Club, Dewsbury, WF12 0LQ


Contact: Tawona 07966 987744

Totally Runable

Totally Runable uses running to build confidence in sport, exercise and life, for girls age 7-11.
Holiday camps for girls mix fun running games with positive messages from a team of positive role models. 4 holiday club themes to choose from;
– Running Like A Girl
– My Personal Best
– Running My Own Race
– Being Brave
Schools workshops work with girls and school staff using running to build confidence in sport, exercise and life over 6 weeks.
Call: 01226 982516

White Rose Camps

Dates TBC


A fun holiday camp for children of all interests and abilities in and between Reception and Year 7.


8:00am – 4:00pm

Horbury Academy, Horbury, WF4 5HE

Contact: 07875 763722