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Inspiring Excellence

'Coppice Academy:

Est 1937'

The Den


The Den is a before and after school club based on site at Coppice Academy. We operate on site and benefit from the schools excellent facilities, such as an adventure playground, large playing fields, tyre park, Art room, courtyard and school hall. 

We offer permanent and ad-hoc places for children aged 7-11 years. 

Before School club opens at 7:45am and we take the children into school for registration at 8.45am

A light breakfast is served until 8.30am


7:45am – 8:45am      £6.09 per session 

8am – 8:45am           £4.77 per session

After school club commences at 3.25pm, where children are collected from their classrooms and taken to The Den.

A snack is served at 3.25pm and a light tea at 5.15pm.

Children can be booked in until 4pm / 5pm or 6pm.


3:25pm- 4pm - £4.77

3:25pm – 5pm - £7.52

3:25pm- 6pm - £10.49

We work alongside parents to offer provision on Inset days.

We work hand in hand with the staff at all after-school clubs and your child can be collected from any clubs that they wish to attend and brought safely back to The Den.

The children also enjoy the use of their own dedicated outdoor space, games, books, films, crafts and seasonal topics and we offer children good play opportunities as set out in ‘Best Play’ through the seven play objectives. 

To explore The Den please contact Sue Robinson on 07874 661381 during opening hours or email