Find below, all Spark4Kids scheduled events for the coming year. If you’re interested in 1-to-1 coding tuition for your child, or if your child is interested in creating their own portfolio of computer coding projects (including publishing their own mobile apps/games), kindly visit our private tuition page for more information.

If you can’t see what you’re looking for, please contact us for additional information or regularly check this page for upcoming events.

 


Autumn Term 2021

Term-Time weekly classes Autumn 2021

Saturday Term Dates

Saturday sessions offer both in-person (12 noon) and online attendance (11am & 12 noon), and start the weekend of Saturday 18th September and run until Saturday 11th December 2021 (inclusive).

Please make note of the following weekends, when there will be no sessions:

  • Saturday 2nd October  – Open Day at JAGS
  • Saturday 23rd October – Half-Term
  • Saturday 30th October – Half-Term

For our In-person classes we are based at James Allen’s Girls’ School (JAGS), which has multiple points of access. The entrance to Spark4Kids at JAGS is Green Dale, off 144 East Dulwich Grove, LONDON, SE22 8TE. The Green Dale entrance leads to our new location within the JAGS campus – the 6th Form block.


Thursday Term Dates

Thursday evening sessions are online-only (6pm), and offer Scratch 4 Kids, Python Intro 4 Kids, Python 4 Kids, and Touch-Typing 4 Kids. Sessions start Thursday 23rd September and conclude on Thursday 9th December 2021 (inclusive).

Please make note of the following dates, when there will be no sessions:

  • Thursday 21st October – Half-term
  • Thursday 28th October – Half-term

 

Available Courses

To make a booking, simply click on a link below, select whether you wish your child to attend in-person or online, enter your child’s or children’s details, add the bookings to your shopping cart and proceed to checkout. Courses available for booking term-time are shown below.

 

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Ages 5-7

Ages 7-12

Ages 11-14

Dev Squad

 

DofE Autumn 2021

The 3-month Autumn 2021 Duke of Edinburgh Bronze and Silver Award courses start Wednesday 15th September 2021 and will run until Wednesday 15th December 2021 (inclusive). Sessions run for an hour, starting at 6pm.

Please make note of the following weekdays, when there will be no DofE sessions:

  • Wednesday 20th October – Half-Term
  • Wednesday 27th October – Half-Term

Note that the above times are London/UK times – please convert to your local time to ensure the online classes will run at a time that your child can attend.

Do get in touch if you have any questions, using our contact details at the bottom of this page.

 

Online DofE Courses

These courses are designed for DofE participants aged 13-17 years completing their Bronze, Silver and Gold levels over 3-months, 6-months and 12-months. All courses listed below are appropriate for both absolute beginners and experienced attendees, with real-time tutor-led support being provided in a LIVE! online classroom environment.

To find out more or to book an online course, please click on the individual course links below.

  • Computer codingOnline Python 4 DofE: learn the highly sought-after life skill of computer coding using Python, one of the most popular coding languages on the planet
  • Games designOnline Unity 4 DofE: learn how to create mobile and desktop games from the ground up using the professional coding language C# and Unity 3D games engine
  • Touch-typingOnline Typing 4 DofE: learn the super-useful life skill of touch-typing on this introductory course to improve typing speed, accuracy and overall confidence

Group Discounts

We offer group discounts on all of our DofE courses as follows:
  • 2 participants booking together – 8% off
  • 3-5 participants booking as a group – 12% off
  • 6-10 participants booking as a group – 20% off
We offer even bigger discounts if you are a group of 11 or more participants booking together.

 

Pay Monthly by Instalments

Kindly note that all of our Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold courses offer the option to pay monthly in instalments.

To take advantage of the group discounts and monthly instalment plans, please get in touch (telephone or email) using the contact details at the footer of this page.

 


October Half Term 2021

Holiday Workshops October 2021 

The October Half-Term Holiday 2021 workshops are accessible online and in-person for the following dates:

  • 5 Days/Mornings: Online-Only: Monday 18th – Friday 22nd October 2021
  • 3 Days/Mornings: Online-Only : Monday 18th – Wednesday 20th October 2021
  • 2 Days/Mornings: Online-Only : Thursday 21st – Friday 22nd October 2021
  • 5 Days/Mornings: Online & In-Person: Monday 25th – Friday 29th October 2021
  • 3 Days/Mornings: Online & In-Person: Monday 25th – Wednesday 27th October 2021
  • 2 Days/Mornings: Online & In-Person: Thursday 27th – Friday 29th October 2021

Our In-Person courses are running from Alleyn’s School, SE22 in Dulwich.

 

Online & In-Person Touch-Typing for ages 8-14

Online & In-Person Coding Courses for ages 5-8

Online & In-Person Coding Courses for ages 8-12

Online & In-Person Coding Courses for ages 9-12

Online & In-Person Coding Courses for ages 11-16

 

Click on the individual links above to book a workshop or find out more.

We look forward to welcoming you to our computer coding workshops!

 

 


Spring Term 2022

Term-Time weekly classes Spring 2022


Details to be published late 2021

 

DofE Spring 2022

The 3-month Spring 2022 Duke of Edinburgh Bronze and Silver Award courses start Wednesday 5th January 2022 and run until Wednesday 30th March 2022 (inclusive). Sessions run for an hour, starting at 6pm.

Please make note of the following weekdays, when there will be no DofE sessions:

  • Wednesday 16th February – Half-Term

Note that the above times are London/UK times – please convert to your local time to ensure the online classes will run at a time that your child can attend.

Do get in touch if you have any questions, using our contact details at the bottom of this page.

 

Online DofE Courses

These courses are designed for DofE participants aged 13-17 years completing their Bronze, Silver and Gold levels over 3-months, 6-months and 12-months. All courses listed below are appropriate for both absolute beginners and experienced attendees, with real-time tutor-led support being provided in a LIVE! online classroom environment.

To find out more or to book an online course, please click on the individual course links below.

  • Computer codingOnline Python 4 DofE: learn the highly sought-after life skill of computer coding using Python, one of the most popular coding languages on the planet
  • Games designOnline Unity 4 DofE: learn how to create mobile and desktop games from the ground up using the professional coding language C# and Unity 3D games engine
  • Touch-typingOnline Typing 4 DofE: learn the super-useful life skill of touch-typing on this introductory course to improve typing speed, accuracy and overall confidence

Group Discounts

We offer group discounts on all of our DofE courses as follows:
  • 2 participants booking together – 8% off
  • 3-5 participants booking as a group – 12% off
  • 6-10 participants booking as a group – 20% off
We offer even bigger discounts if you are a group of 11 or more participants booking together.

 

Pay Monthly by Instalments

Kindly note that all of our Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold courses offer the option to pay monthly in instalments.

To take advantage of the group discounts and monthly instalment plans, please get in touch (telephone or email) using the contact details at the footer of this page.