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 2022

Term-Time weekly classes Autumn 2022

 

Term Dates

Saturdays

The Online & In-person Autumn 2022 Term starts the weekend of Saturday 17th September and runs until Saturday 10th December 2022 (inclusive). In-person sessions run 12pm-1pm while online classes are available 11am-12pm, 12-1pm and 2-3pm.

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

  • Saturday 1st October – JAGS Open Day
  • Saturday 22nd October – Half-Term Break
  • Saturday 29th October – Half-Term Break

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.

Thursdays

Our Online Autumn 2022 Thursday Evening Sessions in Scratch 4 Kids, Python Intro 4 Kids and Python 4 Kids are online-only and run 6-7pm. Sessions start Thursday 22nd September and conclude on Thursday 8th December 2022 (inclusive).

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

  • Thursday 20th October – Half-term Break
  • Thursday 27th October – Half-term Break

Note that the above times are London/UK times – please convert to your local time to ensure the online classes work for you.

Please contact us if you have any questions. You can click on the individual course links below to book or to find out more about each course.


 

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 6-7

Ages 7-12

Ages 11-14

Ages 13-17

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

 

Start at Anytime

Kindly note that our Duke of Edinburgh Bronze, Silver and Gold courses can be started at any time. If you want to reserve your space now but have your child start at a later date, kindly book and include your preferred starting week in the learner notes.


 

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, get in touch (telephone or email) using the contact details at the footer of this page or fill out this form before booking, and we will contact you with information next steps: DofE Group Discount Form

Please note that this form is for submitting a group discount request for our DofE courses – to submit a general enquiry about our DofE courses, please visit this page: Duke of Edinburgh Enquiry

Please read on if you are interested in group discounts for 2 or more DofE attendees.

 

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. To access these discounts do get in touch with us: Contact Form

 

 


October Half Term 2022

Holiday Workshops October 2022 

 

We are pleased to announce our Online Workshops for the October Half-Term 2022.

These courses will be available for the week of Monday 24th October, for the following dates:

  • 5 Dates: Monday 24th – Friday 28th October 2022
  • 3 Dates: Monday 24th – Wednesday 26th October 2022
  • 2 Dates: Thursday 27th – Friday 28th October 2022

Further to this, classes will run at the following times (subject to course):

  • Online, All-Day: 9:30am – 3:30pm
  • Online, Mornings: 9:30am – 1:00pm
  • Online, Afternoons: 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Note that the above times are London/UK times – please convert to your local time to ensure the online classes work for you.

Please contact us if you have any questions. You can click on the individual course links below to book or to find out more about each course.

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Online Courses for ages 8-14

Computer coding workshops for ages 8-14 years – each of these courses are available to book for 2, 3, or 5 sessions:

Online Touch-Typing Courses for ages 8-14

Afternoon touch-typing workshops for ages 8-14 years – these courses are available to book for 2, 3, or 5 sessions:

Online Courses for ages 11-16

Computer coding workshops for ages 11-16 years – each of these courses are available for 2, 3, or 5 sessions:

 

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 2023

Term-Time weekly classes Summer 2023

Details to be confirmed