Bishop Ian Ramsey Church of England Primary School

Extra Curricular activities and wrap around care

Extra-curricular offer

We offer a wide range of after-school clubs, which are refreshed each half term. We aim to provide a mix of clubs to interest and engage our children. Some of our clubs are run by school staff while others are delivered by external providers. We are proud of our extra-curricular provision, which adds to the wider overall offer available to our children here at BIR.

Clubs (2023-24)

Autumn 1 Clubs 2023-24

Autumn 2 Clubs 2023-24

Breakfast Club

Our Breakfast Club is run by school staff in the Dining Hall from 7.30am until 8.45am and costs £2.50 per child per day (this includes breakfast). 

Big Hands Little Hands After School and Holiday Club

Big Hands Little Hands Childcare Big Hands Little Hands offer a daily after school care facility for Bishop Ian Ramsey pupils until 5.30pm. Further details can be found on their website at or by contacting Bev on 07745086793 or

Big Hands Little Hands also run throughout the school holidays, with sessions based at BIR.

Bishop Ian Ramsey CE Primary School is part of the Durham Diocesan MAT. Durham Diocesan MAT is a company limited by guarantee (company number 10847279) and exempt charity registered in England and Wales at The Cai Building (fourth floor), Coble Dene, Royal Quays, North Shields, NE29 6DE.