OSCARS @ Craigentinny opened in 2018. Based in the school dining room , the after school club is open to children in classes P1 – P7 attending Craigentinny Primary School. The After School Club makes use of the school dining hall and playgrounds.
After School Club
The club commences from the end of the school day until 5.45pm Monday to Thursday. On a Friday children are met by OSCARS staff and escorted to OSCARS Royal High Primary after school club – situated just a 10 minute walk away. The club offers a wide range of activities, and following consultation with the children, a weekly programme of events and activities is planned.
On a Monday to Thursday on arrival, and on a Friday mid-afternoon, children receive a nutritious snack and drink which varies from day to day and the snack menu is displayed on a weekly basis at the club. Unlimited drinks are available throughout the afternoon. On a Friday children should bring their own packed lunch.
OSCARS staff all wear OSCARS uniform consisting of orange polo shirt, orange fleece and ID badge. They collect children in classes P1 – P2 from their classrooms.
The programme takes into account the time of year, and incorporates special occasions and multi-cultural celebrations and at regular intervals will include theme weeks. Activities offered always include arts & crafts, physical activities and imaginative play, and the programme is always clearly displayed for all children/parents/carers to see.
Resources such as sports equipment, arts and crafts materials, board games, books, dressing up clothes and pretend play equipment are readily available daily.
Occasionally, the children will enjoy an off-site activity, such as a trip to a local park, cinema, bowling etc. Details of these activities will be communicated to children/parents/carers in advance.
In service day and mid term childcare provision is offered and will take place at the Royal High Primary School or one of OSCARS childcare venues in the EH7 area depending on facility availability.Request a Place
OSCARS @ Craigentinny
Craigentinny Primary School
4 Loganlea Drive
Telephone: 07971 094244
Club Manager: Tatiana Correia
OSCARS @ Craigentinny is based from the school dining hall. OSCARS enjoys use of the dining hall and playground, and other facilities when available.
Care Inspectorate Number: CS2018367063
As a registered childcare service OSCARS can accept childcare vouchers.
Further information and prices
Please contact SpringOscars@actionforchildren.org.uk for further details and prices.