External Providers

We are fortunate to have some external providers who are able to deliver specialist teaching and coaching across the school year.


Nippon UK – Provide quality Martial Arts tuition to thousands of students,  of all ages across the North West


Ju-Jitsu sessions are delivered in school on a Wednesday morning, from 8:00am. Classes are offered to pupils from Years 1 -6 and payment is made directly to Nippon UK. If your child is interested in attending these sessions, please contact them directly here.


Players In Education - Players Drama School

Players in education create fresh, fun, diverse workshops within schools in and around Preston. Courses are held for one hour after school, on a Tuesday, in the School Hall. This is run on a weekly basis for a minimum of six weeks. Whilst concentrating on building confidence, communication skills and creativity, the children will learn all aspects of the arts, culminating in an end of term performance where all families and friends will be invited to watch. If yout child would like to attend, please click here for more information and to sign up.  



Angela Mcneela delivers specialist tennis coaching before school on Thursdays and Fridays for Years 3-6. As well as school tennis she is the tennis coach af Barton Tennis Club on the A6 at Barton where she offers junior and adult sessions on Thursday and Friday evenings with an option to play in a Rise and Shine session on Saturday mornings. Match sessions are also organised dependant on interest. Both members and non members are welcome to play in coaching groups. Membership is encouraged as this enables players to practise between sessions. Membership is available for junior, senior, family, over 65s and there is a winter membership. ( Oct to March). Barton has seniors teams in both the Fylde and Ribble leagues.


Information about the club can be found by clicking here.


Angela also does indoor rackets for adults at Westview Leisure Centre. 


For any information regarding tennis coaching sessions at school or club tennis, please contact Angela directly on 07966315241 or email mcneela@btconnect.com


Contact Us

Sherwood Primary School, Sherwood Way, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9GA

Mrs J Maddock | Tel: 01772 719093 | Email: admin@sherwood.lancs.sch.uk

SEND (Special Educational Needs and Disability) Enquiries | Mrs K Hobson
Email: k.hobson@sherwood.lancs.sch.uk