extracurricular activity

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Noun1.extracurricular activity - educational activities not falling within the scope of the regular curriculumextracurricular activity - educational activities not falling within the scope of the regular curriculum
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
dramatics - participation in theatrical productions as an extracurricular activity
athletics - participation in sports events as an extracurricular activity
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Every pupil pays Sh150 for the watchman's salary and Sh500 to cater for school activities, they said.
Contract notice: land transport services for school activities, extracurricular activities and other various activities
We are also keen to support our own school activities and programmes by raising funds.
Joanna Santillan, CEO and founder of Afterschool, said: "The launch of the Afterschool token pushes us in realising our vision of creating a global booking platform for parents offering hassle-free access to after school activities, schools and nurseries.
About one quarter (27%) of parents in households earning less than $60,000 a year said the cost of school activities caused a drop in participation for their child, compared to 12% in households earning more than $60,000 a year.
Summary: This application aims at reaching more and more parents looking for after school activities for their children
We are just dipping our toes in the water and looking for innovative ideas to provide transport for after school activities.
Many local authorities have a wide range of after school activities which are affordable and appropriate for children and young people in their area and the Assembly Government's Community Focused Schools programme supports local education authorities to develop a range of out of school hours learning opportunities and childcare for children and young people.
In a recent report by Save the Children in Wales, children and young people from rural areas said that they would like to take part in out of school activities such as karate, cookery clubs, dance, drama, bowling, youth clubs and summer camps but couldn't because they were either too expensive or located too far away.
The relationships between types of adolescents' after school activities and problem behavior (03-R20).
Summary: Unruly pupils who seriously disrupt school activities or refuse to leave class should be controlled by force, new guidance says.
But with a quarter of young people in the area saying they would like to take part in more after school activities and wishing their school offered more, the solution could be close at hand.

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