Pocket Rockets


On Site

Mandarin Lessons – the fun way to learn another language!  A professionally developed program for younger learners.  Lots of fun activities, drama, music and games.  Experienced and trained native language teachers.  Cost – $21 per lesson or $57.50 for a yearly membership (includes access to fantastic online reviews and activities which parents can follow to see exactly what their children are learning). To register your interest or for a free TRIAL lesson please contact Maroussia on maroussia@lcfclubs.co.nz or phone 021 251 7435 www.lcfclubs.co.nz.

Pocket Rockets dance has been based at Stanley Bay School for 10 years!
We offer Hiphop, Jazz and Contemporary dance classes for ages 3 – adult.
Contact Jane on 021 140 3786 or jane@pocketrockets.co.nz or click here

Marrzipan Drama – is your child shy?  Do they feel intimidated by the idea of public speaking and performance?  Do they sometimes find it difficult to make eye contact?  Do they just need dedicated time per week to just be CRAZY?  Come and join the revolutionary self-confidence programme ‘Marrzipan’.  We run awesome classes at schools, which focus on key life skills and public speaking ability.  We play fun engaging games and perform at the end of term, once to parents and once to the school.  All scripts are original, engaging, educational and HILARIOUS.  You can sign your child up for a TRIAL LESSON click here  (we have contact numbers on there too, should you prefer to talk to a human!)

Music Education Centre – Are you the next great pop star? We are the largest specialist music provider in Auckland – teaching music is what we do! Click here to enrol your child today.

Guitar lessons – Dave Gatman – Guitar lessons are available at school, on Thursdays, through Dave Gatman from Musiqhub.  If you would like to enrol your child to start Guitar lessons, please contact Dave on 021 222 1456 or dave.gatman@musiqhub.co.nz.

Karate – Marc Sofinowski (6th Dan Senior instructor) – Kenkokan Karate the premier karate club of Devonport.  Kids karate lessons available in the Stanley Bay School hall on Thursday afternoons and Saturday mornings, and in the Devonport school hall on Monday afternoons.  Contact Marc at kenkokankarate@gmail.com or 021711062.

Playball Kidz – Sport Development programme – Tuesdays (Year 1-4 only).  We teach the fundamental skills of 7 different types of Sport (Tennis, Hockey, Baseball, Volleyball, Soccer, Basketball and Netball).  Let your child learn the skills needed to try out for a team sport. We will teach your child the correct, hand, eye, body positioning, as well as building their social skills, team work, balance, co-ordination, mid-line crossing, rhythm and timing to succeed and carry on with Sport at a team level.  Contact Candace on 0210540134 or candace@playball.co.nz or to enrol directly click here.

Creative Matters Art Workshops after school – Mondays (T3) – Are you looking for a creative outlet for your child and a worthwhile activity after school?  Creative Matters will be running quality, artist led art workshops after school for children aged 6-11 years on Mondays 3-5pm, right here at Stanley Bay school (starting week 2).  Term 3 theme is: Exploring positive and negative space through collage, painting, drawing and sculpture. For more info & to book click here.


Off Site


Off Site

Drum lessons – if you are interested in learning the Drums, Jess Hix from the NZ Navy Band is available.  You can contact her at jesshix1@gmail.com or 027 468 0485.

Piano tuition – experienced local piano teacher close to SBS has spaces available for lessons in Term 3.  Before or after school times available.  All ages and levels welcome.  For more information contact Jo Buckingham on 445 4674 or email jo@tanekaha-nz.com

Devonport Scoops – treat time Friday!  Every Friday from 3pm – 5pm single scoops are only $2.50!  Mention this and get a free waffle cone or any topping free! 29 Victoria Road, Devonport, phone 445 9302

Segway Tours – easy to learn, fun to ride, a unique experience!  Family fun on a Segway is a unique outdoor activity for a family with children from 10 years old.  You have 45 minutes of Segway fun.  Contact us on 027 3393 155 or www.magicbroomsticktours.co.nz or come to the Devonport Ferry terminal (next to the Fullers ferry ticket office).

Marbles Holiday Art Programme 2 Delicious Weeks! Marbles Studio – 2 Calliope Rd Devonport  Another two week holiday is fast approaching and we are bursting with excitement over our next holiday art programme. We have put together a collection of fabulous art projects that we are all buzzing about. Delicious chocolate factories, evil witches and wizards, fantastic foxes, amazing kites and of course a giant peach! brave and mischievous rabbits, detective cases, hobbit houses, country scenes and creations from the stone ages. With so much creativity in our projects we cant wait to get started with you. For more information please email – Ruth@marblesstudio.co.nz

INTEGR8  – hip hop & musical theatre classes.  Let’s move towards a more inclusive society!  INTEGR8 offers classes to both mainstream & special needs children.   We believe if kids do stuff together, then disability isn’t seen as anything weird or unusual. We are all different and unique! You probably have kids who love dance and theatre, they could be pioneers in a new inclusive society! For information on hip hop classes click here.