Pocket Rockets

On Site

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.

Musiqhub Guitar lessons – Guitar Lessons are available at Stanley bay school through Dave Gatman from Musiqhub. Lessons are held during the school day, if you would like some more information, please contact Dave on 021 2221456 or dave.gatman@musiqhub.co.nz.  Or visit www.musiqhub.co.nz



Off Site


Trumpet lessons – have you always dreamed of learning an instrument?  Bill is the brass itinerant teacher at Belmont Intermediate school and is offering tuition to learn the Trumpet.  If this sounds like you, please contact him to discuss further – 021 973 323

Name it! – Clothing NAME Labels & Stickers – “Name It” have been supplying personalised clothing name labels and stickers for over 20 years, right here in Stanley Bay. You can order online by Clicking here. SBS is running an ongoing fundraiser with Name It, so don’t forget to enter the code “SBS” to receive a 5% discount yourself with an additional 15% going to the school. The best selling and easy to use, Iron On clothing labels are unique to the market and will last for years. These are also suitable for labeling the new school hats. Shoe Labels are also very popular to help reduce lost property. Most orders are processed within 1-2 working days. To place an order visit the online shop (www.nameit.co.nz) or pick up a brochure from the school office. You can also ring Name It on, 0800 626 348 or send an email to info@nameit.co.nz.

Craft & sewing classes at ‘The thread room’ – we will focus on fun, creative, crafty projects each week.  We will develop a strong creative eye and learn some great craft skills. These projects will be made by hand and mostly textile based. This term will involve working on a variety of creations, such as hand-stitched dinosaurs, embroidery, weaving, clay modeling and more!  The craft class is perfect for any child who wants a bit of added creativity in their week.  Check out the website if you would like to know more, www.threadroom.co.nz/classes

Calling all budding girl football players – Football is a great game for teaching your child teamwork and communication skills. Research has shown girls who play sports, especially team sports, have higher levels of confidence and self-esteem, with a more positive body image. Your local club, North Shore United (NSU) is doing its best to encourage more girls into sport through football and is on the lookout for some more 9th grade (born in 2010) girls to join its first-ever, all girls-only 9th grade team.  If you’d like to know more or to sign-up please email Ryan Ward: fdm@nsu.org.nz We look forward to seeing your girls on the pitch!

Trampoline Club – North Shore Trampoline club is taking enrolments.  Learn how to do flips, pass badges and maybe even enter competitions. See our website to enrol northshoretrampoline.co.nz

Kia Kaha Studios for Kids – Yoga for Kids!  Yoga is so much more than just doing the movements.  Not only is it incredibly beneficial for your childs physical development but there are so many more benefits.  Visit us at level 1, Byron Ave, Takapuna or check us out at kiakahastudios.co.nz.

Targeted tutoring sessions – Rebekah is a NZ registered teacher with 9 years of experience in schools both in New Zealand and England.  Rebekah is passionate about providing 1:1 targeted tutoring sessions to meet the educational needs of each individual child.  Please email rebekahstafford87@gmail.com for information or to book an initial consultation.

Urban Wolves – unleashing canine potential.  One-on-one adventures, obedience training, puppy development, pack walks.  Urban Wolves strives to provide enriching and mentally stimulating adventures for your dogs.  We love working with dogs and watching their personalities and confidence grow.  Our goal is to help meet their needs in a fun and positive way.  Contact us today:  Toni 021 114 6305, Sean 021 125 2332 or info@urbanwolves.co.nz or check out our website www.urbanwolves.co.nz.

Learn to Sail at Wakatere BC – Wakatere Boating Club (Narrow Neck Beach) Learn to Sail courses for junior and youths are open for booking.  We have a course on Monday after school during term 1 2019.  For more information please email wakatere.coaching@gmail.com.

Village Chiropractic – Complimentary spinal/posture checks for kids – Heavy bags, poor posture while studying (or while using devices) seem to be a feature of school life.  Village Chiropractic in Devonport is offering complimentary spinal/posture checks for kids in the upcoming school holidays.  Take the opportunity to have Dr Adrian (Chiropractor) assess your child’s posture and spinal health these holidays.  Bookings essential (allow 30 mins for an appointment).  Please call Tess on 445 8030.

Gift your child a tasty “Cooking Party” – right here in Devonport village.  They’ll adore our delicious Cupcake party, Bake-off team challenges, Cook and dine or Edible Science packages.  For further details or to book email kate@soulsprite.co.nz or Click here for more information.

Grand Training – computer classes – Classes for ages 5-15 in Minecraft, Learn to Code in Scratch, Python or Java, Create 3D games, web design, video editing, Build a PC and if younger, Discovery Computer Class.  For further information call 488 0787 or Click here.

Calliope Sea Scouts – Hi kids, do you want to have some fun?  Come and join our Kea’s group at Calliope Scout hall for kids aged 6 & 7. On every Wednesday (school term only) from 4.45 – 5.45pm.  Contact Alex Ranford on 021 029 49389.  Spaces are limited.

1st Devonport Scouting Group – Keas and Cubs – Loads of fun, life skills, self esteem, strong values, plus more … Enrol your son or daughter into Scouting.  Spaces are available for Keas & Cubs.  Register now for 3 trial visits, devonportscouts@gmail.com or phone 021 538 249.

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

Piano tuition – experienced local piano teacher close to SBS currently has spaces available.  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

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).

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.