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.

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 (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.

Yoga – Adult Yoga class at Stanley Bay School hall – starting Sun 6 May 2018 then Sundays thereafter from 9:30-10:30am.  Community rates – $10 cash per class.  Taught by experienced yoga teacher, registered Nurse, and SBS Mum Marika Pickett. Contact 022 370 5290, marika.pickett@gmail.com. No need to book – please bring a yoga mat and water bottle. This class suits novices, beginners, and intermediate – the class is moderately paced and easy to follow. All  welcome.

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

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

Voice Drama Holiday Programme – My name is Mary Laurence and I’m a teacher at Vauxhall School. I will be running a very exciting holiday programme suitable for all primary ages on Thursday 12 and Friday 13 July. The children will take part in lots of FUN hall games, energizers, circle time, working in teams, craft & keep, confidence building & good times! Over the 2 days the kids will put together plays based on their own ideas. The performances will take place for you at 3.00pm on the Friday. Please book now to reserve places! For more info & bookings please contact voicedrama1@gmail.com

Tennis July Holiday programme – DEVONPORT’S LOCAL NGATARINGA TENNIS CLUB! Tennis Coaching, games and fun! Beginners and non-members also welcome. 9am-12:30pm July 9-13thJuly 16-20th– full week $150 or casual $35 per session- email or call Rixt on admin@tennisplus.co.nz or 021 0305260 to book now! On rain or shine.

Little Cooks classes – Registrations now open for Term 2 Little Cooks classes at Belmont Intermediate School.  Fridays 3.30-4.30pm; 11 May – 29 June.  Theme: Dinners and Desserts. Goal: To get your kids making dinner once a week! We will be cooking Spaghetti and Meatballs, Cookies and Cream Cheesecakes, Home-Made Baked Beans with Baked Potatoes, Unicorn Cupcakes and lots more! Cost: $232 (incl GST) for 8 weeks.  Ages: year 4-8. Email team@littlecooks.co.nz to enrol or click here for more information.

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.