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Introducing our new Learning Hubs at Success4All!

Here at Success4All, we are proud to announce two new Learning Hub locations this year. These are situated at Westgate Primary school and Thomas Walling Primary school. Our Hub at Westgate Primary is like our other Learning Hubs where tutoring takes place. The Hub is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5 pm. […]

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Success4All does coding, rockets and robotics with Go Volunteer!

As part of our Easter and Summer holiday clubs this year, we ran coding activities where children and young people learnt how to build and code sensors, gadgets and robots with Lego WeDo, Lego Mindstorms and the BBC micro:bit. At our Easter Study Support Club, we focused on coding and programming with robotics. Children and […]

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Success4All’s 10th Summer School!

This year marked our third Summer School in the Apostolic Church, Wingrove and our 10th Summer School since 2007! We ran the Summer School for the first two-weeks of the holidays, from Monday 24th July – Friday 4th August. 78 children and young people aged 5 – 14 registered for the Summer School, with an […]

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Celebrating our Community of Children, Young People, Parents and Volunteers!

Last week was the end of our Learning Hubs and a very eventful and successful year! This year, the number of Learning Hubs increased to 8, with access to 18 sessions every week across Newcastle. These Hubs have given 386 children a place to learn and build confidence, supported by 195 volunteers! It has been […]

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Egg-cellent Easter Fun Day!

On the last week of the Easter holidays, we ran an Easter Study Support club. In the morning, 16 children and young people signed up for one-to-one tuition to prepare them for their upcoming exams. In the afternoons, they had the chance to join gardening followed by coding sessions. In the coding session, children and young […]

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A FAB Half Term Holiday!

Over in Ponteland FAB for Kids ran a half term holiday club for children during their February break, the club lasted for three days, from Monday 20th until Wednesday the 22nd of February and was held at Ponteland Community Middle School. The club, aimed at children over eight years old, offered a wide range of […]

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Our Code Clubs need your vote – Aviva Community Fund

Last year S4A were part of the Aviva Community Fund to win money to keep our Learning Hubs going for another year. After receiving 5629 votes our project went to the panel and we were chosen as a winner! We were so overwhelmed with all the support from people in the local community who know […]

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Success4All Coders

Success4All started our first Code Club in September of last year, and we now run three across the city. Our Club members have been learning to program computers, and have produced an impressive range of games and animations. Some of these can be seen on the Kids Kabin (https://scratch.mit.edu/users/kidskabin/)  and Success4All (https://scratch.mit.edu/users/success4all/) Scratch web pages. […]

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