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ABC Breakfast Club
XYZ After School Club

Providing excellent before and after school care where children feel safe, happy and secure, and mostly importantly have fun! Based at Alban City School and Bernards Heath Junior School in St Albans. We offer a wide range of creative crafts, fun games and indoor and outdoor activities, along with a healthy breakfast or delicious afternoon snack. All children are welcome from Reception to Year 6 (Year 3 – Year 6  Bernards Heath Junior School).


NEWS: – End of summer term
ABC Breakfast Club & XYZ After School Club is now CLOSED for the summer holidays.  If you need to contact us please send an email as the phone will not be monitored. We will get back to you as soon as we can, but please be patient. We wish everyone a very happy holiday and we look forward to seeing everyone in September!   Thank you to everyone for their kind thank you gifts – they are really appreciated. 

NEWS: – Job vacancy for a Playworker
We have a staff vacancy at our busy and fun after school club based at Alban City school. 4 afternoons per week. £10.39 per hour starting salary.  To start in July 2022. Term time only. Ideal position for a gap year student, parent (we offer free child spaces for staff children aged 4yr-11yr) or grandparent/ retiree! Please contact me on if you are interested in finding out more. 

NEWS: – Queens Jubilee Celebrations
The children had a wonderful afternoon tea to celebrate the Queens Platinum jubilee.  See the newsletter with some lovely photos here

NEWS: – Job vacancy at BHJS
We are delighted to say that the number of children having fun at XYZ After School Club is growing! As we expand we have a another vacancy for a play worker to join our existing experienced team of staff to ensure we are able to offer our fantastic service to all parents who need it. Do you know anyone who is energetic, fun & enjoys working with children who would like to join the ABC-XYZ team?  Thursday plus either Monday or Tuesday. 3.00pm- 5.00pm/6.00pm. Excellent rate of pay.
Please contact us on if you ave any further questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

If you are applying for school places for September 2022 in Reception or Year 3 at BHJS and would like to be added to our waiting list, please let us know your childs name and schools you are interested in.You will be added to our waiting list in the date order in which we receive your enquiry. 
Places are allocated to siblings as a priority, then in chronological order of all current and new enquiries. Places are then confirmed in April once your school places have been allocated. Please note that we anticipate that we will be full at some sessions and may not be able to fully accommodate all requests, so please enquire ASAP. No payment required until places are confirmed.
Please contact us on if you ave any further questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

NEWS: – ABC-XYZ Childcare are now closed for the summer break

We look forward to seeing everyone on Thursday 2nd September at Alban City and BHJS and on Friday 3rd September at Aboyne Lodge.  Should you need to contact us urgently during August, please send an email to and we will do our best to reply to you as soon as we can.
Thank you so much for all your support during the last year – its been a tricky one, but we rose to the challenge!
Have a lovely summer break, and we will see you in September!

NEWS: – Welcome back !!!
We are delighted to be open again for all children, and cannot wait to see everyone.It has been a very uncertain time for everyone and we understand there may be some anxiety for both children and adults returning to school. Our priority for the children will be to settle them back into the setting and to have a care for their wellbeing and mental health. There will be a big emphasis on friendships and relationships. We will be organising some lovely activities and games for the children to enjoy over the coming weeks including Easter craft and fun games, plus to make the most of the lighter evenings, we will aim to be outside as much as possible.
Please see our latest newsletters for further details on how we are keeping our settings Covid secure.

NEWS:  Updated Terms and Conditions Our updated T&Cs with new Covid 19 relevant information has been added to our website on the General Information page. Please contact us if you have any queries.  For details of our changes to procedures please see relevant Newsletters on the Newsletter page. 


Going back to the office?? ABC breakfast club has good availability every morning if you need to drop off early. Open from 7.30am. A gentle,fun start... to the day. Healthy breakfast and wide range of toys & games. Book now!

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“Children have opportunities to relax after a busy day at school”

“Children are offered a wide range of opportunities to learn and explore”

OFSTED November 2018