extra-curricular activity

Basketball Club

Target Group

  • Aimed at Upper School, primarily Years 11, 12 & 13
  • Lower Years by invitation only


  • Every Wednesday after school
  • Sports Hall
  • 3.20pm to 4.45pm


  • Sessions will work in much the same way each week with a focus on specific game fitness, personal skill acquisition in all the individual components of basketball, team activities and drills, fame situations and competitive matches
  • Team tactics and in-game coaching will be introduced to the sessions as the overall standard improves and warrants.


  • PE kit
  • Strong supportive footwear
  • Commitment


  • The ultimate aim is to reach a standard where the squad can play a series of matches against other schools, and where enough players could support a thriving inter-house competition each year
  • The trophies of MVP (Most Valuable Player) and MIP (Most Improved Player) will be considered for annual award on the basis of training sessions and matches where appropriate

Darrick Wood School
Lovibonds Avenue,
Kent, BR6 8ER

01689 850271