About Us... 
OOSC have been committed to providing high quality childcare where children have fun, since 2007.

Cath Purchase started running a successful club at Olveston Primary School (in Jan 2007) and in April 2010 followed the same format at St Helen’s Primary School, Alveston, Our club based at St Mary's Primary School, Thornbury  started in June 2011, St Mary's R.C. School Bradley School in April 2014, Cherry Garden,Bitton (Sep 2014) Frenchay (Sep2014) and Cadbury Heath OOSC is due to open in September 2018. .

We are regulated and regularly inspected by Ofsted. St Mary's Thornbury and Cherry Garden clubs were awarded Outstanding in 2015 and 2016. Frenchay had a Good Ofsted in 2016 and St Mary's Bradley stoke club has just been inspected in March 2018 with another Outstanding report ! 

The inspection reports can be viewed at


Business Manager  / Owner:   Cath Purchase
Area Manager:    Sam Warren
Administrator: Kate Whatley
Supervisors: Hannah/Mandy (St Helen's) Teresa /Jen (St Mary's Thornbury) Sarah (St Mary's Bradley Stoke), Kaylea/Kate  (Frenchay), Sam  (Cherry Garden / Cadbury Heath)
Mission Statement
OOSC Out of School Clubs provide fun, high-quality, affordable care, working in partnership with the school, parents and the community.
Art and craft
Outdoor play
Construction toys
Board games
Role play / imaginative play
Quiet reading / relaxation


Healthy (and not so healthy!) Snacks
Painting and Craft
Fun and Games
Building and Rest

Ofsted Outstanding for St Helen's After School and Holiday Club and St Marys Bradley Stoke!

We are pleased to announce another OOSC Outstanding grade awarded when an inspector visited St Helen's After School and Holiday club on Thursday 30th August 2018 

Latest Availability for NOVEMBER 2018

To guarantee availability for places, you will need to book a regular place at the club. Contact the team at 

If your booking is Ad Hoc (booked online) you will need to book in plenty of time to guarantee a place on our busy days. Booking is only guaranteed with payment in advance.

Childcare Vouchers

The new government tax-free childcare scheme is due to replace the existing Childcare Vouchers used by parents. This is for new registrants only and parents who are already in a voucher scheme can continue to use their existing scheme to pay OOSC.

Holiday Club

The holiday club is very popular so dont forget to Book early for OCTOBER 2018 club to secure your places!  We are now full on Wednesday 31st October.

Here's some photos from Easter 2018....