Our 22.7m swimming pool with newly refurbished changing facilities is a great asset of the school and is enjoyed by students and members of our local community - including canoeing enthusiasts!
The opening times for activities that are run by local clubs and associations are:
5pm to 10pm weekdays
9am to 5pm weekends
The Sports Hall has 4x badminton courts, 4x cricket nets, 1x netball court and 1x basketball court with six additional training hoops (two of which are height adjustable and suitable for mini basketball). The lighting system is excellent and the hall's generous height (12.5 metres) makes it ideal for all of these activities. There is also a curtain dividing the centre of the space, allowing it to be used as 2 discrete areas.
A viewing balcony offers a perfect position to watch activities and helps to create an exciting atmosphere for
Located just off the Sports Hall's viewing gallery is a Dance Studio with 2 mirrored walls, matted flooring, dance barres and a music system. This space can be screened off for privacy and is used for our fitness and dance classes. It is also used by local community groups and sports clubs for similar activities including martial arts and aerobics.
Within the Sports Hall facility we have a Club Room which is fitted out with ICT equipment and specialist software to assist with our students' sports education.
This facility is also used for coach development, workshops, seminars, meetings and other related training courses.
Our Tennis Centre comprises of two areas. The first is floodlit, including two full size tennis courts, two mini tennis courts and markings for one netball court. The second area houses a further two tennis courts (with no flood lighting).
Our 52m x 33.5m floodlit ("third generation") Artificial Turf Football Pitch (ATP) is an excellent facility which can be used by students throughout the year and despite poor weather.
This is also an extremely popular facility with members of the local community who use it for clubs and sporting events.
The Gymnasium was refurbished in August 2007 and contains markings for volleyball, badminton and basketball along with space for 3 trampolines. This space is also used for youth clubs and martial arts clubs as there is provision for punch bags, and also plenty of room for table tennis tables.
Our Fitness Suite contains a good range of fitness machines and weight training equipment including a tread mill, leg press, chest press, life stepper, power station, a selection of weights and a nautilus weight bench.