Leisure and Activities

Pupils have access to a number of facilities within each House. School House has a pool table and table tennis table and St Margaret’s House has a table tennis table. Each House has computer facilities both in the computer room and internet points in bedrooms. There is a small library of both reference and fiction books for pupil use together with a number of board games. There are also well equipped kitchens and television lounges. There is a tennis court within School House grounds, as well as a netball court, 5-a-side football goals and a basketball hoop, whilst St Margaret’s House grounds include the indoor swimming pool to which all pupils have access.

During free time, Sixth Formers have supervised access to Vines Hall, where they can use the weights/training room, or the gymnasium for basketball, badminton or five-a-side football and hockey. Other facilities include the swimming pool which is available most evenings and at weekends, The Paddock, the School’s main playing field and our Sports Centre, just 5 minutes from School. Pupils are encouraged to learn a musical instrument and practice regularly.

Extensive activities and outings are organised every weekend for boarders remaining at School. These include sporting activities on-site, expeditions to historical and other places of interest, adventure outings to various destinations, shopping, cinema and theatre.