We currently have some availability across all of our swimming courses, please ring the school on 0191 237 1505 for more information.


We run courses for both adults and children of all ages and abilities.

Children's Swimming

Follow the ASA Learn to Swim Pathway and support your child to develop their swimming technique and awareness of water safety and personal survival.

Tutor: Jill Henderson - ASA Level 2 Swimming Coach.

Our 'Guide to the ASA Learn to Swim Pathway at Astley' explains our swimming groups so you can enrol your child for a suitable session. Our friendly qualified swimming teachers will also assess your child’s skills so that they can improve at the rate that’s best for them.

We offer swimming programmes on Tuesday - Friday from 4.30pm.

  • Autumn Term - 13 weeks: week commencing 11 September 2018 excluding half-term.
  • Spring Term - 12 weeks: week commencing 7 January 2019 excluding half-term.
  • Summer Term - dates TBC.

Adult Swimming

Join our friendly swimming groups suitable for all levels including those who want to learn to swim for the first time.

Tutor: Jill Henderson - ASA Level 2 Swimming Coach.

All of our 12 week programmes run Monday and Wednesday from 6.30pm as follows:

  • Autumn Term - 13 weeks: week commencing 11 September 2017 excluding half-term.
  • Spring Term - 11 weeks: week commencing 8 January 2018 excluding half-term.
  • Summer Term - 12 weeks: week commencing 16 April 2018 excluding half-term.


We enrol at any time so you or your child can join a swimming group whenever you/they are ready.

Enrol by post or in person during term time at Astley Community High School Main Reception. During term time, our Reception opening hours are Monday to Friday: 8.30am-4.30pm

All cheque payments should be made payable to Astley Community High School.


We would like to hear from you with suggestions of other sports and leisure activities that we could offer. Contact Community Learning for more details or to offer feedback by telephone on 0191 237 1505 or by email to community@astleyhigh.org.