We are delighted to announce our partnership with Communifit, health and fitness for everyone in the community, from the youth to the aged. Communifit is taking over the running of exercise classes at Leweston School. These classes include, bootcamp, boxercise, indoor cycling and 5v5 football.

To sign up for membership or enquire about pay as you go for any Commuifit class at Leweston, please contact jane@communifit.co.uk.

Leweston also opens its 25 metre indoor heated pool to the public for open lane swimming four times a week.

Swimming Pool Timetable From September 2023

Mondays12:05 – 13:05
Tuesdays08:00 – 08:45
Wednesdays08:30 – 09:30
Thursdays08:00 – 08:45

Please check in and pay at Cedars Café with the café supervisor. No online bookings. Our swimming pool is not open on Fridays, Saturdays or Sundays.

PRICES: Adults £5.00 | Seniors £2.00 | Children £3.00 (children under the age of 3 are free)

*Please note seniors are for people over the age of 60 and children are ages up to 16.

Our Classes


Upper and lower body strengthening, cardiovascular fitness, core strengthening – this class has it all! Exercises are similar to a circuits style class, suitable for all ages and abilities. If it’s raining, we’re still training!

Monday | 18:00 – 19:00 | Leweston School

Tuesday | 07:00 – 07:45 | Leweston School

Thursday | 18:00 – 19:00 | Leweston School


An exercise class based on training concepts that boxers use to keep fit using eight different punches. Tone all areas of the body whilst building your cardio fitness in this enjoyable class. Boxercise is one of the most popular exercise classes in the UK and great for all abilities.

Tuesday | 18:00 – 19:00 | Leweston School


Pilates exercises develop the body through muscular effort that stems from the core. This class will be held in the Italian Garden.

Wednesday | 18:00 – 19:00 | Leweston School

5V5 Football

Five-a-side football is a version of mini football, in which each team fields five players (four outfield players and a goalkeeper).

Thursday | 19:15 – 20:15 | Leweston School

Open Lane Swimming

The school’s 25 metre heated indoor swimming pool is open throughout the week for lane swimming. For just £5.00 PAYG, why not come for a swim and enjoy the use of Cedars café right next door. Lane swims are restricted to 24 people in the pool, 8 per lane.

Classes for Leweston Parents

Communifit host two exercise classes on our school grounds, exclusively for Leweston parents.

YOGA: Mondays – September 11, 18, 25, October 2, 9 08:30 – 09:30 in the Drawing Room. £10.00 PAYG or £40.00 for the full course.

BOOTCAMP: Tuesdays – September 26, October 3 & 10 08:30 – 09:30 outside by Cedars Cafe. £10.00 PAYG or £24.00 for the full course.

For more information, please email Communifit.

Children’s Pool Parties

The pool can be hired exclusively for birthday pool parties at the weekends and during the holidays. This includes the use of our inflatable course for an additional cost.

All swimming pool sessions include the use of the café gardens for one hour after the swim session. Please note that members of the public will be using the café (if open), toilets and changing room.

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Terms and Conditions

Leweston's Swimming Pool Rules

Please pay for sessions in the café via the Café Supervisor.  

  1. Lane swims:  
  2. Respecting others “right to enjoy their swim” 
  3. Lane discipline –  
  • Ensure swimmers are in the correct lane for ability.  
  • Please follow the direction signs at end of each lane.  
  • If a swimmer changes strokes, he or she may need to change lanes in busy sessions.  
  1. Shoes must be removed before walking on the soft flooring surrounding the pool.   
  2. You MUST declare any medical condition to the lifeguard on duty and ensure if Asthmatic you have an inhaler with you ON poolside.  
  3. Food, drink and chewing gum are not permitted on the pool side, picnics may be eaten in the grounds around the pool and tennis courts – please ensure you take your litter home.  
  4. All children aged 12 and under must be accompanied at all times by an adult in the swimming pool dome area.  Children 7 and under are NOT permitted to swim without an adult in the pool with them.  This must be strictly adhered to. The lifeguard cannot accept responsibility for your children in your absence.  
  5. Fins and Personal Inflatables are only allowed at the discretion of the lifeguard.   
  6. Tennis courts are available to use.  Bookings must be made via the Café Supervisor or email cafe@leweston.dorset.sch.uk.  Tennis nets must be slackened after play.   Holiday time only 
  7. The school buildings and grounds are out of bounds to anyone using the pool or tennis courts, including current pupils and parents.
  8. Leweston School is a ‘no smoking’ site.  
  9. No dogs or ball games are allowed in the pool garden area. 
  10. Use of the swimming pool is at the lifeguards’ discretion and their decision is final. 

Swimming Pool direct number: 01963 211035

Cedars Café direct number: 01963 210683

The Leweston Learner
From Nursery to Sixth Form Leweston shares an educational approach that helps our pupils develop an attitude to learning they can apply across the curriculum, as well as in the wider world. Click on the five key characteristics to find out more.
Scholarships at Leweston

Each year Leweston is proud to award scholarships which recognise and encourage pupils with talent, potential and who we believe will make a significant contribution to the life of the school. Scholarships are available for Academic Excellence and in Art and Design, Equestrian, Music, Drama, Sport and Pentathlon.

Application Deadline:

Sixth Form | 10 November 2023 (CLOSED)
11+ and 13+ | 5 January 2024

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