Leweston excellent sports facilities are aided by the acres of grounds in which the school sits. There is an all-weather hockey pitch which also provides a nine tennis courts in the summer, a sports hall which acts as both an indoor netball and hockey court, provides four badminton courts. Other facilities include six netball courts, six hard surface tennis courts; a 25m indoor heated swimming pool, 300m grass track and synthetic long jump.

Our lettings are open 7 days a week with extended opening hours during school holidays.

The Spaces

Sports Hall

The school’s cavernous sports hall plays host to fencing, shooting, gymnastics, fitness training, badminton, basketball, trampolining and many other indoor sports.

The hall has markings for: netball, tennis, volleyball, badminton, basketball and 5 a-side football.

Equipment available as part of the hire includes: netball posts, volleyball posts, badminton posts, basketball hoops, trampolines, a partitioning wall, blue/crash mats, a whiteboard, a sound system and a projector.

Price to hire per hour: £40.00

Swimming Pool

Our heated 25m swimming pool comes equipped with floats, lane ropes, a viewing area and changing/shower facilities.

The pool can be hired exclusively for birthday pool parties at the weekends and during the holidays. It also plays host to a number of swimming clubs and training organisations.

Its unusual design allows extensive bifold doors at the front of the pool to be folded away on summer days which also allows the school to hold regional and national Biathle and Triathle competitions as competitors can run straight into the pool complex.

Price to hire per hour: £115.00

Price to hire inflatable course: £180.00

Rugby Pitch

Our rugby pitch is the perfect facility to hire for local clubs in the Sherborne area looking to train or exercise outside.

Leweston School is delighted to be a partner of the Bath Schools Rugby Programme which provides out students and other local pupils with the opportunity to receive high quality coaching sessions as well as participate in masterclasses and roadshows.

Price to hire per hour: £30.00

Tennis/Netball Courts

Our floodlit, fenced MUGA has markings for six netball courts and six hard surface tennis courts.

Price to hire per hour: £7.50


Football/Athletics Pitch

Our football/athletics pitch is available to hire in the summer.

Price to hire per hour: £29.00

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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