Hallows, every child has the opportunity to participate in team and individual
sports and activities at the level that challenges them but which suits their
With over 15
acres of pitches, floodlit tennis courts, a modern sports hall, heated covered
swimming pool, an Astroturf pitch, a multi-purpose surface, golf practice nets
and bunkers, cricket nets, an all weather cricket wicket and more, our
facilities are matched by the expertise and commitment of staff and visiting
professionals who contribute to sport at every level of the school. Investment
in teaching and facilities has been extensive and is on-going in order to
enable us to provide programmes that are as individualised as possible.
Sport is a
vitally important feature of school life. Through the games lessons and the
physical education programme, all children are encouraged to take part and
parents are invited to spectate and support the children in competitive
fixtures and tournaments. The weekend match programme (morning and afternoon) is extremely
extensive and is a major feature of our wider educational provision.
opportunities exist in rugby, hockey, cricket, netball, rounders, swimming,
athletics, gymnastics, trampolining, judo, golf, riding, fencing, ballet,
cross-country, as well as other activities like basketball, squash, football,
etc. Our Tennis Academy is a very significant entity, supporting children and adults across the
performance spectrum. The Academy holds the LTA (Lawn Tennis Association)
are organised in the major team games on a regular basis; the rugby and hockey
teams, for example, have enjoyed visits recently to Holland, Ireland and other
regions in England.