Sport

At King Edward’s School, we are lucky to have some outstanding sports facilities, including a swimming pool, athletics track and dedicated hockey astro. We are pleased to be able to share these facilities with our local community at no cost through the below programmes.

The facilities are easily accessible from Bristol Road, near the University of Birmingham (postcode: B29 7JX). To make further enquiries about any of our sport programmes, email: outreach@kes.org.uk.

Hockey, rugby and netball coaching

Date: Autumn and spring terms on Monday and Friday mornings                    
Time: 9.30am-12.00pm
Location: Eastern Road sports facilities (Postcode: B29 7JX)                   
Cost: Free

We offer hockey, rugby and netball coaching at our Eastern Road sports facilities to children in Year 4 or 5. Courses usually run over five mornings, but we can customise sessions if necessary. The children are coached in both sports on each morning, and are regularly given certificates to evidence what they have achieved. Participating schools must be able to transport their children to our Eastern Road sports facilities.

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Cricket, athletics and rounders coaching

Date: Summer term
Time:
9.30am-12.00pm
Location: Eastern Road sports facilities (Postcode: B29 7JX)
Cost:
Free

We offer coaching in cricket, athletics and rounders at our Eastern Road sports facilities to children in Year 4 or 5. Courses usually run over five mornings, but we can customise sessions if necessary. The children are baselined, and evidence on progress is collated and returned to the primary school. The children are coached in both sports on each morning, and are regularly given certificates to evidence what they have achieved. Participating schools must be able to transport their children to our Eastern Road sports facilities.

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Use of swimming pool

Date: May, June and early July
Time:
Mornings
Location: King Edward’s School (Postcode: B5 7SP)
Cost:
Free

Primary schools are able to let our swimming pool during the summer term when it is not being used for PE teaching. Schools must be able to transport their children to our swimming pool and provide a qualified lifeguard.



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