Swimming lessons at Handcross Park School

Handcross Park School is set in picturesque grounds overlooking beautiful playing fields. This very spacious and warm pool has a real Scandinavian feel with beautiful wooden beams over the pool’s ceiling. We use the pool on Sundays and is within distance of Haywards Heath, Partridge Green, Cowfold, Southwater, Lower Beeding, Crawley, East Grinstead, Horsham and surrounding villages.

Course Dates 2017/8

Sunday’s Only between 7.45am – 1.30pm

Sun 23rd April till Sun 9th July (No swimming Sun 28th May) 2017 11 weeks
Summer Crash Course 7th – 11th August inc. 2017 5 days
Sun 3rd Sept till Sun 10th Dec (No swimming Sunday 22nd Oct) 2017 14 weeks
Sun 7th Jan till Sun 25th Mar (No swimming Sunday 11th Feb) 2018 11 weeks
Sun 15th April till Sun 8th July (No swimming Sunday 27th May) 2018 12 weeks



Handcross Park School (2nd entrance is Off High Beeches Lane). If the gate is closed please use the main school entrance and walk to the pool).
Handcross, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH17 6HF


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Easter and Summer Crash Course
Crash courses run at Handcross Park School in 2017

Pool Facilities

  • Water is heated to a warm 30 degrees
  • The pool is 17m x 8m wide. The shallow end starts at 0.9m then the pool drops to its deepest part 1.8m before finishing at 1.4m
  • It has four lanes so suitable for all abilities
  • Seating on poolside for grandparents to watch
  • Ample parking, please use the 2nd entrance off High Beeches Lane. If the entrance is closed then please use the main school entrance and walk through to the pool.
  • You are not allowed to use the grounds, play area or climbing frames I am afraid, as we are not insured and the school has asked that you respect their wishes and not use their property, other than the swimming pool. Therefore please supervise your children at all times and do not allow them to wander off, please keep to the car park and swimming pool area.

Class Suitability

  • Parent & Toddler classes (must be aged 2 yrs and potty trained)
  • Pre-school
  • Beginners
  • Improvers
  • Advanced
  • Junior Lifeguard Academy
  • Adults
  • 1 - 1 Lessons upon request (Inquire for cost)