Message sent from:


Swimming lessons are held at the Lord Butler Leisure Centre, Saffron Walden.

If your child is swimming please ensure that they have their swimming kit with them on Wednesdays, including a swimming hat. 

Contributions are £4.50 per week to cover the cost of the coach, tuition fees, pool rental and guards.   Please make any cheques payable to Essex County Council.

Payments should be made on Mondays (or the first day of the term / half term if different

Swimming hats

We have a limited supply of Chrishall School printed swimming hats available for purchase from the office at £3 (payments to Chrishall Primary School please).

swim hat

Academic year 2017-2018 dates / costs

The dates for the whole year are as follows:

Autumn term – 

Wed 13 Sept to Wed 18 Oct inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00), years 3, 4

Wed 1 Nov to Wed 29 Nov inclusive (5 weeks, £22.50), years 3, 4

Wed 6 Dec - Year 5 & 6 Assessment week years 5,6 (1 wk, £4.50)

Spring term – 

GALA (selected children only) Date to be confirmed (1 week, £4.50) years 3, 4, 5, 6 (packed lunch)

Wed Jan 10 to Wed 7 Feb inclusive (4 weeks, £18.00) years 2, 5 (Note dates may change by one weekto accommodate the swimming gala onve we have received confirmation of the date)

Wed 21 Feb to Wed 28 March inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00) years 2, 5

Summer term – Wed 18 April to Wed 24 May inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00) years  R, 1

Wed 7 Jun to Wed 4 July inclusive (5 weeks, £22.50) years R, 1

When will my child be swimming?

Each year group will have one term of swimming per year as shown below:

 Autumn Term

 Spring Term

Summer Term

 Year 3

 Year 2


 Year 4

 Year 5

Year 1

Hit enter to search