Swimming

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 2016-2017 dates / costs

The dates for the whole year are as follows:

Autumn term – 

Wed 14 Sept to Wed 19 Oct inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00), years 2, 3, 4, 5

Wed 2 Nov to Wed 30 Nov inclusive (5 weeks, £22.50), years 2, 3, 4, 5

Wed 7 Dec - TO BE CONFIRMED - Gala trials years 3,4,5,6 cost £4.50

Spring term – 

Gala trials years 3, 4, 5, 6 (£4.50)

GALA (selected children only) Wed 18  (1 week, £4.50) years 3, 4, 5, 6 (packed lunch)

Wed Jan 25 to Wed 8 Feb inclusive (3 weeks, £13.50) years R, 1, 2, 5

Wed 22 Feb to Wed 29 March inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00) years R, 1, 2, 5

Summer term – Wed 19 April to Wed 24 May inclusive (6 weeks, £27.00) years  R, 1, 3, 4

Wed 7 Jun to Wed 5 July inclusive (5 weeks, £22.50) years R, 1, 3, 4

When will my child be swimming?

Each year group will have two terms of swimming per year as shown below:

 Autumn Term

 Spring Term

Summer Term

 Year 5

 Year 5

 Year 4

 Year 4

 Year 2

Year 3

 Year 3

Year 1

 Year 1

 Year 2

 Reception

 Reception