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Facilities for hire

Sandringham school is a large, secondary school situated in St Albans. Organisations and clubs in the local community are able to hire and make use of our facilities. Whether your need is for a sporting venue, a dance or drama studio, a space for meetings or for performances, Sandringham School has the solution for you.

The Sports Centre is available for hire, both weeknights and weekends.

There are details on the facilities by clicking on the links on the left for each available facility for hire and if you have any enquiries please contact us at lettings@sandringham.herts.sch.uk or call on 01727 799560.

Price on application.

Various classrooms offering 57m².  Equipped with both interactive and standard whiteboards. DVD and online content can be displayed through installed PC.

14.5m x 9.9m suspended timber floor with mirrored wall and double barre. Four speakers and connections for sound system. Variable ceiling lighting.

Two rooms, one measuring 13m x 7.1m and the other measuring 13m x 5.6m. The rooms are separated by a portable wall system with single door access. The flooring is “Harlequin” vinyl, and is a specialist floor for drama and TV Studios

The gymnasium offers facilities for badminton, basketball, 5-a-side football and other indoor activities. The Gym measures 19.4m x 12.2m. The height is 5.86m

The main school hall can accommodate up to 250 people (non seated). It is suitable for a variety of functions such as shows, concert and meetings. The seated capacity is 170.

It has a 15m x 13.9m woodblock floor and a reduced size stage that measures 10.4m x 1m. The height is 5.88m.

The small hall measures 13m x 20m.14.8m x 7.6

They can be hired separately or as one space.

Four full-size tarmacadam netball courts/tennis courts. Use of changing rooms with showers and toilets.

The Sports Centre has been created as a facility for both our students and for the community of St Albans and its surrounding villages. The hall, fitness suite and dance studio are all fitted to the highest standards and are available for seven days per week in the evenings and on Sundays. Facilities available include Sports Hall, Dance Studio and Fitness Suite.

Sports Centre Opening Times

School Term

  • Monday to Friday 6pm to 9:30pm
  • Saturday 12pm to 10pm
  • Sunday 9am to 6pm

School Holidays

  • Monday to Friday 9am to 9:30pm
  • Saturday 9am to 10pm
  • Sunday 9am to 6pm

Main Sports Hall – This facility comprises of a large main hall 36m by 21m with a semi-sprung floor and large changing rooms with showers, toilets and hairdryers. The Sports Hall has potential to be divided into two equal zones, seperated by a full height and length curtain. Priority will be given to hirers wishing to use the whole hall.

The Sports Centre also includes a Fitness Suite and Dance Studio. The Fitness Studio (6m x 6.5m) has a wide variety of gym equipment. The Dance Studio (13m x 10m) has a suspended timber floor and has a mirrored wall with single bar.

Discounts available for block booking and community clubs.

Four full-size tarmacadam netball courts/tennis courts. Use of changing rooms with showers and toilets.

Informal area with servery, approximately 8 tables, and 25 seats.

Price on application.

This is an indoor heated facility 23m x 9m, with depths ranging from 0.9 metres to 2.4 metre, which is very popular and enjoyed by several swimming clubs. It has also been used for more adventurous activities such as scuba-diving and canoeing. The pool has its own changing facilities and is heated all year round. It comprises of 5 standard lanes.