Sandbach Boys School Event & Venue Information
Sandbach Boys school is a Free school/Academy for boys living in Sandbach and the surrounding areas. Founded in 1677, Sandbach School has been located on Crewe Road in Sandbach, Cheshire for almost 150 years. It specialises in sport and arts, offering a large amount of opportunities in these areas both curricular and extra-curricular.
Sandbach school offers multiple function and meeting rooms that can be booked through The Link. One of these meeting rooms is currently used as the sixth form common room during school hours. This is one of the newest buildings in the school and was opened in 2012. The school refectory is also open for people to use after parties and events on the school site.
Facilities & Activities
Sandbach Boys school has a variety of facilities and activities available to people. All of the school’s facilities can be hired through The Link all year round. On site the school houses a full size Astroturf, tennis courts, swimming pool, sports hall and 7 acres of grass pitches.
It has a full size all weather pitch that can be hired, perfect for a group of friends wanting to play hockey or football in a relaxed atmosphere.
There are tennis courts that can also be hired out of school hours and all through the summer holidays. There are also tennis classes and coaching sessions on a weekly basis delivered by qualified coaches if you wish to improve your skills on the court. To hire the tennis courts it costs £6 per hour per court!
The school’s indoor facilities such as its sports hall and swimming pool can also be used by the public. The sports hall offers a wide range of sports, including basketball, table tennis, badminton, indoor hockey and fitness classes. These are all available to you through The Link. The swimming pool cannot be used at your own leisure, you have to book through The Link in the fixed time slots provided. These consist of lessons for children, or open sessions for adults.
Below is the website address of ‘The Link’ they take all bookings out of school hours for the facilities at the school and manage the people on site.
Rental prices of the Astroturf include:
- 1/3 Pitch – £25
- Full Pitch – £50
- 1/3 Pitch – £22
- Full Pitch – £35
Sandbach school is located in the heart of Sandbach on Crewe Road. It is a short 5-minute drive from the M6 junction 17. You can access the site from both sides of Sandbach, as there is an entrance on the Middlewich Road side of the school. However if you are travelling by car you must use the Crewe Road entrance.
A short walk from the school is the Wheatsheaf, a restaurant and grill that serves food throughout the day if you are looking for lunch or dinner before or after visiting the school.
If you wish to purchase refreshments or drinks to fuel your activities on the school site there is an Aldi two minutes from the school towards Sandbach town centre.
The Old Hall is a grade one listed building in Sandbach that has been converted into a pub and restaurant. It is a very popular place in the town for both lunchtime and evening meals and a perfect place for your party or group of friends to re-fuel after your event at Sandbach Boys School.
Bubble Footie at Sandbach School
Sandbach Boys school and The Link have a good partnership with Bubble Footie as it allows them to host successful events on a regular basis using the ideal facilities at the school. Bubble Footie run events at the school on the grass, the AstroTurf or in the sports hall. Take your pick!