Birkenhead High School
Our Learn to Swim Academy at Birkenhead High School Academy is a fantastic venue, with exclusive use of the 33 metre pool, all our swimmers have lots of fun developing their swimming skills. All abilities welcome, with non swimmer abilities offered in each 30 minute session. We also accommodate more advanced swimmers in a 11.30am and 12.30pm class, allowing them to integrate competitive skills into their weekly sessions.
Saturday 11.00am - 1.00pm
Information on the pool:
Total Swimming's only swimming venue in Wirral.
Great swimming pool, 33 metre length, accommodating all levels
Depth 0.9m (shallow)
30-31 degree pool temperate, ideal for young swimmers
Teacher in the water for low ability groups
On site school car park
Directions to the pool
From Birkenhead town centre, proceed to Balls Road and continue onto Shewsbury Road. Take 3rd right onto Beresford Road. Take left at end of road and left again onto Devonshire place. School entrance directly on the right. Park on school grounds. Walk through pathway between the two buildings and you will find stairs to the entrance of the pool on your right.
Code to enter building: C3456
Please arrive no more than 10-15 minutes prior to the start of your lesson. Enter the Swim pool enterance and find changing rooms on your left, females on right, males on left. Swimming pool entrance is straight ahead. Please take shoes and socks off before entering poolside. Spectators welcome.
Swimming hats & goggles are optional but swim caps are recommended for girls (or boys with longer hair). Armbands not required unless child is really unconfident and unable to stand in 0.9m water.
January - April Term 2014
This term is 12 weeks and runs from the 11th January to the 5th April
There will be no session on the 22nd February.
Please select your child's ability level using the buttons below. If you are not sure about your childs ability please use our Ability Matrix.
|Click for List of Sessions This Term|
|Sat 11.00am a. Foundation (1)|
|Sat 11.00am b. Early Swimmer|
|Sat 11.00am c. Improver|
|Sat 11.30am a. Foundation (1)|
|Sat 11.30am b. Foundation (2)|
|Sat 11.30am c. Advanced|
|Sat 12.00pm a. Foundation|
|Sat 12.00pm b. Early Swimmer|
|Sat 12.00pm c. Improver|
|Sat 12.30pm a. Foundation|
|Sat 12.30pm b. Early Swimmer|
|Sat 12.30pm c. Advanced|
|Sat 13.00pm a. Foundation|
|Sat 13.00pm b. Improver|
|Sat 13.30pm b. Early Swimmer|
Birkenhead High School
86 Devonshire Place