St Andrew’s supports local primary schools and clubs through the sharing of their resources and facilities.
We are also working to establish links with local clubs to improve sport locally. These clubs include:
- Barton Rovers F.C.
- Berkshire Hockey
- Bradfield Cricket Club (Boys & Girls)
- GR Swimming School
- Imagine More Today
- Kennylands Gymnastics
- Pangbourne and Whitchurch Cricket Club (Boys & Girls)
- Pangbourne Youth FC
- Reading Swimming Club
Barton Rovers Rebels F.C aims to provide football coaching, training and competitive youth football for boys and girls within the Reading, Berkshire area. The club have a strong reputation for fair play, sportsmanship, and high standards for attitude and behaviour on and off the pitch. St Andrew’s is delighted to be able to offer the Sports Centre for training purposes for its players during the Winter months.
Barton Rovers Rebels train indoors, on Wednesday evenings from 6.00pm-7.00pm.
Bradfield Cricket Club utilise the sports facilities at St Andrew’s School for winter nets and when weather does not permit training to take place outside.
Training takes place on a Friday evening, 6.00pm-9.30pm.
This swimming school has established itself as one of the leading swimming schools in West Berkshire. St Andrew's work with GR Swimming to allow them to use the pool outside School hours to teach children from the local area, from beginners to those reaching academy levels.
GR Swimming Lessons – Tuesday evenings from 6.15pm (term time).
Thembi Palmer provides a variety of interactive storytelling and music and movement classes for children aged 0-5 years in the local area.
We are delighted to offer Thembi use of our Dance Studio in the Sports Centre on a Tuesday morning from 10.30am-11.15am (term time).
A local club based in Sonning Common, they take pride in ensuring they have a team of coaches who treat each child as an individual with regards to their goals, aspirations and personal needs. St Andrew's is delighted to be able to offer Kennylands Gymnastics use of the Sports Centre every Saturday morning, catering for 5 to 13 year olds.
Kennylands Gymnastics Lessons – Saturday mornings from 9.00am
Since 2017 Pangbourne and Whitchurch Cricket Club have utilised the sports facilities at St Andrew’s School for winter nets and use of the cricket pitches during the summer months for training and matches.
Training takes place on weekends and after school, from 6.00pm. Matches are also held on weekends too.
Pangbourne Youth FC is a Charter Standard Club that believes in providing a safe, fun, inclusive and competitive environment for young players to learn, grow and participate in. We are affiliated with the Berks & Bucks FA. St Andrew’s is delighted to be able to offer the Sports Centre for training purposes for its players during the Winter months.
Reading Swimming Club, established in 1885, is one of the oldest swimming clubs in the country and a founding member of the Berks and South Bucks County ASA. Reading Swimming is a large and progressive club, encompassing a learn to swim programme, competitive squads, a thriving Masters section (all abilities from social swimmers to world-ranked competitors), and a strong water polo section.
Reading Swimming Club train in the St Andrew’s indoor pool on Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm-8.30pm and Thursday evenings from 6.30pm-7.30pm (term time).
SwimKidz offers an innovative and unique baby swimming programme that begins during pregnancy and continues past birth. Parents can feel rest assured, and have the confidence that we can help to keep them fit both pre- and post-natal and can continue their child’s aquatic journey in a safe, caring and nurturing environment.
St Andrew’s are delighted to be able to offer the indoor swimming pool for classes on weekday and weekend mornings. Monday mornings 10.00am-11.30am, Thursday 10.00am-11.30am, Friday 10.30am-12.00pm and 4.45pm-6.45pm, Saturday 8.30am-12.00pm and Sunday 9.00am-12.00pm.