Pocklington School, Yorkshire

Founded in 1514, Pocklington School (11-18) and Pocklington Prep School (3-11) have a long history of delivering excellent all round education for day pupils aged from 3 – 18 and boarders from the age of 8.

Pocklington School
West Green
Pocklington
York, YO42 2NJ

Superb facilities in the heart of Yorkshire

Pocklington School offers excellent facilities for both residential and non-residential groups alike. All our facilities are very competitively priced and can be hired by the hour, half day, full day or overnight. NB: Availability of facilities is limited during term time. Situated on a 65 acre campus on the edge of Pocklington, the school is easily accessible by road and can offer a wide range of accommodation with on-site professional catering to meet the needs of organisers of Summer Camps, Conferences, Sport, Leisure, Music and Drama Activities.

Services available for all facilities

  • Catering
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car parking
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Accommodation

Dance, Drama & Music

Theatre

The impressive Tom Stoppard Theatre, is a flexible and unique space with a capacity to seat 300. The state of the art auditorium is well equipped with the latest audio-visual facilities and is easily accessible from all areas of the school. Free, high speed Wifi is available across the campus.

Music School

The Music School can seat 200 people and offers an intimate venue for recitals, smaller concerts and music rehearsals. Several individual practice rooms are also available.

Large Hall

The extensive Sports Hall is can be used as a venue for major events including music festivals, performances and charity balls.

Sports & Fitness

Astro Turf Pitches

Two full size, sand dressed synthetic pitches provide the space for two full size hockey pitches or 18 tennis courts for one-off fixtures, tournaments and camps. With changing facilities plus onsite catering, Pocklington can provide the perfect venue for your sporting event.

Sports Hall

The Sports Hall caters for a variety of sports including; badminton, basketball, netball, cricket and, hockey. With changing facilities plus onsite catering, Pocklington can provide the perfect venue for your sporting event.

Swimming Pool

The 25m, 5 lane heated indoor swimming pool is available for private hire in the school holidays by groups, clubs and individuals.

Sports Pitches

21 acres of grass rugby, hockey, cricket and football pitches are available for hire for one-off fixtures, tournaments and camps. With changing facilities plus onsite catering, Pocklington can provide the perfect venue for your sporting event.

Celebrations & Events

Dining Hall

The Dining Hall at Pocklington, with capacity to seat 150, would be suitable for a variety of corporate or social occasions. The award-winning catering provision is second to none and is undertaken by the Foundation's own in house catering team. From providing the finest food for VIP banquets, creative canapes for conferences and drinks parties, to warming suppers for outdoor events and nutritious packed lunches for day trips, our Catering Team continue to impress!

Entertaining Areas

The impressive Gruggen Room, with a capacity to seat 75, is a medium sized room offering flexibility of layout. The room can be set up for formal dining as well as for drinks receptions and other social events.

Entertaining Areas

The Sports Hall at Pocklington School is a versatile space that can be transformed in to a venue for major events including music festivals, wedding fairs, exhibitions and charity balls,

Pavilion

The Cricket Pavilion, with a capacity to seat up to 40 people, is a flexible space that can be used for a variety of events and functions. Catering options can also be provided.

Courses & Corporate

Conference Room

The impressive Gruggen Room, with a capacity to seat 75, is a medium sized conference room offering flexibility of layout, either tabled seating or more relaxed chairs for presentations, training sessions or seminars, or as an ideal location for a small exhibition or display with a buffet.

Pavilion

The Cricket Pavilion, with a capacity to seat up to 40 people, is a flexible space that can be used for a variety of events and corporate functions. Catering options can also be provided.

Meeting Rooms

A selection of small meeting rooms and classrooms are available for hire and can be used either on their own or as satellite rooms for larger conferences and events.

Accommodation

Accommodation

If you are looking for accommodation for your event, our four boarding houses offer a friendly and welcoming environment for your stay. Offering single, double and triple rooms, each house includes a dining kitchen, TV lounge and a garden area.

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