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Baby & Pre-School lessons available

Palfrey Junior School, Dale Street, Walsall, WS1 4AH  

                                     

All you need to know about Palfrey Junior Schhol. A Walsall based swimming pool from which we run our Baby & Pre-School classes on a Monday and Friday morning. Our expert swimming Teachers tailor the lessons to progress every individual at their own pace. We want all of our children to love the water and learn to swim beautifully in a fun, relaxed environment. We look forward to welcoming you to our swimming lessons at Palfrey Junior School.

Parking & Directions: Parking is available in the car park next to the pool

Essential information:

  • Please do not come to the pool any sooner than 15 minutes before your class to avoid congestion on the poolside and in the changing rooms
  • IMPORTANT - Look out for and read the Puddle Ducks signs and notices please
  • Please do not enter the pool unless told to do so by your teacher.
  • Strictly no eating or smoking on the premises
  • A well-fitting neoprene swim nappy must be worn with a disposable swim nappy or one of our environmentally friendly Nappy Wraps & Liners underneath if your child is in Floaties, Splashers or Kickers and in other programmes if they are not potty/toilet trained. Why not buy one of our great value Starter Packs which contain everything you need for your swim lesson?
  • You can find lots more useful information about attending our swim classes on our FAQs page

Technical Information:

  • Pool temperature: 30°C
  • Poolside assistant: We do not have a poolside assistant here 
  • Depth: roped off from 0.8m sloping to 0.95m
  • Maximum class ratios:
    • 8 children/adult pairs: 1 teacher (Baby & Preschool)

Pool accessibility: The pool is accessible from both changing rooms

Changing Rooms: 

  • Please arrive no more than 15 minutes prior to the start of your classes to allow for change-over in the changing rooms
  • The ladies and men’s changing rooms are clearly signed
  • Showers are available (bring your own shampoo etc please)
  • We request that everyone showers before entering the pool please (and remind children to use the toilet prior to lessons if applicable).
  • Please take ALL nappies home with you.
  • Please bring your towels poolside for your babies
  • Please supervise your child at all times

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks has exclusive use of this large pool during lesson times. Spectators may sit poolside but will need to remove their shoes.

Mobile Phones: Please remember that whilst it is fine to have your phones with you to take photos in Splash Time (as long as there are no other customers in the background), please do not use your phones in the changing rooms.

We look forward to welcoming you to our swimming lessons at Palfrey Junior School


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