All you need to know - Wollescote Primary School
Wollescote Primary School, Drummond Road, Stourbridge, DY9 8YA
We can't wait to welcome you to Puddle Ducks at Wollescote Primary School - in the meantime, here's some information that we hope you find useful. Have a splashtastic time!
If you are attending our Wollescote Primary School pool for the first time or it is not your regular pool, please read the document linked below:
Please note that due to current Covid-19 restrictions, many of our procedures have temporarily changed and some of the information below may not be accurate. When you sign up for classes you will be provided our Wollescote Primary School Covid Pool Information document which explains the procedures currently in place and our office staff will be pleased to assist you with any queries.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions there is currently no space for Pushchairs/prams to be kept onsite whilst the lessons take place, please use a car seat, baby sling or carry your little one to and from your lesson.
Location: Wollescote Primary School
Parking: Parking is available on Drummond Road and on Bald’s Lane in the immediate vicinity of the school.
Changing rooms: One changing room for females and another for males with direct access to pool.
Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks have exclusive use during hire times.
Access: Spectators are allowed poolside.
Poolside Assistant: There is a Puddle Ducks poolside assistant present.
- Pool Temp: 30-31oC
- Pool Dimensions: 13m x 7m
- Depth: 1.1m across the pool
- Max Preschool Class Ratios: 10 children/adult pairs:1 teacher
To help keep the changing room clean please remove all outdoor shoes before entering. Shoes should be stored in the baskets provided. Where shoes cannot be removed overshoes are provided.
Please access the school by foot. The gate is electronically operated from the school office outside of normal school dropping off times. Press the button at the pedestrian gate and let the school office know you are there for Puddle Ducks swimming lessons. The school office will open the gate for you. As you walk through the gate you will see red railings ahead of you to the right. Head towards the railings and the pool building is in front of you. The entrance to the pool building faces the red railings. As you enter the building, the female changing is on the left and the male changing on the right. There is a viewing area between the changing rooms for guests.
A well fitting neoprene swim nappy must be worn with a disposable swim nappy or one of our environmentally friendly nappy wraps and liners underneath if your child is in Floaties, Splashers or Kickers and in other programmes if they are not potty/toilet trained.