St Edmunds Catholic School

Pool Information

Main pool 25m x 8m
Average pool temp 29C
Depth: 1.0m – 3.5m

Entrance to the building

The entrance to the pool is found through the main school entrance on Arundel Street. As you come through this entrance, turn right into the school area, follow the path over a little bridge, head round to the left and then down the stairs. The pool is on the right-hand side, through the green double doors.

Meeting Point

Please meet your teacher by the side of the pool. Access is via the changing rooms; then turn right into the pool area.

Viewing point

There is limited space at the poolside for parents to watch lessons. Please ensure you keep noise to a minimum and that you remove your shoes or wear the overshoes provided. Please note that push chairs are not allowed at the poolside.


If you drive through the gates on Upper Arundel Street, you will pass between two buildings and then arrive on a playground, where you can park for free.

Changing rooms

Male and female changing facilities are in the entrance hall. Please note that children aged nine and over must use the changing room appropriate to their sex.

Other information

Please ensure that you respect the school property and that all children who are not attending lessons are not running around the school. Please note that use of mobile phones is not permitted on poolside.

Pool location

St Edmunds Catholic School
Portsmouth St Edmunds Catholic School
Upper Arundel Street

Telephone: 02380 614078