Facilities

Whilst we believe that people, not facilities, are the foundation of a good school, we are proud of both the standard and breadth of facilities that support our teachers in delivering a robust and exciting curriculum as well as many enrichment opportunities.

  • large, airy library situated at the heart of the school
  • all classrooms equipped with interactive whiteboards
  • 3 spacious and well-resourced science laboratories
  • the only fully accredited ®LEGO Innovation Studio in an independent school in the North of England
  • extensive suite of technology including iPads, computers, robotics, 3D printers and Virtual Reality technology (from September 2018)
  • two art studios, the upper studio with panoramic views
  • dedicated pottery workshop with pottery wheel and kiln
  • school of music with large rehearsal room, 8 practice rooms and professional recording studio
  • 240 seat concert hall & performance space with lighting and projection
  • 20 metre indoor heated swimming pool
  • Millennium sports hall with gymnasium equipped for a full variety of sports
  • full sized all weather Astro Turf
  • 4 sports pitches
  • 4 hard surface tennis courts
  • over 20 acres of land adjoining the school, for use in sports, recreation and a wide range of events

We also draw on the wealth of opportunities offered by our unique Peak District location – from rock climbing to cross country, kayaking to golf.

S. Anselm's puts its commitment to the safeguarding and protection of the children in our care at the heart of everything we do