Welcome to Facilities Hire at Whickham School

Here at Whickham School we pride ourselves in being a true community resource, at the heart of the community we serve and for the benefit of the whole community. Following the opening of our new school we are excited to share our new facilities offering outstanding sporting, conferencing and classroom facilities with free on-site parking and friendly and professional staff on hand to ensure that your experience here is a pleasant one.

Providing great facilities at incredibly competitive prices, Whickham School is the smart choice for community hirers. Whether your group is long standing and established or a new developing one, be it large or small, our facilities are a match for everyone and every occasion.

Sport & Outdoor

We boast an array of spacious sand based floodlit astro turf pitches and our new Sports Hall, Main Hall and Dance Studios provide a bright, modern and welcoming backdrop to your sporting/leisure class or gathering whatever the time of year. We are proud to work in partnership with a number of local sporting teams and clubs and work closely with them to provide facilities for both training and competitive matches.

Conferencing & Classrooms

We off a wide range of Classrooms and meeting rooms ideal for training, interviews, group activities and independent teachers/tutors. With state of the art technologies, presentation equipment and IT facilities available upon request. We are sure that our 3rd Floor Art Barn with 360 degree vistas will prove a popular creative and inspirational space for artists and creatives.


When entering our new building you will be greeted with the light spacious atrium with direct access to the main hall which features bleacher seating – ideal for presentations or productions. Drama, dance, music and theatrical performances will benefit from our professional standard facilities offering real stage experiences for the performers and quality theatre standard entertainment for audiences.

Please see our Facilities Page for more details on our range of facilities.

A price list is available here

If you have any questions or queries regarding our facilities or wish to enquire about availability please contact: [email protected]