Swimming lessons will take place on Tuesday afternoons at Ponteland Leisure Centre.  


Years 3,4,5 and 6 will complete a water safety skills programme in the Autumn Term in order to fulfil the national requirements, by the end of year 6, to:

  • swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres
  • use a range of strokes effectively
  • perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations