School Facilities

 

 At Somerville, our goal is to create an environment which stimulates learning and develops all aspects of a child.  

Here is a list of some of the facilities which are available at Somerville Primary School:

  • Links with a forest school which allows children to get creative in an outdoor environment 
  • A range of after-school clubs available to children including, multi-sports, calligraphy, music and much more. 
  • A computer suite which contains 30 laptops and 32 iPads for our exciting Computing lessons
  • 2 'Mobile IT Suites' - Consisting of 2 wireless enabled Lapsafes, each housing and charging 30 high performance Dell Latitude laptops.
  • Each classroom has a versatile Interactive Whiteboard or a touch screen board (Promethean) which allows up to six points of contact
  • Heated changing rooms for boys and girls
  • School kitchens which are used daily to provide children with a fresh, healthy lunch 
  • Daily breakfast club which is free to attend and gives children the opportunity to socialise with others before lessons begin.
  • A school library with computer controlled lending and bar-code scanner, and additional research computers.
  • Two large halls with overhead projector, portable stage, large gymnastic apparatus and audio system for assemblies, P.E./Dance lessons.
  • A large playground with adventure play equipment, quiet areas, seating, concrete football pitch.
  • A smaller enclosed infant playground with play equipment and quiet areas.
  • Two designated areas for photocopying and laminating
  • A wide range of curriculum resources to support teaching and learning including, R.E and and Topic artifacts
  • Access to Swimming Pool/Sports Hall/Astro Turf pitches at Small Heath or Sparkhill Leisure Centre
  • A cooking suite with equipment and electric cookers