Weald of Kent Grammar School, occupying two sites across Tonbridge and Sevenoaks, are both situated close to the A21 and only a short walk from mainline railway stations with frequent direct services to central London. Easily accessible yet set in spacious grounds with beautiful far reaching views of the leafy Kent countryside, the school has excellent facilities, many of which are available for hire during evenings and weekends.

All hirers are required to provide evidence of suitable public liability insurance (minimum £5 million) and must ensure that coaches, teachers, instructors etc. all hold relevant qualifications (including first aid) and hold a current DBS check when working with children and or vulnerable adults.

As a non-profit organisation, any profits from using the facilities at Weald will be re-invested into the education of our students.

To enquire about hiring any of our facilities please email our Lettings Team

Tonbridge Site

Main School Hall

At approximately 18m x 16m, the main school hall is a superb venue for drama and music productions and rehearsals as well as presentations, conferences and meetings.

The hall seats up to 400 with seating on two levels and features wooden sprung flooring, a stage with curtains, lighting rig, sound/PA system, projector and screen available for presentations. A large backstage area is available with additional changing room facilities.

Entrance is via one of two reception lobbies, one of which has a "box office" and the other is wheelchair accessible. A small kitchen with serving hatch is to the rear of the hall, ideal for serving refreshments (no cooking facilities). A canopy extends over an area outside the hall, suitable for use during intervals or pre-performance receptions. Car parking for up to 60 cars is available on site with additional car parking available on Pembury Road.

Hire fees are £45 per hour and reductions can be offered for longer periods. Please contact the school to discuss details.

Classrooms

Modern classrooms (7.5m by 8.5m) seating up to 30 at tables with electronic interactive whiteboards which can deliver DVD and internet content, either via desktop PC or laptop.

Up to five classrooms are available on each of three floors in a new building with full disabled access. Two classrooms can be joined by removing a partition to create a larger space.

Pricing from £30 per hour per classroom. Reductions can be offered for longer hires and regular hires.

Drama Studio

The Drama Studio has a sprung floor, blackout curtains, lighting and changing rooms. 

Pricing from £30 per hour with reductions available for regular hires.

Sixth Form Cafe

This fabulous new space is ideal for informal meetings.

Pricing from £30 per hour with reductions available for regular hires.

Sevenoaks Site

Main School Hall

Built only 3 years ago this double storey space has a full lighting rig, sound system and tiered seating available for 250 people. This is a fantastic and versatile performance or conferencing space.

This space can be hired for: £45 per hour (discounts are available for long term lettings)

Sports Hall

Our huge sports hall can be used for a variety of sports, Badminton, Netball, Gymnastics and Dance clubs all use this space on a regular basis.

The whole space can be hired for: £ 60 per hour (discounts are available for long term lettings), Badminton courts are available for £12.50 per court per hour.

All Weather Pitch (AWP)

We are very lucky to have an extremely large Astroturf pitch on our school facilities. This area also has flood lights so can be used all year round and is a fantastic space for both Hockey and Football.

The space can be hired for: £80 per hour (discounts are available for long term lettings)

Multi Use Games Area (MUGA)

In addition to the AWP we also have a separate MUGA area which can be used for netball or tennis, there is no lighting in this area but it is a great space for summer matches or weekend tournaments.

The space can be hired for: £45 per hour (discounts are available for long term lettings)