Shrewsbury School Calendar

From 29 May 2017 to 4 June 2017

Tuesday 30 May 2017

    Five-day Lifeguard Course: 30th May - 3rd June 2017 (Gemini Pool)

    Shrewsbury School, in conjunction with The Royal Life Saving Society, are able to offer a five-day intensive Lifeguard course including an assessment day, following the latest (8th Edition) National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.

    Please note that applicants are required to:

    • be aged 16 or over
    • swim 50 metres in 1 minute or less
    • swim 100 metres continuously on their front and then their back
    • tread water in deep water for 30 seconds
    • surface dive to the deepest part of the pool (2 metres)
    • climb out of the pool unaided, without using steps or ladder.

    Gemini Pool, Shrewsbury School, SY3 7BA

    Course dates and times
    Tuesday 30th May - Saturday 3rd June, 8.30am to 6.30pm (Assessments take place on the morning of Saturday 3rd June.)

    £240 per adult or £200 for under-18s

    Please complete the Registration Form and return to Shrewsbury School Sports Facilities Department via or 01743 280625.


Wednesday 31 May 2017

    Half-term Cricket Workshops at Shrewsbury School

    This summer, Shrewsbury School will be running a variety of cricket courses, which will be based in the School's purpose-built indoor Cricket School in addition to using the School’s wonderful pitches and facilities. Each day will be programmed by Adam Shantry, Cricket Professional at Shrewsbury School, and delivered by a team of ECB qualified coaches.

    Dates and Prices
    Wednesday 31st May:   Batting Workshop - £32
    Thursday 1st June:    Bowling Workshop - £32

    Monday 17th - Friday 21st July:  5-day Cricket Course - £160

    Tuesday 8th August:   Batting Workshop - £32
    Wednesday 9th August:   Bowling Workshop - £32

    Tuesday 22nd August:   Batting Workshop - £32
    Wednesday 23rd August:   Bowling Workshop - £32

    Time: 10am - 4pm

    Head Coach: Adam Shantry
    Adam Shantry is the Cricket Professional at Shrewsbury School. He has first-hand experience of the pathway from junior cricket to the first class game, having played for Shropshire from U13 to U17 level and then gone on to represent Warwickshire, Northamptonshire and Glamorgan CCC. Now retired from the professional game, he enjoys passing on his knowledge of cricket to the next generation and is undertaking his ECB Level 4 coaching qualification. In addition to his role at Shrewsbury School, he also coaches for Glamorgan CCC.

    Age: 7 - 13-year-old boys and girls

    Places on this course may be booked online via the Holiday Course Booking Form page.

    Alternatively, please click here to download a Registration Form, which can be returned to us either via email to or via post to Sports Facilities Department, Shrewsbury School, The Schools, Shrewsbury, SY3 7BA. Please note, we ask that all bookings and payments are made two weeks prior to the start date for your desired course.

    Clothing & Equipment: In light of the British weather, indoor and outdoor trainers are recommended. Cricket whites are desirable but not essential, personal bats and pads may be used. Players must provide a packed lunch.


Friday 2 June 2017

    RSSBC: 1st VIII & 1st 4X Henley Training Camp (depart 7.30am)

Saturday 3 June 2017

    RSSBC: 1st VIII & 1st 4X Henley Training Camp
  • 11:15
    Old Salopian Lodge visit to the Schools
    11:15 - Old Salopian Masons - meeting at the Schools
    Saturday 3 June 2017 - Old Salopian Masons meeting and lunch at the Schools, in the Club Room of the School Boathouse. 
    Lodge meeting commences at 11.15am, followed by family buffet lunch, open to all including children, commencing with drinks at 12.30pm. 
    Lunch £25 for adults, £15 for the under 18s, under 10s free. 
    For further details please contact the Lodge Secretary - Chris Williams (R 78-83) on 07956 964937 or - or click on this link for information and a booking form.

Sunday 4 June 2017

    RSSBC: 1st VIII & 1st 4X Met Regatta

Monday 5 June 2017

    Third and Fourth Form Examinations (end Friday 9th June)