In addition to specialist teaching facilities for music, science, English and other academic subjects, and four boarding houses, our 65 acre campus includes the
300 seat Tom Stoppard Theatre as well as 21 acres of grass rugby, cricket and hockey pitches.
are also two full sized synthetic pitches, one of them floodlit, which can be used for hockey and netball in the winter and in the summer are transformed into 18 tennis courts. We also have an indoor swimming pool and an indoor sports hall.
The town of Pocklington is in the north of England in the East Riding of Yorkshire, 12 miles east of the historic city of York and 20 miles from the city of Hull. It is about four hours from London Heathrow Airport by car or train, or two hours from Manchester Airport. It is also possible to fly from Heathrow direct to Leeds Bradford Airport which is just over an hour’s drive away.
Bus services for day pupils
Pocklington School is easily accessible on public bus services from Central and North Hull which cover Beverley, Bishop Burton, Driffield, Market Weighton, North Dalton and Shiptonthorpe.
In addition the school operates a number of private routes which vary from year to year according to demand. Please download details of current bus routes, or they are available from the Bursar’s Secretary. Parents who may
need to rely on a private route should make their requirements known to her at the earliest opportunity.