Oaklands School

750 Ferry Road, Edinburgh, EH4 4PQ

Oaklands School pool is a warm hydrotherapy pool fantastic for teaching younger swimmers. The pool has large changing facilities with showers and cubicles. Parking is available onsite in the car park at the back of the school. 


Class Times

Tuesday 3.45pm, 4.15pm, 4.45pm and 5.15pm.

Thursday 3.45pm, 4.15pm and 4.45pm.

Friday 3.45pm, 4.15pm, 4.45pm and 5.15pm.

Term 3 Timetable can be found here.


Term Dates (12 Weeks)

Tuesday 8th January to Tuesday 2nd April (excluding Tues 12th Feb)

Thursday 10th January to Thursday 4th April (excluding Thur 14th Feb)

Friday 11th January to Friday 5th April (excluding Friday 15th Feb)

Venue Instructions

Access to the pool is at the back of the school building. Please see below for more information.

  • Please remove your outdoor footwear before entering the pool and changing room areas. Alternatively please use the blue pool shoe covers provided.

  • Parents may sit at the end of the pool nearest the entrance. A bench is provided.

  • There is a lifeguard/poolside assistant on poolside. Please follow any instructions give.

  • Please ensure you remain back from your child's class as this can be disruptive for both the children and teachers.


How To Get There


Exit ferry road onto Pennywell Road. Take the first exit onto Cleghorn Road. This small road can be found through the carpark of Craigroyston Health Centre. Follow the road around to the back of the school where you will find a car park and set of double doors in corner of the building.



The following Lothian Buses stop near Oaklands:

21, 24, 27, 29, and 37.