There is an intensive programme of sport for all pupils at Wellesley enabling each child to learn new skills while keeping them fit, active, healthy and happy, no matter what their level of sporting ability is.

All pupils are taught by fully qualified physical education teachers and individual coaches ensuring each child is stimulated mentally as well as physically.


Boys play football, rugby, hockey, cricket, cross country, tennis, golf, gymnastics, swimming and athletics.

Girls play netball, hockey, football, tennis, cross country, cricket, golf, gymnastics, swimming, athletics and rounders.


There are regular fixtures with other local preparatory schools for pupils in year 3 to year 8. Wellesley has an excellent record of success in a broad range of events and some teams compete at area, county and even national levels.

Facilities at the school include an indoor swimming pool, a full size all-weather astro -turf pitch, 2 astro-turf courts and 12 acres of playing fields.


Parent spectators are welcomed to watch fixtures at Wellesley and enjoy match tea afterwards. Dogs are not allowed onsite.