Facilities Information

Rivington and Blackrod High School is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, a perfect location for your conference, activity or training day. We are located close to the M61 and M60 motorway network, and have ample free car parking.

The school site is available for hire throughout the year:

  • Monday to Friday: 6pm - 9pm

And facilities are available by special request at weekends:

  • Saturday: 9am - 5pm – available on request
  • Sunday: 9am - 5pm – available on request

We have a wide range of facilities available for hire including:

  • Main hall with a capacity of 320 people, lighting and stage
  • A black out drama studio
  • Carpeted classrooms of various sizes, which can be set out as per your requirements.
  • Designated site officers allocated to your event
  • Refreshments and catering available on request
  • ICT facilities, printing and technical support available on request

We welcome you to see our facilities first hand. Please contact Mrs S Kendal on 01204 333266 extension 112 to view the premises or for details of how to apply.

You can make an online booking by completing the online form below or download the application form here.

Facility Hire Price Guide


Price for Adults

(Per hour)

Price for Under-16's

(Per hour)

School Pitches



Sports Hall



All Weather Pitch



School Hall /Drama Studio



Classrooms/ICT suite



* Additional charges may apply for weekend/evening use, please call for further information.

Hire our Facilities

Booking Form

Online Learning


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Easter Holidays
Friday 30 March 2018 until and inclusive of Friday 13th April 2018

Thu, 19th April 2018

Year 10 Parents Evening

Rivington and Blackrod High School
Rivington Lane

Tel: 01204 333266
Fax: 01204 333264
Email: head@rbhs.co.uk

Lower School and The Pathway Centre
Albert Street

Tel: 01204 333366
Fax: 01204 333367
Email: lowerschool@rbhs.co.uk

Rivington and Blackrod Sixth Form
Rivington Lane

Tel: 01204 333266
Fax: 01204 333264
Email: sixthform@rbhs.co.uk

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