Business Hire

High Storrs School is the perfect venue to hold your meetings or conferences.

Overview

We are a large and newly refurbished school, with an impressive art deco feel. The school benefits from many spaces designed specifically for meetings.

There are a number of rooms available which can be arranged to suit your needs, including three halls with large capacities. The school also has ample on-site parking and connections with bus routes.

Business hire spaces are available to hire most evenings and weekends. Furthermore, the rooms are available during the day in school holidays. We welcome one-off hires or regular bookings.

Spaces

The Main Hall

Unquestionably our most impressive space in High Storrs. The Main Hall is located in the old building a few steps away from the main reception.

The original 1930s features of the Main Hall have recently been refurbished to a very high standard. The floor is parquet wood and the windows all have curtains which can be opened and closed.

15.5m X 22.7m in size, and with a maximum capacity of 300, as well as projection and sound equipment, the Main Hall is perfect for conferences, presentations, performances and large meetings.

The layout of the space can be changed to suit your needs, and there is the added advantage of the beautiful 1930s proscenium stage is equipped with draw back curtains, white or black backdrop and stage lighting. It can be accessed by stairs either side both forward of the proscenium or via anterooms backstage. The stage itself measure 7.8m x 5.3m

Smaller Halls

Either side of our main hall are two identical smaller halls. More modest in size and visual impact, the smaller halls are ideal for medium sized meetings and conferences. Both rooms are 7.9m X 20.4m in size, with a maximum capacity of 100 and access to up to 15 sicco tables.

The floor is parque wood and the windows all have curtains which can be opened and closed.

The Old Library

One of our exemplar classrooms which is currently being used as a Psychology classroom; the impressive Old Library has its original wooden panelled cupboards and parquet flooring. The room would be ideal for small to medium sized meetings or presentations with a capacity for 32 chairs and 16 double desks. This room is located on the upper floor.

Meeting Rooms

We have three allocated meeting rooms across our building that all have facilities to accommodate projectors for digital presentations, flip charts and notice boards.

THE BOARD ROOM

Originally the old Headmaster’s office; the Board Room is an impressive room suitable for meetings or interviews. Located in the old building, the Board Room is immediately next to the main reception of the school. Washroom facilities are in close proximity.

The room is 5.8m x 4.6m and has a projector screen and notice board facilities.

The stunning large antique tables allow up to 12 to sit comfortably, but alternative layouts and arrangements can be made so the room can hold up to 20.

ALN10 – STUDENT RECEPTION MEETING ROOM

The room is 4m x 3m and can accommodate up to 10 people around the 2.4m x 1.2m table. This room is located on the ground floor and just off the reception entrance to the new building. Washroom facilities are in close proximity.

AUN3 – SIXTH FORM MEETING ROOM

The room is 6.5m x 3.2m and can accommodate up to 16 of people around the 3 large table. This room is located on the upper floor but very close to the access lift and above the reception. Washroom facilities are in close proximity.

Classrooms

Perfect for smaller groups or classes up to 30, and benefiting from modern technology such as interactive white boards; our classrooms are newly refurbished and are perfect for a variety of needs.

In the old part of the school, we have more traditional classrooms in a variety of sizes and capacities.

  • Small – 5.6m x 5.7m with a capacity for 28 chairs and 14 double desks
  • Medium – 7.6m x 5.8m with a capacity for 32 chairs and 16 double desks
  • Large – 8.4m x 7.0m with a capacity for 32 chairs and 16 double desks

BOOKING

If you want to enquire about any of our facilities and spaces please go to our contact page and fill in the form provided.

For further information regarding our terms and conditions, please see the document below.

We would like to comment on the helpful and flexible caretaking staff and we find the car parking a bonus – especially when transporting big instruments.

Hallam Sinfonia

Our families and young musicians have very much enjoyed using the excellent facilities at High Storrs School. 2014 marks our third year of rehearsing and teaching at the school, and the facilities meet our needs for the variety of groups we have there.

Bannerdale Music Service