Herne Bay Junior School
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Hiring our Facilities

Our great facilities are available to local community groups, fitness clubs, drama groups, music groups etc for hire. In fact if you need space or a room to hire give us a call. Our school is in the heart of Herne Bay and easy to access from the A249 (Thanet Way).
Our facilities are available for hire when not in use by our students and include a large Hall (Frances Nation Hall), and a  large school field/playground. Parking is available on site (subject to times/days).
The table below gives details of when you can hire our facilities and prices:

'Hirers are required to have their own Public Liability Insurance with up to £5,000,000 cover.’



Frances Nation Hall

Monday – Friday                   6pm-11pm      £35 p/h

Saturdays                               9am-11pm      £40 p/h

Sundays and Bank Holiday   9am-11pm      £50 p/h

School fields/


£40 p/h


(POA for all day hire)                                        

If you would like to talk to us about hiring or come and have a look at any of our facilities, please call (01227) 374608 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Frances Nation Hall

From corporate events, dance classes, meetings, conferences, fitness classes, training, music groups etc. our school hall is the perfect community venue for hire.
With a lofty ceiling and a solid wood floor it perfect for all types of activities and is very popular midweek with community groups and classes too.
The facility is available for weekday evenings and all day on weekends with extended opening hours during school holidays. We are open all year round.
Facilities available are:
• Tables and chairs (can seat approximately 100 people)
• Tea and coffee facilities
• Kitchen facilities
• Screen and projector
• Toilets (including disabled toilets)
• Disabled access
• Parking


Playing Field/Play Area 

We have a fantastic field and playground area available to hire for all sorts of events, holiday clubs etc.

Facilities available are:
• Parking
• Disabled access and parking
• Sail sunshades
If you are interested in holding a holiday club at our school please call (01227) 374608
(Please note that there is no external lighting available for the area, so the facility can only be used during daylight hours.)