At St Leonards we provide a range of co-curricular activities for all pupils in Years 1 to 13, aimed at enabling our pupils to uncover new talents and interests and develop those that exist already. There is something for everyone with activities in the Junior years ranging from golf, orchestra and ballet to sewing, beekeeping, bushcraft and judo.

Every day

Activities for Years 1-6 generally begin at 4.15pm each day, with some also running at lunchtime. In addition to the wide-ranging programme of activities, pupils also have the chance to take part in sports fixtures, drama performances and musical performances.

Activities offered include:

  • Beach Club
  • Choirs
  • Dance (including ballet, jazz and contemporary)
  • Yoga
  • Running Club
  • String Club
  • Judo
  • Eco Club
  • Sports and games, including golf, hockey, tennis, football and rugby
  • Swimming
  • Chess
  • Drama
  • Orchestra
  • Art Club
  • Gardening
  • Construction Club
  • Gymnastics
  • Film Club
  • Pipe Band
  • Board Games
  • Craft Club
  • Mindfulness Colouring
  • Beekeeping

Activities timetables vary from term to term, although many options run year round. Activities timetables are shared with new and current parents before the start of each new term by the Junior School Secretary.

In addition to all activities, there are wrap-around care options daily, Monday to Friday, from 8.00am to 5.30pm, including after-school care and supervised prep.

Visit St Leonards

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Day Bus Service

St Leonards is pleased to offer a home to school day bus service for our families, with routes covering Fife, Tayside and Perthshire. More

Summer Schools

St Leonards offers Summer School Programmes specialising in English language tuition and multi-activities. Booking is now open for Summer 2023. More

Golf at St Leonards

St Leonards offers a leading six-tier Golf Programme, giving pupils every opportunity to grow their game in the home of golf, using top-of-the-range facilities and technology. More


Situated in the heart of St Andrews, St Leonards offers outstanding boarding education for 5-18 year old boys and girls, combining exceptional academic achievement with a friendly atmosphere. St Leonards students have the chance to learn, work and play in a unique seaside setting and to feed off the inspirational buzz that comes from being right in the heart of a renowned and cosmopolitan university town.

The School is a private company limited by guarantee and is registered in Edinburgh with registration number SC016693. The company's registered office address is St Leonards School, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9QJ. The School is also registered as a charity with OSCR. The charity registration number is SC010904.

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