Welcome

Working Together Achieving Excellence

Welcome

Working Together Achieving Excellence

Welcome

Working Together Achieving Excellence

Welcome

Working Together Achieving Excellence

Welcome

Working Together Achieving Excellence

Hounsdown is a thriving 11-16 Specialist Science and Leadership comprehensive school situated on the western side of Totton, near the edge of the New Forest. Our school occupies an extensive and attractive 20 acre site which provides superb recreational space. We have 1215 students on roll.

Together, the governors, staff and I are committed to maximising the potential of every individual student by:

  • Developing a culture of respect for everyone within our school
  • Creating and providing a range of curricular and extra curricular activities
  • Providing opportunities and learning experiences for our young people that meet their individual needs and challenges them to succeed
  • Working together to ensure our students develop important life long skills including leadership and communication as well as achieving their very best.


We inspire to develop:

Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, and Responsible Citizens

We are extremely proud of our achievements and always endeavour to improve further.

Mrs J Turvey
Headteacher


School Website Map

To help navigate our website easier, we have put together a list of key information which may be of interest.

GCSE Showcase - Thursday 26th March 2015

I would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join our GCSE Showcase on Thursday 26th March at 7.00 pm. This is where our GCSE students, along with some of their friends, perform a few of the pieces they have been working on. Tickets will be £3.00 for adults and £1.00 for children and concessions. Auditions will take place on Monday 9th and Tuesday 10th March after school. Students should remember to bring their instruments and music with them.

Miss K Drummond
Music Subject Leader

Year 11 Dual (Core and Additional) Science students

For those parents/carers unable to attend last week's Science information evening, the information provided can be found by following this link. Your child will bring home a revision booklet and information about their current performance over the next few days. Please encourage your child to see Mrs Moles to sign up for a lunchtime or after school revision session and to purchase a revision guide/workbook. Please speak to you child's science teachers in the first instance if you have any queries.

Yours sincerely,
Mrs Moles
Assistant headteacher / Science

News and Letters Home

Links to all letters going home to parents, the school calendar and upcoming events.