Working Together Achieving Excellence


Working Together Achieving Excellence


Working Together Achieving Excellence


Working Together Achieving Excellence


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

Ex Year 11 Exam Certificates 2014

Exam certificates are now available for collection in Reception.

Please remember If you ask someone to collect your certificates you will need to write a letter giving them permission and they must bring proof of identification with them.

Reception opening times are 8.15am - 4.15pm

Year 8 end of term Science tests

Information has been sent home via Call Parent and given to your son/daughter by their teacher.

Please contact your child's teacher with any queries.

Many thanks,

Mrs Hortop
Key Stage 3 Co-ordinator Science

Christmas Concert 2014

We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join our Christmas Concert on Thursday 11th December at 7.00 pm. This will take place in the main school hall.

In order for us to ensure we know the numbers attending, please would you indicate the number of tickets required. The tickets will then be sent home via your child.

We look forward to welcoming you on the 11th December and celebrating the festive season.

Miss Drummond

School Uniform Expectations

Following recent discussions with the Governing Body and staff I would like to remind you all of the importance of maintaining excellent standards of uniform at Hounsdown School.

Please click here to see the letter in full

News and Letters Home

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