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, communication & resilience as well as achieving their very best.


We aspire 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
B.Ed (Hons.) M.A.Ed.

Hounsdown School GCSE Results 2014


Congratulations to all of our ex Year 11 students on their 2014 GCSE results.

70% of students achieved A*-Cs grades in both English and Maths with 61% of students overall achieving 5+ A*- C grades including English and Maths.

A phenomenal 86% of students achieved an A* -C in English, 26% of them being at A*/A and 72% achieved A*-C in Maths. In English an outstanding 91% of students made nationally expected progress of three levels and 51% made 4+ levels of progress (more than expected progress nationally).

41 students achieved 5 or more A* / As across all of the subjects taken. 99 students from the year group achieved at least 1 A*/A. 98% of students achieved at least 1 A*-C grade and 100% achieved at least 1 A*-G.

In all of the three triple Sciences, over 54% of grades were at A*/A. 98%,95%,and 92% of students achieved A*-C in Biology, chemistry and Physics respectively. History achieved 38% A*/As, Geography 32% and Music 32%

Congratulations to the following students on their exceptional performances:

Ella Brown 11A*
Kimberley-Kate Homans 8A*, 3A, 1B
Rhiannon Wilton 7A*, A, 4B
Jordan Clayton 5A*, 4A
Alice Scholfield 5A*, 5A, 2B
Jessica Male 5A*, 4A, 1B, 1C
Peter May 3A*, 7A
Aaron Healy 2A*, 8A

Well done to all staff and students alike on their achievements,hard work and commitment. We wish our Year 11 leavers every success for the future.

Mrs. Turvey

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