13:25 PM - 20 Dec 2019

"Really proud of Y7 who supported donations to the local Foodbank this year rather than giving each other secret Santa presents. Well done and thank you! Mr Jacks"

10:30 AM - 16 Dec 2019

Well done to all pupils who have competed for their houses in various events this first term. Current scores are;

08:49 AM - 13 Dec 2019

To mirror the 12 December General Election, students voted in exactly the same format yesterday morning in school with very interesting results! See the news article on the school website for more information.

12:11 PM - 6 Dec 2019

Well done to all who competed this week in Boys House Football. Results over all years; 1st Luther King with 120 pts, Joint 2nd Hawking & Nightingale with 110 pts and 3rd Frank with 100 pts

11:17 AM - 2 Dec 2019

Friday the Yr 13 composition workshop that took place with Dani Howard (award winning composer) and Mike Poyser . It was an amazing opportunity for the students to work with them both and feel inspired to work on their A Level compositions.

17:38 PM - 19 Nov 2019

Rehearsals at the Rose Theatre in Kingston were superb. Students were exceptional and are ready for tonight’s performance.

22:59 PM - 8 Nov 2019

Year 9 students on the WW1 Battlefields visit are due to arrive back to school at around 23:45. The staff would like to thank the students for an excellent visit.

19:35 PM - 8 Nov 2019

Year 9 Battlefields visit. Students have paid their respects to the soldiers who fought in the Great War and explored important sites linked to their study of the experiences of WW1. The students have been a real credit to the school.

15:34 PM - 30 Oct 2019

Fantastic final day in Berlin. Students enjoyed the visits to the panorama 360 Berlin Wall exhibition and the Stasi museum.

19:28 PM - 29 Oct 2019

Lovely end to day two with a yummy evening meal and bowling 🎳


Applications for September 2020 Entry are now closed


We cannot accept late applications, however, we are now operating a waiting list for entry in September 2020.  If you would like to join this list please see the left hand column for a link to more information and the waiting list application form.

The Application Process - Next Steps

Informal Interviews

  • All applicants are invited to informal interviews; these will take place between 3.00 and 4.00pm on 3 and 4 February 2020 for current HWS students and 4 March for external applicants.  Full details and specific interview times will be emailed to students soon.  

Conditional Offers

  • Following the informal interviews formal, conditional offers are emailed to applicants; offers are conditional on all entry requirements being met at the time of enrolment.

Induction Session

  • All applicants are invited to a morning Induction Session in late June, after GCSEs have finished; details will be sent via email after the Easter break.


Sixth Form Admissions enquiries to: Fiona Gravette, Sixth Form Co-ordinator:


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