21:01 PM - 8 Apr 2019

Retweeted From HWSMFL

Last evening on the Spanish Exchange. We’ll be sad to leave. Gracias Europa International School Barcelona!

17:15 PM - 5 Apr 2019

Retweeted From HWSMFL

We’ve all had a lovely first night with host families, lots of tapas eaten! Packed lunches collected and now off to the station to go to La Sagrada Familia in the centre of Barcelona.

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1114199930682400768

17:15 PM - 5 Apr 2019

Retweeted From HWSMFL

We have arrived at La Sagrada Familia. Ready to learn about Antoni Gaudí and the most famous landmark in Barcelona. https://t.co/RvE4kOWxYk

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1106508151266922497

10:51 AM - 15 Mar 2019

HWS support Comic Relief, Red Nose Day with the ever popular Bake Off! Students also wore mufti for a £1 donation for this very good cause. https://t.co/xBIaAIhRGX

12:33 PM - 16 Feb 2019

Retweeted From HWS PE Dept

Year 7 Sports Hall athletics competition at Esher tonight. Great performances from both the boys and girls teams. 🏃‍♀️ 🏃🏼‍♂️ Girls picking up 🥇and boys coming 🥉🙌🏽

21:08 PM - 13 Feb 2019

Retweeted From HWS PE Dept

The talent on display at tonight’s Gym and Dance show was incredible. From ballet to body popping and pretty much everything in between! Well done to everyone involved and and a big thank you to Miss Barton, Miss Brooker and Mr Campbell for organising 💃 🤸‍♂️ 🏆

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1095609788996698112

09:05 AM - 13 Feb 2019

“The Hinchley Wood School House Gym and Dance Showcase is on tonight in the hall at 6:30pm. Doors open at 6pm.” https://t.co/Ln6TZsZF0u

21:55 PM - 11 Feb 2019

Retweeted From HWS PE Dept

Fantastic achievement. Good luck! https://t.co/AnFTWNeGd3

14:23 PM - 10 Feb 2019

Retweeted From HWS PE Dept

Girls’ football is absolutely flying at HWS this year. Y7, Y8&9 and Y10&11 teams all through to the county cup semi finals 🙌🏽⚽️

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1093595777681760257

19:42 PM - 7 Feb 2019

Retweeted From HWS PE Dept

Huge effort from the Y11 boys in their Rugby League National QF today. Congratulations to on the win and all the best in the semis 🏉 https://t.co/Pk34koeYcT

OUTCOME OF APPLICATIONS FOR YEAR 7 INTAKE 2019

Surrey residents who applied online will have received an email from Surrey County Council about the outcome of their application in the evening of 1st March 2019.  Applicants living in other areas will receive notification from their Local Authority. 

The school will be sending a letter to all successful applicants by 2nd class post on Monday 4th March to confirm their place at Hinchley Wood School.  Included with the letter is a reply slip which we ask parents to return to the school in addition to their response to the Local Authority online.

Further information about secondary school transfer to Hinchley Wood School for September 2019 can be found under Joining Us from the main menu on this website.

Waiting Lists

Unsuccessful applicants are not automatically placed on the waiting list.

Applicants who included Hinchley Wood School as a preference on their application can ask to put their child’s name on the waiting list by following the procedure below:

  1. Download a Waiting List Form here or collect a paper copy from the reception desk at the school.
  2. Complete the form in full and return it to the Admissions Team at the school:
  • By post to:  The Admissions Team, Hinchley Wood School, Claygate Lane, Esher, Surrey KT10 0AQ
  • By email as a scanned document (attachment) to gtwells@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk
  1. Please ensure that you return your form by Friday 15th March 2019.
  1. In order to go on the waiting list a form must be completed.  An email request alone will not be sufficient.  The Admissions Team are unable to acknowledge receipt of waiting list form by email or post, however parents may telephone to ask for a verbal confirmation.

The waiting list will be drawn up from the replies received by Friday 15th March 2019 and will be ranked according to the School’s admissions criteria (not on a first-come-first-served basis).  Any available places will not be offered before Friday 15th March.  The waiting list will be finalised on Friday 22nd March.  The school will not be publishing waiting positions by post or email but parents may wish to contact the Admissions Team by telephone from this date onwards to find out their child's position on the list.  As we anticipate a high volume of calls at this time, the Admissions Team will be available to answer queries regarding the waiting list between 10am and 12 noon only from Friday 22nd March onwards on 020 8398 7161.

Unsuccessful applicants will have been allocated a place at another school which should be accepted if alternative arrangements for the child’s education have not been made.  Should a place at Hinchley Wood School from the waiting list be offered at any point during the coming months, parents can then inform the other school that they not going to take up the place there.

In the event that we are unable to offer a place, there is an appeals procedure that gives a parent the right of appeal to an independent committee.  If you would like to lodge an appeal please contact Mrs E Walsh, Clerk to the Governors, Hinchley Wood School, Claygate Lane, Hinchley Wood, Surrey KT10 0AQ or ewalsh@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk by Friday 29th March 2019 in the first instance.  From this date parents who have informed the school of their intent to appeal will be able to download the necessary forms and guidance notes from the Surrey County Council website:  http://www.surreycc.gov.uk/schoolappeals  Please note that the completed forms must be returned by Tuesday 14th May 2019 in order to allow enough time to prepare for the appeals to be heard in June or July.

Please click HERE to download the Waiting List form.