http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1052270097446961152

19:48 PM - 16 Oct 2018

Retweeted From Reed's School Cobham

Great to see the Fourth Form on their CCF Field Day and our Sixth Form pupils putting the pupils from Reed’s and Hinchley Wood through their paces https://t.co/kXeAiIbX3V

14:54 PM - 5 Oct 2018

Thank you for some great tennis, and well done to all who played! https://t.co/yUm6ICjgW2

13:08 PM - 5 Oct 2018

Retweeted From Simon Langton Sport

Langton are warming up for the doubles matches at the South East Regional Finals against After the singles, the scores are level at 2 a piece 🤞 🎾

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1047202533641523201

20:11 PM - 2 Oct 2018

Retweeted From Music@StMaryStokeDab

Do join us and listen to HWS School yr 9 students Ella, Natasha and William singing in our special Harvest Festival Choral Evensong on 14 October at 6pm. Glorious music by Ayleward, Purcell, Stanford, Elgar, Sullivan and Orlando Gibbons. https://t.co/HyKdvGsLmJ https://t.co/DEphKxwlSM

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1045629260344561664

12:00 PM - 28 Sep 2018

Surrey Heads United at the WorthLess? Today they marched on Downing Street for adequate funding for all schools. https://t.co/j7oelgITYl

13:18 PM - 26 Sep 2018

Today is our Open Evening for prospective parents for next year. Please do come to look around, ask questions and see all of the things that we think make our school so special!

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1044922524260290561

13:11 PM - 26 Sep 2018

Retweeted From HWSMFL

Well done to all of our students who made cakes to celebrate - some amazing decoration! Here's just some of them! https://t.co/YH07LfdWo2

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1044495237551443968

08:54 AM - 25 Sep 2018

Retweeted From HWSMFL

Our Language Ambassadors are looking forward to welcoming Y6 students from celebrating tomorrow's ! https://t.co/nxkXRSydOS

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1044285830649516032

19:01 PM - 24 Sep 2018

Retweeted From Amit P

Really informative and useful Friday with several workshops on . Massive thanks to Anna and the team - the PGCE students had lots of take away practical tips. https://t.co/wZgtX5Dxx8

http://www.twitter.com/hinchleywschool/status/1043125749358706688

14:12 PM - 21 Sep 2018

Great turnout for our first of the year watching - the picture quality on our new projection system is incredible - and we still have space for more viewers next week! Also, why not join our Film Club online? You can request future films. Details from Mr H! https://t.co/NjXLeZUrDb

September 2019 Secondary School Transfer - Information for Parents

Parents are advised to read the Admissions Criteria for September 2019 and information on how places were offered over the past three years.


YEAR 7 ADMISSIONS - SEPTEMBER 2019

General Information 

The closing date for secondary applications is 31st October 2018.  Applications are made online through your Local Authority website under the Co-ordinated Scheme for Secondary School Admissions or by paper application - please contact your Local Authority for details.

Please note: If an application is submitted after the closing date (31 October 2018) it will be treated as a late applicant and therefore may not receive an offer of a school place until after the national offer date, 1 March 2019.  In some cases this may not be until the end of June 2019.

After the closing date, if you have not applied you can still apply.  If you live locally and pay your Council Tax to Surrey County Council (Elmbridge or another Surrey borough) you can complete a paper parental preference form available from:  schoolbooklets@surreycc.gov.uk or tel: 0300 200 1015.  Please state that you require a secondary form

If you live in another area (e.g. Kingston upon Thames, Merton, Richmond) please contact the Schools Admissions Team at your Local Authority as applications must be submitted through your home Authority.

For further information please contact: Gill Twells, Admissions Officer on 0208 398 7161 extn 110.

Important Dates for Applicants:

  • 1 September 2018 - online admissions opened
  • 26 September 2018 - Hinchley Wood School Open Evening 
  • 11 & 16 October 2018 - Hinchley Wood School Open Mornings  
  • 31 October 2018 - Closing date for applications
  • 1 March 2019 - outcome letters sent from the Local Authority by first class post to parents who applied on paper and to parents who applied online but cannot be offered their first preference school.
  • 1 March 2019- email sent from the Local Authority to parents who applied online giving the outcome of their application.
  • 1 March 2019 - parents who applied online can log on to their application to view the outcome of their application.
  • 4 March 2019 - letters sent from the Hinchley Wood School Admission Officer to parents of unsuccessful applicants, who placed Hinchley Wood School as their first preference, with reply slip to be returned if they wish to be placed on a waiting list.
  • 15 March 2019 - parents must accept or decline their offer of a school place.
  • 15 March 2019 - deadline for waiting list replies to be returned to the school.
  • 22 March 2019 - waiting list goes live.  Parents may contact the school to find out their child's position on the list.
  • 29 March 2019 -  notice of intent to lodge an appeal to be given to Clerk to Governors (see note below)
  • 29 March 2019  - appeals forms available to download (see note below)
  • 17 May 2019 - deadline for completed appeals forms to be returned to Surrey County Council (see note below)

ADMISSION APPEALS – SEPTEMBER 2019 ENTRY (YEAR 7)

In the event that we are unable to offer your child 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 at the school by Friday 29 March 2019 in the first instance. 

All admission appeals for this school are handled by the Surrey Schools Appeals Service based at County Hall, Kingston-upon-Thames.  All arrangements are made through the Appeals Service and appeals are normally held at County Hall.  It is anticipated that all appeals for September 2019 entry will take place in late June/early July 2019.

From Friday 29 March 2019, 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: completed forms should be returned to Surrey County Council by 17 May 2019 in order to allow sufficient time to prepare for the appeals to be heard in June/July.  If you would prefer to receive a hard copy of the forms and guidance notes, please contact the Clerk to Governors.

Contact Details for appeals information:

Mrs E Walsh, Clerk to Governors

Telephone: 020 8398 7161 ext 109

Email: ewalsh@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk

Please note that the deadline for submission of any additional, late evidence from appellants, that is not sent with the initial appeal, is no later than 5.00pm on the day preceding three clear working days prior to the appeal hearing date.  Any evidence received after this date might not be considered at the appeal.

@hinchleywschool

  • October 16, 2018 Great to see the Fourth Form on their CCF Field Day and our Sixth Form pupils putting the pupils from Reed’s and Hinchley Wood through their paces Read more
  • October 5, 2018 Thank you for some great tennis, and well done to all who played! Read more
  • October 5, 2018 Langton are warming up for the doubles matches at the South East Regional Finals against After the singles, the scores are level at 2 a piece 🤞 🎾
  • October 2, 2018 Do join us and listen to HWS School yr 9 students Ella, Natasha and William singing in our special Harvest Festival Choral Evensong on 14 October at 6pm. Glorious music by Ayleward, Purcell, Stanford, Elgar, Sullivan and Orlando Gibbons. Read more Read more
  • September 28, 2018 Surrey Heads United at the WorthLess? Today they marched on Downing Street for adequate funding for all schools. Read more
  • September 26, 2018 Today is our Open Evening for prospective parents for next year. Please do come to look around, ask questions and see all of the things that we think make our school so special!
  • September 26, 2018 Well done to all of our students who made cakes to celebrate - some amazing decoration! Here's just some of them! Read more
  • September 25, 2018 Our Language Ambassadors are looking forward to welcoming Y6 students from celebrating tomorrow's ! Read more