18:00 PM - 28 Mar 2024

The HWS March Newsletter is now available - please click on the link below:https://t.co/Lllvev9KxP


18:24 PM - 26 Mar 2024

Year 12 students took part in a charity Colour Run in aid of the Grace Dear Trust. Students ran or walked around the school field getting showered with washable paint. Lots of fun in the sunshine and raising £260 for the charity, whose ethos is ‘It’s OK to not be OK’. pic.twitter.com/RlcifqbI7M


18:16 PM - 15 Mar 2024



18:00 PM - 12 Mar 2024

Big shoutout to our Year 8 Boys Rugby 7s team! Despite being the only state school, they showed true grit at the Danes Hill School tournament last Wednesday. Our boys fought hard and made some awesome tries, contributing to Huxley MB being named in the all-star team for the day! pic.twitter.com/MEQ4tP3pyF


18:00 PM - 8 Mar 2024

A huge thank you to everyone who has donated Easter Eggs this week! They will be split between patients at Kingston Hospital and a raffle which will be held on Tuesday 19th March. The raffle will be supporting our school charities: Cancer Research UK, Dementia UK and Water Aid. pic.twitter.com/4KniSouGs9


18:32 PM - 7 Mar 2024

Staff embraced World Book Day 2024 today at HWS! Staff and students were invited to vote on the best-dressed staff member and the best department. Voting closes at midnight tonight so watch this space for the winners! 👀👀 pic.twitter.com/DQj82juj8R


10:33 AM - 6 Mar 2024

For more information on this job role and other vacancies please visit the HWLP website:https://t.co/6jTmNRJWen pic.twitter.com/dK8uq8JVtV


12:42 PM - 4 Mar 2024

Hinchley Wood School Newsletter February 2024 https://t.co/pLMQ4tyr8C


17:20 PM - 26 Feb 2024

Our German Exchange students have arrived safely and spent the weekend with their German partners. They are now currently experiencing what life is like in a typical German school! pic.twitter.com/t6oRBg2VPO


17:44 PM - 20 Feb 2024

Yesterday, our Year 12s enjoyed an insightful taster day at Royal Holloway, University of London! The day included informative advice and guidance on university life, a tour of the campus, a Digital Media lecture and a Q&A session with the RH student ambassadors. pic.twitter.com/ikTe6EvDba



If you would like to make a late application, please complete the online form via the link below



  • Late applications will automatically be added to the waiting list.
  • If spaces are available, waiting list applicants will be contacted on the day after enrolment has completed (Friday 23 August 2024)

If you have any problems with the form, please contact Fiona Gravette on: fgravette@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk


  1. JULY:  Online applications open
  2. OCTOBER:  Open Evening
  3. 24 NOVEMBER 2023:  Applications closed
  4. 5 FEBRUARY 2024: INTERNAL applicants informal review meetings
  5. 28 FEBRUARY 2024: EXTERNAL applicants informal review meetings, 3.30 - 4.30pm - EXTERNAL APPLICANTS will be asked to bring a copy of their most recent progress report and mock exam results to the meeting.
  6. FEBRUARY/MARCH: 1 -2 weeks after review meetings, conditional offer letters emailed to applicants; offers are conditional on candidates meeting the minimum entry requirements upon receipt of GCSE results.  *
  7.  JUNE:  Induction Day - Tuesday 25 June 2024
  8. AUGUST:  Enrolment Day - Thursday 22 August 2024 (same day as GCSE results)


The overall minimum entry requirement for Hinchley Wood is 7 GCSE passes, comprising grades 9 - 4, INCLUDING English and MathsIndividual subject, minimum grade requirements can be viewed via the link in the left hand column (bottom of the page on a mobile device) of this page.

A Level Courses - we understand that applicants can sometimes change their minds about the choice of subjects they select in an application.  It is, therefore, possible to change subjects up until enrolment day, provided they fit within the options table and the student meets our entry criteria.  If you complete an application and wish to make a change, please emailfgravette@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk

  • There is no catchment area for Hinchley Wood Sixth Form.
  • Places are offered based on minimum entry requirements being achieved.
  • There is a Published Admissions Number of 20 for non-Hinchley Wood School applicants.  If there is oversubscription for places, the Sixth form Admissions Policy will be applied.
  • If the applicant has an EHCP, please apply via the Local Authority and not via the online application form.
  • Current Hinchley Wood students do not have automatic entry.
  • Please click HERE for Sixth Form Application Supplementary Information Form - to be completed only if you are a current member of Hinchley Wood School staff.

Sixth Form Admissions enquiries to: Fiona Gravette, Sixth Form Co-ordinator: fgravette@hinchleywoodschool.co.uk