19:00 PM - 8 Dec 2023

"This week, we have been collecting food and toiletry items which have been donated to the Kingston Food Bank - approximately 600 items were brought in by students. A huge thank you to everyone who has supported this worthy cause and helped brighten up someone else’s Christmas!"

19:00 PM - 4 Dec 2023

Our Year 10 students are showing real enthusiasm with their current A2 self-portrait work and looking at creating 'reductive charcoal' in layers. Using the grid technique for accuracy, they covered their work with crushed charcoal and then used a rubber to bring out the light.

08:00 AM - 4 Dec 2023

17:39 PM - 1 Dec 2023

"Well done to Holly, Henry and Tristan in Year 7, who are pictured here showing off their pendants and key tags. They finished working on their pieces this week in their Design & Technology class!"

17:21 PM - 30 Nov 2023

"The 'Splendid' Government Inspector was a fantastic performance for all on the Yr12/13 Drama Trip to The Plesance Theatre, Islington. A brilliantly Brechtian performance of politics, parody and paranoia kept us entertained and exasperated in equal measure!"

13:00 PM - 30 Nov 2023

18:05 PM - 28 Nov 2023

"Frantic Assembly's long-awaited Metamorphosis at The Yvonne Arnaud last Thursday night for all Drama Students in KS4 and 5. It was a challenging and dynamic play - lots to analyse and evaluate, a brilliant experience for all!"

18:03 PM - 28 Nov 2023

16:11 PM - 27 Nov 2023

15:54 PM - 27 Nov 2023

A Level Course Information

In order to enable our 6th Form students to achieve academic success and open doors to a wide range of future choices, we offer a study programme of breadth, depth and challenge across Year 12 and Year 13.  Whilst the DfE threshold for a full time programme is set at 540 planned hours, on average, the HWS offer in the  academic year to our sixth form form students was as follows:

  • Year 12 - a total of 696 hours made up of 555 planned qualification (taught) hours and 141 non-qualification hours per year for a Year 12 student taking 3 A Levels.
  • Year 13 -  a total of 620 hours made up of 525 planned qualification (taught) hours and 95 non-qualification hours for a Year 13 student taking 3 A Levels.   

Our sixth form programme of study, non-qualification hours provides opportunities for our students to develop broader skills, attitudes and confidence through our tutorial sessions and enrichment programme.  To support next steps progression, our Year 12 students are given the opportunity to take part in a week of work experience to apply their skills in real working conditions and develop their thinking about career choices. 

Please click on the subject links below to view details of the courses offered at Hinchley Wood Sixth Form:

Art Biology Business
Chemistry Computer Science Drama & Theatre Studies
Economics English Literature Fashion Textiles
French Further Mathematics Geography
German Graphic Communication History
Mathematics Media Studies Music
Philosophy Religion & Ethics (PRE) Physical Education Physics
Politics Psychology


Spanish Three-dimensional Design


Summary of Subject Entry Requirements