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


Hinchley Wood School is committed to ensuring the welfare and safety of all our children in school. Students have a right to learn in a supportive, caring and safe environment which includes the right to protection from all types of abuse.  

Hinchley Wood School follows the Surrey Safeguarding guidelines.  The school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy, Safer Recruitment Procedure, Staff Code of Conduct and Procedures for Volunteers, Visitors, Supply Staff & Contractors - are available via the links at the bottom of this page.

We have a dedicated Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Team (EWMH) in school who students can be referred to for extra support and guidance during term time. Please refer to the Pastoral Care page for more information about this team.

The designated Staff for Child Protection are Mrs K Cullen, Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) who works with a team of Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leads: Miss R Wiscombe (Head of Sixth Form and DDSL Year 12 and 13) currently on sabbatical, Mr R Scammel (Director of Sport and DDSL Year 12 and 13), Ms N Stevenson (Safeguarding Student Support and DDSL Year 9, 10 and 11), Mr Cartlidge-Llewellyn, (Head of Learning Year 7 and DDSL Year 7 and 8) as well as Mrs C Ramdhony (Head of Inclusion) and Mrs K Cheney (Pastoral Lead Key Stage 4).  These people can be contacted if you or your child ever have a concern about the safety or well-being of others in school.

If you have a child protection or safeguarding concern outside of the school term times, please contact the Surrey Children’s Single Point of Access (C-SPA)

Availability: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

  • Phone: 0300 470 9100
  • Out of hours phone: 01483 517898 to speak to the emergency duty team.
  • Email: emails are dealt with during normal office hours.
  • For concerns for a child or young person:


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Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy 27th Nov 2023 Download
Safer Recruitment Procedure Download
Staff Code of Conduct Download
Volunteers, Visitors, Supply Staff & Con... Download