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Hounsdown School

Hounsdown School
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Effectiveness of leadership and management Outstanding
Overall effectiveness at previous inspection Good
Quality of teaching, learning and assessment Outstanding
Personal development, behaviour and welfare Outstanding
Outcomes for pupils Outstanding
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Hounsdown School is a top rated, Secondary, Co-Ed school located in Hampshire, South East.

It has 1296 students from age 11-16 yr with a student-teacher ratio of 16 : 1.

This school rated Outstanding by recent Ofsted inspection.

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Phase of Education Secondary Secondary Secondary
Type Academies Academies Academies
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Ofset report Outstanding Good Good
Age range 11-16 11-16 11-16
Gender Co-Ed Co-Ed Co-Ed
Student teacher ratio 16.4 17.9 15.3
Proficient Math - - -
Proficient Read - - -
Grade 5 or above GCSE - - -
Grade 5 or above A Level - - -
Day Fees - - -
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Hounsdown School Reviews
5 (1 review)
had 2 kids at this school 2019-2023 smashed there gcse grades 7-9 in all subjects great teacher who really care
Secondary Exam Result

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score -0.14 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 52.4 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 59% 32.02% 32.7%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 76% 44.04% 45.19%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 59% 21.88% 24.79%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 33% 12.18% 12.93%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 45% 15.74% 17.08%
EBacc average points score 4.76 2.98 2.96

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 96% 91.69% 90.4%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 249 150 140
Pupils staying in education 89% 87.21% 86.28%
Further education college or other further education provider 41% 43.26% 34.05%
School sixth forms 1% 5.16% 30.7%
Sixth form colleges 47% 30.21% 10.42%
Other education destinations SP 8.57% 11.13%
Pupils in apprenticeships 5% 2.12% 1.99%
Pupils staying in employment 2% 2.43% 2.15%

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Exam Result Not Published

Due to the pandemic, 2020 and 2021 Secondary school exam
results were not published at school level.

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score 0.2 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 51 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 52% 1 29.99% 29.2%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 73% 2 44.11% 43.32%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 20% 24.15% 25.72%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 14% 3 11.63% 11.41%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 18% 5 16.38% 16.42%
EBacc average points score 4.35 2.97 2.88

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 98% 90.24% 90.21%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 241 147 135
Pupils staying in education 83% 82.27% 84.05%
Further education college or other further education provider 46% 42.7% 33.37%
School sixth forms SP 4.44% 31.09%
Sixth form colleges 37% 28.75% 8.47%
Other education destinations 0% 6.49% 11.15%
Pupils in apprenticeships 9% 3.94% 3.4%
Pupils staying in employment 6% 3.9% 2.77%

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score 0.47 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 52 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 51% 7 30.27% 29.12%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 75% 5 44.26% 42.54%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 15% 22.96% 24.65%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 11% 9 10.7% 11.25%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 13% 8 15.54% 15.92%
EBacc average points score 4.4 2.96 2.84

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 96% 83.1% 84.85%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 229 148 140
Pupils staying in education 82% 72.34% 73.87%
Further education college or other further education provider 38% 34.44% 28.39%
School sixth forms - 4.06% 31.43%
Sixth form colleges 44% 34.06% 9.1%
Other education destinations - 1.1% 5.91%
Pupils in apprenticeships 10% 3.38% 2.97%
Pupils staying in employment 4% 2.53% 2.07%

Discover school's performance with the Attainment 8 and Progress 8 scores. Attainment 8 reflects pupil achievement in 8 qualifications, while Progress 8 measures their progress from key stage 2 to 4, compared to peers across England.

School scores School Description
Progress 8 score 0.2 This score shows how much progress pupils at this school made across 8 qualifications between the end of key stage 2 and the end of key stage 4.
Attainment 8 score 51.2 Schools get a score based on how well pupils have performed in up to 8 qualifications.

Explore the percentage of pupils who attained grade 5 or higher & grade 4 or higher in their English and math GCSEs. This metric reflects their proficiency in these fundamental subjects.

GCSE Results School LA England
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 58% 31.58% 29.45%
Grade 4 or above in English & Maths GCSEs 80% 46.16% 43.01%

The English Baccalaureate (EBacc) ensures your child's well-rounded education. It includes essential subjects like English, math, sciences, languages, and humanities.

EBacc Results School LA England
Entering EBacc 27% 25.96% 25.18%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 5 or above 20% 15.4% 14.63%
Achieving the EBacc at grade 4 or above 21% 16.93% 16.18%
EBacc average points score - - -

Find out where our Key Stage 4 graduates are going next. Explore their different paths after finishing school – whether it's sixth form, starting work, or other adventures as they move forward.

Pupil destinations School LA England
Pupils staying in education or employment 92% 87.49% 85.17%
Total number of pupils included in destination measures 238 155 144
Pupils staying in education 84% 72.16% 58.13%
Further education college or other further education provider 45% 39.46% 30.58%
School sixth forms - 4.63% 32.04%
Sixth form colleges 38% 33.41% 8.99%
Other education destinations - 3.05% 5.68%
Pupils in apprenticeships 9% 5.66% 4.78%
Pupils staying in employment 8% 3.46% 2.46%
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Holidays Date
Autumn Half Term Holidays 23rd Oct 2023 - 27th Oct 2023
Winter Holidays 18th Dec 2023 - 1st Jan 2024
Spring Half Term Holidays 12th Feb 2024 - 16th Feb 2024
Spring Holidays 29th Mar 2024 - 12th Apr 2024
Summer Half Term Holidays 27th May 2024 - 31st May 2024
Summer Holidays 24th Jul 2024 - 30th Aug 2024

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Autumn Term 1st Sep 2023 - 22nd Oct 2023
Autumn Term-2 28th Oct 2023 - 17th Dec 2023
Spring Term 2nd Jan 2024 - 11th Feb 2024
Spring Term-2 17th Feb 2024 - 28th Mar 2024
Summer Term 13th Apr 2024 - 26th May 2024
Summer Term-2 1st Jun 2024 - 23rd Jul 2024
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16 : 1
Student teacher ratio at Hounsdown School
Local authority ratio 18 : 1

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