Our Senior School provides pupils with a remarkable breadth of opportunities both inside and outside of the classroom, within a caring and conscientious community. 

Welcome to the senior school

There has never been a more exciting time to join the Senior School at HCS. At the heart of our vision and values is an unwavering focus on holistic education – outstanding academic results, a commitment to character education and a remarkable breadth of opportunities.

Coupled with this is our goal to ensure that our young people develop the skills, aptitudes and knowledge to become real-world ready. We do all that we can to prepare our pupils for their futures so they can lead happy and fulfilling lives.

Dr Michael Gray Headmaster

Inspiring curious minds

With small class sizes and specialist teaching staff and a focus on individual development, we stimulate enquiring minds, establish vital skills and spark passions for life.

Our Academic Programme

Empowering tomorrow’s generation

At the heart of our vision is ensuring that every pupil leaves us ready and equipped to thrive in a rapidly changing world. The integration of technology in the classroom is key to our pupils having the knowledge and aptitudes for a successful future.

Our Digital Strategy

Always a popular choice for its small classes, friendly atmosphere and exceptional music, HCS has leapfrogged ahead via skilful deployment of technology and new teaching strategies.


Boarding at HCS

From Year 9, our boarding house provides a home-from-home setting where a close-knit community is fostered and lifelong friendships are formed.

Boarding at HCS
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