The Hurst is a special place. We hope you enjoy your visit.
As you navigate around this web site you will gather information about the College, including details about our curriculum areas where we are fully staffed with qualified teachers who are committed to our pursuit of excellence for all. Being a large school our curriculum opportunities and facilities are extensive.
We are a Specialist Science College; the first to be designated in Hampshire and provide, as a comprehensive school, high quality education for approximately 1000 young people aged 11 - 16 years. The Hurst is also a full service extended school offering education and facilities to parents and children during the evenings, after school, at weekends and in the holidays. See the community links above or see The Community Website for more information.
Congratulations to Year 11 in 2013-14. They achieved some fantastic examination successes.
72% of pupils achieved 5 A*-C grades including English and Maths, a huge rise from last year's 57% and is one of the highest results in the Basingstoke area.
75% of our pupils gained 5 A*-C grades.
Our 2014 exam results are now available to view. Click here for the full information.
Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) Information Report
Provision at The Hurst Community College.
What type of educational setting is The Hurst Community College?
The Hurst Community College is a mainstream setting for 11 – 16 year olds. We are an inclusive school where a range of special educational needs and disabilities are catered for. We also liaise closely with the local primary schools and colleges to support pupils during times of change, whether they are joining or leaving us.
How does the school know if children/young people need extra help?