Education should have in view the realisation of all aspects of a
pupil’s potential and at Hampshire Collegiate School it is crucial to us
that we reflect a respect for a pupil’s uniqueness.
We strive to seek
out and celebrate the achievements of all, not just a select few,
through a myriad of pursuits and endeavours.
Surrounded by historic grounds of unrivalled beauty, HCS
is wonderfully placed to create a supportive and harmonious environment
where each individual can flourish in a wide range of challenges
supported by extensive facilities to aid learning in its broadest sense.
There is a strong commitment to providing your children with
an inspiring academic experience through imaginative teaching that
stimulates and inspires intellectual curiosity. Staff share a desire to
foster relationships of mutual trust and respect with their classes and
are relentless in their pursuit of enabling all pupils to achieve their
We can boast of a pastoral system which infiltrates the
entire fabric of the school to encourage the development of
self-awareness, self discipline, compassion and tolerance.
Our school motto ‘vita studia una’, life and learning are
one, or life is for learning, encompasses our desire to develop in our
pupils personal autonomy and responsibility, the ambition to achieve
personal levels of excellence, a sense of service to others and the self
confidence to think for oneself. Whether boarder or day pupil here,
each individual is valued and encouraged to prepare themselves fully for
life after school.
Please do come and discover all that HCS has to offer your
family. You are most welcome to visit on one of our Open Days or at any
other time that is convenient.