Excellent examination results - 100% pass rate at GCSE and A level since the school began.
2012 GCSE = 100% A*/A to C (69% A*/A grades)
2012 AS = 100% A grades
2012 A2 = 100% A - C(40% A grades 40% B grades)
Excellent facilities with spacious accommodation including a dedicated Sixth Form studio.
Regular gallery visits are organised to relevant exhibitions.
Every year HCS Sixth Form students are accepted onto the Art and Design Foundation Course at the prestigious Arts University College, Bournemouth.
HCS have had two works selected for the Royal Academy A level on-line Exhibition since its inauguration in 2007. The on-line exhibition runs parallel to the world famous Summer Exhibition.
An HCS student won BHS National T- shirt Design competition and their design was put into production and sold in BHS stores.
Three HCS students had work selected for the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Summer Art Competition. One was Joint Winner and two were Highly Commended.
Three pieces of A level work were selected for the London exhibition of the Society for All Artists (SAA) Artist of the Year, each was Highly Commended and reached the final from a submission of over 6,000.
AN HCS student's painting was selected for the International High Schools Festival and exhibited in the Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo, Japan.