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John Hanson Community School

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Area: Western

District council: Test Valley

Courier Route: CK25

Admissions team


Tel: 0300 555 1377

HIAS Local Office

Clarendon House
Monarch Way
SO22 5PW

Tel : 01252 814755

County Education Manager: David Hardcastle

SEN Team

Team: TestValley

Tel: 01962 847496



Applications are considered in the priority order set out in the school’s admission policy for the year of admission, below:

School admission policies

  • Year 7 applications in September 2017

    Published admission number for September 2017: 196

    Apply online for a place in Year 7 in September 2017.

  • In-year applications

    Apply now for a place at this school.

For further general information about admissions please see Hampshire County Council's admissions pages.

Recent years' Spring census data

Year 2018 2017 2016
Year 7 160 171 159
Year 8 185 160 186
Year 9 158 182 175
Year 10 181 173 157
Year 11 170 161 160
Total 854 847 837

View a breakdown of offered places for September 2016 by admissions criteria. Please note that this is no guarantee that the pattern of offers will be repeated in September 2017.

Hampshire County Council School Places Plan

Linked schools

The term 'linked' is used to indicate schools with a close association to each other. Linked schools are not 'feeder' schools and attendance at a linked school does not guarantee a place. However, for admission to community secondary schools, out-of-catchment applicants attending a linked primary or junior school have priority, after those with siblings, over other out-of-catchment applicants. Please check the school's admission policy (see link above) for details.

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Constitution (the number of each type of governor the school should have)

Governor type Number of governors
Co-opted 10
Head Teacher 1
Local Authority 1
Parent 2
Staff 1
Total 15

School Governors

Representation Name of governor End date Role
Co-opted Mrs Serena Blackburn 7 Jul 2019  
  Mrs Sara Falk 7 Jul 2019 Chair
  Mr Tony Mears 9 May 2021  
  Mrs Sarah O'Rorke 22 Mar 2020  
  Mrs Caroline Price 9 May 2021  
  Dr George Searle 7 Jul 2019  
  Mr Adrian Sinclair 22 Feb 2022  
  Mr David Weston 7 Jul 2019  
Head Teacher Mr Russell Stevens   Head Teacher
Parent Mrs Sabrina Gregory 1 Sep 2021  
  Mr Michael Jones 17 Jan 2021  
Staff Mr Matt Allott 23 Jan 2022  


How can I share transport to school?

You could try searching on Hants Car Share

What can be done to improve safety and travel to this school?

The school has had its travel plan adopted and approved. The school will be expected to submit annual progress reports with supporting evidence of achievements.

How can I get to this school by public transport, and how long will it take?

You can find impartial information on planning your journey by bus, coach or train including time and distance from Traveline South West

What storage is available for cycles at this school?

Cycle shed within a secure compound which can hold approximately 40 bicycles.

Where can I find more information about travel to school?

You can visit our travel to school pages which include an interactive route planner.


School catchment area

If you live near the catchment boundary please double check the catchment school for your address. You will need the post code.