Values and Ethos

The Hurst Community College


To be wildly ambitious for the opportunities, experiences and achievements of every member of our school community.


To provide an excellent education for pupils in our care and to continually strive to improve in everything we do.


The Hurst Community College aims to fulfil our mission and develop a sense of belonging and pride in accordance with our values: ambition, commitment, excellence and respect.


  • Everyone is ambitious to be a successful learner
  • Everyone is ambitious to broaden their horizons


  • Everyone is committed to work hard and be resilient
  • Everyone is committed to looking after our community


  • Everyone strives for academic excellence
  • Everyone strives for personal excellence


  • Everyone respects themselves and their peers
  • Everyone respects our community and environment

R Jones





College Uniform

College Uniform


pastoral-holiday Pastoral

School Meals

catering School Meals

"a refreshing harmony of dedicated service, best value and great food."


ABM Catering Solutions has been awarded our catering contract at The Hurst.  They will be providing delicious hot and cold meals and snacks at break and lunchtimes; all freshly made with fresh produce everyday. They have also introduced a new self-service salad bar for pupils to create their own healthy meals.


Please click on the following links for details of our biometric cashless system.

Cashless system information

Biometric fingerprint consent letter

 Please click here to see our canteen menu.


vacancies Vacancies


SLG - Parents Gateway

SLG - Parent's Gateway

The SLG is now back online (24th Sept 2018) Any outstanding password reset requests will be issued in the next couple of days along with all new year 7 pupil accounts.


The SLG or Parent's Gateway is a web portal that enables parents of children at The Hurst to access information about them.

If you have not provided an email address to the school office, you will not be able to access the SLG.

Timetables, attendance, behaviour, achievements and attainment and homework are currently available.

To access the "Parents Gateway" directly please click on the link or the image below.


If you are having a problem logging on to the Gateway please can you put "THEHURST\" before your username.

if your username is "Parent" type in: THEHURST\Parent as your username.

Once you have logged in see here for a short guide to using the system

If you have lost/forgotten your password or are having a problem accessing the site please email:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and your request will be dealt with as soon as possible.  Once your password reset request has been actioned, you will be contacted using the email address that you have provided to the school.

Equality Statement

equality Equality Statement