We are a secondary school focused on music
Our core vision is to provide students with access to the widest range of opportunities in life by fostering academic excellence and instilling self-belief, intellectual curiosity and responsibility towards others in society.
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Music Aptitude Test
Musical Selection takes place on Saturday 17 October. Parents should complete the online form or contact school by phone 020 7617 7181. Our music audition is designed to achieve the fairest assessment of the music potential of all students, those who have benefited from formal music training and those who have not.
Open Evening and Morning
Open Evening for all prospective students on Tuesday 22 September from 7pm to 9pm. The Headteacher speaks at 7pm and 8pm. No appointment needed. Open Morning to be held on Friday 2 October from 9am to 11am by appointment only. Please, email Colette Corbin, PA to Headteacher at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our son is LOVING the HNS music sessions and LOVING the school!HNS parent
No other job is as rewarding as teaching. I am passionate about supporting each student to fulfil their individual potential and am a firm believer in HNS’s personalised learning plans.Jayne Voice, SENCO
Hackney New School is small and friendly and I’ll have lots of support to get my work done at school.HNS student
It is a huge honour to be involved with HNS from the start. Nowhere quite offers such unique and inspiring opportunities for both pupils and teachers.Ben Clemson, Assistant Head and Subject Leader (History)
I chose Hackney New School because I love music and want to learn a new instrument.HNS student
I was inspired to join Hackney New School because it places music at the centre of the school. Music can help pupils be better teamworkers, communicators and participants - all essential skills in society.Rachel Barnes, Director of Music