Years 7 & 8: 

Up to 1 hour per week in English, Maths, Science, French, History, Geography.

In all other subjects homework may be set up as appropriate (up to 1 hour per fortnight per subject).

This amounts to approximately 1 – 1.5 hours per evening.

Years 9, 10, 11:

Up to 1.5 hours per week in English, Maths and Science.

Up to 1 hour per week in all other subjects.

This amounts to approximately 1.5 – 2 hours per evening.

Key Stage 5:

At least 3 hours per subject weekly.


Show My Homework is an award-winning online calendar application that enables schools to easily and effectively track and monitor homework.

We make it simple for teachers to set homework tasks in just a matter of minutes, and reduce excuses by providing students with a convenient way to see what homework has been set, even if they’re not logged in.

If your Son/Daughter has trouble logging in please click the HELP link on the Show My Homework page.

showmyhomework    https://hdhs.showmyhomework.co.uk/school/homeworks/calendar


Hegarty Maths

Selected students in year 7 and 9 have been asked to take part in a trial of Hegarty Maths. This is an online revision platform that enables students to easily track their progress within maths and allows them to access help during this process. Click here for the Student Guide relating to this:
Hegarty-Maths-Student-Guide.pdf – 2 MB