How we help!

How we help!

BREAKING NEWS – FEBRUARY 2017

The Friends of The Hamble School have agreed to purchase the school 30 new laptops with proceeds from the Fireworks Event. We couldn’t do this without the help and support of all the amazing volunteers and would like to thank them all for making it such a successful event.

Thank you to everyone who attended for supporting your local school through attending our event at Victoria Country Park, we hope to see you again 4th November 2017!

We have recently funded:

  • Picnic benches located near Durban block
  • Solar film for the Science block windows
  • Scales & Aprons for the Catering Department
  • TV screen for outside the hall
  • 3D printers for Technology Dept
  • Embroidery Machine for Textiles
  • New Maths text books to support new curriculum

Previous funds raised have been used to:

  • Scientific calculators
  • GCSE Science revision packs
  • Rock Challenge transportation
  • Subsidise the Year 11 Prom
  • Recording Studio & Media Hub
  • Music Dept equipment and instruments
  • Regeneration of Quad Garden in London block
  • Outside table tennis equipment
  • Rock climbing wall items
  • Sail canopy

The Hamble Recording Studio and Media Hub

The Friends agreed to fund £4000 of the money raised from the fireworks event towards an exciting project at the College; The Hamble Recording Studio and Media Hub.

Microphone - drums

Facilities include

  • A professional recording studio that can be used by staff and students as well as people in the local community to create and record music and vocals.
  • An online local radio station
  • Live sound feeds from the Media Hub to the college hall
  • An online art and sound gallery
  • A collaborative project working with under-privileged young people of Hamble and SOCO music project