We are proud of the important role our school plays in the life of the local community. Our extensive facilities include a Dance Studio, Sports Hall, Gym, Conference Room and all weather sand filled astro turf pitch (ATP), as well as Music Rooms, Classrooms and Drama Studios. Our resident Thornden Tennis Club and Community Badminton Club meet here regularly, and many local sports groups call us ‘home’!
Among our regular hirers are AC Delco Bowmen, Basingstoke Hockey Club, Braishfield FC, Colden Common FC, Compton & Chandlers Ford Cricket Club, Dance Junkie, Eastleigh Ladies Hockey Club, Future Tennis, Hampshire FA, Hampshire Hockey Association, Hiltingbury AFC, Horizon TeamGym Club, Hursley Park Cricket Club, Knights Valley Cricket Club, Mavericks Netball, Multisports Club (for young people aged 16 to 30 with learning disabilities), Sholing Youth FC, Silk Route Club (Arabic School), Southampton Athletic Club, St Francis YFC and Winchester Netball Club.
Our Auditorium, Thornden Hall, seats 390 and is an amazing multipurpose performance space. Regular Hirers include Eastleigh Area Schools Orchestra, Hampshire County Youth Orchestra, Stagecoach Theatre Arts, Thornden Acting Academy, Thornden Community Wind Band and Thornden Community Choir.
Through our link with Eastleigh College we also provide a base for a variety of educational and recreational activities.
All our facilities are available for hire in the evenings and at the weekends throughout the year. Our purpose built Conference Room is also available during the school day.
To enquire about hiring the various facilities here at Thornden, contact Sarah in our Community Office on 02380 246778, or email
Click here to read more about hiring Thornden Hall, or speak to our Theatre Administrator, Vicki Sandpearl, on 02380 246586 or email
Click here to read more about the Conference Room.