The New Forest Small School is an alternative and independent, small-scale school for children aged between 3 and 16, split across 6 classes. We are situated in Lyndhurst, surrounded by open forest, we feel we have created an idyllic, small-scale educational environment for our pupils. Come and visit and see for yourself! If you would like to talk to us about how we could help your child with a first-class alternative education please email us at newforestschool@live.com or give us a call on 02380 284415.

Latest Class News

Keep up to date with what is being taught in each class by visiting any of the individual class news pages, which can be found in the Primary or Secondary sections. Regularly updated, these pages give an overview of everything that is being taught in the school each term.


We can offer 16 GCSE courses at our school, which is registered as an exam centre. The school has an 88% A* - C pass rate and an overall 100% pass rate. Pupils are encouraged to take between 7 and 10 GCSEs. The school's results for the last 4 years, which covers the period we have been offering GCSEs, can be downloaded by visiting the About Secondary page and clicking on the link to GCSE Results 2012-15.
GCSE Results 2012-2015

Parents Comments

"I would recommend the school to any parent who believes that their child deserves individual respect and a chance to learn in an inspired, caring and insightful environment. We owe so much to the NFSS and an eternal Thank you to everyone there."
Mrs FW, Parent

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