The Pottermore Sorting Hat Quiz for Kids

No time to waste? This quick Pottermore sorting hat quiz will tell you your Hogwarts House in no time!

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Pottermore sorting hat quiz for kids

We all love Harry Potter, don’t we? Many people wish to be part of this fantastic world filled with wizards and witches, magical creatures, and so much more. But before you can be a real wizard or witch and attend Hogwarts, you have to be sorted into a house.

These questions are boiled down to the basics. With seemingly trivial questions, our quick sorting hat will tell you your Harry Potter House in no time! Like the real sorting hat, this quiz will get to know you and find out which House suits you best.

If you want a more sophisticated experience, though, check out our Extended Pottermore House Quiz

Don’t forget to share the result with your friends!

What Harry Potter house am I?

That’s a tricky question, but often we do know deep down which house is most fitting to us. Sometimes, though, two or more houses could be our new home at Hogwarts. Then things get even harder. But this quiz will help you find out, whether you’re a Gryffindor, a Hufflepuff, a Ravenclaw, or a Slytherin.

Hogwarts’ houses

At Hogwarts, there are four different houses in which students are sorted. These are:

But which one of these is most suited for you? There’s only one way of finding out. And you know very well how: By asking our sorting hat and taking this quiz!

Accurate sorting hat quiz

Just because this quiz is the kids version of our Extended Pottermore House Quiz, it doesn’t mean it’s less accurate. Actually, every answer you give matters even more! So think twice before continuing to the next question! Our sorting hat knows little to no mercy!

How to retake the Pottermore quiz?

This quiz can be retaken as often as you want! And you don’t even need an account for it! So if you aren’t satisfied with your result, just do the quiz again! Maybe our sorting hat will grant your wishes!

How would your wand look like?

  1. Made out of ebony with a dragon's head as handle
  2. Very elegant and made out of magic wood
  3. Made out of cherry wood with a twisted handle
  4. Pointy and made out of bone

Which season do you prefer?

  1. Summer
  2. Winter
  3. Spring
  4. Fall

Which adjective describes you best?

  1. Brave
  2. Smart
  3. Diligent
  4. Loyal

No one knows ...

  1. What will be
  2. Who I really am
  3. The truth
  4. Anything

Which of the following subjects do you enjoy most at school?

  1. English
  2. Art
  3. Maths
  4. Sports

Which house is your least favorite?

  1. Gryffindor
  2. Hufflepuff
  3. Slytherin
  4. Ravenclaw

You're grounded for a week and there are only four things in your room: Sports equipment, a video game, a big book and pen and paper. With which will you spend the most time?

  1. A video game
  2. Pen and Paper
  3. Sports equipment
  4. A big book

You're on your way home and see someone you know get bullied. What do you do?

  1. Join the bullies
  2. I don't know
  3. Help that person
  4. Keep on walking and ignoring what's happening
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  1. Gryffindor

    House of chivalry

    The Gryffindor house's members are regarded as brave but also reckless and sometimes even short-tempered folks. They are courageous, daring, and outgoing.

    Many famous wizards were Gryffindors!

  2. Hufflepuff

    House of loyalty

    The Hufflepuff house's members are regarded as hard-working, dedicated, and patient folks with a strong moral code. Hufflepuff is the most inclusive of the four houses and usually accepts everyone.

    Hufflepuff produced the least dark wizards of all houses.

  3. Ravenclaw

    House of wisdom

    The Ravenclaw house's members are regarded as intelligent, wise, and quick-witted. Ravenclaws often are considered as very individual, creative, and even weird at times.

    Ravenclaw's wizards are very versatile and know many spells!

  4. Slytherin

    House of ambition

    The Slytherin house's members are regarded as shrewd, cunning, and achievement-oriented. Slytherins tend to think before they act, often even to overthink.

    Slytherin produced the most dark wizards of all houses.

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