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25/07/21

Retweetd From Gates Foundation

Women demonstrate their leadership abilities every day. Why are they still left out of leadership positions?

25/07/21

Retweetd From 𝐁𝐫𝐚𝐝 𝐉𝐨𝐡𝐧𝐬𝐨𝐧

Admin, when you observe a teacher, especially informally, don’t feel you have to critique EVERY time. Too often teachers are told, "you did great BUT", instead, " Leave the BUTS behind”. Let them know what they did well & move on. Leave them feeling validated & appreciated!

25/07/21

Retweetd From Newham London 💙

We are aware of reports of flooding at a number of locations around Newham. If you are experiencing issues with localised flooding, please call 020 8430 2000. If you wish to protect your home with sandbags, you can phone the Environment Agency’s Floodline on 0345 988 1188.

24/07/21

Congratulations to Ms. Chalkley, Ms. Njuguna, Ms. Ellis, Mr. Samolis, Ms. Begum and Mr. Mohammed to passed their lead practitioner accreditation. Well done for your hard work.

23/07/21

The Behaviour for Learning Team have been listening to the , have you? What are your takeaways? Favourite interview? https://t.co/nXTlhNZ6gF

21/07/21

a huge thank you to the for their generous donation. The furniture has already been put to good use! https://t.co/bgq7GX4Kfp

21/07/21

Wishing all of our students and staff a wonderful last day of term and a great, well deserved summer holiday!

20/07/21

Our virtual Art Show! https://t.co/LTqwoq7Hv8

19/07/21

On this blessed occasion of Eid, wishing you and your family joy, happiness, peace and prosperity - Eid Mubarak all. Ms Abbasi

19/07/21

Celebrations will be this week for our staff and students - Eid-ul-Adha is a commemoration of sacrifice and marks the end of Hajj , the annual pilgrimage to Makkah (Mecca). https://t.co/bebKCXyviR

19/07/21

Retweetd From Chobham PE Dept

As a part of NCS, our year 12 duel career pathway students were involved in promoting girls football. If you’re interested, please get involved as the tournaments ran with major success!! https://t.co/5QmZMSJhPp

16/07/21

Well done to Year 9 Geographers who have been completing fieldwork around the school looking at Stratford's regeneration. https://t.co/Jab8YlhHUq

15/07/21

Mr Fujah working with our students to develop their skills of resilience and self discipline. Key skills for their next steps, support with managing workload and pressure in the year ahead. https://t.co/1rqLfxfamc

15/07/21

Natural hair week! https://t.co/9rIjwLDdEi

15/07/21

Once again the community has found a creative way to raise £50.07 for the house . **Well done to in coming 1st place for the 5p Challenge 2021 **

15/07/21

'Make it your conscious responsibility and priority to ensure that as the next generation, you support with shaping this country towards one that represents diversity and fairness for all that live in it' Ms Kibela-Purnell

15/07/21

Well done to the Year 10 Geography students who worked hard on their trip to Walton on the Naze this week! https://t.co/U3L3YXMlHp

15/07/21

Lovely to see such a variety of different cultural dress from our staff and students as part of our second dress https://t.co/x6jL7X732p

15/07/21

Retweetd From Children's Society

When you give children hope, they listen and learn, and won't hesitate to give it right back to you. courageously used his voice to help children when they needed it most through the pandemic. Now young people are using theirs to show how much it has meant 💛 https://t.co/ZMOsvsaw32

14/07/21

Retweetd From Jamie's Farm

Incredible photo 🙌 https://t.co/mKqEtLr8er

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

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Harris Experience

Each academic year ten students are nominated to take part in the Harris Experience, a cultural and academic enhancement programme for the most able students across the Harris Federation. The programme includes cultural opportunities and extra-curricular academic sessions that will enable students to apply to Russell Group universities when they are older.

Students are selected for the Experience based on a number of factors, including their attitude to learning, Pupil Premium eligibility and, of course, their academic record. They take part in the programme from Year 9 until they take their GCSEs.

Harris Experience activities include, but are not limited to:

Year 9

  • Christies History of Art lecture
  • Christies behind the scenes tour
  • Careers sessions
  • Teleology workshop
  • Electronics workshop

Year 10

  • Imperial College visit
  • Royal Opera House performance
  • Oxford or Cambridge University visit
  • Careers sessions

Year 11

  • Aporia Philosophy workshop

 The Harris Experience Advanced offers similar experiences to high attaining Sixth Form students.

 Year 9 Harris Experience student, Thomas Drew, reports how:

“We have so many opportunities others might not get! While I’m not taking GCSE Art, I really enjoyed having the chance to take part in an Art History lecture at Christies.”

And Year 10 Harris Experience students describe the opportunities they have had as part of their second year on the programme:

“We went to Christies where we sold a piece of art we’d made. I really liked taking on the role of auctioneer.”

“Our workshop on game theory really helped me improve my logical reasoning. It got me thinking!”