Our virtual open evening is now live!!


Our virtual open evening goes live soon!


Our virtual open evening is tomorrow! Unfortunately we are not running a face to face open evening.


The drama begins!


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Planning the end points for my new team. So excited to see the impact we can make. Watch this space!! Some big plans


Around 175 students day one of summer school today - good day !


Calm before the storm - ready for new year 7 summer school


Congratulations on NPQH!


Compare yourself to the best they say! Harris Academy Riverside students achieved the highest average A Level grades in The Harris Federation! Students at Cambridge, St Andrew’s, King’s, Queen Mary’s and many other prestigious universities. We start again - watch this space.


Off to York to do Economics!


Getting ready for summer school? here!


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A huge well done to Kacia Matthieu for achieving A* A* A* The best results ever in our school's history! We wish her every success studying Sociology at Loughborough University


Looking forward to our year 12 enrolment tomorrow! Good luck to all of our local students tomorrow, Harris and non Harris! Go here if you are interested in our 6th form.


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It’s A*A*A* who is heading off to Harvard University on a full scholarship. We are super proud of Kenny and wish him good success at Harvard!


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Chloe from had high aspirations when getting her A level grades today. No-one in her family had been to university and she dreamed of being a doctor. We followed Chloe opening her results and telling her mum.


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So proud of our A level students getting fantastic results. Also very excited that we have a student going to to study medicine. We really appreciate all our links with


Check out the amazing grades of our year 13 students and get inspired by the destinations and subjects they have chosen: what and where they will study and where they will live


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A huge well done to our post 16 students for another superb set of results this year. Our students secured incredibly exciting university places, including to study Veterinary Nursing, Law and Pharmacology, with 25% of offers from Russell Group universities

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Open evening 2021

Our virtual open evening is now live

Go here with any questions for The Principal

Have a look here at our academy videos including messages from the Principal and the Vice Principal

Have a look here for subject videos

Explore the website for other areas of interest such as how to apply, clubs, experience planner, our amazing A level results, our curriculum and prep.

If you are interested in a small group tour while the academy is open, please go here.

Below are the dates of local open evenings in the area. Except for our own open evening, information has been collated indirectly and so parents and carers are advised to check on the relevant academy/school website to be sure.

Please note that Harris Academies do not have joint admissions and so prospective parents and carers should treat each academy completely separately. 

Please note that the academy does not decide who comes to the academy. That is done by the local authority based on our admissions criteria which can be found on our admissions page. Please also see our admissions page for our oversubscriptions criteria and for a link to the local authority website for details on how the admissions system works and how to apply.


Harris Academy Riverside Wednesday 22nd September
Harris Academy Chafford Hundred Thursday 23rd September
Harris Academy Ockendon Thursday 30th September
Grays Convent High School Wednesday 29th September
Ormiston Park Academy Thursday 7th October
The Hathaway Academy Tuesday 21st September
The Gateway Academy Wednesday 15th September
Hassenbrook Academy Tuesday 14th September
St Clere's School Wednesday 22nd September
William Edwards School Thursday 9th September
Orsett Heath Wednesday 6th October
Thames Park Thursday 23rd September
Gable Hall School Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th October