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As stated earlier, school services to and from will still run along London Road, but no other 44's will. Please ensure your children get on the buses in the school as the station stop will NOT be served.


Great results from the Riverside Rapids tonight! Triple win tonight, with the Year 7 girls first netball game. Year 10 football team are onto the next round of the Harris Cup and the Junior basketball team take the win on home turf. Well done to all involved 👏


Year 11 Virtual Parents Evening is happening tonight 4pm-7pm Please ensure you have booked your appointments with your child's teachers 🗓


Please ensure you have informed us of your consent via the MS form. You will find the link has been sent from


*MASKS* Unless exempt, anyone attending should wear a mask inside the testing centre.


Please attend the academy on the correct day and time slot. If more than one of your children attend the academy and are in different year groups you are welcome to bring them together.


Happy New Year 🎇 We are looking forward to welcoming back our students on Thursday 6th January. Prior to this, we are inviting all students to come to the building on their designated day to take a lateral flow test on-site at the academy. Please see thread for more info


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Wow! What an amazing opportunity! Go Chelsea!


Miss Solley’s football girls are at Wembley Stadium today watching ⚽️


Every wednesday our sixth formers get together and take part in a range of recreational activities!


Our students have been busy cooking up a storm in cooking club last week 🧑‍🍳⏲🍰🍕


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Don't forget our Christmas Light turn on from 4pm on next to the Children's centre tomorrow. Complementary sausage rolls, mince pies and mulled wine. Bring money for hot dogs etc. Carols - a time of festive cheer!


Our Year 12 students performed very well in the Senior Maths Challenge💡 Out of 40 students who participated we were awarded with 16 Bronze and 3 Silver Certificates🤩 This happens to be one of the toughest maths competitions we have out there. Well done to all involved👏


Mr Russell and Mr Balogun's Year 8 team are at it again. Well done to the Year 8 football team for fighting back from 2-0 down, to finish with a 6-4 win. Making it through to the next round of the Harris cup👏


On Wednesday, our SEN team and PE dept combined forces for an amazing trip to lakeside. "I think this is going to be my best day ever, I had so much fun" 🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️🧗‍♂️ Thank you to the wonderful Rock Up team for making it an amazing experience 👏


On Tuesday, our Year 8 students went to see the The Lion King at the Lyceum theatre🦁 🎭🎶


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Sat near a group of students from the Harris Academy Riverside at a performance of The Lion King last night. They were great! Enthused, bouncy, well-behaved, accompanied by committed and caring staff. We were very impressed by them all.


Thank you for your kinds words. This is amazing to hear! 👏🏼


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A little Hooke's law today

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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HARI team compliance

Let's make this year a year to remember

This page is intended to help members of the HARI team stay compliant with all the regulatory requirements we have to have in place.

 The following are required of all adults working in the academy.


Task Link  

Prevent training

Everyone needs to have completed the government's 'Prevent' training. Please click on the link, to the right, complete the training, print and save the pdf certificate and e mail it here. ( .) If you have completed the training since 1st June 2021, you do not need to do so again. Completion of Prevent Training is a condition of employment.. 


Routines & Expectations

Everyone needs to have read and understood the routines and expectations document. The routines and expectations published are parts of the terms and conditions of employment. Confirm when read.

Routines & Expectations Confirm

Keeping Children Safe In Education Part 1

All staff must have read Part 1 - that's pages 1 to 23 - of the KCSIE document - new version - in use with effect from 1st September 2021. The full document is on this link.


RFA policy sign off

All staff must read 'The List of Policies & Key Documents: Read, Familiarise, Aware' and then sign the relevant form and return a paper copy to Mrs. J. Shepherd at the academy.


RFA page


Acceptable Use of ICT Policy and Declaration

All staff must have read and signed the Acceptable Use of ICT Policy and Declaration..

Use of ICT Policy  

Staff Wellbeing Survey for Optimus Education

The academy is working towards a wellbeing accreditation for which we need the opinions of our HARI team members.


Staff Wellbeing Consultation

We are collecting feedback on our Wellbeing Policy in order to improve it. If you are a member of our HARI team, please first read the policy and then complete the consultation survey.

Wellbeing Policy page

Wellbeing Policy pdf