We are excited to have you with us!


CREATE A CAREERS LOGO COMPETITION. Design your own HARI careers logo that the careers team will use. The chosen WINNER will receive a voucher!! Any questions and entries see Miss Wright (PE)


*CAREERS WEEK* Monday 27th - 1st July 2022! Create a careers logo competition, careers briefings, careers fair, careers bingo and year 10 virtual work experience. Vouchers to be won! YEARS 7 - 12!


1 WEEK TO GO! We are only a week away from our first day of transition week!


Over the last few days 180 students have visited to conduct fieldwork as part of their studies in Geography


Thank you for a great game!


Final score: Riverside 13 - 12 Opposition District champions!!!


*Year 7 basketball team* 🏀 We are at half time in the borough final. Current score Riverside 7 - 4 Opposition It is a VERY close game!


3 WEEKS TO GO! We are looking forward to meeting our new Year 7 students on Monday 4th July for transition week!📚


What a day! Our students competed against other Harris schools in the regional athletics final today. We walked away with 33 medals across the board as well as coming overall joint 1st for Year 8 Boys and Year 9 girls 👏🏼 🏆 We could not be prouder of our representatives!


We have arrived at the Harris Federation Sports Day! Good luck to all of our students who are competing today🏆


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Good luck to Bobbi and all from today at the Athletics competition 🏃‍♀️


It's so we've been out and about in our year 7 geography lessons this week collecting data to see the environmental quality of the academy 📝🌳


Harris Academy Riverside is feeling proud to be part of the Purfleet-on-Thames community, taking part in its largest gathering yesterday in 100years, and on a momentous day in history.


Our incredible students setting off to the Purfleet community flag parade!


Junior Basketball Final 🏀 Come on boys 💪🏻


We have joined the footballrebooted mission and are accepting donations of old football boots. If you have any old/unwanted football boots or astros please bring them in and drop them in the box found in the PE classroom.


The final result: 3-1 to our opposition. The team have worked incredibly hard this season and we are so proud of how far they have come! Today was not our day, but nevertheless a good game from both sides!


Opposition have scored taking the score to 1-1 ⚽️

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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