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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

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The academy provides 43 different clubs under the categories of prep clubs, sports clubs, English and reading clubs, Languages clubs, The arts clubs, Maths clubs, History clubs, Gaming and coding clubs and Technology and cooking clubs.

356 students attended at least one club during the September/October 2021 period; that's about 45% of all students! There is no difference in percentage attendance in boys and girls; well done everyone! Best participators are year 11 with 52% of year 11 students attending at least one club; next year 7 with 49%.

See also our experience planner for trips, sixth form societies, cadets, Duke of Edinburgh and Greenpower, conferences and focus sessions in year 11. 

If you are a Harris Academy Riverside student you can sign up for a club - or suggest a new club  here.

Clubs include

Prep clubs

Prep and Bedrock club

Ready, Set, Go Prep!

KS3 Prep and Bedrock club

KS4 Prep and Bedrock club

Sports clubs

Rugby club - all years

Table tennis club - all years

KS4 basketball club

Year 7 foorball club

Year 8 football club

Year 9 and 10 football club

Year 9 basketball club

Under 16 basketball club

Year 7 and 8 netball club

Year 9 and 10 netball club

Sixth form sports club

English and reading clubs

Year 7 reading 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' club

Year 8 reading 'Goodnight Mr Tom!' club

Year 9 reading 'Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry' club

Year 10 reading 'The Hate You Give' club

Years 7,8 and 9 public speaking and debate club

Languages clubs

Chinese drama club

Clinique Francais club

KS4 Spanish club

Year 7 French facts, festivals and culture club

Year 8 and 9 French facts, festivals and culture club

Year 7 'Cantando en Espanol' (singing in Spannish) club

Year 8 'Cantando en Espanol' (singing in Spannish) club

Year 11 'Ayuda, por favor' club

The arts clubs

Art club

Dance club

Singing club

'We will rock you' main characters' drama club

'We will rock you' whole cast' drama and music club

Maths clubs

Year 10 astute acutes club

Year 12 senior maths challenge club

Accuracy allstars club

History clubs

History through film club

Gaming and coding clubs

Board games club

Lego and games club

KS4 classic coding club

Gaming club

Technology and cooking clubs

KS3 cooking club

KS4 cooking club