Delivering 500 prep packs and exercise books to students - thanks Miss Solley Miss Cookson and Miss Richardson - worth the new dent in the bus!


Wishing a happy Eid to all staff, students and families of our academy community


Retweetd From Department for Education

Limiting class sizes, keeping children in small, consistent groups and preventing mixing will allow more children to return to school in a phased way that reduces risk.


Retweetd From Schools Week

The boss sets out how they're getting on with the job of preparing to receive more children


Retweetd From Uptree

Yesterday, we were joined by students from for an online Business & Finance workshop! The workshop included company insights from , and . Thanks to all of the amazing students who attended!


Retweetd From Amanda Spielman

I want to thank all the teachers, heads and support staff who are stepping up to this exceptional challenge. You are helping many children in many ways during a difficult time. Thank you from all of us at Ofsted.


Hi Shanon - all the academy


This current year 7


Thank you


Briefings today for year 7 at 11 AM or 1.30 PM on Microsoft Teams! Briefings today for year 8 at 11.30 AM or 2 PM. Briefings today for year 9 at 12 PM or 2.30 PM.


Retweetd From Miss Gray PE

This brilliant idea was originally from twitter. kindly sent me the resources she had and i’ve adapted them for our PE department. Really hope the kids like them! I can upload to if people would like a copy.


Looking forward to working with you - great interview


Protect our young people. More advice for HARI and local parents and carers


Our HARI 6th form Ethos Leader won a scholarship on the Beyond Wealth Scholarship Programme providing work experience in the field of medicine and a medical doctor as a personal mentor; the panel were impressed by his self motivation and academic resilience!


Hi Emma - we messaged you


Retweetd From Schools Week

Exclusive: Gavin Williamson has promised he will 'work with the sector' to decide how schools should reopen, but only 'when the time is right'


What are our amazing students doing everyday? All the right things it seems! your community


This is a time - for those who are not lucky enough to work with them everyday - to realise the kindness and community spirit in our young people


We challenged our students - what are you doing to inspire the community? If this is a time for compassion; then this Harris Academy Riverside student is rising to the challenge

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Parents' evenings and reports

Parents' evenings for this year are as follows;

Spring Term

Amazon, Congo and Mississippi - years 7 to 9 - 4th March 2020 4 7.30 p.m.

Nile, Rhine and Hudson - years 7 to 9 - 18th March 2020 4 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.

Summer Term

Amazon, Congo and Mississippi - years 7 to 9 - 10th June 2020 4 7.30 p.m.

Nile, Rhine and Hudson - years 7 to 9 - 24th June 2020 4 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.

By invitation

A further evening is scheduled for 4th December 2019 for parents and carers to meet members of the senior leadership team and teachers by invitation only. The relevant students will be notified nearer the time. The purpose of the evening is to meet with students and their parents and carers where we consider that the student could benefit from some extra motivation, support or assistance.

Parents and carers are always welcome to contact the academy to arrange a meeting to discuss progress or any other concerns.


Reports are scheduled to be produced and provided to parents and carers as follows;

Autumn - All students - attendance, punctuality, prep scores and behaviour - 6th December

Spring - All students - attendance, punctuality, prep scores, behaviour and Federatrion assessment grades - 2nd March 2020

Summer - All students - attendance, punctuality, prep scores, behaviour and Federation assessment grades - 20th July 2020