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07/01/19

Our fantastic Spring enrichment programme starts tomorrow... https://t.co/oJW1wl4UhP

18/12/18

We look forward to warmly welcoming our parents, carers and students to the Y11 Parent Consultation Evening tonight from 4.15pm to 7.15pm.

13/12/18

Our students bake and serve fresh mince pies at Ralph Perrin Court this afternoon. https://t.co/WcLq6Bigx7

13/12/18

A fantastic start to the Christmas concert at Ralph Perrin Court! https://t.co/GOz1hZyz3K

12/12/18

We are delighted to announce that 71 Big Red Boxes were filled and collected ready to be distributed to those in need in our local community during this festive season. Thank you very much to all those parents, students and staff who donated so generously. https://t.co/NNb7Z4M9Fl

05/12/18

Fashion taken to new heights - recycling clothes has never been so chic! Our scientists and budding fashion designers have worked hard today on their creations with our very own fashion show as a grand finale. HABE Innovation Day. https://t.co/zDiHTn5Iwx

05/12/18

Upcycling was taken to another level today in DT where students designed and made their own sustainable tote bags - just in time for Christmas too! HABE Innovation Day. https://t.co/OvAlVe6EvV

05/12/18

It was truly amazing to listen to the sound tracks our students composed today using the latest technology! HABE Innovation Day. https://t.co/pmMexZ0UHP

05/12/18

Our Scientists, having theoretically been stranded on a dessert island are tasked with creating a water filtration system to enable them to drink fresh water and survive! https://t.co/xQLGEhbwEL

05/12/18

Our budding mathematicians are testing the hypothesis that height and arm length affects the range of distance achieved whilst throwing a ball. HABE Innovation Day. https://t.co/eZC6lTGuAF

05/12/18

HABE is honored to welcome to our Academy - celebrated author of Pigeon English. Our Y11 students are absorbed listening to Stephen answer questions about his book, giving a first hand perspective of the written text and characters involved. https://t.co/y1V6rZQ0dG

05/12/18

Retweetd From HABE Sport

GCSE group safely arrived at bluewater for an innovation day bounce! https://t.co/mdchBBwDog

05/12/18

May the humble brussel sprout inspire our students to eat well and enjoy cooking them at Christmas! HABE Innovation Day - Food Tech https://t.co/2lsIsO94c9

05/12/18

Innovation Day at HABE! Exciting trips and deep learning experiences on offer to all our students today...

29/11/18

We are looking forward to seeing lots of parents, students and friends at the U13s festival tomorrow evening! https://t.co/veRRNF6yz5

28/11/18

All parents/carers of our Y11 students are invited to tonight's Science Master Class. Refreshments from 5.30pm, presentation at 6pm. Find out how best to support your child with the challenge of the new Science GCSE.

27/11/18

Our Y7 and Y8 students enjoyed our speaker raising awareness about body confidence and self worth. Students were guided to accept themselves for who they are rather than placing value on how social media presents unrealistic body images. https://t.co/eriQH1sHb1

24/11/18

Another great student commission meeting yesterday! Our areas of focus for the year have been sorted.... https://t.co/FD29LBTu3t

23/11/18

Well-done boys!! Keep up the hard work. https://t.co/TpGUA1s8Iu

18/11/18

You can pop in when you are available. There will be subject stalls for you to speak with subject teachers.

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Academy Admissions

New admissions - Ms S Miles 0208 650 8694

In year admissions - Ms K Costello 0208 650 8694

For Entry in September 2019

  • Applications from boys and girls will be welcome from the start of the autumn term. If you are interested in a place, you should name the Academy on the Common Application Form (CAF) supplied to you by your Local Authority. For applications in 2019-2020  our PAN is 200.

For any queries regarding new admissions please email Mrs S Miles at info@harrisbeckenham.org.uk

Key Dates

Common Application Form: 31st October 2018 

This must be completed and returned to your LEA (Local Education Authority). We'll then be notifed of your application and invite prospective year 6 students for our banding test day.

Supplementary Information Form: 31st October 2018

Please complete this form ONLY if you would like your child to be considered for any concessions during the Year 6 banding test. Concessions relate to issues that you feel would need to be taken into consideration when he/she takes the year 6 banding test. (e.g. epilepsy, hearing problems, sight conditions, problems with reading or writing, including dyslexia, mobility etc)? 

Please return your completed Supplementary Information Form directly to Harris Academy Beckenham.

The SEN Coordinator will then make the decision as to the appropriate concession required (e.g. wheelchair access, scribes, larger print etc)

NB: completion of a Supplementary Information Form DOES NOT constitute an application to the Academy and is only used for the purpose of the year 6 banding test. You MUST complete the Local Education Authority Common Application Form as well. 

Year 6 Banding Test Date: Friday 14th December 2018

We use Banding tests to ensure we're admitting pupils with a wide range of academic abilities.

Everyone who applied for Harris Academy Beckenham will be sent an official invitation letter nearer the time.


For Parents/Carers who wish to appeal

Parent(s) wishing to appeal against the Academy’s decision should complete an Appeal Form stating the reason for the appeal based on the published Admissions Criteria.

Completed forms should be sent for the attention of Clerk to the Appeal Panel, Harris Academy Beckenham, Manor Way, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 3SJ.

The appeals will be heard in private by an Independent Appeal Panel. The Clerk to the Appeal Panel will make an appointment within a reasonable time.

Please note that:

  • Appeals may be made in English or the parents’/carers’ first language.
  • Only one appeal per application is allowed.
  • Appeals are conducted in person, and you may bring a friend

 

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