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29/11/20

Read our new weekly parent newsletter to find out about all the exciting opportunities in place for our students. It can be found here: https://t.co/h0b2siGeYT https://t.co/nAM6IwMt3W

27/11/20

Reading for pleasure is a vital element of success at HABE Sixth Form. This week’s must read for Sixth Form is ‘House of Glass’ by Hadley Freeman. https://t.co/uryO0ih7wc

26/11/20

Congratulations to our Yr10 students who applied and successfully been selected to attend the Virtual Aerospace Work Experience programme by Airbus! The programme will take place between 30/11/2020 and 13/12/2020 and begins with Airbus Commercial! https://t.co/v88MraVX9w

26/11/20

HAPPY THANKSGIVING FROM HABE! https://t.co/dbt8ZYSh9a

26/11/20

3rd week into our new “Reading for Pleasure” at HABE! Students are been given the opportunity to read a vast range of multicultural and diverse books while also stopping at various stages to check their learning. Shout out to Mr O'Toole for showing excellent practice! https://t.co/RmEBi1WFcr

24/11/20

We've also shared details of our consultation with our local and neighbouring local authorities https://t.co/bsn3gD2uA2

24/11/20

As well as contacting nurseries, preschools, primary and secondary schools, we've also sent details of our consultation to all our local GP surgeries, places of worship, libraries and diocesan boards. It's your chance to have YOUR say on our https://t.co/L0t686dQmg

23/11/20

a BIG thank you to all our local newsagents, coffee shops, cafe's, estate agents and take away services who very kindly agreed to our delivery of posters today advertising our !

23/11/20

Please find all details of the consultation including details of how to respond by visiting Harris Academy Beckenham's website or clicking on the following link: https://t.co/b30cQjll30 https://t.co/82fc0u9hI4

18/11/20

Retweetd From HABE Performing Arts

The Performing Arts department are happy to unveil our new uniform! No more will we be performing in business dress. 🎭 https://t.co/GB3vXWs4vj

18/11/20

Congratulations to our BHM competition winners. We are very proud to showcase their outstanding work! Well done from all at HABE! https://t.co/BBvQWEM5dq

18/11/20

Retweetd From HABE Sport

🚨 ALL year 7 and 8 students who have PE tomorrow, please bring trainers! No other kit is required 🚨 any questions please email l.saunders.org.uk

13/11/20

Well done to these brilliant students for being nominated for this month’s Principal’s Breakfast. https://t.co/pq3ZiFiByA

13/11/20

Showcasing outstanding Y7 and Y8 artwork - a joy to be met with each morning in the entrance of the Academy! https://t.co/exqlhappMc

13/11/20

Year 12 Workshop- Steve Sallis Author: Mindset & Leadership Mentor “Will my “Future Self” thank me for the decisions I make today?” https://t.co/GZEqdaQeG3

11/11/20

Retweetd From HABE Sport

Our Sports Leaders 2020-2021 cohort working hard this morning https://t.co/f6jsx1Uc7C

09/11/20

We are very excited to launch our new "Reading for Pleasure" programme led by Mr Collier. The aim of this programme is to help and equip students with the decoding skills to tackle any written text/book while also enhancing their vocabulary to becoming experts in the field. https://t.co/FTw44baev5

23/10/20

As part of our school celebration, we created a video with a few students from our community sharing what they love about their cultural backgrounds. Please view our video... Cultural heritage https://t.co/NfDuJNz3WR via ENJOY! https://t.co/exYB2iQu1K

21/10/20

Retweetd From Trauma Informed Schools UK

Every child with and ACE (adverse child experience) needs a knight. That knight can be you. Just one emotionally-available adult in a child's school career can make all the difference. We can make a difference, you can make a difference.... https://t.co/xD5SQB1W1R https://t.co/qRWZzb7dNT

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Admissions contacts

New admissions - Ms S Miles 0208 650 8694

In-year admissions - Admissions Officer 0208 650 8694


For entry in September 2021

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 2020-2021 our PAN is 180.

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


Key dates

Common Application Form: deadline 31st October 2020. This must be completed and returned to your LEA (Local Education Authority). We'll then be notified of your application and invite prospective Year 6 students for our banding test day.

Supplementary Information Form: deadline 31st October 2020. 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 11th December 2020. 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.

National Offer Day Date: Monday 1st March 2021.


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.  Forms should be submitted by 29th March 2021.

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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