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22/01/20

Our Most Able students engaged in expanding their knowledge during the lunchtime Beckenham Experience workshop today, learning about the Foreign Exchange Market. Perhaps some budding traders in the making! https://t.co/dzTCKRGfT9

20/01/20

Introducing our new HABE History Blog. https://t.co/qvixb6WLPM Our students have been hard at work writing articles which we are very much hoping will be of interest to all historians out there!

20/01/20

We are proud to introduce our Head Boy and Head Girl teams. We congratulate all of them on achieving their positions for the coming year. https://t.co/Y7750JBg8Y

15/01/20

At last the rain has stopped and our Y13 geographers are able to enjoy their field trip on the South Downs! https://t.co/dhgPWVmYoM

06/01/20

A successful December Principal’s breakfast with students nominated for various positive contributions both inside and outside the Academy! You will all receive 200pts towards the reward league this term. Will you be nominated for the January breakfast? https://t.co/raYT0sfkYJ

20/12/19

Business is booming for our Business Enterprise students selling their beautiful Christmas decorations! Anyone for a last minute present idea! https://t.co/QO5VYiZ0Cw

19/12/19

Students and staff enjoying Christmas Jumper Day! Raising money for our Academy charity, Young Minds. https://t.co/9DCsZWGyzu

18/12/19

Food Technology classes are getting well and truly into the festive spirit making Yule Logs! https://t.co/onf7xZE4b0

18/12/19

Christmas Jumper Day tomorrow! Thursday 19th December. All students wearing jumpers are asked bring in £1 to donate to our chosen charity, Young Minds. No stylish jumpers please, but remember to wear with full uniform! https://t.co/MjtnVzqOwh

13/12/19

WORLD CLASS!!! Well done to all the students involved in helping to achieve this prestigious quality mark! https://t.co/l1fh64VKkI

13/12/19

It’s official...We are World Class! https://t.co/MXJ6GvwqUN

13/12/19

Our students enjoyed a lovely visit to Ralph Perrin Court to read descriptions about a day in the life of a HABE student, ask residents about their life experiences and to finish, carol singing and mince pies! https://t.co/CA5QsvXNj5

11/12/19

HABE politicians in the making! https://t.co/VcnYR7g4m7

11/12/19

Essential life saving First Aid training! https://t.co/4BL240KcKH

11/12/19

Our mask making masterclass allows our students to explore and bring to life what emotions mean to them. https://t.co/EJOLH0zrfF

11/12/19

Animal care and awareness... our lucky staff and students have the chance to interact and meet with some very well behaved visitors to the Academy! https://t.co/ZgByq5kxLy

11/12/19

Our exciting Character Development Day is well underway with our cooking masterclasses! Delicious food in the making and the end results! https://t.co/MerHKMNohZ

11/12/19

Retweetd From HABE Sport

👫 Year 9 GCSE PE cohort visiting the body worlds museum for the first Character Development Day of the Academic year! We are all very excited 💀 https://t.co/rs2VS7ARJE

10/12/19

Harris Experience students enjoying live streamed interactive lectures direct from UCL discussing scientific research conducted at Great Ormond Street Hospital. https://t.co/3qHwpr7QJe

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Admissions Consultation

Admission authorities (individual academies) must consult on their admission arrangements at least once every seven years, even if the arrangements have not changed during that time.

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New admissions - Ms S Miles 0208 650 8694

In year admissions - Admissions Officer  0208 650 8694

For Entry in September 2020

  • 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: 31st October 2019 

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 2019

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 13th December 2019

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 2nd March 2020


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 30th March 2020.

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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