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Our Sixth Form Open Evening is on Thursday. Students will finish at the end of Period 6 rather than Period 7 that day. Letters sent home.


Harris Academy Purley tops the performance table for pupil progress in Croydon!


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New performance data puts as top performer in for pupil progress


BBC News - ParentPay website unavailable for school meal payments


The Iceland Trip has landed and is on it's way back to the Academy. ETA is 3.45pm.


The Iceland trip is all on board and ready to depart Keflavik Airport. However, we are slightly delayed & will update periodically. EZY8508.


Our final stop in - Gulfoss in all its glory...


An unforgettable experience at the Geysirs


Þingvellir National Park - waterfalls and tectonic plate movement


Þingvellir National Park


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Geothermal Power


First stop of day 3 in is Orka Natturunnar Geothermal Power Plant


A glimpse of the northern lights from our hotel


Our final stop for the day...


Skogafoss Waterfall


Visit to the Black Sand Beach with its iconic Basalt Columns


A great morning hiking on the glacier ólheimajökull

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Posted on May 1st 2017

Fourth Plinth Finalist

*Update* Adam Crowhurst 9.6 at City Hall on Monday receiving a prize for being a borough winner for the Mayor of London's 4th Plinth Competition. Over 4000 students entered this year and Adam was one a handful of students who won. He got to meet the Culture Secretary and David Shrigley, whose artwork is currently on the 4th plinth.


Earlier in the month our Year 9 students were creating work to submit to the Mayor of London's Fourth Plinth competition. We are very excited and pleased to announce that Adam Crowhurst 9.6 has been chosen as a finalist and will be attending the awards ceremony at City Hall next month! Adam will also have his artwork on display from 24th April to the 30th June!

Well done on such a great achievement!


This is our news article from earlier in the month: