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17/10/17

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.

13/10/17

Harris Academy Purley tops the performance table for pupil progress in Croydon! https://t.co/aoNsgevg5R

12/10/17

Retweetd From Harris Federation

New performance data puts as top performer in for pupil progress https://t.co/n9MWxLecOK

11/10/17

BBC News - ParentPay website unavailable for school meal payments https://t.co/L7hQ6uHUTl

06/10/17

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

06/10/17

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

05/10/17

Our final stop in - Gulfoss in all its glory... https://t.co/kgZFXaEDrs

05/10/17

An unforgettable experience at the Geysirs https://t.co/yc1BL4GzWq

05/10/17

Þingvellir National Park - waterfalls and tectonic plate movement https://t.co/M3owBv3pT9

05/10/17

Þingvellir National Park https://t.co/nm1pa1UEB3

05/10/17

Retweetd From Global Teacher Prize

On we're celebrating the amazing work teachers do every single day https://t.co/O6gbTASxzD

05/10/17

Geothermal Power https://t.co/VoBumyOEYt

05/10/17

First stop of day 3 in is Orka Natturunnar Geothermal Power Plant https://t.co/JpETNGFSAi

04/10/17

A glimpse of the northern lights from our hotel https://t.co/s8YxVdvT1o

04/10/17

Our final stop for the day... https://t.co/e2ickPxcy5

04/10/17

Skogafoss Waterfall https://t.co/KFvqSW8qmK

04/10/17

Visit to the Black Sand Beach with its iconic Basalt Columns https://t.co/R0wQUXPnpn

04/10/17

A great morning hiking on the glacier ólheimajökull https://t.co/4fuLUf31ZQ

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Enrichment & Extension Programme

Here at Harris Academy Purley we value every opportunity to extend the learning for our students.  Our Enrichment and Extension activities not only give students the chance to further develop their skills learnt in lessons but allow them to try new activities, such as Fencing. 

We run a wide range of clubs throughout the school day, ranging from sports clubs to homework and study support sessions. 

Please use the links below to access the full range of Enrichment and Extension sessions available to students before, during and at the end of the Academy day.

Spanish Immersion Evening

On the 26th February, the MFL department organised a Spanish Immersion Evening for Year 9 students, where they had the opportunity to discover traditional Spanish food, practise the language with native speakers and watch a fascinating Flamenco show at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London.

The language teachers delivered several cultural lessons in the weeks leading up to the trip, which gave the students an opportunity to practise restaurant dialogues and food vocabulary. ‘Patatas Bravas’ and ‘Paellas’ were the students’ favourite dishes and they were impressed by the passion and energy of the Flamenco dancers.

Students were very proactive and fully engaged. The evening was and excellent cultural and social experience for them. They are now asking for a trip to Spain!

Flamenco Dancers Video

Judo Club

Judo Club is every Wednesday from 15:00

Friday Chess Club 3PM

Friday Chess Club 3PM

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Homework Club

Page Downloads

Title Date  
E&E Activities 19th Apr 2017 Download
E&E Judo & Archery Clubs 14th Dec 2015 Download
Harris Experience Maths Enrichment Resources 09th Nov 2016 Download
Harris Experience Science Enrichment Resources 09th Nov 2016 Download
Humanities Enrichment Resources 09th Nov 2016 Download
Judo Club Wed 3-4 01st Nov 2016 Download