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⭐Last Day Of Term!⭐ We hope you all have a wonderful Christmas - here's to a fantastic 2020! Our newly released December edition newsletter can be found here:


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Congratulations to our Year 8 and 9 winners this morning! Here are some of our students who were chosen for positive Attitude To Learning awards. Amazing work!⭐️


Our Year 10 and 11 Celebration Assembly was held this morning, with students being recognised for their consistently excellent work. Well done everyone! ⭐️⭐️⭐️ The Year 8 & 9 assembly will be held tomorrow, with Year 7 on Friday.


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"I frequently say to staff, 'I don't want you here after half past five'". Harris Fed Executive Principal George McMillan offers his tips for time management, in a short film for


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Only a few more days! If you want to in or with , come and meet the team to find out more. Local people for local schools.


Tonight is the night! We are excited to share with you our brand new sixth form curriculum. No need to book, simply turn up between 5pm and 7pm. Our Head of Sixth Form's presentation will take place at 6pm.


Looking forward to tomorrow - our students will visit London to tour the offices of The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, with a morning of inspiration from !


Our Sixth Form Open Evening is on Thursday 5th December, 5pm-7pm. Come and find out about our brand new courses starting September 2020.


Congratulations to the winning students who entered our Christmas Card Competition! We had some fantastic entries. Winners will receive points for their House⭐️


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Looking forward to answering questions about how to in .


Reminder: Year 11 Parents' Evening is tomorrow from 4pm to 7pm.


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We're excited to welcome our newest school partner, in . An impressive, modern school with facilities to match 🤸‍♂️🥎


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It was great to speak with so many students yesterday, all excited for their futures and the possibilities we can offer them. Our Sixth Form Open Evening is being held on 5th December, 5pm-7pm. Find out how we can kick-start your career.


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We are pleased to be exhibiting at tomorrow, held at the Tilbury Cruise Terminal. We will be there all day, answering any and all questions about our courses offered from September 2020. It would be great to see you there!


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Two Harris academies celebrated their official openings in Thurrock last week - opened its new building and marked the start of its 'exciting journey'.


Join us on 20th November 5.30-7.30pm at , for our joint Sixth Form Open Evening, to explore Sixth Form courses & see how we can kick-start your future! Our Sixth Form Open Evening is 5th December 5-7pm - meet the teachers, speak with students and view facilities.


Come along to the Information Event and find out how can help you achieve your career in teaching.

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Academy Day

The Academy day consists of three learning sessions except on a Friday where there are two learning sessions.

On Monday, students are expected to arrive by 8:50am and be present in their first lesson ready for formal learning to begin at 9:00am.

Tuesday through to Friday, students are expected to arrive by 8:20am and be present in their house rooms ready for formal learning to begin at 8:30am.

Monday through to Thursday, the Academy day finishes at 3:25pm and on a Friday finishes at 1:30pm.

Each day begins with students engaging in personal development/wellbeing curriculum activities.

Learning session 1 commences at 9:00am, learning session 2 commences at 11:10am and learning session 3 commences at 13:30pm. Students will have spilt breaks throughout the day.

Afternoon registration is taken period 6 Monday through to Thursday and period 3 on Fridays. During the learning sessions, there is the potential for double or single lessons.

Students can attend Studio 7 (clubs) on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays.

Additionally, there will be a full programme of targeted before/after school and holiday study support for KS4 and KS5 students. There will also be 4 Learning Centre enrichment days throughout the year for deep learning opportunities.


Period Start Finish Length
BTBYCB (Tuesday to Friday) 08.30 09.00  
1 09.00 09.55  
2 09.57 10.55  
15 mins
3 11.10 12.05  
Break A (Years 7, 8 & 9)
25 mins
4 (A Break) 12.30 13.30  
4 (B Break) 12.05 13.05  
Break B (Years 10, 11 & Sixth Form)
25 mins
5 13.30 14.25  
6 14.27 15.25