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...They played Redden court in the semi-final which went to extra time, then to golden goal which we won to play Coopers in the final. The girls caught hard but lost 4-1 finishing 2nd in the Borough. Well done to Kitty, Pippa, Jolie, Cassie, Esther, Chloe, Caitlin, Emmanuela.


Very proud of our Year 7A netball team who came 2nd out of 14 schools last night in Havering. It was a cold wet horrible night but the girls worked really hard and didn’t complain once! ... more


Year 9 student Skylar Bailey took part in the Stratford and East London Music Festival in the half term. She did very well in every category.


An Options Evening for Year 8 students is taking place on Thursday 22nd February between 4pm and 7pm in the main school hall.


Parents' Consultation Evening for Years 7 and 10 - Thursday 1st March 4.30pm to 7.30pm


Year 9 pupils attending today’s meeting with Mr Turner from the Harris Experience’


... It is a great honour for us to have been chosen to take part in this prestigious event and a testament to the hard work of our students and staff.


... and The Gloriana Trust to reward schools with the most improved results in the previous academic year. Harris Rainham was chosed because we achieved one of the biggest increases in our 2017 Progress 8 score when compared to the previous year ... more


We are delighted to announce that Harris Academy Rainham has been invited to be one of just 5 schools chosen to participate in Gloriana Achievers' Day 2018. Gloriana is Her Majesty The Queen's Row Barge and Gloriana Achievers' Day was developed by Sir Steve Redgrave ...more


Advance Notice: There will a a Parents' Consulation Evening for Years 7 and 10 on Thursday 1st March from 430pm to 7.30pm. Students will receive a letter and appointment sheet on their return to school after half term.


Year 8 Options Booklet 2018 Published. See


Athletics training with Miss Soni tomorrow morning has been cancelled. Apologies for any inconvenience


Friday 9th Feb will be a normal school for year 11 students who will attend school at 9am to sit maths mock exam followed by science intervention session. Students need to be in full uniform. Finish time 1:30PM. The canteen will be open as normal for Year 11s.


Hot Chocolate Friday


Year 8 Options Evening Thursday 22nd February 4pm to 7pm.


Advance notice - INSET day Friday 9th February 2018. All students return to school Monday 19th February 2018.


Internet Matters!


Ms Sees, Music teacher, would like to invite students to try out for the choir. Wednesday mornings at 8:20am. All welcome. Poster designed by Year8 student Maddie Stephenson.


All Year 7 students are now registered on an exciting new reading program called Scholastic Reading Pro. Students were given information and login details during their Library Lessons but these can also be found on the school website


Year 7 student Bobby Earle has really embraced the new Scholastic Reading Program and loving the book generated from his reading list. Well done Bobby!

Harris Academies
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School Uniform

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 School Uniform Rules




  • Shoes: Plain black leather, imitation leather, suede or patent; or ankle boots. No contrasting stitching.
  • Socks: Plain grey, white or black.
  • Shirt: Plain white with collar suitable to take a tie; may be short or long sleeved, must be tucked into trousers.
  • Jumper: (Optional) Grey with red piping. No alternative jumper or cardigan allowed.
  • Tie: Red and black stripes.
  • Blazer: Grey with red piping and school badge.
  • Trousers: Plain black, straight cut, medium width, regular fit or pleated; may have turn-ups; shoe length. 




  • Shoes: Plain black leather, imitation leather, suede or patent; low heel (2.5cm maximum) or flat. Ankle boots only with trousers. No strapless or backless shoes. No sequins, beads or contrasting stitching.
  • Socks: Plain grey, white or black; knee or ankle length. No frills
  • Tights: Neutral, grey, white or black. No patterned tights.
  • Blouse: Plain white with open neck; may be short or long sleeved, must be tucked into skirt or trousers.
  • Jumper: (Optional) Grey with red piping. No alternative jumper or cardigan allowed.
  • Blazer: Grey with red piping and school badge.
  • Skirt:  Grey, black, red and white checked skirt.
  • Trousers: Plain black, straight cut, medium width, regular fit or pleated, may have turn-ups; shoe length. No Lycra. No fashion styles including ‘boot leg’, ‘ski pants’, ‘flared’, ‘drainpipe’ or jeans.



Boys & Girls

  • Outer coats must be suitable to be worn over a blazer, as a
  • blazer must be worn at all times.
  • Outer coats must be PLAIN BLACK - plain black cagoules are ideal.
  • Hooded sweatshirts are not appropriate for school.
  • Long hair should be tied back (when appropriate).
  • Hair ornaments should be red, black or white.
  • All items should be clearly labelled with child’s full name



Not Allowed

  • Shoes Canvas shoes, plimsolls, trainers, high heels, platforms. Ankle boots with a skirt.    
  • Strapless/backless shoes. Shoes with contrasting stitching, sequins or beads.
  • Socks or Tights with pattern or stripes.
  • Outer garments colours other than black.
  • Hooded sweatshirts.
  • Jewellery except an inexpensive wrist watch. Sleepers/studs are not permitted in pierced ears or other body parts.
  • Make-up, noticeable eye make-up or lipstick.
  • Noticeable nail varnish.
  • Extremes of styles and colour in hair. No shaven hair (a Number 2 cut is the shortest allowed). Other coloured hair ornaments.

Our Uniform Supplier is Brigade​

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