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Please see our website for information about the Year 7 Language choice process.


Reminder: Sixth Form Open Evening Tuesday 29th November from 4.30pm to 6.30pm




Reminder: Tomorrow, Thursday 13th October is the last day of term for students (Friday 14th October is an INSET day so school will be closed for all students). Students return to school on Monday 31st October.


Message from Havering Council: The Council have created a one-stop-shop for all of the financial & other support that may be out there for residents this winter and beyond, all in one handy place on our website.


YEAR 11 REVISION EVENING We are inviting you and your child to attend our mock examination preparation information evening which will be held on Tuesday 11th October 2022 at 6pmPlease see our website for full details


You are invited to attend the Year 11 parents’ consultation evening on Thursday 8th September 2022 between 4.00pm and 7.00pm. This evening will be held onsite at Harris Academy Rainham. See our website for full details


We are delighted to welcome our students back to the Academy next week. Dates and times for each year group are as follows;Year 7 - Monday 5th September 8.30amYear 11 - Monday 5th September 8.55amYears 8,9 & 10 - Tuesday 6th September 8.30am


The Harris Academy Rainham Geography department is excited to launch a new gardening club In the spirit of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle”, we would appreciate donations of gardening equipment, hand tools, gloves, seeds, soil, pots and anything gardening related.


Please go to our website for details of the Y11 intervention sessions on offer during the May half term.


Year 8 and 9 Parent Information Evening Your are invited to a parent information evening on Wednesday 25th May at 6:00pm, where we would like to speak with you on e-safety and how you can ensure your child is protected online.


HAR Sixth Form Consultation: See the letters home page of our website for the latest letter from the principal with details of upcoming consultation events.


Year 10 students visited Blenheim Underwriting in Fenchurch Street yesterday as part of their mentoring programme with an award-winning charity, Future Frontiers, where they received a warm welcome from CEO John Lynch.


Year 11 English Literature Challenge Seminars Friday Mornings 8.15-8.50 B33 with Mrs. Turker



Yesterday some of our Y10 students visited London firm Crawford & Co. where they met the CEO and were mentored by business professionals to develop aspirations and build a life-long engagement with learning. Full story at



April 1st will be a "wear something yellow or blue" non-uniform day, students and staff are encouraged to donate £1.We will also have a bake sale on this day so bring some cash and buy some treats!All money raised will be donated to The British Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal.

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Trips & Visits

School trips are a really important part of school life which all students and staff look forward to.

Recent trips include to Farms for City Children, Waterstones, a reward trip to see the Lion King and a University of Cambridge engineering experience. Read about some of our recent trips in our news section.

For 2023/24, the following trips have taken place or are currently confirmed:

Trip Name Trip Leader Year Group Date of Trip
Harris In Harmony Rosie Wallace   18/09/2023
BBC Earth Experience Arun Chopra   27/09/2023
Harris In Harmony Rosie Wallace   29/09/2023
Iceland Catherine Hudson N/A 25-28/10/23
Harris Experience - Westminster Noel Moka 10 13/11/2023
London Lions Basketball Trip Dan Norris 7-12 22/11/2023
Jack Petchey Reward - Lakeside Karting Nav Ranu 10 18/12/2023
London Stadium Tour Arun Chopra 9 19/12/2023
Rainham Carol Concert Natalie Rowell   13/12/2023
Lego  Cambridge Jason Debruin KS3 16/01/2024
Geography Field Trip Navraj Ranu 11 31/1/24 & 1/2/24
British Museum Maria Catalano 7 07/02/2024
Tate Britain  Dakshah Wanza 9


Harris Scholars Bermondsey Noel Moka 10 18/03/2024
Globe Theatre Trip Sarah Thompson 8 21/03/2024
Maths Federation Competition Sarah Moynihan 10 25/03/2024
Chocolate Factory Windsor Nav Ranu 7 25/03/2024
Spelling Bee Latin  Maria Catalano 7 27/03/2024
Italy Sports Tour Ronnie Bridges Various Easter 2024
Christies - Behind The Scenes Noel Moka 9 23/05/2024
Imperial College Noel Moka 10 04/06/2024
Globe Theatre Noel Moka 10 10/06/2024
Geography Exhibition History Museum Nav Ranu 8 01/07/2024
Royal Holloway University Dakshah Wanza 10 02/07/2024
Stratford Field Trip Nav Ranu 10 08/07/2024
Colchester Zoo Bhumi Dhamani 8 11/07/2024
Battersea Power Station Arun Chopra 10 15/07/2024
Sea Life Centre Arun Chopra 9 18/07/2024



A list of trips and visits during 2022-23 is available to view using the link below:

2022 - 2023 Trips and Visits