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See our website for the lastest update on reopening in March.


Beautiful work from Elis Latifi in year 8. Well done Elis. What an incredible drawing.


For all you budding Paul Hollywoods and Mary Berrys!


The latest edition of our HAR from Home Newsletter (Edition 3) has been published today. See Wishing everyone a happy and safe half term.


Don't forget to visit our 'Reading at Home' pages over the half term to find resources to help catch up with your reading.


Free Family Learning Courses


Charles Darwin Day 12th February


Please note that tomorrow is a PHSE day for years 7,8,9 and 10. Your child will have been sent Teams' invitations for the sessions running tomorrow. Year 11 will have their normal lessons as per their timetables.


International Day of Girls and Women in Science Watch this video -


HAR From Home Newsletter - Virtual Valentine


Harris Academy Rainham Sixth Form Consultation is now live on our website at


Our new newsletter for 'The Rainham Experience' has been published today. It is packed full of academic opportunities for students to help achieve their full potential. Have a look at


A truly fabulous piece of work by Ava Musham Year 8. Well done Ava. We are all very proud of you.


See our website for some incredible academic opportunities. Predominantly aimed at Years 10 and 11 but other year groups may also be interested.


We have published our first Health & Wellbeing (Safeguarding) Newsletter today. Please see our website at


Well done to all those fabulous students engaging with our Reading at Home initiative! . Chapters 1-4 of Alice in Wonderland are available now and the story gets better & better. Stay tuned and keep reading!”


This week is Children’s Mental Health Week with this year’s theme being ‘Express Yourself’. Please see here:


The second edition of the HAR from Home Newsletter has been published today. See our website at


Holocaust Memorial Day 27th January 2021 Harris Academy Rainham invites all our parents, students and friends to join us in marking Holocaust Memorial Day 2021 at home this year.

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Latest News

Posted on June 16th 2020

Could You Join Our Student Leadership Team - Apply Now!

We are looking for our next student leadership team, including Head Girl and Head Boy. Could you be one of our next student leaders? Apply before the 30th June 2020. Full details below.

Student leadership application poster Page 1 Image 0002Why apply for this role?

  • To be a voice for, and represent, all students at HAR
  • To initiate and implement changes to improve the school
  • To work as part of a team and communicate regularly with senior teachers
  • To enhance your leadership, communication and commitment skills
  • To support your application into great sixth forms and apprenticeships

Student leadership application poster Page 1 Image 0003What does the role involve?

  • To be internal and external ambassadors for the school and act as role models for all students
  • To mentor select students
  • To speak in front of audiences in assemblies and open evenings
  • To greet important visitors to the school
  • To support in leading the student voice and student council
  • To attend student leadership meetings
  • To run school and charity events
  • Take part in other key duties, as directed by senior teachers

Student leaders should be: a good role model; responsible and reliable; tolerant and understanding; and enthusiastic and committed. On top of this, we expect our student leaders to be committed to their academic studies in this very important year.

Student leadership application poster Page 1 Image 0004How to apply

If you wish to be considered for the student leadership team, including Head Boy or Head Girl, please apply by writing a formal letter of application, addressed to Mr Stananought. Letters are to be sent via email to (Mrs Thompson, PA to Principal).

Application letters will be shortlisted and you will be invited for an online interview. Deadline for application letter: 30th June 2020. Interview dates: July 2020.