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Reminder: Parents Evening for Years 7 and 11 will be help tomorrow, Thursday 18th October from 4.30pm to 7.30pm


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Hussain has received an Honorary Fellowship from the prestigious Kings College London for his work in mental health and public sciences.


Hussain has worked with Harris Academy Rainham staff and students before launching the UK's largest mental health festival in setting a Guinness World Record for the 'World's Largest Mental Health Lesson... more


Mental Health Week - Husain Manawer visited Harris Academy Rainham together with Easterners Star Bradley Green to deliver an inspiring assemblies to raise awareness of Mental Health and how to receive help...more


Esther, our Acaemy Head Girl ran session on Mental Health awareness in the library. She has recently written a book with a friend on this topic and explained to staff and students why she felt it was so important to raise awareness for Mental Health.


Mental Health Week kicked off with NHS Nurse Julie Borg running a stall in the canteen to highlight importance of eating healthy. What you eat can have a huge impact on your mental well being.


We will be holding a parents' consultation evening for Year 7 and 11 on Thursday 18th October from 4.30pm to 7.30pm. You child has already been given an appointment sheet so please encourage them to make appointments as soon as possible with their teachers.


Year 11 students will sit their Mock GCSE Examinations from 5th to 16th November 2018


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We're getting ready for 2019/2020 applications when opens! Come and meet our friendly team at the Train to Teach event, London on Saturday 13th October & have all of your questions answered!


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Have you seen the brilliant new Get Into Teaching video? No matter where your pupils are on their school journey, we're working to support the whole profession to deliver the best possible teaching.


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With the application portal opening soon, this online event is perfectly timed! Join us next Weds 10th Oct when our expert panel will provide advice on the UCAS application process...

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Examinations Results 2018

Results   MathsCongratulations to our students for achieving our best ever GCSE results in 2017-18. Results at Harris Academy Rainham have shown a significant improvement across all key headline measures since joining the Harris Federation in September 2016.

  • 74% of students gained 5 or more GCSEs at Level 4 or above.
  • 46% of students gained 5 or more GCSEs at Level 5 or above.
  • 30% of students acheived the EBacc standard Level 4 or above.
  • 19% of students acheived the Ebacc standard Level 5 or above.
  • The average attainment 8 score per pupil is 5.1
  • English - 82% achieved Level 4 or above.
  • Maths - 79% achieved Level 4 or above.
  • Science - 68% achieved Level 4 or above.
  • 29% of students achieved Level 7 or above in at least 3 GCSEs.
  • 18% of students achieved Level 7 or above in at least 5 GCSEs.
  • 10% of students achieved Level 7 or above in at least 7 GCSEs.
  • 100% of students have remained in education or employment after leaving us.

A comparion of the results from the past 2 years can be seen here. HAR 2018 Results Comparison.

You can also view our performance page on the Department for Education website.

“We are thrilled but not surprised, because students and staff worked incredibly hard to achieve their success," said Principal Gareth Stananought. "Just two years after opening, we are demonstrating our drive and ambition to deliver outstanding schooling for all our students. May I thank students, staff and parents for their effort and support. We are all looking forward to building on these results in the years to come.”

There were lots of outstanding achievements including Lakhan (pictured below) who achieved 8 A*/A Grades (or equivalent), including 3 ‘Grade 9s’.

Results Lakhan

Eva (pictured below) gained 9 A*/A Grades (or equivalent), including 6 ‘Grade 9s’.

Results Eva

78% of our fast track Maths students achieved a 9 grade.

A great many of our students at HAR have made outstanding progress since they joined the academy in Year 7. A special mention goes to Mobolaji, who has performed extremely well in his GCSEs. He worked incredibly hard and should be proud of his achievements.

Results   Mobolaji

Further information about our school performance can be found on the Department for Education website.