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Help your community by making a donation to Rainham Foodbank. We are collecting until December 4th.


Retweetd From Harris Rainham PE

Extra Curricular clubs back up and running this week!! Hope to see you all there🏃‍♂️⚽️🤸🏼‍♀️


Christmas has come early to the Art Department at Harris Academy Rainham and year 7 and 8 have been busy creating the design for our school Christmas card. Thank you to everyone who entered the competition and well done to the winner, Eugen Jurjiu from 7F!


Happy World Kindness Day! Our Year 7 Captains Nell, Alicia and Sophie are sending emails to check in with a Year7 student currently shielding. Well done, this is such a kind act.


Please support our Foodbank Drive 2020


Rainham Experience Newsletter for Year 10 and 11 students now available on our website


Year 11 October Half Term Intervention Timetable. See our website for details


Upcoming Careers Events at HAR


Year 11 Mock Examinations will take place from 2nd November 2020. For more information and the full timetable see our website at


Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award for Y9 and Y10


Welcome To Our Virtual Visit From The Principal


Library Help Desk and Book Collection Service The library is offering a help desk and book reservation/click and collection service via the library door, located in the quad area. Please see below poster for opening times, weather permitting.


Year 11 Virtual Academy Arrangements for self isolating students


Y7 student council applications will open Monday 28th September. Applications can be downloaded, collected from learning guides or from the library. Completed applications should be posted in the box in the library by Wednesday 7th October.


Please see our website for a letter from London Borough of Havering regarding Covid 19


Due to Government Covid-19 restrictions, the Open Evening scheduled for late September will no longer take place. A virtual tour and a range of other information and resources will be placed on the Academy website by 5th October and will be available until 31st October.


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6-Martin Luther King Class have been writing lovely messages to put inside their kind jar. If someone is feeling upset or a bit down, they can take a message out and read it to put a smile on their face😊🌈

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The Virtual Rainham Experience

We've got a special Rainham Experience list for the summer holidays! Books, videos and virtual museums to visit.

Click here to download the Rainham Experience Summer List.

The Rainham Experience lists are designed to help you spend time constructively by recommending books, exhibitions and performances, available for free, and selected to help you experience the best that has been thought and expressed.

The list includes links to where you can find find everything for FREE. Do email Mr Phillips each time you complete one so he can keep a note of where we’re all up to! Any questions, please email Mr Phillips.

The Rainham Experience is still all about giving you an edge when it comes to getting into the best universities and the top professions. Each week, we are going to publish a list of:

  • three fiction books
  • one non-fiction book
  • one virtual museum or gallery
  • one video.

Bonus recommendation: Brilliant Club

Here’s a bonus recommendation.... the Brilliant Club’s terrific YouTube channel. You'll find lots of help both in terms of study skills, critical thinking exercises and how to prepare yourself for university. Have a look!

Previous weeks' lists...

Reon's Rainham Experience List (Black British and International Context).

Rainham Experience List - (Summer 2 Week 2)

Rainham Experience List - (Summer 2 Week 1)

Rainham Experience List - Week 7 (18 May)

Rainham Experience List - Week 6 (11 May)

Rainham Experience List - Week 5 (4 May)

Rainham Experience List - Week 4 (27 April)

Rainham Experience List - Week 3 (Easter Hols and w/c 20th April)

Rainham Experience List - Week 2 (30 March 2020)

Rainham Experience List - Week 1 (23 March 2020)