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The latest edition of our HAR from Home Newsletter has been published on our website today. We hope you enjoy it.


Harris Academy Rainham has been accredited for transforming practice in Principled Curriculum Design within SSAT’s Framework for Exceptional Education.


Our fabulous Share a Story competition videos are now on the school website.


.... This is to ensure we can maintain social distancing and year group bubbles for the safety of all children. There is a summary of the dates and timings for year groups attached - however you must refer to your letter when received for the exact time of arrival.


Parents/Carers will receive a letter in the post this week with full details on arrangements for returning to school and with the exact date and time for each individual child. Please note that children must only come to school at their allocated date and time... more


National Careers Week Day 3


... and encouraging teens to start loving life, to become their very best self, with tips on how to stay cool under pressure and be determined and most importantly ‘happy’. Individuals will need to register in advance for this session via


Thursday 4th March 7-8pm – Andy Cope, ‘Dr of Happiness’ and author of the ‘Spy Dog’ series will be doing a live Zoom event of wellbeing aimed at anyone 11 + .Amongst other things he will be discussing his book ‘The Art of Being a Brilliant Teenager’ ... more


World Book Day 4th March 2021 Please see our website for lots of information and activities in celebration of this year's World Book Day


The second edition of our Health & Wellbeing Newsletter dealing with bereavement has been published on our website


Message from Havering Education Services As part of the Council’s campaign we have teamed up with Lifeline projects to put on an online live concert aimed at young people. Attendees can sign up and find more details here:


National Careers Week


Information for parents on the arrangements for returning to school from 8th March 2021


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.

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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)