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14/10/19

Well deserved - congrats! https://t.co/ysOfmkA2PA

14/10/19

Retweeted From Harris City Academy

Sixth Form Open Evening Tuesday 15th October from 5pm - 7pm. We look to welcoming prospective year 12 students with their parents and carers

14/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Purley

Our Sixth Form Open/Options Evening is this Thursday! https://t.co/pHDGTeBlVe

14/10/19

Retweeted From HarrisDulwichGirls

Year 7 parents’ evening is on Thursday 17th October 4.30-6.30pm. Your daughter should be making short appointments with her teachers ahead of the meetings. If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact info.org.uk

12/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Fed Languages

Great to see 150+ teachers together at the annual conference! These are the passionate teachers helping increasing numbers of students get access to MFL and providing a “liberation from insularity & an opening to other cultures” https://t.co/w9DInQW9gg

11/10/19

Retweeted From 📝 Emma Sheppard 📖

Difficult not to be proud of working with such amazing students in an organisation that literally gives them the platform to shine like this https://t.co/GMo3AiSzBE

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Sutton

An article about our lovely school in the Sutton Guardian ‘Harris Academy Sutton opens new £40million building’ -> https://t.co/kph3Gdq0en

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Fed Languages

Great to see! Thanks to facilitators, our enthusiastic teachers and https://t.co/Ivx4YSk94F

11/10/19

Retweeted From Graeme Smith

Wonderful to hear the massed voices of students and staff. https://t.co/kFJncwaDgA

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Peckham

Our fantastic student singers and musicians Harris in Harmony https://t.co/8MawhLOahv

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Wimbledon

32 students to Oxbridge, 25 from Harris Westminster and 25 studying medicine & dentistry https://t.co/smYXRQ18dO

11/10/19

Retweeted From Afia Ahmed

'Britain has the highest rate of single parent poverty out of all the EU countries'. Harris Peckham + have now introduced a FREE nursery hub with 51 weeks of childcare, three meals a day, and 50+ hours a week of child care. Now THAT is https://t.co/yYoxYLNm8V

11/10/19

Retweeted From 📝 Emma Sheppard 📖

sponsoring 30 FT nursery places (+ 3 staff places) at the new nursery in Peckham so that families can have completely free childcare provision. That’s pretty amazing https://t.co/cIvKksYVnG

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Primary Academy Kenley

we are opening a free nursery in Peckeham! We change lives! Every child! Everyday! https://t.co/Hxd8twWShI

11/10/19

Retweeted From Soarpoints

Sir Dan Moynihan outlining his principles to help young people and subvert the Inheritance of Immobility - Harris academies transform lives https://t.co/3MRyAxIwkO

11/10/19

Retweeted From James Handscombe

“Fixing the education disadvantage gap is what we are for - and it’s a battle.” Dan Moynihan emphasizing the moral centre and compass of the Harris Federation.

11/10/19

Retweeted From Harris Benson

If you believe you can achieve! One of our amazing teachers at Harris. Such an inspirational start to the day! https://t.co/QRzDcumaxF

11/10/19

Retweeted From HarrisSchoolDirect

What a fantastic way to start our conference - by celebrating and his successes! Jamie trained with us last year. Go Jamie! https://t.co/YyvMNBcboV

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30/09/2011

Harris Federation Sports Day 2011

Over 500 competitors took part in this year's Sports Day on 6th July, the biggest competition to date.  The competition was closely fought with all Academies vying to win the prestigious title of Winning Girls’ and Winning Boys’ team.  For a second year running, Crystal Palace proved that they are the team to beat, winning both the Boys’ and the Girls’ competitions.  In the case of the Girls’ competition, Crystal Palace won with only a margin of 4 points beating Harris Girls’ Academy, East Dulwich by 240 points to 236 points.  The Crystal Palace Boys’ steamed ahead and beat runners up, South Norwood 242 to 194.  The day also saw some outstanding individual performances.  An amazing 25 Federation records were broken, highlighting the athletic talent throughout our Federation.    Best Year 7 Athlete – The Bruce Noble Cup Morgan Milanovic, Harris Academy South Norwood Broke the Federation Record by 4m in the discus   Best Year 8 Athlete – The Peter Holmes Cup Lewis Powell, Harris Academy South Norwood Broke the Federation Record by 8 seconds in the 800m   Best Year 9 Athlete – The Tony Bull Cup Hangela Shin, Harris Academy Bermondsey Broke the Federation Record by 6 seconds in the 800m   Best Year 10 Athlete – The Keith Morley Cup Alesha Dulcie, Harris Academy Purley Broke the Federation Record by 7m in the Javelin competition   Outstanding Harris Athlete Jason Kyreme – Harris Academy South Norwood Broke the previous Federation record for 800m by 20 seconds  
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2/09/2011

Secretary of State praises Harris Federation

In his speech on 1st September, Secretary of State Michael Gove said of Harris   "Look at the academy schools set up by one of the most admirable men I know – Phil Harris – Lord Harris of Peckham. His academy in Peckham gets half its students to secure five good passes at GCSE including English and Maths.   When the school was run by the local authority only five per cent of children got those passes.   Every single one of the schools he takes over gets at least an additional twenty per cent or more young people to pass five good GCSEs compared to the record when the local authority ran it. Some get 40 per cent more. His schools in Merton and South Norwood get 50 per cent more. And some of these schools have only been in his control for a couple of years.   Phil is able to support state education so generously because of his success in business.   His firm Carpetright has brought jobs and opportunities, as well as high quality low cost flooring solutions, to thousands.   But many of you may also remember that Phil – and those who work for him – were, like many of us, victims of August’s outbreak of social disorder.      His flagship building in Tottenham was torched in an act of nihilistic destruction.   And it became, for a period, a symbol of London’s loss this summer. I found that tragic.   Because the buildings which tell the real story of what London’s young people are like, and are capable of, are the academies Phil runs which turn out hundreds of brilliant, talented, wholly admirable young men and women every summer.   And we have to make sure that the future for our young people is shaped by the values which make the Harris Academies such a success, not the values which ran riot on our streets this summer."   The full speech can be found at The Secretary of State singled Harris federation out for special praise today in his speech about the recent riots and unrest.   The full text of his speech can be found at : http://www.education.gov.uk/a00197684/michael-gove-to-the-durand-academy  
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