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24/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Chafford Hundred

If you want to challenge your students and help them to explore medicine and healthcare in more detail then this is a fantastic opportunity. For further information and tickets use the link provided. https://t.co/WGz2Ag6rYK

24/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Federation Chinese

Mandarin Parents Workshop @ Harris Primary Academy Mayflower, a great success, 40 parents attended with great interest. https://t.co/tPMdOFFwJn

24/09/18

Retweeted From HGABR Sixth Form

This weeks current affairs has our sixth form discussing Brexit and the options currently on the table. https://t.co/Jakgz06vBw

24/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Greenwich

Looking forward to meeting hundreds of parents over the next three days of Open Mornings. First day Tuesday 9am.

24/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Fed Languages

Outstanding MFL practitioner? Our MFL consultant team are looking for a Spanish specialist (with French a bonus!) https://t.co/hx2mXNIMnZ

22/09/18

Harris Academies https://t.co/Ax6rtvZras

22/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Bromley

We are hosting a Macmillan Coffee morning on Friday 28th September, 9-11am. Please join us. https://t.co/LFN10wCfxo

22/09/18

Retweeted From UCAS

Parents, Guardians, and Carers! Get all the information you need to support someone applying to study at a uni or college in 2019 – download our new guide https://t.co/M7YeJsQojE https://t.co/03jpCWQSH9

22/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Bromley

Interested in music lessons? Please see Mr Golding for the application letter. https://t.co/ARCLli5DhB

22/09/18

Retweeted From Harris South Norwood

We want all our families to help South Norwood improve ...Just came across this interesting project. https://t.co/bhqAhYx11C

22/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Purley

Year 13 crane making in our House Colours for https://t.co/Aa61cExd3T

22/09/18

Retweeted From HarrisBeckenham

Welcome to our next Parent Forum Meeting on Tuesday 25th September at 6.30pm. Our forum is open to all parents and carers who would like to contribute positively to the life of our Academy. We look forward to welcoming all existing and new members.

21/09/18

Retweeted From HGABR Sixth Form

Students will explore the 'cures' for procrastination and how to manage this into the school days. https://t.co/3PUcvkiafA

21/09/18

Retweeted From HGABR Sixth Form

6Form are covering what it is to procrastinate and how to overcome it. Putting things off to the last minute, almost always reduces your ability to perform at your best. https://t.co/W7p7NDaf19

21/09/18

Great news! Congratulations https://t.co/oilEBQifg9

21/09/18

Retweeted From Karl Hoods

I don’t know if is a thing but I’ll have a go! I’m raising money for by doing the marathon at if you’d like to donate you can do at this link https://t.co/w83vhLzrhW

21/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Bromley

Students continue to explore what it is to create an effective revision card during tutor time. Link these to the assessment windows for your year group, to best plan your time! https://t.co/sKwRGq3sv8

20/09/18

Retweeted From Harris Fed Languages

Looking forward to launching our competition across our schools ahead of the 26th Sept. All ages, all stages, all available 37 languages! https://t.co/hHpzpRL4fW

20/09/18

Retweeted From Harris South Norwood

At our Open Evening Year 6 students saw our pupils showing off the chef skills with Mr Jones https://t.co/jeDY1AI0DH

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Posted on: January 10th 2018

Harris Academy South Norwood students take part in new Jamie Oliver campaign to ban energy drinks

Students from Harris Academy South Norwood featured in Friday Night Feast on 5th January on Channel 4  which launched a new Jamie Oliver campaign to ban the sale of energy drinks to under 16s. 

Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Docherty joined pupils at Harris Academy South Norwood, which banned energy drinks from being consumed in school last year, to find out first-hand the effects of these drinks in schools and how the schools’ ban has had a positive impact on their learning.

Jamie is fighting for legislation to curb the ‘prolific’ consumption of caffeine and sugar fuelled energy drinks by young people throughout the country.

Mica, Khanel, Muna, Ashane, Lambet and Maisie from Year 10 joined Jamie and Jimmy to discuss the consumption of the drinks amongst their peers and found out just how easy it is for students to get their hands on the highly caffeinated products.

As well as talking to pupils, the pair also interviewed teachers at the school about the effect of these drinks on students’ learning and behaviour in the classroom. They cited a lack of focus and poor concentration from those who regularly drink these products.

Nick Soar, Executive Principal of Harris Academy South Norwood, said:

“The academy had long recognised the negative impact of these
high-caffeine drinks on our students’ ability to concentrate and banned them from the academy in September 2016. The results have been very positive so we were delighted that our students were asked to take part in Jamie and Jimmy’s documentary to raise awareness of this issue." 

“I was hugely impressed by the students’ approach to the filming. The pupils involved all had a brilliant day and provided Jamie and Jimmy with honest insights into the effects of these easily available drinks on young people.”

You can watch the film here: http://www.channel4.com/programmes/jamie-and-jimmys-friday-night-feast/on-demand/64947-007 and follow Jamie’s campaign on twitter #NotForChildren

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