The Take Care Fair is in full swing. Lots of students learning about how to care for themselves, their relationships and their community.


Culture Day displays ready to go! Amazing to see so many of our students wearing cultural dress today. Celebrating diversity within our Academy Community.


Our Enrichment led to some fantastic looking cakes being baked! We also saw a brilliant Knitting Class provide a group of Year 11 with a


Year 10 enjoying a performance of Macbeth this morning!


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parents and students, our careers and futures fair is now live!!! Join us between 5-8pm on the school website and don’t forget to sign in for the live webinar


Our Careers and Futures Fair is LIVE


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parents and students - Join us online tomorrow between 5-8pm for our Virtual Careers & Futures Fair 2022 via the school website


Information about our Virtual Careers Fair tomorrow. More to follow!


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Due to a steady rise in Covid cases this week and following advice from Public Health, late this afternoon, we have reluctantly decided to close HACH on 17/12/21. An email will follow this evening detailing the independent work to be completed by all students at home via Teams.


A quiet day at HACH in store… just Christmas Dinner, Christmas Jumper Day, the Year 12 Christmas fayre and the Head Student elections!


Our A Level Drama students had a fantastic time watching The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time. The Theatre Manager said how fantastically well mannered our kids were and that they were a credit to us. Thanks to Mr Waikh and Drama!


Delighted to have Thurrock School Wellbeing Service at HACH today, training our first group of student elected Mental Health Champions.


The HACH Christmas fayre is about to get underway! Thanks to all students and staff involved.


The annual Winter Show is going to be LIVE streamed this year. Our talented students will perform a variety of festive performances including dance, music, song and drama 14/12/21 18:00 - 19:30 Tickets are £3 and can be purchased by following the link:


Year 12 History students have taken part in the Lessons from Auschwitz programme. They heard from a survivor, Eva Clarke BEM. The students took part in a virtual tour of Auschwitz and they have completed wider reading and research.


Good luck with the continuation of your RRSA journey!


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Well done to those Year 8/9 students who took part in Lee Valley Athletics tonight. Thank you for giving up your afternoon/evening on an INSET day to compete for the academy 👏🙌🤛


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We are very excited to announce that will be the very first Harris Academy to be introducing A level Ancient History course next academic year. This is due to the great support received by


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Term Dates 2021 to 2022 & 2022 to 2023

Please note these dates might be subject to change.  Scroll down for 2022-23 Term Dates   

Autumn Term 2021                             

Wednesday 1st September to Friday 17th December 2021

Inset days:

Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd September, Friday 8th October, Weds. 24th November 

Bank Holidays:

Monday 27th & Tuesday 28th December 2021

Half Term:

Monday 18th to Friday 29th October 2021

Last day of Term:

Friday 17th December 2021

Spring Term 2022                              

Tuesday 4th January to Friday 1st April 2022

Inset days:

Friday 11th February 2022

Bank Holidays:

Monday 3rd January 2022

Half Term:

Monday 14th to Friday 18th February 2022

Last day of Term:

Friday 1st April 2022

 Summer Term 2022                              

Tuesday 19th April to Thursday 21st July 2022

Inset Days

Thursday 21st July 2022

Bank Holidays Friday 15th & Monday 18th April & Monday 2nd May 2022

Half Term:

Monday 30th May to Friday 3rd June 2022

Last day of Term:

Wednesday 20th July 2022


Autumn Term 2022                             


 Thursday 1st September to Friday 16th December 2022

Inset days:

Thursday 1st & Friday 2nd September, Friday 14th October 2022

Bank Holidays:

Monday 26th & Tuesday 27th December 2022

Yr. 7 & 12 Return:

Monday 5th September

Whole School Return: Tuesday 6th September

Half Term:

Monday 17th to Friday 28th October 2022

Last day of Term:

Friday 16th December 2022

Spring Term 2023                              

Tuesday 3rd January to Friday 31st March 2023

Inset days:

Friday 10th February 2023

Bank Holidays:

Monday 2nd January 2023

Half Term:

Monday 13th to Friday 17th February 2023

Last day of Term:

Friday 31st March 2023

 Summer Term 2023                              

Monday 17th April to Wednesday 19th July 2023

Inset days:

Bank Holidays

Friday 7th & Monday 10th April & Monday 1st May 2023

Half Term:

Monday 29th May to Friday 2nd June 2023

Last day of Term:

Wednesday 19th July 2023