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Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Forest School

We run Forest School sessions here at Hpabe,with the classes taking turns to visit our on-site nature area each year.

What are the benefits of Forest School?

Forest School is an inspirational process that involves:

· Child initiated learning                          

· Being outdoors                      

· Integration with the National Curriculum                                                      

· Time for children to explore, learn and investigate;                                          

· Fun, imagination and creativity; 


Using only the natural resources around us  Forest School helps to  develop: 

· Confidence and self esteem

· Communication and social skills

· Physical skills

· Greater understanding and  awareness of the natural  environment

· Natural motivation and a positive attitude to learning;

· Creativity and imagination

· Team skills

· The ability to recognise and manage risk

· Healthier lifestyles

Please see the Curriculum Area of this website for more information.