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Team staffed the hub this week for children from and Each child painted their own flag that we then put together to make one giant flag. Wonderful and 😊


Hope you enjoyed my bedtime story this evening- chosen especially for both children and grown ups; ‘Five Minutes Peace’...


Today our fabulous Mrs Hillier reads ‘Also an Octopus’- available on our website. Enjoy!


Check out our ‘Teachers read Stories’ section on the website (in the Student Hub). Today you can hear our wonderful Miss O Grady read ‘Stick Man’. Enjoy!


We loved hearing about Diplodocus Day! Jack measured the length of a Diplodocus in his garden (27 metres!) and painted the letters in our colours. Wow!! Well done ❤️


Work for the week ahead is now live on the website, please look under the student hub section. Teachers have been working hard and have done a fabulous job! We can’t wait to see what you do! Sending all of our Hpabe families lots of love from the Staff Team


What an Awesome Team we have at Hpabe! I feel very lucky to be Principal at such a fantastic Academy. Thank you to every member of staff for going above and beyond in these challenging times


We feel so very thankful to all of the nhs staff and carers. Wonderful to hear people across our community taking part in the Thank you 😊


Another day of fabulous home learning! Go Team HPABe!


We definitely want to organise more of these sessions 👍


Thank you for sharing all of the exciting things you’ve been up to at home! Making a home for a tiny snail was a great idea from these two 🐌 👍


Bat class enjoyed a story time via zoom today 👏 We are all learning so much about how we can stay in touch with each other remotely ❤️ Thanks to Bat class dads Steve and Wayne for organising 🤩


Well done! 🌈These brought a smile to our faces 🥰


We ❤️this 🌈!


We ❤️that our pupils are becoming teachers at home! Well done 👍


Keep Smiling! Was the message today from our key worker children 😊Today we spent some time planting flowers for us all to enjoy when we come back to school


We are so impressed with your Home Learning pictures! Well Done team Hpabe! Keep them coming 🤩 We love seeing what you are learning 🥰


For Reception and Y1 parents, this might be useful for phonics


We hope all of our Hpabe families have had a good first day of home-schooling! Children joining us at school made rainbows to display in windows at home to cheer everyone up! 🌈 Can you make a rainbow at home? Tweet us some pictures!

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Our Staff

At Harris Primary Academy Beckenham there are teachers, teaching assistants and support staff.

All of our staff are primary specialists and we work together to promote the core values of the Academy and make sure that our children are consistently happy and safe.

Our teaching and support staff are as follows:

Principal Mrs Rigby-Drake  
Vice Principal Miss Nixon  
Assistant Principals Mrs Pearce  
  Mr Little  
SENCo Mrs Pizer  
Year 4 Team Mrs Pearce Jays Class Teacher
  Mrs Percy Kingfishers Class Teacher
  Miss Johnson School Direct Trainee Teacher
  Miss Chaloner Teaching Assistant - Year 4
Year 3 Team Miss Trushkina Robins Class Teacher
  Mr Strickland Wrens Class Teacher
  Mrs Adams Teaching Assistant - Year 3
Year 2 Team Miss Nixon Bats Class Teacher
  Mr Little Squirrels Class Teacher
  Mrs Hillier School Direct Trainee Teacher
  Miss Mills HLTA - Year 2 
  Mr Shimmin Teaching Assistant - Year 2 and Sports Coach
Year 1 Team Miss Steer Otters Class Teacher
  Miss Baxter Hedgehogs Class Teacher
  Miss Bakarey HLTA - Year 1 
  Mrs May Teaching Assistant - Year 1
  Mr Pizer 1:1 Teaching Assistant
Reception Team Mrs Charles Foxes Class Teacher
  Mrs Pizer Badgers Class Teacher
  Miss Nicol School Direct Trainee Teacher
  Miss O'Grady HLTA - Reception
  Miss Banks Teaching Assistant - Reception
Science Teacher Mrs Baker  
Office Manager Ms Harwood  
Office Administrator Miss Thornton  
Premises Manager Mr La Roche