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Fantastic writing in Reception today. Inspired by the fabulous book ‘Clean Up’, children wrote about ocean pollution and what we can all do to help


Enrichment clubs have started for Spring Term and we are delighted to have offering our children cooking club. Week one was all about taste and what a rainbow of colour and flavour they got to experience.


Celebrating some high quality pieces of writing from year 5 showcased in these beautiful displays


End of term was celebrated with year group Christmas Fairs in the playground; games, prizes and dancing in the snow! A fitting way to end a fantastic term. Happy Christmas Everyone 🎄🥳


Don’t forget it’s Christmas Jumper day today. 🎄


We had a surprise visit today from the one and only Father Christmas, he brought Christmas cheer and classroom gifts for every class. The children were thrilled with the surprise visit. It was a true delight to see. Thank you Father Christmas.


You all look fabulous 😊🎄


Looks fantastic 😊


That’s a wrap! After 3 playground performances and a few hours of recording our Nativity for this year is edited and ready for its premier. Well done to all staff and children involved you did so well to adapt to changes and really did shine. ⭐️


Our wonderful choir performed at helping to raise funds for with over £600 raised.


Great to host a football tournament for teams from and Well done to everyone for taking part! Well done to team for coming 1st


It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas Some of our wonderful children helping to spread a little Christmas cheer across our school community 🎄


What a week for sport. Children took part in Bromley Schools Cross Country with a Y5 girl star runner placing 7th out of 350 girls! Football saw our Y5 and Y6 boys team take home the winners’ trophy placing first out of 24 teams at a Bromley football tournament. Well done all!


Our y6 students are loving these sessions! Thank you for leading them


What a cosy day wearing our PJs into school to raise funds for thank you to all our families that have supported this fantastic charity today.


Today children enjoyed hearing from a special visitor delivering assemblies to celebrate Diwali and deepen our understanding of Hinduism


Monday wear your odd socks to school for with for 🧦


We are consulting on our admissions arrangement for 2023 - 24. More information can be found on our website.


Year 6 children have worked hard this week on their poppy window display and poppy appeal sales. Items will be available next Monday - Wednesday before school.

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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:

Executive Principal Ms Sam French Harris Federation Curriculum Lead
Principal Mrs Rigby-Drake  
Vice Principal Miss Nixon  
SENCO Mrs Pizer  
Year 6 Team Miss Trushkina Owl Class Teacher
  Mr Strickland-Taylor Kestrel Class Teacher
  Ms Bakarey Teaching Assistant - Year 6
Year 5 Team Mrs Hillier Puffin Class Teacher
  Miss Marrinan Woodpecker Class Teacher
  Miss Conway Teaching Assistant - Year 5
Year 4 Team Mr Jopson Jay Class Teacher
  Mrs Percy Kingfishers Class Teacher
  Ms Baker Teaching Assistant - Year 4
Year 3 Team Mrs Hunt Wrens Class Teacher
  Miss Steer Robins Class Teacher
  Mrs Loynet Teaching Assistant - Year 3 
Year 2 Team Miss Caballero Bats Class Teacher
  Mr Hutton Squirrels Class Teacher
  Miss Mills Teaching Assistant - Year 2 
Year 1 Team Mrs Pearce Otters Class Teacher
  Miss Clinton Hedgehogs Class Teacher
  Miss Daby Teacher Assistant - Year 1
Reception Team Mrs Charles Foxes Class Teacher
  Miss Nicol Badgers Class Teacher
  Miss Hills Trainee Teacher
  Miss Hershell Teaching Assistant - Reception
  Miss O'Grady Teaching Assistant - Reception
Science Teacher Mrs Baker  
Art Teacher Mrs Mills  
Sports Teacher Mr Shimmin  
Office Manager Miss Harwood  
Receptionist/Administrator Miss Griffiths  
Club Co-ordinator Mrs Corben  
Premises Manager Mr La Roche