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Don't miss our careers event for years 10 and 11 tonight between 4:00pm and 6:30pm. There will be a number of Post 16 educational providers exhibiting and delivering small workshops to promote their opportunities!


Congratulations to the Years 12/13 sixth form team on a superb 5-0 victory against St Johns last Wednesday afternoon in their first competitive football league game this year. Throughout the game HAO were dominant, maintaining a lot of possession, creating lots of chances!


We are delighted to have achieved 17 of the ‘super’ Grade 9s, which are equivalent to getting an A**. A fifth of drama students achieved a Grade 9.


28% achieved the prestigious and challenging Ebacc qualification which means they successfully passed in Maths, English, Science, a Modern Foreign Language and a Humanities subject. This is higher than the recent national average (24%). A significant achievement for


Hard work pays off as 78% of students achieved a Grade 4 or higher in English this year and 67% did so in maths. The students could not have worked harder!


Fantastic GCSE results . 61% of students achieving basics. Well above National Average. So proud of the students!


The Summer Edition of The HAO Post has been delivered to students! Have a look inside to find out what the Academy has been doing this term:


This is the final week or the year. Please ensure that your child has 100% attendance as we will continue to learn until the end of the day on Friday. We hope you have a fantastic Summer!


So proud of our year 7 students for taking part in the annual Harris Federation Spelling Bee yesterday! They all demonstrated such an impressive level of intelligence and maturity 💪✍️


Good luck to all the cast and crew in our fantastic school production of Into the Woods tonight and tomorrow tonight! Tickets are available to buy on the door.


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Meditation through silent dough kneeding. What a perfect way to start the day.


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We love this photo looking down at our dining table this lunchtime at . 1 game of cards, 2 of uno and 3 of connect four. What better way to chill out with some brilliant students from


Don't miss our book fair starting on Friday in the library! 50% off all books and stationery!


We are excited to announce that our annual GCSE and A-LEVEL Art exhibition will be held next Thursday 27th June, 4.30-6.30 in the Art Block. We look forward to seeing you to celebrate the current GCSE and A-Level work.


Fantastic effort from the 32 Y7 and Y8 students at the athletic event at Norman park yesterday. This competition has given the students the experience and confidence for the Harris Federation regional competition, which allows them to qualify for the finals at Crystal Palace!


Don't miss the Faculty Friday vortex throwing competition tomorrow!


Tickets available now for our school production of Into the Woods!


Well done to James Cowling in Year 8 who performed with in a band competition in Stoke! Watch the performance here:


Thank you and well done to the 260+ students who have taken part so far in Faculty Friday Competitions! Mark Cahill was the winner of the Kick Up Competition before half term, with an amazing 280 kick ups! Keep on attending to gain positive points for yourself and your faculty.

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Letters Home

Name Date Category  
Adverse Weather Notice 24th Jan 2019Academy Info Download
Appointment of Head of Academy 11th Mar 2019Academy Info Download
Change to Academy Timetable 07th Jun 2019Academy Info Download
Changes to KS3 and KS4 28th Jun 2019Academy Info Download
Cycle Training 11th Feb 2019Academy Info Download
Early Finish on 19/09/2019 13th Sep 2019Academy Info Download
Easter Letter to Parents 03rd Apr 2019Academy Info Download
Friday 5th April, School Closes 12.40pm 28th Mar 2019Academy Info Download
Healthy School Meals 27th Sep 2018Academy Info Download
Healthy School Meals 05th Feb 2019Academy Info Download
Inset Day Reminder 12th Feb 2019Academy Info Download
Last Day of Term 08th Jul 2019End of Term Download
Library Timetable 18th Sep 2018Academy Info Download
Measles-Mumps 19th Sep 2018Academy Info Download
New 654 Bus Timetable 07th Sep 2018Academy Info Download
Ofsted Inspection at Harris Academy Orpington 04th Sep 2019Academy Info Download
Parent Voice 10th Sep 2019Academy Info Download
Positive Pathways and Uniform 08th May 2019Academy Info Download
Sixth Form Letter 25th Jan 2019Academy Info Download
Twitter Account & The Orpington 100 30th Jan 2019Academy Info Download
Welcome to Year 11 Letter 06th Sep 2018Academy Info Download
Year 11 Students 18th Jun 2019End of Term Download
Year 6 - 7 Welcome Evening 19th Jun 2019Academy Info Download
Year 8 Parents Evening 06th Mar 2019Parents Evening Download
Year 9 Letter 25th Jan 2019Academy Info Download