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We love this! 😍 Students, parents and staff have been working together to create a new Wellbeing Garden at ! 🌳🌻 The garden will contain a wellbeing area, a greenhouse and a performance area too. 💚🎤


Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

Fantastic work 🥇🥇🥈🥈🥉🥉🥉🥉🥉


Year 10 girls took part in the International Model United Nations conference in the Netherlands, representing Egypt, Chile, Croatia, Armenia and other countries. It brought together students from around the world for UN-style committees and discussions.


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The Library received a wonderful delivery today! Thank you for this incredible donation as part of the Pioneers programme. Exciting plans for how we'll be using these next year are already underway!


HAB girls won two gold, two silver and five bronze awards in the 2021 Biology Challenge. We're very of them, especially considering 26,828 students from 348 schools took part! Great work


Eid Mubarak to everyone celebrating today and tomorrow!


Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

So proud of this exceptional chemist and her Silver medal 🥈 🧪🧪🧪


Banners created by Year 7 girls to show their support for Year 11 student Andrea Spendolini-Sirieix, who has been selected for the GB diving team at the Tokyo Olympics. They are so excited for Andrea and wanted to show how her ambition has inspired them.


of our brilliant Sports Day competitors!


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Where can Languages take you? Year 12 students at have contributed their testimonials to our new display on what’s exciting about Languages studies at A-Level and beyond!


Sara, one of our sixth formers has won a silver medal in the University of Cambridge’s chemistry competition for secondary students. Sara won a Ag Award (silver for those in the know) putting her in the top 4% of chemistry students in the UK. Well done, Sara!


Year 8 girls represent the Marshall Islands at the Climate Conference. The conference aimed to model the conference that is taking place in November. Full story


Download , our school newsletter for July 2021.


Retweetd From Rehana Popal🕷

As part of the Social Mobility Scheme, I been shadowed by of and of this week. It has been an absolute pleasure. If this is the future of the Bar, then the future is bright!


Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

Fantastic to launch our Y7 LifeLong Readers programme today 📚 We used the amazing ‘Look Up’ to help the girls practice reading with expression & questioning when reading to their younger siblings 📖


Retweetd From Ms Valentín Lucas

What a lovely end to the week at ! Our linguists have had a great afternoon. KS3 students have attended Culture Club, Year 10s have worked with their mentor from and Year 12 have explored “La Sombra del Viento” in their book club.


Vocabulary matters at Harris Academy Bermondsey


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WOW! Class of 2029, now I feel old... 🙃 Want to find out more about , our HAB girls and ? Then sign up below 👇👇👇👇👇


We are hosting a Year 5 Open Event Webinar on Wed 23rd June, 5pm. It's a chance for our incoming Class of 2029 and their families to meet key HAB staff, and gain further information about making a successful transition. Register at


The next Big Big session is this Thursday 10th June, 2pm – 6pm. Fancy joining us to build a shed or fill a raised bed, and create our new Wellbeing Garden? Click here to to sign up! Hope to see you there!

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Term Dates 2020-21

Autumn Term 1 2020

Thursday 3rd September to Friday 16th October

Friday 2nd October: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)

Half Term Holiday: Monday 19th October – Friday 23rd October

Reading Week: Monday 26th October – Friday 30th October

Autumn Term 2 2020

Monday 2nd November to Thursday 17th December 2020

Monday 2nd November: All girls and HAB6 to arrive at their normal times

Thursday 17th December: Last day of Autumn Term. Finish times: Year 7 (2pm), Year 8 (2.15pm), Year 9 (3.30pm), Year 10 (3.45pm), Year 11 (4pm).

Friday 18th December: Staff INSET Day

Christmas Break: Monday 21st December – Friday 1st January 2021

Spring Term 1 2021

Monday 4th January to Friday 12th February 2021

Monday 4th January: HAB6 Progress Day

Tuesday 5th January: See website announcements on home page for details of staggered starts.

Friday 12th February: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)

Half Term Holiday: Monday 15th February – Friday 19th February 2021

Spring Term 2 2021

Monday 22nd February to Wednesday 31st March 2021

Monday 22nd February: All girls and HAB6 to arrive at their normal times

Wednesday 31st March: Last day of Spring 2 Term (early closure for all girls and HAB6)

  • Year 7: 12.00pm
  • Year 8: 12.30pm
  • Year 9: 1.00pm
  • Year 10: 1.30pm
  • Year 11: 2.00pm
  • HAB6: from 12.00pm depending on whether they are in Period 4 lessons

Easter Break: Thursday 1st April – Friday 16th April 2021

Summer Term 1 2021

Monday 19th April to Friday 28th May 2021

Monday 19th April: All girls and HAB6 to arrive at their normal times

Monday 3rd May Bank Holiday: Academy closed to all girls & HAB6

Half Term Holiday: Monday 31st May –Friday 4th June 2021

Summer Term 2 2021

Monday 7th June to Friday 23rd July 2021

Monday 7th June: Year 11 –Year 13 arriving from 08.00 for an 08.25 start; Year 7 – 10 arriving at their normal times

Friday 25th June 2021: Year 11 Graduation – (early closure for all girls & HAB6 with 12pm finish)

Friday 23rd July: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)