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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. 💚🎤


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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.


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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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Year 6 Transition Passport 2021

This week our Transition Passport is all about your wellbeing.

Being active is a good way to aid your wellbeing. It improves your physical and mental health, can improve your mood, boost self-esteem, quality of sleep and decrease stress, depression and anxiety. Find out more in our Wellbeing Passport, which you can download below.

Parents -  you can find other useful information on our Transition - Essential Information for Parents page.

Dr Hay

Latest HAB Passport - "Wellbeing"

In recent weeks we've given you a few HAB Transition Passports with information about the academy and weekly challenges for you to try. The most recent one is about getting organised; transport, uniform, planners – things you can start to do NOW to help you before September.

Click here to download the "Wellbeing" HAB Passport

We would love to see you tackle the challenges so please share them by emailing or tweet us @HABermondsey using #HABTransition.

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Previous HAB Passports:

Let’s meet... Dr Hay, Lead Practitioner

Meet Dr Hay, Lead Practitioner for Curriculum Transition. Find out how she will be helping you go from being Year 6s to HAB girls in Year 7!

If you missed them, why not watch our previous 'Let's Meet' films too.

HAB Hacks - How to Get Organised

HAB Hacks are short films that give you a behind-the-scenes look at what it's like to be in Year 7. This week we look at how you can organise yourself, to help yourself settle in to secondary school life.

Watch previous HAB Hacks

Take a five-minute video school tour...

Hello Year 7!

We thought you might like to watch a short film in which which Year 7 students talk about life at HAB. You can also see some pictures of the first day for Year 7 in September 2020, to get a taste of what it's like on the first day of term.

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