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17 weeks in, 6000+ meals, care parcels of masks, sanitisers, little snacks & really strong relationships made through our food network at for all your help ❤️Lisa


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Enjoyed making this little lockdown vid w the school band for our virtual graduation! 🎶🙌💖 Mixing phone audio was interesting. 🤓


See a letter about Sept arrangements for our new Year 7s at this link Details of Sept arrangements for Years 8-13 are at this link Thank you.


A massive THANK YOU to all our students, parents and staff for your support over the past few difficult months. We hope you all have a great summer and really look foward to seeing you all again in Sept! 🙂


Watch the HAB Band perform 'Valerie' for our Class of 2020 Year 11 Leavers!


"Be Brave, Be Bold, Be Curious." Here's a special video message to our Class of 2020 Year 11 leavers from your teachers!


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Hi all keep an eye out for you Preparation Work for September. You will provided this in all your subjects. Check on Teams and on the school website!


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An opportunity not to be missed 🙌🏽🙌🏾💪🏾💪🏼👩🏾‍💻👩🏾‍🚀👩🏽‍🔬


Tara in Year 7 has made these lovely dolls in our academy colours to be our lockdown mascots. We’re naming them Dollinkas, or little dolls. Thanks Tara! We think they are really sweet :-)


A video message to our wonderful Year 13s as they embark on the next stage of their journey... we will miss you loads. of you, always.


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with brush pen:


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7, 8 and 9 with pencil:


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Today's will be the last tutorial for this term. How time flies!


The charity has created a great series of FREE online mini-modules to help mums develop their tech skills over the summer. You'll find modules on getting started with the internet, email, safety online, social media, and more. Have a look!


The National Literacy Trust has just announced their amazing Words for Work internship programme with Lancome, Great Portland Estates and Pwc! This experience will make your CVs and UCAS applications stand out from the crowd. Apply today!


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A great site to encourage our A-Level students to be informed of Hispanic current affairs. All summarised in just a minute and updated every hour!


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Right ... you can do this! - you've got 2 days!


Hello Year 6! If you are starting Year 7 at Harris Academy Bermondsey in September you can now watch a five-minute video tour of the school here. Let Dr Hay be your guide!

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Your Transition Passport 2020

Welcome to your Transition Passport. On this page you'll find lots of helpful resources to help you make the transition from your primary school to HAB.

During the summer break, we hope that our students and their families will have time for some rest, relaxation and to enjoy some free time.  However, if your daughter would like to complete any of the challenges we would love to see them, so please either email them to or tweet us @HABermondsey.

Dr Hay

Summer Enrichment Challenge

Click here to download our Summer Enrichment Challenge 2020.

All the activities are FREE and all guaranteed to make your summer more memorable and meaningful. How many can you tick off? Be ready to discuss the challenge in tutor time during the first week back.


Take a five-minute video school tour...

Parent and carers...

Please see our special section for parents and carers of Class of 2027, which will hopefully provide you with information about uniform and other useful tips to help you and your daughter make a successful transition to HAB.

Go to our section for parents and carers

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!

Our previous 'Let's Meet' films:

Questions... and answers

We have loved reading your Transition Profiles and finding out a little bit more about you. This week we asked our Year 8 pupils to answer your questions, by making short films from home. They have also included their own 'HAB Hacks' to help you with transition.

First off, Karmia, Year 6 asked:

  • What time do you finish each day?
  • How do you choose your lessons?
  • How many lessons do I have in a day?

Watch the film below for the answers!

  • Question from Sobia, Year 6 - Are exams scary? Watch the answer
  • Question from Siena, Year 6 - Are you allowed phones in school? Watch the answer
  • Questions from Livia, Year 6 - Do you celebrate World Book Day? Do you have a bike shed? How many clubs can I be a part of? Watch the answers
  • Questions from Chloe M, Year 6 - How do we apply for music lessons? What sort of lessons are there? When do we hand in our homework? Watch the answers
  • Questions from Chloe B, Year 6 - What do I do if I get lost? How do I know what time lunches and classes are? Watch the answers
  • Questions from Carly, Year 6 - How many clubs can I join and are they free? Can I get extra help with spellings? How do I get my uniform during Covid-19? Watch the answers

Previous HAB Hacks:

This week's HAB Passport - "Wellbeing"

Each week we'll give you a new Transition Passport with information about the academy and weekly challenges for you to try. This week it’s 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:

Hello Year 7!

We thought you might like to see some pictures of the first day for Year 7 last September, to get a taste of what it's like on the first day of term.

Click here to see our image gallery from the first day of term last year.

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