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22/10/20

Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

This is going to be incredible... and as it’s virtual will be open ACROSS THE UK!!! Share widely to give your BAME pupils a nudge in the best direction 👩🏿‍🔬👨🏾‍🔬🧑🏽‍🔬👩🏽‍⚕️🧑🏾‍⚕️👨🏿‍⚕️👩🏿‍🚀🧑🏽‍🚀 https://t.co/xxKgMKkCrb

16/10/20

Join us on Zoom for our final live online open event, on Sat 17th Oct, 10am, and see for yourself how we could make a difference to your daughter's future. We look forward to welcoming you. Register at https://t.co/xtRe06t565

14/10/20

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

If you haven’t had chance to join for one of our virtual open events yet then there are just two opportunities left! Sign up for the one taking place at 5.30pm today here: https://t.co/ZtIfX6w2kz

14/10/20

Our final two Zoom online open events for Year 6 children and their parents are on Weds 14 Oct, 5.30pm, and Sat 17th Oct, 10am. See for yourself how we could make a difference to your daughter's future. We look forward to meeting you! Register at https://t.co/xRTkXziEJN https://t.co/LzdAvrmzOv

13/10/20

Retweetd From ENGLISH@HAB

We are currently running a writing competition for Black History Month based on African story telling! Who will win? Ms Oni has all the details! https://t.co/7zsTxDfWPD

10/10/20

We are so sorry but we are having technical difficulties and appear to have lost our Webinar section on Zoom, which means the meeting planned for Sat 10 Oct, 10am cannot take place. Very sorry. We will host another Webinar next Saturday (17th) at 10am so you don’t miss out.

09/10/20

Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

Want to know more about the first few days as a HAB Girl... watch the video and register for our live event TOMORROW! https://t.co/HZXfb1tJns https://t.co/XhuUUG18tl https://t.co/buIUkv63sI

08/10/20

Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

We are looking forward to seeing all your pupils at our Virtual Open events 👇🏿👇🏾👇🏽👇🏼👇🏻 https://t.co/XhuUUG18tl https://t.co/DRJWG9EkFL

06/10/20

Join us on Zoom for our HAB6 Open Evening, Tues 13th Oct, 6pm. Meet key staff and learn about the outstanding HAB6 opportunities. Hosted by Daisy Mercer, Associate Assistant Principal. Register today at https://t.co/B6mSYMaBh0 https://t.co/fnI8ytzwDF

06/10/20

Do you have a daughter in Year 6? Join us on Zoom for live events to find out more about our academy. Sat 10th Oct, 10am & Weds 14th Oct, 5pm. Meet HAB staff, Q&A. Hosted by Lyndsay Harris (Vice Principal). Find out more at https://t.co/xRTkXziEJN https://t.co/rldDoJBcHT

03/10/20

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

Exceptionally of our new year 7 HAB Girls! Watch our new video to see how well they’ve settled in https://t.co/E8e4rk4BFA

03/10/20

of HAB Alumni Leslie! 🙌 https://t.co/izfC3LRgHx

01/10/20

Retweetd From HABScience

Amazing remote CPD happening here at ! https://t.co/Lbf3C9juDc

23/09/20

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Our post is dedicated to the fantastic Ms Jo Newell from Awarded 'Apps for Good Teacher of the year' due to her tireless work delivering Apps for Good courses. 👉To read the full entry, click here: https://t.co/AncnrtNebB https://t.co/HLATafBlGv

17/09/20

Retweetd From HarrisSchoolDirect

This was the early morning view from HQ today ... we HAD to share! https://t.co/qfppWZbuFT

16/09/20

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

So lovely to meet lots of prospective Class of 2028 parents and students (albeit virtually!) at Virtual Open Event! Registration for the next event (30/09 at 5pm) will be live tomorrow!

15/09/20

Year 6 parents and students... join us on Zoom tomorrow for our first online open event - Weds 16th Sept, 5pm. Meet HAB staff, find out more about our school, and ask questions too. Hosted by Lyndsay Harris, Vice Principal. Register now at https://t.co/6xRLxBSJI7

14/09/20

Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

Is your daughter in Year 6? If yes, do sign up for our first ⁦⁩ open event webinar! Taking place this Wednesday at 5pm on Zoom. sign up link below https://t.co/B92J3FJslx

14/09/20

Retweetd From Dr Hellen Hay

Calling all can’t wait to see you on Wednesday!!! 👏🏿👏🏾👏🏽👏🏼👏🏻 https://t.co/hOgS178M9M

14/09/20

Are you considering Harris Academy Bermondsey for your daughter? Please visit our Virtual Open Day to find out more about our academy, including details of our live online open events. https://t.co/xRTkXziEJN

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HAB Ethos and Values

HAB staff have high expectations of the girls and HAB girls have high expectations of themselves.

Our ethos is one of being uncompromising but caring in everything that we do.  This is how we have created a happy and safe learning environment, with firm but fair discipline.

All HAB girls know our rules and abide by them. We expect every girl to be dressed correctly, on time and prepared to work hard, always following staff instructions. Our girls always want to live up to these expectations, but on the rare occasion that one of them fails to do so, she knows that there will be clear consequences, followed by support to learn from the experience.


Outstanding care and guidance

We offer outstanding care and guidance for every one of our girls.  In Year 7 for example, as well as her Learning Family Mentor, every girl has one-to-one transition coaching from a former student, while as many girls who need it have additional reading lessons so that they can achieve their academic potential from the beginning of their time with us.

Throughout her time at HAB, we guarantee that every girl will be known by all her teachers, support staff and the school's senior leaders, including the Principal.  We also guarantee to every parent or carer that we will work closely with them to raise their daughter successfully, sharing the joys and challenges of this with honesty and integrity.  This is summed up in the HAB staff motto, “We are ladies and gentlemen serving ladies and gentlemen to help their daughters achieve the success they deserve.”


Values

Bermondsey.201311HAB girls and staff work together to live up to the fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs.  HAB is a harmonious and supportive environment.

Key to this is our Learning Family system, in which every girl belongs to a small group of mixed years, led by a teacher. Starting every day together, the Learning Family members develop strong relationships with girls of different ages and from different backgrounds, breaking down barriers and preventing bullying.  Learning Family teachers speak to parents or carers about their daughter's progress and achievements at least once a fortnight.


Why is HAB for girls only?

We are often asked this question, especially by HAB parents who want their sons to have as good an education as their daughters!

By most measures, girls in England outperform boys in GCSES and A-levels, whatever type of school they attend.  Crucially, though, girls in girls’ schools achieve better examination results than girls at mixed schools.

In addition to these better results, universities and employers consider girls from girls’ schools to offer superior leadership skills; to be more resilient and risk taking; and, to have greater ambitions.

At HAB, we certainly know that this is true of our girls.  Parents and carers who choose HAB give their daughters the best possible opportunities by sending her to our excellent girls’ school.