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Retweetd From Leslie Bridgette

Came back from holiday and I am so happy to receive new book Invisible Women as a prize from . Thank you so much 😊, can’t wait to read it. 🙌🏼🙌🏼


Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

One week today will be hosting their annual charity supper club! Staff and parents contact me for tickets! This year’s charity is with HUGE support from !


Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

HAB parents and staff please let me know if you would like a ticket! It’s going to be a fantastic night!


Retweetd From SouthwarkYA's

Pls RT. As part of - exhibition celebrating the Old Kent Road's people/history We are hosting Event for young people - 18/04 6-9pm @ 231 Old Kent Road. Age 13+/Free! We look forward to seeing you there. Sign up using link 😊


of Basmala and wishing her luck for her speech!


We are so of Leslie for winning her Everywoman in Tech award and for writing so eloquently about it in the Telegraph. We have no doubt you will inspire more young girls to pursue careers in STEM, Leslie!


Retweetd From Guardian EduCentre

Another great workshop today with - the girls worked fantastically and demonstrated great teamwork, researching, reporting, and editing skills to create excellent front pages. Well done!


Thanks for a great session. Our Year 10 have loved being immersed in the world of journalism (as you can see!). A huge inspiration to them. Thanks to for the pictures too!


Retweetd From Miss Houssein

We are here again today and it’s all very exciting, thank you so much Mena. Incredible workshop!


Retweetd From Guardian EduCentre

We really enjoyed working with Y10 today. Excellent reporting & editing skills + team work resulted in amazing newspapers. Thanks for fab headline advice


Retweetd From Ms Valentín Lucas

Year 8 students have been learning about Mexican food and traditions during this half-term. Today, they had a chance to enjoy a fantastic Mexican party at our MFL KS3 club: traditional dances, nachos with guacamole and even a piñata!


Retweetd From RealisingMedics

Hi All, We are a bunch of medical students from East London looking to help you with your medical school applications. Please feel free to drop us a DM to discuss your application and for personal statement feedback, email it to us at: ☺️


Elizabeth, Year 12 (centre) was a panellist at the 2019 everywoman in Tech Forum in March - connecting, inspiring and motivating women in . Excellent work, Elizabeth! Find out more .


Retweetd From Southwark Council

What’s your big idea? Southwark launches £500k Positive Futures fund for projects co-designed by young people to encourage community activities


Retweetd From Lyndsay Harris

Inspiring to spend a day totally immersed with our Faculty yesterday! Cement Bridge testing a particular highlight!


The first meeting of the Transition Focus Group ideas to help our new Y7 Class of 2026 make the from primary to HABermondsey (other chocolate bars are available)


We competed in the regional finals of the competition yesterday. Very of our young for creating their own sustainable candle-making business. Great for ! Find out more


Choices, choices, choices... Thanks for coming everyone!

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Term Dates 2019-20

Please see below for initial term dates for students for 2019-20.  More detail about individual days to follow.

Autumn Term 1 2019

Monday 2nd September to Friday 18th October 2019

  • Monday 2nd September: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)
  • Tuesday 3rd September: Year 7 girls & Year 12 students only. Year 7 arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 start and finishing at 3pm. Year 12 arriving from 09.45 for a 10.00 start and finishing at 12pm
  • Wednesday 4th September: All girls will return arriving from 08.00 for a 08.25 start.
  • Friday 11th October: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)
  • Half Term Holiday: Monday 21st October – Friday 25th October
  • Reading Week: Monday 28th October – Friday 1st November

Autumn Term 2 2019

Monday 4th November to Friday 20th December 2019

  • Monday 4th November: All girls and HAB6 arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 start
  • Monday 18th November: Prize Giving Ceremony (early closure for all girls and HAB6 with 12.15pm finish)
  • Friday 13th December: Year 6 Testing Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)
  • Friday 20th December: Last day of Autumn Term (early closure for all girls and HAB6 with 12.15pm finish)
  • Christmas Break: Monday 23rd December – Friday 3rd January 2020

Spring Term 1 2020

Monday 6th January to Thursday 14th February 2020
Monday 6th January: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)
Tuesday 7th January: All girls and HAB6 arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 start
Friday 14th February: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)
Half Term Holiday Monday: 17th February – Friday 21st February 2020

Spring Term 2 2020

Monday 24th February to Friday 3rd April 2020
Monday 24th February: All girls and HAB6 arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 start
Friday 3rd April: Last day of Spring 2 Term (early closure for all girls and HAB6 with 12.15pm finish)
Easter Break: Monday 6th April – Friday 17th April 2020

Summer Term 1 2020

Monday 20th April to Friday 22nd May 2020
Monday 20th April: All girls will return arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 start
Half Term Holiday: Monday 25th May – 29th May 2020

Summer Term 2 2020

Monday 1st June to Monday 20th July 2020
Monday 1st June: Year 11 –Year 13 arriving from 08.00 for an 08.25 start, Year 7 – 10 arriving from 09.00 for a 09.30 Start
Friday 26th June 2020: Year 11 Graduation – (early closure for all girls & HAB6 with 12.15pm finish)
Monday 20th July 2020: Staff Inset Day (Academy closed to all girls & HAB6)