Our year sixes have finished baking the bread, and have really 'risen' to the occasion!They've followed the DT process step by step, conducting market research and creating prototypes, and many have spiced theirs up with garlic and paprika!


Step 2 of Year 6's final bread products: seasoning added and bread shaped ready for another prove 🥖


Today Year 6 are making their final bread products as part of their D.T learning this half-term. They have started off with a basic bread dough which has been kneaded and left to prove. Keep checking on here for updates 🥖


Year 3 made their final super salads today to complete their D.T learning for this term! How delicious do these look? 🥗


Year 6 went on a local area walk of Penge today to link in with their geography topic. They stopped at various points to discuss the history and also looked out for some of Penge's famous street art!


We had such an amazing maths week this week, topping it off with a fun maths dress-up day today. Thank you to everyone who took part 🥳🎊


Miss Simmons introduced Maths Week today - our year sixes shared some of the reasons why Maths is so important, and we found out about our Maths competitions for this week!Looking forward to seeing how everyone dresses up for Maths Day on Friday! 🧮➗➖➕


KS2 are having a special e-safety assembly by Jack Fowler on the federation cyber-security team 👩‍💻


Today we are wearing spots in support of Children in Need. Thank you so much to everyone who gave in a donation to help this amazing cause 🧸


Amazing guys! Thanks for sharing and supporting Odd Socks Day and Anti-Bullying Week 2023! 🧦🙌❤️


Today, Year 1 Rhino Class had a great time creating collage poppies to commemorate Remembrance Day. They used the techniques they have learned in their art lessons this half term including overlapping, crumbling, and tearing 🎨


Thank you to everyone for wearing their odd socks today to celebrate everyone's differences! What a way to kick off Anti-Bullying Week 🧦


Here are our Anti-Bullying Ambassadors supporting in assembly by reading sharing poetry


This week we are focusing on Kindness and anti-bullying, led by our year six ambassadors. Today we're wearing odd socks to remind us that differences are good!


Look at how exciting our Reception learning is today!


Get your best odd socks at the ready as on Monday we will be having Odd Socks Day to celebrate everyone being unique. This day will kick off Anti-Bulling week. We can't wait to see your odd socks! 🧦


This week our nursery children have been busy creating their own firework pictures using a range of media and materials 🎆


Look how brilliantly our strings ensemble are coming along!


In art this week, Year 6 created their own photomontages inspired by the work of Deborah Roberts 🎨


In D.T this week, Year 3 have been finding out what makes the best salad dressing by mixing different quantities of lemon juice and oil 🥗

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Our Staff

At Harris Primary Academy Kent House there are teachers, teaching assistants and learning mentors as well as our premises team and administrators.

All of our staff are primary specialists and we work together to promote the core values of the Academy and make sure that our children are consistently safe and happy.

  Forename Surname Position    
Ms Rachel Bowern Executive Principal    
Mr Phil Jones Head of Academy    
Mr Dan Hall Vice Principal    
Mrs Vicky Hicks Assistant Principal/Inclusion Manager    
Mr Jonathan  Hall Assistant Principal    
Ms Caroline Satchwell Teaching & Learning Mentor    
Ms Sam French Harris Federation Curriculum Lead    
Mr  Matt  Britt Harris Federation Assistant Director of Education    
        Class Year
Miss  Charlie Cockell Class Teacher N - Leaf Frog Nursery
Ms Victoria Stagg Early Years Educator N - Leaf Frog Nursery
Miss  Evelyn Sam Teaching Assistant N - Leaf Frog Nursery
Mrs Nunzia Piccolo Teaching Assistant N - Leaf Frog Nursery
Miss Faiza Abdishakur Class Teacher R - Lion Reception
Miss Mariam Tumukunde Teaching Assistant R - Lion Reception
Miss Shaima Riani Class Teacher R - Tiger Reception
Miss  Rachel  Tadman Teaching Assistant R - Tiger Reception
Miss Alex Ayo-Ajayi Class Teacher 1 - Hippo Year 1
Mrs Sarah Francois Class Teacher 1 - Rhino Year 1
Mrs Sandra Heath Teaching Assistant   Year 1
Mrs Anna Malinowska Teaching Assistant   Year 1
Miss Aashni Halai Class Teacher 2 - Snow Leopard Year 2
Mrs Jonathan Hall Class Teacher 2 - Lynx Year 2
Miss  Kimberley Ing Teaching Assistant   Year 2
Mrs  Lisa Learmouth Teaching Assistant   Year 2
Miss  Kaleh Ali Class Teacher 3 - Polar Bear Year 3
Miss  Eve  Sayers Class Teacher 3 - Giant Panda Year 3
Mrs  Tracy Gorman Teaching Assistant   Year 3
Mrs Nuala Jackson Teaching Assistant   Year 3
Miss Priya Parmar Class Teacher 4 - Takin Year 4
Miss Maisha Rahman Class Teacher 4 - Manatee Year 4
Ms Chris Clark Teaching Assistant   Year 4
Miss Fatima Sellami Class Teacher 5 - Brown Lemur Year 5
Mr Milo  Turner Class Teacher 5 - Flying Fox Year 5
Ms Chris Clark Teaching Assistant   Year 5
Mrs Agnes Borecka Class Teacher 6 - Green Turtle Year 6
Miss  Yasmin Mills Class Teacher 6 - Blue Whale Year 6
Miss  Georgina  Simmons Class Teacher 6 - Hammerhead Shark Year 6
Mr Aristide Bassele PE Specialist    
Mrs Lee-Anne  Prior PPA Cover     
Miss Donna Sayer Phonics Specialist    
Miss Lesley Shepherd Teaching Assistant    
Mrs Nunzia Piccolo Midday Supervisor    
Miss Gillian  Richards Midday Supervisor    
Mr Andy Friend Office Manager & PA to Principal    
Mrs Kelly Bridges Administrative Assistant    
Mrs Antonette Vethanayagam Finance Officer    
Miss Lisa  Wakenshaw Inclusion Assistant    
Mr Daniel Adusei Premises Manager    
Mr Jonathan Maile Premises Officer