This week in Literacy, year 4 are learning about newspaper reports. They were tasked with writing a catchy introduction in no more than 20 words✒️


Happy everyone 🌈 Tomorrow is so for this week's challenge, we would like you to create a poem about wellbeing! We can't wait to see what you come up with 🤗


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Roses are red, 🌹 Violets are blue, 💙 National Poetry Day is on the 1st October, 📜 And we have a blog written just for you 👉


On Fridays, year 6 have been working really hard on their big writes ✒️


In art this week, year 5 have been using one point perspective to create depth in an image. How amazing do these look! 🎨


Year 6 have been using microscopes to look at microorganisms more closely 🔬 .


Year 1 have been doing some fantastic descriptive writing based on Man on the Moon (a day in the life of Bob)- by Simon Bartram🌛


Happy Well-Being Wednesday to you all 🌈 for this week's challenge, we would like to see if you can come up with an alternative use for a hoover! The crazier- the better🤗


Year 6 have started drafting their own narratives today based on the themes in Holes. The children have come up with some imaginative ideas and we look forward to sharing their progress with you🖊️


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This is wonderful! Thank you so much for your support with Ginger, hope you enjoy following her Journey to becoming a life changing guide dog 🙌


After being inspired by their reading comprehension this week, Miss Simmons and Year 6 Martin Luther King class have decided to sponsor a guide dog puppy. Meet Ginger! We look forward to giving you updates on her progress🐾


Please remember to send your children in to school on the two days they have P.E. If you are unsure what days they are, please send us a reply on here and we can let you know! 🤸‍♂️


Year 6 have been continuing to experiment with line in their art lessons. Today they have drawn a sculpture with continuous line drawing, blind drawing and detailed drawing ✏️


Year 6 have been learning about classification in science. This morning they have been classifying sweets by their features 🍬


Year 6 have been re-telling the beginning of Louis Sachar's 'Holes'. They have written some captivating, detailed work, with lots of higher-level vocabulary 🦎


6-Martin Luther King Class have been writing lovely messages to put inside their kind jar. If someone is feeling upset or a bit down, they can take a message out and read it to put a smile on their face😊🌈


Happy Well-Being Wednesday everyone 🌈 Today's challenge: if you were stranded on a desert island, what 3 things would you want to have with you and why? 🤔 We look forward to hearing your answers! 🏝️


Amazing year 1 class displays, with their icons being incredible women role-models ♀️


Today year 4 have been re-writing the beginning of Ted Hughes classic 'The Iron Man'. Can you spot the literary techniques they have used? 🤖


Year 2 have been learning about significant people in the Tudor period today and sequenced them in chronological order 🌹

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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.

  Surname Position  
Ms Bowern Principal  
Mrs Dale Vice Principal  
Mr Jones Vice Principal  
Mrs  King Class Teacher N - Usain Bolt
Ms Smith-Dennis Class Teacher R - Jessica Ennis Hill
Ms Holle Class Teacher R - Serena Williams
Ms Jarrett Teacher Year Reception
Mr Hayward Class Teacher 1 - Bessie Coleman
Mr Turner Class Teacher 1 - Mary Seacole
Ms Hogan Teacher Year 1
Mrs Souissi Class Teacher/Senior Leader 2 - George W Gibbs
Miss Campbell Class Teacher 2 - Mae Jemison
Mr Lawler Class Teacher 3 - Benjamin Zephaniah
Ms Borecka Class Teacher 3 - Miriam Makeba
Mr Maguire Teacher Year 3
Ms Tildesley Class Teacher 4 - Malorie Blackman
Mr Ward Class Teacher 4 - Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Mr Jones Class Teacher/Senior Leader 5 - Katherine Johnson
Miss Kironde Trainee Teacher 5 - Katherine Johnson
Mrs Hicks Class Teacher/Senior Leader 5 - Nelson Mandela
Mr Griffin Class Teacher/Senior Leader 6 - Barack Obama
Ms Marlow Trainee Teacher 6 - Barack Obama
Mr Dunn Class Teacher/Senior Leader 6 - Kofi Annan
Miss Field Trainee Teacher 6 - Kofi Annan
Miss Simmons Class Teacher  6 - Martin Luther King Jr
Mrs Avison-Williams SENCO  
Ms Bhomick Teaching & Learning Mentor  
Mr Hanson PPA Cover Teacher (Sports Specialist)  
Ms Heward-Mills Student Welfare & Attendance Officer  
Miss Cockell Nurture Group Leader  
Mrs Walker Intervention Specialist  
Miss Wakenshaw Inclusion Assistant  
Mrs Bonser Support Staff  
Ms Clark Support Staff  
Miss Coulstock Support Staff  
Mrs Gorman Support Staff  
Mrs Heath Support Staff  
Miss Hill Support Staff  
Miss Ing Support Staff  
Mrs Jackson Support Staff  
Mrs Learmouth Support Staff  
Mrs Oakley Support Staff  
Mrs Prior Support Staff  
Miss Sayer Support Staff  
Mrs Shepherd Support Staff  
Ms Stewart Warren Support Staff  
Mrs Sullivan Support Staff  
Miss Tadman Support Staff  
Miss Tumukunde Support Staff  
Miss Zawadowska Support Staff  
Mrs Zekraoui Support Staff  
Miss Hagland Midday Supervisor  
Miss Piccolo Midday Supervisor  
Mr Friend Office Manager & PA to Principal  
Mrs Bridges Administrative Assistant  
Mrs Driver Administrative Assistant  
Mrs Duffy Administrative Assistant  
Mrs Vethanayagam Finance Officer  
Mr Godfrey Site Manager  
Mr Maile Premises Officer