In RE, year 1 have been learning about Diwali. They have sequenced the story and then illustrated it 🕯️


Spotted around the school 👀 Some clues about something exciting that's coming to Harris Primary Academy Kent House. Can anyone find it? 🔎


Nursery have been celebrating the first day of autumn, exploring autumn treasure including conkers and pine cones 🍂


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 For this week's challenge, we would like you to design your own world 🌎 Think about what it would look like, and what features it would have. We can't wait to see what you come up with!


How beautiful are our year 3 class river displays that the teachers and children have created? 🌟


Coming soon... Something very exciting is coming to Harris Primary Academy Kent House.. keep your eyes peeled in the next few days to find out more 👀


In art today, year 6 learnt about composition and had a go at drawing from a primary source, continuous line drawing and blind line drawing. They then discussed which method they preferred🎨


Year 6 have created some beautiful corridor displays based on their class rivers 🏞️


A massive congratulations is in order for this week's attendance champions! Year 4 Zambezi class with 99.2%, and Year 6 Loire class for a second week in a row with 98.3%. Can anyone take the crown from Loire Class? 🌟


Over the past week, year 2 have been learning about their class rivers. Here are some really interesting facts about the River Danube 🌊


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 Following Emma Raducanu's US grand slam win- can you draw the sport that you wish to excel in? 🎾


As part of their first topic, Marvellous Me, our new Nursery class have been creating self-portraits. How fantastic do these look? 🎨


In science last week, year 6 were investigating how a circuit works, and which materials are conductors and insulators 💡 They discovered some really interesting conductors including our pencils and our whiteboards!


A massive congratulations to year 3 Congo class and year 6 Loire class for being the KS1 and KS2 attendance Champions this week! 🎈 Make sure you are in school every day to help your class win next week's award 🌟


Year 1 have been learning about Picasso and line drawings in art this week. The children each took a turn to draw a line on the whiteboard to create a collaborative piece of art🎨


Year 6 have begun to compare their local area of Penge today with Osmington Mills in Dorset. They first discussed their first impressions, before looking at some maps of both areas 🗺️


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 For our first challenge of this academic year, we would like you to try and create a new game for the playground! It could be based on an existing one, or completely new! We can't wait to hear what you come up with


E-Safety is so important to us here at Harris Primary Academy Kent House. Here are some top tips for helping you stay safe online 🖥️


In art today, year 6 were drawing a bicycle from memory, and then from a reference picture to see which method was more accurate, and which method they preferred🎨


Thank you to our wonderful PTA and the amazing Penge Men in Sheds for our beautiful new outdoor seating area and planters 🌿

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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.

Ms Rachel Bowern Principal    
Mrs Nicola Dale Vice Principal    
Mr Phil Jones Vice Principal    
Mrs Vicky Hicks SENCO/Inclusion Manager/Assistant Principal    
Ms Reenee Bhomick Teaching & Learning Mentor    
        Class Year
Mrs Sam Avison-Williams Class Teacher N - Thames Nursery
Miss  Charlie Cockell Class Teacher N - Thames Nursery
Mrs Svetlana Josipovic Early Years Educator N - Thames Nursery
Mrs  Nawel Zekraoui Teaching Assistant N - Thames Nursery
Mrs Maddie McNamara Class Teacher R - Nile Reception
Miss Amy Coulstock Teaching Assistant R - Nile Reception
Mrs Rachel  Tadman Teaching Assistant R - Tigris Reception
Ms Jade Smith-Dennis Class Teacher R - Tigris Reception
Miss Mariam Tumukunde Teaching Assistant R - Tigris Reception
Mr Milo Turner Class Teacher 1 - Ganges Year 1
Ms Eve Sayers Class Teacher 1 - Rhine Year 1
Mr Leo Wallace Class Teacher   Year 1
Mrs Sandra Heath Teaching Assistant   Year 1
Miss Kimberly Ing Teaching Assistant   Year 1
Mrs Lisa Learmouth Teaching Assistant   Year 1
Miss Ella Campbell Class Teacher 2 - Danube Year 2
Mrs Saira Souissi Class Teacher/Assistant Principal 2 - Murray Year 2
Miss Anna Zawadowska Teaching Assistant   Year 2
Mr Casey Lawler Class Teacher 3 - Congo Year 3
Mr Michael  Hayward Class Teacher 3 - Missouri Year 3
Ms  Kaleh Ali Class Teacher 3 - Missouri Year 3
Ms Millie Stewart Warren Teaching Assistant   Year 3
Mrs Lesley Shepherd Teaching Assistant   Year 3
Ms Agnes Borecka Class Teacher 4 - Yangtze Year 4
Mr John Ward Class Teacher 4 - Zambezi Year 4
Mrs Nuala Jackson Teaching Assistant   Year 4
Mrs James Gallagher Class Teacher 5 - Amazon Year 5
Ms Maggie Tildesley Class Teacher 5 - Mississippi Year 5
Mrs Tracy Gorman Teaching Assistant   Year 5
Miss Georgina Simmons Class Teacher 6 - Loire Year 6
Miss Madeline Field Class Teacher 6 - Parana Year 6
Mr Matt Griffin Class Teacher/Assistant Principal 6 - Yukon Year 6
Miss Oluwaseun Fifo Class Teacher 6 - Yukon Year 6
Miss Bobbie Young Class Teacher   Year 6
Ms Christine Clark Teaching Assistant   Year 6
Mr Aaron Hanson PPA Cover Teacher (Sports Specialist)    
Mrs Lee-Anne  Prior PPA Cover HLTA    
Miss Donna Sayer Phonics Specialist    
Miss Francesca Barichello Midday Supervisor    
Miss Nunzia Piccolo Midday Supervisor    
Mr Andy Friend Office Manager & PA to Principal    
Mrs Kelly Bridges Administrative Assistant    
Mrs Gemma Driver Administrative Assistant    
Mrs Sally Duffy Administrative Assistant    
Mrs Antonette Vethanayagam Finance Officer    
Miss Louise Heward-Mills Student Welfare & Attendance Officer    
Miss Lisa  Wakenshaw Inclusion Assistant    
Mr Daniel Adusei Premises Manager    
Mr Jonathan Maile Premises Officer