Thank you so much for your kind words. We will pass on the message to the children! Take Care


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Thank you for a fantastic virtual visit! It was a total pleasure to chat with your brilliant young readers and writers - please wish them happy reading and happy writing from me!


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 For this academic years final challenge, we would like you to write a poem or song summarising your school year. We can't wait to hear them 🎶


Yesterday year 4 had a virtual visit by Varjak Paw Author, S.F Said. Year 4 pupils love reading his books and were so excited to meet the brilliant and inspiring author in person! 📚


Year 6 are enjoying a virtual tour of the British Museum, learning specifically about the Ancient Greeks 🏛️


Thank you for sharing with us!


Happy Wellbeing Wednesday everyone 🌈 For this week's challenge, we would like you to create your own England football chant, poem or poster cheering them on for tonight or celebrating how well they have done in the Euro's so far🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿


We have grown a beautiful bumper crop of strawberries in the EYFS garden this year 🍓


Year 6 have been learning about climate graphs in maths and have created their own based on a destination of their choice 📊


Year 6 have been exploring Charles Darwin's theory of Natural Selection by using different utensils to represent different bird beaks to see which are best adapted at picking up seeds 🌿


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 In the spirit of the Euro's, today's Wellbeing challenge is to design a new football kit for England ⚽ We can't wait to see what you come up with!


Year 6 have been enjoying their daily Drop Everything Read sessions 📚


Happy Wednesday everyone 🌈 For this week's challenge, we would like you to draw your idea of paradise! Think about what relaxes you and what makes you happy. Remember this could be different for everyone! We look forward to seeing what you come up with 🏖️


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We have spaces available in our Junior Singers at Anerley Town Hall on Wednesdays (4.15-5.15). For current years 3,4&5. Email for info. Start this week!


The book fair is at Kent House again! 📚 Our pupils are enjoying having a look at the books on offer. Parents and carers, please see the letter attached with details of how we are making it Covid-safe


Year 6 have produced some fantastic end of term learning summaries for history, focusing on how London has changed from The Romans, up until the Georgians 🌟


In art, year 6 have been creating their own sculptures based on the work of Patrick Cabral. They worked in pairs to create their animal themed interlocking cardboard sculptures🎨


Happy Wednesday everyone🌈 For this week's challenge, we would like you to create a poem based on the theme of nature to fit in with this year's theme for 💚 We can't wait to see what you come up with


🌈This week is . This year's theme is about connecting with nature to support your mental health. Watch this space for more information about how to get involved 💚


In science this week, year 6 have been learning about the parts of an eye and how we are able to see with. They have also been experimenting to see what objects light is able to pass through 💡

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School From September 2021

Set out below will be important information, key times, documentation and procedures from Friday, 4 September 2021. You are advised to read this to ensure you are fully aware what will be happen.

Harris Primary Academy Kent House will be opening for ALL year groups.

The School Day:

Year Group

School starts at

School ends at

Nursery AM Session


11.30am (collect from 11.20am)

Nursery PM Session


3.30pm (collect from 3.15pm)

Nursery 30 Hours


3.30pm (collect from 3.15pm)



Year 1


Year 2


Year 3


Year 4


Year 5


Year 6


Start and End of the Day:

  • Years R to 6 should enter and leave through the car park wooden gates on Kent House Road. (The car drive will not be in use by cars at this time)
  • Nursery class should enter and leave through the Nursery entrance
  • To be confirmed 


  • To be confirmed

What Other Protective Measures Are in Place?

  • Pupils will wash their hands regularly at school including when they first arrive, before and after they eat, and when returning from break
  • We have a one way system throughout the school
  • To be confirmed

Lunchtimes & Playtimes:

  • Lunch times will operate in the usual way, with a choice of school meal or packed lunch
  • The pupils will eat in the Dining Hall
  • Other details to be confirmed

What Will Learning Look Like for My Child/ren?

  • To be confirmed
  • We have been so impressed with the level of engagement from our pupils so far. We have planned a programme of catch up sessions in order to ensure any gaps in learning are quickly addressed.
  • We recognise that children will have a strong desire to re-connect. We have planned some additional well-being sessions around the theme of ‘connectedness,’ in order to give our pupils the chance to participate in joint activities together. Where possible these will be physically active and will take place outside.
  • Design Technology and Music will continue to be completed at home until at least the Easter Holidays, as has been the case from September 2020
  • Pupils will be required to wear full school uniform

What Can My Child Bring to School?

  • They may bring in a book bag; books will be given for reading homework in the usual way
  • They may bring a packed lunch if required
  • All children should also bring their own water bottle
  • On their PE days, pupils should wear full school uniform, and bring their PE kits into school in a PE bag 
  • PE kits must be: white t-shirt; back shorts, joggers or leggings; plain trainers or plimsolls; their Kent House sweatshirt or cardigan if cold.

What Happens if My Child Falls Ill at School? Or if Someone at School Tests Positive for Covid-19?

  • To be confirmed

Currently until 19 July 2021, or mid August 2021

If your child, or somebody else in your household, develop symptoms of COVID-19, you must not come to school and should remain at home for at least 10 days from the date when your symptoms appeared. Anyone with symptoms will be eligible for testing and this can be arranged via or by calling 119. 

All other household members who remain well, must stay at home and not leave the house for 10 days. This includes anyone in your ‘Support Bubble’.

Further information is available at:

The 10-day period starts from the day when the first person in the house became ill.

Household members should not go to work, school or public areas and exercise should be taken within the home.

If your child falls ill during the school day, they will be brought to our designated medical area and supervised while we await your arrival to take them home. Medical staff carrying out any kind of first aid will be dressed in protective equipment. We will then ask you to contact Track & Trace by dialling 119 and requesting a Covid-19 test.

Any Other Important Information?

This web page is the dedicated area of our website that will have a wealth of information on it with regards to returning to school after the Summer Holidays. This is a ‘live’ area and will be added to regularly.

Please remember:

  • Attendance is a statutory requirement, although a small number of pupils may still be unable to attend in line with public health advice
  • Pupils will wear full school uniform
  • Parents can provide a packed lunch
  • Pupils may bring a book bag