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04/08/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

We are incredibly proud of ex Merton student for his success in winning gold at the Commonwealth Games! What an inspiration, we cannot wait to share this with our students when we return in September🥋🥇#Gold https://t.co/5lqPgtW5HZ

03/08/22

MASSIVE congratulations Jamal! We are thrilled for you, all your efforts and hard work have paid off! https://t.co/lylkQQjFXF

22/07/22

Retweetd From Kinetic Foundation

𝗛𝗮𝗿𝗿𝗶𝘀 𝗔𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲𝗺𝘆 𝗠𝗲𝗿𝘁𝗼𝗻 𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗖𝗵𝗮𝗺𝗽𝗶𝗼𝗻𝘀 𝗮𝗴𝗮𝗶𝗻! 🏆 For a second year running, won the Year 10 Cup hosted by Kinetic Foundation 👏 https://t.co/Lkal0v1yTV https://t.co/fThux3TyUq

22/07/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Wishing everyone a safe and happy Summer break! We look forward to welcoming you all back in September and hope next academic year will be just as successful as this year for all our athletes and sports teams! ☀️ https://t.co/E1raVN7hGh

20/07/22

It’s prom time! https://t.co/yhJIQ4JzDl

15/07/22

An amazing day at the Houses of Parliament yesterday collecting certificates for the WildHearts Employability Mentoring Programme with Nestlé https://t.co/OvoHMU1tdU

13/07/22

There’s no better way to experience the work of Shakespeare than at The Globe Theatre https://t.co/psjmY89WrB

11/07/22

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11/07/22

Retweetd From Gregg Morrison

What a fine man he has grown in to - it’s been a while since ! Very proud of what he has achieved and hopefully what he’ll go into achieve this summer & beyond. A photo for you 😉 https://t.co/uwLU2Thc8I https://t.co/3NaKaMLaIM

10/07/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Harris Merton’s very own JPL meeting and Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton during the guard of honour at the mens final 🎾 https://t.co/6ySB84nLL8

10/07/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Super proud of our student who has just finished her second year as a ball girl at 🎾📸 https://t.co/58zvCsRyuw

08/07/22

Year 8 showing off their interview skills and learning more about careers. Thanks to everyone that came in and supported https://t.co/3Uv7dGxe3H

07/07/22

Fantastic visit to yesterday for Year 12 to learn more about what university has to offer https://t.co/FejiDbHonv

04/07/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

I spy two of our students at the back of the line looking super smart ready for another day at Wimbledon 📸🎾 https://t.co/LHwK8WCJlA

30/06/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Some amazing pictures of our students working hard at today! 🎾 https://t.co/ZSdM6OPjUg

30/06/22

3/3 trips complete! Over 120 geographers visited Whitstable to investigate the effectiveness of coastal management as part of their physical fieldwork studies 🌍🏝🐚 https://t.co/3loWS1vjMa

28/06/22

Retweetd From Merton Libraries

The Summer Reading Challenge starts on 9 July. We're looking for volunteers aged 14+ to get involved. For more info and to apply https://t.co/qVP2Az356f https://t.co/KZZ1pHD6Fo

27/06/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Gold secured for Year 8 girls high jump, gold for Year 8 boys discus, bronze for the Year 8 boys shot put and bronze in Year 8 boys long jump! 🥇 🥉 https://t.co/NahD6kMLNs

27/06/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Another gold for Year 9 boys 800m and silver for Year 10 boys 800m! 🥇 🥈 https://t.co/ZMiN62fv2q

27/06/22

Retweetd From Harris Merton PE

Gold for Year 9 boys javelin and bronze for Year 9 girls javelin! 🥇 🥉 https://t.co/rTBSSZclP1

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Student Welfare

The Academy has a range of policies and procedures in place that ensure the welfare of all of our students. Several of these policies set out expectations about behaviour. This includes good learning behaviour around the Academy and in lessons as well as rules about how you communicate and behave appropriately towards other students and staff. All this means everyone feels safe and can learn.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the welfare of your son or daughter, please in the first instance contact his or her form tutor. If you would like to talk to somebody else, please contact the relevant Faculty Director:

Year 7 Faculty - Ms White: whitea2@harrismerton.org.uk - 020 8623 1000

Blue Faculty - Mr Semple: samiz@harrismerton.org.uk - 020 8623 1000

Green Faculty - Ms Neal: NealJ@harrismerton.org.uk - 020 8623 1000

Red Faculty - Mr Holden: holdeng@harrismerton.org.uk - 020 8623 1000

Yellow Faculty - Ms Power: PPower@harrismerton.org.uk - 020 8623 1000


Attendance

Excellent attendance is the expectation at Harris Academy Merton. The expectation is that students attend every day unless they are unwell, in which case parents or carers are expected to contact the Academy before 9.00am on each morning of absence.

Medical Appointments

Whenever possible, the Academy asks that medical appointments be made out of school hours. If an in-hours appointment is unavoidable, proof of the appointment will be required (appointment card/letter).

Punctuality

Being punctual to school is just as important as attending every day. We work hard to ensure that all students arrive on time, and we make it very clear to students that there are consequences if they fail to meet this expectation. Parent/carers should be aware that students will accumulate late marks, not just for arriving late at the Academy in the morning, but also being late for lesson registration. Students MUST be through the gate by 8.25am to avoid receiving a late detention.

Persistent Absence

Read the Government's guidance on Persistent Absence (PA) and about the decision to class students with 15% or greater absence as a PA student. The Government is currently considering moving this threshold to 10%.

To report an absence, please contact Mrs K Murphy, our Attendance Officer, on 0208 623 1009.   

 

 

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