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Congratulations to all of our Year 11’s on their hard work!


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Been an amazing day today, thank you to for coming down and providing us with some new footballs!


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🇬🇧 London to Tokyo Challenge 🇯🇵 7441.19km to go 🚶🏃‍♀️🚲🏊


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Lockdown Bulletin 5 - w/c 01/03/2021


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Lockdown Bulletin 3 - w/c 08/02/2021


Please visit our website: for further details. The consultation ends on 31st January 2021.


Finally, with Harris Academy Merton’s Spoken Word Challenge and staff getting dressed up for World Book Day! Well done to all!


All Year 11 & 12 took part in a challenging and rewarding mock interview day supported by the team


Last week was a busy week at HAM! Ombudsman, Nicola Williams delivered a talk to our 6th Form Students 1/3


Well done to the Harris Merton Trampolining Team. Overall results for the Harris Federation Trampoloning Competition: 3rd place in Novice and 3rd place in Intermediate categories


Our Year 7 girls played a federation league game at home against Harris Academy Peckham last week. The girls played a fantastic game winning 7-0 with Tianna Reader scoring all 7 goals. Well played girls!


The Harris Merton Choir visited the Eltandia Hall care home for the elderly last week to sing a selection of Christmas songs and bring festive cheer. Wishing you all a Merry Christmas!


Harris Academy Merton Sixth Form students had the pleasure of delivering the school’s donations to the food bank at the New Horizon Centre Pollards Hill today. What a great way to reflect on the importance of community and generosity at this time of year.


Harris Merton hosted the Yr 8/9 girls borough basketball tournament yesterday playing against Wimbledon High School and Richards High School. We managed to win all our games to come first!! Player of the match was Kiyah Robertson (No 14)


Our award winners being presented with awards for their outstanding achievements or contribution to the Academy. Well done to all!


Harris Merton hosted a Year 7 girls football tournament in partnership with this week. Many local Harris Academies attended and HAM's A team placed second! Well done to all involved


Amazing performance from Harris in Harmony! An exceptionally talented group of students performing at the Harris Federation Annual Conference


Harris Academy Merton ranking highly among all schools in the Harris Federation and in the top 10% of schools nationally


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We are excited to announce that the Emergency Conference has begun at - watch this space!


Open evening was a blast! If you missed out please email to book a place at our open morning which takes place on the 25/09

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Health & Social Care

Year 10 & 11

Link: Year 10- In Year Progression Plan

Link: Year 11- In Year Progression Plan



Theory – One examination unit: (1 hour)

Unit R021 – Essential values of care for use with individuals in care settings (30GLH)  

Controlled Assessment - Three coursework units:

Unit R022 – Communicating and working with individuals in health, social care and early years settings (30GLH) 

Unit R023 – Understanding body systems and disorders (30GLH) 

Unit R031 – Using basic first aid procedures (30GLH) 

Students will be assessed in class through Q & A, reading their coursework and giving instant verbal feedback. Written feedback will be given on the coursework tasks electronically from which students can work from and improve their work. Formal assessment will be through the coursework tasks within each coursework unit and examination questions and mock exams within the examination unit.


Exam Specification

Cambridge Nationals Level 1/2 Health and Social Care

Useful Links

Student shared area /PE and Sports (first aid)

Cambridge National Level 1/2 Health and Social Care (textbook)


Years 12 & 13

Link: Year 12- In Year Progression Plan (EXT CERT)

Link: Year 12- In Year Progression Plan (DIPLOMA)

Link: Year 13- In Year Progression Plan (EXT CERT)

Link: Year 13- In Year Progression Plan (DIPLOMA)


Students will be assessed within examination units by their homework, exam question practice and mock exam results.

Students will be assessed when studying coursework by instant verbal feedback within lessons and electronically written feedback on their assignments for the students to be able to improve their work. All coursework assignments are graded against the assignment criteria as set out by the exam board.

Year 12 Extended Certificate

  1. Building positive relationships in health and social care (coursework
  2. Equality, diversity and rights in health and social care (Exam)
  3. Health, safety and security in health and social care (Exam)

Year 12 Diploma

  1. Infection control (Coursework)
  2. Personalisation and a person-centred approach to care (Exam)
  1. Supporting people with learning disabilities (Coursework)

Year 13 Diploma

  1. Anatomy and physiology for health and social care (Exam)
  1. The impact of long-term physiological conditions (Coursework)
  1. Nutrition for health (Coursework)

Year 13 Extended Certificate

  1. Safeguarding (Exam)
  2. Creativity and activity for children and young people (Coursework)
  1. Promoting health and wellbeing (Coursework)


Exam Specification

OCR Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Health & Social Care - Unit 2

OCR Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Health & Social Care - Unit 3

OCR Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Health & Social Care - Unit 4

OCR Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Health & Social Care - Unit 7


Useful Links

Cambridge Technicals Health and Social Care Level 3 Text book