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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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Well done to Nathaniel Massiah on nine Grade 9s and Gordon Armah eight Grade 8’s and two Grade 9’s


Massive congratulations to Justine Smith on five Grade 9’s, four Grade 8’s Rassala Smith on one Grade 9, five Grade 8’s and three Grade 7’s.


Well done to all our students on their amazing results! Everyone is busy getting enrolled in


Well done to Nathaniel Massiah on nine Grade 9s and Gordon Armah eight Grade 8’s and two Grade 9’s


Our Year 7 & 9's enjoying their end of year rewards trip to Brighton. Well done to all on your successes this year!

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Posted on March 1st 2020

Literacy Week 2019-2020 - (02/03/2020 - 06/03/2020)

Get involved and join in the excitement with Literacy Week at Harris Academy Merton!

There are a number of activities running throughout the week so please check below or ask your Tutor/English teacher to see how you can be a part of this fantastic week. 

Activity Details Who When Where
Get caught Reading Simply just read your book, be awarded slips and be in with a chance of winning a voucher! All

Monday - All

Tuesday - Green

Wednesday - Red

Thursday - Blue

Friday - Yellow

Room 221
Creative Writing Competition Time to get creative and write a story (500 words) about the power of words to be in with a chance of winning a voucher! KS3 Entries to be submitted by 09/03/20 Room 221
Essay Writing Competition Craft an essay in reponse to a specific prompt (further details attached below) and be in with a chance of winning a voucher! KS4 and KS5 Entries to be submitted by 09/03/20 Room 221
Word Games A selection of word games waiting to be played! All

Monday - Scrabble

Tuesday - Countdown

Wednesday - Boggle

Thursday - Taboo

Friday - Hangman

Monday - 230

Tuesday - 223

Wednesday - 224

Thursday - 226

Friday - 225

Scavenger Hunt Be quick but accurate to win a sweet treat! KS3 Wednesday 4th March - Lunchtime  
Film Screening Sit back and enjoy The Globe's 2009 production of Romeo and Juliet! Yr 11 Wednesday 4th March - 2:50pm Main Hall
DEAR Day When you hear the bell just drop everything and read! All Thursday 5th March - P2, P4, P6  
World Book Day Book Swap A time for discovery! Get immersed in a whole new adventure and see where it takes you! All Thursday 5th March - breaktime Room 221
KS5 Reading Club Time for discussion! Discuss and recommend books. KS5    
Spoken Word Challenge Compete against peers and represent your faculty by performing your spoken word poetry! KS3

Friday 6th March

Year 7 - P1

Year 8 - P3

Year 9 - P2

Main Hall
Jack Petchey Assembly Finals   Yr 10 P6 Main Hall

Further details can be found here.

Join in the journey with us! We look forward to seeing/hearing from you all.