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23/07/21

From September we will be offering Breakfast & Afterschool clubs as we team up with ! Take a look at the information on the images for your child to take part https://t.co/vnzqBUX6Hb

22/07/21

Today Year 1 have invented ‘Tennis-ball’ and ‘Foot-boules’, whilst Year 4 made the creatively-named ‘cones, cones, cones’ and ‘10 foot bag’ with some incredible rules. Great to see the sharing of rules and games with each other! https://t.co/zGByNevs5r

21/07/21

Year 6 leavers party in full swing out in the sun! Teachers using all of their experience to pass on the dance moves to the best party songs in history 🕺🏾💃🏻 ☀️🔊 https://t.co/l5XgP80lgj

21/07/21

Year 2 have been using their leadership skills this morning. When given a box of equipment they have set up a mini football pitch, a tennis court, a ‘superstar-chicken arena’, “piggy in the middle tennis edition” and taken ownership of it all. Fantastic peer-teaching throughout! https://t.co/sFh5Pzg6f1

20/07/21

Huge thanks to the PTA for paying for ice creams for every child. Due to the weather forecast, Year 6 plans for today changed from a Park Visit to a School Cinema and an Ice Cream treat! https://t.co/cGwEZM7omN

20/07/21

Year 1 have spent time outside this morning recreating the story ‘We are going on a Lion Hunt’ using musical instruments 🦁 🥁🪘 https://t.co/qGXhWDtRdQ

16/07/21

Congratulations to Queen’s! We look forward to next year, when we will be able to have a real festival of sports and finally welcome all of the parents/guardians to enjoy the day with us!

16/07/21

The final count-up has been done, and the trophy has been handed… to Queen’s! The final scores were- 291- Queen’s 289- St Andrews 282- Oxbridge 269- Cardiff Well done to everyone that took part over the last 2 days, some amazing effort and learning opportunities through out! https://t.co/xYkxU9dVPE

16/07/21

Year 6 finished the day off to add the final points to the board…. Results are being counted and will shortly be announced! https://t.co/LNsKnNfaW5

16/07/21

Before lunch, year 5 had their turn to try and change the leaderboard! https://t.co/HLaUf1BLCF

16/07/21

Year 4 then took their chance to add some points to the leaderboard, with some pretty close finishes in the running! https://t.co/41PXZk2s0r

16/07/21

Next up was Cowell class, which produced maybe the best photo of the entire Sports Day! It doesn’t matter which team you are on, we always help out a friend! https://t.co/9lAUgKPpu9

16/07/21

And they thoroughly enjoyed the obstacle race! https://t.co/jPActH4cOC

16/07/21

Inkpen class were first up for Sports Day today! https://t.co/AaIOtoTqJM

15/07/21

The scores at the halfway point of the Sports Days: 1st- Queen’s 2nd- St Andrews 3rd- Oxbridge 4th- Cardiff There are 17 points between 1st and 4th, so it is all still to play for!

15/07/21

The day finishes with Year 3 adding some much-needed points to the tally of their teams! https://t.co/iQj5QWdMs4

15/07/21

Year 2 having some fun with the obstacle race! https://t.co/akMheSVXBF

15/07/21

Before a break for lunch, year 2 put in an incredible effort for their events! https://t.co/3s8ydGMFxc

15/07/21

Year 1 are up now! Some amazing teamwork going on today! https://t.co/K45xWRT7wo

15/07/21

What a great start to sports day with EYFS! Looks like red is in the lead! https://t.co/xRL0MsQHze

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Our Uniform

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All of our pupils are expected to wear full academy uniform correctly at all times of the day and on the way to and from the academy. Our uniform is very smart, practical and reflects the aspirations of our academy ethos.

Our pupils helped contribute to the design of our logo when the academy was preparing to become Harris Primary Academy Orpington, ready for September 2016. All items of clothing must have a name tag, preferably embroidered, sewn in or named using an indelible pen.

Our Uniform

Our uniform providers are Caseys Schoolwear. Items to be purchased through Caseys Schoolwear (Click here to order your uniform online from Caseys Schoolwear) are as follows:.

  • A Harris Primary Academy Orpington grey jumper or cardigan
  • A Harris Primary Academy Orpington tie. 
  • A Harris Primary Academy Orpington book bag

Items which may be purchased through Caseys Schoolwear or other retailers:

  • Grey trousers, skirt or pinafore
  • White collared school shirt (not a polo shirt)
  • In the summer term only, a red checked school summer dress can be worn 
  • Dark grey, black or white tights or socks
  • Black school shoes (not boots or any footwear that comes above the ankle - Wellingtons or other boots may be worn on the way to or from school in inclement weather)

Our PE Kit

Items to be purchased through Caseys Schoolwear (Click here for a link to Caseys Schoolwear site) as follows:

  • A Harris Primary Academy Orpington PE t-shirt
  • A Harris Primary Academy Orpington P.E. bag with logo                                               
  • Items which may be purchased through Caseys Schoolwear or other retailers:
  • Black shorts / tracksuit
  • Suitable PE footwear (trainers or plimsolls)

Please Note

  • Jewellery is not acceptable in school. This includes earrings – we have a policy that stud earrings only are allowed.  Children are allowed to wear a watch of appropriate size.
  • Hijab, hair ties or bands should be black or in the school’s colours.  Please note, bows should be of a reasonable size.
  • Hair styles need to be appropriate for school. We do not accept patterns shaved into hair or Mohican style haircuts.
  • Children should not wear artificial nails or nail varnish.  

Our School Uniform Policy

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