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11/05/22

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11/05/22

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09/05/22

Year 1 have been learning how to do a running stitch ready for when they make their hand puppets “It’s easy really. You just need to remember to go up, down, up, down!” Danny Y1 https://t.co/6Fl4tvKSs2

09/05/22

Just posted a photo https://t.co/DvZ0Zejquw

06/05/22

Well done to our amazing KS2 Award winners this week! Super work and effort across reading, writing and maths. https://t.co/N2BDIoQoFr

06/05/22

Amazing to see such well groomed pupils for their class photos today. We look forward to seeing these proudly displayed on mantelpieces across Orpington! https://t.co/wuvYFjBuCH

04/05/22

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29/04/22

Well done to our KS2 Award Winners who collected their certificates today. We were extremely impressed with their acts of kindness, mathematical dexterity and creative writing. https://t.co/EWyKFYD1eT

27/04/22

Just posted a photo https://t.co/dBmb6CypoG

26/04/22

Congratulations to our KS2 award winners. They have all worked extremely hard in their reading, writing and maths lessons this week! https://t.co/nu10kMZDvZ

21/04/22

There are 10 additional spaces on the Year 1-3 football club, due to the popularity of the club! Book now via ParentPay to avoid disappointment! https://t.co/jOlvbzsuUm

14/04/22

Don’t forget- for the next 12 weeks of school Year 3 and 4 will be Swimming with HPAO. Year 3 will be starting on our first day back of the term (Tuesday), while Year 4 will be on Thursdays. Children will need - swimming costume - towel - swimming hat - goggles (optional) https://t.co/BJu45ltAG4

12/04/22

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12/04/22

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31/03/22

After school clubs for Summer 1 are now live on ParentPay on a first come, first served basis! https://t.co/CgxK2xkE7P

30/03/22

Yesterday we were lucky enough to have a visit from first team players and as they held an assembly with Q & A time for the children, giving out certificates and even free tickets to ever child in the school for this Saturday’s Semi-Final! https://t.co/PwFjWL2zI0

29/03/22

It was amazing to welcome the adults of the Gymnastics Club members in on Friday to see a display of their work! https://t.co/ioLfThHeWt

24/03/22

We had a new tree sprout up in the library area today! In the background you can also see the new bookshelves. We anticipate the new library area being open after the Easter break! https://t.co/7NAn2I52TF

24/03/22

Another week with lots of pupils recognised for their amazing effort & achievement in class: values, writing, maths & learning Heroes! https://t.co/o6oS416OQR

23/03/22

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Pupil Premium

Pupil Premium payments, which are used to enhance the quality of your child's education, are available to all eligible pupils. At Harris Primary Academy Orpington, Pupil Premium is used to provide your child with:

  • Additional support with their learning including Speech and Language support, Counselling, Booster Classes and behaviour and learning support
  • Target support with reading
  • Discount towards the cost of school trips, visits and events
  • Discount for all clubs and sports

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All pupils in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 are now entitled to receive free school meals however, your child may be missing out on this additional support, targeted towards ensuring they make fantastic progress in their learning.  

Parents and carers who receive one or more of the qualifying benefits listed below should complete a Pupil Premium application in order for the child's school to benefit from this additional funding.

Who should apply?

Parents of children aged four or over attending a maintained school in Bromley who receive child benefit for the child/children and one or more of the following:

  • Equal Based JSA / ESA
  • Income Support (IS)
  • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance (IBJSA)
  • Income-related employment and support allowance (IRESA)
  • Child Tax Credit, provided they are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income, as assessed by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs, that does not exceed £16,190
  • Guaranteed Element of State Pension Credit
  • Where a parent is entitled to Working Tax Credit run-on (the payment someone receives for a further four weeks after they stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit)
  • Support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999.

How to apply

Please apply online here

Important note:  If your child was eligible for Free School Meals on 1 April 2018, then there is no need for you to apply again before they leave primary school - they will remain eligible until then.

Once you have completed the form and are registered for free school meals, please come to the office to ensure we are claiming and using this money to support YOUR child.

Find out more about how we use the Pupil Premium by clicking here.