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22/10/21

October School - A happy end to a hard and enjoyable week of maths and reading. Well done to all the students. 👏 https://t.co/RTvp8WpuJd

21/10/21

October School; today students are enjoying logic games, in maths - Tyrone beat his teacher Mr Sawh 7 - 0!!! https://t.co/GEGT1r8js9

20/10/21

October School Year 6 tackled more reading challenges today! https://t.co/Gbp9lyclY1

19/10/21

October School pupils are exploring synonyms📚 https://t.co/EZ8lRvRXMk

19/10/21

October School is off to a good start! Children are reading, looking closely at poetry and discussing the use of imagery... https://t.co/aqH9lrblgo

13/10/21

HPAO PTA - we are holding our Autumn Fair this Friday at the Academy and look forward to seeing you🙂 https://t.co/mdbTYFwg7W

08/10/21

Mini Autumn Fair coming up soon! https://t.co/KukoCTQ3CB

07/10/21

PTA School Disco coming soon! Take a look below for the details! https://t.co/oSuGfnpFqY

01/10/21

HPAO Sports Clubs are now all live on ParentPay for bookings. Places are being booked quickly so book now to avoid disappointed! Tennis is the latest addition and starts on Monday! All clubs are 3:30-4:30PM https://t.co/hNY8U0bBuz

29/09/21

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Coffee Morning 30th September 2021! We look forward to seeing you 🙂 https://t.co/bJevBJIPZy

28/09/21

Football club is back! First week- indoor 4v4s with a Futsal ball! These children have really been working on their dribbling over the summer! https://t.co/DtAZO7Eb2y

25/09/21

Coffee Morning 30th September 2021! We look forward to seeing you 🙂 https://t.co/bJevBJIPZy

24/09/21

Been in almost stand-still traffic for a couple of hours now 😨 https://t.co/FnDZhLwTTD

24/09/21

Goodbye Nethercott House! We’ve had so much fun! And goodbye to Sam the farm cat! 😻 https://t.co/dJ5jPMySk6

23/09/21

Making plaited loaves! 🥖 https://t.co/A7Vri7PcbQ

23/09/21

Chopping vegetables for tonight’s soup! 🥕🥔 https://t.co/xzixiWQU3i

23/09/21

Paddling in the river 💦and grooming the horses🐴 https://t.co/LMLysV1TOp

23/09/21

Enjoying some well-deserved lunch! Lamb curry followed by cookies 🍪 https://t.co/7vEPTxsNL2

23/09/21

Beautifully adorned in flowers from the garden! https://t.co/OSfo7Az12L

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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.