Some great examples of Year 10 French 150 and 90 word task practice. Excellent travail! Keep it up!


Year 7 students focussed and engaged during workshops


Year 7 Drama students create a series of Freeze Frames to re-tell the story of the opening of The Merchant of Venice.


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Aged 14 – 19 and live in Southwark? Passionate about the issues that matter to you? Stand as a Youth Parliament candidate for your school, youth club or local area. Find out more and apply before 25 June


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Aged 14 – 19 and live in Southwark? Passionate about the issues that matter to you? Stand as a Youth Parliament candidate for your school, youth club or local area. Find out more and apply before 25 June


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Calls have also been made for Jimi to be commemorated in Postman's Park near St Paul's Cathedral


Year 10 Mock examinations are taking place over the next fortnight. Please see our website for further details:


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Have your say and keep up to date with the latest project news for our Peckham Square project


Thank you to Andre O Ferguson and the team from "Story of Man" for visiting us, to run a workshop on perseverance and successful perceptions of masculinity


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This Tuesday June 8th 2021 will be the next story of man camp at Harris Academy Peckham. Check out this dope speaker line up. 🔥


Looking forward to our next Think Forward Thursday Careers Spotlight Session tomorrow with following on from our last session with Sachini Imbuldeniya :


Year 10 German students are extending their answers to general questions in a half-term revision session.


Thank you Spheron Architects for speaking to our students about design plans for Peckham Square alongside career opportunities in architecture


Year 8 girls working with coaches as part of a Netball intervention in PE this term


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What a great idea to get older DofE participants and Award holders to share their !


Our Year 11 students sharing their top tips and favourite memories of their Duke of Edinburgh expedition with Year 9's who are excited to head out on their practice hike next month!


Students enjoy a good debate!


Congratulations! What a wonderful achievement 🖌


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Haven’t been back here since year 11, looking forward to it 🙌🏾


We’re excited that Cashief Nichols will be coming to Harris Academy Peckham on Tues 8th June for a ‘Story of Man’ event, organised by Andre Ferguson. He and other guests are talking to students about how you can overcome trials & tribulations in today’s society.

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Summer Reading Challenge

We have a very strong focus on reading at Harris Academy Peckham. Every student needs to bring a book to read every day. To prepare you for this, we have a reading challenge for you over the summer!

Book of hopesBook of Hopes

Read one story a day from The Book of Hopes - an extraordinary collection of short stories, poems, essays and pictures.

Click here to read the Book of Hopes.

You will be discussing in your tutor group the themes in the short stories listed below, so make sure you read at least these seven stories, as we will discuss them in September!

  • Hope - page 18
  • Bag for Life - page 30
  • Consider the Dung Beetle - page 92
  • Sunflower-  page 107
  • Hope is an Ancient Reptile - page 131
  • The Demon Goalkeeper - page 257
  • Me – page 291

HAP Summer Reading Challenge

Read one book from each category listed below. Write short reviews in your project book. What was the main issue and how was this solved?

  • Read a book recommended by a friend
  • Read a book that has been turned into a film
  • Read a book set in a different country
  • Read a book that makes you laugh           
  • Read a book from the Peckham 50 list - ten books for each year-group, recommended by your English teachers
  • Read a non-fiction book 

We’re also producing a series of recommended book lists on particular topics or themes. You might like to pick a book from these lists too.

Southwark Libraries

Southwark Libraries have a great e-library, accessed through BorrowBox, where you can download books and audiobooks for free. 

If you do not have a Southwark Library membership, you can join now for 90 days without a signed application form. Join Southwark Library Once you have your membership number, log in to BorrowBox.