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21/10/18

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19/10/18

Wishing all of our students, parents, carers, governors and staff an enjoyable and restful half term. We look forward to welcoming students back on Monday 5th November at 8:25am. Year 11 students don't forget your booster sessions! https://t.co/3pP6vMn2kp

19/10/18

Year 11 students intensely debate life topics https://t.co/IoOdt15IpZ

19/10/18

Retweetd From Josie Verghese

Just spent an hour talking about some of the tools you can use to navigate news with young people and encouraging critical thinking and inquisitiveness. Ask yourself: 'does it feel real?' https://t.co/POVt1GpY68

19/10/18

Retweetd From Josie Verghese

Thanks for having me - it was great to be back in your school to talk journalism and navigating news. And hear, hear to brilliant quote spotted proudly in your reception. I’m look forward to hearing some great and original story ideas from you talented YP soon! https://t.co/bRMpSZSe9Y

19/10/18

Students visited Christie’s, the world’s premier art auction house and had an art history lecture and were able to evaluate objects of high-value. https://t.co/lmrXboSyYZ

19/10/18

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Graduate Teaching Assistant required .Apply now https://t.co/CXZ0c2nqic https://t.co/p6Sj7W6dSB

19/10/18

Year 8 King’s Scholars visit to King’s College London. Students had to design and present their ideal university. https://t.co/10fdnyc9vR

19/10/18

Even during their lunch breaks students are studying in the library. https://t.co/W3xDjwUC32

19/10/18

Year 7 students recommended books to buy for the library and were happy to find that all were already in stock! https://t.co/s1eidEwHQC

18/10/18

Well done to our Drama students of the month https://t.co/gR8vPcPRlV

18/10/18

Year 6 primary workshops with students has culminated in a wonderful performance. https://t.co/HVpqIwlZ8m

18/10/18

Year 6 students enjoyed being forensic scientists for the day at HAP. They used different scientific and enquiry skills to solve a murder case. https://t.co/ZZQYPA24HQ

18/10/18

Thank you to for their performance on online safety to our Year 7 students. https://t.co/dcTipmHgtf

18/10/18

Well done to our Year 11 Music Students who went out into the community today to perform in celebration of 🎶 https://t.co/mPIf4A7rgg

18/10/18

Congratulations to Year 11 student Macdonald who has recently been signed by Leyton Orient Football Club https://t.co/tMmbePohqV

17/10/18

Year 11 students at the London Community Boxing Club training to be the next Anthony Joshua! https://t.co/SH36xOW0z4

17/10/18

Our Year 11 students love to study! https://t.co/oV3XdYVRUw

17/10/18

Examples of Year 7 artist study page - Ali Golzad https://t.co/jLLsGAVGEq

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Curriculum Overview

Harris Academy Peckham offers a wide range of high quality academic and vocational courses. The curriculum for each Key Stage is outlined below whilst details of the subjects and examination courses currently on offer at the Academy can be obtained by contacting the Academy.

Personal, Social, Health Education (PSHE) is delivered through a combination of discrete lessons, through the daily tutor programme and a range of "drop down days" that run during the course of the academic year.

 

Year 7 Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Curriculum

The Key Stage 3 curriculum is followed by students in Years 7 and 8

Year 7 students are placed in mixed ability tutor groups. To ensure appropriate stretch and challenge, students are placed in a ‘set’ for core subjects (English, Maths and Science).  Other subjects are taught in mixed ability groups.

Students will engage with IT through all subjects areas; using the internet for research, for extended writing, presentations and in the production of tables and graphs.

A year 7 student timetable will be made up of the following subjects;

  • 5 Maths lessons
  • 5 English lessons
  • 5 Science lessons
  • 2 Physical Education lessons
  • 2 Geography lessons
  • 2 History lessons
  • 3 Languages lessons (in either French, Spanish or German)
  • 2 Art and Design lessons
  • 2 Music Technology or Food Technology lesson
  • 1 Drama lesson
  • 1 religious Studies / PSHE lesson

Additionally, students will engage with a 30 minute tutorial each day where they will be engaged with a range of Personal, Social and Health education (PSHE) including learning about British Values and looking at career opportunities.

Each Day Students have the opportunity to engage in a wide range of enrichment activities that are organised and run by Harris Academy Peckham teaching and support staff.  These activities take place between 14.50 – 15.50 each school day.

Year 8 Curriculum

Key Stage 3 Curriculum

The Key Stage 3 curriculum is followed by students in Years 7 and 8

Year 8 students continue in mixed ability tutor groups. To ensure appropriate stretch and challenge, students are placed in a ‘set’ for core subjects (English, Maths and Science).  Other subjects are taught in mixed ability groups.

Students will engage with IT through all subjects areas; using the internet for research, for extended writing, presentations and in the production of tables and graphs.

A year 8 student timetable will be made up of the following subjects;

  • 5 Maths lessons
  • 5 English lessons
  • 5 Science lessons
  • 2 Physical Education lessons
  • 2 Geography lessons
  • 2 History lessons
  • 3 Languages lessons (in either French, Spanish or German)
  • 2 Art and Design lessons
  • 2 Music Technology or Food Technology lesson
  • 1 Drama lesson
  • 1 religious Studies / PSHE lesson

Additionally, students will engage with a 30 minute tutorial each day where they will be engaged with a range of Personal, Social and Health education (PSHE) including learning about British Values and looking at career opportunities.

Each Day Students have the opportunity to engage in a wide range of enrichment activities that are organised and run by Harris Academy Peckham teaching and support staff.  These activities take place between 14.50 – 15.50 each school day.

Year 9 Curriculum

Key Stage 4 Curriculum

The Key Stage 4 curriculum is followed by Years 9, 10 and 11.

Year 9 students continue in mixed ability tutor groups.

In addition to compulsory core subjects, Harris Academy Peckham offers a wide range of specialist courses for students to study at GCSE or the equivalent vocational level.

A range of information days and evenings are provided to students and their parents before option choices are made during the spring term in Year 8.

For a course to run, it must have a viable number of students who have opted to study.  We ask students to select an additional reserve subject just in case we are unable to run the selected subjects.

Students will engage with IT through all subjects areas; using the internet for research, for extended writing, presentations and in the production of tables and graphs.

A year 9 student timetable will be made up of the following subjects;

Compulsory core subjects

6 Maths lessons

5 English lessons

6 Science lessons

2 Physical Education lessons

Options

Option A 4 lessons

Option B 4 lessons

Option C 4 lessons

Additionally, students will engage with a 30 minute tutorial each day where they will be engaged with a range of Personal, Social and Health education (PSHE) including learning about British Values and looking at career opportunities.

Year 10 Curriculum

Key Stage 4 Curriculum

The Key Stage 4 curriculum is followed by Years 9, 10 and 11.

Year 10 students continue in mixed ability tutor groups.

In addition to compulsory core subjects, Harris Academy Peckham offers a wide range of specialist courses for students to study at GCSE or the equivalent vocational level.

A year 10 student timetable will be made up of the following subjects;

Compulsory core subjects

5 Maths lessons

6 English lessons

6 Science lessons

2 Physical Education lessons

Options

Option A 4 lessons

Option B 4 lessons

Option C 4 lessons

Additionally, students will engage with a 30 minute tutorial each day where they will be engaged with a range of Personal, Social and Health education (PSHE) including learning about British Values and looking at career opportunities.

Year 11 Curriculum

Key Stage 4 Curriculum

The Key Stage 4 curriculum is followed by Years 9, 10 and 11.

Year 11 students continue in mixed ability tutor groups.

In addition to compulsory core subjects, Harris Academy Peckham offers a wide range of specialist courses for students to study at GCSE or the equivalent vocational level.

A year 11 student timetable will be made up of the following subjects;

Compulsory core subjects

5 Maths lessons

6 English lessons

6 Science lessons

2 Physical Education lessons

Options

Option A 4 lessons

Option B 4 lessons

Option C 4 lessons 

Additionally, students will engage with a 30 minute tutorial each day where they will be engaged with a range of Personal, Social and Health education (PSHE) including learning about British Values and looking at career opportunities.