Children can pick up a free healthy packed lunch from libraries and leisure centres during the May half-term, excluding the bank holidays. There's no need to register beforehand, just come along. Locations and serving times at


This week our primary team competed in the 3v3 Bexley borough finals with the winners representing Bexley at . The team performed excellently to win the event with scores of 8-0, 16-0 and 8-0 in the final.


We're pleased to support 2022 at Harris Garrard Academy!


Students celebrate their success in the Scholars Programme, with a graduation ceremony at SOAS University of London. They studied peace, conflict & gender with a PhD scholar and wrote 1500-word essays. We are very proud of our scholars!


Harris Garrard's Tag rugby team participated in their second mini-league event. They performed excellently winning 7-3 and 5-1, and we look forward to the final event in a few weeks time


Harris Garrard's girls rugby team competed in Kent schools' tournament recently. They were fantastic, making it all the way to the final. It was great to see over 100 primary school girls engaging in tag . Well done team!


Year 7 pick up litter in for 's campaign. Thank you to , who loaned us litter-picking equipment and removed the rubbish we collected. V proud of our students!


"Something wicked this way comes..." Today, our Year 11s were treated to a trip to The Globe to see a performance of their GCSE English Literature text, Shakespeare's Macbeth!


Our Year 1 & 2s really enjoyed taking part in the football festival. The teams had great fun, scoring lots of goals and using teamwork. Thank you to for organising and we look forward to their next event!


Today, Year 8 supported by the humanities department, enjoyed a day on the Thames, taking in London’s most famous landmarks. Staff and students enjoyed playing guess the landmark and waving to tourists.


Year 9 A-Side are enjoying the sunshine and learning about plants at RHS Wisley for their 4th Character Day of the year!


Our Easter Holiday 'Listening Ear' drop-in sessions are for all HGA parents and students (primary, secondary and Sixth Form). Come along on Weds 6th April (9am-1pm) and Weds 13th April (9am-1pm) if you fancy a chat with our staff or need some support. We'd love to see you.


Last Friday, we were visited by a very special member of the community, Abena Oppong-Asare, our local MP and Shadow Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury. "She shared her journey into politics with us and was truly an inspiration," said Head Student, Daniella.


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"It was great to meet the students from years 5 and 6 at Primary School who participated in the Spanish Workshop “Los detectives culturales” ¡Enhorabuena chic por el gran trabajo!


Year 12 students making the most of the sun, and their dedicated outside area, during their mindfulness hour last Friday.


Harris Garrard had their first tag rugby mini-tournament this week. They put their learning from our PE lessons to good use winning both games, 5-2 and 4-2. Everyone had great fun and we look forward to the next one!


Last week our boys played a cup fixture against Fairford Academy. After a great match in wet conditions, we came out on top winning 5-2. Harris Garrard now progresses to play Danson Primary in the semi-finals.


AC Slater from the Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge came to HGA last week to support KS4 students in writing passionate speeches!


We welcomed author for and he delivered some fantastic workshops for budding KS3 writers


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A great effort from all involved

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Assembly Presentations 2020-21

Download or view our assembly presentations for 2020-21, as a record of some of the issues we will raise for discussion during assemblies this year. This year we also filmed some of our assemblies. See below for links to the films and also PDFs of the presentations.

See our assembly presentations from the current year and also 2019-202018-19 and 2017-18.

Video assemblies

Some of our assemblies were filmed so that students could watch them while the school was closed.

Page Downloads

Title Date  
Anti Bullying Week 23rd Nov 2020 Download
Attendance Year 10 14th Jun 2021 Download
Behaviour Policy 24th May 2021 Download
Expectations and Standards 14th Jun 2021 Download
Hub Captain Hustings 05th Oct 2020 Download
Individual Liberty 30th Apr 2021 Download
International Women's Day 08th Mar 2021 Download
Knowledge 26th Feb 2021 Download
Knowledge - Year 7 version 26th Feb 2021 Download
Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 10th May 2021 Download
National Lockdown Assembly 05th Nov 2020 Download
Postive Mindset 14th Jun 2021 Download
Power of Positivity 10th Jun 2021 Download
Remembrance 11th Nov 2020 Download
Rewards Assembly - Active Science 14th Jun 2021 Download
Rewards Assembly - Creative Voice 14th Jun 2021 Download
Rewards Assembly - Enterprise 14th Jun 2021 Download
Rewards Assembly - World Studies 14th Jun 2021 Download
Safeguarding - What Is It? 21st Sep 2020 Download
Sixth Form Expectations 07th Jun 2021 Download
World Book Day 05th Mar 2021 Download
Year 10 Mock Exams 14th Jun 2021 Download