80 of our students from HGA with the most positive Harris Points were rewarded with a trip to today! Here we see Mr Carr taking on a student at air hockey...


Plant life !


Year 7 students finding out about local history and STEM in the community at


Year 8 students discovering local art and artists


Year 9 students with plant babies at RHS Wisley


Final Character Day of the year! Year 7 students enjoying the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich


Our Student Eco-Council is looking forward to taking part in the Bexley Eco Festival 2022! Read about our Eco-Council at


Araceli and Halya, Year 4, are the winners of our KS2 poster competition, inspired by the ' aim of inspiring young people to be active. With over a 100 entries, our sports leaders had a tough judging process! Read more


After their recent title win, our primary basketball team set their eyes on challenging a teacher team to put their skills to the test. After two competitive and well-spectated matches, Team Children came out on top with 12-6 and 11-9 wins!


Congratulations to our students who took part in the UKMT Challenge 2022. We had three Silver and six Bronze certificates (Intermediate) and one Gold, three Silver and 26 Bronze certificates (junior). Fantastic work! Read more


Our Outstanding Food Award goes to Jay, Year 10, for his creativity and skills in his Food Tech GCSE. Here are two of his restaurant-standard dishes: chicken katsu curry and cheesecake duo (matcha strawberry and vanilla mango). Yum!


So proud of the effort our Year 11 are putting in at present. Attendance at our intervention sessions has been outstanding and we are sure this hard work will pay off in their exams. Great work, Year 11!


Congratulations to Aleksandra, who has finished her EPQ (Extended Project Qualification), culminating in a fantastic presentation delivered in front of her EPQ supervisor, Mr McCann, her EPQ peers and the Sixth Form Team. Great work! Read more


Congratulations to sixth former Lydia for winning the Jack Petchey Outstanding Achiever Award. Lydia was nominated for her all-round commitment to her education and laser-sharp focus on her dream of becoming a doctor. Amazing work, Lydia! Read more at


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Our have had the most fabulous start to their transition day at Primary. Thank you so much to the team and speakers here!


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

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About our Sixth Form

Welcome to the Harris Garrard Sixth Form. Our vision is to provide our sixth form students with the qualifications, bespoke support and wider learning opportunities that will put them on the best and most appropriate path.

We want our students to lead happy, fulfilling, and successful lives. Our sixth form is at the heart of our school and the embodiment of our belief that 'Learning Changes Lives'.

In our growing sixth form, our Learning Changes Lives mantra is underpinned by the challenge to all students to:


  • To be the best version of yourself
  • To be exceptional role models to younger students
  • To be informed, self-aware and mindful


  • Through hard work, independence and drive
  • Through excellent teaching by subject specialists
  • Through bespoke support and excellent careers guidance


  • By being part of a sixth form that is integral to the school
  • By having an active role in the academy
  • By having access to a range of wider learning opportunities

Read all the latest news about life in our sixth form. 

View our official school data for our 16-19 provision.

Why choose Harris Garrard Sixth Form

  • A dedicated sixth form team fully focused on the academic and pastoral support of our students.
  • Small classes taught by subject specialists who are superbly supported by the Harris Federation.
  • Access to the Harris Experience Plus, offering one-to-one personal statement support and wider learning opportunities for those wishing to apply to Russell Group Universities.
  • A newly refurbished common room.
  • A dedicated computer suite for sixth form students.
  • A dedicated sixth form garden area.
  • Two dedicated silent study areas for sixth form students.
  • A newly stocked, sixth form reference library.
  • A two-week work experience placement.
  • Access to the Duke of Edinburgh Award and Extended Project Qualification (EPQ).
  • Annual international trip.

To find out more, contact Assistant Principal and Head of Sixth Form, Mr. J Case (

Picture: Head Student Daniella, with Vice Head Students Alfie and Esther.