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Welcome to Harris Academy Battersea

We are a brand new Academy on a journey to becoming outstanding. Our aim is to transform the education of our students and enable them to maximise their potential and talent. Our motto is ‘Head, Heart and Heroism’ because these are the qualities we develop in our students. In a rapidly changing world, curiosity, endeavour and the acquisition of high level skills and knowledge will stand the test of time.

As part of the Harris Federation, we are building on a proven track record and a history of success. To read more about the Principals of Harris Academy Battersea, click here.  Enjoy browsing our site and do contact us if you have any queries or would like to offer feedback.

Currently we have pupil places available in Year 7 to Year 10 and for the Sixth Form.  Please apply directly to the Academy if you wish for your son/daughter to take up this opportunity.

You can find an application form on our website (Parental Section) or contact the office staff at Harris Academy on:020 7622 0026/ and one will be posted out to you.

Return all application forms electronically to (Principal) or post back to: Dr. D. Moody
Harris Academy Battersea
401 Battersea Park Road
London  SW11 5AP


For New Year 6 parents applying for pupil places September 2015 I can confirm that:

a) The first 180 places will be awarded to those pupils who live closest to the Academy, straight line distance to the front gate.  Priority is given to any Statemented Special Educational Needs or Looked After Child pupil.
b) Pupils will not have to sit a second test to come to the Harris Academy Battersea the outcome of the Wandsworth test will only be used for any pupil applications that exceed the 180 pupil limit.
c) Filling in and completing a Supplementary form (Wandsworth Admission booklet) is not compulsory regarding your application to Harris Academy Battersea.

The information in the Wandsworth Admission booklet will be amended to reflect the details above.

If you would like a tour of Harris Academy Battersea don’t hesitate to contact or contact the Academy phone number on 020 7622 0026 to set up a time convenient for you.


Please click here to see our Admission Policy

Please click here for our in-year admissions application form

Dr C Tomlinson  - Executive Principal
Dr D Moody - Principal