Very impressive win vs Chestnut Grove 39-16 in the first game of JNR NBA season. Outstanding Performance by Donnell, Ethan and Shaun K and other Y8 boys.


Year 9 student leadership candidates deliver their speeches in assembly this morning. Excellent oracy and charisma from the candidates in true HABS style. Voting concludes on Friday when the successful leaders will be announced.


On Friday 17th November, our local MP, Ms Marsha De Cordova visited HABS, met with the student council and presented the Academy with literature celebrating Black History Month.


BigBrotherBigSister programme- year 12s meet there y9 mentees for the first time!


Y11s finished mock season by revising Geography with Head of Academy, Mr Comerford, ahead of their final exam. Congratulations to all of Y11 for their hard work during this first set of exams, setting themselves up for success in their GCSE year!


Here at HABS we love a good ol' Sip & Paint! Here are few picks from our latest arts celebration during Black History Month Thursday


All Y13 science students attended a series of masterclasses at HA Crystal Palace. Students appreciated the opportunity to further refine their exam skills to help them achieve the top grades. Just one of the many additional opportunities in offer to 6th Formers at HABS.


HAB students celebrated Black History Month in October. Students were educated, celebrated and empowered through author visits, poetry workshops, career insight assemblies and craft opportunities. Thank you to ,  , and


21 Y10 students undertook their Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition in the Coney Hall Recreation Ground area of West Wickham and impressed with their skills and general camaraderie!


Well done to the HABS girls' basketball team who after winning the league, made it to the final fours against the best teams in London and won their semi games with outstanding performance!


Y12 students visited Octopus Energy and engaged with group tasks to learn more about specific job roles within the energy and STEM careers sector. The students then toured the offices and met staff within the different teams, followed by a Q&A session.


Yesterday some of our students got the chance to create their own superheroes during the visit of Abiola Bello-a passionate and talented author. She spoke about her career and the process of getting a book published. The students also participated in a superhero battle at the end


A great day yesterday for Y7 students who competed in the HF basketball tournament 14 schools involved. The girls finished second winning 5/6 games and the boys finished joint second winning 4/6 games


Simon James Green was with us today for an assembly and comedy writing workshops with Y9 students. Simon’s books are a great mix of comedy and real-life issues many focused on LGBTQI+ characters and promote anti-discrimination and acceptance of all people.


Yesterday, Y10 students went to Imperial Uni for a STEM day. They attended talks on pursuing A level science or university as well as the different careers available to STEM graduates. Students also had a tour by a former student who now studies at Imperial Uni!


Yesterday some of our students visited the Black Cultural Archives in Windrush Square, Brixton. They enjoyed participating in a session on the 1981 Uprising and analysed the impact it had on the black community and their relationship with the police.


Our Y11 student George Lee-Christian has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Music First Young Creative Musician Festival on 27th June. Well Done, George!


Year 8 Careers and public speaking workshops with Anthony and Mike from Man Group."Is there a woMan group?" - a year 8 🤣The Man Group is named after its founder James Man when it was established in 1783.


Today we celebrate our Secondary Director, Rebecca Hickey! Congratulations on your 🎉👏🏽👏🏼🎉


Today we celebrate our Secondary Director, Rebecca Hickey! Congratulations on your 🎉👏🏽👏🏼🎉

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Starting at HABS Sixth Form

Information for students who have been offered a place at Harris Academy Battersea Sixth Form.

In these uncertain and challenging times, you are likely to be concerned about your Sixth Form options and your future choices. I would like to take this opportunity to reassure you that your place at Harris Academy Battersea Sixth Form is confirmed based on the predicted grades you have submitted to us. We are determined that students are not disadvantaged by the COVID-19 pandemic and are committed to ensuring that you have a smooth transition to Sixth Form.

James Farrell, Head of Sixth Form

Download our 'Getting Ready for Sixth Form' guides

We believe that, although your exams have been cancelled this year, you should still have the opportunity to explore your interests and find time to study. To help you get ready for Sixth Form, our teachers have worked diligently to ensure that you have the best possible start in September.

With the link below you will find our ‘Getting ready for Sixth Form' guides with introductory lessons and resources for all courses that we offer. We hope that you enjoy exploring the wide range of subjects that we offer and get a taste of what being a student at Harris Battersea Sixth Form is like.

Click here to download the 'Getting Ready for Sixth Form' guides (password required).

The password will be emailed separately to offer holders.


We will be hosting several signing up days where all conditional offers will be finalised, and students will be formally enrolled into our Sixth Form. Strict social distancing rules will be adhered to. All external students who are offer holders will be emailed an appointment directly. For students who have not previously applied to us, you are welcome to sign up on the 24th or 25th August 2020.

Sign up days:

  • 12th August – Internal Harris Battersea Students and appointment only

  • 13th August – External students without appointments from 9am until 3:30pm