Vocabulary matters at Harris Academy Battersea! We are so excited about this new Bedrock competition open to all of our Year 7-9 students. All you need to do is complete 140 points by the 24th of October!


Our young people loved meeting you!


Vacancy for Reflection & Inclusion Officer: come and join our fantastic and dedicated support staff.


Congratulations to all of our students receiving results today. We are incredibly proud of your achievements and how hard you have worked!


If you’re interested in data, we’re interested in you! Vacancy for Data Manager at Harris Academy Battersea


Looking for your next role in a diverse and successful school? Apply for our Administrative Officer role:


Vocabulary matters at Harris Academy Battersea! We are so excited about this new Bedrock competition open to all of our Year 7-9 students. All you need to do is complete 120 points by the 18th of July!


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Thank you to the students of for joining us this morning for the workshop! 😃 Nurses from across England came to share their experiences of nursing and excite the next generation to consider the career


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Another amazing day delivering to the students at . Using 'maths by stealth' to create a large-scale event. For more information about the workshop, click here:


Thanks to for delivering such a brilliant and engaging day to our Year 8s!


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We're having an amazing day delivering the to Year 7 students at . A fun, full day workshop linking maths to real-life! For more info, click here:



Amgad Salih, a 19 year old student from Peckham who is studying at the University of Oxford, shared this picture that his friend organised. They recreated the typical Oxford Bullingdon picture but with black students, to show black representation and inspire more Peckham people.


Vacancy for a cover supervisor to join our support staff.


We’re looking for an ambitious SEND teacher to join our amazing team!


A fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful and forward-thinking English department!


Thank you to Paul Jones who went above and beyond to ensure students were supported with grade appeals!


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An incredible achievement by Gyalpo Dongo Aguirre who will be making America great again by studying Physics and Computer Science at Well done, Gyalpo!


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Fantastic results, Neha! Welcome to community and !

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Welcome to Harris Academy Battersea Virtual Open Day 2021

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Welcome from the Principal

Welcome to Harris Academy Battersea. Developing our young people both academically and personally is at the heart of everything we do. Our students should leave us not only having fulfilled their personal best academically, but also equipped with our core values of knowledge, integrity and resilience.

We know this page cannot replace the experience of visiting our academy in person, so please do come along to our open evening or one of our open mornings. You'll find details below.

We look forward to welcoming you to our "Outstanding" Academy.

Paula Leigh, Principal

Open Evening and Mornings 2021

We look forward to welcoming you to our Open Evening on Thursday 16th September, 5 - 7.30pm.

In addition we also have open mornings on the dates below:

  • Monday 13th September, 9 - 11am
  • Tuesday 14th September, 9 - 11am
  • Wednesday 15th September, 9 - 11am

For the open mornings, the format will be:

  • 9 - 9.30am - Welcome presentation by Miss Leigh, Principal or David Carr, Vice Principal
  • 9.30 - 10.30am – tour of the school
  • 10.30 - 11 – Optional meeting with Mrs Houghton, SENCO

Please come on time as no additional tours/meetings can be provided at other times due to teaching commitments. Thank you, and we look forward to welcoming you to our school.

We hope that this page will offer you a sense of life at Harris Academy Battersea and give you a chance to explore our Academy virtually.

Our core values of Knowledge, Integrity and Resilience underpin our vision and will form an integral part of students' daily school lives. Students should leave us not only having fulfilled their personal best in terms of academic results, but also equipped with these core values to enable them to thrive in all stages of their lives.

Equally, we wish for our school and young people to serve the community and be a school that the community is proud to have on its doorstep.

Explore our School

Take a look inside HABs with our school tour

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