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14/01/19

Great stuff TPA! Looks fab

14/01/19

Retweetd From Michael Farquhar

Always a pleasure to get the opportunity to engage directly with school pupils and staff, thank you - wish we had more time to do this sort of work! Let us know how you get on with the Sleep lesson plans! https://t.co/Pb6ouKHH2f

14/01/19

Retweetd From Place2Be

Sounds great - and very relevant for our theme for 2019 - 'Healthy: Inside and Out' https://t.co/D5EnhCvSnf

14/01/19

Staff & Students really enjoyed hearing from NHS researcher into sleep | how can we make our lives better by sleeping longer and better - don’t binge watch Netflix! https://t.co/NFujBzAkAz

14/01/19

Thank you to for his illuminating and challenging talk on sleep & why we need it. Better quality sleep & Longer sessions of sleep = 1. Better recall of facts 2. Better creative thinking 3. More stable mental and emotional health https://t.co/EQ8GLrOOB7

14/01/19

Is sleep the answer ? | we welcome Dr Michael Farquhar to speak with pupils and staff about how we all sleep deprived. | what are the solutions ? https://t.co/oYdqkQ7KAN

14/01/19

The way we do things here Scholars Citizens Ambassadors https://t.co/6nUdMdoUFo

11/01/19

Retweetd From Harris South Norwood

As blossom opens earlier this year we look at the qualities of WHAT WE DO HERE https://t.co/YLbudbeGcD

11/01/19

As blossom opens earlier this year we look at the qualities of WHAT WE DO HERE https://t.co/YLbudbeGcD

07/01/19

“We are role models for each other” | just one of the axioms on our new infographic posters around the academy. Scholars Citizens Ambassadors https://t.co/M9mVqIXgGy

21/12/18

Highlights of the year ? Year 8 girls netball team top of the league over Christmas Outstanding sportsmanship last week winning 11-5 against Orchard Park, and this week winning 9-3 against Coloma Great team effort. https://t.co/RzPwW1jsIK

21/12/18

Farewell to the 2018 academy year. Happy Christmas to all. All out now. Happy reading Year 11 https://t.co/jOci1USEgB

21/12/18

Harris Academy South Norwood students donated over £1,700 to help the homeless over Christmas today https://t.co/vq8bt3Kkko

21/12/18

Retweetd From HarrisSchoolDirect

"Athletics-wise I am aiming towards Tokyo 2020 ... I train before and after school regularly and am really lucky to have a supportive Head teacher who makes this all possible." Meet Jamie, an international athlete training to teach Chemistry https://t.co/YpQqdCd5Jx

21/12/18

Tinsel & Trainers Day to raise money for the homeless - https://t.co/DiAds7IvZb

21/12/18

Happy Christmas one and all. The start of the Winter Solstice and the final day of term. Tinsel and Trainers to raise funds to combat Homelessness at Christmas https://t.co/PomptANuNu

19/12/18

Proud that academy has been a voice in this successful bid for £1 million to transform the High Street for all our children https://t.co/ryEBZZFu2U

19/12/18

Retweetd From Nigel Flanagan

🎁 Today I visited Harris Academy school in south Norwood where I was greeted by some amazing little Elves who handed over 40 present to be donated to the local children hospital/hospices/& social service 🎁 https://t.co/6u5r05u0SB

17/12/18

Wham reprised https://t.co/tWbvrU73tM

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At Harris Academy South Norwood we understand that all young students need to prepare themselves for progression through learning and education into adulthood. In an Academy that specialises in Business & Enterprise we will prepare students for life after school along with progression routes Post 16 Further Education to 6th Form or College & Post 18 Higher Education to University, Apprenticeships or the world of work. There are many opportunities and experiences they will gain in the process into the world of work. Life skills, skills for life.

Harris Academy South Norwood is committed to providing a planned programme of activities, Careers Education, Information, Advice and Guidance (CEIAG) for all students’ years 7-18, regardless of students’ culture and ethnicity, background or ability. All students will benefit from the planned events and activities to help them make informed decisions in preparation for life, work and as responsible adults, making a valuable contribution to society and their communities.

These activities and events will be unbiased, impartial and based on the individual needs of each student. We will aim to provide a varied programme that meets individuals’ needs working in partnership with our Federation Careers Advisor, parents, carers and teachers. Harris Academy South Norwood will consult with students and involve them in the planning, implementation and monitoring of the programme.

Through the Curriculum at Harris Academy South Norwood the CEIAG & WRL programme is provided and delivered to specific year groups through a number of different methods: in Enterprise & Business to all years, through assemblies, Tutor Time activities, themed Innovation Days, 1-1 interviews with SEND/EAL students, KUDOS a web based careers programme and working with employers through work shops. Students will also be advised and encouraged to undertake an element of independent research into all aspects of “Looking Ahead”

In September Year 11 will be focusing on the “Looking Ahead” process in preparation for study Post 16, through a number of briefings and assemblies to students and parents. Resources relevant to the moving on process including the Croydon booklet, prospectuses from other 6th Forms & Colleges, encouragement, support and impartial advice are all obtainable from the Careers Information and Advice Room M025 in the Atrium. Year 11 students will have the opportunity of having either a 1-1 or group meeting with the Federation Careers Advisor Ms lesley Tannock and Ms Zilla Scott-Davis Email: Zilla.Scott-Davis@harrisfederation.org.uk There will also be the opportunity of attending the Federation Next Steps careers event held in March.

Year 10 will be preparing for a two week Work Experience placement in July of the following year. A whole year of events are planned and delivered by the Careers Information. Life skills such as creating a CV and compiling a letter of application when applying for a work experience placement.  A number of briefings and assemblies will support students through the year focusing on employability skills, money wise and Health & Safety in the work place. The careers Lead for Harris Academy South Norwood is Ms Louise Martin.