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26/02/24

Today's the first day of mock exams for our Year 11 cohort. Plenty of flash cards being swapped at lunch and friends testing each other on the content - really good to see. Tomorrow is English Lan, DT, and Biology! ✏️ 🎓 pic.twitter.com/XyVU1i4ybr

20/02/24

Can you spare £10Crowdfunding to support children and their families at Harris Academy Tottenham. on JustGiving https://t.co/wRRiEQJEAI

16/02/24

We've been shortlisted in the Trust Collaboration category in the MAT Excellence Awards for our partnership with the , encompassing all curriculum subjects across all 32 secondary schools!Watch our video case studies: https://t.co/gkLUgUnl42 pic.twitter.com/GXpWQvBl46

15/02/24

We've been shortlisted in the Trust Collaboration category in the MAT Excellence Awards for our partnership with the , encompassing all curriculum subjects across all 32 secondary schools!Watch our video case studies: https://t.co/gkLUgUnl42 pic.twitter.com/GXpWQvBl46

09/02/24

Thrilled to have Bold Voices at our school today! They inspired Year 10 with their mission to fight gender inequality. A big step towards empowering our students to challenge and change the world. 📚🗣️ pic.twitter.com/lTJWdrrkvY

08/02/24

Really great to hear about some fantastic happening at HASJW - over 550 of our students have met their Bedrock targets every week since September and an incredible 96% have been using it regularly this year. Special shout out to 8X/En1 who lead the school! 📖✨

08/02/24

Our Year 10 Harris Experience students are live at the Royal Opera House, captivated by La Bohème! 🎭🎶🎻An enriching day out as they absorb this magnificent performance. pic.twitter.com/0JPOopoais

08/02/24

Our Year 10 Harris Experience students are live at the Royal Opera House, captivated by La Bohème! 🎭🎶🎻An enriching day out as they absorb this magnificent performance. pic.twitter.com/0JPOopoais

08/02/24

We're so proud of all of our schools across the Harris Federation 🎉 these stats from HASJW are absolutely incredible 👏 https://t.co/vnL5AZab3R

08/02/24

We're so proud of all of our schools across the Harris Federation 🎉 these stats from HASJW are absolutely incredible 👏 https://t.co/vnL5AZab3R

07/02/24

Thanks to the generous support from Harris Federation & Adventures Away From Home, 30 eager Year 7 & 8 students set off for an unforgettable outdoor adventure at Avon Tyrell! 🌲⛺ pic.twitter.com/bkjk0dbAVi

07/02/24

Really great to hear about some fantastic happening at HASJW - over 550 of our students have met their Bedrock targets every week since September and an incredible 96% have been using it regularly this year. Special shout out to 8X/En1 who lead the school! 📖✨

06/02/24

Huge excitement at HLAW tonight as our performing arts company perform night 1 of ! pic.twitter.com/QkcIhFDeag

06/02/24

Huge excitement at HLAW tonight as our performing arts company perform night 1 of ! pic.twitter.com/QkcIhFDeag

06/02/24

Braving 45mph winds to measure pebbles! Enough to blow the away!! Future climatologists & beach experts! Geography Field Trip for 6th Form with Harris Academy Tottenham pic.twitter.com/uXmd3alz27

06/02/24

Braving 45mph winds to measure pebbles! Enough to blow the away!! Future climatologists & beach experts! Geography Field Trip for 6th Form with Harris Academy Tottenham pic.twitter.com/uXmd3alz27

31/01/24

Exciting morning hosting our first Y11 into Y12 transition breakfast with the Principal & 6th Form Team. 🥐📚 Great to see our Y12s sharing wisdom with Y11 students! Looking forward to welcoming the new 6th formers this summer!🌟#JulyTransitionWeek pic.twitter.com/hhiymLLtpD

31/01/24

Yesterday, we journeyed to the Globe with our students for 'Othello'! Sixteenth-century Venice came alive in modern-day London. A spectacular evening of drama, deceit, and iambic pentameter. 🎭📚 pic.twitter.com/ZkmBq1k0sQ

31/01/24

Yesterday, we journeyed to the Globe with our students for 'Othello'! Sixteenth-century Venice came alive in modern-day London. A spectacular evening of drama, deceit, and iambic pentameter. 🎭📚 pic.twitter.com/ZkmBq1k0sQ

31/01/24

Exciting morning hosting our first Y11 into Y12 transition breakfast with the Principal & 6th Form Team. 🥐📚 Great to see our Y12s sharing wisdom with Y11 students! Looking forward to welcoming the new 6th formers this summer!🌟#JulyTransitionWeek pic.twitter.com/hhiymLLtpD

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Academy Admissions

Welcome to the Harris Academy St. John's Wood admissions information page. Please look at our news page for details of our open evenings for prospective parents, carers and students.

Our full policy, with details of our admissions criteria, can be downloaded from the bottom of the page.


Admissions contact details

Telephone: 020 7722 8141

Email: info@harrisstjohnswood.org.uk

Address: Harris Academy St. John's Wood, Marlborough Hill, London NW8 0NL


Year 7 admissions

Harris Academy St John's Wood will admit 210 students each year. We have 210 places in Year 7 in September 2024 and welcome students of all abilities and from all backgrounds.

Applications for places will be made in accordance with local authority admission arrangements and will be made on the Common Application Form provided and administered by the local authority. The Academy will work to the common admissions timetable agreed by Westminster City Council. Admissions must be made via Westminster City Council only and not directly to Harris Academy St. John's Wood. 

The Local Authority notifies parents about successful applications to Secondary School on 1 March 2024.


Year 6 transition (including Taster Day)

The transition from primary to secondary school is a big step. There's more about how we make the transition as smooth as possible in our Key Stage 3 curriculum page.

In line with the other schools in Westminster we will hold a "Head Start" day for new students on Friday 28th June 2024. The programme for the day will include a range of activities to reflect some of the subjects your child will study at Harris Academy St John's Wood. Further details will be sent to parents/carers nearer the time.

We also hold a family day on Saturday 8th June 2024.


Secondary transfer appeals 2024

For details of how to make an appeal if you are unsuccessful in applying for a place at Harris Academy St John's Wood, visit the Westminster website https://www.westminster.gov.uk/children-and-families

Admission appeal forms need to be returned to the Academy by April 2024. 

Where possible, if you have not done so already, please submit your appeal forms electronically to the following email address: info@harrisstjohnswood.org.uk   


Admissions arrangements 2024-2025

The Governing Body of Harris Academy St John’s Wood met to review and consider the responses of the admissions consultation. After careful consideration, the Governing Body agreed to determine the Admission Arrangements for 2024 intake. The determined arrangements can be found below.

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