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06/05/21

Retweetd From HarrisTottenham

Wonderful to see the director Kwame Kwei-Armah speaking of open access live-streaming for those not able to get to the actual theatre when they re-open. This will be inspirational. https://t.co/QkZnXgmwSx

06/05/21

The academy at its best in many ways in this late cold spring evening. lots of planning today for our new year 7 summer school: we cannot wait to welcome the primary school children to see our wonderful Academy https://t.co/No54JBjrFo

05/05/21

The academy will leave that question to researchers in school themselves

04/05/21

Executive Principal Nick Soar celebrates with & staff win by 20 points over The Norwood School | https://t.co/EUSEM9MQoe

01/05/21

From the start of March 2021, twenty LSE undergraduate students have been holding weekly online maths classes with students in years 10 and 11 at school Harris Academy St John’s Wood | please see more here: https://t.co/D1PP5thBME

01/05/21

Retweetd From Jess Bond (she/her)

So proud of this widening participation project supporting 40 pupils in our two partner schools with GCSE maths tutoring - huge thanks to , teachers from and and our fab student tutors 👍👍👍 https://t.co/rVnn1NrRo4

20/04/21

Day 2 Update to Parents The academy is largely up & running tech wise now and teachers will be able to communicate with you as parents & families. Pupils are being brought back online each day this week. 6th Form first. Thank you for your patience

01/04/21

Have you ever suffered from sexual abuse or harassment? There is now a new dedicated NSPCC helpline number 0800 136 663 live from today (Thursday 1 April). https://t.co/FETAgwEPTZ

30/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation

Last week issued an alert about a spike in ransomware attacks on schools. We have suffered an attack since then. Although measures were in place to protect our systems, our servers have been impacted. See https://t.co/0JeUHHfRDp for further info and a statement below. https://t.co/4U02Y6zmbG

18/03/21

Some wonderful, artistic reflections on the story of Romeo and Juliet from Ms Kopelman's Year 9 English group. https://t.co/Iyn7E7Nf0w

18/03/21

Retweetd From Graeme Smith

Our amazing testing team have completed our mass testing, with fantastic support from Public Health Team. ✅ Over 3500 tests in 8 days ✅ All negative 👍🏻 We are now issuing home testing kits to eligible students. https://t.co/s37d2K0tj0

11/03/21

After the first three in school, which show students how to test safely, students will be issued with kits to test twice per week at home.

10/03/21

Year 8 and 9 have returned and completed their tests today. ✅ A further 370 tests carried ✅ 1170 in total ✅ Around 89% of all students ✅ All negative Now to test 2 and 3, starting tomorrow!

09/03/21

So far, Years 7, 10, 11, 12 and 13 have returned to the Academy and completed their first covid test. ✅ 800 tests carried out and all negative ✅ That represents 87% of all returning pupils ✅ We can't wait to see Year 8 and 9 tomorrow

08/03/21

Nearly 400 (all negative) tests done this morning at ... superb team work, organisation and support. Another 170 this afternoon, and we go again tomorrow!

05/03/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation Chinese

So many talented cooks but there can be only 3 winners! https://t.co/wQJJy7dBzK

03/03/21

Full details of the return to school for pupils next week can be found here: https://t.co/DhhHuuOr2M

25/02/21

Retweetd From Harris Fed Languages

Bravo students from 👏😋 https://t.co/KAwglFmnhh

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Dress Code

You must be smartly dressed at all times, as you would be if working in a smart professional environment.  You are role models for the rest of Harris Federation and as such need to be smartly presented at all times.  Identity cards with lanyards must be visible at all times and you must have your planner with you every day which will be out in every lesson and used to record homework, appointments and tracking of progress.

Dress Code

  • Formal business suit with trousers or skirt (skirts must be at least to the knee, trousers should be formal - no leggings or stretchy/lycra material allowed) 

  • Formal blouse or shirt and tie 

  • Students wishing to wear the Islamic dress should wear a simple silhouette jilbab and a hijab which should not be too colourful. Both garments should not be over embellished. A formal business jacket will need to be worn. 

  • A blazer must be worn with all outfits. 

  • Formal shoes (you must be able to polish them) 

 

Jackets may be removed in warm conditions. Scarves and jackets may be worn outside the buildings but must be removed once inside. 

Physical Education, Performing Arts and Drama students are expected to conform to the expectations on kit of the site where they participate in the lessons.  

The following are not permitted:

  • Brightly coloured suits;
  • Casual style dresses such as those with a vest style top, very thin straps and strapless style top;
  • Jumpers- with the exception of plain v neck jumpers under the blazer;
  • Denim/Jeans trousers, shirts, blouses or skirts;
  • Studs on trousers, skirts or shirts/blouses
  • Casual trousers – combats, track suits, leggings;
  • Casual tops – track suit, fleeces, T-shirts, hooded tops, vest tops;
  • Shorts, cropped trousers, tight narrow legged trousers, trousers made of stretchy legging-type material;
  • Sportswear;
  • Very short skirts/revealing clothes;
  • Trainers, pumps, canvas shoes, Vans, Kicker trainers or leisure shoes/pumps;
  • Visible boots
  • Patterns or shapes cut into hair or eyebrows and brightly coloured hair – eg: Mohicans or tram lines
  • Gloves, hats, caps and bandannas.
  • Overly conspicuous jewellery - large earrings, necklaces
  • Coloured Shoe Laces
  • Clothing made of sheer/transparent materials
  • Mobile phones and/or headphones should not be seen in classrooms.

Tattoos should not be visible. Visible body piercing is restricted to the ears and/or one small nose stud only. Bars, scaffolds and stretchers are not permitted.

Students will be sent home if they do not conform to the Dress Code. In the event of repeated infringements of the dress code the behaviour policy for the sixth form will be actioned appropriately.  

It is beyond the scope of the Policy to provide guidance on every eventuality.  In the event of queries, the Assistant Principal of Harris St John’s Wood Sixth Form (or his/her personal representative), will act as the arbiter. If you fail to comply with these guidelines you will be dealt with in line with the Sixth Form behaviour policy.