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13/10/21

🇿🇦 💃 African Dancing Workshop Today, our children had the amazing opportunity to learn some South African dance moves! The children absolutely loved it. The energy was infectious! https://t.co/B6oh6cospX

12/10/21

Retweetd From Harris Shortlands

We have had a fantastic couple of days taking part in the Harris inter-academy netball tournament. Teams from Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 played against teams from and . Thank you Beckenham Green for hosting! https://t.co/doE3esfHuJ

12/10/21

🪐 W O N D E R D O M E 🚀 Year 5 were lucky enough to blast through the solar system! As part of our topic on Earth and Space, the children learned some amazing space facts. Children from and were also lucky enough to take part! https://t.co/AwaoiyFsxR

12/10/21

A huge thank you to St George’s Church, Beckenham for hosting our harvest celebrations. Well done to our phenomenal children who performed with such gusto! What an amazing turnout! Thank you to all the parents who attended such a joyous occasion. https://t.co/2uMsxHCUCy

11/10/21

🏐🏆 Today, we held our inaugural intra-federation netball competition! We welcomed children from and . Congratulations to our winners, ! https://t.co/3su08yZ125

07/10/21

🌳 🍁 As part of Year one’s topic on our local area, we went for a walk in Kelsey Park. We were listening out for natural and manmade sounds, as well as the different types of buildings in our local area. https://t.co/sGCAQviKFX

07/10/21

Retweetd From Harris Shortlands

Today our children took part in a science workshop to learn about the process of digestion. We created a model of the digestive system and learnt about how food is broken down. Thank you for having us Harris Primary Beckenham! https://t.co/dtEArCB2mc

06/10/21

Some more pictures of our trip to today! Thank you to all the parent helpers who came along to make the trip as smooth-running as possible. https://t.co/G11zWGeNe5

06/10/21

Year 2 went on a trip to today! The children were lucky enough to learn more about Henry VIII! The childhood home of Anne Boleyn, Hever Castle set the scene for some magnificent learning opportunities for our children. How fantastic! https://t.co/YYBwLH2yHe

04/10/21

Year 5 took part in today’s live lesson from , and our question was featured and answered by ! Go to 23:45! https://t.co/yD3LY1jaae

01/10/21

We are running an admission consultation. We are happy to answer any questions you may have. Please contact us at info.org.uk  and we will respond to you. https://t.co/cjkpQtyW4V https://t.co/tgo2n7i9ra

23/09/21

🌳Eco Warriors! ♻️ Today, our second meeting was held by our eco warriors. One representative from each class has been elected to make our school more environmentally responsible. https://t.co/A9FzZAjhCy

19/09/21

👖 Jeans for Genes Day 2021 🧬 On Friday, the children were invited to come into school- wearing their favourite jeans- in order to raise money for children and families affected by genetic disorders. Thank you for donating such a phenomenal amount! https://t.co/O7HMioa3Lh

16/09/21

This week in Year 1, the children had to investigate if our height and the size of our feet were connected. After our predictions, we drew around each others’ feet and then measured them with unfix cubes. The results were very interesting! https://t.co/BEXQz9wvC3

13/09/21

Today, visited us to show us a plethora of brass instruments. The children enjoyed hearing the instruments being played, and we were even treated to some Star Wars! The children are incredibly excited to start learning a brass instrument. https://t.co/tjZtz2fVqp

07/09/21

In Year 1, we started our science topic, Humans, by investigating our body parts. With the help of a brave volunteer, Mrs V drew around a body and as a class we labelled all the parts!  The children loved talking about all the body parts. https://t.co/57P7P7LFsU

06/09/21

Retweetd From HPA Kent House

E-Safety is so important to us here at Harris Primary Academy Kent House. Here are some top tips for helping you stay safe online 🖥️ https://t.co/o8Ugsnk4zW

06/09/21

🥁 ⚽️ 🧮 As a part of providing our children with a broad range of activities both during school and extra-curricularly, we are excited to remind everybody that our after-school clubs begin today after school. Sixteen (16!) clubs are on offer to our students throughout the week.

06/09/21

☕️Meet the teacher 👩‍🏫 It was amazing to see such a great turnout on Friday of our parents during our ‘Meet the Teacher’ sessions on Friday. It was a great opportunity for the parents to ask any questions to our fabulous team here at HPABG. https://t.co/ucd2rrwjrl

03/09/21

🌈 Welcome Back 🌈 A very warm welcome back to staff, parents and our amazing students for what will be a successful and fulfilling academic year. Here we have some of our Year 5 students creating structures in our team building exercise! https://t.co/GGCxNt5VTO

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Governance & Scheme of Delegation (Academies)

The Role of the Governing Body

Within England, there are over 300,000 School/Academy Governors, who form the largest volunteer force in the country.

The roles of individual Governors, and subsequently members of a Governing Body, work collectively to perform a strategic role and carry out key functions such as:

  • Discuss and set the aims and objectives for the Academy.
  • Set the required policies for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Set the required targets for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress that the Academy is making towards its set aims and objectives.  

Finally, the role of role of the Academy Governor is to be a source of challenge and support to the Principal, i.e. a 'critical friend.'

The Governing Body of Harris Primary Academy Beckenham Green

The Academy is a member of the Harris Federation.  Ultimate responsibility for the Academy rests with the Board of Trustees of the Federation, (Federation governance details and scheme of delegation can be found here), but much of the work of the Board is delegated to the Local Governing Body which is comprised of Governors of the Academy.  Some Governors are appointed by the Federation whilst others are elected by parents/guardians of the students at the Academy or by staff.  

The Chair of the Academy Governing Body at Harris Primary Academy Beckenham Green is Mrs Anna-Marie O'Donnell.

The Governor responsible for Safeguarding is Mrs Anna-Marie O'Donnell.

If you wish to contact the governing body, please contact the Academy on 020 8650 5246, Harris Primary Academy Beckenham Green, St George's Road, Beckenham, BR3 5JG or info@harrisbeckenhamgreen.org.uk marked for the attention of the governing body.

The details of the Governors at Harris Primary Academy Beckenham Green are shown below:

Name Date of Appointment Term of Office Appointed as Business and Pecuniary Interests Meetings attended 20-21 Resignation date
Anna-Marie O'Donnell 20/12/18  4 years Chair of Governors

Employee at HABe

Daughter of Chair of Governors at Harris Aspire and Governor at HPABe

8/8  
Alison John 01/09/2017 4 Years Sponsor Governor None 7/8  
Catherine Parodi 01/09/2017 4 Years

Sponsor Governor

Chair of finance committee

None 8/8  
Dan Moynihan 01/09/2017 4 Years

Sponsor Governor

CEO Harris Federation 0/8  
Sabeena Hasan 01/09/2017 4 Years Sponsor Governor Director of Primary Education - Harris Federation;
Husband’s business: Property Solutions;
0/8  
Sam French 09/12/2020 Ex-Officio
Executive Principal
None 8/8  
Claire Weedon 01/10/18 4 years Staff Governor None 0/8 ( mat leave)  
Elizabeth Catford 28/11/18 4 years Parent Governor None 8/8  
Emma Catley 08/05/19 Ex-Officio Head of Academy None 6/8  
Xinyi Wicker 31/10/2019 4 years Sponsor Governor None 2/8  
Mavreen Kabagambe 01/11/2020 4 years Sponsor Governor None 1/8 21/09/2021

 

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