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04/12/18

Nursery had their second learning journal party of the year this morning which was really well attended. Parents loved seeing all the children’s fantastic work! https://t.co/exouGL1iSj

27/11/18

Many thanks to the many parents who attended the Maths & GPS workshops last week. If you missed out this time, they will be repeated on 28th Feb & 7th Mar https://t.co/mleFOYfBI6

15/11/18

Meet our newly appointed School Council Representatives from years 1-6 who met for their first meeting yesterday. They were presented with their official badges and discussed the responsibilities they have in their role. Here they are wearing their badges with pride! https://t.co/S7NL1oZGST

12/11/18

The Great Fire of London was brought to life in spectacular fashion when model houses made by year 2 pupils went up in smoke! Our dramatic recreation will really help the children to plan and write an explanation of how the fire started https://t.co/QCaNyziCQi

19/10/18

Congratulations to our Super Stars who have been shining brightly over this first half of the autumn term. Well done to you all for being simply brilliant! https://t.co/Psy5l2TtUi

12/10/18

On Monday, we had the pleasure of having players Mr Johnson and his teammate Nathan Thomas to take an assembly about the values of working hard in life https://t.co/3LSUTOKx4q

12/10/18

Wear Pink to school on Friday 19th October in exchange for a £1 donation. Proceeds go to https://t.co/FTf1WOAm4H

11/10/18

Retweetd From Cara Bleiman

Children started learning Mandarin on their second day in reception! We learned how to say 早上好 (good morning) and 晚上好 (good evening) and made these lovely day and night scenes! https://t.co/T2Ar1VEMPW

11/10/18

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Lovely Chinese ink painting exhibition in the playground today ! Thanks Yishuge for the materials. https://t.co/pI7139xy84

11/10/18

Thank you Pam for inviting us to our girls had an amazing time and were thrilled to meet https://t.co/XpFeRmJMmV

11/10/18

Our girls had an amazing time today! Thank you! https://t.co/0ibWxGF44F

21/09/18

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Year 2 in their coding masterclass today. They are really enjoying these classes and are quickly learning coding skills https://t.co/70enRFDiGG

28/06/18

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"In 58% of schools where class teachers are involved in delivering languages , there has been no CPD for languages in the past year" Glad to see and are bucking the trend!

28/06/18

We thoroughly enjoyed the performance last but sadly had to leave early after the late start of the act 2. We do hope the little girl is ok though. Great show 😀

27/06/18

Year 6 Matilda trip update: after an amazing evening, we are safely back on the bus heading towards Penge. ETA 11.10pm. Apologies for the delay. Please meet us at the academy gates! https://t.co/lTheRa0rUT

27/06/18

MATILDA TRIP: there’s been a delay to the second act of the show and we will most likely be late returning to school. We will update you when we know more.

26/06/18

Brilliant!

26/06/18

Retweetd From HJAC

Amazing HJAC. You should all be extremely proud of yourselves coming 2nd in the national lacrosse tournament. Congratulations on all your hard work. https://t.co/eRXebsfgVs

22/06/18

What an amazing result. Congratulations to Mrs Kozysa for getting everyone on board and raising the profile for Science across our academy. https://t.co/G2ChohMKno

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Posted on April 20th 2017

Autism Awareness Day

Next week is Autism Awareness Week at Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace. The children will be participating in assemblies, activities, discussions and PSHE lessons in class throughout the week to raise awareness and understanding of Autism.  This is in conjunction with activities suggested by the National Autistic Society (NAS).  

On Wednesday, 26th April,  we want all the children and staff to dress up in pink and purple clothing or as their special interest!  Many autistic people have special interests. They are often experts in those interests, which can be anything from art to trains to computer games!  We want to celebrate this wonderful aspect of Autism by dressing up in our special interest

As many of you will be aware, we work closely with pupils, parents and professionals to support pupils with Autism at Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace and ensure that all members of staff have ongoing training on Autism. 

You can visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-39324183 and see how Sesame Street have introduced a character called Julia who has autism.

We kindly ask, that children who dress up, donate a £1.  All funds raised will go towards setting up a sensory room in school.

Please do not hesitate to come and see me, or any member of the Inclusion team if you have any questions about Autism Awareness Week.