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23/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP PE

A very short but successful year of sport at . Looking forward to what the 2021/22 academic year has to bring. https://t.co/T5Nw7L0D3E

22/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP PE

The sports day 2021 did not disappoint. Well done to everyone who participated. What a close year 8 boys 100m. Who took the 🥇? https://t.co/zv1ySWL20w

22/07/21

Well done to all the competitors who took part in the annual HCACP Sportsday. https://t.co/s1tnDrZpAQ

22/07/21

The HCACP Newsletter for July 2021 is now available from https://t.co/YKonPM812L https://t.co/UqIdV3eywT

21/07/21

Sports Day - a beautiful day for it ⁦! ⁩ ⁦ https://t.co/gZHilFBGvq

18/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP PE

A clean sweep for the Yr9 and 10 athletics team at the sports day today. We are very proud of you all!🏆🏆🥇🥇#winners https://t.co/EMsPAxvI0z

16/07/21

Useful information re E-SCOOTERS. https://t.co/M1BodpyWxB

14/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP DofE

Spot the DofE group #24 https://t.co/5rcmgsr5gd

14/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP DofE

Our four DofE Gold teams up early and ready to begin their adventure across the Brecon Beacons! https://t.co/9nWHNiy2I9

13/07/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation

As sad as our pupils were about the final, they were devastated to see the ugly, racist abuse that followed. ’s response is brave and dignified. He is and always will be a role model to children in this country, on and off the pitch. https://t.co/5ZXnd3lbmi

13/07/21

20th of July. HCACP students will be celebrating multiculturalism with a range of exciting cultural activities. https://t.co/nsXhuVa9b8

10/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Truly magnificent performance from the Yr8 boys and girls athletics team today, crowned champions. We are all so proud of you all. https://t.co/qfaJgatcd3

10/07/21

Retweetd From HCACP PE

It’s double gold for the Yr8 boys and girls relay teams at the championships. 🔥🔥🔥🥇🥇 https://t.co/11tdJBGLkb

09/07/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation Geography

Students from 14 secondary schools took part in a virtual COP26 climate conference this morning with . They discussed the progress that has been made since Paris 2015, held each other to account and collaborated to develop solutions 🌎 https://t.co/B2NHyIHpea

08/07/21

HCACP students cooking up a storm today for work experience https://t.co/aGtXUMZF2l

05/07/21

Two fantastic illustrations, drawn from scratch by Allieah in Year 10. Discipline, hard work and practise pay off. https://t.co/VGPJ8a1cjc

02/07/21

We are currently due to arrive back at HCACP at approx. 5.45pm but that does depend on the traffic

02/07/21

We are on the way back! Current eta back at HCACP is 5.30 but Friday London traffic is unpredictable, we will update!

02/07/21

Last day at ! https://t.co/rkjwMBfIJU

01/07/21

Our pro marshmallow toaster, Malakai and Jaheim! Enjoying a campfire at https://t.co/oUjoY2gHTw

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Virtual Learning Etiquette

The following guidelines are designed for all students and should help if you need to work at home.


What is expected of me

You are expected to complete and submit for all tasks set by your teachers by the given deadlines. Your tasks will be set on Microsoft Teams and your teacher will use these platforms to monitor your completion of the tasks and to provide feedback. You will be given ‘hard’ deadlines, meaning that you must meet them.

If your teacher is concerned that you may be falling behind, they will first contact you on Teams and check that you are ok, that you understand and make sure you have enough support to complete the work. This is exactly as they would do at school.

Just like at school, if your teacher is very concerned that you aren’t logging into Teams and completing work, despite them having communicated with you, they will contact your parent or carer and raise the concerns with them.

The best way for you to manage your workload at home is to follow your timetable closely. Your teachers will provide you with plenty of work to help you to do this.


How can I get help from my teacher?

If you have attempted a task and you find you are unable to complete it because you need more guidance, you should first message your teacher on Teams and then by email if you don’t get a response – there is a risk that your message may not have reached your teacher if something has gone wrong.

You can always use the ‘chat’ function in Teams to seek support during lessons. You should never just ‘leave’ the work; you are responsible for managing your work and it must all be completed in full.


How should I communicate with my teacher

This section has guidance about how to communicate with your teacher and other students about schoolwork, school matters or any worries or questions you may have.

You should send messages using Teams and/or email to your teachers to ask questions or for support.

All email communication should be made between the hours 7am – 7pm on weekdays. Your teachers will not communicate with you outside of these times.

Your email communication and all messages on Teams or Edmodo should be formal. This means you should follow the below ‘email etiquette’.


Email etiquette

You must only use your school email address and Microsoft Teams to contact staff at the Academy. You must not attempt to contact them using any other method.

Only email/message in the given times of 7am – 7pm Monday to Friday.

All emails/messages to be formally addressed ‘Dear Miss X’ and concluded ‘Kind regards’.

All requests to be made politely: ‘I write to ask you if I could have some guidance with/if you could explain this task to me/when you would expect me to…’

All emails to have a subject written in the subject line, such as ‘Request for Guidance’.

Understanding that emails will be responded to within 24-48 hours, but not instantly; your teachers are helping all of their students and it may take them some time to get to your request.

Only email the one person who you need to ask a question to or send your work to; you should not email lots of people or hit ‘reply all’ if your teacher has emailed your whole class.

Never use slang, informal language or any kind of impolite language such as swearing, insults or anything that may appear offensive.

If you are worried about your safety or wellbeing, or you would like to raise a concern about another student, email your head of house or use the SHARP system on the website so that a member of the school’s safeguarding team can help


Example email

Dear Ms Smith

I write to ask for some more guidance about the task you have asked us to complete for this Friday. I am not sure which of the sources you would like us to use to answer question 5. Could you please tell me which one to use so that I can complete this work?

Kind regards,

Amirah

OR

Dear Ms Smith

I write to raise a concern about my friend. I have noticed that she has sent me a few messages in which she seems to be very worried about how she will prepare for her exams while school is closed. I hope you can help. Her name is Joanne Bloggs and she is in Year 11.

Kind regards,

Amirah

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