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Year 7s explore the parts of a microscope observing cells.


Our Year 11 students are excited to be doing practicals again in their natural environment.


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The basketball and rugby academy teams finally get their season underway today. Thank you and for hosting us.


Mr Kameni hits a six launching the new HCACP Cricket Club. Every Thurs after school.


There's never been a better time to study mathematics. Mr Kameni is running a Hegarty weekly competition with amazing prizes available for our top students.


Chef Mat and his team return to serving lunch the old fashioned a table, in the canteen. What is the secret to Chef Mat's outrageous roasted cauliflower?


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Teams two and three have just arrived! Four days and three nights hiking across the Welsh mountains completed! Fantastic achievement from all students to complete their DofE Gold Qualifying Expedition!


Looking forward to welcoming our new year 7s and year 12s this morning!


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Second team climbing to the highest point in mid-Wales, at 752 metres above sea level. Heading to their campsite now.


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First team arrived at the summit of Plynlimon and descending to camp.


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Third team have summitted an incredibly windy but sunny Plynlimon mountain.


Good luck!!


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Up early and with rucksacks packed, our three DofE Gold teams have now set off on their qualifying expedition. Four days and three nights ahead, hiking over the Welsh mountains to the coast at Borth!


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... and at the finish! An epic three day DofE Silver Qualifying Expedition completed! Huge well done to all three teams, conquering the Seven Sisters coastal path today.


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Good morning campers! A beautiful sunny morning at Merrylands eco-campsite. Students getting ready for day two of their DofE Silver Qualifying Expedition.


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Off to the south coast we go! Starting our DofE Silver qualifying expedition in Uckfield, Sussex. Destination after three days: Birling Gap. From countryside to seaside, let's go teams!


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Congratulations to all our students who got their A Level results this week at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace. Big thank you to the fantastic teachers for their hard work last 2 years and who played their part in the successful results day - Proud moment!


Thank you to for hosting Summer School - we learnt so much and had a great day!

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Appropriate Body Services

Harris City Academy Crystal Palace Teaching School Hub is your newly designated Appropriate Body in Croydon, Sutton and Epsom and Ewell.

We are delighted to be working with our expert delivery partners to deliver Appropriate Body Services.

Our AB Accreditation offer is £400 per ECT for their two-year induction period including:

  • Independent quality assurance of the Early Career Teacher induction and entitlements, September 2021
  • Expert advice and training for Headteachers and ECF Induction Tutors in all school settings
  • High-quality Early Career Framework resources, training and support for ECTs and Mentors from UCL
  • Online access to the “best bets” in evidence-informed teaching practice endorsed by the DfE & EEF
  • Additional subject and pedagogy CPD sessions available from specialist teacher educators
  • Fair and consistent assessment against the Teachers’ Standards across all institutions
  • Streamlined processes for monitoring Professional Progress Reviews and Formal Assessments
  • Transition support for ECTs moving to a new AB, school, or changing the length of induction
  • Two days in-school support for struggling ECTs plus an ongoing helpline for confidential/well-being issues
  • Experienced AB Panel to serve on accreditation, moderation and appeals
  • All registrations and reporting to the Teacher Regulation Agency
  • Plus, access to our FREE ECT and Mentor Network and Regional Conferences.

Harris Federation Teaching School Hubs offer the following five options for your Appropriate Body and ECF from September 2021 (cost is per ECT):

  • AB and Harris Full Induction Programme - £400 for two years
  • AB and Core Inductions Programme led by schools - £550 for 2 years
  • AB and School Led Programme - £625 for 2 years
  • AB Only – ECF provided by an alternative provider - £400 for two years
  • Harris Full Induction Programme without Appropriate Body Services – No charge

Click HERE to register for Appropriate Body Services.