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Last updated: 9th April 2020 : 22:45

You should only send your child to school during the Easter holidays if you have to because your work is critical to the COVID-19 response. 

If you are able to keep your child at home you should.

This page will be updated by the Harris Federation with information on the status of our schools in relation to the coronavirus outbreak.

You may wish to refer back to your specific academy regarding home learning packs.


Harris Federation Primary Academies

Easter Holidays:

The following academies will be joining together to form local hubs:

Primary Hub 1 - Based at Harris Primary Academy Purley Way.
Harris Primary Academy Purley Way
Harris Primary Academy Haling Park
Harris Primary Academy Kenley

Primary Hub 2 - Based at Harris Primary Academy Shortlands.
Harris Primary Academy Shortlands
Harris Primary Academy Beckenham
Harris Primary Academy Beckenham Green
Harris Primary Academy Benson

Primary Hub 3 - Based at Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park.
Harris Primary Free School Peckham
Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park

Primary Hub 4 - Based at Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace
Harris Primary Academy Kent House
Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace

Harris Junior Academy Carshalton and Harris Primary East Dulwich are closed over the bank holiday.

All other primary academies will continue to be open and will operate on the bank holidays too. All Harris primary academies are open to the children of critical key workers who have notified their individual Academy in advance that they need this service.


Harris Federation Secondary Academies

Easter Holidays:

The following academies will be joining together to form local hubs:‚Äč

Secondary Hub 1 - Based at Harris Academy Riverside
Harris Academy Ockendon
Harris Academy Riverside

Secondary Hub 2 - Based at Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich
Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich
Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich
Harris Academy Peckham 


Harris Girls' Academy Bromley: Closed over the Bank Holiday
Harris Academy Falconwood:  Closed during the Easter Holidays
Harris Academy Greenwich:   Closed during the Easter Holidays
Harris Academy Sutton:  Closed during the Easter Holidays
Harris Academy St. John's Wood:  Closed over the Bank Holiday
Harris Academy Tottenham:  Closed over the Bank Holiday
Harris Academy Wimbledon: Closed during the Easter Holidays

All other secondary academies will continue to be open on Bank Holidays if required. All Harris secondary academies are open to the children of critical key workers who have notified their individual Academy in advance that they need this service.


Harris Federation All Through Academies

Easter Holidays:

All Harris all through academies will be closed over the Bank Holiday. 


Harris Federation Sixth Form

Easter Holidays:

Westminster Sixth Form is closed during the Easter Holidays.

Professional Skills Sixth Form will continue to be open on the bank holidays if required for the children of critical key workers who have notified the Academy in advance that they need this service.



Department for Education Coronavirus helpline
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)

Helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687

Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk