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12/10/17

Harris Academy Falconwood has secured £2865 from Duke of Edinburgh, enabling us to enroll 100 KS4 students. https://t.co/fqancVQqQE

11/10/17

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Our new partnership with allows our Academy to offer A-Levels as part of our scholarship! Open evening Thursday https://t.co/sskghasKrs

09/10/17

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are all here!

09/10/17

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Save the Date Harris Falconwood Open Evening, Thurs 12 Oct 6.00-8.00pm. Pick-up a prospectus and find out more about life at Falconwood! https://t.co/zfE932SzQg

09/10/17

are all here!

20/09/17

The Academy will be open for prospective Year 7 Students on 25th & 26th September. Visit on our Admissions page https://t.co/H0AHNyq2s8

20/09/17

Congratulations to our girls football team on their 3-0 win in the English School's Cup. https://t.co/J3DATnxLOC

20/09/17

Introducing our School Mobile App https://t.co/ZoHo2Y6YZd

18/07/17

The latest issue of Insight is out and up on our website. Take a look here! https://t.co/1sR6zcX8Pj

11/07/17

SOLD! That's it for the Harris Experience auction with . It's been a great success with over £3000 raised for a great cause!

11/07/17

It’s almost auction time & our student auctioneer's are ready. Lots are getting quite a bit of attention & Lord Harris has just arrived! https://t.co/W9xXUfwyQ9

11/07/17

It’s been a busy morning preparing for the Harris Experience Christies Auction today and this afternoon is looking to be a very eventful one https://t.co/QkKwTxc7qT

04/07/17

It’s Focus Day here at Falconwood, our students are taking part in a variety of activities & seminars on mental & British Values.

19/06/17

It's a busy week at the Academy. Our Wizard of Oz production is taking place Wednesday & Thursday at 6:30pm, then Friday we have Sports Day!

23/05/17

Retweetd From Jack Petchey Fdn

Our thoughts are with the young people and their families affected by last night's tragedy in Manchester.

02/05/17

Our Year 11's are focused and ready for their two day GCSE Art Exam. Best of luck to all our students!

24/04/17

The Cup Final will kick off at at 2pm. Our boys have trained hard and are in great form. Let’s hope they bring home the cup!

24/04/17

Our Year 9 Boys are getting ready for the Harris Federation Cup Final this afternoon against Harris South Norwood. Come on Boys!

24/04/17

Retweetd From Harris Careers

Secondary ! The is holding 2 recruitment events in April. Visit https://t.co/GlfmADLrDl to register. https://t.co/mq1xydvhZE

21/04/17

Its been a busy first week back! A few year 10 students will be heading to Meopham this weekend to prepare for the Duke of Edinburgh award

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Uniform & Equipment

Students in years 7-11 are expected to be of smart appearance and to wear the Academy uniform on the way to and from the Academy as well as during the Academy day.  An acceptance of a place at the Academy implies an acceptance our uniform and dress code.  By requiring students to wear the Academy uniform, we hope to develop a sense of loyalty to the community of which they are members, and encourage them to take a pride in their appearance.

Individual fashion statements such as extreme hair styles or colours (unnatural red or dip dyed hair), designer shirts, trainers and decorated footwear are not permitted.  No decorative attachments are to be worn in the hair, hair bands must be plain black, white or purple with a maximum of 50mm width.  Tram lines or other shaved shapes or areas in the hair and ‘bar codes’ in eyebrows are not permitted.  Make-up, nail varnish, false or gel nails, fake tan, false eyelashes must not be worn at any time.  Tinted or cosmetic contact lenses and decorative dental wear are not permitted.  Birthday balloons are also not permitted. 

Black or purple scarves, hats (no bandannas, hoods or caps) and gloves are only to be worn to and from the Academy and these must be removed once inside the Academy buildings.  Hijabs worn for religious purposes and agreed by the Academy must be plain black, and must not cover either the face or uniform. 

Blazers are to be worn at all times other than when eating in the dining room or in lessons when a teacher has given permission for them to be removed.

No jewellery except for one wrist watch and a maximum of one small plain silver or gold coloured (no stones) stud earring in each ear.  Nose studs or tongue studs and other forms of body piercing are not permitted.  No accessories are to be worn around the neck, wrists or attached to clothing.

Large amounts of money and expensive personal effects should not be brought to the Academy.  Harris Academy Falconwood will not accept liability for any claim arising from theft accidental loss or damage to personal effects, money, belongings or clothing whilst at the Academy.

Personal stereos, mobile telephones, pagers, computer games, etc. MUST NOT be brought to the Academy.  Forbidden items will be confiscated and only returned at the end of term after the Academy assembly.

Details of the Sixth Form dress code can be found on the Harris Sixth Form website.

Boys & Girls Uniform

Blazer - Harris Academy Falconwood black blazer with Harris Academy Falconwood logo and trimmings

Pullover - Black v-neck with Harris Academy Falconwood logo
No other jumpers, cardigans, body warmers,  sweatshirts or waistcoats are permitted.

Trousers/Skirt - Black, classic style
No jeans, washed grey, navy blue, corduroy, jean like material or high fashion trousers or skirts.  Skirts should be knee or calf length and of traditional skirt material, with slits of a minimal length and no side slits. Both should be worn on the waist not the hips. If a belt is worn, it must be plain black with a small, plain buckle.

Shirt - Plain white school shirt
Worn tucked in and fastened at the neck.  No fitted blouses.  Underwear worn underneath should not show or be visible through the shirt.

Tie - Faculty colour
In good condition with colour visible in the stripes and worn with a closed knot to the neck.  Worn at a sensible length that reaches the waist.

Socks/Tights - Plain black
Socks should be worn below the knees with no ribbons or decorations on.  No footless, patterned or ?shnet tights or leggings.  Socks should not be worn underneath.

Shoes - Plain black
No trainers, ankle boots, knee-length boots, heels, plimsolls, fabric shoes or shoes with open toes or heels.  Laces and stiching lust be black with no buckles, labels, tags or decorations.

Coat - Plain black outdoor coat/jacket
No denim, cardigans, jumpers, body warmers, sweatshirts, tracksuit tops, waistcoats or hooded tops.

DT/Art - Suitable craft apron

PE Kit (Indoor) - White Harris Academy Falconwood polo shirt, plain black shorts, white socks, black or white training laced shoes

PE Kit (Outdoor) - White Harris Academy Falconwood polo shirt, purple Harris Academy Falconwood PE sweatshirt, plain black shorts, black tracksuit trousers, black and purple football socks, shin pads, black or white laced training shoes
Tracksuit trousers are only for outdoor activities taking place in extreme winter weather conditions, where students will be given permission to wear these over the top of their black shorts.

Bag - Plain black holdall or rucksack
No logos or branding.

Equipment

We expect every student to have the basic items of equipment for every lesson:

  • black pen
  • red pen
  • pencil
  • ruler
  • eraser
  • sharpener
  • scientific calculator
  • student planner

Text books and certain specialist equipment may be issued on loan.  You will be given an exercise book or a folder for each subject.  If you lose or wilfully damage anything, you will be expected to pay for a replacement. This also applies to furniture and the Academy buildings.

Purchasing Uniform & Equipment

All our Academy uniform can be purchased from our local retailer, Caseys of Blackfen.  For more details, please click the link on the left of the page.

We have also partnered with School Bags Ready to set up an online stationery shop.  Please click the link on the left of the page.