Yr1 taking part in the multi-skills competition!


In RE this week, Yr1 were role-playing the arrival of a special guest!


Yeah 2 taking NSPCC Number day to the next level!


Exploring colour mixing in the Nursery


Using phonics to spell words in Reception class


Colour mixing in Year 3 Art lesson


Exciting learning in the Nursery


Investigating with magnets in Reception class


Year 1 using ‘fingers’ to help calculate subtractions


Even Super Heroes make notes!


Thank you Year 6 for being responsible citizens


Year 4 investigating and measuring how far they can hear the drumming


Responsible Citizens/Peckham Citizens


Year 5 are really enjoying their 1:1 Mandarin sessions!


Parent drop-in session for maths, in nursery.


Year 4 Kung Fu workshop to celebrate the coming Chinese New Year


Year 1 are checking out Piet Mondrian’s work, before heading back to Peckham to paint their own.


A wonderful day with Lord Harris at Westminster Abbey


Year 4 learning the violin thanks to Southwark Music Trust!


Thank you for all your generous donations. You have made Christmas very special for HPAPP for the gift bags, for the Christmas Lunch for food packages, Lord Harris and friends for the new coats. 🍀

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Academy Admissions

Welcome to the Harris Academy Admissions information page.

Please look at our calendar page for details of our open school tours which are open to all prospective parents. Please book a place at one of these sessions by emailing: specifying the day you would like to attend, your name, and the number of people attending. Thank you!

Next tour: Contact the school office

We look forward to you joining us on the mornings for prospective Parents, Carers and Students. Our full policy, with details of our admissions criteria, can be downloaded from further down the page. Here is a brief summary of the application procedures for Nursery, Reception and in-year applications. 


                     Reception admissions                   In Year Admissions

Academy Admissions Contact Details

Ms Debbie Clark
Telephone: 020 7639 6091
Address: Harris Primary Academy Peckham Park, Marmont Road Peckham, London, SE15 5TD


The Admissions Procedure

Reception Key Dates  2024/ 2025

1 September 2023 

Admission Process starts

Monday 15th January 2024

Closing date for submitting online applications

Tuesday 16  April 2024

Applicants who apply on time will receive their child's offer of a school place by email after 5pm. The email will provide information on what to do next.

Applicants will also be able to view the outcome of their application during the evening at

Tuesday 30 April  2024

No action required if you are a Southwark resident and want to accept the school offered to your child.

Should you wish to reject the offer of a school place allocated to your child,you must notify the school admissions team by email at and include your unique application reference number by this date.

Wednesday 15 May 2024 Deadline for lodging appeals for 2024 entry refusals

Appeals June to July 2024 

Appeal hearings for Southwark community schools are held.

Until 31st August 2024

   Parents wishing to join the new Reception cohort must contact Southwark council.


Admission Appeals Timetable

September 2024 entry

Appeals resulting from applications which are turned down for admission in September 2024 will be heard according to the following timetable:

Allocation letters sent via email   Appeals lodged by       Appeals will be heard in two stages between
16th April 2024 15th May 2024 June and July 2024

All appeals will be heard within 40 school days of the deadline for lodging appeals.

Appellants will be sent notification of their appeal hearing at least 10 clear school days in advance of the hearing.

Appellants will be sent a copy of the school's case at least seven clear working days in advance of the hearing.

Additional supporting information

If an appellant wishes to submit further evidence, which was not included with their initial appeal, they should ensure this is received at least seven clear working days (not counting the day of postage or the hearing) in advance of your appeal.

Only a short document, such as a doctor’s letter not previously available, will be accepted up to five clear working days prior to the hearing. Any additional evidence or information received after this deadline will not be circulated and may not be considered at the hearing.