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15/12/21

Sadly we couldn’t showcase the amazing projects in person this half term but they were too good not to share at all! Watch the video to see the creative work of the pupils at HJAC. A fantastic effort once again- well done! 😁👍 https://t.co/A0YJIpxNfD via

13/12/21

Check your emails for the links to last week’s Christmas Carol Concert! https://t.co/TaRgmoStia

13/12/21

A very festive pick-up today at HJAC! Our very talented musicians will be back for more yuletide cheer throughout this week. 🎄🎶🎻 https://t.co/B5Rez3xuYw

02/12/21

Roundabout Dramatherapy are delighted to announce the return of their Advent Story Calendar. Behind each door is a story recorded especially for Roundabout. Check out the link below to enjoy the stories! https://t.co/OSDeRIhtZS

17/11/21

Y6 have been comparing Carshalton and Box Hill in geography and today they got to visit! They did a field sketch, some compass work and a went on a walk around the area. Great day in the glorious sunshine and fresh air 🌳☀️ https://t.co/XAXaDWlGlc

12/11/21

Today Y4 went to the Natural History Museum. They explored the earthquake room, the volcano room, went up the meteor escalators, looked at the gems, rocks and crystals and they walked through the creepy crawly section too! It’s safe to say they had a brilliant day! https://t.co/DJUuSJgCj6

11/11/21

Y5 had a great day at Kew Gardens today discovering different biomes and the plants that live in them. They even managed to fit in the 18m treetop walk! 🌳 https://t.co/MTof3JUZqb

10/11/21

On Monday, Tan and Coelho Class visited the Sutton Life Centre. They met members of the police force, the ambulance service, the fire brigade, Transport for London, National Rail and Transform. The experience was so informative and helped to gain important life skills! https://t.co/32ckblCUeJ

06/11/21

It’s been a great week back at HJAC after half term 😃 There are lots of exciting things coming up so please check in to see what we are up to! Curriculum maps have been sent out for this half term and will be available on the website too.

16/10/21

Our last workshop of the week was about the ancient Greeks with Year 4. A great week of history workshops to cement their learning in the classroom! https://t.co/xBF4hsNhEp

15/10/21

Another fantastic workshop yesterday for Year 5 about the Romans! https://t.co/uF1S7PgkwG

14/10/21

Year 6 had a taste of what school was like for children who grew up in the during the Victorian period! https://t.co/8A8QI1wNUN

12/10/21

Looking for some spooky fun to do this half term? Pop down to the Ecology Centre and help the BFG scare away some giants on a Halloween Trail 🎃 🦇 https://t.co/NO6SyBz0rs

11/10/21

Wow HJAC! We were blown away with the level of creativity from your home learning projects this half term. Thank you for putting in so much effort and providing us with our best showcase yet! https://t.co/aIRf8i9FzQ

11/10/21

Year 3 are thoroughly enjoying their history workshop today all about the Stone Age! https://t.co/HrLdXX6u5j

06/10/21

We are excited to actually get show off our fantastic curriculum projects this half term. Don’t forget parents are welcome to come into the hall from 8.20 to see our showcase! Here’s a sneak preview of one of our volcanoes from Y4 getting tested! https://t.co/aIi9mK1psv

30/09/21

The teachers were very busy yesterday preparing new and exciting reading areas for the children in their classrooms! 📚 Pictures to follow after the children have seen 🤫

02/09/21

We are very excited to welcome back our children today for the new school year!

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Academy Admissions

Welcome to the Harris Junior Academy Carshalton Admissions information page. Our full policy, with details of our admissions criteria, can be downloaded from further down the page.  A brief summary of the application procedure follows, for Year 3 and in-year admissions. To view our full Admissions policy please see the attachment at the bottom of this page.

School Tour Dates

If you would like a tour of the school please contact the school office who will be happy to arrange this for you.

 

Academy Admissions Contact Details

Admissions Officer: Mrs Lauren Coote

Telephone: 0208 647 7324
Email: info@harrisjuniorcarshalton.org.uk 
Address: Harris Junior Academy Carshalton, Camden Road, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 2NS


Year 3 Applications

The Academy has an admission number of 90 in Year 3 for September 2022.

Applications for places in Year 3 should be made on the home Local Authority’s Common Application Form available here. These are accessible on the LA’s website and should be submitted in accordance with the LA’s published deadlines for applications (normally early to mid-January before the academic year in which the child is eligible for entry)

 

Any parent who wishes their child to transfer to a Junior school in September 2022 must apply before 15 January 2022. An application must be completed even if a child is at an attached Infants' school.

You can start your online application from 1st September 2021 and have until 15 January 2022 to apply. Offer day will be 19 April 2022.


In-Year Applications

If you are looking for a place at Harris Junior Academy Carshalton because you have recently moved into the area, or your child is at another school and you feel that a change of school would benefit their education and/or general well-being, you are entitled to apply for a school place. 

For an In Year application, you can download the application form from Sutton School Admissions Team's website:

www.sutton.gov.uk/admissions


For Parents/Carers who Wish to Appeal

Parent(s) wishing to appeal against the Academy’s decision on admissions, for any year group, should contact the school to discuss the matter. Further information will be given at this point.


Timeline of Appeal Process

September 2022 entry

Appeals resulting from applications which are turned down for admission in September 2019 will be heard according to the following timetable:

Allocation letters sent out     

Appeals lodged by      

Appeals will be heard in two stages between

19th April 2022

5pm on 10th May 2022

 June -  July 2022

Appeals lodged after these dates will be heard within 40 school days of the appeal deadline or 30 school days of being lodged, whichever is the later date.

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

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

The Appeal Hearing

The Academy will arrange for an Independent Appeals Panel to consider the Academy's reasons for refusal and your reasons for wanting to attend the Academy.  

The Panel will consist of 3 people (2 will have education experience and one will be an independent person with no education experience).

The Panel will consider the case put forward by you and the Academy. They must consider the admission arrangements for the Academy and the reasons why you want to attend that particular school.  The Panel must exercise its discretion by balancing the weight of your argument (for wanting to attend) against the Academy’s reasons for refusal i.e. the prejudice that one more student would cause to the education of the students already offered and the Health and Safety of all the students already attending the Academy, also taking into account the Academy's published admission arrangements.  

The decision of the Independent Appeals Panel is binding on the admissions authority and the Parents.

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