6 Dec

Celebrating Student Success

Celebrating the many talents of our young people at Harton Academy is a huge pleasure. We are proud to announce that Emma Stephenson in Year 13 has gained her senior adult black belt in karate. She now has the honour of being called Senpai, or 'Teacher'. Not only has Emma succeeded in her karate, but also in her academic studies as well. Emma has also previously had success in the Karate-do Goj...

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3 Dec

Hospitality and Hope

Harton Academy are incredibly proud to be working with an amazing charity based in South Shields. Hospitality and Hope are working to improve community wellbeing, reduce homelessness, increase employability and most profoundly for many, tackle food insecurity in our local area.   As many of you will already know, food banks have become a lifeline for many residents of our town, and the school i...

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SEND An Update Issue 1 SQ
25 Nov

SEND An Update Newsletter

South Tyneside Local Authority have asked all schools to share the new quarterly newsletter - SEND An Update. If you would like this in hard copy, please contact the Equal Opportunities Department in school. Click here to dow...

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6th Form Open Evening 12 January 2022 SQ
22 Nov

6th Form Open Evening

Dear Students/Parents/Carers, The new date for our 6th Form Open Evening is Wednesday 12th January 6.00pm - 8.00pm. The application process is currently open via the Apply section of the Harton 6th form website and the deadline for applications is at present the end of January but this will be reviewed in the near future and the website updated if it changes at all. ...

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Young People Health & Wellbeing Priorities QR code
18 Nov

Young People Health & Wellbeing Priorities

A group of young people have worked with the Public Health Team to decide a number of different health priorities. We now want more young people to help us decide which of these are most important for us to focus on over the next few years. Your answers can make a real difference to young people in South Tyneside. Please access the links or the QR code below to share your views and make a diffe...

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Ofqual Assessment Arrangemens 2021-22 SQ
15 Nov

Ofqual update regarding assessment arrangement 2021-2022

We advise students and parents to follow the link shown below. This will take you to an open letter and video from Jo Saxton (Chief regulator of Ofqual). In this letter and video, she summarises the arrangements for external assessments for the academic year 2021-22. ...

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Leavers Hoodie 2022
10 Nov

Harton Academy Leavers’ Hoodies

We are offering Year 11 leavers the chance to purchase a leavers’ hoody.  These will be in the school colour of navy blue and will be available in small, medium, large and extra-large*sizing below.  There is also the option to personalise your hoody. The cost is £17.50 (without personalisation) or £19.00 for a personalised hoody. Payments are to be received by Friday 10 D...

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Poem written last year by McKenzie Davies - image007
9 Nov

Poem written by McKenzie Davies

At Harton Academy, we are proud of the creative efforts of all our young people. Here are pictures from Sainsburys in Shrewsbury to commemorate Remembrance Day, using a poem written last year by McKenzie Davies (Y10). Mckenzie's most recent poem is being used for the Remembrance Day Service by the Military Wives Choir in Shropshire this year. [gallery type="rectangular" ids="83263,83262,8326...

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Year 8 Meet the Tutor Evening
3 Nov

Year 8 ‘Meet the tutor’ Parents’ Evening

Dear Parent/Carer Year 8 ‘Meet the tutor’ Parents’ Evening I would like to extend to you a warm invitation to visit the school on the evening of Wednesday 17 November. This will be the occasion of the Year 8, ‘Meet the Tutor’, Parents’ evening. The evening is an opportunity to provide you with feedback about how your child has settled into Year 8. This is particu...

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6th Form Open Evening Postponed SQ
2 Nov

6th Form Open Evening Postponed

Dear Students/Parents/Carers It is with much regret that, following Public Health advice, we have been forced to postpone Thursday’s 6th Form Open Evening. Hopefully, we may well be able to host the evening in early December or alternatively produce a Virtual Open Evening. The application process does still open on Monday 8th November via the Apply section of the Harton...

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