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18 May

Non-uniform day - Tuesday 22 May 2018

We would like to give you advance notice that Tuesday 22 May will be a non-uniform day. As is tradition, the suggested donation per student will be £1.00. We will use this occasion to raise funds for the ‘Together Forever Trust’, set up in memory of two of South Tyneside’s own: Chloe Rutherford and Liam Curry, who were killed in the Manchester Arena Bombings on 22 May 2017. Chloe was a p...

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14 May

Medal success at the world school games

World school games 2018 - Marrakesh-Casablanca Morocco Year 13 Harton student Rachel Taylor has just returned after representing the England swim team in the World School Games in Marrakesh, Morocco. The England swim team consisted of 24 swimmers from all over the country- 12 boys and 12 girls selected on the basis of national rankings. Rachel stayed in the Plam Plaza hotel with the E...

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9 May

Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award practice expeditions

In the searing heat on the bank holiday weekend record numbers of 6th form students completed their training of the expedition section of the award at both silver and gold level. Some students had completed the bronze and silver sections previously but for many it was their first time and certainly a learning...

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26 Apr

Introduction of New School Uniform

Following an extensive consultation with students, parents and teachers, the Governing Body has decided to go ahead with the introduction of a new school uniform. This is in line with many schools locally and nationally and will ensure that Harton Academy students are proud to be dressed in a uniform that is both practical and attractive. The outcome of the consultation has led to a number of c...

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23 Apr

Durham University Visit

Sixteen year 12 students recently visited Durham University to help them research future progression options. We were delighted that two former 6th form students – Chloe who is a first year Psychology and Education undergraduate and Courtney who is a second year undergraduate studying Anthropology and Socio...

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27 Mar

Easter Newsletter

The latest edition of our termly newsletter is now available. Click here to download our latest newsletter. * Adobe PDF reader required. ...

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26 Mar

Kirkland Rowell Surveys and Potential Uniform Change

Our Ref: KAG/_JE/ADM334 Date: 26 March 2018 Dear Parent/Carer Kirkland Rowell Surveys and Potential Uniform Change Parents will be aware that we recently made an electronic version of the Kirkland Rowell survey available for completion. We would like to offer our thanks to all who have completed that version of the survey. ...

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23 Mar

Conditional Offer letters

Conditional Offer letters have now been sent by email. Any queries, please contact Karen Belfield, 6th Form Administration via

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22 Mar

End of term arrangements

End of term is Thursday 29th March. This will be a normal school day with buses available at the usual time. Thursday will also be a non-uniform day. The suggested donation is £1.00. Proceeds will be allocated to charities by the student Charity Board. There will be no relaxation of the school rule regarding the wearing of jewellery. We ask parents to ensure that non-uniform wear is appropriat...

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