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Croissants and chemistry at HLAW for the science GCSE.Year 11 on fire each morning at minute— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () May 17, 2024


Results of the Yr 8 & 10 Brent Athletics Tournament So many students will now represent the borough at Middlesex! Well done all. Angelina, Ore and Jadae will make up 3/4 of relay team at Middlesex for YR8 girls!Year 8 Girls finished 2nd and year 10 girls 3rd overall— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () May 10, 2024


We are looking forward to speaking with lots of prospective tomorrow (Saturday 11th May 2024) at one of our placement academies! Our friendly tutor team will be in from 10am - 2pm to answer all of your questions!— NIoT @ Harris Initial Teacher Education () May 10, 2024


Year 7&9 Brent Athletics team and the 200m and High Jump borough champions who will represent Brent at the Middlesex Athletics Championships in the Summer🎉— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () May 7, 2024


Great parent session with GamCare this evening looking at the complexities of gaming and gambling for our young people. One parent said “really appreciate you offering this session: makes it easier for us parents navigating the complexity of these matters” — Harris Academy St John’s Wood () May 2, 2024


If you are interested in the terrible impact on children and families living long-term in unsuitable temporary accommodation, listen to this podcast - thank you to the parents who shared their stories— Harris Federation () May 1, 2024


the school is looking lovely this Spring morning— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () April 26, 2024


This year 7 is super proud of the 3 accolade post cards she received this week! Go Inayah! 🌟— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () April 21, 2024


WOW! HATO family- your community spirit never ceases to amaze us! Thank you to all who joined us for our annual Eid Tea Party today, it was so wonderful to see our community come together to celebrate by sharing food, laughter, games & dancing!— HarrisTottenham () April 17, 2024


Brilliant drama showcase now singing & channelling their 1980s Jon Bon Jovi - a packed theatre— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () April 18, 2024


Awards Evening kicks off with performance from HLAW music club! What a band! 🎤🪘🎹 🎶— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 14, 2024


BOOKS BOOKS BOOKS 😍 so excited to give out our prizes for tonight’s Awards Evening 📚 🏆— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 14, 2024


Great game by Preston Manor & great sportsmanship by one and all. Thank you for coming. All your team played with such effort and skill— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 8, 2024


For , year 7 were lucky to have a visit from Dan Hischovits, a lawyer at the Roald Dahl story company. Tying in with , he spoke about careers in publishing, Roald Dahl’s life and read a bit of the BFG!— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 8, 2024


Excellent Year 9 Parents Evening tonight.— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 7, 2024


Happy ! We love reading at HLAW and read every day. What are you reading?— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 7, 2024


Proud to support our sister school and the Headteacher of Primary Emily Smith. Please do sign up, every little helps.— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () March 5, 2024


Can you spare £10?Crowdfunding to support children and their families at Harris Academy Tottenham. on JustGiving— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () February 20, 2024


Happy Lunar New Year to all celebrating! 🐉 🌙— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () February 11, 2024


While most of their teachers are around London doing subject specific professional development with , lucky year 11 get a day of Walking Talking Mocks in maths, English and science. They are being brilliant scholars today, taking it super seriously.— Harris Lowe Academy Willesden () February 9, 2024

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Joining Us in Year 7

One of the biggest challenges that any student faces during their academic career is the transfer from primary to secondary school. 

We are confident that we have an excellent transition programme to ensure that students settle in quickly and enjoy their first few weeks at Harris Lowe Academy Willesden. This includes close relationships with our feeder primary schools; opportunities for students to visit the academy several times, for instance to watch school productions or take part in the community clubs and classes; a FREE summer school and an effective induction process to familiarise students and families with the Academy before and after their arrival.

Transition dates 2024

Year 6 Interviews

Dates: Monday 10th June to Friday 14th June 2024

Timing: 9:15 - 11:15am

Each family will be sent a letter with their appointment time. Students must attend this interview with a parent and will meet a key member of staff from Harris Lowe Academy Willesden to support the transition and registration process and answer any questions.

Online Parent Information Evening

Date: Monday 24th June 2024

Timing: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Parents will receive a presentation from key staff on the transition process, answer any questions about taster day or summer school and go through some of the policies and procedures at Harris Lowe Academy Willesden.

Year 6 Taster Day

Date: Friday 28th June 2024

Timing: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Students will attend Harris Lowe Academy Willesden and meet their peers and their Learning Advisor. They will spend a day experiencing life as a Harris Lowe Academy Willesden Student. All details will be emailed to parents directly.

Arts Exhibition

Date: Wednesday 3rd July 2024

Timing: 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm

All of our new Year 7 students and their families are invited to attend our summer Arts Exhibition which showcases GCSE, A-level and Sixth Form work from all the arts, Media & Catering students. It is a wonderful, informal event and will be another opportunity to get familiar with our School Community.

Summer School

Dates: Monday 29th July - Friday 2nd August 2024

Timings: 9:00am - 2:00pm

All of our new Year 7 students are invited to attend our Summer School. Students will take part in a range of activities throughout the week including sport, cooking, Numeracy, computing, art and so much more!