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20/10/17

Growth mindset continues to delve into our brains, questioning just how much of our brain we use. https://t.co/WE2TWEDSPp

19/10/17

Parents & carers are invited to attend an e-safety workshop, hosted at HGABR on 13 November 2017, 5-6pm. This session starts at 5pm prompt https://t.co/K21Q7XUKJb

18/10/17

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PARENTS: Check out our parent information tool, full of advice to support your child apply to uni 👉 https://t.co/4ROA9hPMzv 👈

18/10/17

Quote of the week: "As the island of our knowledge grows, so does the shore of our ignorance." By John Wheeler

18/10/17

Reflections this week questions whether slavery still exists today and the definition of slavery. https://t.co/KE6jtkOjP5

17/10/17

Can you complete our numeracy challenges this week? Try to remember and use the key words. https://t.co/sP8ZTPgQyy

17/10/17

Word of the week is repudiate. Think of how you can use this word in your class work, to build your word of the week cards up. https://t.co/B1JwYzwAYC

16/10/17

Please note that the academy will finish at the normal time this Friday, for the half term

13/10/17

HGABR tops the performance table for pupil progress in Bromley! https://t.co/hrSHUErSbA

13/10/17

Growth mindset this week is exploring the sentence of 'my brain is like a muscle that grows'. https://t.co/FWBuzM81pp

12/10/17

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New tables put as top performer in for pupil progress https://t.co/i2ASuxP92A

11/10/17

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What does being mean to you?

11/10/17

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The greatest lesson a girl can be taught? That she already has everything within her to succeed https://t.co/F8W7wjIo71

11/10/17

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Today's ! What advice would you pass on to inspire girls? https://t.co/ToNf7j7cBR

11/10/17

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Inspire future generations on International Day of the Day!! https://t.co/cyW9k1QbXE

11/10/17

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What exciting career opportunities can be opened up from studying STEM subjects?

11/10/17

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11/10/17

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We're celebrating with as much girl-power as we can muster! Here's 16 powerful quotes from women: https://t.co/SjJK41JDJV

11/10/17

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For Year 1 learnt about the world class athlete Usain Bolt in PE. https://t.co/dRaEAUnPUt

11/10/17

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There's more than one route into when you're aged 16. https://t.co/5CFjJzIZ5v

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

The Governing Body

Mrs Rosalyn Wilton
Chair of Governors

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Ros has been Chair of Governors ay Harris Girls' Academy Bromley since it opened in 2011. She is also Vice Chair of the Harris Federation Board.

In a career spanning four decades, Ros has held a number of high profile positions in the City, particularly within the finance and technology sectors.

As a Director of the London International Financial Futures Exchange (LIFFE), she was the first woman to serve on the board of any Exchange in the UK or Europe. She was also the first woman to be appointed to the Reuters Executive Committee, making her the most senior woman in the Reuters Group at that time.

Ros read Mathematics at the University of London. In 2016, she was appointed to the University of London’s Board of Trustees.

She is a familiar figure to our students and staff, regularly giving talks and also overseeing Mathematics at the academy as part of the governing body’s commitment to each support a different subject department. 

 


Ms Sally Watson
Chair of Finance and General Purpose Committee/Sponsor Governor

Sally became a governor at our academy in 2015 and chairs the Finance and General Purposes Committee of our governing body. 

After studying for a degree in History, Sally qualified as a Chartered Accountant. Her career included twenty years in the banking sector. 


Mr John Drewry
Sponsor Governor

John lives in Beckenham and decided to become a governor because he wanted to give something back after a career in marketing communications.  He runs a business specialising in writing and training other people to write well. 

As a patron of the Nursing Memorial Appeal, he is committed to raising money for a permanent memorial to all nurses who died in the two World Wars, and to provide a scholarship for nurses to study particular aspects of conflict and humanitarian aid in nursing.

John is also a full member of Equity, with considerable experience as an actor and director.


Mr Marsha Berg
Sponsor Governor

Marsha has a degree in English from University College London and a Postgraduate Diploma in Business from Birkbeck, University of London.

A Beckenham local, she works in property management and is Director of a university and school Yearbook company. She has been a governor at our academy since 2011.


Ms Evadne Bygrave
Parent Governor

Evadne has a daughter at Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley and is a parent governor.

A primary school teacher by profession, she also leads a campaign to encourage reading of whole books in primary schools.


Mr Christopher Carr
Sponsor Governor

Christopher joined our governing body in 2015. He is lead governor for Safeguarding and Welfare at Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley.

Since graduating from York with a degree in Politics, he has worked in the field of social and economic consultancy. Through his work, which has involved evaluating literacy and numeracy programmes and supporting government reforms to provision for children with special educational needs and disabilities, he has developed a specialist knowledge of the education system.


Mr Ashleigh Ainsley
Sponsor Governor

Ashleigh is a strategist with experience in technology and retail.

As a co-founder of Colourintech, he is actively involved in opening access to tech companies for talented young people from diverse backgrounds.

Ashleigh graduated in 2014 with a degree in Geography from the University of Oxford


Mr James Stagg
Sponsor Governor

As MFL Consultant with the Harris Federation, James leads on raising attainment and the profile of languages across the Federation, as well as coordinating the Mandarin-specific aspects of the Harris School Direct programme.

James has worked for the Harris Federation for 3 years. He began studying Mandarin at the University of Central Lancashire in 2009. As an undergraduate, James studied Business Management and Chinese, studying in a University in Beijing and doing an internship with a company in China. James began his teaching role at Harris Academy South Norwood as Teacher of Mandarin, progressing on to Subject Leader of Mandarin and then onto Mandarin Consultant for the Federation in September 2016. James has experience of teaching to Secondary and primary students through his role. James’ key interests lie in mentoring new teachers and in encouraging new schools to begin teaching Mandarin as part of their curriculum. Most recently, James achieved his masters in education and is currently studying towards the NOQSL for senior school leadership. 


We will be adding to this page with the biographies of our Governors, so please watch this space!

Click here to view further information relating to our Governors and the areas they oversee within the Academy.