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24/09/20

Be part of the Harris Academy Wimbledon! Learn more about us by joining our virtual Prospective Parents’ Evening on Tuesday 6th October. In addition, we will be holding Virtual Open Mornings. Visit: https://t.co/aVDzkxfjFc further information and to register. https://t.co/BnmeQHybMk

23/09/20

The first outcomes of exposure printing / cyanotypes from the Year 7 Photography Enrichment group https://t.co/AGeFf6NLbM

18/09/20

Congratulations to Aaryan , who completed the GSL Summer Catalyst programme over the summer. Aaryan worked extremely hard to achieve all six certificates. Well done! https://t.co/0rGP2SvWSZ

17/09/20

Extracurricular clubs kicked off this week! We’ve had a range of clubs from Netball to Scientific Drawing where students have learnt to draw an anatomically correct heart - complete with a real heart to inspire! https://t.co/j3Mxh19gdx

15/09/20

An update from the new build! https://t.co/vZrrXwLyPO

06/09/20

For those using the coach service from South Wimbledon, students should arrive for their designated departure time. School will officially start at 10.30am but students arriving on their own at HAMD should aim to be at the school for 10am.

04/09/20

We are really looking forward to welcoming our new Year 7s to the HAWI community on Monday. Please make sure you arrive ready for 10am. Year 8s need to arrive before 8:30am and Year 9 are expected before 9:25am. See you on Monday!

17/07/20

LAST CHANCE TO BOOK FREE places for a fully funded virtual Global Social Leaders Summer Catalyst programme for students aged 11-15. Visit: https://t.co/vgLiHiuzDz to find out more & book

16/07/20

It has been fantastic to welcome our students in for their review days. Great to hear about what they have been up to and how much they are looking forward to September! https://t.co/06GEgjbznV

15/07/20

All the teaching staff are gathered to celebrate the hard work and outstanding efforts of our students at our virtual honours evening. A great opportunity to show respect to all the brilliant achievements in challenging times https://t.co/BfJoKzJN71

10/07/20

The first of four days welcoming back our students for their Academic Review Meetings with their House Tutor. Lots of smiles and excitement all round! https://t.co/O32tJGfuvL

09/07/20

Well done to all our students who have taken part in the School Games programme. An outstanding effort in challenging times! Congratulations to the PE department for making this happen https://t.co/QBVtjscfVt

09/07/20

Our students aged 11 to 15 are eligible for FREE places on a fully funded virtual Global Social Leaders Summer Catalyst ! Visit: https://t.co/vgLiHiuzDz to find out more & book

30/06/20

Sports Day - Well done to all who took part in a fantastic array of fitness, strength and co-ordination challenges yesterday - Mr Riches and Miss Timmins are going through over 1400 entries! So impressive! Huge thanks to the PE department for putting on such a great event.

30/06/20

Retweetd From Harris Wimbledon PE

Virtual sports day is over. What an amazing effort from all houses ! It’s been incredible watching the videos and seeing some outstanding resilience, independence and sporting performance. We have over 1400 entries to verify. Results will be announced at hounours evening 15/07

30/06/20

Harris Wimbledon has been recognised as a ‘Super School’ by Hegarty Maths – an accolade given to the top 10% Hegarty schools – thanks to our students’ amazing work on the platform over the past year! An incredible achievement! Keep up the hard work everyone. https://t.co/hlULCq5pXR

26/06/20

Our students have been creating Start Profiles to help them explore job opportunities that may interest them - at the moment the most popular job is Performing Arts Teacher!

25/06/20

The first Virtual Careers Day for our students takes place on Tuesday 30 June. If you want to get ahead in careers, have a look at what is on offer at the London Careers Festival. Loads of workshops and webinars for students to explore! https://t.co/QrTbpgOVS1

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Useful Links

 

Information for young people and families in Merton:


Healthy living and eating

Alive n' Kicking is a specialist service who provide help and support students and their families on healthy eating and nutrition: 020-8646-7795E merton@ank.uk.com

Eating Disorders Association Youth Line: 0845-634-7650

NHS Smoking Helpline: 0800-169-0169

Release: 020-7729-9904

Stop Smoking Service: 020-8725-0981


Emotional Wellbeing and positive mental health

Saneline (Mental Health): 0845-767-8000

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) CAMHS is used as a term for all services that work with children and young people who have difficulties with their emotional or behavioural wellbeing. This service is for children and adolescents up to the age of 18 who are experiencing mental health problems   020 8254 8061

Hearts & Minds - drop-in group A weekly drop-in run by a peer support group for young people experiencing mental health issues. Hearts & Minds is run by volunteers who have experience of mental illness themselves. The group offers a relaxed space to either join in with different activities or just have a chat. heartsandmindsinfo@gmail.com NHS Direct: 0845 4647

The Mix - Essential support for under 25s The Mix (formerly YouthNet) provides information and emotional support for young people in the UK. Offers peer support and advice and guidance to support young people with challenges they may face, including in the areas of mental health, sex and relationships, crime and safety, bullying, drugs and alcohol. 0808 808 4994 (free) https://www.themix.org.uk

National Self-Harm Network Forum An online forum providing crisis support, information and resources, advice, discussions and distractions. Closely monitored, available 24/7 The NSHN Forum is a support site, a safe environment to help understand the mechanisms resulting in self harm and cope with it and related problems. http://www.nshn.co.uk/forum/index.php

Young Minds (Mental Health): www.youngminds.org.uk

Off the Record  Free and confidential counselling to young people aged 11-25 in the Borough of Merton.See website for more information on drop in service every Wednesday.  https://www.talkofftherecord.org/merton/

Drugs and Alcohol misuse

FRANK - Friendly, confidential drugs advice FRANK provides friendly, free and confidential information 24/7 for young people and their families about drugs, addiction, where to get help and what to do if you're worried that someone you know is taking drugs. 0300 123 6600 TEXT 82111 frank@talktofrank.com

Catch 22 - drugs, alcohol and sexual health support service in Merton a specialist service that supports young people to reduce the use of substances, promote sexual health and positive health choices through early intervention, prevention and substance misuse treatment for young people  020 3701 8641/43  msm@catch-22.org.uk

General Health

School Nursing Service School Nurses work with school-age children and young people to improve their health outcomes, support them with identified health needs and disability in school, and to ensure that they reach their full educational potential. School Nurses are based in community clinics and work in schools, 020 8102 3350

Sexual Health

Check it Out (Sexual Health SW London) The Check It Out team offers a specialist sexual health service to young people. Contraception and sexual health drop-in services for young people under 20 are provided in clinics and schools in Sutton and Merton.  033 300 2100 (appointments)  020 3458 5115 Patrick Doody Clinic

Rape and Sexual Abuse - Support for girls and young women: 020-8683-3300

Survivors UK - Rape & Sexual abuse support for boys and young men: 0845-1221-201 - www.survivorsuk.org


Housing and Benefits Advice

CAB - Citizens Advice Bureau: 0870-128-8070

National Debtline: 0808-808-4000 www.nationaldebtline.co.uk


Travel

London Travel Information: 020-7222-1234 www.tfl.gov.uk

National Express Coach Enquiries: 08705-808-808 www.nationalexpress.com

National Rail Enquiries: 08457-48-49-50 www.nationalrail.co.uk

 

Information, Advice, Counselling & Support

Care Law - Information for young people in care www.carelaw.org.uk

ChildLine: 0800-1111 - www.childline.org.uk

Gamcare - Advice and support with gambling: 0845-6000-133 

Jigsaw 4 U - Advocacy for looked after young people: 020-8687-1384

Kidscape - Anti bullying - www.kidscape.org.uk

NSPCC: 0808-800-5000 - www.there4me.com

Victim Support: 0845-30-30-90

Galop Helpline - Homaphobic violence and police issues: 020-7704-2040

 

School Performance Tables

Find and Compare Schools in England - https://www.gov.uk/school-performance-tables