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.

Latest News

Category / All Articles

Posted on March 20th 2017

Science Club Makes 'Elephant's Toothpaste'

Science club3

Every Thursday a new science challenge awaits our keen scientists at our HBAED after-school science club.

Over the last few weeks the boys have made parachutes and floating boats in a competition to see who has the best engineering skills.

This week the boys made ‘elephant’s toothpaste’ (a fantastic hydrogen peroxide chemistry experiment) and showed each other how magnesium burns bright in a Bunsen burner.

Year 7 Science Intervention

Every Friday at 7.30am a group of boys and Miss Gringeri learn a topic in science and do an exam questions. The aim of this is to improve their progress scores. Along with it the boys get a free breakfast!

Science week 3