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What is our 6th Form curriculum ? Over 120 prospective students hearing from Ms Barker tonight about our teaching & the partnerships with top universities


Where to study your A Levels? Tonight we are opening our academy to a virtual tour with over 120 prospective candidates for our 6th Form - please do watch our films


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Our new issue of is now available to download featuring & so much more Subscribe for free at To read the latest magazine just click the link below..


Retweetd From HPA Philip Lane

We are very grateful to Barings for donating these lovely and nutritious Cottage Pies with root vegetables to all our Harris schools. Community spirit like this is helping our society draw closer together and support those in need🥦🧅🥕🌽🥧


The National Literacy Trust are offering an online programme of events which will run from Thurs 21st Jan-Fri 29th Jan. There are a range of free events for students, teachers, and parents to access. Please use the links in the PDF on our website to sign up for the free events.


Our BTEC Performing Arts students are very much looking forward to a talk from Peter Rice today on sound design. Thank you for making this happen! 🖥🎤🎧🎼


Thank you to you - you have lifted us all up since March & been the keynote to many an assembly or staff meeting. Thank you


Retweetd From Oak National Academy

We’re thrilled to launch the in partnership with , which will offer free books and audiobooks to pupils as they learn from home. 📚 This week, you can read 's The Story of Tracy Beaker. Visit 🙌


Retweetd From Dr Adam Rutherford

Parents, why don’t you let the one and only look after your kids at 2pm each day next week. Have a cup of tea, she’s got this.


Retweetd From Soarpoints

So many people go above and beyond to help children thrive and much thanks to who have helped so many London school provide high quality meals for families in need.


Huge thank you to the Thomas Franks Foundation and for delivering quality food to us to distribute to our families. Please get in touch if you need support.


The PE Department will be posting weekly physical challenges that can be completed at home. Check our website or click on the YouTube link below to see next week's challenge. 💪⏱️👟 PE Challenge - WC 18th Jan via


PROBLEM RESOLVED Microsoft Teams is now working. Please attend your live lessons as normal. Well done on almost full attendance at lessons.


Families should use today for any lessons if your TEAMs is down. Live lessons may suffer temporary connection problems. We are aware of an issue with some staff & students losing access to Microsoft Teams overnight. Apologies for this issue.


Remote Learning Glitch this morning. Microsoft Teams has gone down this morning at our academy. Please do be patient while we fix this technical problem.


Retweetd From NCA

'N17' a radio programme from has been shortlisted for Best Arts Project in this year's Awards. Congrats to all involved 🏅❤️


Retweetd From RoughHouse Theatre

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that our audio documentary in association with has been nominated for Best Arts Project in this year's awards. Beyond proud and huge thanks to all at


Retweetd From RoughHouse Theatre

So are we. They are brilliant. Congratulations you lovely people ❤


⭐️Exciting news⭐️ The National Campaign for the Arts has shortlisted our N17 broadcast for the Best Arts Project 2021. It is one of only 12 projects across the UK to be shortlisted. We are incredibly proud of our students, Chloe and Kane, who made this project possible!


Teachers at Harris Tottenham are receiving Asymptomatic testing for Covid each week. No positive tests yet within staff body since Jan 5th. We continue to monitor and risk assess all those in the academy at this time.

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Governance & Scheme of Delegation (Academies)

The role of governor

Within England, there are over 300,000 School/Academy Governors, who form the largest volunteer force in the country. The roles of individual Governors, and subsequently members of a Governing Body, work collectively to perform a strategic role and carry out key functions such as:

  • Discuss and set the aims and objectives for the Academy.
  • Set the required policies for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Set the required targets for achieving those aims and objectives.
  • Monitor and evaluate the progress that the Academy is making towards it’s set aims and objectives.

Finally the role of role of the Academy Governor is to be a source of challenge and support to the Executive Principal, i.e. a 'critical friend.'

The governing body of Harris Academy Tottenham

The Academy is a member of the Harris Federation. Ultimate responsibility for the Academy rests with the Board of Trustees of the Federation, (Federation governance details and scheme of delegation can be found here), but much of the work of the Board is delegated to the Local Governing Body (the Governors of the Academy). Some Governors are appointed by the Federation whilst others are elected by parents or guardians of students at the Academy or by staff. The details of the Governors at Harris Academy Tottenham are shown below.

The Chair of the Academy Governing Body at Harris Academy Tottenham is Ms Amanda Dewinter. Ms Dewinter can be contacted via Harris Academy Tottenham's address or via the Clerk to the Governing Body.

The Clerk to the Governing Body is Mr Robert Hawker who can be contacted by email:

Governing body 2020-21


Date of Appointment /reappointment

Term of Office

Appointed as

Resignation Date

Relevant Business and Pecuniary

Interests declared

Meetings attended



Key Responsibilities

Sir Daniel Moynihan


4 years

Sponsor Governor


CEO of Harris Federation





Ms Amanda Dewinter 01/09/2020 4 Years Sponsor Governor, Chair of Governing Body N/A None N/A    

Mr Nick Soar


Ex officio

Executive Principal






Ms Emily Smith 01/09/2018 Ex officio Head of Primary N/A None N/A    

Ms Carolyn English


4 years

Sponsor Governor, (Special Educational Needs and Disabilities and Equalities)


Harris Federation Director of Secondary Education

Sister - Harris Federation Principal of School Improvement

Son - Chair of Governors at HASN



SEN/D and Inclusion

Mr Mario Barosevcic


4 years

Sponsor Governor





Curriculum - Modern languages

Ms Farida Momtaz


4 years

Parent Governor





Student Welfare – Safeguarding / Health & Safety

Ms Sofina Begum 14/03/2018 4 years Staff Governor (Teaching) N/A None 3/3    
Mr Darryl Scott 18/11/2020 4 years Sponsor Governor N/A None


  6th Form
Mr Marlon Bruce 22/01/2019 4 years Sponsor Governor N/A None 2/3    
Mr Richard Alderman 12/02/2020 4 years Sponsor Governor N/A None N/A    
Ms Kofo Anifowoshe 01/09/2020 4 Years Sponsor Governor N/A None N/A    
Mr Joe Cudderford 01/09/2020 4 Years Sponsor Governor N/A None N/A    
Ms Pamela Sammons 01/09/2020 4 Years Sponsor Governor N/A None N/A    

Former members of the governing body

A list of members who have resigned in the past 12 months.

Name Date of Appointment/ reappointment Term of Office Appointed as Resignation Date Relevant Business and Pecuniary  Interests declared
Mr Robert Tolhurst


4 Years Sponsor Governor, Chair of Governing Body September 2020 None
Mr Rob Hewitt


4 Years Sponsor Governor, Chair of Finance and General Purposes September 2020 Cabinet Office - Senior Policy Advisor
Mr Kamran Mahmood 01/09/2016 4 Years Sponsor Governor October 2020 None


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