Brilliant news we have been awarded the SSAT Educational outcome award!!! Congratulations team!


Gamelan Dance workshop


Year 6 had an immersive insight into the human digestive system. After squishing bananas, crackers, orange juice and water together – the children separated the solids and liquids through a pair of tights.


Another fantastic result for our athletics team.. 2nd overall. Brilliant news!


Science Week children in year 5 investigating the journey of Usain ‘Electricity’ Bolt. This prompted the investigation into conductors and insulators; pupils refreshed their skills of making a circuit, as well as learning how they could effectively interrupt a circuit.


HPACH Choir ready for a wonderful evening at the O2


Fantastic news Our swimming team came 1st overall in the gala today at Blackshots. Absolutely phenomenal... well done team!!


Party time! KS2 children having a wonderful time!


Our fantastic Year 5 and 6 badminton team come 2nd in a five team group competition. Well done team!


netball team sporting our new kit!


Year 5 were greeted with a giant footprint in their classroom on Monday. Caution tape surrounded the scene, indicating an incident had taken place. The children enjoyed investigating the scene and used role play to perform their probing questions.


Our Merit award winners December 2018 with Mr Britt and Ms Rai.


Our Thurrock Cross Country gold Medallists 2018


Cross country Runners Up


Our Premier League Writing Competition winner with his wonderful trophy!


Year 5 immersed in a practical maths investigation. Children were surgeons saving patients by solving mathematical calculations using the four operations. Pupils demonstrated our core value of responsibility towards their independent mathematical enquiries.#mathsisfun


choir leading us in our first evening Carol Service. A lovely end to a fantastic Christmas celebration day!!


PTA organising Christmas games on our Christmas celebration day!!


PTA are working their Christmas magic. Hope to see as many of you all as possible for Carols by the tree tonight at 6.00 pm.


Our amazing PTA have got our grotto set up for Santa to visit the children of

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Staff and Governors at HPACH

Position Name
Executive Principal

Mr M Britt

Head of Academy

Ms R Rai

Assistant Principal (s)

Miss A Ellard

Mrs L Cottis

Admin Team

Mrs T Holland (Office Manager)


Miss A Uluhan (PA to Head of Academy and Office Admin)

Mrs J Farmer (Finance Officer and Office Admin)

Mrs J Harrison (Office Admin)

Business and Premises Team

Mrs T Hagger (Business Manager)

Mrs D Philpott (Finance Manager)

Mr M Anderson (Premises Management)

Mr G Fry (Caretaker)

Mr R Cooley (Caretaker)

Inclusion Team

Mrs Sandra Munson (SENCO)

Mrs M Plummer (Family and Pupil Support Worker)

Mrs M Baker (Speech & Language Teaching Assistant)

Mrs W Wells (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs J Greenhalgh (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs Kerry Yarwood (Teaching Assistant)

Mr Drew Whittington (Teaching Assistant)

Nursery Team

Miss R George (Early Years Lead)


Mrs F Wall (Lead Practitioner - Teacher)

Mrs D Cope (Teacher ICAN)

Mrs A Shah (ICAN)

Miss S Stear (Early Years Educator - ICAN)

Mrs C Lineham (Early Years Educator)

Reception Team

Miss R George (Early Years Lead)

Miss S McPherson (Teacher)

Mrs X Rice (Teacher)

Miss V Cooke (Teacher)

Miss A Knott (Early Years Educator)

Miss J Prince (Early Years Educator)

Miss H Johnson (Early Years Educator)

Year 1 Team

Mrs R Wry (Lead Practitioner - Teacher)

Miss E Murphy (Teacher)

Miss K Davis (Teacher)
Mrs J Savill (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs V Rudzikiene (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs N Mudhar (Teaching Assistant)

Year 2 Team

Mrs D Rahman (Lead Practitioner - Teacher)

Miss A Wilsmore (Teacher)

Miss E Mills-Robertson (Teacher)

Mrs J Morgan (Teaching Assistant)

Ms S Bridges (Teaching Assistant)

Year 3 Team

Ms E Csordas (Teacher)

Mrs L Cottis  (Assistant Principal)

Miss N Green (Teacher)

Mr J Hunt (Schools Direct Teacher)

Mrs Y Kurt (Teaching Assistant)

Year 4 Team

Mrs A Ellard (Assistant Principal)

Mrs S Nicolaou (Lead Practitioner - Teacher)

Miss K Woodgate (Teacher)

Miss K Hector (Teacher)

Mrs Jo Koomson(Teaching Assistant)

Year 5 Team

Ms A Ellard (Assistant Principal & Lead Practitioner)

Miss N Kemal (Teacher)

Mrs L Morris (Teaching Assistant)

Mr J Jenkins (Schools Direct Teacher)

Mrs L Morris (Teaching Assistant)

Year 6 Team

Miss A Nash (Lead Practitioner - Teacher)

Mr J Thomas (Teacher)

Miss C Ballinger (Teacher)

Mrs J Koomson (Teaching Assistant)

Cover Supervisors

Mrs K Adams

Mrs B Jackson

Mrs P York  


Specialist Staff



Mrs S Hare (Art)

Mr G Perry (Sport and P.E.)

Mr P Lakovou (Latin)

Ms K Truax (Mandarin)

Extended School Staff

Ms J Koomson (Extended Provision Leader)

Mrs S Sullivan

Mrs K Clemo

Miss E Tuck

Lunchtime Supervision Team

Mrs M Plummer (Pastoral - Breakaway)

Mrs L Bateman                                

Mrs V Bourne                         

Mrs Y Kurt

Mr G Perry (Sport)

Mrs N Mudhar                                   

Mrs J Legge                               

Mrs S Gibson                          

Cleaning Team

Miss V Bourne                                                     

Mrs M Hodgson      

Ms T Lammin                         

Mrs J Legge        


Miss R George (Assistant Principal at Mayflower Academy)

Clerk to Governing Body Ms Koyeli Solanki 
Governing Body

Details of Governors can be found under the Key Information tab section for the Governing Body


All Governors can be contacted via the clerk at this email address, or by writing to her at the academy office address:

Ms Koyeli Solanki

Harris Primary Academy Chafford Hundred

Mayflower Road, Essex RM16 6SA


To conatct any member of staff or for any queries, please contact us by email at Your message will be directed to the appropriate member of staff.