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17/05/22

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London borough of Lambeth - we're calling all students, careers advisors and friends📣 Join the Regeneration Brainery bootcamp with our partner . 📍 Clapham Park Cube, SW4 8EP 🕙 10am - 3pm 🥪 Free to attend, lunch inc. 🏗 Meet industry mentors & gain work experience https://t.co/hi02Kv5uy9

17/05/22

This week Year 12 A Level Psychology students have been looking back over the structure of the brain, nerves and writing the perfect answer. Only a few more weeks before summer exams, and they're preparing hard https://t.co/14Xd8c4iHj

16/05/22

This week our economists have been asked to consider the impact of rising inflation and whether the UK is heading for a recession. They will analyse the causes of the slowdown and consider what the Bank of England and government should do in response https://t.co/ppSB6aNGAO

16/05/22

Retweetd From James Handscombe

Yesterday the Times reported Professor David Abulafia’s defence of privilege. I’ve written to them to point out the flaws in his argument. https://t.co/Lob24hjc9m

09/05/22

Last week our A Level Art students developed their use of manual photography to create original images around the theme of 'Knowledge'. The images attached are titled 'Melanin Minded' and 'Blind but Bright.' Both pieces are aimed at combating stereotypes about young black men. https://t.co/6v4aE2GNq8

06/05/22

Retweetd From Harris Clapham Sixth Form Library

The latest display at library celebrates inspiring life stories from sports to politics to arts and culture. Check out the full list of books here: https://t.co/PSVcvaUuo6 https://t.co/Ro7S4VnkIB

05/05/22

All our science students have two extra challenge and support sessions a week. In these sessions, students focus on revising key content and practising exam questions. Here is an example from our Physics students on waves https://t.co/UiaMN7BsfT

26/04/22

Thierno Bah gave a powerful reading of the poignant poem, 'What Stephen Lawrence Has Taught Us' by Benjamin Zephaniah https://t.co/LXJWqL5v4y

26/04/22

Today's assembly reflected on Stephen Lawrence Day - which fell on 22nd April - and the wider questions around justice that this day brings to mind. We explored ideas and concepts of justice in philosophy, law and society, and reflected on whether we live in a just society. https://t.co/QjPVZJJ96M

26/04/22

Retweetd From Harris Clapham Sixth Form Library

Congratulations to the winners of the 2022 Spring Reading Challenge! Well done to our student and staff participants https://t.co/qlKfA8Z321

21/04/22

Every Wednesday are students take part in enrichment. This term one of our most popular activities is chess club https://t.co/g4Vx5vobdM

19/04/22

Retweetd From James Handscombe

First assembly with today. Stormzy and Shakespeare combined with a little of my own long-forgotten history to create the concept of "Boot Confidence" https://t.co/kOWMes1hIr

19/04/22

Retweetd From Harris Clapham Sixth Form Library

To mark the month of Ramadan, we have a new library display featuring books about Islam, Muslim characters and Muslim authors https://t.co/Xl8ehSVTyA

19/04/22

Retweetd From Harris Clapham Sixth Form Library

. Here are some library books for students interested in healthcare professions, plus see more on our online library catalogue: https://t.co/FizcOMA5Au https://t.co/0bPgqj8o91 https://t.co/eVyv85rybr

31/03/22

At the end of the day, all our students received a certificate of achievement. Thank you to the trainers and our students for being brilliant throughout the day https://t.co/e6jVtSlShp

31/03/22

Throughout the day they had the opportunity to practice their communication skills through mock interviews and presentations https://t.co/s0KtPhEkbt

31/03/22

Today our students had a day with to focus on developing their communication skills to help them prepare for university and the workplace. They began by identifying the skills they have gained from their different life experiences https://t.co/TxDJ9UHwRI

30/03/22

Today our students took part in a charity dodgeball tournament, to help us raise money for the Stephen Lawrence Day Foundation. Students enjoyed themselves, although they were not good enough to beat a staff team. Thank you for letting us use your sports hall https://t.co/8pfXyf0HkV

29/03/22

Today our students interested in medicine and healthcare had a talk from Dr Nikul Kotecha. He provided them with important advice about the highs and lows of being a medical professional, his application to medical school, and manging his wellbeing as a Doctor https://t.co/46hR1VNpJh

24/03/22

Today our A Level Biology students used differential staining and their understanding of microscopy to produce fantastic images showing vascular bundles in celery https://t.co/3zTgbn9fkG

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Student Leadership

Student Leadership is central to the success of our academy and our students. Through our academy student leadership offer, we will deliver leadership opportunities that give you the confidence to impact the world around you, to take on challenges and to lead others.

Leadership flows through everything we do at the academy, it is integral to the learning of all students and built into our cultural perspectives, sport and enrichment. There are also many formal leadership opportunities, where you can play a role in shaping academy systems and culture and affecting change.

Leadership opportunities and development at the academy will reflect those available in employment and higher education and offers real world leadership skills and responsibility. We want you to leave us with the knowledge and skills that leaders need to make a difference. As well as the extensive in-house offer, you are able to access opportunities for external accreditation.

We have defined five leadership capabilities that you can gain experience in. These are:

  • Self-motivation and self-reliance
  • Reflection and emotional intelligence
  • Influencing others and making change happen
  • Developing others through coaching and mentoring
  • Project management

You will then be able to select from the following leadership opportunities that develop their leadership capabilities:

Leadership Competency

Leadership Opportunities

Self-motivation and self-reliance

  • the universal offer of learning that empowers students to become leaders of their own learning through prep and reflection.
  • the Duke of Edinburgh scheme

Reflection and emotional intelligence

  • the universal offer of a tutor programme which has a sharp and ongoing focus on leadership, leadership development and involves self-assessment and reflection.
  • Women in Leadership Programme

Influencing others and making change happen

Student Parliament, including the following roles:

  • Student President and Vice Presidents
  • Environment Officer
  • Women’s’ Officer
  • Inclusion Officer
  • Anti-racism Officer
  • Student Welfare Officer
  • Mental Health Officer
  • Culture Officer
  • Teaching and Learning Officer
  • Event Organisers

Change Societies, including the following groups:

  • LGBTQ society
  • Women in Leadership group
  • Environment Society
  • Sixth Form Editorial (weekly, enrichment)
  • Curriculum Advisors
  • Book Group
  • Medicine, Veterinary and Dentistry Society
  • Debating Society

Developing others through coaching and mentoring

  • Student Mentors
  • Sports Leaders Qualifications
  • Leadership Skills Programme

Project Management

  • Young Enterprise Company Programme
  • Charities Committees who lead the academy’s social action work and charity fundraising events.