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Congratulations Lisa! Our boys really enjoyed being part of the awards and reading all the terrific books. Thank you to all the amazing authors and looking forward to next year!


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She did indeed! Southwark Book Award 2018 goes to Lisa Thompson for her brilliant debut THE GOLDFISH BOY! Voting was close but clear! Well done students from , you read, you judged, you chose!


We're soooo to have received two educational outcomes awards from - one for being in the top 20% of schools for student attainment in 2017, and the second for being in the top 10% for student progress. Great work boys, parents, staff, governors...!


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We love celebrating reading at Harris Garrard! Can you guess which books we have popped out of?


We're very impressed by this that Yaseen made as part of a 'stretch and challenge' task for . The creativeness of the resources used is very impressive. And it sounds great!


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We announce this year's Southwark Book Award shortlist : BOOKED, GOLDFISH BOY, WELCOME TO NOWHERE, THE HUNTRESS: SEA, SHADOW MAGIC & LIE KILL WALK AWAY. Southwark students currently deep in reading & judging mode!


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Harris Boys Academy East Dulwich is looking for an Innovation Leader for Geography. Apply now


Axel, Markell and Hassan are the first of our pupils to have been awarded over 4,000 Harris Points so far this year – a fantastic effort! Read about the rewards they get at


Because of the continuing cold weather the school will be closed on Friday 2 March except for students in years 10-11, who should come in at the usual time. However, school will end at 2pm to give the boys in years 10-11 more time to get home safely. Thank you.


Due to bad weather the school will be closed today, Thursday 1 March. Because of technical issues we're having some problems updating our website with this information just now but to confirm the school is closed today. Apologies for the inconvenience.


Interested in 's Republic? Why making mistakes is good for you? 's Principia? What is community? What makes British values? Take a look at our assembly presentations which cover all these and more. Downloadable from


Our teachers have compiled subject-by-subject resources for all our Year 11s. Lots to look. Visit - hope you find them helpful


In only 102 schools across England and Wales do students who are eligible for free school meals perform as well or better than other students. And we're very proud to be one of them


We're proud to have received the national for the 2nd time. It's given to schools championing equality and is recognised by Ofsted. It shows that EVERY boy will be supported to succeed. Find out more at


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Schools Standards Minister says Harris Federation is ‘leading the way’ on delivering excellent results for pupils


Really proud of our boys and staff for being 3rd out of 55 similar schools nationally in today's Department for Education figures, and in top 6% for student progress. Amazing work!


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Secondary school added value league tables out today - E.Dulwich very fortunate to have


We're really looking forward to welcoming author Phil Earle () to our academy on Tues 30 Jan. He'll be talking about his love of writing, Frazzles and Hull - among other things

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Posted on July 7th 2016

Renaissance Day, Thursday 7 July - What Happened?

Pictures from our latest Renaissance Day on Thursday 7th July. Renaissance days are when our normal timetable is suspended for all students so that they can take part in a variety of educational activities and workshops.

At London Zoo on a geography and science trip looking at conservation and animal adaptation. Here we're learning about how vets in Gujurat treat injured lions.

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At St Paul's Cathedral to learn about religious expression through architecture, and Christianity in British history.

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Sebastian wins the javelin during our Year 7 sports event, taking place all day at King's College Sports Ground.

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The whole of year 7 were with the PE department for Renaissance Day on Thursday, at King’s College Sports Ground. The boys were split into four very even teams. The morning saw the games events with fierce competition at football, handball, softball and cricket.

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The afternoon saw the athletics competitions. All of the disciplines were represented including throwing, jumping, long distance, sprinting and the best part……. the relays.

After an excellent afternoon the final scores were released and the boys left after a tiring but highly competitive day. The final standing were: 1st Red team – captain, Gareth; 2nd Blue team – captain, Ethan; 3rd Orange team – captain, Terron; 4th Green team – captain, Harry.

At St Paul's Cathedral learning about religion and architecture (and enjoying spectacular views!).

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The whole group enjoying the sunshine at London Zoo.

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Getting ready to meet the tigers in Tiger Territory at London Zoo.

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Taking a well-earning break during our Year 7 sports event, taking place all day at King's College Sports Ground.

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Up close and person with the butterflies at London Zoo.

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Jem and Hassan as gorillas at London Zoo!

Jem & Hassan as Gorillas!

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London Zoo

Here are full details of all the educational trips.

Year 7 – Sports

A sports day for the whole of Year 7, hosted at Kings College Sports Ground.

Year 8 – Science

Some students visited London Zoo, where they studied animal habitats, the impact of modern society on the environment, and endangered species.

All other students were at the Academy for the day, completing a team-based physics project, with prizes for the winning teams!

St Pauls

Year 9 – Religion, philosophy and self-expression

Groups of students visited:

  • Ballet Boyz Dance Studio in Kingston
  • Jamyang Buddhist Centre to learn about mindfulness and meditation
  • St Pauls Cathedral to learn about religious expression through architecture, and Christianity in British history
  • BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir to learn about Hinduism and religious expression in places of worship.

Year 10 – Britain past and present

Groups of students visited:

  • Imperial War Museum and the Holocaust exhibition
  • National Portrait Gallery
  • IMAX theatre, learning about production and the development of special effects in UK studios
  • Bewl Water for an active outdoor day.