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We hosted a fantastic summer concert yesterday, organised with meticulous care and passion by the ever-dedicated Ms Bee.The event was a resounding success, showcasing the immense talent of students from Years 7-12 and a true celebration of our school's vibrant musical culture.


Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich has scored a major win by clinching the 2024 EY Foundation Impact Award for Southern Education Partner.Announced yesterday, this award highlights the school's positive impact on the community in Southern England.


The 30th anniversary of the opening of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London was the occasion for 30 of our Year 8 students to attend a spectacular performance of Shakespeare's 'The Taming of the Shrew' at the theatre recently.


Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich is proud to have been awarded the Quality in Careers Standard, meaning that our careers programme meets all the gold-standard criteria for world-class advice and guidance.


Summer Showcase, 10th July, 6.30pm - Get Your Tickets!


Addressing smartphone addiction - headteachers of 17 Southwark secondary schools call on families to support a new joint approach to tackling the profoundly negative impact of Smartphones and Social Media on young people." Find out more


Our Student Council has been working on a group project with students from James Allen's Girls' School to organise a writing competition focused on . Find our more about our neurodiversity writing competition at


See our latest science experment with our Science Technician, Dr. Rudolf Van Koningsveld. This one is on convection...


Harris Dulwich Boys is pleased to announce a partnership with in support of their State School Sixth Form Cricket Programme. Details


Science experiments with a Science Technician. Experiment 1: metals reacting with oxygen. In this series, our Science Technician, Dr. Rudolf Van Koningsveld, RSciTech, will demonstrate experiments that are part of the Year 7 to Year 11 curriculum.


Delighted to welcome and his team into our academy this week to film for his latest book. Inspiring our students to develop their reading further.


It is with great pleasure that we can announce that our Science Technician, Rudolf Van Koningsveld, has been awarded The Registered Science Technician Award (RSciTech), a registered mark recognising excellence for technicians working in science education!


Year 11 students dazzled the examiner with their recent GCSE Component 2 performances, worth 20% of their overall grade.Performing two gripping extracts from 'Starlight Express', the students showcased months of hard work and dedication, leaving the examiner in awe.


Principal's Breakfast on Friday celebrated ten students nominated for 'doing the right thing all the time' this week by their teachers. Each week the winners receive a free breakfast, gift voucher and certificate


🎉Congratulations to both and on maintaining their Outstanding Ofsted judgments following recent inspections!Read more about their success here:


🎉Congratulations to both and on maintaining their Outstanding Ofsted judgments following recent inspections!Read more about their success here:


Very happy to be featured in this week along with following both our Ofsted 'Outstanding' ratings. We're incredibly proud of our staff and students and it's lovely to have our success celebrated!


Year 12 and 13 students were treated to a talk about economics (and careers) by Chief Economist Peter Arnold . "Peter's talk has encouraged me to pursue a career in economics," said Imran. "I look forward to learning more about the macroeconomic policies in my course."


We had fun last week celebrating our recent Ofsted 'Outstanding' Award with students. We were very proud of the way our students conducted themselves during the visit. They were a true credit to themselves, our Academy and their families.


Get your tickets for our latest school production, Bugsy Malone, 13th and 14th March 2024. Tickets available on ParentPay from 19th February. Don't miss!

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Transition - Essential Information for Parents

Parents and carers - this section is just for you, and will hopefully provide you with useful tips and information to help you and your son make a successful transition to HBAED.

Download the Principal's presentation

Click HERE to download the Principal's presentation from the Year 6 taster day on Wednesday 3rd July 2024.

Year 6   Taster Day   Principal presentation

Taster day - Wednesday 3rd July

Wednesday, 3rd July 2024 is our Taster Day for all our new students. We are delighted to be able to invite all our new year 7 students to come and spend the day with us on site before they join us in September.  

The day will start at 9:30am. Please ensure students and parents arrive at the Student Gate (playground) between 9:15am and 9:30am. Parents to collect students at 3.15pm from Student Gate.

You are all invited to attend the introduction from Mr Chris Brett, Principal, and the Parents’ Information Event. This Event is scheduled to start promptly from 9.30am – 10am at the Assembly Hall.

Students should wear their primary school uniform (if they have one) and bring trainers with them for the day. We will provide lunch for all the students but please feel free to send in a packed lunch if you wish. Please also ensure you let us know of any allergies that we need to be aware of.  We have water fountains here, but we would suggest you also provide a drink – a refillable water bottle would be best but please do not send anything in a glass bottle or any energy/high sugar drinks. 

If your son/ward requires emergency medication, i.e.asthma pump or EpiPen, please make sure he brings it and he always has it. Thank you.

Pop-up uniform shop

There will be a pop-up uniform shop at the academy selling school uniform on Monday 8th July 2024, 4-6pm.

Pop up shop

Start of term dates for Year 7

The first day of term for Year 7 will be Tuesday 3rd September 2024. The first day will run from 8:00am to 1:35pm. Students need to be on-site in full school uniform.

Wednesday, 4th September 2024. All students to attend (normal school day will be Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 3:05pm and Friday 8.15am-2.20pm).

Uniform - latest information

Uniform can be expensive to purchase and therefore it is important that it is looked after. Further details can be found on our Uniform page. You can download our uniform and equipment policy from the student welfare section of our website.

Our uniform supplier is Stevensons. Please click here to order your uniform online from Stevensons.


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Free school meals - how to apply

Please download and complete the free school meals application form if you believe you have a statutory entitlement to free school meals.

Download the free school meals application form

Registering for free meals could also raise an extra £900 per student for the school, to fund valuable support like extra tuition, additional teaching staff or after-school activities. Please complete the form and email it to Yvonne Banton-Anibaba, along with any supporting documents.