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Our provisional Progress 8 score for 2017-18 is 0.81, which is likely to put us in the top 2% of schools nationally. Amazing! Huge congrats to all our students and teachers ! Read more at


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We're really proud that our provisional Progress 8 score is 0.34. This is an amazing achievement by our students and teachers in our first year and is likely to place us in the top 18% of schools nationally. Great work everyone! Read more


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Well done to Syed (Year 7) for his , pictured with his London map. We loved the fantastic effort he put in, which included making his own Shard. Top marks!


Very proud to have received the Mayor of London's award for second year in a row - for being in top 5% of schools nationally for the past four years. Well done boys (and teachers!)


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Last month, ahead of the 17th anniversary of 9/11, we visited with British 9/11 survivor, Janice Brooks. Read more about her talk with 6th Form students on the school's website:


Yaseen, Bobby, Ahmed, Leon, Jem, Hope, Diego, David, Abdulmalik, Joshua and Anton enjoy breakfast with Head of Academy Peter Groves. Every week students are nominated by tutors for 'doing the right thing all the time' and receive a free breakfast (which always goes down well!)


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Shout out to & who are one today, as we hold a huge registration donor drive at the Girls School site! It's about to kick off... all students, teachers and those in between report to the registration desks! Time to save some lives :)


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It seems talk to the students and teachers resonated. Look at how many students are queuing to join the register! whoop! Thanks !


Thanks to City of London Academy for a great match against our Year 7 team. And good luck to for the rest of the season! Match report at


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CHECK OUT OUR GUIDE - OPEN DAYS FOR TODAY INCLUDE: Harris Academy Bermondsey, 10am Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich, 08.40am – 10.30am


Thanks Kirsty.... we love books and reading - and we love our fantastic library team!


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Each morning has a 20min DEAR session for pupils and teachers alike - DROP EVERYTHING AND READ. 📖 This year the library are aiming to loan 10,000 books 📚 📚. Love this.


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What advice do our Sixth Formers have for Year 11 students taking their exams this year. Watch our Results Day 2018 film to find out


Looking forward to our next meeting. Nice pictures by the way!


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OPEN DAYS TODAY INCLUDE: Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich, 08.40am – 10.30am Harris Girls’ Academy East Dulwich, 9am – 10.30am CHECK OUT OUR GUIDE - for more open days


Look who's enjoying our first Rewards Breakfast of the year. Raise a glass of orange juice to Mohiuddin, Ahmed, Mateo, Cristobal and Marcus for 'doing the right thing all the time'. Well done boys!


“I like school dinners on Wednesday because we have roast,” Five Year 7 new starters including from tell us how they are settling in at secondary school. Read what they say at Open evening tonight (20 Sept) 5-7pm


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Last week, British 9/11 survivor, Janice Brooks visited as part of our Survivor Stories project. Read more about her talk with the Sixth Form pupils on the school's website:


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Posted on July 18th 2018

Celebration of Success Evening 2018 - Report and Pictures

Our first ever Celebration of Success evening recognised 52 boys who have greatly exceeded expectations this year. “This evening is about celebrating boys who do not accept average,” said Mr Carey, introducing the event, which was attended by parents and governor Ron April too.

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Awards went to 31 boys who have achieved 5,000 or more Harris Points during the year. "Any boy who achieves 5,000 points is a warrior of good behaviour and hard work, showing great character and resilience throughout the year,” said Mr Carey. Congratulations to:

  • Diako
  • Firdaos
  • Abdullah
  • Ali
  • Harley
  • Mehdi
  • Qasim

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  • Matthew
  • Vyshno
  • Hamza
  • Lalloh
  • Joshua
  • Guglielmo
  • Hizbullah
  • Lucas
  • David
  • Rayan

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  • Ayush
  • Daanyaal
  • Markell
  • Joshua
  • Kit
  • Axel
  • Mahmud
  • Ahmad
  • Muhammad
  • Will
  • Desaan
  • Joel
  • Callum
  • Nedas

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HBAED values character too, with special awards going to students who have shown exceptional qualities. 

  • Improved Behaviour – Kieran
  • Resilient Characters – Torey and Rhiyan
  • Maturity Award – Harvey
  • Empathy and Kindness Award – Hope and Kade
  • Commitment to Learning – Samuel
  • Special Positive Contribution Award – Ryan
  • Empathy and Kindness (Student Award) - Tyler
  • Team Award – Year 8 Football Team – Captain, Rowland

Positive Contribution Subject Awards went to:

  • English – Kian and Vitali
  • Dance – Peter
  • Drama – Marvellous, Jem and Khaled
  • Music – Luke
  • Spanish – Hassan
  • Design & Technology – Shiam
  • Business Studies – Daniel
  • History – Diego
  • PE – Yahya

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“I feel very proud of myself,” said Hamza, pictured here with his dad and brother.

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“He’s done a great job, I’m very proud of him,” said Hizbullah’s dad, pictured with his son and governor Ron April.

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“What makes us special at HBAED is the students and the staff and the relationships between them," said Mr Carey. "Congratulations to everyone and we look forward to your continued achievements next year."

As part of the event, students also performed a scene from their production of Twelve Angry Men, which they put on to rave reviews earlier this month.

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