Our Summer Showcase is on 14th July, 6.30pm - get your tickets!


A huge thank you to everyone at Norton Rose Fulbright, Shell, Citi and ING who helped to organise and host an amazing session for Year 10, giving them an insight into life at a top international firm. An invaluable experience! Read more


"It was great to hear about all the different taxes we pay and what they are used for," Faizal, Year 10. Find out what happened when PwC volunteers met Year 10 to talk about financial literacy and careers. Read more


Year 13 visit the PwC offices in the heart of London, to gain a valuable insight into working life at one of the biggest firms in the world. Thank you to Nikki, Garvin, Callum and Charles from PwC for making this trip happen. More at


Nine boys from our Harris Experience programme see behind the scenes at Christie’s Auction House and present their plan for an art gallery called 'Human Creativity'. Great work boys! Full story at


"The trip to Coventry University gave us a real-life experience on how uni life is. There was a lot to offer, and they have a lot of facilities." Mohiuddin, Year 12. Read about our sixth form tour of with at


Thank you Elizabeth Oladunni of for visiting our school recently and inspiring Year 10 to consider careers in law. They were inspired by her personal journey and we wish Elizabeth continued success in her legal career!


“If you have met one person with autism, you have met one person with autism. We are not all the same and do not have the same traits.” Read about our events for


Performing Arts at HBAED presents The Wiz, Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th March 2022, 6.30pm (doors 6.15pm). £6 adults, £3 children (£15 two adults, two children). Tickets available from the Performing Arts Team. Don't miss out!


Students had a tour around the Houses of Parliament earlier this week to learn about the importance of democracy and the role of parliament. The trip made links with the Year 8 history curriculum which this term has focused on women's suffrage.


Performing Arts at HBAED presents The Wiz, Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th March 2022, 6.30pm (doors 6.15pm). £6 adults, £3 children (£15 two adults, two children). Tickets available from the Performing Arts Team.


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Our 5th and penultimate festival of the season today. Cant wait to welcome. Might get muddy!!


Read what boys wrote about their recent visit to Ironmongers' Hall, where they learned about its , , people and . "An exceptional, exclusive, exciting experience," Syria, Year 9. Read more at


“I loved how the actors reeled me in. Even our teachers went on stage to play darts," Nihar, Year 8. Read more students review of a brilliant performance of Romeo & Juliet directed by . More reviews at


A nice email to end Thurs🙂 . "I wanted to send an email to commend how well your students behaved on the trip to see Romeo and Juliet at Southwark Playhouse. They were a credit. They sat silently throughout the performance and always were engaged with the show." Very proud!


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Wonderful demo by on data-driven approaches to teaching


Staff and students at Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich would like to pass on their profound thanks to for such an informative and valuable session with holocaust survivor Eva Clarke to mark


Ben's 'Fantasy Wings' - diary of an aspiring pilot. Ben, Year 9, is one of our aspiring pilots who we sent off to join the Fantasy Wings programme - eight Saturday workshops to find out more about careers in the aviation industry. Read his diary here


Year 10 were really inspired by their time with Oxford today and look forward to finding out more about life at an Oxbridge college. A big thank you to .


Our Year 10 boys loved their time with today. Thank you!

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Posted on August 15th 2019

Open Evening and Mornings - September/October 2019

HBAED_Image_Gallery_20At Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich we are proud to have been in the top 6% of schools for student progress for six years in a row. 

Why not come and see our school for yourself at one of our open days in September.

  • Thursday 26 September, 5-7pm
  • Monday 30 September, 8.40-10.30am
  • Tuesday 1 October, 8.40-10.30am
  • Wednesday 2 October, 8.40-10.30am

At the heart of our success is an absolute belief in the ability of every student to shine – no matter what their background, ability or character. 

Our teachers and students look forward to welcoming you.

Peter Groves, Principal

Download the principal's presentation from our 2019 open evening/mornings.

The Harris Federation has nearly thirty years’ experience in education and an exceptional track record of running popular and successful schools in London.

Harris Boys’ Academy, East Dulwich opened in temporary accommodation in September 2009. In September 2010 we moved to our brand new building in East Dulwich offering students unrivalled teaching and learning opportunities.

From September 2014 the Academy has been at full capacity – 750 students in Years 7–11 plus a growing Sixth Form as part of the Harris Sixth Form.

The Academy combines traditional values of uniform, manners and respect with a modern approach to teaching and technology. The Academy also promotes a personal best culture in which all students and staff are encouraged and supported to be the best that they can be and to participate in its chosen specialisms of Enterprise and Sport.

For admission to the Academy in 2020

Please apply online using the Common Application Form via your Local Authority’s website. Further information available at:

or by contacting: Peter Groves, Head of Academy, Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich
Peckham Rye, London SE22 0AT. Tel: 020 8299 5300. Email: