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Active Science are our current Hub Champions and we've lit the school in their colours to celebrate! They are champs because of their success in our inter-hub sports competitions, and because their boys gained LOTS of Harris Points. Well done Active Science!


Mr Groves is joined by Daniyal, Abdiwali, Abheek, Liyan, Tyla, Kabeer and Hamza for the final Principal's Breakfast of 2019. Happy holidays everyone, and thank you to all our amazing students, teachers and parents for their hard work this year.


Election Result 2019 - active citizens in action. Find out our school election result from Dec 12 at "It's been really exciting." Jamie, Year 10


Rayane has won our Recycled Art Competition, for this fantastic chair made from plastic bottles, lids and packaging. Our Student Council is taking the lead on improving recycling at the school, with further projects to come!


We were honoured to welcome Holocaust survivor Harry Olmer to the school last week. Mr Olmer (pictured with Daquan, Year 11) gave an incredibly emotional and thought-provoking testimony of his life. Thanks to for their support.


Thanks to for visiting yesterday to talk to Year 10 about in publishing. “I found it really interesting to find out more about graphic design and would love to do this for my Year 10 Work Experience,” said Michael. Find out more:


“I definitely would love to come to Imperial College. The courses they have on offer and the university itself is very appealing”. Our trip there made a big impression on Syed and other students! Thanks to for welcoming us.


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We are out again for week. Today we are at talking to year ten students about the sorts of careers available in the world of publishing.


Big thank you to Chris Bradford, author of the series, for his recent visit to our school. Chris appeared dressed in a dramatic full-length black outfit complete with a genuine samurai sword. “He was awesome, probably the best author I’ve seen," said Hassan


On 21st November 2019, students will hear testimony from Holocaust survivor, Harry Olmer, in a visit organised with . It is a privilege for us to welcome Mr Olmer to our school and his testimony will remain a powerful reminder of the horrors so many experienced.


Well done to boys who have already notched up 150+ Harris Points this term. Each one now has their very own bronze lapel badge to wear with pride. Well done everyone. Who will be the first to reach 250+ points and earn a silver badge?!


Sebastian, Year 11, plays the Last Post during the two minutes' silence our boys observed this morning for


Our Sixth Form Open Evening is this Thursday 14 November, 5-6.30pm. Come along to meet our students and staff and learn more about our Sixth Form. We look forward to welcoming you.


Mr Ingham, Roman, Jamie, Amara, David and whole of HBAED wish best of luck tonight!


Harris Dulwich Boys and are in the top 20 schools in the UK, according to the Fair Secondary School Index – a new way of measuring students’ progress which aims to take their backgrounds into account. Find out more


We are proud to be on the UK Social Mobility Awards roll of honour 2019 - for our vision that 'background should not determine outcome'. There are only 98 organisations in the UK on the roll so huge congrats to our staff and students.


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We’re hiring! 😊 Aged 16-21? Live or go to school or college in ? Want to make a difference in your local community? Apply to join our team! Check out the flyer for details. Thank you 😊


Aaron, Matteo, Nedas, Aaron, Bayo, Sviat, Gean-Carlos, Ali and Tayo enjoy breakfast with Mr Brett. Every Fri, students are nominated by tutors for 'doing the right thing' that week and get a free breakfast, gift voucher and certificate (and their picture here!).


...I liked the focus on ‘Truth’ in the library. Expectations of behaviour are clear and management of it seems very proactive. It’s fantastic to have a former pupil back teaching in the school. Congratulations on all of this."


Nice comment after our open morning :-) "Our tour guide led well and showed us everything we could possibly want to see. We met enthusiastic teachers and engaged pupils. My son was amazed at how clean and tidy the buildings looked...

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Posted on August 22nd 2019

Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich Celebrates Superb GCSE Results

2019 has been another fantastic year for GCSE results at Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich.

Overall, two thirds of students achieved a Grade 4 or above in English and Maths with a large proportion of boys gaining at least a Grade 7 (equivalent to an A or higher) in English (22%) and Maths (23%).


Around a third of students (30%) achieved the demanding Ebacc, which is well above the most recent national average (24%).

The academy also excelled in science. There was a 100% pass rate in Triple Science and an impressive 20% of the cohort achieved the very top Grade 9 which is equivalent to an A**.


All students studying Mandarin or Russian achieved a Grade 8 or 9.

There were a number of individual successes including Mohamed (pictured above with his father and Mr Groves), who achieved six Grade 9s. A special mention also goes to Jem, Zack, Mohamed, Roney, Jamil, Reza and Oliver, who all achieved Grades 8 or 9 in at least eight subjects.

Ben Bray (Vice Principal), pictured with Immanuel, Daniel, and Harry Ingham (Assistant Principal).


Peter Groves, Principal of Harris Boys’ Academy East Dulwich, said: “I want to congratulate each and every one of our outgoing Year 11 on their exceptional results which reflect their hard work and commitment to their studies throughout their time with us.

“Our talented teachers and support staff give everything to make sure that our children succeed and I am thankful for their continued dedication as well as the fantastic support of our parent body.

“It is always rewarding to see our students excel and achieve the very top grades and this year I am delighted that 12% of our students have average a Grade 7 or above in ten or more subjects – a fantastic achievement.”

Jamil, Dylan, Colin, Ben Bray (Vice Principal), Zack and Gus celebrate their great results.