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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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Posted on February 3rd 2022

London Lions Basketball Experience At Copperbox Arena

On a Wednesday evening in January, 46 Key Stage 4 and 5 students travelled to the Copperbox Arena in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to see the London Lions Basketball Team play their FIBA Europe Cup tie against Bahcesehir Koleji, a Turkish basketball club based in Istanbul.

Basket 5Our students had a thrilling and joyful evening as this was the first live event many of them had seen since the pandemic. It was a fantastic opportunity for our students to see a live basketball game, meet some London Lions players and witness an epic European tie.

The game was played in a fun and noisy atmosphere at the Copperbox Arena, which added to the marvellous experience for our students. Unfortunately, the London Lions found the Turkish powerhouse Bahcesehir Koleji too strong as they went down 76-61 in the FIBA Europe Cup second group stage.

Many of our students dream of playing professional basketball for the London Lions one day, and if they continue to work hard, focus, and believe in themselves, they can fulfil their dreams!

Basket 2The London Lions have recently announced their new Basketball Pathway for students Under 14, 16 and 18. The new pathway will provide a platform for players to develop their skills from early in their secondary school level through sixth form to university and professional basketball.

At Harris Boys Academy East Dulwich, we are in talks with the London Lions about joining this pathway so our students can start their career at the under-14 level and develop with us all the way up to professional basketball.

I’d like to thank the London Lions again for welcoming us to the Copperbox Arena. We hope to go again in the near future.

Mr Chan

Associate Assistant Principal for Sixth Form/ICT

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