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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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Term Dates 2024-2025


Monday 2 September 2024

Autumn 1 Term                 

Tuesday 3 September 2024 – Friday 18 October 2024

  • Tuesday 3 September - Years 7 and 12 only
  • Wednesday 4 September - All years to attend


Friday 11 October 2024

Half Term              

Monday 21 October 2024 – Friday 1 November 2024

Autumn 2 Term               

Monday 4 November 2024 – Friday 20 December 2024

Christmas Holiday

Monday 23 December 2024 – Friday 3 January 2025

Spring 1 Term                

Monday 6 January 2025 – Thursday 13 February 2025


Friday 14 February 2025

Half Term              

Monday 17 February 2025 – Friday 21 February 2025

Spring 2 Term                

Monday 24 February 2025 – Friday 4 April 2025

Easter Holiday    

Monday 7 April 2025 – Friday 18 April 2025

Summer 1 Term              

Tuesday 22 April 2025 – Friday 23 May 2025

Half Term              

Tuesday 27 May 2025 – Friday 30 May 2025

Summer 2 Term            

Monday 2 June 2025 – Friday 18 July 2025


Monday 21 July 2025


Tuesday 22 July 2025

Bank holidays

Wednesday 25 December 2024 (Christmas Day)

Thursday 26 December 2024 (Boxing Day)

Wednesday 1 January 2025 (New Year’s Day)

Friday 18 April 2025 (Good Friday)

Monday 21 April 2025 (Easter Monday)

Monday 5 May 2025 (Early May bank holiday)

Monday 26 May 2025 (Spring bank holiday)

Monday 25 August 2025 (Summer bank holiday)