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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!


We are thrilled to announce that our student, Sebastian, has emerged as the winner in the Southwark Regional Final of Jack Petchey's Speak Out Challenge. A compelling and persuasive performance indeed!


Our Art Prefects have had their second workshop with ceramicist Marie Tricaud. Students fired their ceramics in the kiln and applied coloured glaze. We experimented with colour and different painting techniques, finishing with beautiful results


Younes, Lawrence, Artur and Chowdhury competed in the Year 7 Spelling Bee earlier this week, taking on challenging words such as onomatopoeia, armageddon, connoisseur, fluorescent, leprechaun, garrulous and haemorrhage. A superb effort from our team!


Urban Plan delivered a great urban development workshop today. Year 10 students were split into five 'development companies' and had to show industry professionals why their team should gain the opportunity to develop a new town centre.


On Friday we held a special rewards breakfast for all the boys who helped with our Winter Showcase music concert at the end of last term.It was the largest amount of students we have had in one concert, so well done everyone. Our next event is Bugsy Malone in March!


Our debating team made waves at the recent competition held at Sydenham High. Twelve of our best debaters rose to the occasion, demonstrating their eloquence and critical thinking. Judges praised their poise and respectful engagement with their opponents. Well done boys!


Ofsted have again found our academy to be 'Outstanding'. A huge thank you to our excellent team of staff who work tirelessly to provide our students with the very best learning opportunities. Thank you so much😃. Read more


Our Chess Club enjoy a friendly tournament with six keen players from . The event was held in the school library, where 15 players competed in a series of matches. Great sportsmanship and camaraderie. Watch out for a Chess Competition!


We were delighted to welcome our sponsor, Lord Harris, to Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich last week. It was inspirational for many of the students to meet Lord Harris and hear his passion and enthusiasm for our academy.


Sixth formers attend a PwC graduate scheme event for Black students recently, organised in collaboration with . The event catered to Black A-level students in years 12-13 aspiring to attend top-tier universities. Read more

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Exams Sat and Timetables

Our Data Manager/Exams Officer is Runa Parveen who can be contacted on or by calling 020 8299 5300.

Examination timetables

Timetables of upcoming exams will be downloadable here as soon as they are published.

Spanish Speaking Exam 

  • Mock – Tuesday March 12th to Friday March 15th.
  • Public  – Tuesday April 23rd to Friday April 26th.

GCSE Art Exam

  • Wednesday 17th April
  • Thursday 18th April and
  • Friday 19th April

Course specifications for 2023-24:

Examination policies

Copies of the following HBAED examination policies and procedures can be downloaded from the Teaching and Learning page in Key Information. HBAED examination policies and exam board policies (see below) are used concurrently. We cross reference our own policies against the Joint Council for Qualifications policies below. Our rules and regulations are based upon and make full use of all the JCQ rules and regulations.

Exam board policies

The Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ) policies below are used in addition to  HBAED examination policies (see above). We cross-reference our own policies against the following JCQ policies. The policies listed below are all available at

  • Access Arrangements and Reasonable Adjustments
  • Appeals Against Internally Assessed Marks – suggested template
  • Centre Emergency Evacuation Procedure – editable template
  • GCSE Controlled Assessments – Outlining Staff Responsibilities - editable template
  • GCSE Controlled Assessments – Risk Management Process - editable template
  • General Regulations for Approved Centres
  • Instructions for Conducting Non-Examination Assessments (new GCE and GCSE qualification)
  • Instructions for Conducting Examinations
  • JCQ Suspected Malpractice
  • Notice to Centres – Exam Contingency Plan
  • Post Results Services
  • Instructions for Conducting GCSE & GCE MFL Listening Examinations

Notices to candidates

The following notices for candidates also apply:

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2020 Results and Appeals process HBAED 14th Aug 2020 Download
2020 Results and Appeals process HBAED 19.8.20 19th Aug 2020 Download
Copy of Y12 and Y13 mock March TT 210220 04th Mar 2020 Download
Core night 08th Mar 2018 Download
English Supporting Your Son 11th Mar 2018 Download
Examination Command Words 12th Oct 2018 Download
EXMOrgTimetable GCSE Summer 2020 190220 pdf 04th Mar 2020 Download
EXMOrgTimetableByExam January 2020 181119 HBAED 06th Dec 2019 Download
HBAED Centre Assessment Grades Policy and Procedure for exam series 2020 19th Aug 2020 Download
Information for candidates - coursework 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - No Mobile Phones Poster 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - Non examination assessments 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - onscreen tests 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - Privacy Notice 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for Candidates - Rules in the Examination Rooms 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - social media 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for Candidates - Warning to Candidates 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates - written exams 2019-20 03rd Dec 2019 Download
Information for candidates Controlled Assessment 2017-18 11th Dec 2017 Download
Information for students about malpractice 7 8 2020 14th Aug 2020 Download
Maths Supporting Your Son 11th Mar 2018 Download
November 2019 Mock Exam Timetable HBAED 15th Nov 2019 Download
Preparing for success - a student guide to effective exam preparation 04th Mar 2015 Download
Revision planner (blank) 04th Mar 2015 Download
Revision timetable (example) 04th Mar 2015 Download
Student Guide Summer 2020 6.8.2020 12.30 14th Aug 2020 Download
Y11 mock February 2020 vn1 20th Jan 2020 Download
Year 11 Mock Exams and Post 16 Exams November 2019 10th Oct 2019 Download
Year 11 Parent Evening PP 14th Jan 2020 Download