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17/06/24

Summer Showcase, 10th July, 6.30pm - Get Your Tickets! pic.twitter.com/VJYChQMf5J

06/06/24

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 https://t.co/kpYOXZ8hrm

23/05/24

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 https://t.co/xnEkgtfYj5 pic.twitter.com/NTHnNajSD4

23/05/24

See our latest science experment with our Science Technician, Dr. Rudolf Van Koningsveld. This one is on convection... https://t.co/boc1XYMjJt

12/05/24

Harris Dulwich Boys is pleased to announce a partnership with in support of their State School Sixth Form Cricket Programme. Details https://t.co/pLEr6OKPi1

30/04/24

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. https://t.co/dixREUEioo

22/03/24

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.

18/03/24

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! pic.twitter.com/v7kYxDhU4E

18/03/24

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. pic.twitter.com/eAc3eRjgae

18/03/24

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 pic.twitter.com/vfyD3TDyLS

21/02/24

🎉Congratulations to both and on maintaining their Outstanding Ofsted judgments following recent inspections!Read more about their success here:https://t.co/cXhlAIPOFJ

21/02/24

🎉Congratulations to both and on maintaining their Outstanding Ofsted judgments following recent inspections!Read more about their success here:https://t.co/cXhlAIPOFJ

21/02/24

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! https://t.co/UMwA7yMjcG

20/02/24

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." pic.twitter.com/y6KPjVpk7K

15/02/24

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. https://t.co/Frz4TrGe5f pic.twitter.com/S27e95IBt4

13/02/24

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! pic.twitter.com/mfp6r7W1xP

13/02/24

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! https://t.co/iJGSNARJai pic.twitter.com/lrwpFhyoyL

06/02/24

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 https://t.co/UyUjtBhnU3 pic.twitter.com/hALsSeg85L

01/02/24

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! pic.twitter.com/f3onldp091

29/01/24

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. https://t.co/DyBJtLqfuN pic.twitter.com/mT1G2GLMOO

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Year 11 Exam Preparation

This page is designed to help our Year 11 students to prepare for the summer exams. We hope you find it helpful. 


May/June exam revision pack

Click HERE to download the Year 11 GCSE Revision List (May-June 2024).


Year 11 online sessions

Harris Federation are offering extra online sessions as well. These are led by consultants who have great expertise in their subject areas so are well worth going to!

Click HERE for a list of sessions.

Students have received a paper and emailed copy of these too. Note that they will need to sign in with their school login to attend.


Easter revision pack 2024

Click HERE to download the 2024 Easter Revision Pack with guidance on revision for all subjects - what, where and how.

Yr 11   What, Where, How Easter Revision Final


February independent study guide

Click on the link below to see the February independent study guide, in case there are links you still find helpful.

Click HERE to access the February 2024 What – Where - How Revision Guide.


Exam 3Five independent study top tips

1. Plan your time and stay organised

  • Create a weekly schedule to allocate dedicated time for each subject
  • Break down tasks into manageable chunks to avoid feeling overwhelmed
  • Keep your study materials, notes, and resources well-organised
  • Use tools like folders, binders, or digital apps to manage your resources efficiently

2. Active learning and self-testing

  • Engage with your materials actively – take notes, ask questions, and discuss concepts with peers
  • Use flashcards, mind maps, or diagrams to reinforce understanding
  • Regularly quiz yourself on key topics to reinforce memory
  • Practice past exam papers under timed conditions to simulate exam settings

3. Minimize distractions

  • Find a quiet, dedicated study space to minimize interruptions
  • Turn off social media notifications and use apps like Forest to stay focused

Exam 14. Healthy breaks and balance

  •    Take short breaks to avoid burnout – go for a walk, stretch, or do a quick mindfulness exercise
  •    Stay hydrated and maintain a balanced diet for optimal brain function
  •    Ensure a balance between study, relaxation, and hobbies
  •    Prioritise self-care to maintain a healthy mind and body during this crucial year

5. Review and reflect

  •    Regularly review your notes and revise previous topics
  •    Reflect on your study methods – adjust and adapt based on what works best for you

Revision guides and tips

Our teachers have prepared some subject-by-subject revision resources which can be downloaded from the subjects pages (see the sections called 'Helpful resources'). Year 11 GCSE Revision Materials are available on MS Teams.

In addition, here are three presentations we've prepared that are very relevant to anyone revising too, so do check them out:

Download our Examination Command Words - words and phrases used in exams and other assessment tasks that tell students how they should answer the question.

To help you plan your revision we've also created a sample revision timetable to show what one might look like, and a blank revision timetable which you can download and complete.