Staff List - Harris Boys' Academy East Dulwich

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We built a rocket in Science lessons during Cultural Horizons Fortnight. See it in action at And we made survival equipment so we can survive on a desert island (should we get stuck on one over the hols). Read a full report


During Humanities lessons, boys learned about the highs and lows of the reign of Elizabeth I by creating a board game. "You have just robbed a Spanish ship. Have another go."


Two days at Downe Activity Centre included fun activities to develop skills such as communication, teamwork, leadership and also conquering fears. Boys climbed a 30 foot pole, but could they make the jump at the end?!


Cultural Horizons Fortnight included trips to , and local museums too. Over 400 boys went on trips during the two weeks.


Our ‘Viva Espana’ days celebrated culture, and to raise boys' global horizons. And they made these rather impressive traditional pinatas (animal figures) too...


It's been Cultural Horizons Fortnight here, with boys getting involved in loads of engaging creative, cultural activities and trips to end a great school year... Read a full report at


"Could you please pass on our thanks to all those who have been involved in our son’s education. I am certain that he will achieve what he needs to for the next step in his education and that is in no small part because of the professionalism and hard work of HBAED staff." Parent


"I'm just emailing to say how impressed I was with the manners of one of your pupils (I'd guess year 9 or 10) who opened the shop door and held it open for me to leave. It was polite and considerate and I felt compelled to email." Local resident


We're getting some lovely messages from parents as the end of year approaches. Thank you soooo much. "To all the staff at HBAED... You are brilliant. Thank you for all your help in turning our son into a sensible, responsible and kind young man." Parent


Our athletes came third in the most competitive ever Sports Day last week, with a record medal haul. Well done boys! There's a great feeling of pride in our community for your fantastic achievement. Full results at Take a bow!


"I feel really proud of myself." Well done to all 51 boys recognised for their exceptional achievement at our Celebration of Success Evening 2018. Full report and pics at


Thanks Diego for the batch of cakes you made to say to our teachers. Much appreciated by Mr Ingham! Teachers like ...


The cast and crew of our production of Twelve Angry Men enjoy a celebratory breakfast following their rave reviews for their performances earlier this week.


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Cracking day out at Crystal Palace Sports Centre. did them selves proud winning medals and sticking to the task. Whilst spectators were immaculately behaved through out. Well done all!


Leo, Rowland, Hari and Rizwan love a challenge. Well done to them for competing so well in the Numeracy Challenge, with rounds on and more. They didn't make the top 3 but we're so proud of them! Read more at


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Good luck to all the competitors at the 2018 Sports Day today, and all the fantastic students supporting them!


So proud to be Spelling Champions 2018. Huge thanks to for hosting and all 20 schools that took part. With Guglielmo needing to spell “bourgeoisie” to clinch the title, it was tenser than a penalty shoot out! Read full story


Our summer newsletter is out today. Read about first school production (12 Angry Men), the winners in the UK Maths Challege from , parent survey results, Club, TWO national awards from , and lots more. Read it now at


Sadiq Kahn has invited us to join his Schools for Success programme to be "a shining example of others of what can be achieved". We're one of just 46 schools invited to join for two years in a row . Great work everyone!


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Please retweet - Have you seen this exciting new development programme ‘BBC Pathways’ for Yr 12 (16yrs) interested in and . Discovery days in Oct in and TBC – Register:

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Staff List


Mr Christopher Everitt Executive Principal
Mrs Irene Morton PA to the Principal
Mr  Peter Groves Head of Academy
Mr Richard Carey Senior Vice Principal
Mr Benjamin Bray Assistant Principal - Active Science
Mr Martin Pugh Assistant Principal - Creative Voice 
Mr Harry Ingham Assistant Principal - Enterprise
Mr Christopher  Brett Senior Assistant Principal - World Studies
Mr Parimal Bhatt Assistant Principal - Data / Exams 
Mr David O'Leary Assistant Principal - Head of Post 16 Learning Hub
Ms Carla Price Associate Assistant Principal / Innovation Leader - Subject Leader for Dance
Mr Joshua Connolly Associate Assistant Principal / Director of PE / SS
Ms Natalie Davies Innovation Leader – English
Ms Jacqueline Warburton Director of Arts/ Subject Leader for Music
Mr Steve Candy Deputy Director of Arts Faculty / Subject Leader for Drama
Ms Samantha Davis Strand Leader for Art
Ms Katerina Avloniti Teacher of Art 
Ms Maria Gowing Teacher of Dance
Ms  Charlotte Bateson Director of English
Ms  Victoria Pitt Deputy Director of English
Ms Charmaine Garton Teacher of English / Strand Leader KS3
Ms  Jelena Lukic Teacher of English
Ms Olivia Coates Teacher of English
Ms Amal Jama Teacher of English
Mr Richard Walsh Director of Humanities
Mr Jonathan Maserejje Deputy Director of Humanities/ Subject Leader for Geography
Mr Oliver Walsh Deputy Director of Humanities/ Subject Leader for History
Ms Katheryn Dos Santos Teacher of History
Ms Clare Rowley Teacher of Geography
Ms Ruqaiyah Akhtar Director of Business, Design and ICT
Ms Charlotte Tweedale Deputy Director of Business, Design and ICT
Mr Michael Armstrong Teacher of Computing
Ms Leila Coulibaly Teacher of DT
Mr Fabian Leonard Director of Mathematics
Ms Nishma Mehta Deputy Director of Maths
Ms Danielle Bayley Deputy Director of Maths 
Ms Samira Abdulaahi Teacher of Mathematics
Mr Sam Pugh Teacher of Mathematics
Ms Sarah Wanniaratchy Teacher of Mathematics
Mr Lee Thompson Teacher of Mathematics
Mr Michael Salmon Teacher of Mathematics
Ms Irene Alferez Canavera Head of Spanish / EAL Co-ordinator
Ms Gema De Cos Sierra Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages
Ms Shanice Burley Teacher of MFL
Mr Chris May Deputy Director of PE / Social Sciences
Mr David Hutton Teacher of PE
Mr Jake  Metcalfe Teacher of PE
Mr Thomas Belcher Teacher of PE
Mr Veejay Miller Teacher of PE
Mr Kier Saunders Director of Science 
Mr  Mark  Matthews Subject Leader of Biology 
Ms Kristen Gringeri Deputy Director of Science
Mr  Luke Nowers Teacher of Science
Mr Robert Wiles Teacher of Science
Ms Victoria Hill Teacher of Science
Ms Janna Tripney Teacher of Science
Mr Michael Williams Teacher of Science
Mr Alusine Koroma Science Technician
Ms Katherine Price SENCO Leader 
Ms Lauren Colbourne DSEN Co-ordinator
Ms Chenga  Msiagi Teaching Assistant
Ms Darrianne Watson Teaching Assistant
Mr Julian Howell Teaching Assistant
Ms Ruth Saunders SEN Teacher
Ms Nicola Hamilton 6th Form Manager
Mr Lyndell Delsol Behaviour Assistant
Ms Carol Meli Behaviour Centre Administrator 
Mrs Christine St Ange EWO & Courts Officer/ Attendance Lead
Ms Yvonne Banton-Anibaba Student Attendance Officer
Ms Laressa Burke Senior Behaviour for Learning Leader - World Studies
Ms Gemma Edwards Watson Behaviour for Learning Leader - Enterprise
Mr Oliver Dyer Behaviour for Learning Leader - Active Science
Mr Sean Wander

Student Welfare Manager Behaviour for Learning Leader - Creative Voice
Ms Rachel Sweeny Receptionist for Student Services/ Student Medical Needs
Mrs Jennifer Kirby HR Manager/ Clerk to Governors
Mrs Monica Armstrong HR Administrator
Ms Ellen John Executive Data Lead
Ms Runa Parveen Data Manager/ Exams Officer
Ms Josephine Mead Learning Resources Manager
Ms Susan  Brown Learning Resource Centre Assistant
Ms Robin Van Der Hoek Academy Secretary
Ms Vilma Parkes Receptionist
Ms Jacqueline  Maltby Finance Officer
Mrs Shelley Gayle Reprographics Manager
Mr Peter Butterworth Premises Manager
Mr Derek Bailey Premises Assistant/ Security 
Mr Sulayman Mboob Premises Assistant/ Security
PC Marcus Kudliskis Safer Schools Police Officer