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Using our green space to promote physical and mental wellbeing as part of


Yoga and affirmations in our Health Hut for Mental Health Awareness Week


Our Mental Health week activities run by our brilliant Mental Health Ambassadors and


Our brilliant Mental Health Ambassadors sharing the impact of their work as a 'Be Well Hub' on film for all to see. Thank you to for setting up this brilliant resource at HGAED.


Wishing all our incredible Y11 and Y13 students the very best of luck for their examinations. You have worked so hard and deserve every success. Good Luck! The whole HGAED community is behind you 💫


An impressive £103 raised at our Bake Sale in support of . A huge thank you to the Y10 prefects for organising and everyone who donated 👏


Fantastic day with working with year 7 King's Scholars. Thanks to all involved in setting up the event.


Thank you so much to our brilliant young artists for sharing their Digital Futures exhibition with the SLT. Their presentation generated so many interesting conversations about the future of technology. Thank you so much!


Winners of the London Debate Mate Cup! Huge congratulations to our debating team - you are incredible!


Our future lawyers loved their day . Thank you for the opportunity.


Thanks to supporting year 11 students' well being. A great session today with NASYouth helping students prepare for exams.


You’re very welcome - thanks for continuing to invite me! Your brilliant school has a special place in my heart.


You’re very welcome - thanks for continuing to invite me! Your brilliant school has a special place in my heart.


Not everyday you have your GCSE Text signed by the author


Our Y11s loved their creative writing workshop with . The next generation of authors here 👏


Almost a decade of studying 's brilliant 'Pigeon English' at HGAED. The highlight of every Y11's year in English is the Q&A with the author himself! Thank you so much for being so generous with your time. 📙


Our brilliant Ms Noah being recognised for all her work to promote good mental health in our communities. A inspiration to our students! 👏


Our brilliant choir performing with 6,000 young people . We could not be prouder of your passion, resilience and confidence. A proud day for HGAED!


Our Art History Society visited the Courtauld Gallery to learn more about significant figures in art including Edouard Manet.


Inspiring trip to Dulwich Picture Gallery for our Y10 GCSE Photography students.

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Open Events

Welcome to Harris Girls' Academy East Dulwich. We are officially one of the best academies in England and Wales for student progress and in the top 4% of schools nationally, according to the latest Department for Education figures.

Open Events 2023

Group1Our 2023 open events have now finished and we would like to thank all the many Year 6 students and their families who came along. Dates for the 2024 open events will be added here nearer the time.

But if you need more information about the school please do look around this website (the content and links lower down this page will be a good starting point) or feel free to email us on and we will be happy to respond to your query.

Meet Jo Young, Principal

Jo YoungWe are proud to be an inclusive, multi-cultural community providing inspiration and vibrancy, safety and support. 

Our vision is to develop students with character, courage and conscience who become academically and personally successful and lead in their community and beyond.

Our motto is “Aspire, Learn, Succeed”. This means that we look for every member of our community to be keen to learn, to be willing to engage and to be successful in their time with us.

We want our students to be aspirational; we want them to think about what they want to do with their lives, to explore the world and think about where they fit into it, what they can get from it, and what they can offer as well.

If you have any queries please do email us on or call 020 7732 2276.

Jo Young, Principal

“A superb range of opportunities.” Ofsted

“Students achieve exceptionally well.” Ofsted

Find out more about Harris Dulwich Girls

Our website has a wealth of information about life at HGAED. Why not click on the links below to find out more.

Our vision and values - character, courage, conscience

Our vision is develop students with character, courage and conscience who become academically and personally successful and lead in their community and beyond. Find out more.

Exam results - how do our students achieve?

We could not be prouder of our 2023 GCSE students and all they have achieved. Our provisional Progress 8 score is 0.65+ with 27% of grades at Grade 7+. Find out more.

What will learning be like in Year 7?

Find out more about what you will be learning in Year 7 and how it compares to what you have experienced at Primary School? Find out more.

Our uniform

Our smart Academy uniform is an important part of our collective identity and sense of community. Find out more.

Clubs, trips and visits

Your daughter will be able to choose from a wide range of co-curricular clubs including school zine, philosophy, book club, maths, computer science, drama and lots more. Find out more.

“The curriculum is outstanding.” Ofsted

“A calm atmosphere pervades the academy.” Ofsted

Image gallery

You can take a closer look at our school by viewing our image gallery below. Thank you for visiting our website and please do contact us if you have any queries.

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