Harris Education and Recreation Association – new term enrolment

Harris Education and Recreation Association had an excellent start in its first term running a great choice of evening classes at the school.
The new Spring session of evening classes will commence later this month with the following options :


  • Holiday Spanish 
  • Introduction to Photography
  • Pilates 
  • Painting & Drawing
  • Beginners Art for Fun
  • Foods of the World 
  • Ballroom Dancing for Beginners 
  • The Therapeutic Art of Crochet 


Enrolment night will take place on Wednesday 19th April at 6pm in Harris.  Spaces will be allocated upon registration and payment at that time.  
You can read more by clicking here.

Harris Academy FPs’ Lunch

The next Harris Academy Former Pupils’ Association Lunch is on Monday 6th March at 12 noon.
It will be held in Invercarse Hotel on Perth Road and the cost per person, payable on arrival, will be £16.00.
More information is available from the FPs’ Treasurer Freida Soutar on 562788. 
You can read more about the Harris Academy Former Pupils’ Association here.

Harris Community Swim and Sports Facilities Update

Further to my item yesterday about the Harris Academy evening classes enrolment on 11th January, residents have requested an update about the Community Swim and Sports facilities at the school.
The lease for Leisure and Culture Dundee to operate the Community Swim and Sports Facilities at Harris Academy has been progressed by Dundee City Council and Leisure and Culture Dundee.    Additionally, there were some minor works have been undertaken to allow for community access to the building.      The Harris Swim and Sports Centre will be open to the public from 16th January.
Services include :
• Adult Fitness Classes
• Children’s Activity Classes
• Fitness Suite
• Sports Hall – suitable for 5 a side Football etc.
• Gym Hall – suitable for Badminton etc.
• Dance Studio
• Family Fun Swimming
• Lane Swimming
Full details are available here.

Evening classes at Harris Academy

Harris Education and Recreation Association has re-formed, following the school moving back to Perth Road and into the new school campus, and is running a great programme of eight evening classes from early 2017.
You can read the programme here.
Details of evening classes night and enrolment night :
There will also be sports activity (including use of the swimming pool) at Harris Academy from early 2017, provided by Leisure and Culture Dundee.