The Quest Academy

Crystal Innovation Centre

A group of Year 8 students travelled to Victoria Docks to explore the Siemens Crystal Innovation centre, which is an exhibition on the future of sustainable cities.   Here they had the opportunity to explore many different exhibitions including the discovery of sustainable inventions from around the world and future solutions to the global energy […]

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You Rock, School of Rock!

A fabulous time was had by all on Academy Day when a group of us were fortunate to attend the musical School of Rock at the New Theatre, Drury Lane. By the end of the show, students where off their seats clapping and singing. The weather was on our side, albeit a little windy but […]

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Quarter-final of the Croydon Cup

The year 7 Quest Academy boys football team cemented their place in the semi-final of the Croydon Cup, beating fellow collegiate partner school Riddlesdown A 6-1 in an eagerly anticipated fixture up at Honister Heights. Quest took a quick lead when Phillip H made a marauding run from the right back position, outpacing two Riddlesdown […]

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Year 7 Rugby vs Kingsdale

The Year 7 rugby team played well but lost 20-10 against a strong Kingsdale side on Thursday. Tries from Allen and Oscar meant the scores were level with 10 minutes left. However, Kingsdale defended well and leapt on two mistakes from our defence to score two breakaway tries. We have one game left in what […]

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Quest Ski Trip Feb 2019

On Sat 16th February 2019 52 students and 7 staff met at school and boarded the coach which would take them the 812 miles down to Andorra for our first ever ski trip. We arrived at Dover ready for a 5pm ferry in high spirits, everyone was excited for what was to come over the […]

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Little Shop of Horrors

The 4th Quest Academy show was the biggest and best yet! With a smaller cast than last year, we created a tighter feeling where the group gelled quickly and there was nowhere to hide! The group have been amazing since the word “go”. Their attendance, attitude, behaviour, focus, commitment and professionalism have been ever present. We […]

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DHL Careers & Enterprise Session

Last Friday, the Academy was visited by representatives from DHL, the world’s largest logistics company, who delivered interactive careers and enterprise sessions to groups in Year 7 and Year 10. Through a range of thought-provoking and informative activities and presentations, students were able not only to see how their knowledge and skills from their Mathematics […]

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Trip to Poland

Over the weekend of the 7th-10th February a group of 16 students between Years 8-13 travelled to the historic city of Krakow, Poland, on the History Department’s annual international trip. Our visit commenced with a 3-hour guided walking tour of the cities major historic sites. In exploring the Jewish quarter, students visited some of the […]

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Year 9 Netball vs Thomas Moore

The Year 9 netball team played Thomas Moore on 12 February. The team were unbeaten going into the game and only have three fixtures remaining, currently 2nd in their league. The girls made a brilliant start in the first quarter scoring 5 goals and only conceding 2. In the second quarter the attacking pair of […]

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Under 16 Boys Rugby

The Under 16 boys’ rugby team beat Harris Crystal Palace in a thrilling game on Tuesday 12th February. The game ebbed and flowed with Harris scoring first only for Quest to hit back quickly and by half time, the score was 10-10. The second half continued similarly with some huge tackles and excellent runs with each […]

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Quest Academy 8-0 Riddlesdown B

The Year 8 Quest Academy football team continued their fine start to the league season with another convincing win, this time beating Riddlesdown B 8-0 on a mild winters evening at home. The goals came from Bislim H (2), Krisztofer K (2), Phillip H (1) Abraham Q (1), Josh T (1) and Tyrese E (1). […]

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Little Shop of Horrors is coming to town!

On Tuesday 12th, Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th February the Quest Academy will be performing Little Shop of Horrors. The show begins at 7pm and will end around 9pm. Tickets are £3 for children and £5 for adults. They are available on ParentPay and can be purchased via cash at break and lunchtime outside the […]

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