Head Boy Spends Week at No. 10

Azhar Chaudry, Head Boy, has spent a week at No. 10 Downing Street in the Prime Minister’s Office. 17-year old Azhar, who has long held political ambitions, emailed No. 10 last December enquiring into the possibility of a work experience opportunity. He says, “I didn’t really expect a response and after six months of waiting, […]

BBC London Visits Quest

The Quest Academy was delighted to welcome a reporter and cameraman from BBC London News on 10th June. Head of PE, Richard Houghton was filmed taking a Year 7 football class and interviewed about his role, which is the same as that once held by Roy Hodgson, England Manager, when he taught at Monk’s Hill (one of […]

Quest Principal Tours New Building

New Building Tour May 2014

Gavin Barwell MP Visits Quest

Quest students paid host to local MP Gavin Barwell who enjoyed a guided tour of the Academy. Mr Barwell met with members of the Student Leadership Team who introduced him to a number of lessons and provided him with the opportunity to view the progress of the brand new, state-of-the-art £16 million Academy building, which […]

New Building Reaches the Top

The £16m project to rebuild The Quest Academy – Coloma Trust has reached a significant milestone as Wates Construction hosted a ‘topping out’ ceremony to mark the building being crowned with its roof. Historically held to bring luck to a new building, the topping out ceremony is held when construction of the uppermost point of […]

New Experiences at Academy Day

Quest students have experienced a day off-timetable as part of the termly Academy Day initiative. Year 7 students visited the Natural History Museum and year 9 explored the British Museum. Year 8 were involved in a full day of activities led by representatives from the London emergency services. Years 10 and 11 were engaged in […]

New Building Takes Shape

The Quest Academy’s new £16 million state-of-the-art building has begun to take shape with two ‘arms’ of the Y-shaped building clearly now laid out in steel structure. Principal, Andy Crofts, escorted a select group of students to look around the site and envisage the environment in which they will be learning this time next year. […]