Quest Sixth Formers Visit University of Sussex

On Friday 11th December the Quest6 A level physics class took a trip to the University of Sussex physics department for a special lab day. Once there, they had a tour of the facilities and met research scientists who are working on calculating the spin of a neutron to establish why the universe contains more […]

Quest6 Students Visit to Royal Veterinary College

On Wednesday 11 November, a small group of Quest6 students took the opportunity to visit the Royal Veterinary College as part of their Night at the Vet College programme. Whilst there, they had the chance to see a dissection of ewe, close up and in person, as well as examine bones from growing animals, discuss […]

Quest Students Achieve 100% at A Level

Students at The Quest Academy have achieved a 100% pass rate at A Levels. Nearly three-quarters (73%) of all grades were A* to C and 33% were A* to B. A number of students deserve a special mention: Quest’s Head Boy, Azhar Chaudhry achieved A*, A and B (economics, German and history) and will go […]

The Quest Moves Forward With Ofsted “Good” Rating

We are delighted to report that The Quest Academy has been rated ‘Good’ in all respects by Ofsted inspectors who visited the school on 3rd and 4th June 2015. The inspector’s report commends the Academy’s “strong track record of good achievement for its students” and “increasing rates of student progress”, which are “consistently rapid compared […]

Watch Our New Sixth Form Video!

We are particularly proud of our new Sixth Form that opened in Sept 2012, called Quest6. All of the Quest6 students that graduated in the Summer of 2014 have gone on to study at university. We’re really proud of what we’ve achieved here in the last four and a half years since the Academy opened […]

Easter Holiday Revision Programme

The Easter Holiday revision programme, for Year 11s and Quest6 Sixth Form students is now available to download. Simply click here or click the link below to download a PDF of the programme.    

Quest Sixth Form Entrepreneurial Workshop

On Monday March 16th, eighteen Quest 6 students participated in a workshop aimed at inspiring young talent to start up their own businesses in Croydon. The workshop was run by the young start-up talent entrepreneurial initiative; a group aimed at “encouraging 16-25 year olds to start their own business. The process is a chance for […]

Quest Sixth Formers Join Prestigious Programme

Five of Quest’s Sixth Form students have been accepted onto the Social Mobility Foundation Aspiring Professionals Programme for 2015/16. The programme gives the students access to a range of exciting opportunities including a mentoring programming, internships and university visits. The Social Mobility Foundation’s (SMF) work is extremely well regarded and influential. Elite university entry amongst […]

Quest in top 12% for ‘Value Added’

Quest6, the Quest Academy’s Sixth Form in Croydon, is not yet three years old but is already making a name for itself in the Borough. Quest6 has recently been recognised for its ‘Value Added’ score, which places it in the top 12% of all state-funded A-level providers in England. The Quest Academy’s sponsor, Coloma Convent Girls’ School, […]

Q6 students research attitudes to science

A group of Quest6 Year 12 students left the Quest Academy on Tuesday 13th January to complete some research into public attitudes of science. They travelled to central Croydon and asked questions to members of the public including:- Do scientists impact your life? Do you trust scientists? Do scientists all wear lab coats? The following day […]