All in all, the 2016-17 season was a little disappointing for the Year 8 boys’ team. They played some fantastic rugby at times and should be very proud of their efforts but came up short in some close matches. What has been really positive is the increased level of interest from the year group with more boys […]
It’s been a turbulent season for the fledgling Year 7 rugby team, who over the course of their short playing career have demonstrated a serious amount of grit, athleticism and not least rugby talent. Training started early in the Autumn term and the boys were quick to find their feet on the pitch, despite few […]
Every Monday, Mr Bevan takes a number of students in Years 7-10 to Addington Court Golf Centre for some lessons from experienced golf professional, Alex Macgregor. The students have learnt everything from driving to putting, have played on the course and even had a go at footgolf! The sessions have been thoroughly enjoyable and the […]
An excellent first season for the Year 7 boys’ football team. After winning the majority of their matches it is evident that they have gelled well together as a team, leaving a positive outlook for their next few seasons here at The Quest Academy.
The U16 girls’ team often attended fixtures with the bare 11 but demonstrated some excellent hard work and determination during their games. Specifically Lauren Apps who showed great skill and composure on the ball in both the attacking and defensive area throughout the season.
On Thursday 16th March, Mr Bevan took a group of six Year 10/11 students to help at the London Youth Games Rugby finals. The students supported with the running of the primary school event, they were a credit to the academy and worked incredibly hard all day. The students who attended were: Daniel Ankomah, Bryant […]
The Year 8 Girls netball team have had a particularly successful season. They have played every fixture in the league except one. The other school were unable to arrange a date to suit. The squad have been committed to training regularly and have even dealt with a few injury problems meaning some change to their positions. […]
On Tuesday the 6th December, a mixture of Year 8s and 9s Sports Leaders travelled to Forestdale Primary School for a Pupil Premium sports festival where they conducted various activities for the children. Even though it was cold, it was still a very enjoyable day for both the leaders and the children. A successful event […]
The day began with a multi-sports festival in which nearly 600 pupils partook in 7 different activities; football, rounders, cricket, basketball, dance, chess and netball. These activities were played in excellent spirit and hard fought throughout. Well done to all of those who took part. In the afternoon was the ‘traditional’ athletics inter-house competition, featuring […]
Six Year 10 students went to Crystal Palace National Sports Centre to volunteer as FanFest volunteers for part of the week of London Youth Games. There were over 900 primary school students at the sports centre taking part in various matches and sporting activities. The day started at 9.15am where the students had the chance […]